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5 SharePoint 2016 Takeaways from SharePoint Virtual Summit

If you missed the 2017 SharePoint Virtual Summit May 16, this was a serious once in a year event that set the roadmap for the coming year. It was big. Not a ton of on-premises announcements, but for those with … Continue reading

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Access Services Deprecated in SharePoint Online

Access sure has had some ups and downs. Access Services was seen by some as a fantastic way of building SQL-style apps in SharePoint. Take a look at this screenshot from Access Services in SharePoint Roadmap:

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The Hidden Costs of Office 365 Management

Champion Solutions Group surveyed 101 Office 365 administrators in February 2017, and found that for small organizations, the costs of managing Office 365 can nearly double the per-seat subscription costs, and therefore concluded that outsourcing Office 365 management is a … Continue reading

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7 Benefits of Private Cloud over Public Cloud

On-premises data centers have their own problems with resource and staffing, skills required for high availability, high scale, monitoring, and so much more. Moving to the cloud is compelling with all those skilled resources and resource elasticity in IaaS, but why … Continue reading

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Free Microsoft Training Resources

How do you get your training? Microsoft has been creating a lot of great resources without much fanfare. Welcome to the new Office 2016, Office 365, and SharePoint Training Roadmaps. Getting good training for the Microsoft Office products can be … Continue reading

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Cloud Diversification

Last month we wrote about how recent AWS, Azure, and Office 365 outages have highlighted the disaster recovery advantage of diversifying your cloud strategy. Let’s look at some more factors. Each cloud, including private clouds like Fpweb.net, has different strengths … Continue reading

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Get Excited About Office 365 Groups – Then Relax

So many webinars and chats and talks about Office 365 Groups. It seems they are the next big thing, but then again it seems like they aren’t really anything. It’s really not a new product, it’s more of a template … Continue reading

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Three Simple Approaches to Hybrid SharePoint

When we talk about Hybrid SharePoint we think about it like it’s a single hook, but really there are really a number of choices one could make in configuring Hybrid SharePoint. We talk about Hybrid like we know one way … Continue reading

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