Michael Greth

Michael Greth

Michael Greth is a well-known speaker, author, consultant and trainer for Microsoft SharePoint Technologies since 2001. He is a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) for 20 years and leader of the German SharePointCommunity.de. He specialises in SharePoint as a Social Business platform and helping customers to get more value out of their SharePoint implementation. Michael hosts SharePointPodcast.de, the biweekly audio update for SharePoint users and has been blogging since 2003 about.

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[DE] HOW TO Besprechungsarbeitsbereich in SharePoint 2010 aus Outlook 2010 heraus erstellen

SharePoint bietet die Möglichkeit, Arbeitsbereiche zur Organisation einzelner Besprechungen und/oder immer wieder kehrender Besprechungen anzulegen. Balazs Csorvasi von der SAC GmbH hat ein kleines HowTo geschrieben, wie man Besprechungsarbeitsbereiche für SharePoint 2010 aus dem Outlook Kalender heraus anlegen kann.

HOW TO: Besprechungsarbeitsbereich in SharePoint 2010 aus Outlook 2010 heraus erstellen


[EN] Telligent Get Social World Tour

Microsoft and Telligent will start the Get Social Tour, an tour at 6 locations worldwide to show Microsoft’s SharePoint Web CMS and search in combination with Telligent’s social community platform.

Event dates

  • March 6, Dallas
  • March 8, New York
  • March 14, Irvine, CA
  • March 26, Paris
  • March 27, London
  • March 30, Munich

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[EN] New Solution Mango Apps Collaboration Suite

MangoApps allows you to extend social capabilities of SharePoint in a smart way across every level of your company. It makes a, deep and practical impact on how communication happens in the Enterprise 2.0 and beyond. MangoApps add several social features like Microblogging, Messages/Feeds, Instant Messaging, Wall Feeds and more to the to the SharePoint platform. Read …

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[EN] Bamboo SharePoint Community Central Webinar Feb 22

Bamboo’s Community Central turns your SharePoint 2010 infrastructure into the perfect place for users, employees, partners, or any other critical audiences to share information and exchange ideas. With powerful tools for content creation, discussions, and community administration, it’s the fastest, most cost-effective way to give users the social tools they need for SharePoint 2010.

With the …

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[EN] SharePointSocial News Lagniappe | week 06.12


  • Infragistics Acquires SouthLabs – the creators of SharePlus iPad/iPhone App


  • Legal Considerations for Social Media in the Workplace
  • Driving Adoption in Social Business: Resistance is Futile!


  • SharePoint As An Internet Social Platform–Michael on the Go Video


How Higher Education Uses Social Media


[DE] IPI Summit 2012 10. und 11.5.2012

Die IPI GmbH in Lichtenau veranstaltet am 10. und 11.5.2012 unter dem Motto „Vernetzte Welten“ den IPI Summit 2012.

Themenschwerpunkt ist das moderne Intranet, das gleichzeitig Informations- und Interaktionsplattform sein soll, um die Kommunikation, die Zusammenarbeit und Prozesse zu verbessern – und das mit neuen Nutzerkonzepten à la Facebook, Twitter, Wikipedia und Co. zu verbinden. Auf dem …

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[DE] SharePoint Wiki-Extensions

Michael Höfer hat in seinem Blog Streifzüge mehrere Artikel über Wiki-Erweiterungen für SharePoint geschrieben.

In einer Übersicht Wiki-Extensions hat er verschiedene Lösungen zusammengetragen und in einer Vergleichstabelle die Features der Lösungen gegenübergestellt. In einem ergänzenden Artikel SharePoint 2010 Wiki-Extensions: Anwendungsfälle gibt er eine Einschätzung, welche Anwendungsszenarien man mit diesen Wiki-Extensions umsetzen kann.

Außerdem gibt es für drei Lösungen …

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[EN] New Solution Calinda SocialFactor

SocialFactor from Calindasoftware provides an environment within the SharePoint 2010 Enterprise Social Network where people can leverage their relationships to get things done together. Everyone can start public or private conversations on profile pages, get involved in communities or create new communities. Conversations can start in the social network and continue in the e-mail, allowing …

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[EN] SharePointSocial News Lagniappe | week 05.12

A weekly summary of news about social business and SharePoint

Social in General

  • Surprising Findings About Mobile Worker Collaboration A recent Avanade-sponsored survey of over 600 C-suite executives uncovered some surprising business trends
  • Dubai Chronicle Strategies for turning Business Social: Strategies for establishing a social business combine most frequently acknowledged changes taking place within forward-moving …

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[EN] Raona PiuPoint – Winners of the European SharePoint Community Awards 2012

Raona with it’s solution PiuPoint won the European SharePoint Community Awards 2012 in the category Best SharePoint Social Strategy.

PiuPoint is an enterprise social software for companies, departments or work groups that can be created and customized easily and quickly over SharePoint. With PiuPoint, companies can improve collaboration, accelerate innovation, become more transparent, and decrease e-mail …

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