This is relevant for all versions of SharePoint and aimed at the non technical user with no SharePoint experience trying to make a decision on whether or not to use this technology.
Central repository / one point of truth to store and share all company data.
Comply with ISO standards and other legislation.
Enforce standards, publish policies, and get audit trails on changes.
Get instant reporting 24/7 and consolidate data to get better reports.
Create electronic forms to reduce the paper trail.
Communicate from a single source to give everyone the same message.
It is extremely scalable and can address multiple business requirements thereby saving you money on endless smaller pieces of software to do random business processes.
It integrates with most other software, so if you can use SharePoint for your business solutions, you can still surface the data from other applications in SharePoint.
There are plenty of licensing models to choose from that will suit any business size.
Office 365 / SharePoint Online is the perfect solution for small businesses planning to grow big.
SharePoint is a billion dollar product in Microsoft’s line-up – it is extremely well adopted globally and locally with plenty of vendors in this space to support you.
Little is set in gold, you can change SharePoint as your business requirements change fairly easily once you understand how it fits together.
It is an expensive solution.
You need the right expertise to get it set up correctly.
It will require a lot of configuration and training.
In larger companies it can take 3 – 5 years to successfully rollout and adopt.
In medium companies, 1 – 2 years to successfully rollout and adopt.
In small companies, 6 – 8 months to successfully rollout and adopt.
Security is tricky to manage out of box and third party tools are often required in larger companies.
The licensing model is very complex.
It’s browser based – no internet = no SharePoint.
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