SPT02 SharePoint 2013 and Office 365 Upgrade and Migration: Strategy and Tactics


9:30am - 10:45am

Level: Intermediate

Dan Holme

Dan Holme

Microsoft MVP

Microsoft Technologies Evangelist


SharePoint 2013 and Office 365 offer "big wins" for business value and service delivery. But which features and capabilities are the most compelling reasons to move, and how and when should you upgrade or migrate? In this session, SharePoint MVP Dan Holme shares what he's learned from customers around the world, and provides guidance for your strategy, roadmap, and tactical approach to integrating these new versions into your SharePoint service. You'll learn what's changed about the technical aspects of upgrading—most importantly, the impact of 2010 mode and deferred site upgrades. You'll explore the factors that should drive your upgrade and migration planning. And you'll learn how to drive towards the optimal mix of cloud and on-premise SharePoint service for your enterprise.