10 05, 2017

Microsoft VP Jeff Teper Rings in ‘Second Year of SharePoint’s Resurgence’

2020-05-22T14:59:54-07:00May 10th, 2017|

“The future of SharePoint is now,” declared Jeff Teper, Microsoft Corporate VP of Office, OneDrive, and SharePoint, during his Keynote address at the May 6th Twin Cities SharePoint Saturday. Noting that May 6 is just over one year after Microsoft’s Future of SharePoint announcements on May 4, 2016, he welcomed attendees to the “second [...]

9 12, 2016

SharePoint’s Busy 2016 Ends with Feature Pack Release

2020-05-21T17:18:22-07:00December 9th, 2016|

Microsoft capped a busy year of SharePoint activity with the November release of Feature Pack 1 for SharePoint 2016. This year’s momentum began with the release of SharePoint 2016 in the spring coupled with the Future of SharePoint sessions in May. These events affirmed Microsoft's ongoing dedication to SharePoint on-premises. This commitment was further cemented [...]

4 12, 2016

Two SharePoint Shows Highlight New Features

2020-05-19T18:33:07-07:00December 4th, 2016|

Two shows in one week! Crow Canyon is Silver Sponsor at both. Before 2016 draws to a close, the SharePoint and Office 365 community will have the opportunity to improve their skills, learn about new features, and engage with fellow SharePoint experts and enthusiasts at two big December events: SPTechCon in San Francisco and SharePoint [...]

18 11, 2016

Microsoft Ignite 2016: SharePoint and Office 365

2018-12-24T19:28:30-08:00November 18th, 2016|

Last May, Microsoft hosted the Future of SharePoint conference — an event designed to let the world know that SharePoint was still in Microsoft's good graces. This was indeed the case as new development announcements were made in favor of multiple SharePoint-integrated apps such as Office Graph, the Development Framework, Flow, and PowerApps. Now that [...]

15 06, 2016

Have you heard about Microsoft Flow and PowerApps?

2020-05-21T20:23:41-07:00June 15th, 2016|

The new SharePoint Development Framework was not the only news to come out of San Francisco at Microsoft's Future of SharePoint event last month -- Microsoft Flow and Microsoft PowerApps also made their appearance. These new tools are aimed at increasing business efficiency, particularly in terms of automation. Going with the Flow Microsoft Flow allows [...]

2 06, 2016

Microsoft Introduces new SharePoint Development Framework

2019-01-27T00:16:24-08:00June 2nd, 2016|

What is the new “SharePoint Development Framework” that Microsoft talked about at its Future of SharePoint event May 4th? What value does it bring to SharePoint development – and ultimately, to businesses that use SharePoint? Many Technet and blog articles delve into the programming particulars of this new framework, and we will leave them to [...]

18 05, 2016

Office Graph Takes Center Stage

2019-01-27T00:17:07-08:00May 18th, 2016|

On May 4th, Microsoft hosted the Future of SharePoint event in San Francisco, which coincided with the general release of SharePoint 2016. The overall purpose was to highlight what users can expect in SharePoint's future and to get them enthused about the overall direction of SharePoint. Office Graph Moves Front and Center One key component [...]

11 05, 2016

SharePoint On-premises: Here to Stay!

2019-01-27T00:17:44-08:00May 11th, 2016|

“We remain committed to our customer’s on-premises and do not consider SharePoint Server 2016 to be the last on-premises server release.” -- Bill Baer, SharePoint Senior Product Manager blog post, May 4, 2016. With the release of SharePoint 2016 last week, Microsoft confirmed its commitment to providing a powerful and innovative on-premises SharePoint platform. Previously, [...]

4 05, 2016

“Future of SharePoint”: What You Need to Know

2019-01-27T00:18:20-08:00May 4th, 2016|

There was so much covered in Microsoft's Future of SharePoint presentation today! Here are the key takeaways, from our perspective: (You can view the presentation here (requires registration).) SharePoint On-premises Is Here To Stay Microsoft is committed to maintaining and improving SharePoint on-premises. Coming in 2017, Microsoft will release feature pack updates for SharePoint Server [...]