Category: Solutions

Microsoft Solutions offers partners a significant professional service business specialising in core Microsoft technologies both on-premise and cloud – Exchange, Skype for business, Office365, Azure, SharePoint, System Centre as well as the core Windows server, Active Directory identity Hyper-V and desktop operating system technologies.

Everyone needs a little help sometimes to learn and understand how various and changing Microsoft technologies enhance highly experienced professionals to deliver on client requirements based on Microsoft technology needs.

Therefore, the Solutions category is full of handy tips, tricks, advise and How To videos specifically for Partner level users. Check out some of the Step by Step blogs or learn with our expert blogs, eBooks, How To videos and Webinars.

SharePoint Adoption rule #1:
SharePoint Adoption rule #1: “Forget about SharePoint”
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People are generally not interested in any kind of change, unless the change will help them do their job better, faster or easier – and very importantly – they need to feel this themselves! This is a fundamental principle of driving adoption of any kind of it system.

So where does this leave us with implementing SharePoint?

Leveraging SharePoint and Colligo to Replace Traditional Email Archiving Solutions
Leveraging SharePoint and Colligo to Replace Traditional Email Archiving Solutions
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Recently, we’ve been working with a customer on a particularly interesting use case for SharePoint that I thought others in the community might be interested in learning more about. The customer is using Zantaz (from Autonomy/HP) for email archiving with a primary focus around eDiscovery, email retention and legal hold. A number of factors are driving the review their current implementation, including its age and cost to maintain, and concerns about the recent flux in HP strategy

SharePoint Solution Architecture. Introduction and Fundamentals
SharePoint Solution Architecture. Introduction and Fundamentals
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Gain an understanding of SharePoint Solution Architecture. Introduction and Fundamentals As SharePoint evolves as a platform and organisations  application developers are challenged with bigger and greater solutions which require planning, design patterns, deployment strategies, flexible processes and a whole range of other development practices. Over recent years we’ve seen the “SharePoint Solution Architect” role emerge, grow… READ MORE

The Business Value of GSX Solutions for Organizations
The Business Value of GSX Solutions for Organizations
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SharePoint has taken the world by storm-it’s the defining collaboration and information management product on the market today. Numerous risks and issues that undermine the effective use of SharePoint for collaboration, however, have matched its rapid ascendency. These include poor integration into the enterprise information management approach, a lack of usage by business users, and team site sprawl, among others.
A new wave of collaboration software, with Microsoft SharePoint leading the charge, is being used to create better ways for people to work together in the organizations. The vision is to replace ineffective forms of communication and collaboration with more effective approaches-for example, the transition from email messages with attachments to team sites with document libraries, or the replacement of a static printed manual with a community wiki and discussion area. As these transitions begin to take hold across our organizations, and groups adopt the new ways of working together, SharePoint increasingly becomes a mission critical platform.

Is SharePoint 2010 Multilingual
Is SharePoint 2010 Multilingual
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Different Ways to Make SharePoint Multilingual
1. SharePoint 2010 alone
Is SharePoint 2010 multilingual? Is SharePoint’s new language support enough for your needs? There are two distinct ways in which SharePoint can be partly multilingual without a third party product: you can either make most of the SharePoint 2010 user interface multilingual, or you make most of its content multilingual. Notice the “or” and the “most”. These can come back to bite you.

Digital Signatures Allow CPI to Realize the Full Value of its SharePoint solution by ARX
Digital Signatures Allow CPI to Realize the Full Value of its SharePoint solution by ARX
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“Adding digital signatures to our SharePoint deployment has changed the way we’ve done business,” said Hans Christansen, CEO, CPI. “It has saved us money and significantly improved our customer service.”

At C&P Inspection (CPI), an inspection and quality assurance firm, the investment in SharePoint centered on the need to make it easier for the firm’s worldwide team of inspectors to manage reports generated at customer locations around the world. However, signature approvals required on these reports forced printed documents into the workflow, preventing CPI from leveraging the full benefits of its investment in business automation.

Businessing SharePoint
Businessing SharePoint
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INTRODUCTION
SharePoint is an excellent software platform to bring flexibility to endusers. And it is a great software development platform to create state oft he art applications, even though there are still few people out there that really grabbed the potential.

As SharePoint delivers very limited capabilities to build flexible business applications with SharePoint standard functionality, the creation of business application with SharePoint is handed over to developers – with all heavily discussed advantages and disadvantages of custom development.