SharePoint 2013 Preview Summary – Managing Your Current SharePoint 2010 Initiative with 2013 in Mind

Posted by EPC Group on Jul.17, 2012 1:32 pm


With the SharePoint Server 2013 Preview being released yesterday there are a lot of organizations who are currently involved in large SharePoint 2010 deployments who are wondering how best they can adjust or minimize any system architecture or information architecture changes as well as governance updates to their current initiative.

I have had the pleasure of being able to test SharePoint Server 2013 for about the past year and with the preview and public information becoming available I wanted to put together this article to cover some of the major changes that are coming with SharePoint Server 2013 and things for you to think about in your current or planned SharePoint 2010 implementation.

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Topics: Business Intelligence (BI) Communities - SharePoint 2013 | Office 365 eDiscovery SharePoint 2013 Sharepoint 2013 Migration SharePoint 2013 Upgrade SharePoint Consulting SharePoint My Sites Social - SharePoint and Office 365

Deep-dive of SharePoint 2013 & Office 365’s Social Computing Capabilities

Posted by EPC Group on Jan.27, 2015 9:33 am

Office 365 & SharePoint 2013: Social Computing Deep-Dive

Social computing, or what EPC Group likes to refer to as “professional networking,” to assist in overcoming some internal political hurdles, is one of the most powerful and sometimes underused features of SharePoint 2013 and Office 365.

Those who have worked with SharePoint 2010 or 2007 in the past will be familiar on some level with SharePoint or Office 365’s My Sites capabilities, depending on whether the organization opted to implement them.

In SharePoint 2013 and Office 365 however, the professional networking capabilities of SharePoint include not only radically improved My Site features but also a new Community Site template, which adds a new layer to this social computing powerhouse platform.

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Topics: Communities - SharePoint 2013 | Office 365 Office 365 SharePoint 2013 SharePoint 2013 From the Consulting Trenches Social - SharePoint and Office 365 Social - SharePoint Social