As companies grow, they need to: capture a wide variety of content; provide access to employees and partners through intranet sites; serve customers, suppliers and other stakeholders through external-facing websites; and manage the work flow associated with the content.
While the specifics vary, the fundamental data requirements of an enterprise are reasonably predictable, and Microsoft’s SharePoint 2010 implements a technology stack and methodology to deal with all but the most specialized business needs.
Click here to read Ivan Schneider’s primer on SharePoint in Forbe’s Magazine.
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