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Atlanta, GA, United States, 2010/08/19 - SharePoint experts and O’Reilly authors Dux Raymond Sy and Joel Oleson will share their experiences and unique insights into best practices in upgrading and migrating to SharePoint 2010 during an O’Reilly webinar, to be held online on August 20.
Dux Raymond Sy, managing partner of Innovative-e, and Joel Oleson, senior product manager and SharePoint evangelist at Quest Software, are teaming up with O’Reilly Media to offer a “Best Practices for Upgrading and Migrating to SharePoint 2010” webinar. The online event will take place at 10 am PT Friday August 20, 2010. The cost to attend is free; however, registration is required.
In this presentation, attendees will gain a useful overview of how to:
• Properly plan, budget, manage and control the SharePoint 2010 migration project;
• Prepare for SharePoint and Office 2010 by archiving, cleaning up and considering the move to 64-bit;
• Evaluate which upgrade method is most appropriate for specific environments;
• Consider upgrade development and customization options;
• Determine what not to migrate to SharePoint 2010;
• Upgrade from SharePoint 2003
Sy is the author of SharePoint for Project Management, and Oleson is the author of SharePoint 2010: Best Practices for Upgrading and Migrating, both published by O’Reilly Media.
Sy is a certified project management professional (PMP) with more than 15 years of experience in Information Technology. Sy has earned a reputation as being among the leading experts in leveraging technology to enhance project management. Sy is a managing partner and the chief evangelist of Innovative-e, Inc., a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner that helps clients achieve tangible business results with Microsoft SharePoint solutions.
As a senior product manager and SharePoint evangelist for Quest Software, Joel Oleson is responsible for product direction and strategy. He is well known in the SharePoint community as an enthusiastic trainer, evangelist and architect, and he maintains a popular SharePoint blog. Oleson is a frequent speaker at popular technical conferences, such as Microsoft TechEd, and often presents to local SharePoint user groups. Prior to working at Quest Software, Oleson worked at Microsoft and was involved in the first Microsoft global deployment of SharePoint. He later designed the extranet and hosted SharePoint deployments.
For more information about Innovative-e, visit innovative-e.com. For more information about Joel Oleson, visit his blog at sharepointjoel.com/.
About Innovative-e, Inc.
Innovative-e, Inc. (innovative-e.com), a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, is a business consulting and technology services company that helps clients achieve tangible business results with Microsoft SharePoint solutions. Services include consulting, project management, application development, training, project transparency solutions, systems integration, and support. Innovative-e is known for thought leadership in the areas of applying SharePoint technologies to improve project management and for developing and promoting best practices for implementing SharePoint solutions (SharePoint for PM for SharePoint). Public and private sector enterprise clientele include Siemens Industry Inc.; Arlington County, Virginia; Washington D.C. Department of Transportation; Emory University; The National Institutes of Health (NIH); JK Moving & Storage, Inc.; Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC); AutoTrader.com; BlueLinx; and MorganFranklin. Innovative-e has locations in Atlanta, Ga.; Reston, Va.; and Merritt Island, Fla. with technology delivery centers in Sri Lanka.