Author Archives: James Sturges

The Future of InfoPath Forms

Posted by on February 2, 2014 at 6:19 pm.

It’s been a long time speculation Microsoft would be phasing out InfoPath support in SharePoint. Rightfully so, the experience is awful: it’s bugging, hard to maintain, they don’t migrate well, and generally cause more harm than good. Officially, Microsoft has recently admitted InfoPath forms are finally being retired and a new forms method (TBD) will […]

SharePoint Saturday Baltimore Slides

Posted by on May 18, 2013 at 1:55 pm.

Today is SharePoint Saturday Baltimore 2013 in Timonium, MD. Pretty great turn out so far today which is awesome, I think this year sold out pretty quickly as well. Having just spoken at SharePoint Saturday Boston a few weeks back it’s great to see the SPS community thriving all other the country. This year I […]

SharePoint Saturday Boston Slides

Posted by on April 29, 2013 at 1:10 pm.

This past weekend was SharePoint Saturday Boston 2013 and we had an awesome turnout! This year sold out almost a month in advance I believe, and all the sessions we packed. This year I spoke on Driving User Adoption with Custom SharePoint Branding which I also spoke on at SharePoint Saturday Baltimore last year (and will […]

SharePoint On-Premises vs. Cloud

Posted by on April 27, 2013 at 7:45 am.

I saw this and thought it was too funny not to post. Credit for this one goes to my colleague Mr. Jody Finch (I’d recommend checking out his awesome blog series on SharePoint Search).

I’m Speaking at SharePoint Saturday!

Posted by on April 23, 2013 at 9:00 pm.

It’s been far too long since I’ve posted, but now’s a good a time as any. I’m going to be speaking at both SharePoint Saturday Boston this Saturday (4/27) and also SharePoint Saturday Baltimore again this year (5/18). Details on both are below. I know SPS Boston is already sold old (tickets went quick!) but […]