Toggle mobile navigation

Toggle search

Close search

Should I Prepare for a Hybrid Office 365 & SharePoint Platform?

Posted by Errin O'Connor on Jan, 23, 2018 05:01

Hybrid Office 365 & SharePoint 2013 Strategy In previous posts, EPC Group has discussed the differences around SharePoint 2013 on-premises (private cloud) vs. the hosted (public cloud) as well as a hybrid SharePoint 2013 deployment which allows for a middle ground for you to tailor based on specific requirements, concerns, security requirements, as well as custom development strategies. There is an inherent […]

Continue Reading →

Topics: Hybrid Cloud Managed Services, Hybrid Cloud Strategies, Hybrid SharePoint Implementation, Hybrid SharePoint Platform, Information Management, IT Roadmap, Office 365 Consulting, Office 365 Hybrid, Office 365 Roadmap, SharePoint 2013, SharePoint 2013 Consulting, SharePoint 2013 From the Consulting Trenches, SharePoint 2013 Private Cloud, SharePoint Consulting, SharePoint Consulting Strategies

Data Breaches and Implementing Proactive Security Policies – Office 365 & Azure

Posted by Errin O'Connor on Jan, 23, 2018 05:01

Data Breaches and Implementing Proactive Security Policies – Office 365 & Azure Considerations Over the past few, there have been some very high profile instances of data breaches in environments of all types. The NSA IT Administrator Edward Snowden, who accessed and shared classified NSA data, has been the most widely publicized incident around this and there […]

Continue Reading →

Topics: Hybrid Cloud Managed Services, Hybrid Cloud Strategies, Hybrid SharePoint Implementation, Hybrid SharePoint Platform, Information Management, IT Roadmap, Office 365 Consulting, Office 365 Hybrid, Office 365 Roadmap, SharePoint 2013, SharePoint 2013 Consulting, SharePoint 2013 From the Consulting Trenches, SharePoint 2013 Private Cloud, SharePoint Consulting, SharePoint Consulting StrategiesAzure, Data Breaches, Data Risk & Compliance, ERM-Enterprise Records Manaagement, EU Safe Harbor, FISMA, HIPAA, Hybrid Cloud Advisory Practice, Hybrid Cloud Managed Services, Hybrid Cloud Strategies, Hybrid SharePoint Implementation, Hybrid SharePoint Platform, Identity Management, Information Management, IT Roadmap, Microsoft Azure, Office 365 Consulting, Office 365 Governance, Office 365 Hybrid, Office 365 Security, PHI - Protected Health Information, PII - Personally Identifiable Information, Private Cloud, Risk & Compliance Consulting, Safe Harbor Compliance, Security Policies, SharePoint 2013, SharePoint 2013 Consulting, SharePoint 2013 From the Consulting Trenches, SharePoint 2013 Private Cloud, SharePoint Governance, SharePoint Online, SharePoint Roadmap, SharePoint Security, SharePoint Steering Committee, System Architecture

Building a Best Practices Information Architecture for SharePoint 2013 \ Office 365

Posted by Errin O'Connor on Jan, 23, 2018 05:01

Building a Best Practices Information Architecture for SharePoint 2013 \ Office 365 EPC Group approaches the architecture and design of SharePoint 2013 and/or Office 365’s Information Architecture (IA) using a the three-prong approach that provides placeholders for the requirements that must be documented but also sets expectations for the SharePoint project team to design an […]

Continue Reading →

Topics: Hybrid Cloud Managed Services, Hybrid Cloud Strategies, Hybrid SharePoint Implementation, Hybrid SharePoint Platform, Information Management, IT Roadmap, Office 365 Consulting, Office 365 Hybrid, Office 365 Roadmap, SharePoint 2013, SharePoint 2013 Consulting, SharePoint 2013 From the Consulting Trenches, SharePoint 2013 Private Cloud, SharePoint Consulting, SharePoint Consulting StrategiesAzure, Data Breaches, Data Risk & Compliance, ERM-Enterprise Records Manaagement, EU Safe Harbor, FISMA, HIPAA, Hybrid Cloud Advisory Practice, Hybrid Cloud Managed Services, Hybrid Cloud Strategies, Hybrid SharePoint Implementation, Hybrid SharePoint Platform, Identity Management, Information Management, IT Roadmap, Microsoft Azure, Office 365 Consulting, Office 365 Governance, Office 365 Hybrid, Office 365 Security, PHI - Protected Health Information, PII - Personally Identifiable Information, Private Cloud, Risk & Compliance Consulting, Safe Harbor Compliance, Security Policies, SharePoint 2013, SharePoint 2013 Consulting, SharePoint 2013 From the Consulting Trenches, SharePoint 2013 Private Cloud, SharePoint Governance, SharePoint Online, SharePoint Roadmap, SharePoint Security, SharePoint Steering Committee, System ArchitectureBusiness Requirements Gathering, Hybrid Cloud Strategies, Hybrid SharePoint Implementation, Hybrid SharePoint Platform, Information Architecture, Information Management, IT Roadmap, Office 365 Consulting, Office 365 Roadmap, SharePoint 2013, SharePoint Online

