Let’s Have Another SharePoint Failure! #sharepoint #office365 #culture #failure

Michael Sampson - Currents

– the use of SharePoint takes place within a group of people working at an organisation that has a particular culture. The firm is moving to Office 365, from an on-premises Exchange, Lync, and SharePoint environment. The firm has been using SharePoint for many years, and has had three major SharePoint deployments over the past decade. All three of the SharePoint deployments have been considered a failure.

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Your Future with SharePoint? Looking Back

Michael Sampson - Currents

A few weeks ago I presented the opening keynote at Congres SharePoint 2016 in the Netherlands. The keynote played off Microsoft’s re-embrace of SharePoint this year (e.g., The Future of SharePoint! ) and was entitled “Your Future with SharePoint?”

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News Roundup – Microsoft SharePoint Conference 2014

Michael Sampson - Currents

I know the Microsoft SharePoint Conference 2014 in Las Vegas was over a month ago, but here’s the news I saw coming out from the show (or a bit after). Nintex’s 1000 Cloud Customers … Nintex announced that over 1000 customers are using its cloud-based tools for Office 365 and other cloud-based services. In its embedded form within SharePoint and Qumu’s Video Control Center 7.0, ” K2 for SharePoint was released at the end of March 2014.

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Opening Keynote at the SharePoint Conference in Auckland

Michael Sampson - Currents

Day one of the SharePoint Conference in Auckland is kicking off, with a two-hour Microsoft keynote. This is why you should be using the Microsoft cloud.” conclusion: “This is the Microsoft cloud. Could this be your cloud?”

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Novell Vibe - A New Cloud Based Social Collaboration Platform #novell #collaboration

Michael Sampson - Currents

Novell announced the general availability of Novell Vibe , its new cloud-based social collaboration platform: " Novell today announced the general availability of Novell Vibe™ Cloud, the first secure, real-time, web-based social collaboration platform for the enterprise.

SpringCM Moves Beyond Content Management

Portals and KM

SpringCM Cloud provides an robust enterprise content management platform. It was founded in 2005 by some industry veterans who wanted to go beyond traditional on-premise content management. The cloud is transforming many software apps.

Productivity Roadshow in March 2015, with ShareThePoint in New Zealand

Michael Sampson - Currents

Debbie Ireland and members of her team at ShareThePoint are touring the country with a SharePoint roadshow in March. What does moving to the cloud mean for your business? (20 A brief and simple overview of cloud options available to you including; Hosting , Office 365, Keeping your internal Servers, Azure. SharePoint Capability (45 minutes). ?Real ShareThePoint runs the SharePoint Conference in New Zealand, Australia, and Singapore each year.

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Community management: The 'essential' capability of successful Enterprise 2.0 efforts | ZDNet

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Community management: The essential capability of successful Enterprise 2.0 efforts By Dion Hinchcliffe | September 28, 2009, 2:21pm PDT Summary It’s not a skill that’s been widely understood until quite recently, however community management has begun to move to the forefront of discussions about enterprise social computing as the use of social tools begins to climb the maturity curve. Community management itself can be sensitive subject in the social media arena.

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What Makes A Successful Community Manager? - The BrainYard - InformationWeek

John Tropea - Delicious Community

What Makes A Successful Community Manager? Community managers greatest weapons are the relationships they build, the connections they make, and the advocates they empower through engagement with and collaboration in the very communities they manage. While you need many different types of participants to make a community successful, the one that is often overlooked--and yet paramount to the success of the community--is the community manager. Cloud Connect.

Five Realities of Enterprise Collaboration & Technology - Managing Technology - Dennis D. McDonald's Web Site

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Home Innovation Customer Comm Collaboration Metrics eGovernment Project Management Procurement Mobility Reviews Dennis D. McDonald's Web Site is (mostly) about technology and how people manage, collaborate, innovate, & communicate. Twitter LinkedIn YouTube MANAGEMENT.

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Share2011 - The Seven Most Important SharePoint Success Factors (Richard Harbridge, Allin Consulting)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Richard Harbridge: 7 SharePoint Success Factors View more presentations from SharePoint Saturday NY. In the first session after lunch (I need a black shirt for lunch at this conference, not a white shirt), Richard Harbridge from Allin Consulting is talking about SharePoint success.

