Kattelo SharePoint August Office Hours Announced

Microsoft’s new Office 365 package is a (some may consider a drastic) departure from its current software offerings, giving many traditional Office users a vast array of new options. That is why we are here to help you with our SharePoint Office Hours to answer all yo

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How to Optimize SharePoint Performance

SharePoint Performance Tuning As your users continue to make use of SharePoint, you may notice slowdown in SharePoint performance. This slowdown is most likely the result of users storing many large files in your SharePoint server. Microsoft SQL server databases are not opt

SharePoint Best Practices Primer: Deploying SharePoint Service Packs and Cumulative Updates

Target Audience: Site Administrators Microsoft periodically releases cumulative updates and service packs for SharePoint. Just few weeks ago, SharePoint 2010 Service Pack 2 was publicly released. Bookmark this TechNet page,, if you have not already!

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SharePoint Retention Policies

SharePoint Document and Retention Policies Kattelo completed another successful session of SharePoint Office Hours, with quite a bang and after-hour humor. Once again, the Kattelo team was able to come out and help many SharePoint users during our July SharePoint Office Hou

Kattelo CEO Speaking At NAAAP International Convention 2013

Summer is the best time for travel! We at Kattelo, are thrilled to announce that Kenneth Lo, CEO of Kattelo Consulting, is speaking at the National Association of Asian American Professionals International Convention in Toronto, Canada! The convention is from August 8th to

Office 365 Tips – Sharing with External Users

How to Share Site Office 365 and SharePoint Content with External Users The needs to quickly share Office 365 or SharePoint files with external users arise frequently. For example, an investor may ask to look at what you do on a regular basis before committing to your proje

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SharePoint Tips: Accessing Content Offline

How to Access SharePoint Content Offline The most common way of interacting with SharePoint content is to access SharePoint from a browser. But what happens when you don’t have internet access? Let’s say you are on a plane without WiFi and you want to keep being product

SharePoint Security Groups vs Audience

Demystifying SharePoint Security Groups and Audience Targeting Yet again, Kattelo’s team of SharePoint experts were able to help many people with the submitted SharePoint questions at June's SharePoint office Hours. One particular question asked was very important: What

SharePoint Saturday Silicon Valley 2013 Recap

Kenneth Lo, CEO of Kattelo Consulting, had the greatest pleasure of presenting Docs without Folders — Organizing Documents with Content Types and Metadata during SharePoint Saturday Silicon Valley  this past Saturday. The event was a great opportunity for SharePoint deve

SharePoint Tips: Creating Alerts for Tasks & Project Tasks

Target Audience: End Users In the good old days (or even present days without SharePoint), your boss assigned you tasks via email, and then you would update your superiors via more email messages. That was a great hassle, wasn't it? Email is unstructured data and extrac