Microsoft SharePoint - Infoworld http://akamai.infoworld.com/t/20656 en Microsoft rolls out DLP to SharePoint Online and OneDrive for Business http://akamai.infoworld.com/d/cloud-computing/microsoft-rolls-out-dlp-sharepoint-online-and-onedrive-business-249318?source=rss_microsoft_sharepoint <p>Microsoft has extended the data loss prevention features in Office 365 so that they are available not only for its email tools but also for data in SharePoint Online and OneDrive for Business.</p> <p>Office 365 already had DLP capabilities for Exchange Online and Outlook, so that compliance officers could monitor email communications and enforce corporate and regulatory rules regarding the use of sensitive corporate data, such as confidential intellectual property details and customers' financial information.</p> Cloud Computing Security Microsoft SharePoint Collaboration Software Data Loss Prevention SaaS Cloud Computing Wed, 27 Aug 2014 22:40:53 +0000 admin 249318 at http://akamai.infoworld.com Microsoft tweaks SharePoint Online to free up site storage http://akamai.infoworld.com/d/cloud-computing/microsoft-tweaks-sharepoint-online-free-site-storage-248652?source=rss_microsoft_sharepoint <p>Microsoft has tweaked the controls in SharePoint Online to let administrators make better use of storage resources allocated to SharePoint websites.</p> <p>The changes seek to make processes more automated, and to add some flexibility in how storage for SharePoint Online is managed within the Office 365 suite.</p> Applications Cloud Computing Microsoft Microsoft SharePoint Collaboration Software SaaS Tue, 19 Aug 2014 11:38:40 +0000 admin 248652 at http://akamai.infoworld.com Microsoft OneDrive for Business changes files http://akamai.infoworld.com/t/managed-services/microsoft-onedrive-business-changes-files-241209?source=rss_microsoft_sharepoint <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/Microsoft_Web_Apps_hp.jpg" alt="Microsoft OneDrive for Business changes files" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>What started as a startling first-hand account on myce.com about <a href="http://www.myce.com/news/microsoft-onedrive-for-business-modifies-files-as-it-syncs-71168/" target="_blank">OneDrive for Business modifying files</a> has spread widely Cloud Computing Microsoft Microsoft SharePoint Cloud Storage Managed Services Thu, 24 Apr 2014 12:54:39 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 241209 at http://akamai.infoworld.com Microsoft yanks SharePoint 2013 Service Pack 1, KB 2817429 http://akamai.infoworld.com/t/microsoft-windows/microsoft-yanks-sharepoint-2013-service-pack-1-kb-2817429-239969?source=rss_microsoft_sharepoint <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/07OPenterwin_hp.jpg" alt="Microsoft yanks SharePoint 2013 Service Pack 1, KB 2817429" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>On Feb. 25, Microsoft announced that <a href="http://blogs.office.com/2014/02/25/office-2013-service-pack-1-now-available/" target="_blank">SharePoint 2013 Service Pack 1 was available</a> at the Microsoft Download Center. Applications Microsoft Windows Microsoft Microsoft SharePoint Microsoft Windows Office Software Patch Management Mon, 07 Apr 2014 11:12:53 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 239969 at http://akamai.infoworld.com Moving to Office 365? Dig deep into your options first http://akamai.infoworld.com/d/microsoft-windows/moving-office-365-dig-deep-your-options-first-233663?source=rss_microsoft_sharepoint <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/Microsoft_Office_hp.jpg" alt="Moving to Office 365? Dig deep into your options first" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div> <p>Measure twice, cut once -- this wise adage explains the value of pausing and making sure you know the potential results of your decisions. Applications Cloud Computing Microsoft Windows Microsoft Exchange Microsoft Office 365 Microsoft SharePoint Email Software SaaS Office Software Wed, 08 Jan 2014 11:00:00 +0000 J. Peter Bruzzese 233663 at http://akamai.infoworld.com Expect a season of new beginnings from Microsoft in 2014 http://akamai.infoworld.com/d/microsoft-windows/expect-season-of-new-beginnings-microsoft-in-2014-232763?source=rss_microsoft_sharepoint <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 192px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/microsoft_road.jpg" alt="Expect a season of new beginnings from Microsoft in 2014" width="243" height="182" align="right" /><br /><em><p align="right">Credit: iStockphoto</p> Applications Cloud Computing Data Management Microsoft Windows Mobile Technology Microsoft Office 365 Microsoft SharePoint Microsoft SQL Server Steve Ballmer Windows 8 Microsoft Windows IaaS SQL Office Software Windows Phone Wed, 18 Dec 2013 11:00:00 +0000 J. Peter Bruzzese 232763 at http://akamai.infoworld.com SkyDrive or SkyDrive Pro? Cut through the confusion http://akamai.infoworld.com/d/microsoft-windows/skydrive-or-skydrive-pro-cut-through-the-confusion-232387?source=rss_microsoft_sharepoint <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 