Fpweb.net SharePoint Blog

Partner Post: Increase SharePoint User Adoption and Engagement

Published by on September 29th, 2014

Want to increase your user adoption and engagement on SharePoint? It’s easy.

WebtrendsMicrosoft SharePoint is a time-tested, enterprise-ready and robust platform for Intranets, Extranets and Public-Facing Websites. Since its inception, SharePoint has added countless features from document management and collaboration to enterprise social.

Quantifying SharePoint’s success within an organization is not an easy task, yet it’s very necessary to ensure that the platform is not only being used but also providing a Return on Investment (ROI). This is where Webtrends Analytics for SharePoint fits in.

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Recovering a Document from the SharePoint Recycle Bin

Published by on September 25th, 2014

How to Configure the Recycle Bin and Save the Sanity of Every SharePoint Admin

SharePoint Recycle BinIssue: You’ve just been notified by one of your users that the super important document that keeps your company running is now missing and may very likely have been deleted.

What do you do now?

Solution: Well, the good news is – it can be recovered! This blog will discuss a couple document restore options and hopefully help you save the day and get the promotion (or at least a free lunch).

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Using the Performance Analysis of Logs (PAL) Tool

Published by on September 23rd, 2014

SQL logoThe Performance Analysis of Logs (PAL) Tool is an extremely useful tool that provides a baseline of performance metrics of many Microsoft products. PAL can be useful as a starting point when troubleshooting possible causes of degraded performance.

Used with Windows Performance Monitor (Perfmon), thresholds are predefined for a specific Microsoft service such as SQL Server, Exchange, IIS, MOSS and Active Directory. The analysis of the thresholds are automated and the PAL Tool creates a HTML report with graphical charts when the thresholds are exceeded.

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Hoozin Brings Social to Your SharePoint Environment

Published by on September 19th, 2014

hoozin logo(If you haven’t already, feel free to check out our Partner post “Adding Hoozin to Fpweb.net’s Private Cloud”)

Recently we’ve been working closely with our ISV partners to learn more about their products and the great benefits they add to dedicated SharePoint environments hosted at Fpweb.net.  Today, I would like to highlight the social collaboration platform by Hoozin.

One of the great things about this platform is that it can be installed, completely controlled, and customized on your hosted SharePoint servers.  It provides many similar functionalities as Yammer; however, Yammer is only available as a public cloud service offered by Microsoft.  Utilizing Hoozin with Fpweb.net gives you full control of the configuration and customization of the application and its powerful social capabilities.

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Fpweb.net’s Marketing Team is Inbound Bound!

Published by on September 15th, 2014

Next stop: Boston, Massachusetts

Inbound ConferenceThe countdown is over! Today, I am heading to the Inbound conference in Boston, MA (along with my spectacular teammates, Peter and Brianna).

At this annual event hosted by HubSpot (a massive Marketing automation, analytics, social media, email, jack-of-all-trades type of business), we get to soak in the expertise of so many iconic leaders in the marketing and branding universe including Malcolm Gladwell, Simon Sinek, Shiza Shihad, and Guy Kawasaki (just to mention a few). Of course the co-founders of HubSpot Brian Halligan and Dharmesh Shah will be giving a lively presentation which will likely announce what is next for marketing and communication and engagement, and even Martha Stewart will make an appearance!

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