Whilst some may say that the future of SharePoint is in the cloud, others may question if SharePoint has a future at all. At the moment, SharePoint’s value deteriorates in its online form
Microsoft has recently made a significant change to how storage is allocated to site collections within SharePoint Online and also increased the number of external users from 10,000 to unlimited. Both changes are for Office 365 subscriptions only and do not apply to SharePoint Server
Box has announced integration with Office 365 and SharePoint, and removed its storage cap for business (paying) customers.
Microsoft has begun to release Yammer integration with Office documents for real-time feedback and threaded conversations. Available for Office 365 subscriptions.
Microsoft has announced a global strategic partnership with Salesforce that will lead to integration between their flagship products: Salesforce and Office 365
Microsoft has produced a nice short video that demonstrates the increasingly mobile aspect to collaborative work, using the new version of SharePoint
Popular file sync-n-share service DropBox is opening up its service to allow developers to create custom solutions for integrating with other services
Box has announced ‘Box For Salesforce’ built on Box Embed, HTML technology for integrating Box with other platforms and applications
Microsoft has provided an update about Yammer adoption statistics since acquisition and outlined the roadmap for SharePoint and Yammer going forward