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 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) […]

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 […]

SP24 Conference is live

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

Hold fire on your SharePoint 2013 SP1 updates!

Microsoft have recently posted the following additional guidance for SharePoint service pack 1 and deactivated the download package, for now. Notice We have recently uncovered an issue with this Service Pack 1 package that may prevent customers who have Service Pack 1 from deploying future public or cumulative updates. As a precautionary measure, we have […]


We were recently at the latest SharePoint conference at SPC14 and some of the key technological features have already been highlighted such as Oslo, highlighting the Power BI features, new 365 video Portal for video. A useful roundup by Hugh Wood notes many of these and gives some better description(s). For us however, the key […]