Reflections on being a worker in a mobile- and cloud first world

Reflections on being a worker in a mobile- and cloud first world

As a lot of you know, important steps toward a new way we work is being observed throughout a lot of businesses worldwide. A lot of companies are giving their employees the benefit of working remotely over the internet and there’s a trend in seeing an increased freelance workforce taking charge of their own destiny as well. During an advisory board meeting yesterday I discussed the opportunities (and challenges) of working remotely and what tools were required to enable their people to manage their daily work with the same (or better) performance and professionalism. The group of people I…

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Social tool enhancements in the enterprise with Office 365, but not for SharePoint on-premises

Social tool enhancements in the enterprise with Office 365, but not for SharePoint on-premises

Author: Tobias Zimmergren www.zimmergren.net | www.sharepointdiscussions.com | www.pointbird.com |  @zimmergren Introduction What can I say; Microsoft is doing a killer job with Office 365 and their cloud offerings in general. Today during the SharePoint Conference 2014 Keynote, they discussed some of the highlighted new features for SharePoint, Office 365 and related technologies. It is a clear message that cuts across all channels, blogs and presentations alike: Cloud comes first, on-premises may or may not be kept up to date. Let’s dig into some of the announcements. Office 365 is the fastest growing product in Microsoft’s…

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Hosted Microsoft TFS - Team Foundation Service - Part 4: Connect your project to TFS and create a build definition

Author: Tobias Zimmergren http://www.zimmergren.net | http://www.tozit.com | @zimmergren Introduction A while back an announcement was made that TFSPreview.com had been made available for general testing. Various bloggers at Microsoft put an invitation token in their MSDN blogs so everyone can have a go at it. In this article series we’ll take a very quick look at what the hosted TFS solution by Microsoft looks like. Articles currently in the series: [blockquote]Part 1: Getting Started Part 2: Connect your development rig Part 3: Configuring a Build server to work with TFS preview Part 4:…

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Hosted Microsoft TFS - Team Foundation Service - Part 3: Configure a build server to work with TFSpreview

Author: Tobias Zimmergren http://www.zimmergren.net | http://www.tozit.com | @zimmergren Introduction A while back an announcement was made that TFSPreview.com had been made available for general testing. Various bloggers at Microsoft put an invitation token in their MSDN blogs so everyone can have a go at it. In this article series we’ll take a very quick look at what the hosted TFS solution by Microsoft looks like. Articles currently in the series: [blockquote]Part 1: Getting Started Part 2: Connect your development rig Part 3: Configuring a Build server to work with TFS preview (this post)…

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Hosted Microsoft TFS - Team Foundation Service - Part 2: Connect your development rig

Author: Tobias Zimmergren http://www.zimmergren.net | http://www.tozit.com | @zimmergren Introduction A while back an announcement was made that TFSPreview.com had been made available for general testing. Various bloggers at Microsoft put an invitation token in their MSDN blogs so everyone can have a go at it. In this article series we’ll take a very quick look at what the hosted TFS solution by Microsoft looks like. Articles currently in the series: [blockquote]Part 1: Getting Started Part 2: Connect your development rig (this post) Part 3: Configuring a Build server to work with TFS preview…

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Hosted Microsoft TFS - Team Foundation Service - Part 1: Getting Started

Author: Tobias Zimmergren http://www.zimmergren.net | http://www.tozit.com | @zimmergren Introduction A while back an announcement was made that TFSPreview.com had been made available for general testing. Various bloggers at Microsoft put an invitation token in their MSDN blogs so everyone can have a go at it. In this article series we’ll take a very quick look at what the hosted TFS solution by Microsoft looks like. Articles currently in the series: [blockquote]Part 1: Getting Started (this post) Part 2: Connect your development rig Part 3: Configuring a Build server to work with TFS preview…

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