Getting ahead means harnessing & coordinating ideas from the best experts inside and outside your organization. But creating and securing high-performing collaborative digital work environments is the challenge of our time.
Increasingly, people are looking to build a new business structure using cloud-based platforms. In this session, you will learn how you can use Office 365 to start and run a new company. You will learn about the registration process, online web presence, managing corporate data and your domain. The topics will be relevant to those… READ MORE
Web templates, first introduced in SharePoint 2010, provide acompelling deployment model for your custom SharePoint solutions, both to an on-premise deployment and to Office 365. Learn about the key capabilities offered by Web templates and follow various samples which will demonstrate different deployment scenarios, along with best practices and common pitfalls of developing web templates.… READ MORE
Cloud Computing is a trend. Companies can be faster, moreefficient and reduce costs. Many businesses think about cloud computing and how to integrate it into their corporate strategy; which services can be used and what questions need to be solved. In this session, I will give a brief overview about Office 365 and show real-life… READ MORE
A few months back I was given access to a Widows Azure environment through PFE. The test was to see if I could build a viable virtual environment to fully power a SharePoint 2013/2010 instance. When I say fully I mean 1-domain controller w/AD, 1-SQL Server, 1-2013 App Server, 1-2010 App Server.
During his keynote presentation at SPTechCon in February 2012, Jared Spataro, Director of SharePoint at Microsoft, announced that SharePoint 2013 was being developed using a “Cloud First” strategy. He went on to explain that as the platform reached parity with current installations, Office 365 customers could expect to have access to the benefits of new features sooner than on-premises deployments. This was a major shift for Microsoft, and for the SharePoint platform. At the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference (WPC) in Toronto in July 2012, Kurt DelBene, President of the Microsoft Office Division, announced that Office 365 is growing faster than predicted, and is likely to eclipse SharePoint as the fastest growing Microsoft offer ever.
Ever wonder What Governance Looks Like in the Cloud? To start, as cloud-based collaboration becomes a reality, what impact does this have on Governance plans and strategies? The pressure on businesses to optimize the productivity power of the Cloud, yet also retain a well-controlled, governed platform is considerable. In the fifth webinar in the ‘Governance Rules!’… READ MORE
In April 2011, Microsoft launched Office 365 – a comprehensive set of Software as a Service (SaaS) solutions that allow any organization to obtain hosted, cloud-based access to Exchange, Lync, Office Web Applications – and SharePoint Online. All offer guaranteed uptime, fault tolerance, contractual service levels and clear, predictable pricing.