Join us for this exciting webinar on Wednesday, November 11, 2015 11am – 12 pm EST (GMT-5) 10-11 am CST; 9-10 am MST; 8-9 am PST 4-5 pm British Time; 5-6 pm Central Europe Time People are understandably afraid of custom workflows within SharePoint. We’re tired of having to rip-and-replace code with each version of […]
Security Governance Best Practices for SharePoint 2013 & Office 365’s SharePoint Online EPC Group understands that security has never been a hotter topic in IT, but in most cases, even though it is being discussed by members of the organization and dominates a good deal of technology news coverage, it is still often not properly […]
SharePoint as a Service and a Solution (SPaaS) As the Information Age reaches a new level of maturity, many organization are finding that the data and content they have been storing, both physically and electronically, have become both an immense administrative burden as well as a security risk and a key to unlocking potential for […]
Understanding Office 365 API Tools for Best Practices Office 365 Development Microsoft has recently introduced the next step in the evolution of the Office 365 platform by releasing the Office 365 API Tools, as shown in the image below. This continues to extend the platform and opens up more possibilities around the hybrid cloud with the capability to […]
SharePoint 2013 Administration Considerations Overview SharePoint 2013 administration encompasses a wide range or tasks and topics from ensuring security related best practices and maintenance to ensure your sites are secure to reviewing the underlying performance and reviewing the backup and DR jobs to ensure the processes are functioning as expected.
Office 365 & SharePoint 2013: Social Computing Deep-Dive Social computing, or what EPC Group likes to refer to as “professional networking,” to assist in overcoming some internal political hurdles, is one of the most powerful and sometimes underused features of SharePoint 2013 and Office 365. Those who have worked with SharePoint 2010 or 2007 in the past will be […]
Understanding SharePoint & Office 365 Internal Communities, Related Goals, and Proven Best Practices
SharePoint 2013 & Office 365 Communities When SharePoint Server 2013 and/or Office 365’s SharePoint Online is implemented within an organization there are both business requirements that are in scope to be accomplished as well as the information technology (IT) goals and key benefits that are embraced by IT to deploy SharePoint and support it […]
When an organization deploys My Sites for their users, the underlying SharePoint 2013 system architecturecreate a web application, a My Site host site collection, an individual site collection, and several SharePoint service applications and features. The individual site collection is created once a user provisions their My Site but the other moving pieces described are configured during the […]
Understanding On-Premises, Cloud, and Hybrid Environments in SharePoint 2013 & Office 365 The on-premises versus cloud environment debate about SharePoint started several years ago. That debate became much more heated when Jared Spataro, Director of SharePoint at Microsoft, announced during a conference that SharePoint 2013 was being developed using a “Cloud First” strategy and that Office 365customers could expect to […]
Office 365 Hybrid – A Deep-dive from EPC Group The project stakeholders within IT may have a total understanding of the Office 365 offering but the organization’s legal and compliance stakeholders may still be unclear or hesitant because of the similar naming of products and their past understanding of SharePoint.