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The ability to run searches across a mixture of Exchange mailboxes and SharePoint sites to uncover the deep and dark secrets of those who would prefer their work to go unnoticed is what, in some degree, eDiscovery is all about. Microsoft has invested heavily in the area of compliance over the last decade, with the initial work showing up in Exchange 2010 and SharePoint 2010. There was much to like in the first implementation, especially in Exchange 2010, if only because so many legal discovery actions center on email....More
Microsoft announced the availability of SharePoint 2016 Preview yesterday. As expected, This Office server is a tad behind its counterparts in the race to the Office 16 Wave launch expected in October and is on course for a Q2 2016 release. You can’t update this preview version to RTM, so it’s very much a kick-the-tires to see what it does kind of release, which is perfectly fine....More
Compliance is a pretty big deal for many companies, especially those who operate in regulated industries. Almost every jurisdiction mandates that companies preserve certain records related to their business dealings. Given the widespread use of Exchange and SharePoint for communications, it should come as no surprise that Microsoft has invested heavily in building compliance features to support their use in business operations....More
It’s amazing how time goes by quite so quickly. Another IT/DEV Connections is on the horizon (September 14-17 at the Aria Hotel in Las Vegas). Scot Hiller and I have built what we think is a pretty good set of sessions for the enterprise collaboration track. Scot is a SharePoint kind of guy but that’s OK....More
Presented by Liam Cleary | August 25th, 26th, 27th @ 8pm EDT: Search is a core and key part of the SharePoint platform. Using search is not as simple as just enabling the features and hoping it does what it is supposed to do. In this exclusive Tech After Dark training event, you will get 3 technical sessions that will walk you through what is needed to make search work in the best way possible for your organization or solution....More
Presented by Liam Cleary | Wednesday, July 22nd: Microsoft's Office 365 Cloud Offering has grown significantly over the past few years. It is now a viable platform for any organization no matter what size. This 3-hour training course will take you on a journey through SharePoint Online to help you understand what is there, what to use, and how to use it to be successful....More