Microsoft bought Yammer for a $1.2 billion price tag on June 25, 2012. This is a big move, as yet another tech startup is swallowed by a massive player in the software industry. The purchase reflects the growing importance of Read More


Recently, Caroline Marwitz discussed ten things businesses should think about before migrating their SharePoint infrastructure to the cloud. Obviously, this type of decision is a big move and it shouldn’t be taken lightly. As popular as “the cloud” is, does 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


In the race to make technology faster and packed with a broader range of features, we often forget that the primary goal, particularly with productivity software, is to make life easier. This was the original purpose of software like Microsoft … Read More


Microsoft SharePoint is all about enabling people to connect with other people and information to facilitate collaboration. It doesn’t just empower people to work together, it sets a strong example of how to collaborate itself.

One of the greatest ways … Read More


You might have heard about Microsoft Silverlight as a competitor to Adobe Flash Player. Outside of Netflix and development on Xbox Live, you probably have not thought much about it, if at all. Nevertheless, An Information Week article helps us Read More


Before Microsoft SharePoint, it may have been that many business owners did not even know what enterprise collaboration software was. Now, those same businesses can not live without it. SharePoint is the clear leader in the enterprise collaboration revolution Read More


This is a blog post that I looked forward to writing; this post deals with a problem that has plagued SharePoint Workflows when limited to using SharePoint Designer, and a solution is here now in SharePoint 2010 using Sandboxed Solutions. … Read More


Recently, Senior Director of SharePoint Product Management, Jared Spataro, hosted a live chat on Facebook to share the vision of a social enterprise that SharePoint is designed to facilitate.  Many of the questions posed to him centered on … Read More


In his article for Forbes, Mark Fidelman reveals the reason for Microsoft’s delay in jumping into the social arena with both feet.  A Harris study revealed that 75% of organizations surveyed plan to implement a social solution this year … Read More