TH18 SharePoint Document Libraries: The New File Share

October 21st, 2010

3:15 PM - 4:30 PM

Prerequisite: None

Dan Holme

Dan Holme

Microsoft MVP

Microsoft Technologies Evangelist


More than ever before, enterprises can look to SharePoint 2010 as a replacement for traditional file shares in many scenarios. So are SharePoint document libraries the new file share? What does SharePoint offer, what do file shares offer, and how can you integrate the two? These questions and more will be answered as Dan guides you through prescriptive, best practice implementation of document libraries. Learn to avoid common configuration mistakes and how to push navigational links to users. Evaluate the benefits of Remote BLOB Storage. Ensure that business requirements for security and records management are met. Dive into new features such as metadata navigation, location-based metadata, the content organizer, document sets, and document IDs. And take away a checklist of best practices to share with both your IT organization and your end users.