SharePoint 2013 BYOD Best Practices

Posted by EPC Group on Jan.15, 2015 11:50 am

Introduction (BYOD | MDM)

Remote workers and internal or onsite workers empowered with “bring your own device” (BYOD) policies can push the boundaries of IT and the typical IT-driven culture. A lot of IT organizations are playing catch-up around governance and their information management policies and have pushed back on BYOD due to the added complexity it brings and ultimately forces specific polices to be approved.

There is a tradeoff between not allowing BYOD and the work required to actually implement a BYOD strategy verses the risk of users finding sortcuts and utilizing other methods or access points to share files or obtain reports.

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Topics: BYOD - Bring Your Own Device Identity Management Mobility Office 365 SharePoint 2013 SharePoint End User Adoption

Deep-Dive of SharePoint 2013 & Office 365 Proven Development Strategies

Posted by EPC Group on Jan.15, 2015 1:07 pm

Deep-Dive of SharePoint 2013 & Office 365 Proven Development Strategies


This EPC Group blog post will cover the latest tools and technologies for performing custom development onSharePoint Server 2013, Office 365, SharePoint Online and Windows Azure environments. We will also discuss development strategies for organizations who plan to have these technology assets deployed both on-premises as well as in the cloud and require applications that are compatible as well as secure in a hybrid cloud environment.

The new SharePoint app model, as shown in the first image below, has been designed in a distributed nature to support applications regardless of where they are hosted, as shown in the second image below, to ensure that SharePoint will be able adapt and evolve over time and scale with your business.

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Topics: Custom Development Identity Management Microsoft Azure NET Development Office 365 Development SharePoint App Model Workflow Development