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When a Client Only Wants Part of Office 365

Michael Sampson - Currents

– has standardised on a non-Microsoft document and content management system. – is trending in the direction of cloud-only infrastructure. OOS is designed to work with SharePoint Server 2016, Exchange Server 2016 and Skype for Business Server 2015. It is also backwards compatible with SharePoint Server 2013, Lync Server 2013 and, in some scenarios, with Exchange Server 2013. Not all clients want to buy into the complete service offering that is Office 365.

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harmon.ie Connect Integrates with SharePoint

Portals and KM

for Office 2013 Simplifies SharePoint Access in the Cloud and Elsewhere and harmon.ie Mobile Brings SharePoint to the iPad ). Connect™ for SharePoint. Today workers often collaborate with colleagues in the office via email, which they can supplement with SharePoint, IM, unified communications and other social apps. For example, simply connect to SharePoint sites or follow documents on the desktop and these become available on SharePoint for iPad.

Colligo's White Paper on SharePoint Adoption

Michael Sampson - Currents

Colligo Networks recently published a white paper, SharePoint, ECM, and Cloud Storage Adoption (PDF). The findings in the white paper come from a survey of over 750 SharePoint professionals - the survey base is important to remember when reading the results.

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RIM BlackBerry Business Cloud Services for Microsoft Office 365

Michael Sampson - Currents

Research In Motion announced BlackBerry Business Cloud Services for Microsoft Office 365 : ". a new RIM-hosted online service for midsized businesses and enterprises that extends Microsoft Exchange Online to BlackBerry® smartphones, and allows organizations to self-manage their BlackBerry deployments in the cloud.

Introducing SharePoint Writer

Collaborative Thinking

OK, so that product does not exist - not today, and perhaps not even tomorrow (in a SharePoint 2010 timeframe). As Microsoft begins its marketing campaign for SharePoint 2010, one of the key focus areas will be social computing. Windows Live Writer for SharePoint) but I think a specific version with extensions that make it more appealing to SharePoint environments (e.g., could help alleviate some management concerns regarding employee blogging.

News from the SharePoint Conference 2012

Michael Sampson - Currents

Microsoft is hosting the SharePoint Conference 2012 this week in Las Vegas. Here's some of the news I noted that was timed to coincide with the conference: AvePoint DocAve Analytics for SharePoint. AvePoint released a new Windows 8 app that takes data from DocAve Report Center to create a graphical dashboard displaying what's going on with the SharePoint team sites a user manages. Nintex for SharePoint 2013. Conference Notes SharePoint

Productivity Delivered (Share 2012, Atlanta) #share2012 @sharepoint

Michael Sampson - Currents

Gideon Bibliowicz, Senior Product Manager from Microsoft is talking about "Productivity Delivered." Gideon is now in the SharePoint product team, but spent 14 years in IT in the Israeli army earlier in his career. Was involved in developing a medical system in SharePoint. people don't know enough about what SharePoint can do. 67% of our enterprise customers have deployed SharePoint for everyone. partners are available to help make SharePoint successful. -.

SharePoint 2009 Conference: Morning Keynotes

Collaborative Thinking

SharePoint is at the center of intranet, Internet, etc. Synergies with SharePoint Workspace (Groove recast for SharePoint with improved offline support). What is SharePoint? Collaboration, analytics, social networking, content management, portal, workflow, etc etc. Want to someday bring SharePoint to consumer market. Many more templates within Visual Studio specific to SharePoint. SharePoint Server For Internet Sites. SharePoint Server.

Collaborative Thinking: Tag Clouds: Patterns As Well As Folksonomy

Collaborative Thinking

Acquisition Might Mean To Microsoft | Main | The Value Of Being A "Generalist" » February 02, 2008 Tag Clouds: Patterns As Well As Folksonomy Imagine having such a tool available within productivity tools, content systems, media players and browsers to generate this type of visualization in an on-demand manner to better highlight patterns and themes (in this case, speeches). Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « What A Yahoo!

