High-Value SharePoint Workloads: BI, BPA, Project, Search, and Social, For SharePoint Users, For Managing IT, For IT Professionals, For Developers

SPW12 What's New in Social SharePoint


1:45 PM - 3:00 PM

Level: Introductory to Intermediate

Michael Doyle

Michael Doyle


Senior Architect

Propoint Technology

This session will cover what is new with social computing in the upcoming release of SharePoint. We will cover a wide variety of topics related to how these changes will affect you. My Sites, Tags, Notes, and more will be covered in detail. There will also be considerable emphasis on how the changes will affect you during your upgrade. We will touch on features, architecture, usability, and programming concerns. There will also be some time spent on how to customize the new features. Finally, we will talk about Yammer (recently acquired by Microsoft) and what role if any it will play in your social feature implementation.

You will learn:

  • Overview of new social features in SharePoint
  • How the social features will affect the upgrade
  • How to customize some of the new features