Understanding SharePoint 2013 and Office 365’s Logical Architecture

Posted by Errin O'Connor on Jan, 23, 2018 05:01

Deep-dive of SharePoint 2013’s Logical Architecture To drill down into the overall logical architecture of SharePoint 2013, the underlying technical components and features that factor into the design of SharePoint 2013’s Information Architecture are as listed here: Service applications Application pools Web applications Zone(s) Site collections Sites Lists and libraries SharePoint 2013 allows for individual […]

Continue Reading →

Topics: Hybrid Cloud Managed Services, Hybrid Cloud Strategies, Hybrid SharePoint Implementation, Hybrid SharePoint Platform, Information Management, IT Roadmap, Office 365 Consulting, Office 365 Hybrid, Office 365 Roadmap, SharePoint 2013, SharePoint 2013 Consulting, SharePoint 2013 From the Consulting Trenches, SharePoint 2013 Private Cloud, SharePoint Consulting, SharePoint Consulting StrategiesAzure, Data Breaches, Data Risk & Compliance, ERM-Enterprise Records Manaagement, EU Safe Harbor, FISMA, HIPAA, Hybrid Cloud Advisory Practice, Hybrid Cloud Managed Services, Hybrid Cloud Strategies, Hybrid SharePoint Implementation, Hybrid SharePoint Platform, Identity Management, Information Management, IT Roadmap, Microsoft Azure, Office 365 Consulting, Office 365 Governance, Office 365 Hybrid, Office 365 Security, PHI - Protected Health Information, PII - Personally Identifiable Information, Private Cloud, Risk & Compliance Consulting, Safe Harbor Compliance, Security Policies, SharePoint 2013, SharePoint 2013 Consulting, SharePoint 2013 From the Consulting Trenches, SharePoint 2013 Private Cloud, SharePoint Governance, SharePoint Online, SharePoint Roadmap, SharePoint Security, SharePoint Steering Committee, System ArchitectureBusiness Requirements Gathering, Hybrid Cloud Strategies, Hybrid SharePoint Implementation, Hybrid SharePoint Platform, Information Architecture, Information Management, IT Roadmap, Office 365 Consulting, Office 365 Roadmap, SharePoint 2013, SharePoint OnlineHybrid SharePoint Implementation, Hybrid SharePoint Platform, Information Architecture, Information Management, Scalability, Search, SharePoint 2013, SharePoint 2013 Private Cloud, SharePoint 2013 Search, SharePoint 2013 Security, SharePoint Roadmap, Sharepoint Roles and Responsibilties, System Architecture

Implementing Records Management in SharePoint 2013 & Office 365 Using a Strategic & Proven Approach

Posted by Errin O'Connor on Jan, 23, 2018 05:01

Introduction and Strategy Overview Over the past 15+ years,  EPC Group has found that records management initiatives can be successfully accomplished by following a framework of defined guidelines and principles driven by compliance, collaboration, associated cost, and business continuity. It is key that the initiative has executive buy-in to both promote and enforce the overall records management initiative. You […]