Harmon.ie Provides Social Email to Push Enterprise Collaboration Adoption

Portals and KM

  These include bringing central components of SharePoint into both Outlook and Lotus Notes. SharePoint’s adoption by IT departments has been pervasive with close to 80% of the enterprise collaboration market.  This capability appears as a side bar within SharePoint.

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Integrating Alfresco with Office Online in Office 365 – Options?

Michael Sampson - Currents

Alfresco is an enterprise content management and business process management vendor. Over the years, the firm has matured its offerings, and of specific interest in this post, has inserted itself into firms as a SharePoint replacement (for some SharePoint functions).

SharePoint Census 2011: State of the Market (an Azaleos White Paper)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Azaleos released a white paper on the state of the market for SharePoint in 2011. The white paper was commissioned research put together by Osterman Research: " In this update and extension to an earlier survey Osterman Research conducted an in-depth survey of SharePoint-enabled organizations. The project examines the state of the SharePoint market adoption and management trends, and explores key corporate challenges such as, costs and other issues surrounding the use of SharePoint.

NewsGator's Social Sites ™ Brings Comprehensive Enterprise Social Networking to SharePoint

Portals and KM

Holston, their President and CEO, and Ashley Roach, Product Manager,about their comprehensive offering. After they moved more broadly into the enterprise social networking space, Microsoft asked them to focus their application suite on making SharePoint a better social computing platform.

Conference Notes - Day 1 of New Zealand SharePoint Conference 2010

Michael Sampson - Currents

Day 1 of the 2010 New Zealand SharePoint Conference was today. I went mainly to the business sessions; here's some notes: Ryan Duguid, the Senior Product Manager for SharePoint ECM from Microsoft Redmond, gave the opening keynote. He did an overview of the "new" SharePoint. or really, the continuation of the SharePoint story. Daniel MacPherson from zevenseans spoke about social computing in SharePoint 2010, and some pointers on adoption.

InnovationSpigit Provides Enhanced Innovation Management

Portals and KM

InnovationSpigit is a community platform offered by Spigit that uses the concept of market dynamics to manage the innovation process and engage employees in this effort. First, there is complete idea and innovation management.

The Connection Between Metadata, Social Tools, and Personal Productivity (Christian Buckley, Axceler) - Share 2012, Atlanta

Michael Sampson - Currents

Note that Christian is one of the co-authors of Microsoft SharePoint 2010: Creating and Implementing Real-World Projects. Key points: - is a Microsoft SharePoint Server MVP. question: how productive are your end users on SharePoint? -. for one team at Axceler, the use of a particular SharePoint 2007 site is optimally aligned with how they work. Are not changing them over to SharePoint 2010. - people who don't have visibility, will blame SharePoint.

Response to "SharePoint 2007: Gateway Drug to Enterprise Social Tools"

Michael Sampson - Currents

Last week Thomas Vander Wal trashed SharePoint as an enterprise social computing platform in a blog post entitled SharePoint 2007: Gateway Drug to Enterprise Social Tools. He ultimately concluded that SharePoint failed for enterprise 2.0. If an organization has purchased and installed SharePoint without a proper technical due diligence about what it can do and can’t do in the “enterprise 2.0” Pillar 6 (action management). SharePoint 2010 is coming.

Notes on “Power BI – What Is It, How it Works, and Why it Matters” (John White)

Michael Sampson - Currents

The second day of the Australian SharePoint Conference 2014 is kicking off. In a Microsoft world, ETL is done by SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS), storage in SQL Server DB with SQL Server Analysis Services, and design and visualization through Reporting Services (SRSS, on SQL Server), SharePoint (Excel Services, PowerPivot for SharePoint, SSRS SharePoint Mode, and PerformancePoint), or Excel.

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Open Letter – Take a Strategic Approach to the Use of Microsoft Office 365

Michael Sampson - Currents

Microsoft Office 365 offers a collection of software applications for various user devices plus an array of cloud-delivered online services to both power and complement any installed software. In totality, Office 365 offers a compelling proposition to organisations that want advanced systems for productivity and collaboration without the responsibility to deploy and manage software and servers in an on-premises model.

