SharePoint Configuration Management

SharePoint Configuration Management

Platform Governance is there to help bridge the communications gap between the business and technological groups; ensure ROI, mitigate risks associated with IT Projects impacting SharePoint, and provide a key cog for SharePoint Service Delivery, capability of service....
Renewed into my SIXTH year as an MVP

Renewed into my SIXTH year as an MVP

Am pretty humbled and pleased as punch to be renewed today, July 1st 2016, as a SharePoint MVP for the SIXTH 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...
Cyber Security – a Service Delivery Context

Cyber Security – a Service Delivery Context

Cyber security is about data loss prevention, detection and response. Service delivery includes ensuring the protection and managing the integrity of content through its lifecycle. This is cross platform, and cross industry, so in relation to whether you are using...
Service Delivery and Automation

Service Delivery and Automation

Oh yes, I love automation. Having a mountain of robots, and building them (especially my DR Who full sized dalek), fascinates me in the wonder how invented things can move without human intervention (except I suppose the dalek because I will be driving it –...
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...
Office365 Service Status and SharePoint support

Office365 Service Status and SharePoint support

Am checking up on a friend who is using Office 365 within a team of 20 people, mainly for SharePoint 2013, and who relies on SharePoint support provided externally. My friend stated they want to ramp up the usage, but were concerned about service availability, and...
Software Development Journal – A Call for Articles

Software Development Journal – A Call for Articles

I’d like to bring to your attention to a great journal called the ‘Software Development Practice’ of which I am an Editorial Board member. This journals readership is worldwide and run by the Institute of Analysts and Programmers (IAP). Am making a...
Security in Office 365 Whitepaper available

Security in Office 365 Whitepaper available

Last week, I attended a great Microsoft session concerning Compliance and Data Protection across the Office products, focusing on Archiving, Retention / Hold, Discovery and Data Loss Protection concerning compliance in 2013 products. I mentioned that I have clients...