SharePoint Requirements Analysis Guide

SharePoint Requirements Analysis Guide

SharePoint User Requirements Analysis  is vital; the corner stone in developing, deploying and providing a properly managed SharePoint environment. Because User Requirements is a very important area, you must have on board the relevant people resources that are...
How to use Service Assurance in Office365

How to use Service Assurance in Office365

One of the challenges concerning those implementing Service Delivery with Office365, is building proof that Office365 complies with regulatory standards and legislation. Service Assurance in Office365 is a primary goal, and if it vital that you understand how...
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...
Port, Pies and SharePoint Support

Port, Pies and SharePoint Support

Merry Christmas Everyone! As the seasonal period quickly approaches, the discussions concerning what happens to supporting SharePoint over the holiday either approaches, or has been covered, or even assumed.  The Christmas period is of course where your SharePoint...
Support and Recovery Assistant for Office365 available

Support and Recovery Assistant for Office365 available

Microsoft has released a tool, called SARA, that can help diagnose issues with Office 365. Currently, its configured to help setting up Outlook with Office365. SARA is the Support and Recovery Assistant for Office365, and can help diagnose issues from you entering the...
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...
Office 365 Support Information Available

Office 365 Support Information Available

For anyone working with software systems will know that there is nothing on the planet that is so completely frustrating, as a solution that does not work. Downtime leads to increased overhead costs, lost productivity, lost customer satisfaction and lost revenue. This...
Office365 for Business Public Roadmap released

Office365 for Business Public Roadmap released

Microsoft has today released the Office 365 for business public roadmap. The Office 365 for business public roadmap provides customers with a way to learn more about upcoming change and updates before the change impacts their service. Go here to see the Office365 for...
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...
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...
Get Office 365

Get Office 365

Collaborate in the cloud with Office, Exchange, SharePoint, and Lync videoconferencing.  As a Microsoft Silver Partner in Collaboration Services we are able to provide Office 365 to your organisation. At the highest level of collaboration, one is able to communicate...
Office365 Explanation

Office365 Explanation

This article describes the Office365 offering as a question / answer format. This is particularly useful when explaining exactly what Office365 is, what it entails, the costs and benefits. As a Microsoft Partner I offer Office 365 and am happy to provide...
Office365 Free Ebook Available

Office365 Free Ebook Available

There’s a nifty free eBook covering the use of Office365 now available.  As per the blog from Rosemary Caperton here:...
What is Office365

What is Office365

This article describes the Office365 offering as a question / answer format. This is particularly useful when explaining exactly what Office365 is, what it entails, the costs and benefits. Note that I offer Office 365 as a Microsoft Partner and am happy to provide...