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SpringCM Enhances Its Mobile Capabilities and Offers Enhanced Support for Salesforce.com

Portals and KM

SpringCM provides a cloud based enterprise content management platform. It was founded in 2005 and I have covered it before (see SpringCM Goes Beyond Content Management ). I like their more to integrate with the most prevalent cloud based CRM system.

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Building Great Enterprise 2.0 Communities

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Document Management. Digital Asset Management. Nuxeo Document Management. Doc Management List. Document Management. SharePoint Best Practices. What is SharePoint 2010? Not Sitting at the Grown-Ups Table: The Problem with Records Management. The 5 Deadly Sins of SharePoint in the Enterprise. Phrases like "the cloud," "web service" and "web 2.0" Account Manager in Dublin at TerminalFour.

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The Essence of Collaboration Is Selfishness - Gartner Blog Network

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Managing VP. More in general, case managers, procurement officers, tax agents, and so forth, are compensated for doing their job and measured according to how productive and effective they are. For instance, when I did user research for building a new, more collaborative intranet years ago, believe me: I heard a lot of stories from all levels of organizations about Sharepoint, Jive, Socialtext, Yammer, MediaWiki, Newsgator, etc.) Security & Risk Management Summit.

Collaboration Personas - A Novel Perspective on User-Centric Collaboration

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Document Management. Digital Asset Management. Nuxeo Document Management. Doc Management List. Document Management. SharePoint Best Practices. What is SharePoint 2010? The Art of SharePoint Success: 10 Reasons Why SharePoint Projects Fail. Business Manager at Acer. Services Project Manager at Microsoft. Technical Campaign Manager at MoveOn.org. Two Weeks Away: SharePoint Conference 2011 #spc11. about us.

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CleverWorkarounds » The facets of collaboration Part 2–Enter the matrix!

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

We then asked some deep and ponderous questions, before meeting Robot Barbie and the crazy world of SharePoint Robot Barbie solutions. A SharePoint project team is a good example of this, because of the multidisciplinary skill set required to deliver it. document management.

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The True Nature of a Social Intranet

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

about us | research resources | contact us | advertise here Newsletter Latest News Features Interviews Product Reviews Web CMS Enterprise CMS Document Management Web Engagement Digital Asset Management Web Publishing Enterprise 2.0 Upcoming Events View Upcoming Events Add Your Event Events RSS Feed Reviews View All CMS Reviews Jobs View Jobs Post a Job Jobs RSS Feed Hot Topics: Enterprise CMS Web CMS Mobile Web Engagement Enterprise Collaboration SharePoint Enterprise 2.0

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Employee Engagement Affects Collaboration

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Document Management. Digital Asset Management. Nuxeo Document Management. Doc Management List. Document Management. SharePoint Best Practices. What is SharePoint 2010? The Art of SharePoint Success: 10 Reasons Why SharePoint Projects Fail. HP to Use OpenStack for Cloud Services Project. Related Articles: MindManager 2012: Decision Analysis & Dynamic SharePoint Integration. Project Manager at LBi Health. about us.

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BroadVision’s Clearvale Offers Integrated Enterprise Social Networking Platform

Portals and KM

  The cloud has arrived along with the move of social networking from the Web to the enterprise, resulting in enterprise 2.0.    You can create separate networks for each group but manage them as an integrated system.

My Favorite Tweets for February 1 – 15 2011

Portals and KM

from @ attspin : Why hard to socialize on SharePoint? Future of Change Management: 5 trends [link]. review - Lotusphere 2011: Social business + cloud top agenda [link] #ls11 via [link]. Here is another in a series of posts that provide access to my favorite tweets that contain links to useful information.    Some of these I did to link to things I found useful and others are RTs that I want to save for the same reason.

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Collaborative Note-Taking and Research Patterns - Three Architectural Options

Michael Sampson - Currents

Because we’ve known for decades now that knowledge management initiatives only succeed if users are both contributors and consumers of information. The loosely coupled cloud-based knowledgebase architecture. I don't see a future role for the Groove component of SharePoint Workspace 2010, which calls into question Tim's "loosely coupled peer-to-peer" option. In SharePoint Workspace 2010, you can have SharePoint workspaces and Groove workspaces.