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


While an understanding of how the SharePoint interface works is crucial in order to make the most of it, the reality is that too many training programs place too much emphases on it. A recent article on Gartner points out … Read More


In early August, Microsoft announced that the Office Store was open for business. The new store will act as an app marketplace for the 2013 versions of Office and SharePoint. The store is currently open in “preview mode” so that … Read More


Microsoft recently demoed a set of tools under the working title “Napa.” The toolset will allow companies to combine the next versions of SharePoint and Office with the app market. Apps produced for the upcoming Cloud App Model will make … Read More


Microsoft recently gave away some of the changes that will be incorporated into SharePoint 2013 and Microsoft Office 2013. Here are a few of those changes:

 PowerPivot – PowerPivot’s capabilities will be dramatically improved upon in the updated versions of … Read More


As you would expect, Microsoft is responding to dramatic changes in the software landscape, particularly the growing importance of social technologies. As part of this, the 2013 edition of SharePoint will have  several new features, and Microsoft recently reported on … Read More


This month all the buzz has been about SharePoint vNext. Microsoft has now released a “Preview” of SharePoint 2013. It boasts a sleek new UI and some fancy integrations with Exchange mailboxes, other social media websites, and a new App Read More


While the big news items around SharePoint 2013 tend to center around social collaboration, the new SharePoint has a whole lot more to offer – easier content management for starters.

Whether you are using SharePoint for an Internet, intranet, or … Read More


Pharmica Consulting is considered by most to be the leader in SharePoint for the life science industry. It’s seventh SharePoint Conference will be held on October 4, 2012, in San Diego. The day-long conference has become famous for drawing Read More


While upgrading or migrating to a new version of SharePoint can be time consuming, it is often worth the effort. That said, sometimes it’s difficult to know where to start. For an in depth description of the process, you can Read More