Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Content Management

ECM within the Microsoft platform has just been progressed into the Market Leader quadrant in Gartners latest review. For more information click here   This is FANTASTIC news for all ECM lovers out there. Hip hip hurray to Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007!!!!


Live Webcast: Microsoft and CSC Present: FirstPoint™ Enterprise Content Management Solution October 14, 2008, 7:30am PDT

    Life Science companies are exploring more practical approaches to better manage enterprise information, enable collaboration, improve customer service, drive innovation, and reduce costs. Please join CSC, Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, on this webcast for a demo of our Office based application (OBA), FirstPoint™.  Learn how FirstPoint’s rules based, configurable workflow engine can facilitate…


ECM Case Study – focussed specifically on Records Management (EDRM) in Office SharePoint Server 2007

  Customer = Defra The United Kingdom (U.K.) government’s Department for Environment, Food, and Rural Affairs (Defra) discharges its responsibilities through 3,000 core employees, dispersed throughout the country, who collaborate with a range of outside experts and stakeholders. Defra wanted a combined electronic document and records management (EDRM) system, and a tool set for 10,000…


Content – ECM Partner Community Day – 5th June 2008

  The Content is now available on the partner portal from the ECM Partner Community Day.  


Event – Sword SharePoint event on Financial Services Compliance

SharePoint Deployment in Financial Services – Alleviating the burden of compliance and TCF Friday 2nd May 2008, Microsoft Offices – Victoria, London SWORD’s SharePoint Consultancy is chairing this forthcoming event in association with Contrast Training. This free morning event, hosted by Microsoft, will address how Microsoft’s SharePoint enables organisations to create, distribute and manage policies,…


Microsoft ECM Content

  Microsoft has recently updated the content for Enterprise Content Management (ECM) on the Business Productivity Infrastructure Optimisation (BPIO) web site. Includes PowerPoint Slides for ECM, ECM ROI Spreadsheets, Records Management White Papers.  It’s certainly worth taking a look to update your content.  


MOSS 07 & Corporate Governance Information

  –   Governance TechNet Landing Page –  TechEd SharePoint Governance Checklist & Poster          –    Governance Whitepapers –   Steps for Building Governance in SharePoint Server –  Implementing Governance in Windows SharePoint Services –  Windows SharePoint Services Governance Controls                       –  Information Architecture in SharePoint Server 2007  


Information about Microsoft SEARCH

Just a quick update that we actually have 3 friendly URLs set up for the same Enterprise Search page: (preferred one to use)   (Just to make life easy)  🙂


Implementing & Managing an Enterprise Search Solution – 400 level Microsoft partner training

The demand for search is immediate – and by 2009, the demand for search solutions worldwide will grow to $1.7 Billion.     This training is deep technical level 400 training so absolutely not for the faint hearted! It is taking place in Wokingham on September 24th, 25th and 26th. For more information and to enrol,…