Metalogix, a provider in content lifecycle management (CLM) solutions for
Microsoft SharePoint, Microsoft Exchange and legacy environments, on
Wednesday announced SharePoint Migration Manager for Google Apps, a new
solution that allows existing Google Apps and Docs customers to migrate their
data to SharePoint 2010 or SharePoint Online.
"Customers consistently tell us they need enterprise-class productivity tools
with improved security to help their users do their jobs effectively and
efficiently," said Jared Spataro, director of SharePoint product management
at Microsoft. "Customers feel SharePoint 2010 is the logical choice over
Google Apps. The Metalogix SharePoint Migration Manager for Google Apps
provides a straightforward option for those customers to migrate to
SharePoint 2010 without losing the investment in their existing content."
Metalogix' SharePoint Mig... (more)
Perhaps the biggest problem to consume organizations over the past few years
was to target the implementation of MDM as the Big Bang deliverable. The Big
Bang deliverable is any MDM project where the goal of the project is the
total integration of all consuming operational systems by one date. I am
personally not aware of a single project where this goal was achieved without
delay for one reason or another. Not one. I visit many accounts and I always
ask the question and I almost always get the same answer. I’m not asking
for the formal reference and the customer story that the v... (more)
by Michael Zuckerman, CMO, Queplix
The explosion in information technologytools and capability has accelerated.
Our information technology environment is moving at absolute light-speed.
Yet, the back of data integration is broken. 90% of customers are using
20-year old ETL technology designed to move batch files into the data
warehouse at 1:00 am. It is a manual process. Worst of all, is that some
vendors have even put this 20-year old technology in their newly minted
1-year old cloud. Who wants 20-year old technology in a 1-year old cloud?
To add insult to injury, data quality i... (more)
Paving the path to the next generation data center through people, process
and technology, SANpulse Technologies, Inc. today announced the publication
of a free white paper that provides best practices for successfully
transitioning data to new storage platforms. While upgrading and/or expanding
storage can deliver a number of benefits, it can also result in stalled
applications, lost data, business disruptions, and immobilized end users.
Understanding the challenges in advance can ensure a smooth migration process
for better performance, utilization & cost-savings.
The white pa... (more)
By Brien M. Posey
In many organizations, users who have questions about how to use various
application features typically call the help desk for assistance. However, it
has started becoming apparent that the help desk may not always be the best
source of support in these types of situations.
The Limitations of a Help Desk
There are several reasons why the help desk may not be able to help the user
to the degree that might have once been possible. The first reason revolves
around the fact that the help desk staff is often overworked. When a user
calls the help desk for assista... (more)