I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: SharePoint not only enables collaboration, it collaborates too.

There is a tremendous amount of power to be gained by connecting SharePoint with other business management applications. When those applications are Microsoft … Read More


I frequently get asked “What is SharePoint?” or “What does SharePoint do?”.

The short answer is that it is a collaboration portal solution that can connect people to their teams, organizations, customers, documents and more. But that description barely even … Read More


Regardless of how much training you get ahead of time or how much research you’ve done, once you get into the day-to-day use of a new technology solution, there will come a time when you’ll have a quick question or … Read More


There are a lot of horror stories about lengthy, in-depth, and expensive SharePoint deployments.  They are easy to find and can be very intimidating if you are considering a SharePoint solution.  However, those stories are the exception, not the rule.… Read More


About a year and a half ago, Microsoft introduced the concept of Business-Critical SharePoint (BCSP) which involves the integration of SharePoint with Line-of-Business (LOB) applications to connect people throughout an organization to the data.  BCSP solutions extend and automate critical … Read More


If you are using SharePoint for your intranet or employee portal, you know how valuable it is for sharing documents and data. But did you know that it can also share and display data in meaningful ways to individuals across … Read More


The single biggest question people have been asking me about SharePoint 2010 is “should I use SharePoint Search or FAST Search?”.  Many people wondered why they should have to pay more for top-quality search tools.

Well, all of the … Read More


Previously you could store, share, and sync personal files in Microsoft SkyDrive and do the same with professional files in your “Shared Documents” in SharePoint.  In SharePoint 2013, that capability is coming together in SkyDrive Pro.

In the … Read More


One of the most powerful capabilities of SharePoint that can improve collaboration and efficiency is its search tool. While it isn’t perfect, many users forget that the system it replaced (folders with no search capability), was essentially useless as a … Read More


Well, it may not be a question as old as time like its chicken and egg counterpart, but this is an important topic to consider whether you are embarking on a new SharePoint implementation or wondering how your SharePoint project … Read More