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Embracing the Urgency: SharePoint Migration for Workplace Modernization

As technology continues to evolve and change, businesses are faced with pivotal decisions that can shape their future. A prime example is the end-of-life status of older versions of SharePoint. Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 reached its end of life (EOL) on April 11, 2023, with SharePoint Server 2016 and 2019 following suit on July 14, …

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Powering the Modern Workplace: The Value of Partnerships for Kiefer Consulting

In today’s fast-paced business landscape, strategic partnerships are essential for driving innovation, delivering transformative solutions, and empowering organizations to thrive. Kiefer Consulting, a trusted Microsoft Cloud Solutions Partner specializing in the Modern Workplace, understands the immense value of collaborations. We deeply appreciate and value our partnerships with Microsoft, Nintex, AvePoint, Sharegate, and UBEO. These partnerships …

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Making a Case for a Chat Bot.

A conversation with Kiefer consultants yield some thoughtful insights about chat bot development, cognitive services, artificial intelligence and more. When our consultants discuss solutions with clients, we focus on the problems that the solution will solve. Artificial intelligence, cognitive services and bot technologies certainly have the “cool” factor, but do they have a business application? …

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SharePoint Classic vs. SharePoint Modern: A Kiefer Assessment (Part 1)

Microsoft SharePoint supports two basic User Interfaces (UI) designs; The “Classic” experience, and the “Modern” experience.  The “Classic” experience is a highly customizable user interface that integrates SharePoint lists and libraries.  The “Modern” experience is mobile ready, (currently) limits the visual customization that can be done, makes the creators’ experience more intuitive, and makes the …

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