Continue Reading →

Topics: Hybrid Cloud Managed Services, Hybrid Cloud Strategies, Hybrid SharePoint Implementation, Hybrid SharePoint Platform, Information Management, IT Roadmap, Office 365 Consulting, Office 365 Hybrid, Office 365 Roadmap, SharePoint 2013, SharePoint 2013 Consulting, SharePoint 2013 From the Consulting Trenches, SharePoint 2013 Private Cloud, SharePoint Consulting, SharePoint Consulting StrategiesAzure, Data Breaches, Data Risk & Compliance, ERM-Enterprise Records Manaagement, EU Safe Harbor, FISMA, HIPAA, Hybrid Cloud Advisory Practice, Hybrid Cloud Managed Services, Hybrid Cloud Strategies, Hybrid SharePoint Implementation, Hybrid SharePoint Platform, Identity Management, Information Management, IT Roadmap, Microsoft Azure, Office 365 Consulting, Office 365 Governance, Office 365 Hybrid, Office 365 Security, PHI - Protected Health Information, PII - Personally Identifiable Information, Private Cloud, Risk & Compliance Consulting, Safe Harbor Compliance, Security Policies, SharePoint 2013, SharePoint 2013 Consulting, SharePoint 2013 From the Consulting Trenches, SharePoint 2013 Private Cloud, SharePoint Governance, SharePoint Online, SharePoint Roadmap, SharePoint Security, SharePoint Steering Committee, System ArchitectureBusiness Requirements Gathering, Hybrid Cloud Strategies, Hybrid SharePoint Implementation, Hybrid SharePoint Platform, Information Architecture, Information Management, IT Roadmap, Office 365 Consulting, Office 365 Roadmap, SharePoint 2013, SharePoint OnlineHybrid SharePoint Implementation, Hybrid SharePoint Platform, Information Architecture, Information Management, Scalability, Search, SharePoint 2013, SharePoint 2013 Private Cloud, SharePoint 2013 Search, SharePoint 2013 Security, SharePoint Roadmap, Sharepoint Roles and Responsibilties, System ArchitectureECM-Enterprise Content Management, ERM-Enterprise Records Manaagement, Information Architecture, Information Management, Office 365 Consulting, RM-Records Management, SharePoint 2013

Data Breaches and Implementing Proactive Security Policies

Posted by Errin O'Connor on Jan, 23, 2018 05:01

Data Breaches and Implementing Proactive Security Policies Over the past few, there have been some very high profile instances of data breaches in environments of all types. The NSA IT Administrator Edward Snowden, who accessed and shared classified NSA data, has been the most widely publicized incident around this and there has been an added push to […]

Continue Reading →

Topics: Hybrid Cloud Managed Services, Hybrid Cloud Strategies, Hybrid SharePoint Implementation, Hybrid SharePoint Platform, Information Management, IT Roadmap, Office 365 Consulting, Office 365 Hybrid, Office 365 Roadmap, SharePoint 2013, SharePoint 2013 Consulting, SharePoint 2013 From the Consulting Trenches, SharePoint 2013 Private Cloud, SharePoint Consulting, SharePoint Consulting StrategiesAzure, Data Breaches, Data Risk & Compliance, ERM-Enterprise Records Manaagement, EU Safe Harbor, FISMA, HIPAA, Hybrid Cloud Advisory Practice, Hybrid Cloud Managed Services, Hybrid Cloud Strategies, Hybrid SharePoint Implementation, Hybrid SharePoint Platform, Identity Management, Information Management, IT Roadmap, Microsoft Azure, Office 365 Consulting, Office 365 Governance, Office 365 Hybrid, Office 365 Security, PHI - Protected Health Information, PII - Personally Identifiable Information, Private Cloud, Risk & Compliance Consulting, Safe Harbor Compliance, Security Policies, SharePoint 2013, SharePoint 2013 Consulting, SharePoint 2013 From the Consulting Trenches, SharePoint 2013 Private Cloud, SharePoint Governance, SharePoint Online, SharePoint Roadmap, SharePoint Security, SharePoint Steering Committee, System ArchitectureBusiness Requirements Gathering, Hybrid Cloud Strategies, Hybrid SharePoint Implementation, Hybrid SharePoint Platform, Information Architecture, Information Management, IT Roadmap, Office 365 Consulting, Office 365 Roadmap, SharePoint 2013, SharePoint OnlineHybrid SharePoint Implementation, Hybrid SharePoint Platform, Information Architecture, Information Management, Scalability, Search, SharePoint 2013, SharePoint 2013 Private Cloud, SharePoint 2013 Search, SharePoint 2013 Security, SharePoint Roadmap, Sharepoint Roles and Responsibilties, System ArchitectureECM-Enterprise Content Management, ERM-Enterprise Records Manaagement, Information Architecture, Information Management, Office 365 Consulting, RM-Records Management, SharePoint 2013Data Breaches, Data Risk & Compliance, FISMA, HIPAA, Information Management, Office 365 Security, PHI - Protected Health Information, PII - Personally Identifiable Information, Safe Harbor Compliance, Security Policies, SharePoint Security