productivity

Chris Riley

All your virtual machines are belong to YOU

April 25th, 2012 | Author: | Filed under: CloudShare | Tags: , , , ,


If you understand why that title is funny, you are just nerdy enough to read this post.

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Chris Riley

Your boss called, he wants his budget back

April 11th, 2012 | Author: | Filed under: CloudShare, Dev / Test | Tags: , , , , , , ,


Whether you care to admit it or not, IT budgets are shrinking. In this changing IT world, you have two options: Read the rest of this entry »


Dan

Activity Feeds: Killer Feature for Knowledge Workers

March 29th, 2012 | Author: | Filed under: CloudShare | Tags: , , , , ,


Things I love:

Things I hate:

  • Being CCed on emails
  • Apps without activity feeds
  • Clowns

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Chris Riley

Cloud or Black Hole? AIIM Conference 2012

March 25th, 2012 | Author: | Filed under: CloudShare, Demos & POCs, Dev / Test | Tags: , , , , , ,


Last week both Dan and I spoke at the AIIM 2012 Conference.  Dan told the audience that paper is silly, and I spoke about how the Cloud is dead.
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Dan

The Anti-Social Side of Email and Development

February 22nd, 2012 | Author: | Filed under: CloudShare, Dev / Test, SharePoint | Tags: , , , ,


If you are serious about social business and reducing the technostress on your staff and customers, do yourself a favor and make a commitment to go on an email diet in 2012.

Need a great reason why? How about this:

33,024. UNREAD. EMAILS. My jaw hit the floor in disbelief as the number sunk in. How does one amass that many emails? Sign up for every newsletter on the planet? Play 700 simultaneous games of Words With Friends?

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Chris Riley

What do we mean when we say performance?

February 11th, 2012 | Author: | Filed under: CloudShare | Tags: , , ,


As soon as you thought the meaning of a word like “performance” was pretty straight-forward and easy, you talk to someone at CloudShare and we say “well, what do you mean?”

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Dan

Retroactive Governance for SharePoint

January 17th, 2012 | Author: | Filed under: CloudShare, Demos & POCs, Dev / Test, SharePoint | Tags: , , , , , ,


You won’t have to try too hard to imagine this scenario: you installed an application for a specific department to solve a certain task — let’s call it marketing automation and team sites in SharePoint. A few months later you come back to find that it has spiraled into dozens of other departments and the system is growing like an insatiable IT monster, set to consume all of your time and resources. And now the fun part: your executive team wants to know how people are using it and why your million dollar projects look and feel a lot like unmanaged shared drives. What do you do?
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Chris Riley

Merge your CloudShare accounts – taking advantage of multiple environments

November 10th, 2011 | Author: | Filed under: CloudShare, Dev / Test | Tags: , , ,


You may have heard, CloudShare recently announced an awesome new feature allowing you to have multiple environments under a single login. But what happens if you already have multiple accounts?
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Chris Riley

CloudShare Grows With You! – Announcing Multiple Environments

October 30th, 2011 | Author: | Filed under: CloudShare, Dev / Test | Tags: , , ,


Now your CloudShare account can grow with you and your organization.  Have as many environments as you need when you need them.  Assign environments to developers.  Control who sees what environments.  Grant and remove access with ease. CloudShare is very excited to announce the ability to have multiple environments under a single account.
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Chris Riley

Cloud Folders – quick upload into CloudShare

October 10th, 2011 | Author: | Filed under: CloudShare, Demos & POCs, Dev / Test, SharePoint | Tags: , , ,


We’re excited to announce “Cloud Folders”, which enables each CloudShare user to quickly upload their work (code, content, software) into CloudShare machines and move files between machines and between environments.

What is a Cloud Folder?
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