Category: WorkFlow

The essence of a WorkFlow is the progression of steps (tasks, events, interactions) that comprise a work process, which involve two or more persons and creates or add value to the organisation’s activities. In a sequential workflow, each step is dependent on occurrence of the previous step; in a parallel workflow, two or more steps can occur concurrently.

As you can imagine, these can can get quite complicated rather quickly. Naturally, you are going to need help in depicting a sequence of operations, the work of a person or group, the work of an organisation of staff, or one or more simple or complex mechanisms.

Therefore, this category is full of handy tips, tricks, advise. Check out some of the Step by Step blogs or learn from our eBooks, how to videos and webinars.

No Email: Exformatics Ditch Internal Emails
No Email: Exformatics Ditch Internal Emails
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Software developer Exformatics have abolished internal emails. Inefficiency and lack of knowledge sharing put more emphasis on social media, mobile applications and digital workflows and tasks. New Year’s resolutions normally concerns exercise, weight loss and a farewell to bad habits.

How a Pharmaceutical Company Improved Document Management with Ontolica
How a Pharmaceutical Company Improved Document Management with Ontolica
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More than 500,000 enterprise clients in 25 nations use Ontolica. What is the reason for its escalating global reputation? Online search effectively unlocks the business processes a client wants driven from their website. Ontolica’s ability to generate search optimized SharePoint workflows allowed Ironwood Pharmaceuticals to manage nuanced search experiences, while delivering direct marketing/segmentation data. The seamless content aggregation was both flexible and automated. Ironwood was able to streamline its promotional presentation using Ontolica with Nintex and HighPoint Solutions.

Video: SharePoint Designer 2010 Workflows with InfoPath 2010 forms and Visio Modeling
Video: SharePoint Designer 2010 Workflows with InfoPath 2010 forms and Visio Modeling
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InfoPath forms are a great way to capture information from a user. They can be presented to the user as a web form right within a SharePoint site. User can fill out the form and it gets submitted to the form library in your site. The form library then has the capability to route that form for approval using a workflow. SharePoint Designer can be used to create that workflow. Workflows can also be modeled in Visio and then transferred to SharePoint Designer. All of this and more is demonstrated in this video.

eBook Series Continues
eBook Series Continues
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Last month we featured Chapter 1 “Building a Perfect Test Environment for SharePoint Server 2010” by Shane Young. So we are delighted to present our featured eBook Chapter10 “Automating Business Processes” from the book “Real World SharePoint 2010: Indispensable Experiences from 22 MVP’s”.

SharePoint Designer 2010 Workflows
SharePoint Designer 2010 Workflows
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Automating your business processes is obviously an essential part of SharePoint. SharePoint 2010 provides us with multiple ways in which we can implement this automation – using workflows. This beginner-level article is to help you get started with this functionality. Check out the resources cited at the end of the article to continue your journey.

The Nintex Workflow Platform Preview for SharePoint 2013: What it Is, What it Does, and What it Means to You
Webinars

Webinar Summary: The Nintex Workflow Platform Preview for SharePoint 2013 was one of the first apps to arrive at its SharePoint Store. Mike Fitzmaurice, Nintex’s Vice President of Product Technology, and Richard Riley, Director of Product Marketing for SharePoint at Microsoft, presented this webinar in August 2012 and covered: What SharePoint 2013 offers to application… READ MORE

Dell SharePoint Infrastructure Optimization with AvePoint
Dell SharePoint Infrastructure Optimization with AvePoint
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This white paper provides an overview of Dell’s SharePoint Infrastructure Optimization solution. Details of the solution stack, which includes components of AvePoint’s DocAve Software Platform and Dell hardware components, are discussed along with the set of functional and performance tests that were used to verify the solution.

SharePoint 2013 for the Decision Maker
SharePoint 2013 for the Decision Maker
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Microsoft unveiled Office 2013, including SharePoint 2013, the newest versions of Office 365, and all other related products. It’s been a huge week in the Twittersphere and blogosphere.
There’s little that hasn’t been said already about the new products and their features. There are even blogs describing, in detail, deployment and implementation procedures. Perhaps the perspective I can provide that’s unique is to tell you what I am telling C- and D- level executives, as well as IT Pros and Devs, about what all of this means to your business and the choices you need to make.