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Cyber Security and the Rio Olympics

While Zika virus, unsanitary water conditions, and political unrest have been a threat leading up to this Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, there is another threat lurking in Brazil during these Olympic Games. For those visiting the city and those involved in the Olympics, cybersecurity threats promise to be prevalent throughout the international competition. So why is...

Using SharePoint Enterprise Search for Business

Manually searching your shared drives for information is time consuming and a huge hassle—especially if you don’t know the exact name of the file you’re looking for. To help solve this issue, many businesses and government agencies are starting to implement SharePoint Enterprise Search into their existing environment. SharePoint Enterprise Search works much like your...

Using SharePoint Online and Power BI for Powerful BI

In my blog “Using SharePoint 2013 for Business Intelligence,” I discussed the benefits of integrating SharePoint with other tools in the Microsoft Business Intelligence (BI) ecosystem as well as covered some of SharePoint 2013’s notable BI services. In this blog, I will discuss SharePoint Online and another Microsoft BI tool – Power BI. SharePoint Online, Office...

Using SharePoint 2013 for Business Intelligence

In my blog “Benefits of Using a Business Intelligence Solution,” I explained Business Intelligence (BI) and discussed some of the benefits of using a Business Intelligence solution, such as SharePoint. But, did you know that SharePoint is just one of several Microsoft BI tools? In this blog, I will highlight the benefits of integrating SharePoint...

The Future of SharePoint Security

Microsoft recently announced it will release SharePoint 2016 on May 4, 2016. Your agency may be wondering if moving to this platform is right for you. SharePoint 2016 closes the gap between on premise and cloud, according to Microsoft. Thus, the platform will deliver value to customers’ on-premise deployments and enable them to take advantage...