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A hidden gem within SharePoint is the ability to upload a list template to a SharePoint site. Once this list lives within SharePoint, it can be replicated via the Microsoft Teams “Lists” functionality. The purpose of this blog post is to demonstrate how to upload a SharePoint List XML Template to a SharePoint site.Read More
The wait is over. Introducing Microsoft Lists
Earlier this summer, we published a blog that announced the preview of Microsoft Lists. Well, the wait is over. Microsoft Lists was officially launched and is available in commercial and government cloud tenants.Read More
This Kiefer technical blog outlines best practices and will demonstrate how to configure security and permissions for a Microsoft PowerApp.
As a technologist, you’re probably always looking out for the next killer app. That app that transforms your processes or gives your organization a competitive edge. If you have an idea of what that might look like, stop wishing for it to appear and make it happen with Microsoft PowerApps. PowerApps is a low-code application that lets you build and launch apps on a mobile or desktop interface using pre-built templates, drag-and-drop simplicity, and quick deployment. Whether you’re looking to build something transformative or simply an interface used to consume and modify data, PowerApps is designed for both IT experts and novices.Read More
Office 365 has helped organizations in staying productive during the pandemic. With more people working from home, we have seen a significant growth in phishing attempts and bad actors attempting to gain control of devices, passwords and data.Read More
When life seems jolly rotten there’s something you’ve forgotten
Viruses, hurricanes and fires. Economic recession, job loss and evictions. Things are tough all over and it can be challenging to find the silver lining these days. But there are some bright spots if you know where look. Some of the positives can be uncovered with tools like Microsoft Power BI. There’s a lot of data out there and, turns out, it’s not all bad news.Read More
As organizations scrambled to support remote workers, Kiefer recognized that we were in a unique position to assist our clients and friends. We have been promoting the benefits of the modern workplace for several years, and we had arrived at the moment in which enabling the modern workplace wasn’t a luxury, it was a necessity. Deploying technologies that supported efficient communication and collaboration was critical as stay-at-home orders changed how many organizations conducted business.Read More
Remember walking across the office to get an signature or stepping over to your colleagues desk to check on the status of a client deliverable? Well, remote work has forcibly changed how all of us work.
It may be time for your organization to take inventory of your processes, better understand challenges to getting work done and seek out solutions that help you automate, track, and manage business processes.Read More
When Microsoft Teams was introduced in March 2017, many wondered when and why you would use it.
The Kiefer team has built a strong reputation in helping organizations collaborate using Microsoft SharePoint. Beginning in 2017, many of our clients have asked when they should use Microsoft Teams and when they should be using SharePoint. While the 2 products have both offer users the ability to collaborate, share content with a specific set of users, and co-author, we have found that there are some certain conditions where one may be a better choice than the other.Read More
Power BI is an amazing tool for aggregating data and gaining insights that are difficult to extract from a spreadsheet, or even worse, several spreadsheets.
At Kiefer Consulting, we are proud of our reputation for building sophisticated solutions that streamline processes, improve communication and enable collaboration. We’re also constantly striving to improve how we work so we regularly build solutions for internal use as well. These solutions are built with the same outcomes in mind.Read More