If you want a high level look at Microsoft SharePoint 2013 and some expected updates and how they will affect various roles within your organization you need to check out this article. It is a 4 part series on Microsoft SharePoint 2013. Part 1 is for Administrators: 35,000 Foot View of SharePoint 2013 for Administrators
Brian Alderman’s previous publications include Windows 2000 Professional and SQL Server 2000 Administration. He is an active speaker at SharePoint Industry conferences including SharePoint Saturday’s and the SharePoint Best Practices Conference.
In previous blogs on this same subject, we have discussed the role of Executive Management in the overall Project Team effort. And what elements from the internal organization would likely comprise an effective team. In summary, vibrant and effective executive leadership is likely to be critical in solidifying the vision for the project. The target of effort to achieve project acceptance and enthusiasm is cascading in that the focus of executive leadership is middle management. The components of a project team may be different for each organization or type of organization – whatever best suites the particular organizational structure, and what special considerations there might be in the project (i.e. does it involve web content, collaboration, integration with ERP or SharePoint environments, etc.).
Given today’s economy, pressures have never been greater for global organizations to increase efficiencies, improve quality, and lower operating costs. This requires enterprises to leverage globally distributed teams to get more done, more quickly, and in an efficient manner.
For many functions in the organization the full text “Google” like search capability found in most document management systems may be useful. For others, it’s not sufficient in providing the business value. Here’s some situations that may help determine what is right for you.
There are three core functions to any process… Procurement of Materials, Conversion of Materials, and Distribution of those Materials. All other functions only support these three.
In translation, these three things can map to any function found in business for any department (Sales, HR, Information Technology etc.) It seems that when analyzing any business process, this old adage always comes back and discussing search in the enterprise is no exception.