SharePoint 2010 Service Pack 2 Available

SharePoint 2010 Service Pack 2 Available

A key aspect of service delivery is the provision of updates to the SharePoint Platform, the key ones being Service Packs. Well, Service Pack 2 for SharePoint Server 2010 is now available. The pack addresses security, stability, and performance and provides better...
What is SharePoint? Video from Microsoft!

What is SharePoint? Video from Microsoft!

Microsoft have provided a great video clip explaining what SharePoint is. I think it is a really good advert for SharePoint, but at the same time, helps you demonstrate the collaboration features that enables SharePoint to solve information and collaborative...
SharePoint 2013 – Discontinued SharePoint 2010 features

SharePoint 2013 – Discontinued SharePoint 2010 features

I’ve been getting quite a few calls from customers who are in the process of taking SharePoint 2013, who are currently SharePoint 2010 users and quite rightly concerned about what functionality is not available in SharePoint 2013. After a huge amount of hunting...
Office 365 and Office 2013 launched!

Office 365 and Office 2013 launched!

Office is definitely the topic of the moment and below is some information about this great new release along with details about the consumer and community support offerings now available.  Yesterday Microsoft reached another very exciting milestone on our journey to...
Planning Worksheets for SharePoint 2010 and SharePoint 2013

Planning Worksheets for SharePoint 2010 and SharePoint 2013

The following downloads are worksheets designed to help plan aspects of a SharePoint 2010 or a SharePoint 2013 implementation, and at the same time ensure that decisions in the design are captured.So, you should use these in conjunction with the development of the...
SharePoint Governance Guide

SharePoint Governance Guide

Not a hardware, software, or people resource solution. It is an organizational strategy and methodology for documenting and implementing business rules and controls related to your client’s data. It brings cross-functional teams together to identify data issues...
Carrying out a SharePoint Feasibility Study

Carrying out a SharePoint Feasibility Study

When getting an organization to make an investment into using SharePoint (irrespective of premise i.e. on-off, or SharePoint version), a SharePoint Feasibility Study should be carried out for them. A Feasibility Study identifies the following: What are the current...
SharePoint Delivery Planning Guide

SharePoint Delivery Planning Guide

As part of my book, SharePoint 2013 User Adoption Planning and Governance, below is a SharePoint Delivery Detail Plan. This plan encompasses the tasks required to deliver a SharePoint solution from Envision through to User Adoption. You are also able to download this...