What are SharePoint’s Pros and Cons ??

SharePoint Benefits SharePoint strength is in the breath of functionality that it provides out of the box. Individually there might be comparable and better products in the market for a specific functionality but all put together there is no other application/product/platform that provides the same range of functionality available with SharePoint. Some of the best… Continue reading What are SharePoint’s Pros and Cons ??

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Outsourced IT Services – Can IT Companies of India become a $300 billion Software Services Industry by 2020?

IT Companies of India and Nasscom’s Vision NASSCOM envisions Indian IT sector to become a $300 billion industry by 2020. Which means 15% compounded annual growth rate of the IT sector for eight straight years. Currently the Indian IT companies mainly catering to the U.S and European market contributes $100 billion to the sector. This… Continue reading Outsourced IT Services – Can IT Companies of India become a $300 billion Software Services Industry by 2020?

Leverage The Power of Open Source in your Offshore Software Development Projects

Offshore Open Source Project Development Selecting an unsuitable offshore software development service provider may dwarf your IT investments leading to heavy losses. However, leveraging open source capabilities in your offshore software development endeavor is a great way to offset some risks and to produce software applications that are less expensive and less resource extensive. Why… Continue reading Leverage The Power of Open Source in your Offshore Software Development Projects

Ensuring maximum test coverage and managing timeline – Software Quality Assurance

What is Software Quality Assurance? “Quality Assurance” is the calling card for a software testing services provider. No matter how robust a software application is, its failure to perform at a critical instance can prove fatal to clients. Through the lens of history, it has been observed that enterprises spend more on bug fixes as… Continue reading Ensuring maximum test coverage and managing timeline – Software Quality Assurance

“I Dream of Geni”- The Birth Of Yammer & SharePoint 2013 Integration

Everything about Yammer SharePoint integration– To Yammer or Not to! Social networking is catching on fast with Enterprises. The concept of social networking has evolved to an extent that it has its footprint across enterprises today. Long seen as a pioneer in enterprise social collaboration space, the well-known enterprise social software – Yammer is fast… Continue reading “I Dream of Geni”- The Birth Of Yammer & SharePoint 2013 Integration

SharePoint Consulting- How to Step Up your SharePoint 2013 Site Performance ?

SharePoint Consulting – Achieve Optimum Site performance by setting Quotas Congrats! Your SharePoint consultant might have got your SharePoint 2013 site up and running in less two weeks. His SharePoint consulting has helped you put in place a great collaborative foundation to reap the endless benefits the revamped version has to offer. But wait !!…… Continue reading SharePoint Consulting- How to Step Up your SharePoint 2013 Site Performance ?

The NAPA” Office 365 Development tool and SharePoint 2013 App Development”

Guess, why SharePoint 2013 Online is humming Nancy Sinatra’s 1967’s tune – “Strawberries cherries and an angel’s kiss in spring, My summer wine is really made from all these things..” ?? Well, meet SharePoint 2013’s Summer Wine – The “NAPA” Office 365 Development tool!! SharePoint App Development with NAPA – “The New Wine in An… Continue reading The NAPA” Office 365 Development tool and SharePoint 2013 App Development”

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Offshore Software Development Tips for Mission Critical Applications

Managing Mission Critical Offshore Projects Trust Begets Trust – the foundation! In the past, outsourcing offshore software development services  was limited to tasks that were not mission critical and were therefore  not  considered as threats to business continuity. But, thanks to the competitive dynamics fueled by time, budget and commercially driven deadlines, high tech ISVs… Continue reading Offshore Software Development Tips for Mission Critical Applications

Design SharePoint Site – Responsive web design in SharePoint 2013

There are approximately 250 odd unique screen sizes in mobile itself in production (the smallest being a Nokia phone with 94×44 screen size). Add to this all the sizes available in desktops and laptops, why stop, include TV sizes too as people adopt to “smart”TV. So where do you start, what size do you build… Continue reading Design SharePoint Site – Responsive web design in SharePoint 2013

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Why SharePoint implementation rather than using Shared Drives ?

Shared Drives vs SharePoint Development We sift through thousands of documents and files to get the relevant information / documents / content in the shared drives. Searching these information in shared drives is like finding a needle in a haystack. Documents and files which are stored in shared drives, over a period of time duplicates… Continue reading Why SharePoint implementation rather than using Shared Drives ?

MS Dynamics CRM & SharePoint 2013 Integration – Document Versions save you a fortune using Shredded Storage

MS Dynamics CRM & SharePoint Integration – What’s in Store for you ? Microsoft Dynamics CRM and SharePoint integration enable users to use the document management capabilities of SharePoint from within Microsoft Dynamics CRM. It allows users to store and manage documents in the context of a Microsoft Dynamics CRM record on a server that… Continue reading MS Dynamics CRM & SharePoint 2013 Integration – Document Versions save you a fortune using Shredded Storage

SharePoint 2013 Customizations – Solutions or Apps?

Previous versions of SharePoint has promoted solution model for many customization’s. But with the new SharePoint 2013, Microsoft has introduced a new app model. This new app model allows developers to build applications in multiple languages, using standard web technologies, and hosted on cloud or SharePoint. The new app model comes with a new unified… Continue reading SharePoint 2013 Customizations – Solutions or Apps?

SharePoint 2013 – drag & drop file upload limitations

Drag and drop of files from your desktop to SharePoint document library in the browser window is a cool feature that is very much appreciated by many our clients. Unfortunately, this feature utilizes HTML5 and very much browser dependent. Based on our tests, IE8 and IE9 does not support the drag and drop. However FF… Continue reading SharePoint 2013 – drag & drop file upload limitations

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Simple Excel based BI in SharePoint 2013

Excel is here to stay. IT professionals may hate the proliferation of Excel documents containing important information, floating around the corporate file servers. Users love them – the familiar interface and ease of doing simple calculations and filtering has made Excel tremendously popular with people who work with numbers. With SharePoint 2013 and Office Web… Continue reading Simple Excel based BI in SharePoint 2013

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SharePoint Development for Investment Consultants/Asset Management Companies

Investment Consultants Functions and Goals Investment consultants formulate strategies and guide investors to make correct long term or short term investments. They constantly manage and monitor clients’ portfolios to meet financial goals. Their aim is to preserve and grow clients’ investment/asset over a long term and keep them abreast of latest financial products. Further, they… Continue reading SharePoint Development for Investment Consultants/Asset Management Companies