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Introducing the SharePoint Solution Showcase

Published by on October 21st, 2014

Fpweb.net’s new SharePoint solution directory features trusted partner SharePoint products and offers free demo environments.

St. Louis, Mo. (October 2014) – Fpweb.net, a global managed and hosted SharePoint provider, has just launched their SharePoint Solution Showcase. The showcase features Fpweb.net’s trusted SharePoint partner products and add-ons and allows visitors to instantly launch a free demo or find valuable information to determine its value in relation to their current SharePoint environment.

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Analyze Content Disk Space in SharePoint

Published by on October 20th, 2014

Analyze Content Disk SpaceGreetings again from your resident Fpweb.net Blogger, Steve Lattina!

For this post, I wanted to address a common question I hear about how to find how much space is available on a site. You could go through the trials of finding the Quota (if it is configured), finding the content database location, and examining the database. That will absolutely work, but what if you want to do it faster, and get some more valuable information?

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Choosing Between a Static or Dynamic Website

Published by on October 17th, 2014

Static vs. Dynamic WebsiteFor some, the thought of creating or, more so, recreating their company’s website is scarier than having five missed calls from their mother-in-law.

And who could blame them? These days, technology changes faster than FOX programming and the devices we’re using to look at websites are evolving at the same pace. iPad, iPhone, Surface Pro, Galaxy… Don’t blink or a new one will pop up with better processing speed, more storage space, a better camera and a bigger screen.

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Windows 10 Technical Preview: An Overview

Published by on October 15th, 2014

Windows 10 is here. So, what happened to Windows 9 you ask? Well, obviously 7, 8 (ate), 9!
Sorry, just practicing my jokes for Halloween…

windows10-logoAnyway, there’s been a lot of speculation floating around the vast internet regarding why Microsoft skipped out Windows 9. Some people say that Microsoft wanted to distance itself from Windows 8, (which has earned the same reputation as Windows Vista and ME), others claim issues with legacy code that reference it to Windows 95 (more specifically ‘Windows 9*’) and another theory points to the fact that Windows 10 is Microsoft’s compelling rival to Apple’s OS X.

Whatever the reason is, it’s probably not that important anyway. What’s important is answering the question of ‘What makes this version more special and different than Windows 8.1?’

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Comparing SharePoint and Sitecore for Your Business

Published by on October 13th, 2014

SharePoint vs. SitecoreI can’t believe I am going to say this, but there are times when SharePoint isn’t the answer.

Yes, as often as SharePoint can power your business as the premier enterprise collaboration tool out there, sometimes the better choice or fit for a company is Sitecore, the up and coming game-changer in the customer experience management software world. And, in this hybrid-loving world, it should come as no surprise that sometimes the answer is both SharePoint and Sitecore.

In this post, we’ll look at what each does well by looking at an overview of the platforms and listing their individual benefits. Then I’ll help explain how to choose one that fits your needs, and I’ll finish things off by explaining when you should consider marrying them together.

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