Slide Deck: Don’t Upgrade to SharePoint 2013! #BASPUG

Last night I had to great privilege to share why I think you shouldn't upgrade to SharePoint 2013 at the Boston SharePoint User Group. No, I'm not an anti-Microsoft guy, I love SharePoint, especially 2013. I wanted to walk through what it's going to take to upgrade, all of the costs (infrastructure, customizations, training, etc)... Continue Reading →


I’m presenting: Don’t Upgrade to SharePoint 2013 – BASPUG July 17th

I am quite excited about my first presentation in a few years. I'm presenting at the Boston Area SharePoint User Group on July 17th. Session Abstract Thinking of upgrading to SharePoint 2013? Should you? You have seen and heard the amazing new features and advancements SharePoint 2013 brings, from social to apps. But should you upgrade?... Continue Reading →


Troubleshooting a SharePoint 2010 Service Pack 1 install

I was handed a SharePoint 2010 farm with some weird issues going on, specifically around PowerPivot. First thing I checked was the status of any updates. Sure enough, there was an upgrade available (as seen in Central Admin > Manage Servers in this Farm). My continual troubleshooting of PowerPivot is in this other post. I... Continue Reading →


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