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SharePoint Predictions about SharePoint 2019, On Prem and Beyond

2018-02-18T19:42:07+00:00 January 2nd, 2018|

Happy New Year! It’s an exciting time and the future has never looked brighter. Here's six new year predictions about SharePoint 2019. SharePoint 2019 will be very well received and anyone on 2010, 2013, and 2016 will be looking to upgrade to take advantage of the new modern sites, modern [...]

Avoid Getting Throttled by SharePoint Online Office 365!

2018-02-18T19:34:45+00:00 December 26th, 2017|

We’ve heard of a number of cases where users are complaining about the throttling that is happening in the Office 365 SharePoint Online cloud. Image from Microsoft. Throttling is extremely common in SharePoint Online. See more at Avoid getting throttled or blocked in SharePoint Online. You may have seen errors [...]

OneDrive vs SharePoint

2018-02-18T19:23:39+00:00 December 13th, 2017|

OneDrive is a simple file repository for an individual and should be compared to the controls of an individual deciding what they want to share. An administrator or tenant admin of OneDrive can determine what can be shared just internally, to a whitelist of domains and organizations, or simply [...]

9 Free SharePoint Tools to Simplify Your SharePoint Admin Life

2018-02-18T18:54:45+00:00 December 5th, 2017|

SharePoint is packed with features, and once you connect to the SharePoint Store or Office 365 you’ll see there’s a rich ecosystem with thousands of products.  It's been described as a 12 billion dollar ecosystem just a few years ago. Here are nine free tools that could be useful as [...]

5 Steps to Better SharePoint Support

2018-02-18T17:58:10+00:00 November 27th, 2017|

One of the biggest SharePoint challenges is user adoption. SharePoint might be the best application to build your company intranet site, but if your staff can't figure out how to use it, then you've squandered nearly all opportunity for increased collaboration and efficiency. Having SharePoint support available for users to [...]

To Hybrid or NOT to Hybrid SharePoint

2018-02-18T17:22:36+00:00 November 16th, 2017|

Hybrid SharePoint seems to be either one of the most important things, or a waste of time. It seems to be given so much attention, yet it seems that many who could set it up simply fail to even get the basics going. Hybrid SharePoint Concerns Security and Privacy – [...]

Fpweb Deploys SharePoint Development Service

2018-02-18T17:24:06+00:00 November 14th, 2017|

Fpweb has expanded its Microsoft SharePoint support services to include SharePoint development. Fpweb has been delivering managed SharePoint services, among its other managed cloud services, since 1999. Fpweb provides SharePoint development for organizations who need a SharePoint developer but are unable to hire one. With affordable, expert, USA-based, high-quality SharePoint [...]

Rent, Buy, or Build

2018-02-18T16:59:32+00:00 November 2nd, 2017|

There are some new options in the age-old SharePoint debate of BUY vs. BUILD. Renting is worth considering. Just like in real life when you’re thinking about moving out of your parent’s place, there are a few options to consider. Renting, buying, or building. Building your house is the most [...]

Office 365 Ending Access Services in SharePoint Online

2018-02-16T20:15:07+00:00 October 25th, 2017|

New Access Services-based apps and web databases are no longer able to be created in SharePoint online. They will need to be migrated to a private cloud, like Fpweb, or an on-premises SharePoint environment, by April 2018, because Microsoft is retiring the feature from Office 365. [...]

Cliff Notes from Microsoft Ignite

2018-02-16T19:43:00+00:00 October 19th, 2017|

Jeff Teper speaking at Microsoft Ignite 2017 (photo by Mark Kasham) There were a ton of announcements at Ignite, Microsoft's annual tech conference held a few weeks ago, and we've compiled a cliff notes version of the SharePoint, OneDrive, Office 365, and SharePoint 2019 news. Microsoft 365 = [...]