SharePoint Conference 2019 – A Conference You Don’t Want to Miss

SharePoint Conference is returning to Las Vegas this year from May 21st – 23rd, 2019 at the MGM Grand and I’ll be there with bells on. Why is this a must-attend session on my schedule this year? As Microsoft continues to introduce exciting changes, SharePoint Conference 2019 will be a fantastic opportunity to catch up on what’s changed, what’s going to change, and how to navigate and leverage SharePoint’s ever-evolving nature. One of the things I love most about SharePoint Conference is the chance to reconnect with the SharePoint community. This conference is filled with experts on all things … [Continue reading]

SharePoint is the Answer to Content Collaboration in the Modern Workspace

In the afternoon on day one of Microsoft Ignite 2018, Microsoft Corporate Vice President Jeff Teper took to the stage, and with help of a few on his team, he presented his update on SharePoint, OneDrive, and more. He clearly stated that SharePoint is the answer to content collaboration in the modern workspace, and I cannot agree more. There was a time a few years back where I and many the community thought that SharePoint had begun to stray and the path at the time was not clear. "Sites" referring to "SharePoint" in the Office 365 App Launcher exemplified those days. Since that time, … [Continue reading]

SharePoint Online Theming – The Threads Between Modern and Classic Experiences

Branding modern SharePoint experiences including modern team, communication, and hub sites continues to revolve around modern themes. Custom modern SharePoint theming is well documented at docs.microsoft.com/sharepoint, including the following starting guides to name a few: SharePoint site theming Customizing "modern" team sites Classic SharePoint experiences including classic teams sites and publishing sites continue as popular site templates because of their extensive branding endpoints. Common branding opportunities between classic and modern experiences continue to evolve. Let’s … [Continue reading]

Why the panic?

For those watching the cryptocurrency markets, we have been witnessing the umpteenth market scare, market correction, bear market—take your pick on your preferred interpretation or description. So why is this correction happening? Coin Telegraph provides these observations: Buy the FUD: Mainstream Media Convinced Coinrail Hack Caused Crypto Price Plunge and All of Top 100 Cryptocurrencies See Red Amidst CFTC Price Manipulation Probe, among others. Is this the end? Let’s continue to separate blockchain from cryptocurrency speculation. Blockchain evolution continues A few exciting … [Continue reading]

Get Consistent Branding Across Classic and Modern SharePoint Experiences

Full feature parity between classic SharePoint experiences such as classic/traditional team sites and publishing sites, and modern SharePoint experiences including communication sites, modern team sites, and hub sites continues to cause migration … [Continue reading]

SharePoint PnP Provisioning Schema Version 2018-05

A new SharePoint PnP Provisioning Schema was just released and you can learn more from the SharePoint Developer Monthly Community Call - May 2018 edition recording. You can also learn more via the SharePoint PnP Github repo at: … [Continue reading]

Does Blockchain Mean Cryptocurrency?

Not all blockchains are created equally. The rapid release of an overwhelming number of alt-coins is causing some confusion. Specifically, what does each blockchain network or coin/token aim to achieve? You might be asking, "Another offering? … [Continue reading]

Join Me at SharePoint Conference North America 2018 @SPConf #SPC18

SharePoint Conference is back! And in Las Vegas no less! Are you going to join me this May 21st - 23rd for #SPC18? If not, why not? You don't want to fall behind! If you need even more reasons to join, I am happy to say that PixelMill is also … [Continue reading]

Microsoft Tech Summit San Francisco 2018

A few days back I had the pleasure of presenting, hosting panels, and assisting with workshops at Microsoft Tech Summit San Francisco 2018. I joined a few thousand other Microsoft technology enthusiasts over a few day period and discussed Microsoft … [Continue reading]

Did Blockchain Jump the Shark?

I continue to be impressed by the rapid evolution of blockchain concepts, although I persistently remind myself, just how much of this is hype? Recently, one of the stars of Shark Tank, Robert Hejavec was interviewed by TheStreet’s Scott Gamm to … [Continue reading]