Service Delivery in the land of SharePoint

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SharePoint Security and helping users become more aware

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A key aspect of implementing SharePoint in an organisation is relevant to security of content. The success of SharePoint in an organisation is due not only to how comfortable users...

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Service Delivery

Office 365 Monitoring using System Centre Operations Manager

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One of the most compelling challenges for Office 365 is centralised monitoring. Those working in the SharePoint arena will know only too well importance of monitoring and reporting...

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Implementation

Implementing SharePoint – a ten step guide

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Hi there folks! Sometime ago I created a quick ten step guide and had it published on TechNet – amazed to find so much interest, and great comments! ShareGate contacted me...

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Automation

GEGetDocConfig – SharePoint tool – List Document Libraries, Structure and Security

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Challenge. You are asked to get a listing of document libraries in a site where there are email address IDs set against them. Or – you are asked to get a listing of documents...

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Recent Posts

Office 365 gets Sway!

Office 365 gets Sway!

Microsft today released a new feature for Office 365. Eligible organizations will soon have access to Sway for Office 365. Sway is an intelligent storytelling app for business that helps create content using a web-based canvas. This could prove extremely useful for those using Office 365 in education. Sway works by using a design engine helps the production of...

Implementing SharePoint – a ten step guide

Implementing SharePoint – a ten step guide

Hi there folks! Sometime ago I created a quick ten step guide and had it published on TechNet – amazed to find so much interest, and great comments! ShareGate contacted me and asked if they could turn it into an info-graphic (which looks great); now available on their site and is displayed below – enjoy! Also, check out some companion articles which...

Office 365 Monitoring using System Centre Operations Manager

Office 365 Monitoring using System Centre Operations Manager

One of the most compelling challenges for Office 365 is centralised monitoring. Those working in the SharePoint arena will know only too well importance of monitoring and reporting across the platforms they manage. This is not simply from a technical but also from proof of service; the availability and evolution of those services. Proof that, the team...

Renewed into my fifth year as an MVP

Renewed into my fifth year as an MVP

Am pretty humbled and pleased as punch to be renewed today, July 1st 2015, as a SharePoint MVP for the fifth year running. A big thanks of course goes out to all I have managed to reach out to enabling me to share my expertise with others and help individuals maximize their use of SharePoint and Office products. Of course, this works the other way around in...

See the SharePoint 2013 Deployment guide by Microsoft

Getting hands on deployment information concerning SharePoint 2013 can be a challenge. Managed to locate this guide which is created by Microsoft detailing the...

Verifying your Domain Name with Office365 starring NSLOOKUP

Verifying your Domain Name with Office365 starring NSLOOKUP

Had some fun trying to get a domain validated with Office365. Here’s the issue. When going for validation, you will be given instructions on setting a TXT or MX record and will be given a validation code to enter with your provider. If the provider given on the page is not yours you could then take a look at the help screen that gives more details and...

Office 365 Public Roadmap is a key service delivery tool

Office 365 Public Roadmap is a key service delivery tool

Being an Office 365 administrator is challenging. Simply being on top of the changes in Office365 would be difficult in the extreme, simply because you may need to feed into more than one client, and trying to pass information directly to them in their form may be challenging. The key focus of service delivery is repeatability; the attempt to apply one solution...

Register to attend the Microsoft MVP Virtual Conference

Register to attend the Microsoft MVP Virtual Conference

Hi All – I wanted to let you know about a great free event that Microsoft and the MVPs are putting on, May 14th & 15th.  Join Microsoft MVPs from the Americas’ region as they share their knowledge and real-world expertise during a free event, the MVP Virtual Conference. The MVP Virtual Conference will showcase 95 sessions of content for IT Pros,...

Understanding Training Options around SharePoint…

Understanding Training Options around SharePoint…

Welcome to an article which goes into the land of SharePoint Training. This attempts to examine various levels of training and how they can and are being mapped to SharePoint information workers, irrespective of whether they are SharePoint on-premise, or SharePoint through Office365. Please note, that whilst I go into some detail on training delivery that I am...

Office 365 Customer Success Centre Available

Office 365 Customer Success Centre Available

When delivering an Office 365 service, you will need to ensure that the customer has access to resources to help them understand and get up to speed. As seen with SharePoint ‘getting the users on-board’, there is always a danger of ‘recreating’ adoption content, simply because information is non-centralised – that also means having...