Is the SharePoint Community Past Its Prime?

Originally posted on: http://geekswithblogs.net/SoYouKnow/archive/2011/06/14/is-the-sharepoint-community-past-its-prime.aspx So, lots of tweets going on today about an article over at CMS Wire : The SharePoint Community: What it is, Why It’s Important and Microsoft’s Role. Now, aside from the fact that the CMS web site is a php web site, this article got me thinking… It’s well written and authoritative, with comments from the experts, and is spot on… but couldn’t it basically have been written verbatim two years ago? And if it could have been written two years ago, how has the SharePoint Community changed in those two years? And are those changes Continue reading Is the SharePoint Community Past Its Prime?

Belated SPTechCon Wrap Up & Ramblings – Boston June 2011

Originally posted on: http://geekswithblogs.net/SoYouKnow/archive/2011/06/12/belated-sptechcon-wrap-up-amp-ramblings-ndash-boston-june-2011.aspx So, I had the honor of speaking at the SharePoint Technology Conference (SPTechCon) for the fourth time on June 3rd. I must admit that this conference is just getting bigger and better every time BZMedia puts it together. For those of you not familiar with SPTechCon (http://www.sptechcon.com), they do the conference twice a year. Once in San Francisco at the beginning of the year and again in Boston in the middle of the year. They get the best speakers (and me) to show up from all over the world and really have some high caliber presentations. Continue reading Belated SPTechCon Wrap Up & Ramblings – Boston June 2011