As organizations strive to be more collaborative, the tools they use to connect employees must be elegant and easy to use. Unfortunately, some of the tools that organizations are using to collaborate and share information are not delivering the experience that users expect.Read More
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Anyone who’s ever been involved in developing and implementing a SharePoint solution to support a public-facing website, or Intranet/Collaboration sites, or a custom application, probably has never made the statement that “Governance is Fun”. Developing a Governance Plan and implementing the policies and procedures to actively manage your SharePoint environments and solutions is hard work, but it is absolutely necessary work to ensure success and adoption of your SharePoint solutions.
The new features of Microsoft Office 365 continue to impress us at Kiefer.Read More
At the time Microsoft began their marketing momentum for SharePoint 2013, it also announced the end of InfoPath was on the horizon. Since then, organizations who have invested funding into the use of InfoPath’s form tools have been searching for tools to both replace and enhance InfoPath functionality. In the third-party market, there are robust forms tools available for purchase that address the need for organizations of all sizes to review in order to understand whether they meet the needs of their organizational goals for providing forms tools with business process automation.Read More
For years, experts in the SharePoint world have long touted the platform’s virtues that are related to how quickly information workers (users) can find their content start working on their content faster by using a number of SharePoint tools including Search and Document Library views. While the Out-of-the-Box tools are great to utilize for streamlining the findability process, they are not in any way connected with the quality of the final content of the documents.Read More
Office Web Applications Server offers great enhancements to your SharePoint environment. However, there are some common gotchas that tend to pop up during the installation and configuration of the service. In this article, we will take a look at some of the most common items that I have seen in the past year.Read More
Kiefer Consulting, a leader in providing SharePoint on premise and SharePoint Online cloud-based solutions and AvePoint, a leading global innovator and an established leader in enabling enterprise collaboration across platforms and devices have successfully established a CMAS contract to resell AvePoint products to the State of California.Read More
Kiefer Consulting and Nintex partner to deliver robust Nintex Workflow, Forms and Mobile Apps for SharePoint Users.
Kiefer Consulting, a leader in providing SharePoint on premise and SharePoint Online cloud-based solutions, has partnered with Nintex, the maker of award-winning business productivity software and SaaS offerings, to help clients reach higher levels of productivity with SharePoint.Read More
Each Application pool in SharePoint has an identity/account that it runs under. There are many scenarios where you may need to change the application pools to run under different credentials, and there are multiple ways you could possibly go about it.Read More
Each Service Application in SharePoint runs within an Application Pool. The Application Pool controls the resources (memory, etc.) that a Service Application has available to it as well as controlling which account is used to run that service. By default, SharePoint groups many of its Service Applications together into one or two Application Pools. This may not always be the ideal scenario and you may have requirements to move Service Applications to run in their own dedicated Application Pool, or just to move them to another application pool so that you can control which Service Applications are grouped together and which account they run as.Read More