A successful SharePoint architect or developer needs the same qualities that a good fantasy-football GM does. Here are some tips for how to improve your skills at working with SharePoint (and--maybe--improve your fantasy football team in the process)....More
Microsoft has to work harder than ever to defend itself against competitors in the new world of services. Google, particularly, presents a case study in both the opportunities and the challenges Microsoft faces....More
Microsoft SharePoint Conference is taking place in Las Vegas March, 2014--are you ready? You might want to attend these on-premises developer sessions for SharePoint. Here's advice and resources for preparing for those SPC14 sessions....More
This three-session boot camp will cover the key concepts required to fully design highly available, redundant, and high-performance SharePoint 2013 and SQL Server 2012 environments. Colin Spence will share design approaches and best practices that have been successfully employed with clients for SharePoint 2013 implementations.
SharePoint is a mission-critical application that often demands taking administration capabilities to a higher level than is currently available. It requires the ability to consistently and efficiently manage the environment as a whole....More
This whitepaper is the result of a year-long initiative to better understand governance perceptions, planning, and execution. The intent of this effort is to understand the state of SharePoint initiatives today, and to document best practices to the community....More