Colligo Blog: Security

Simplifying Information Access for Utility Field Workers, While Enhancing Corporate Governance. The Paradox Solved.

Energy utilities must make accessing SharePoint easier for their workers—while still adhering to strict compliance requirements. In today’s energy and utility industries, field technicians are responsible for a variety of tasks often carried out in extreme and hazardous conditions. These include the installation, monitoring and servicing of equipment, ensuring safety in accordance with current specs, ... 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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Security is a major concern when mobilizing SharePoint. Here are 5 ways to keep your content secure.

If you’re worried about security when mobilizing SharePoint content, you’re in good company. In a recent webinar “Enterprise Mobility: Awakening the SharePoint Force,” we asked participants how concerned they were about the security of SharePoint content on mobile devices. Just about everyone expressed concern: Colligo Engage can keep your mobile SharePoint content highly secure in …

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Join us! How to use SharePoint to solve email management problems.

In 2016, email remains the predominant form of communication in business. However, mismanaged email can have serious consequences, such as content replication that make version control impossible, stranded data that creates information silos, and compliance risk from not properly storing important information contained in emails and attachments. Fortunately, you can take action now to prevent …

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SharePoint Still Excruciating for Mobile Users – 2015 AIIM Report Review, Part 4 of 4

The recent 2015 AIIM SharePoint Industry Watch Report revealed a glaring gap in mobile device support for SharePoint. Only 2% of organizations surveyed reported widely supporting mobile devices! This is a major issue as CIO’s are increasingly adopting a mobile-first enterprise strategy.   Figure 10: How would you describe your use of SharePoint in the …

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How NBC Fostered Collaboration with SharePoint at the 2014 Olympics – A Webinar Speaker Interview

Next week, Colligo and IT Unity are joining forces to bring you the webinar Gold Medal Collaboration: SharePoint Engagement at NBC for the Olympics. I recently met with our guest speakers, SharePoint MVP Dan Holme and Colligo CEO Barry Jinks, to discuss the success of the SharePoint implementation for NBC Olympics at the 2014 Olympic …

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On-Demand Webcast: Enhance Collaboration and Mitigate Risk with SharePoint Email and Document Management.

Last week, I had the pleasure of co-hosting a webinar with our partner Gig Werks to discuss how Architecture, Engineering & Construction (AEC) organizations can enhance collaboration and mitigate risk with email and document management in SharePoint. Thank you to everyone who attended, I appreciated your comments. For those of you who couldn’t attend, click here to …

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Thinking about a mobile SharePoint solution? 5 must-haves for IT

Mobile SharePoint

With the deluge of mobile devices into the enterprise comes an IT nightmare of new dimensions. Expectations have changed. IT policies need to adapt to fit the new generation of workers, yet the requirements for security of corporate data remain. Meeting these conflicting needs is a delicate balancing act. The majority of large organizations have …

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What’s Going Wrong with BYOD?

What's wrong with BYOD

Around this time last year, Gartner predicted that by 2017, half of employers would require employees to supply their own device for work purposes. While a BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) strategy is still touted by some as “the” answer to appeasing a demanding mobile workforce and to reducing IT costs, the movement is showing …

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How to Enhance Collaboration & Mitigate Risk with Better Document Management in SharePoint?

Join Colligo and partner Gig Werks for a complimentary webcast on how Architecture, Engineering & Construction (AEC) organizations can Enhance Collaboration and Mitigate Risk with Email and Document Management in SharePoint. In organizations governed by rising costs, slim margins and the threat of litigation, keeping complex, multi-party projects on-time and on-budget requires up-to-the minute collaboration. An …

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