Topic 1: There are various options for implementing user driven workflows in SharePoint, Out-of-the-box, Visio, Designer, Visual Studio, and 3rd party products. This session is to provide you with details on various options and demonstrate some of these options including Nintex and K2 BlackPoint. This is a "no code" session and will discuss options for both SharePoint 2007 and 2010.
Mike Huguet is a Technical Evangelist for Sparkhound, Inc, a Microsoft Managed Gold Partner providing IT services to customers with offices in Baton Rouge, LA and Houston, TX. Mike is an active member of the IT community acting as a co-leader of the Baton Rouge .NET User Group, http://www.brdnug.org
and a committee member for the Baton Rouge SQL Saturday event. He was also a member of the Microsoft SharePoint Patterns and Practices Advisory team for most release for SharePoint 2010. Mike has a software development background and has been working with .NET since Beta 1 of the 1.0 framework. He is a native of Baton Rouge and a graduate of LSU.
Topic 2: Is your SharePoint deployment spinning out of control? Has SQL Server taken over your data center? Do you need to comb through SharePoint content to support your legal team? If you answered yes (or could imagine answering yes) to any of these questions, then please join us for a presentation on how EMC SourceOne for Microsoft SharePoint can help maximize your investment in SharePoint. This informative session will be presented by Paul Yackinous. He leads the pre-sales technical team for EMC SourceOne in the Eastern half of the US and Canada. With 7 years of EMC experience and 10 years of consulting experience at Accenture, Paul will help you understand how technology from EMC can make SharePoint really work for you.
Paul Yackinous is a Systems Engineering Manager for Information Governance at EMC.
We will also have community led discussions on the latest topics in the world of SharePoint and delivering collaborative business solutions. Door prizes will be given at the end of the meeting.