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SharePoint Online Invitation emails are not received

Most customers lead with Exchange first when looking to Office 365, but for those that move to SharePoint Online whilst leaving Exchange on-premise may also experience a situation where SharePoint Online Invitation emails are not received. There is a known issue issue that may occur when messages such as a Sharing Invitation is send from […]

WPC14 Keynote – A Partners View

First thoughts on the WPC14 Keynote speech and possible implications for partners and resellers across the globe focussed on Microsoft technologies. Microsoft has undergone a resurgence of late, including a 20% increase in share price since February 2014 as it he become boosted by Satya Nadella and his ‘Mobile and Cloud first’ vision. Not so […]

Microsoft leader in Enterprise Social

SharePoint, Office 365 and Yammer Microsoft have recently been named as leaders ( with Yammer) in Enterprise Social by Forrester. IBM, Microsoft, and salesforce.com are Forrester wave Leaders and In a Position To Be Market Leaders What this means is that there are still the other big players and social tools (Jive, Salesforce, IBM, Zimbra) […]

Office 365 for business

Office 365 For Business Whilst a little simplified, Microsoft have provided a basic video that shows those not knowing anything about Office 365. We feel that SharePoint, Lync and OneDrive are quite often glossed over in much of Microsoft’s Marketing material, and the same applies here, but perhaps throwing too many concepts in for people […]

Confused by Office 365

Is your Organisation confused by Office 365 Introduction Office 365 is causing some big waves in the consumerisation of IT and could probably be called one of the most disruptive things to come out from Redmond. It is disruptive to customers with new plans and licensing agreements, on-prem/hybrid/ off premise decisions and road-maps to contend […]

How secure is your business Data with Microsoft Office 365 data security

Microsoft is committed to putting your Office 365 data security requirements seriously, but don’t just take our word for it, check out some of the procedures and security related processes in place to give you that peace of mind for data security in Office 365. Key points of security and compliance of Office 365 The Microsoft […]

Office 365 gets more and more compelling by the day with OneDrive update

Microsoft announced today that it has increased the amount of storage that each user of OneDrive for Business gets from 25 GB to 1 TB. Furthermore, all Office 365 ProPlus customers will get 1TB of OneDrive for Business storage per user as part of their subscription. OneDrive for Business is basically the business version of […]

SharePoint 2013 SP1 Links

For those who were unfortunate enough to download and apply the previous service pack for Microsoft SharePoint 2013 which caused some users to experience isssues with respect to Cumulative Updates, the good news is that it has been re-released by Microsoft a few days ago. Updated SharePoint 2013 SP1 links: SharePoint Foundation 2013 Service Pack […]

Microsoft Office 365 and Azure EU data protection and privacy

Microsoft is leading the way with respect to data privacy Microsoft has become the first and only company to obtain approval from the EU with respect to data protection and privacy law. In April this year, Microsoft obtained EU recogitiion and approval of its cloud based services including Azure, Office 365, Dynamics and Intune offerings. […]

SP24 Conference is live

For those who did not have the time or resources to attend the latest US  SharePoint conference, head over to SP24.com The SP24 conference is 24 hours of excellent resources, head on over and catch the sessions now. What is SP24 (from sp24.com) SP24 lasts for 24 hours and will follow the sun from New Zealand […]