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SharePoint Conference North America has it all, and MORE!

SharePoint Conference North America has it all, and MORE!

Get more by registering NOW! http://tiny.cc/SPCNA_REG

 

There are 4 main reasons why people attend technical conferences and the SharePoint Conference North America (SPCNA) has all of them, and MORE!

  1. With the constantly changing world of technology, people need to know what’s new before the competition does. SPCNA has the sessions and workshops to keep you ahead of the curve.
  2. Learning with the best of the best from Microsoft and top industry thought leaders from engineering and marketing. Attendees want to hear the practical solutions from the people who actually designed, built and integrated today’s current technologies. SPCNA has the best speakers.
  3. Network and connect with peers and business technology gurus with an opportunity to share, collaborate and understanding the creation of real world solutions.
  4. Location! The host hotel is the world renowned MGM Grand. When you aren’t engaged with sessions, receptions and parties, there is an endless line-up of shows, restaurants and activities for every taste.

BONUS, When you register for one of our workshop packages, take home an Xbox One X, an Xbox One S or an Invoke by Harman Kardon, FREE.

It’s pretty simple, SPCNA has it all. WE want you to BE THERE!

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Top 7 Reasons to attend SharePoint Conference North America (SPC18)

SharePoint Conference North America promises to be the largest and most comprehensive event dedicated to SharePoint, OneDrive, and related technologies in 2018.  Since our first SharePoint Conference in 2006 and each thereafter I’ve been blown away by the passion and creativity demonstrated by our community.  2018 promises to be a watershed moment for SharePoint and we can’t wait to share with you what we’re working on and I wanted to share with you my top 7 reasons (one for each previous SharePoint Conference + 1 for 2018) for why you should join me and almost 100 of our SharePoint and OneDrive team in Las Vegas, Nevada May 21-23 for the event.

  1. The most SharePoint experts in one place.  Meet, mingle and network with hundreds of Microsoft SharePoint engineers, Product and Program Managers, and MVPs.
  2. Learn something new from the top industry speakers.  With over 140 sessions (8,400 minutes of content) and dedicated on-site workshops, SharePoint Conference North America is the most comprehensive event in 2018 covering SharePoint, OneDrive, and related technologies to include Yammer, Microsoft Teams, and more… You’re bound to find the perfect mix of sessions.
  3. Real Customers. Real Deployments. Real Experience.  Experience hundreds of real world examples and demos from some of our largest customers.
  4. Drive SharePoint adoption.  With new business sessions, your non-technical colleagues will leave SharePoint Conference North America with the insight and knowledge they need to be successful.
  5. Find the right SharePoint solution for you.  Connect with over 60 SharePoint partners exhibiting in the expo hall all week. Learn about partner solutions to help drive your business needs and strategy through partner led sessions and an expansive expo hall with dozens of sponsors and exhibitors.
  6. Roadmap, vision, and strategy.  Be the first to hear about the exciting new features we’re bringing across SharePoint, OneDrive, Yammer and more and experience a compelling and informative keynote featuring Jeff Teper, Seth Patton, and Omar Shahine where you’ll be able to learn about future vision and strategy and gain in person access to additional SharePoint Virtual Summit content…
  7. Workshops and labs to help build your skills.  In addition to exclusive session content you will have access to Hands on Labs, as well as opportunities to network with technical and industry experts including Microsoft engineers, Microsoft Most Valuable Professionals (MVPs), SharePoint customers and many of our top Certified Partners.

Still not convinced? To learn more about Microsoft SharePoint Conference North America, see our list of breakout sessions and to register, visit http://www.sharepointna.com.

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SharePoint Conference North America

The SharePoint Conference North America is less than ~123 days away, if you’re an IT Professional, implementer, decision maker, business user, or developer you don’t want to miss this SharePoint Conference.

The SharePoint Conference North America promises to be 2018’s premier event for SharePoint and related technologies, featuring over 140 sessions (8,400 minutes) of content under one roof.  In addition, SharePoint Conference North America is the host for this years SharePoint Virtual Summit where we’ll share the latest innovations, vision, and strategy across SharePoint and OneDrive.  Don’t miss this unique opportunity to be part of the action, live, and in-person.

