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Compliance, video portals could shake SharePoint partners

Enterprises have enjoyed a mutually beneficial relationship between developer partners and Microsoft's SharePoint for some time--allowing the nearly ubiquitous software to jive with legacy systems and business-specific tools. But compliance and video updates unveiled at last week's SharePoint Conference in Las Vegas could unnerve some of the partners on which Microsoft relies.

Office Graph: Bringing sexy to backend

LAS VEGAS--One of the biggest stories to come out of SharePoint Conference 2014 in Las Vegas hails not from social or mobile, but a notoriously unsexy place: architecture. On March 3, Microsoft unveiled the data-gathering chassis upon which Exchange, SharePoint and Yammer will further integrate and innovate moving forward, called Office Graph.

Goodbye SharePoint social, hello Yammer

LAS VEGAS--It's been over a year and half since Microsoft bought enterprise social company Yammer for $1.2 billion and at this week's SharePoint Conference 2014 in Las Vegas the investment appears to be paying off. 

Microsoft introduces 'cloud on ramps' for SharePoint users

LAS VEGAS--The social, visually-rich features that are being teased at the SharePoint Conference 2014 in Las Vegas have IT professionals salivating--that is, IT pros whose enterprises have followed Office into the cloud. On-premise customers, however, were presented a less appealing entree.

SharePoint goes cloud first, but will customers follow?

Microsoft's going full on to the cloud, but are its customers ready to go with it?

SharePoint 2013 boasts new eDiscovery tools

Microsoft has introduced new eDiscovery tools in SharePoint 2013 they claim is a magnitude better in terms of ease of use, but it's not without limitations.

Webtrends SharePoint partnership brings analytics to SharePoint social experience

Webtrends has partnered with SharePoint to provide analytical insight into SharePoint social usage.

Thoughts on my way to the SharePoint Conference

I thought about skipping this year's SharePoint conference, but given what's at stake as it transitions to a cloud-mobile strategy, I didn't want to miss it.

SharePoint by the numbers

There is little doubt that Microsoft SharePoint is a tremendously successful product. But the extent of its success was put on full display by Jared Spataro, senior director of product management for

SharePoint 2010 will have web analytics

According to a recent blog post from the SharePoint 2010 team, SharePoint 2010 will include a number of built-in analytics that should help companies to better manage and understand traffic across