Welcome to the First Annual SharePoint Sacramento!!
WHAT IS SHAREPOINT? And what does it mean to you?Nedra AllmondEmail:NedraAllmond@live.comBlog: NedrasharepointsTwitter:@NedraAllmond
More about Nedra•Working with SharePoint since 2006•MCTS•Working with the Depar tment of Defense, the aerospace and biotech industr y, and non-profit organizations•User Advocate•Presently is the SharePoint administrator at DeluxeEnter tainment Ser vices•Western Regional Board Member of Women inSharePoint•Co-Chair of SharePoint Saturday Los Angeles•Co-Founder of the San Fernando Valley SPUG
WHAT MICROSOFT SAYS What is SharePoint?“SharePoint 2010 makes it easier for people to work together. Using SharePoint 2010, your people can set up Web sites to share information with others, manage documents from start to finish, and publish reports to help everyone make better decisions.”
WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO YOU?You are an office professionalYou are an IT professionalYou are a web designerYou are a developerYou are a project managerYou are a business decision makerYou are in finance
THE FLAVORS OF SHAREPOINT SharePoint Foundation 2010 SharePoint Standard SharePoint Enterprise Of fice 365
CASE STUDY- THE CFO The CFO had a “request” I want to know where all of all of the leases around the globe This required collaboration of 41 VPs and directors SharePoint by fire, not the best approach All executive had access to upload their files The end result, all documents we uploaded to the site for review by the CFO No longer were documents in file shares, emails, flash drives, and file drawers The In-House Counsel stated “I love SharePoint!”
WHAT DOES SHAREPOINT MEAN TO ME IF I am upgrading from MOSS 2007 to SharePoint 2010 The Ribbon Contact sensitive, you only see functions/tasks in line with your permissions Office integration Easy use of content Cross browser compatibility, Firefox, Safari are no longer a problem, good news for MAC users
PUBLIC FACING SHAREPOINT SITESPringlesHawaiian AirFerrariLibrary of CongressRecovery.gov
CAREER GROWTH OR NEW CAREER Lots of SharePoint career opportunities today The future of SharePoint as a career path is good IT Pros Developers, DOT Net, C# Project Management Trainers Administrators Designers
THE SHAREPOINT COMMUNIT YSharePoint User Groups or SPUGSSharePoint Saturdays http://sharepointsaturday.orgSharePoint MVPs
LINKS TO GET YOU STARTED! Here are a few links for training and information: What is SharePoint (Lynda.com video) SharePoint components and terminology - intermediate (Lynda.com video) http://sharepoint.microsoft.com/en-us/Pages/default.aspx
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AND MORE HELP Technet Twitter MS Forums http://www.sharepoint -videos.com/
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