“Back to School” Webinar Series focuses on Using Office 365 for Education
SharePoint MVPs and Education Experts Share Tips on Optimizing Office 365 and SharePoint for the Classroom
Philadelphia, PA—September 4, 2012 — MetaVis Technologies, a leader in SharePoint migration, and management tools, announced a new “Back to School” SharePoint Webinar Series focused on helping K-12 schools and universities optimize their use of SharePoint and Office 365 for education. SharePoint MVPs and education experts will share their experiences helping schools around the globe successfully implement SharePoint and provide helpful tips which attendees can start using immediately. The first Webinar is scheduled for Wednesday, September 5 at 2pm ET, registration is free at www.metavistech.com/webinars.
The Back to School SharePoint Webinar series schedule includes:
Using Office 365 in Education
September 5, 2012 at 2pm ET
Office 365 for education is FREE and with that schools receive Lync, SharePoint and Exchange. But what are the early adopters doing with Office 365 for education? In this Webinar, SharePoint MVP, Alex Pearce, founder of BFC Networks, a UK based company that specialize in SharePoint for education, will discuss Office 365 for education and how a single school, group of academies and a whole Council/District are using Office 365 successfully today.
Using SharePoint to Cut Costs in Education
September 19, 2012 at 2pm ET
School districts everywhere have been affected by the economy and are looking for ways to control costs while maintaining the highest educational standards. In this Webinar, you will learn how to use SharePoint 2010 along with InfoPath and SharePoint Designer to create feature rich online forms to streamline your education processes to control costs. SharePoint expert and education consultant, Alan Richards, will demonstrate practical skills that will enable you to build workflow based forms that will cut your costs while providing your users with all the data they need.
SharePoint v2.0 for Education – the Next Generation of Learning Platforms
September 26, 2012 at 2pm ET
The arrival of SharePoint 2007 saw the widespread adoption of SharePoint as a Learning Platform for educational establishments across the world. Five years later, the latest version of SharePoint 2010 has been adopted across the education sector. People have come to terms with the inherent challenges by understanding that SharePoint is a platform and not a total solution. Join Mike Herrity, international SharePoint expert in the educational field and author of http://www.sharepointineducation.com/ as he discusses the cutting edge SharePoint solutions created by educational institutions across the globe.
To support the education marketplace, MetaVis Technologies offers Office 365 and SharePoint migration, administration, backup, security and classification tools to help organize information for improved management of SharePoint.
Schools and universities can download the free MetaVis whitepaper: Microsoft Goes Back to School and Gets Smart with SharePoint 2013 and Education Services. The paper provides an overview of using SharePoint as a Virtual Learning Environment (VLE).
About MetaVis Technologies, Inc.
MetaVis Technologies is a Microsoft Gold certified ISV that develops software to help organize SharePoint and Office 365 environments for improved search and governance. MetaVis takes the complexity out of designing, deploying, administering and managing content within SharePoint by offering migration, information architecture, change control, taxonomy, security, backup and metadata management software. MetaVis products are agentless and are based on intuitive, graphical interfaces that are easy to use and easy to install.
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