For IT Professionals

In today’s world of converging technologies and operating models, IT Professionals are under more demand to deliver value and foster innovation within organizations.  SharePoint Conference North America for IT Professionals recognizes these challenges and delivers deep technical and business content to ensure the IT Professional not only comes away with a more fundamental understand of SharePoint, but also its related technologies and infrastructure.  From Azure Active Directory to OneDrive and more you’ll find content covering a variety of topics and technologies to help position your organization better now and in the future through continued technological innovations and changes in our global and dynamic marketplace.

SharePoint Conference North America is not only about connecting you with the latest technology trends, but also connecting you with your peers.  Through its sessions you’ll learn from the foremost SharePoint experts and through a number of scheduled day and evening events you’ll be able to connect with peers and technology leaders one on one in casual settings to share ideas and learn best practices.

For the IT Professional audience we’ll have over 100 dedicated sessions,  deep demonstrations, and more. Whether you’re just learning about SharePoint or have been working with SharePoint you’ll find a variety of sessions, chalk talks, and labs that provide a blend of overview, deep dive experience, and best practice recommendations.

For Developers

Learn more about developer tools, resources, and solutions that help you design and build solutions that harness the power of the Office 365 platform, and expand the reach of your solution to new customers, partners, and markets. In addition, you will be able to connect with Microsoft MVPs, community leaders, and other developers in your area.

For Business Users

Learn how businesses are changing strategies to leverage the cloud and better support digital transformation and how your peers are tackling similar challenges. In addition, learn and share best practices and come home with new ideas, how other customers are moving workloads of all sizes, including mission critical applications, to the cloud now, and how to use SharePoint, OneDrive, and more to connect, collaborate, and communicate more effectively.

Need more convincing to register today, have a look at the pre- and post-conference opportunities. Whether you’re looking get started in the cloud or remain on premises we have sessions before, throughout, and after the conference to help you meet your learning goals.

SharePoint Conference North America is about connecting you with technology, your peers, and the cloud.  Don’t miss your chance to be part of the world’s largest SharePoint conference and register today.

Still on the fence?  Hotel rooms at the venue are booking quickly, reserve your stay at the venue at https://aws.passkey.com/event/49175522/owner/28465/home before they run out and register for the event at a later date.

By the way, did I mention it’s Las Vegas?

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Still haven’t registered for SharePoint Conference 2014?

If NLB, UPA, MMS, MDS, DEC, AAM, FIM, AAG, RBS, ALM, ECT, KPI, WIF, ACE, ACL, BDC, ULS, OWA, ECS, LOB, SID, SPN, SSO, UDF, DAV, SQL mean anything to you you’ll want to be at SPC.

Ever want to know why your provider hosted app keeps throwing a 401 when accessing SharePoint content?

Want to know how to use MFA with SharePoint 2013?

Sure you can delete something, curious on how to expunge it?

Need to federate applications with Office 365 using Windows Azure active directory?

Building a Virtual Network in Windows Azure IaaS, don’t leave without know this first…

High availability, disaster recover, both?  Measure twice, cut once…

So what is a Data Element Cache anyway?

SharePoint Conference is more than just deploying and upgrading, it’s operating, maintaining, and building the right topologies to ensure long term success and prevent future problems, it’s about bringing the technologies that SharePoint requires to you in breadth and depth

The 2014 SharePoint Conference is not one to miss!  Register today.

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Not to be missed…SharePoint Conference 2014

SharePoint Conference 2014 is less than ~75 business days away, if you’re an IT Professional, implementer, or decision maker you don’t want to miss this SharePoint Conference.

In today’s world of converging technologies and operating models, IT Professionals are under more demand to deliver value and foster innovation within organizations.  The 2014 SharePoint Conference for IT Professionals recognizes these challenges and delivers deep technical and business content to ensure the IT Professional not only comes away with a more fundamental understand of SharePoint, but also its related technologies and infrastructure.  From Active Directory to Windows Azure you’ll find content covering a
variety of topics and technologies to help position your organization better now and in the future through continued technological innovations and changes in our global and dynamic marketplace.

The 2014 SharePoint Conference is not only about connecting you with the latest technology trends, but also connecting you with your peers.  Through its sessions you’ll learn from the foremost SharePoint experts and through a number of scheduled day and evening events you’ll be able to connect with peers and technology leaders one on one in casual settings to share ideas and learn best practices.