192px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/microsoft_cloud_blue_2.jpg" alt="SkyDrive or SkyDrive Pro? Cut through the confusion" width="243" height="182" align="right" /><br /><em><p align="right">Credit: iStockphoto</p> Cloud Computing Microsoft Windows Microsoft Office 365 Microsoft SharePoint Cloud Storage Office Software Wed, 11 Dec 2013 11:00:00 +0000 J. Peter Bruzzese 232387 at http://akamai.infoworld.com Get ready for the Office, SharePoint, and Exchange 2013 SP1 service packs http://akamai.infoworld.com/d/microsoft-windows/get-ready-the-office-sharepoint-and-exchange-2013-sp1-service-packs-232007?source=rss_microsoft_sharepoint <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="https://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/Microsoft_New_hp.jpg" alt="Get ready for the Office, SharePoint, and Exchange 2013 SP1 service packs" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div> <p>Early 2014 will see Service Pack 1 updates for Office 2013, SharePoint 2013, and Exchange 2013 (but apparently not Lync), bringing the on-premises versions of these servers and applications up to par with the then-cu</p> Microsoft Windows Networking Microsoft Exchange Microsoft Office Microsoft SharePoint Email Software Office Software Wed, 04 Dec 2013 11:00:00 +0000 J. Peter Bruzzese 232007 at http://akamai.infoworld.com Why Office 365 is a better Office http://akamai.infoworld.com/d/microsoft-windows/why-office-365-better-office-231181?source=rss_microsoft_sharepoint <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/office_365_cloud.jpg" alt="Why Office 365 is a better Office" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>This week is an exciting one for me: It's time for the MVP Summit, an event that draws fellow Microsoft MVPs ("most valued professionals") from all around the world to Microsoft's HQ in Redmond, Wash. Applications Microsoft Windows Networking Microsoft Exchange Microsoft Office 365 Microsoft SharePoint Email Software Office Software Wed, 20 Nov 2013 11:00:00 +0000 J. Peter Bruzzese 231181 at http://akamai.infoworld.com Why the Microsoft Certified Master program had to end http://akamai.infoworld.com/d/microsoft-windows/why-the-microsoft-certified-master-program-had-end-227047?source=rss_microsoft_sharepoint <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 192px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/diploma.jpg" alt="Google's Project Loon stakes out no-NSA zone (we think)" width="243" height="182" align="right" /><br /><em><p align="right">Credit: iStockphoto</p> </em></div><p>For two weeks I've been contemplating the news that Microsoft is terminating several high-end certification programs.</p> Microsoft Windows Certifications Microsoft Microsoft Exchange Microsoft SharePoint Microsoft SQL Server IT Training Wed, 18 Sep 2013 10:00:00 +0000 J. Peter Bruzzese 227047 at http://akamai.infoworld.com Microsoft plans changes to Office 365 targeted at SharePoint Online users http://akamai.infoworld.com/d/cloud-computing/microsoft-plans-changes-office-365-targeted-sharepoint-online-users-226267?source=rss_microsoft_sharepoint <p>To prevent SharePoint Online customers from feeling boxed in, Microsoft wants to improve the way they upload and store documents in the cloud collaboration server.</p> Applications Cloud Computing Microsoft Hyper-V Microsoft Office 365 Microsoft SharePoint Cloud Storage Collaboration Software SaaS Fri, 06 Sep 2013 12:21:50 +0000 ccraig 226267 at http://akamai.infoworld.com Microsoft to patch dangerous Outlook hack-by-preview bug next week http://akamai.infoworld.com/d/security/microsoft-patch-dangerous-outlook-hack-preview-bug-next-week-226251?source=rss_microsoft_sharepoint <p>Microsoft today said it will ship 14 security updates next week to patch critical vulnerabilities in Internet Explorer (IE), Windows, Office, and SharePoint, its enterprise collaboration platform.</p> <p>The IE update, slated to affect every supported version, from the soon-to-be-retired IE6 to the newest IE10, was at the top of most security experts' lists, including the one crafted by Andrew Storms, director of DevOps at CloudPassage.</p> Microsoft Windows Security Internet Explorer (IE) Microsoft Microsoft Office Microsoft SharePoint Microsoft Windows Patch Management Fri, 06 Sep 2013 12:09:32 +0000 admin 226251 at http://akamai.infoworld.com Trifecta: Microsoft patches Office, SharePoint, and Office Web Apps http://akamai.infoworld.com/t/microsoft-windows/trifecta-microsoft-patches-office-sharepoint-and-office-web-apps-223344?source=rss_microsoft_sharepoint <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/Microsoft_Office_hp.jpg" alt="Patching trifecta: Microsoft releases Office 2010 SP2, SharePoint 2010 SP2, and Office Web Apps SP2" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>In a move that won't surprise Office 2010 followers, in the past few hours Microsoft released <a href="http://blogs.technet.com/b/office_sustained_engineering/archive/2013/07/16/office-2010</p> Applications Microsoft Windows Microsoft Microsoft Office Microsoft SharePoint Microsoft Windows Office Software Patch Management Wed, 24 Jul 2013 11:30:32 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 223344 at http://akamai.infoworld.com Update: Microsoft lays out more Yammer integration plans http://akamai.infoworld.com/d/applications/update-microsoft-lays-out-more-yammer-integration-plans-221451?source=rss_microsoft_sharepoint <p>Upcoming integration points between Yammer and Microsoft products will include email interoperability, document collaboration, and enterprise search, as Microsoft pursues its plan to make Yammer a common enterprise social collaboration layer across its business software.