SharePoint Conference 2014 tracks announced.
SharePoint Conference 2014 will offer numerous tracks across all audiences: IT Pro, Developer, Executive and Power User. Each track will have sessions at different levels, from overview (100 level) to deep dive (400 level), designed to help you build the skills you need. Have a look below and start to plan how you will balance your time throughout the week.
Get the tools you need to drive organic adoption within your organization: what are the available resources, proven tactics and best practices from the field, and examples of the best use cases to leverage to help users understand SharePoint, what’s in it for them and your company.
Deliver solutions that meet business needs both today and tomorrow. The focus is on designing a highly reliable, consistently available, and SharePoint scalable system from the most basic to most demanding workloads.
Data is powerful, and the right tools can help you make sense of the growing data requirements and take your insights to the next level. Learn how to discover, analyze, and visualize your big data in a self-service fashion through Power BI and Excel.
Business Value sessions teach business leaders how to drive profit through enterprise social, expose talent and expertise, save time and money, all while positioning businesses to better meet objectives and align with corporate strategy.
Hear direct from customers about their decisions, experiences and use cases with SharePoint 2013 on-premises and SharePoint Online in Office 365. Learn the solutions and best practices across numerous industries and common SharePoint workloads.
Deployment & Implementation
Although SharePoint products farms vary in complexity and size, a combination of careful planning and a phased deployment that includes ongoing testing and evaluation significantly reduces the risk of unexpected outcomes. This track provides an overview for all types of SharePoint 2013 farm deployment.
Files & Content
Whether you are interested in simple file sync and share scenarios with SkyDrive Pro or full-fledged industrial strength ECM capabilities, learn how to create, organize and manage content lifecycles with policies, information architecture and governance while also illustrating how organizations can reduce risk and manage compliance with centralized eDiscovery tools.
Learn how governance helps guide, direct, and control how your organization’s business divisions and IT teams cooperate to achieve business goals with a focus on guidance for information architecture and customization practices through well-planned policies, roles, responsibilities, and processes.
Wade into the deep end and learn more about configuring hybrid topologies, from identity federation, service application integration, and infrastructure and bring the cloud to your business with SharePoint 2013 and SharePoint Online.
Get clarity and guidance for purchasing SharePoint based on your specific business requirements and use case scenarios. Dive into the details and address common concerns while getting your on-premises and online licensing options questions answered.
Office 365 delivers the capabilities that users demand while allowing IT to stay in control while adapting traditional client-server skills for cloud computing. See how new features come to Office 365, learn about the new tools and processes to migrate on-premises workloads to Office 365, and prepare for the new operational roles in IT.
Learn to create and design apps that will drive innovation and be better positioned for the future and get the resources, guidance, and instruction to build innovative and productive apps and solutions with Office.
Operations & Management
Explore best practices, tips, tricks, and everything in between about how to operate and maintain SharePoint to deliver a smooth and consistent experience that delivers the capabilities people want and uptime the business guarantees.
Our SharePoint partner community will reveal best practices, insights, and customer stories in sessions that take a look at the latest solutions and ways to be more competitive and get the most out of SharePoint.
SharePoint interoperates with numerous other Microsoft technologies like Dynamics, SQL, Windows Server, Azure, and more while exploring how companies can enhance and extend SharePoint by taking advantage of the strengths of complimentary technology.
Find information stored across your organization through the power of enterprise search. Learn about all of the new features and offerings, as well as best practices for developing, managing, and using SharePoint search capabilities.
Security is at the forefront of everything in SharePoint Online and core to how you deploy SharePoint on-premises. Security sessions will articulate built-in security features that safeguard data from the time it is stored to the time it reaches users and their devices.
The cloud app model for SharePoint offers many new ways to customize SharePoint on-premises and online. Get deep dive guidance in how you can best approach building solutions and apps today, with an eye on the future development and migration to the cloud.
Sites & Portals
Discover how you can create and publish rich personalized websites and engaging portals using familiar tools and internet standards.
Social has wired the way people get things done at work. In a world where the pace of innovation has increased dramatically over the last few decades, agility is key. Explore the new set of tools while learning new ways organizations can efficiently bring people and information together to collectively move forward.
Get ready to transform the way that you work together. Get the latest business leaders best practices, technology trends and interactive discussions with industry experts, top executives and peers.
Upgrade & Migration
Learn plan and prepare for your upgrade appropriately. Delve into how the process of upgrading from SharePoint 2010 Products to SharePoint 2013 works, how to upgrade service applications, prerequisite planning, and known issues when upgrading to the latest version of SharePoint.