Colligo Blog: Mobile

The Older the Fiddle, the Sweeter the Tune – SharePoint Turns 16 in Dublin at the European SharePoint Conference 2017

SharePoint was on display a few weeks ago in Dublin Ireland at the European SharePoint Conference 2017. And, while it’s now 16 years old, SharePoint just keeps getting better and better, prompting me to quote the old Irish saying “The older the fiddle, the sweeter the tune.” I had the pleasure of attending the conference, …

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Toronto Tales: Takeaways From ARMA Canada 2017

Colligo's Riyaz Lakhani Presenting at ARMA 2017
Our team was in Toronto this week, speaking at the ARMA Canada conference. For the uninitiated, ARMA is a professional association focused on effective management of records and information within an established information governance framework. This event brought together members from across the country’s 14 chapters and beyond, and as you can expect when canucks ... Continue reading »

IT/OT Convergence and the Utility Digital Workplace

Digital workplace technology can aid the safety, productivity and governance of power distribution utility maintenance crews. Our readers in the energy utility space will be intimately familiar with the integration of information technology (IT) and Operational Technology (OT)–often dubbed “IT/OT convergence.”  In a recent article in Oil & Gas Australia Simon Vardy, Accenture Strategy Utilities Lead for …

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SharePoint Saturdays Recap: User Adoption and the Digital Workplace

Our team has been busy attending and speaking at recent SharePoint Saturdays in Calgary (April 1st) and Vancouver (April 8th). As we wait for the April showers to clear, we wanted to share a few takeaways: User adoption remains the biggest barrier to successful SharePoint projects. During a lunchtime presentation in Vancouver, we ran a …

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How to Embrace Mobility for a Competitive Advantage in 2017

There’s a smart way to differentiate your enterprise in 2017! Be first in your market to truly embrace mobile technologies to create new business value, using context to be hyper-responsive to customers. To get that competitive advantage, you need to mobilize your workforce faster. How can you win the race? On December 6th, we’re bringing …

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Mobility Represents a Major Opportunity to Drive SharePoint ROI According to AIIM Report

All the research points to mobility as a major opportunity to drive business success. Today information workers are mobile, period. According to Radicati, the number of mobile users worldwide will reach 6.1 billion this year (with 11 billion mobile phones and tablets in use in 2016). It’s wise for enterprises to assume that every information …

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Collaborating Anywhere: My Discussion with New Microsoft SharePoint Director Dan Holme

Recently, I had the distinct privilege to join Microsoft SharePoint, OneDrive and Office 365 product leaders Dan Holme, Reuben Krippner, Chris McNulty, and Mark Kashman for a spirited discussion on the new Microsoft SharePoint mobile portfolio, and how the newly-released Colligo Engage platform complements those Microsoft mobile applications. Our 90-minute event—“Collaborate Anywhere: SharePoint & OneDrive …

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“Collaborate Anywhere” – Microsoft/Colligo Joint Webinar Monday, June 20!

We just launched Colligo Engage 2016, the next generation mobile content management platform for the collaborative enterprise. This release comes on the heels of Microsoft’s recently announced mobile-first vision and roadmap for SharePoint. Our two launches coincided, but not by mere coincidence: The Colligo-Microsoft partnership dates back more than ten years, and we’re a proud …

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Hybrid SharePoint: Not A One-Size-Fits-All Strategy

Best Practices for Successfully Navigating the Hybrid Transition from SharePoint to Office 365

Best practices are rarely one-size-fits-all and must be adapted to the nuances of your business – however, there is much that can be learned from the shared experiences of the community. While there are many paths to the cloud, there are a number of things your organization can do to better prepare for the transition …

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Why I’m excited about what Microsoft had to say at Ignite

I had the privilege of traveling to Chicago for the Microsoft Ignite show last week. I arrived on Saturday to attend an advanced briefing session with several folks on the Microsoft SharePoint and Office product teams.  Some of the discussions I can talk about and some I can’t. So, here’s a quick summary of the exciting things I learned. …

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