Author Archives: jharbieh

About jharbieh

I'm an IT Solutions Architect with background in requirements gathering, planning, design, architecture, and development (not necessarily in the right order). Currently, my focus is on the Microsoft Cloud, Productivity and Collaboration space. Hope you enjoy what I write about here. Thanks for visiting. Johnny Harbieh

Microsoft Ignite 2016, Atlanta, GA

I headed off to Atlanta, GA this year for another serving of Microsoft Ignite. Was not planning on it, however, our Marketing team, had another plan in mind. They produced a ticket for me and placed me on schedule to … Continue reading

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Microsoft Build Conference 2016

If I were to summarize the story that Microsoft Build Conference 2016 told me, here it is in plain English:

Conversations as a Platform (CaaS)

1. Augment Human Experiences
2. 3 Major Pieces: People, Digital Assistance, Bots
3. Content which represents: People, Places, Things Continue reading

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Post Microsoft Ignite Conference 2015

It’s been a month now since the Microsoft Ignite 2015 Conference. 23K or so attendees from all over the world merged to learn, connect, and establish new paths for themselves and their organizations. Few of the sessions I attended included … Continue reading

Posted in Conferences, SharePointology

Time to Recycle

Time to remind ourselves with one important task. Don’t forget to recycle. It is time to reset your internal machines and look forward to a better year ahead. Time to think about all of your accomplishments and everything in between. … Continue reading

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Follow the Money

Or shall I say, in my world, follow the Information! It has been said many times that SharePoint is what connects People, Process, and Information. It’s true. Yet, things change a bit. Over time, something else might pick up the … Continue reading

Posted in Enterprise Content Management, SharePointology, Yammer | Tagged

Notes on TechEd 2013 North America

I attended my first ever TechEd conference last week, and what a deal that was. Definitely, an awesome place to be at. A ton of people, I heard close to 10K, but cannot confirm. The place was New Orleans, LA … Continue reading

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Connecting People, Process and Information

Does it sound familiar? The message, the vision, the strategy, the goal of becoming a company fully deployed on SharePoint. SharePoint, The Business Collaboration Platform for the Enterprise and the Web can simply become and adapt to you, as a … Continue reading

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