Monday, March 20 was the first day of spring in 2017. In literature and mythology, spring is considered a time of rebirth, renewal, and new beginnings. Fittingly then, it was also the first day at my new job as Principal Continue reading Goodbye Consulting, Hello Office 365 Adoption!
In the February 2017 Office 365 Adoption User Group (Chicago Chapter) meeting, Peter Walke from Microsoft presented on how to cope with Office 365 constantly changing. Here are six resources he called out in particular. The Office 365 Roadmap. The Roadmap Continue reading Six Office 365 Change Management Resources
Here are all the slides and videos from the Azure and the Modern Datacenter conference on April 7, 2016. Keynote: Why the Cloud will Change Your Life Brian Lewis Slides Video is below. Azure Network Infrastructure Michael Blumenthal Slides Demo Videos Continue reading Azure and the Modern Datacenter – Slides and Videos
Does your organization allow the use of Add-ins in its Office 365 SharePoint Online tenant? Some do and some don’t, and one of the reasons that some organizations don’t permit them is that they can break unexpectedly. Let’s talk briefly Continue reading Planning for SharePoint Online Add-in App Fragility
Here’s a quick list of Azure resources for startups. BizSpark is the program for providing startups with free Microsoft software, including Azure. http://www.microsoft.com/bizspark/ The Let’s Dev This Cloud event series, also known as the Azure Dev Camp, is described here: Continue reading Azure Resources for Startups
In the last few weeks, I’ve had two site owners come to me in a panic when they found a document library frequently used by their team was unexpectedly EMPTY! In both cases, none of the site members had “gone Continue reading Unexpected Empty Libraries
I had the honor of being selected to speak at That Conference 2015 – yes, the conference is really named “That Conference”. The conference was August 10-12, with some pre-conference activities over the weekend. It’s the only IT conference that Continue reading That Conference 2015 Recap
I’ve just had a blog post published on the Microsoft Partner Network Blog Although it’s just me listed as the author, there were a number of people that contributed to the article. It actually started out as a pair of Continue reading New blog post on the Microsoft Partner Network blog!
For many Microsoft products and services, Microsoft runs a UserVoice forum to collect feedback on that product or service. In a UserVoice forum, people post suggestions or complaints and other people can vote up those pieces of feedback by giving Continue reading Let your voice be heard! Providing feedback to Microsoft
Currently (Feb 26, 2015), the Client Side Object Model (CSOM) for SharePoint does not provide the same functionality as the Server Side Object Model (SSOM, also knows as the SharePoint API). Some of the gaps are glaring, and particularly frustrating Continue reading Why having SPWeb.RequestAccessEmail in CSOM is important