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Today, were going to look at the top 10 Things in SharePoint 2013 that EXCITE USWell look at these exciting features from three angles:Experiences : What changed in SP2013 that is exciting with regard how we work with SharePoint.Innovation: How has Microsoft build on there successes achieved I SP2010 and improved on them.ECO System: What innovations are under the hood and what's driving those innovations..
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What lead to us looking at itSome of the painsWhat works wellWhat’s ahead in terms of SkyDrive Pro
Business requesting corp solution. Using it in personal capacities. Some even for work-related content. Especially executives.How does IT support it? Multiple external solutions? Different platforms, security, applications.New craze of BYOD (BYODisaster?) smartphones, tablets, notebooks, phablets. Risk of critical business docs located externally. Uncertainty about legal implications. US Patriot Act.Sanlam part of RDP with Intervate. Access to beta, pre-release technology. Direct access to Redmond product teams. Opportunity to focus on SkyDrive Pro.
Some of the pains…External access. TMG authentication changes needed. 3 prompts on iPads. Mysterious URL translations. Unable to edit docs on Win8 & Office13 via TMG.No iPad app. Coming soon though. Different browsers acted differently.Continuous updates/rebuilds to SP2013 during RDP. Time consuming.Configs of MySites to support SkyDrive Pro. SQL Content DBs configs -> careful planning needed for >500 users.
Part of MySites – works side by side with the other core features of SharePoint 2013 like social networking, collaboration, search, metadata, workflow and compliance.Windows 8 integration smooth – explorer folder,desktop tile, syncingBrowser view IE- New Sharing permissions – edit or view. Follow Docs. Focus on content view
Where to from here?May provide it as a paid service? In the business of providing IT services.Perhaps limited users. Possibly execs only. They have the burning need. Will limit storage and type of content. No videos -> Will kill bandwidthDo more research and testing. Won’t open up to 10 000 users -> SharePoint Suicide - impact on SP intranets, business solutions etc. May have more than 1 solution.
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SharePoint 2013 - Top ten things we are excited about, about SharePoint 2013
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