Security Governance Best Practices for SharePoint 2013 & Office 365’s SharePoint Online

Posted by EPC Group on Jan.13, 2015 9:00 am

Security Governance Best Practices for SharePoint 2013 & Office 365’s SharePoint Online

EPC Group understands that security has never been a hotter topic in IT, but in most cases, even though it is being discussed by members of the organization and dominates a good deal of technology news coverage, it is still often not properly addressed in many SharePoint deployments.

In many SharePoint deployments, the organization’s Active Directory (AD) deployment may have a good deal of duplication, custom groups, or old and expired information that have been created and stored over many years.

Implementing a best practices SharePoint security strategy requires in-depth planning and knowledge of the overall information architecture (IA) design as well as an understa

nding and awareness of the capabilities available.

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Topics: Active Directory EU Safe Harbor HIPAA Office 365 PHI - Protected Health Information PII - Personally Identifiable Information SharePoint 2013 SharePoint 2013 From the Consulting Trenches SharePoint Governance SharePoint Security

Keys to the Design Process of SharePoint 2013’s Underlying Technical Architecture

Posted by EPC Group on May.08, 2015 3:27 pm

Introduction and Getting Started – EPC Group Strategies

One of the first questions you should ask yourself when designing your SharePoint 2013 is “What are my organization’s compliance policies?” That question is typically not asked until later on in an initiative but it should be at the forefront of your planning and architecture design from both a technical and business perspective.

You must ensure your organization’s intellectual property, as well as the ability to adhere to regulations and laws such as PHI, PII, FISMA, and HIPAA, is a top requirement and an inherent capability of any architecture consideration for SharePoint 2013.

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Topics: Active Directory Business Requirements Gathering Data Risk & Compliance Disaster Recovery IT Roadmap Office 365 Consulting Private Cloud Scalability Search Security Policies SharePoint 2013 SharePoint 2013 Private Cloud SharePoint 2013 Security SharePoint Roadmap SharePoint Security System Architecture