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Scalability Planning in Your SharePoint 2013 & Office 365 Roadmap

Posted by Errin O'Connor on Apr, 24, 2018 06:04

Scalability Planning in Your SharePoint 2013 Architectural Roadmap It is important to utilize an Office 365 roadmap to ensure your SharePoint 2013 and/or Office 365 (hybrid) platform and avoid some of the known pitfalls that degrade its performance such as: Having all SharePoint services are in the “default” service group Having redundant and JavaScript that […]

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Topics: Active Directory, Application Development, Data Breaches, Hybrid SharePoint Implementation, Information Architecture, IT Roadmap, Managed Metadata, Metadata - Content Types, Office 365 Consulting, Office 365 Hybrid, Office 365 Roadmap, Office 365 Roles and Responsibilities, Office 365 Search, Office 365 Security, Office 365 Support, Scalability, Search, Security Policies, SharePoint 2013, SharePoint 2013 Consulting, SharePoint 2013 From the Consulting Trenches, SharePoint 2013 Search, SharePoint 2013 Security, SharePoint Consulting, SharePoint Consulting Strategies, SharePoint Online, SharePoint Roadmap, Sharepoint Roles and Responsibilties, SharePoint Security, Sharepoint Support, System Architecture, Workflow Development

Understanding Operating in the Hybrid Cloud – Office 365 & SharePoint 2013 – EPC Group Strategies

Posted by Errin O'Connor on Apr, 24, 2018 06:04

Understanding Operating in the Hybrid Cloud – EPC Group Case Study This blog post will provide “from the consulting trenches” (Hybrid Cloud) strategies and granular details of EPC Group’s approach to the new Hybrid Office 365 and/or SharePoint 2013 architecture’s growing proliferation and how it may affect your organization.

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Topics: Active Directory, Application Development, Data Breaches, Hybrid SharePoint Implementation, Information Architecture, IT Roadmap, Managed Metadata, Metadata - Content Types, Office 365 Consulting, Office 365 Hybrid, Office 365 Roadmap, Office 365 Roles and Responsibilities, Office 365 Search, Office 365 Security, Office 365 Support, Scalability, Search, Security Policies, SharePoint 2013, SharePoint 2013 Consulting, SharePoint 2013 From the Consulting Trenches, SharePoint 2013 Search, SharePoint 2013 Security, SharePoint Consulting, SharePoint Consulting Strategies, SharePoint Online, SharePoint Roadmap, Sharepoint Roles and Responsibilties, SharePoint Security, Sharepoint Support, System Architecture, Workflow DevelopmentAzure, Hybrid Cloud Advisory Practice, Hybrid Cloud Managed Services, Hybrid Cloud Strategies, Hybrid SharePoint Implementation, Hybrid SharePoint Platform, Microsoft Azure, Office 365 Consulting, Office 365 Governance, Office 365 Hybrid, Office 365 Hybrid Migration, Office 365 Migrations, Office 365 Roadmap, Office 365 Roles and Responsibilities, Office 365 Search, Office 365 Security, Office 365 Upgrade, PHI - Protected Health Information, PII - Personally Identifiable Information, SharePoint 2013, SharePoint 2013 Consulting, SharePoint 2013 Private Cloud, SharePoint 2013 Search, SharePoint 2013 Security, SharePoint 2013 Upgrade, SharePoint 2013 Workflows, SharePoint Consulting Strategies, SharePoint Online, System Architecture

Office 365, SharePoint Online and My Data

Posted by Errin O'Connor on Apr, 24, 2018 06:04

Overview of Office 365, SharePoint Online and My Data A major area of concern about Office 365 is the lack of understanding about how and where the data itself is stored and what proactive measures are being taken to ensure that your data is safe. As part of our research and our ongoing consulting efforts at EPC […]

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Topics: Active Directory, Application Development, Data Breaches, Hybrid SharePoint Implementation, Information Architecture, IT Roadmap, Managed Metadata, Metadata - Content Types, Office 365 Consulting, Office 365 Hybrid, Office 365 Roadmap, Office 365 Roles and Responsibilities, Office 365 Search, Office 365 Security, Office 365 Support, Scalability, Search, Security Policies, SharePoint 2013, SharePoint 2013 Consulting, SharePoint 2013 From the Consulting Trenches, SharePoint 2013 Search, SharePoint 2013 Security, SharePoint Consulting, SharePoint Consulting Strategies, SharePoint Online, SharePoint Roadmap, Sharepoint Roles and Responsibilties, SharePoint Security, Sharepoint Support, System Architecture, Workflow DevelopmentAzure, Hybrid Cloud Advisory Practice, Hybrid Cloud Managed Services, Hybrid Cloud Strategies, Hybrid SharePoint Implementation, Hybrid SharePoint Platform, Microsoft Azure, Office 365 Consulting, Office 365 Governance, Office 365 Hybrid, Office 365 Hybrid Migration, Office 365 Migrations, Office 365 Roadmap, Office 365 Roles and Responsibilities, Office 365 Search, Office 365 Security, Office 365 Upgrade, PHI - Protected Health Information, PII - Personally Identifiable Information, SharePoint 2013, SharePoint 2013 Consulting, SharePoint 2013 Private Cloud, SharePoint 2013 Search, SharePoint 2013 Security, SharePoint 2013 Upgrade, SharePoint 2013 Workflows, SharePoint Consulting Strategies, SharePoint Online, System ArchitectureActive Directory, Data Breaches, Data Risk & Compliance, EU Safe Harbor, FISMA, HIPAA, IT Roadmap, Office 365 Consulting, Office 365 Governance, Office 365 Hybrid, Office 365 Roadmap, Office 365 Roles and Responsibilities, Office 365 Security, PHI - Protected Health Information, PII - Personally Identifiable Information, Safe Harbor Compliance

Public & Hybrid Cloud Governance Strategies Deep-dive

Posted by Errin O'Connor on Apr, 24, 2018 06:04

Public and Hybrid Cloud Governance | Office 365 | Microsoft SharePoint 2013 | Azure Organization’s across the globe are wondering how the cloud will impact their business and whether a hybrid SharePoint / hybrid Office 365 / SharePoint Online or Microsoft Azure environment makes sense for their IT strategy and related technology roadmap.

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SharePoint 2013 Administration Considerations “From the Consulting Trenches”

Posted by Errin O'Connor on Apr, 24, 2018 06:04

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.

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SharePoint 2013: What Should You Do? Where Are You Currently? What is the Truth? Help! No B.S. Please

Posted by Errin O'Connor on Apr, 24, 2018 06:04

Overview Have you ever seen the video where a guy in a cubicle (Office Space-esk) decides his computer software has put him over the edge? He takes his keyboard and gives the monitor a nice “wack” to nudge it into place after possibly not finding the right content or has maybe just had it with […]

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SharePoint 2010 or 2013 Roles, Responsibilities & Support Policies from a SharePoint Consulting Perspective

Posted by Errin O'Connor on Apr, 24, 2018 06:04

Purpose The purpose of this article is to share EPC Group’s consulting experience to standardize the nomenclature and define the responsibility of individuals who participate in SharePoint 2010/2013 projects, support and users of the overall SharePoint Enterprise Ecosystem. This is a great template to utilizes and keep in mind when thinking about your organization as […]

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