SPTechCon 2016, Austin: Post-Show Review

The SPTechCon in Austin turned out to be everything
it promised it would be and more, with some keynote speakers getting straight down
to basics, making clear where Microsoft® stands with regard to on-premises,
hybrid and the cloud. More on that below.

From our own perspective, we had the chance to meet a lot of
new faces and explain how Bamboo® could help their companies maximize
communication and collaboration. We also enjoyed putting faces to names we already
know and discussing the latest thinking on Office 365 and SharePoint®.

All the speeches and sessions held value, from learning new
ways of creating content in SharePoint, to the big picture announcements
mentioned above. Seth Patton – Senior Director of Product Management for
Microsoft and OneDrive – and Chris McNulty – Senior Product Marketing Manager
for SharePoint and Office 365 – spoke to a packed room in their keynote
address, which got down to business with a statement of commitment to on-premises.

However, that commitment did include a “hybrid at the core”
message, and the phrase “built for trust” came up numerous times, making itself
known as more than just a reassuring phrase and something Microsoft is very serious about.

New features were demonstrated live from McNulty’s Microsoft
account and Patton, McNulty and Senior Product Marketing Manager for Microsoft,
Jeremy Thake, rounded out the talk personally walking round the conference,
chatting and gathering feedback, using actions rather than words to back up
Microsoft’s commitment to customer input.

We’re sure the feedback they received was as positive as the
feedback we gathered through our own efforts. New friends were made and eyes
were opened about the value of Bamboo Solutions for their
businesses.

And we can’t end our post-show report without mentioning David
Mott, who walked away with our $100 Amazon gift card. Congratulations, David!

The video clip shows highlights from the Austin SPTechCon, August 24-27, 2015.


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