For our core IT Professional audience we’ll have over 100 dedicated sessions, 40+ Hands on Labs, deep demonstrations, and more. Whether you’re just learning about SharePoint 2013 or have been working with SharePoint Server 2013 you’ll find a variety of sessions, chalk talks, and labs that provide a blend of overview, deep dive experience, and best practice recommendations.

Need more convincing to register today, have a look at our pre- and post-conference opportunities. Whether you’re looking to deploy in the cloud or remain on premises we have sessions before, throughout, and after the conference to help you meet your learning goals. 

The 2014 SharePoint Conference is about connecting you with technology, your peers, and the cloud.  Don’t miss your chance to be part of the world’s largest SharePoint conference and register today.

By the way, did I mention it’s Las Vegas?

New to SPC?  Learn more about it.

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SharePoint Conference 2012

The 2012 SharePoint Conference is in just over 30 days. This is the SharePoint event you don’t want to miss. For our core IT Professional audience we’ll have over 150 dedicated sessions, 40+ Hands on Labs, deep demonstrations, and more. Whether you’re just learning about SharePoint 2013 or have been working with SharePoint Server 2013 Preview you’ll find a variety of sessions, chalk talks, and labs that provide a blend of overview, deep dive experience, and best practice recommendations.

A small sample of sessions follows below; refer to http://www.mssharepointconference.com/Pages/sessionBrowser.aspx for a complete list of available sessions.

Overview Sessions

What’s new for IT Professionals in SharePoint Server 2013

This is the session you don’t want to miss. Learn about SharePoint 2013 investment areas specific to IT Professionals including new features and capabilities. This session will provide a high-level overview and provide background for the deep dive and specific capabilities sessions that follow.

What’s New with Service Applications in SharePoint Server 2013

SharePoint Server 2013 provides a variety of new service applications designed to reduce barriers to open collaboration and enable unified views into work items. This session will also cover changes to service applications available in SharePoint Server 2010 carried forward into SharePoint Server 2013.

Deep Dive Sessions

Request Management in SharePoint 2013

You’ve probably heard of Request Management, maybe you’ve used it. Learn more about Request Management in depth, how it’s configured, and when and how it should be used in support of your SharePoint infrastructure.

Leveraging Server to Server OAuth Identity Platform in SharePoint 2013

This session provides you with unique security/identity information that will help you to win customers over competitors from the security standpoint. The key enabler for these scenarios is the server-to-server (S2S) OAuth platform, which extends the OAuth 2.0 protocol. Learn how the S2S platform allows to seamlessly transition user identity across the O365 services as well as in on-premise Office Server products.

Best Practice Sessions

Claims Based Authentication – Migrating to the new SharePoint 2013 Identity Model

Claims Based Authentication is the default identity model in SharePoint Server 2013 and claims migration becomes a critical architectural decision.  In this session you will learn about planning guidelines, best practices, and common scenarios and considerations when migrating from Office SharePoint Server 2007 and SharePoint Server 2010 to SharePoint Server 2013.  

Making Fast Sites Faster with Performance-related Features in SharePoint 2013

Once you have ensured that your site avoids all the performance anti-patterns, it’s time to go to the next level and leverage all the coolness SharePoint 2013 has to offer. This session will go into detail about new features such as Smooth Transitions and Client-side Rendering.

How To Sessions

Automating SharePoint Governance and Management

Technology represents what’s to be governed and this session shows how to automate those processes and capabilities related to governance.

This session unveils a framework for automating SharePoint administrative tasks to enforce your service and information management policies. From it you’ll take away a set of tools that you can apply and extend to create a secure, proxied model for SharePoint administration.

Deployment Wizard: SharePoint 2013 Installation Tips, Tricks and Scripts

This session shares tricks and tools for deploying SharePoint servers and farms on premises. Learn how to deploy physical and virtual environments, taking advantage of the full suite of Microsoft deployment tools. Ensure that your implementation is locked-down with least-privilege service and administration accounts and examine the dependencies on other platforms including Identity Services, DNS, and SQL Server. Take away a checklist of considerations, and scripts to help automate your deployment.

Keep up to date on sessions, scheduling, and more at http://www.mssharepointconference.com.

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