</p> <p>The news comes on Tuesday, the one-year anniversary of Microsoft's announcement that it was acquiring Yammer for $1.2 billion primarily to boost the enterprise social networking capabilities of its SharePoint collaboration server.</p> Applications Microsoft Microsoft SharePoint Collaboration Software Social Networking Tue, 25 Jun 2013 13:33:45 +0000 admin 221451 at http://akamai.infoworld.com Capgemini Skysight hybrid cloud orchestration service focuses on Microsoft http://akamai.infoworld.com/d/cloud-computing/capgemini-skysight-hybrid-cloud-orchestration-service-focuses-microsoft-221229?source=rss_microsoft_sharepoint <p>Capgemini is introducing a hybrid cloud orchestration service focused on Microsoft products, although enterprises will be able to manage any load with the offering, including applications running on Linux, the company said.</p> <p>The core of the service is Microsoft software, including Windows Server 2012, System Center 2012 and Windows Azure, wrapped with billing, service management, dashboards and governance tools integrated by Capgemini, said Ron Tolido, the company's CTO for continental Europe.</p> Cloud Computing Data Center Microsoft Microsoft SharePoint Hybrid Cloud Data Center Fri, 21 Jun 2013 16:50:27 +0000 admin 221229 at http://akamai.infoworld.com How to make SharePoint 2013 more mobile http://akamai.infoworld.com/d/applications/how-make-sharepoint-2013-more-mobile-221168?source=rss_microsoft_sharepoint <p>SharePoint, Microsoft's all-purpose collaboration server, has never had strong native functionality for mobile access to its features and content.</p> <p>First launched in 2001, SharePoint wasn't built for a world in which smartphones and tablets are ubiquitous both at home and at work.</p> Applications Mobile Technology Microsoft SharePoint Collaboration Software Mobile Apps Fri, 21 Jun 2013 12:33:45 +0000 admin 221168 at http://akamai.infoworld.com Smacking SharePoint into shape http://akamai.infoworld.com/d/applications/smacking-sharepoint-shape-219533?source=rss_microsoft_sharepoint <p>For many enterprises, Microsoft's SharePoint is a great basic platform for collaboration and file sharing. But the software can't always do everything customers would like without getting an assist. In fact, according to a Forrester Research survey, some 65 percent of all SharePoint shops add functionality to the core software.</p> Applications Microsoft Microsoft SharePoint Collaboration Software Project Management Software Social Networking Wed, 29 May 2013 13:01:39 +0000 admin 219533 at http://akamai.infoworld.com Resistance is futile: You will use PowerShell http://akamai.infoworld.com/d/microsoft-windows/resistance-futile-you-will-use-powershell-218048?source=rss_microsoft_sharepoint <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 192px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/keyboard_hug_0.jpg" alt="Resistance is futile: You will use PowerShell" width="243" height="182" align="right" /><br /><em><p align="right">Credit: iStockphoto</p></em></div> Applications Microsoft Windows Microsoft Exchange Microsoft SharePoint PowerShell Windows Server Wed, 08 May 2013 10:00:00 +0000 J. Peter Bruzzese 218048 at http://akamai.infoworld.com Welcome to Microsoft Webmail's new doc preview http://akamai.infoworld.com/d/microsoft-windows/welcome-microsoft-webmails-new-doc-preview-217055?source=rss_microsoft_sharepoint <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/microsoft_exchange_lomo.jpg" alt="Welcome to Microsoft Webmail's new doc preview " width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>If you migrate from Exchange 2010 to Exchange 2013, you lose the Open as Web Page option for viewing Office and PDF documents in Webmail on computers that didn't have Office installed.</p> Microsoft Windows Networking Microsoft Exchange Microsoft SharePoint Email Software Office Software Web Applications Wed, 24 Apr 2013 10:00:00 +0000 J. Peter Bruzzese 217055 at http://akamai.infoworld.com Microsoft to let Office 365 users replace SharePoint's newsfeed with Yammer's http://akamai.infoworld.com/t/collaboration-software/microsoft-let-office-365-users-replace-sharepoints-newsfeed-yammers-214840?source=rss_microsoft_sharepoint <p>Microsoft offered more details on Tuesday about its plans to integrate SharePoint and Yammer, saying it'll give Office 365 customers the option of replacing SharePoint Online's activity-stream component with Yammer's.</p> Microsoft Office 365 Microsoft SharePoint Collaboration Software Office Software Social Networking Tue, 19 Mar 2013 21:30:15 +0000 admin 214840 at http://akamai.infoworld.com