Author: Marijn

Article on CIO.com: Nine Mistakes That Turn Your Corporate Intranet into a Ghost Town

A good article on common mistakes that keeps your employees away from your intranet, by Martin Amm (CEO and one of the founders of adenin TECHNOLOGIES: 1)Assuming a one-size-fits-all home page will meet everyone’s needs. Give the users news that is for specifically for them. 2)Creating a one-way communication platform. Make it easy for users …


How long does the “New!” exclamation appear for new items?

That was a question I got in 2 training sessions, and I had to admit that I didn’t really knew the answer. I was sure you could edit the time, but I didn’t encountered it yet throughout my sharepoint-browsing. So I asked some of my collegues, and one (Tom Verhelst) came up with this one: …


7 non-technical tips on how to deal with TMI ( Too Much Information)

In this modern day called Information Age, we get washed away with information (TMI). So us humans ( IT-specialists and geeks to be precise) developed great systems to cope with these humongous information amounts like SharePoint, Wikipedia, Google,… At the Thinking Blog, they give 7 ways on how to cope with the amount of information …


Windows Live authentication for MOSS 2007

Keith Bunge tested his Live ID solution for SharePoint, and marked it as final. The login procedure is as follows: Click On The Sign In Link The Membership and Role providers are linked in to the SharePoint Forms Based Authentication (FBA) architecture. This means that the Sign in and Sign Out mechanisms are integrated right …


Bart Wessels: What to show on a good SharePoint demo ?

Bart Wessels asks his reader to tell him what they show on a great SharePoint demo ? Well, here is my answer (in dutch): Wat laat ik zien op een sharepoint demo Bij het Dolmen team geef ik vaak presentaties voor klanten. De sfeer is altijd gemoedelijk, er worden vaak vragen gesteld om X of …


Reference Architecture for Lotus Domino to Microsoft Exchange Migrations

On the blog pages of Peter De Haas, I ‘ve found a link to this document by Microsoft: This document presents a difference architecture process that creates a high-level reference architecture for a Lotus Domino to Microsoft technologies migration. You can use this document as a framework/reference point to build out a solution as you …