The Future of SharePoint

Brand new article on the Office blog about the future of SharePoint https://blogs.office.com/2016/05/04/the-future-of-sharepoint/

New stuff from the Future Of SharePoint virtual event today May 4th.

In addition to the Mobile apps for iOS, Android and Windows there are a lot more stuff like a new Office 365 Home Page.

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New Office 365 Home Page

 

There is also a new modern look for Team Site

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New Team Site look on mobile app and desktop

 

Here is what Microsoft says we should look out for this year:

 

Roadmap for the mobile and intelligent intranet

Here’s what you can expect to see starting this quarter:

  • Modern document library experience (currently rolling out to First Release tenants).
  • SharePoint mobile app for iOS.
  • SharePoint home in Office 365.
  • Modern lists experience.
  • Site activity and insights on the Site Contents page.

And during calendar year 2016:

  • SharePoint mobile app for Windows and Android.
  • Integration of SharePoint sites and Office 365 Groups.
  • Simple, fast site creation.
  • Modern pages experience.
  • Team and organizational news and announcements.
  • PowerApps and Microsoft Flow integration with SharePoint.

 

For more details take a look at https://blogs.office.com/2016/05/04/the-future-of-sharepoint/

 

Update: From 2017 there will be SharePoint 2016 Feature Packs that will bring as much as possible of the new stuff in Office 365 to SharePoint 2016 OnPrem.

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1 Response

  1. BrightStarr says:

    Interesting article! I am most excited about the SharePoint mobile app, as it will enable employees and managers to engage on the go, which is a necessary step for the promotion of flexibility within the workplace. We also have an article on the future of SharePoint, please feel free to have a look! – http://www.brightstarr.com/the-future-of-sharepoint-and-unily

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