Helpdesk software is a basic part of practically any contemporary IT environment. As a rule, helpdesk solutions are intended to provide the customer/employee or other end-user with appropriate interactive support (technical, sales, etc.) related to the company's products and services. The main point of a helpdesk is to troubleshoot problems using a formal procedure for user requests creation, management and resolution.
MetaVis released a new version of its MetaVis Backup for SharePoint software designed for small and medium sized-businesses and power users. It allows users to quickly and affordably backup Office 365 SharePoint and restore content while retaining version history and metadata.
Microsoft did not provide a connection between its Business Connectivity Services and the SharePoint 2010 Managed Metadata feature, so SharePoint Solutions created one. Recently, the company released new SharePoint software add-on - Managed Metadata Term Store Sync for SharePoint 2010 (Term Sync) - which provides the missing link between a business’s data and its SharePoint taxonomy.
TimeOff app for SharePoint 2013/Office 365 streamlines the process of submitting and processing employees’ leave requests. When installed on your company's SharePoint site, the app will enable your employees to submit leave requests with ease, while allowing authorized staff to accept or reject such requests. TimeOFF is offered in the Lite version – as a free application ideal for small organizations, and in the PRO version – for bigger organizations. The developer of the app, Fild.NET, can also prepare the TimeOFF application for any other SharePoint version, customizing it to your specific needs and requirements.
New SharePoint Auto Content Type Publishing product by XStream provides a “one-click” process within the Content Type Hub SharePoint 2010 site and accelerates the deployment.
Normally, the deployment of Content Types is time consuming and manually intensive. To successfully deploy or update Content Types, SharePoint users (such as SharePoint Administrators, Information Management personnel, and deployment teams) are typically required to perform the following manual steps:
New EPiServer Connect for SharePoint product integrates SharePoint 2013, 2010 and/or 2007 with EPiServer 7 CMS to allow business users to bring their SharePoint assets to the web. With this connector, marketers can leverage SharePoint capabilities to optimize and streamline enterprise content management efforts and convert internal collaboration into online marketing results.
TITUS SharePoint Security Suite is now fully compatible with Microsoft SharePoint 2013, both Server and Foundation. The product enhances SharePoint security by automatically enforcing fine-grained access control policies and applying visual labels – promoting strong, consistent data governance for SharePoint content. TITUS products leverage existing document metadata combined with trusted user claims to ensure that security is applied automatically and consistently across all SharePoint content.
As of now, all MetaVis migration and administration products support Office 365 for business and take the headache out of moving and managing content in the cloud.
Many companies are planning their SharePoint 2013 and Office 365 upgrade strategies using the traditional database attach approach. The downside to this approach is that it doesn’t work for Office 365, moves a lot of unneeded or unused sites, content, components and customizations and doesn’t allow you to migrate directly from SharePoint 2003 and 2007 without interim steps.
KnowledgeLake Imaging will provide new functionality and features that take the greatest advantage of what’s new in SharePoint 2013 and offer a range of deployment options, including cloud and on-premises. KnowledgeLake customers can now apply for access to the product. The company has expanded its current Enterprise Content Management (ECM) features to provide customers with revolutionary solutions that leverage the latest version of SharePoint to solve today’s most complex document problems.
The explosion of bring-your-own device (BYOD) policies in companies offers the promise of increased productivity for contributors and managers. HiSoftware released its new product - HiSoftware Sheriff Workspace Mobile - extending the company’s SharePoint solutions suite to bring secure collaboration on iPads and other mobile devices.
Extranet Collaboration Manager (ExCM) for SharePoint Server 2013 and SharePoint Foundation 2013 provides easy SharePoint extranet collaboration and simplified extranet administration that SharePoint 2013 is missing in the out-of-the-box product. It allows you to provide your business partners with a comprehensive solution to improve collaboration. It simplifies the extranet user experience while empowering the Administrator with many features...
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