Colligo Blog: Content & Knowledge Management

Upcoming Webinar – Unleashing SharePoint 2010 for Records Management, Governance and Compliance

We are really pleased to have Ryan Duguid, Senior Product Manager, ECM and Compliance at Microsoft participating with us again for a webinar on June 2 titled: Unleashing SharePoint 2010 for Records Management, Governance and Compliance. Ryan’s last webinar with us set a new record for most registrations and we’re looking to push the record even higher with this webinar!

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Colligo Contributor and AvePoint DocAve – Seamless Integration

The SharePoint community by its very nature is extremely collaborative. In order to help our customers and to ensure that our solutions work seamlessly with other SharePoint solutions they might be deploying, Colligo plays an active role in the SharePoint ISV partner community.A recent situation provides a good example. One of our existing Colligo Contributor customers was looking to deploy AvePoint’s DocAve Software Platform in their organization but needed to make sure that the two SharePoint solutions were compatible. After collaborating with AvePoint on integration and compatibility testing, we are happy to confirm that the two products do indeed work together seamlessly.

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Solving the Email Pain Point in Records Management – KM World Article

Colligo Contributor Pro was featured today in a KM World article written by Judith Lamont titled: “RM – the Changing Role of Technology.” In the article, Judith points out the many pain points of records management including the volume and diversity of information, complex regulations, and concerns about risk. However, she identifies that it’s the management of email where all those pain points converge into a particularly challenging scenario.

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Colligo Contributor Pro Named Finalist in Best of Tech•Ed 2011 Awards

Colligo’s on a roll! Last week, I was happy to announce that Colligo Contributor Pro won the Andy Dale SharePoint Award for Best SharePoint Mobile or Offline Solution. This week, I’m delighted to announce that Colligo Contributor Pro has been named a Finalist in the Best of Tech·Ed 2011 Awards, in the SharePoint category. So congratulations again to entire Colligo team for building great products that our customers love to use.

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FIATECH 2011 – Construction and Engineering Technology Conference

Last week, I attended the FIATECH 2011 Technology Conference & Showcase in Chandler, Arizona. FIATECH is a construction and engineering conference focused on sharing best practices, developing standards and networking within the construction and engineering IT community. As a first time attendee, I really enjoyed the conference and found it very informative to hear IT people talk openly with their peers about the challenges they are facing in the industry, some of the pilot projects they have underway and what lies ahead for the future.

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Colligo Contributor Wins Andy Dale SharePoint Awards 2011

I’m really pleased to announce that Colligo Contributor Pro has won the Andy Dale SharePoint Award 2011 for the Best SharePoint Mobile or Offline Solution. This is the third straight year that Colligo Contributor has won the award and I’d like to say thank you to everyone that voted for us! However, the Andy Dale SharePoint Award isn’t just a popularity contest as the winners are chosen based on both the number of votes garnered along with the points given to each product from a panel of SharePoint experts. So a big congratulations to the Colligo development team for building such a great product!

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European SharePoint Best Practices Conferences – Cloud talk but not an ash cloud in sight

The European SharePoint Best Practices Conference 2011 was held last week in London and Colligo not only attended but were proud sponsors of the event. This year saw nearly 100 session by 70 speakers in just 3 days. This year’s event wasn’t affected by the ash cloud of last year and the attendance definitely reflected the fact that people were able to travel unhindered to the conference. The Exhibitors Hall was packed for the kick off party and during the lunch breaks!

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Microsoft Office 365 Beta Released – Go Cloud!

Congratulations to Microsoft for <a href="http://www.microsoft.com/en-ca/office365/online-software.aspx" target="_blank">releasing the public beta of Office 365</a>. The buzz that we’re hearing about <a title="Office 365" href="https://www.colligo.com/sharepoint-solutions/business/office-365-cloud/">Office 365</a> is incredible and we’ve talked to a lot of customers who are looking at either moving totally to Office 365 or creating a hybrid environment with both on-premise and cloud-based SharePoint.

We’re really proud to have been the first company in our market to <a href="/news-releases/colligo-networks’-contributor-pro-suite-introduces-industry-leading-support-for-microsoft-office-365/">announce support for Office 365 </a>and actually had Microsoft demonstrate <a title="Colligo Contributor" href="https://www.colligo.com/products/contributor/">Colligo Contributor</a> working with Office 365 at the AIIM/Info360 conference in Washington, DC in March. The presentation showed how a user can move content to SharePoint libraries located on-premise or in the cloud from within the Outlook interface.

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Colligo’s YouTube Channel – Subscribe Now

Social media has made a huge impact on the way companies communicate with customers, prospects and other stakeholders. At Colligo, we’ve really taken social media to heart and have made it an integral part of both our culture and our communication strategy. An important component of our social media initiatives is the creation of our own Colligo Networks YouTube Channel.

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Colligo Turns 11 – SharePoint Adds 20

I’m pleased to announce that Colligo Networks turned 11 years old today! It’s been an amazing time for the company and we’ve come a long way over the past 11 years, moving from developing innovative peer-to-peer networking products to becoming the world leader in SharePoint client solutions for email and document management. So congratulations to the entire Colligo team for a great 11 years.

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