Posts Tagged ‘SPC14’

Microsoft’s Roadmap for Social: Detailed Analysis from SPC14

Microsoft’s Roadmap for Social: Detailed Analysis from SPC14

“Work like a network.”  Spend just a few minutes at SharePoint Conference 2014 and you’re bound to hear or see this phrase sooner than later. It’s here in the keynote and it’s here in the signage.  It’s here on the lips of the Yammer and Social product marketing people I had the good fortune to […]

Getting started with Yammer is absolutely the single most important step you can take with social - Juliet Wei

SPC14: Microsoft’s Roadmap for Enterprise Social

Juliet Wei and Christopher Fiessinger, Microsoft Product Managers gave us a look into where Enterprise Social is headed.   Given the many questions on deeper integration between SharePoint and Yammer plus hoped for enhancements made this a packed session, even if it was the end of the day. They put the agenda as: Work like […]

SPC 2014: Tipping Point On-premise and Cloud

Rob Lamear, presented on the pros and cons of on-premise vs cloud.  Rather than give a one size fits all answer, he started with a series of questions and points to consider.  His first question was  on who is still running on premise: Most of the audience raised their hands.  Gartner says however that 2016 […]

Exoprise announces new CloudReady Monitor for SharePoint

Just in time for SharePoint Conference 2014, Exoprise, a provider of cloud-based monitoring, introduced its CloudReady Monitor for SharePoint. This new offering expands upon the existing Exoprise CloudReady Monitor for Office 365, giving SharePoint on-premises and SharePoint Online admins real-time visibility into site performance, allowing them to quickly identify and address issues. From the Press […]

30% of all IT spending will be in the cloud by 2020

SPC Keynote: For IT Pros

This is going to be a hard hitting session with lots of stats and lots of new features delivered rapid fire.  Hence my heavy use of bullets. 30% of all IT spending will be in the cloud by 2020.  It’s IT as a service.  Keep in mind, SharePoint is one product but there are many […]

A Microsoft partnership is about trust, control & cloud onramp

SharePoint Conference 2014 Keynote: Working With IT Professionals

Micorosft wants to partner with you.  It’s about trust, control, and the cloud onramp. Platform changes Deliver rock solid platform whether it’s on-premise or in the cloud Will do a 2015 release of SharePoint and Exchange But Cloud remains a key focus Stats 250K responses per second 400K cores 400 Petabytes of storage 20% growth […]

3.4 millions developers build solutions around SharePoint

SharePoint 2014 Keynote: Building Amazing Solutions

Quote: Norwegian write code like they win medals…………. More per person than any other country in the world.  But first some stats: 3.4 million developers build solutions around SharePoint Microsoft has two key missions in the developer community Give organizations maximum agility to meet business needs Give partners the biggest opportunity Contextual applications When building […]

SharePoint 2014: Transforming Your Work

SharePoint 2014: Transforming Your Work

Transforming work is a key theme at the conference and they spent time developing it.. The little things add up. By small means great things come to pass. Four trends that change the way people get things done. Cloud Social Mobile Big Data Microsoft has four core beliefs Future of work is about working Same […]

SharePoint 2014: President Clinton Keynote

SharePoint 2014: President Clinton Keynote

President Bill Clinton was the 42nd president of the US.   He also runs the Clinton Global Initiative. Short video on the Clinton Foundation Microsoft has been a key partner to the Clinton Foundation. They have been a part of the Global Initiative for 8 years. Microsoft’s commitments to CGI is 36 pages long When President […]

Perficient announces Rich Wood to speak at #SPC14 on Yammer

Today, Perficient announced that Rich Wood, director of Perficient’s national Microsoft web and social collaboration practice, will present on Yammer best practices at the Microsoft SharePoint Conference 2014, taking place next week, March 3-6, in Las Vegas. The Perficient Microsoft team will also be available in booth #308 to discuss all things SharePoint, and they’ll […]

SharePoint Conference 2014 - Rocket Fuel for a SharePoint Career

SharePoint Conference 2014 – Rocket Fuel for a SharePoint Career!

I’ve been going to SharePoint Conference since the 2009 iteration,  but I’ve never been so excited for an SPC as I am for this year’s version!  SPC 2014 has a lot to recommend it for anyone– from roadmap news on Yammer and Social, to a renewed content focus for on-premise and hybrid architectures, to the […]

Top 25 SharePoint Influencers #Top25sp

With the SharePoint Conference nearly upon us, Scratch Media has come out with a list of the Top 100 SharePoint Influencers in the world, and asked for votes to identify the top 25 SharePoint Influencers globally.  While there are many excellent and worthy candidates on the list, it shouldn’t include me, or my esteemed colleague, […]