SOURCE: Axceler


August 23, 2010 08:00 ET

Axceler to Offer Expertise, Best Practices at Four Upcoming SharePoint Saturdays

SharePoint Migration, Metadata, Social Media Among Topics as Respected SharePoint Experts Engage With Solution Architects, Developers and Other IT Professionals in Free Day-Long Sessions

WOBURN, MA--(Marketwire - August 23, 2010) -  Axceler, the leader in SharePoint administration software, today announced that it will participate in four SharePoint Saturdays in the coming weeks, giving back and engaging with the SharePoint community. In addition to sponsorship, Axceler will be sharing its expertise with valuable presentations on best practices related to SharePoint migration, metadata and taxonomy management, and the use of social media in SharePoint. SharePoint Saturday is a series of educational, informative and lively day-long events filled with sessions from respected SharePoint professionals and MVPs, covering a wide variety of SharePoint-related topics.

SharePoint solution architects, developers and other IT professionals will see and hear from Axceler at SharePoint Saturday Baltimore (#SPSBMORE, Aug. 28), SharePoint Saturday East Bay (#SPSBAY, Sept. 11), SharePoint Saturday Los Angeles (#SPSLA, Sept. 18) and SharePoint Saturday Boston (#SPSBOS, Sept. 25). SharePoint Saturdays are free and open to the public.

Christian Buckley, Director of Product Evangelism for Axceler, will speak on "Enabling Social Media with Metadata," at SharePoint Saturday Baltimore and Boston events. Christian is co-chair of the SharePoint Saturday East Bay and Los Angeles events, where he will present "11 Strategic Considerations for SharePoint Migrations." In addition, Axceler is a Platinum Sponsor of both California events, and will be hosting a special vendor session with demonstrations of the latest ControlPoint and Davinci Migrator releases.

"SharePoint Saturdays are excellent opportunities for anyone working with SharePoint environments to immerse themselves in a variety of topics related to this widely used collaboration platform," said Gail Shlansky, Director of Product Management at Axceler. "We are eager to share our expertise -- and to hear from many other SharePoint gurus -- at these community-focused events."

SharePoint Saturday Baltimore will be held at the Sheraton Inner Harbor, with registration beginning at 7:00 a.m. SharePoint Saturday East Bay kicks off at 7:30 a.m., at the San Ramon (CA) Marriott. SharePoint Saturday Los Angeles will be held at the Hilton Los Angeles Airport, with registration opening at 7:30 a.m. The Microsoft office at 201 Jones Road in Waltham, MA will be the site of SharePoint Saturday Boston. For more information on SharePoint Saturdays, go to

About Axceler
Specializing in software for Microsoft SharePoint, Axceler has delivered award winning administration products worldwide since 1994. For Microsoft SharePoint, Axceler offers ControlPoint -- the best way to get control over a SharePoint environment. ControlPoint gives SharePoint professionals the ability to manage permissions, move and copy sites, analyze activity and much more. Axceler's ControlPoint was named the Best SharePoint Product of 2009 by the editors of Windows IT Pro. The company's recently acquired echoTechnology product line delivers comprehensive, best of breed SharePoint migration solutions for organizations upgrading to newer versions of SharePoint, including SharePoint 2010. For more information visit

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