Office 365 Saturday Europe 2013 sessions recordings

Office 365 Saturday Europe 2013 sessions recording is now available. Please access it here

Session I did was, “SharePoint Online External Users defined

SharePoint Online provides the tools to share content with external users. In this session, we are going to explore what Microsoft means by an external user, What are the options for sharing content with external users and how to define an external sharing strategy.

Speaking at BrightStarr Webinar – Taking SharePoint to the Cloud

Please join me on 10th December 2013 4 PM GMT for an interesting webinar that explores SharePoint cloud options. Register now

Microsoft has made enormous investments in cloud based solutions and continues to drive companies towards Office365 and Azure. As such the question of whether to utilize on premise technology or move to the cloud is becoming ever more prevalent within organizations of all sizes and this decision comes with a potentially substantial impact.

It is a difficult choice and with this in mind BrightStarr will be hosting a webinar tackling the various implications of these two options – advantages, myth-busting, the best extensions and all the tricky bits to make your migration run smoothly. We invite you to join Microsoft Certified Master Sam Hassani and Microsoft Most Valuable Professional Marwan Tarek on December 10th at 11 AM EST to gain BrightStarr’s insight into the advantages and disadvantages of cloud based SharePoint, focusing on major decision points in order to assist you in making the right choice for your organization’s needs. By the end of this webinar you’ll know for sure which option is best for your business enabling you to move forward with confidence.


Presenting Web Content Management in SP 2013 (Arabic)

I have accepted an invitation from AvePoint to co-present with Ayman Elhattab (SharePoint MVP) in their next Arabic webinar on August 20, 2013.

Topic: Web Content Management in SharePoint 2013
Date: 20/8/2013
Time: 18.00 – 19.00 Dubai Time, 16.00 – 17.00 Cairo Time

Microsoft SharePoint 2013 provides new, richer sets of web content management (WCM) functionality primed to enable organizations to truly use SharePoint as the customer-facing aspect of its business. With the powerful new content search capabilities, metadata-driven navigation, and features including design manager and cross-site publishing, this presents a real paradigm shift for the platform.

In this webinar, we will explore the new features introduced in SharePoint 2013 and the business problems they solve. This includes an introduction to the new authoring tools, search engine optimization configuration, content publishing, and more. We will also discuss how WCM fits into an intranet/extranet scenario for SharePoint 2013 deployments.

The webinar will be in Arabic. Please register here

Presenting in the next BrightStarr Webinar – Free SharePoint 2013 webinar, Register Now!

This week BrightStarr will be hosting its March webinar. The webinar is free and anyone across the globe can attend.

Date: Wednesday 27th March 2013
Time: 9 AM EST – 1 PM GMT

In this webinar you will hear about all the new and exciting features SharePoint 2013 has to offer including:

  • Enterprise Social Networking with SharePoint 2013
  • What’s New in SharePoint Search
  • What’s New in SharePoint WCM
  • SharePoint 2013 Apps