Our next meet-up of 2014 is scheduled! SharePoint MCM and MVP Francesco Sodano is joining us to deliver a session on how to Use Azure to Host your SharePoint 2013 Farm. Then we have local Dynamics CRM expert Kevin Crampton to talk about how to CRM and SharePoint can be used together to great effect.
The meetup will take place on Tuesday the 7th of October. This meet-up is open to anyone who is interested in SharePoint in any capacity.
As ever you can sign up at; https://www.meetup.com/SharePoint-User-Group-Switzerland/
We will start at about 18:30, in the Salle René Dumont function room inside the Salles de la Maison des Associations - 15, Rue des Savoises - 1205 Genève (the northern edge of Plainpalais).
To add a little extra spice to the proceedings, local solution providers Serial SA have sponsored the event. This means our event costs have been met, and even better I can offer you some proper hospitality at the meeting. (A little food and drink is always welcome after a day at work!)
Many thanks to Serial SA - A leading Swiss IT services company specializing in SharePoint and Microsoft technologies. (http://www.serial.ch)
18:30 - 18:45
Presentation 1: SharePoint 2013 on Azure: Your Dedicated Farm in the Cloud (Details Below)
18:45 - 19:45
Break and Refreshments
19:45 - 20:00
Presentation 2: SharePoint & Dynamics CRM - Better Together! (Details Below)
20:00 - 21:00
Fin & SharePint...
Session 1 (Francesco Sodano);
With the Virtual Machine and Virtual Networking services of Windows Azure, it is now possible to deploy and operate a Microsoft SharePoint 2013 Server farm on Windows Azure. In this session we will discuss the key considerations, architecture and operations required to do this successfully. At the end you be able to build your own SharePoint Farm on the Cloud!
Session 2 (Kevin Crampton);
Good Customer Relationship Management is key to the success of almost any business, and Microsoft have a powerful tool in Dynamics CRM to help you get it right. Less well known however are the ways that CRM and SharePoint can work together to help you get even more value from the products. Local CRM expert Kevin Crampton takes us through what CRM is, what it can do for you, and the excellent ways it can make SharePoint even better.