Improving SharePoint Lists – Roadmap 2018

Michael Sampson - Currents

Microsoft used the recent SharePoint Conference to introduce numerous improvements to SharePoint lists scheduled for 2018. About one third of these are available now, with the reminder scheduled to be delivered by the end of December 2018.

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Notes from the Keynote at the SharePoint Conference 2018

Michael Sampson - Currents

On the Silverside blog, I share five key takeaways from the SharePoint Conference keynote earlier this week: The SharePoint Conference North America 2018 in Las Vegas is the place to be this week if SharePoint is critical to the collaboration strategy at your organisation.

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Thinking with SAMR – SharePoint News Changes

Michael Sampson - Currents

During the keynote from the SharePoint Conference 2018 in Las Vegas yesterday, Microsoft made several announcements of new goodness coming to SharePoint. Microsoft Office 365 Microsoft SharePoint Re-Imagining Effective Work

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SharePoint Swoop – The Intranet Makeover Show

Michael Sampson - Currents

Microsoft published Season 1 of SharePoint Swoop: The Intranet Makeover Show , where three well-known MVPs swoop into an organisation for three days and make some SharePoint and Office 365 magic happen. This is Microsoft’s description: SharePoint Swoop is not a typical reality show — this new, enterprise-focused, five-part web series from Microsoft is jam-packed with fun. Office 365 and SharePoint Online enable (and demand) a new profile of the IT professional.

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E-Learning 3.0: Cloud Computing

Jenny Connected

Storing your information on OneDrive, SharePoint, or an email server is much different from keeping that data on a desktop hard drive or a USB stick. Conversation With Tony Hirst Oct 31, 2018 video We covered server virtualization with an in-depth look at using Docker to launch full web applications in just a few moments, and then looked at embedded programs in Jupyter notebooks, tying it all together with a discussion of how these might be used in the future.

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Data Residency in Office 365 – It’s Complicated

Michael Sampson - Currents

The details such as – this only applies to two groups of customers in 2018: – brand new customers who are creating a brand new tenant based in the Canadian geo; or.

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Sightedness: The Lesson

Michael Sampson - Currents

For example, if you have spent a lot of time learning the ins and outs of SharePoint, you will see the world through SharePoint shaped glasses, but for example, won’t be able see the usefulness of Yammer because you haven’t been immersed in it.

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Slinging Mud

Michael Sampson - Currents

See Seamless Teamwork (SharePoint 2007), Doing Business with IBM Connections (Connections 4.5) I was talking with a colleague last week, and asked about a recent learning and development program on change management he attended.

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Integrating Adobe with Office 365

Michael Sampson - Currents

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Information Protection: The What – Office 365 DLP

Michael Sampson - Currents

Know is about the what – the specific sensitive information types or labeled content that exist within an email being written, a document attached to an email being written, or a document being shared from SharePoint or OneDrive.

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Who Switched the Drawers?

Michael Sampson - Currents

From hiding files on a personal drive to hosting them in SharePoint or OneDrive. From relying on intentional search in SharePoint to resting with intent-aware serendipity via Delve and the Office Graph. I have 21 drawers by my office desk.

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Goals Not Tools

Michael Sampson - Currents

Several years ago at the Australian SharePoint Conference (hosted by ShareThePoint ), Lou Zulli presented a session called Making Sure That the SharePoint Solutions Your Team Has Created Don’t Go to Waste.

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Seeing With Your Eyes Closed

Michael Sampson - Currents

On one project I was going to be interviewing academics about their needs from the new SharePoint-based intranet, and the room I was given for interviews was a tutorial room at the university (think meeting room with tables down the middle and 12+ chairs).

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Marijn Somers on Change (and Progress) with Office 365

Michael Sampson - Currents

Marijn commented about his slide deck above, presented at SharePoint Saturday in Cambridge in September 2017. Earlier in the week I suggested we should use a different word instead of change. Read the whole deck, but I’m making an especial call out re Marijn’s argument around “progress” instead of “change” on slides 26-29. P.S. Slide 13 made me laugh out loud. Adoption & Effective Use Microsoft Office 365 Re-Imagining Effective Work

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Microsoft StaffHub for Frontline Workers

Michael Sampson - Currents

Microsoft offers a plethora of Office 365 apps for mobile devices: Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote), Delve, SharePoint, OneDrive, and more. On the Silverside blog, I wrote about Microsoft StaffHub: Microsoft has made significant strides in recent years addressing the needs of workers who don’t work on a computer throughout the day. Some people don’t touch a computer at work at all, and yet they still require company news, communications, and access to company resources.

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