Nov 16-18, 2016
Get the guidance and perspective you need to solve technology challenges and maximize the value of Office 365, SharePoint, Exchange, Skype, Yammer, and Azure for your business at Unity Connect. More than 75 sessions and 3 full-day workshops covering deployment and upgrade, governance and adoption, administration and security, and application development give you the tools you need to properly manage the platforms you are currently using and plan your implementation strategy for SharePoint 2016 and the latest Office 365 features.
Matthew McDermott, Aptillon Owner and SharePoint Expert will be presenting three SharePoint sessions:
INNOVA: Five Query Rules Every SharePoint Pro Should Know
If you have always wanted to try query rules but don’t know where to start, this is a session for you. You will learn how to help your users find what they seek, promote content, and create a great end user experience with SharePoint Search Query Rules.
IT Pros Guide to Managing SharePoint Search
Let’s face it, you are busy. Search is only one part of SharePoint. Who has the time to focus on it? YOU should. Search is such a large part of how SharePoint functions that you need to pay attention to the care and feeding. This session focuses on the 5 things that you should be paying attention to and how you can simplify the process of caring for SharePoint Search. This is a demo-heavy session for administrators and search professionals who want to learn how to monitor and maintain the search service application with confidence.
Upgrade to SharePoint 2016
Are you planning, evaluating or neck deep in a SharePoint 2016 upgrade? This workshop provides a detailed walk through of the many issues that you may encounter along the way. Taught by veteran SharePoint consultants who have successfully upgraded many farms, this workshop is taught from the perspective of avoiding the many possible issues you may encounter and understanding the risks involved. A technical course with specific guidance for the implementers, this workshop also offers modules for the planners and project managers to understand how to successfully upgrade a SharePoint Farm. Topics included: Should You Upgrade?; Upgrade Planning; 2013 Farm Survey; Service Application Upgrade; Content Upgrade; Post Upgrade Activities