Thursday, November 17, 2011

10 SharePoint 2010 Methodology Best Practices Articles from EPC Group

10 SharePoint 2010 Methodology Best Practices Articles from EPC Group

EPC Group's Summary of Methodologies on our Award Winning Approach to Enterprise SharePoint 2010 Deployments.The original AIIM.ORG SharePoint Expert Blog posts an also be found at:
"Methodologies and Enterprise Blog Strategy Posts by EPC Group's CEO Errin O'Connor as well as the EPC Group team of Senior SharePoint Architects, Developers, and Business Analysts"

Article 1) Why Large Enterprise and Global SharePoint Deployments Will Not Work in the Cloud“Everyone is going to want one of these,” Gary Dahl half-joking said. Gary Dahl is an author and advertising executive, but more importantly, the inventor of the Pet Rock. A Cloud-based SharePoint... Link to Article: (

Article 2) Is Records Management and Usability, Together, Even Possible?Why are 75% of the organizations in the United States (with an enterprise presence) looking at implementing a records management solution and why are they drawn so much to a particular Microsoft platform... Link to Article: (

Article 3)SharePoint 2010 Web Standards, Accessibility, and Usability Quick Reference GuideThe following is a SharePoint 2010 Web Standards and Usability Quick Reference Guide following EPC Group’s best practices for SharePoint GUI development (master page) and configuration best practice...Link to Article: ( )

Article 4)Selecting the Right SharePoint Consulting Firm: Comparing Apples to Apples, or Apples to OrangesBackground on One of Many Similar Situations I Have Come Across in the Past 24 Months As a disclaimer to this article, I do own a SharePoint consulting firm, EPC, and am writing this ... Link to Article: (

Article 5)The SharePoint 2010 “Magical Mystery Tour”The Perceptions vs. Reality of I.T. and New Technologies When discussing with a client who is considering or beginning the process of rolling out SharePoint 2010, I sometimes feel like a broken... Link to Article (

Article 6) A “Phase 0” Approach for SharePoint 2010An approach that I have seen work well for a large number of organizations either implementing a new SharePoint 2010 enterprise implementation or possibly upgrading from SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint... Link to Article: (

Article 7) Navigating the “World of SharePoint 2010” and All It Encompasses - Part 1Microsoft SharePoint 2010 is one of the most popular software programs \ platforms in history and with it has come a community with a near cult following as well as a large number of extremely powerful... Link to Article: (

Article 8) SharePoint 2010 - A Learning Management System (LMS) for Government\DoD, Private Sector\Fortune 1000, and Educational Institutions (SP vs. Blackboard)Your organization more than likely already owns SharePoint licenses and may be using it for collaboration, the Intranet, an Enterprise Content Management (ECM) \ Enterprise Records Management (ERM)... Link to Article:(

Article 9) Mobility, Browser Compatibility, Compliance, and its Continued Dominance in the Marketplace... Like a stock trader who has purchased a “put” on a stock in hopes the stock value will decrease, I continue to see articles and blogs every now and then asking questions and making statements on do... Link to Article: (

Article 10)Developing a Hybrid SharePoint 2010 ERM \ ECM Platform (SPaaS)In developing any Enterprise Records Management (ERM) or (ECM) Platform, the key to long-term success is your organizations ability to develop a roadmap that takes into consideration the hybrid type... Link to Article: ( additional information contact EPC Group at or