SharePoint Development

Attune Infocom implements and deploys Microsoft SharePoint Services in client organizations in order to help them improve employee productivity and efficiency of their business processes.

Windows SharePoint Services, built on Windows Server, provides a framework for building dynamic web based applications that enable users, across an organization, to collate and share information and knowledge, and work in coordination with each other. Extensive document management, storage and collaboration capabilities and tools are included with SharePoint Server. It has a flexible architecture, making it easy to adapt and modify the applications to meet changing business needs. SharePoint Services is easy to use and deploy as it offers tight integration with Microsoft Office applications.

SharePoint includes a set of tools and components that can be used to create SharePoint websites. A whole range of ASP.NET components and web parts can be assembled and integrated to develop tailor made solutions that match the unique requirements of each organization. SharePoint can be used to create online workspaces to conduct meetings, discussions, and other collaborative tasks that helps employees to pool resources and work for efficiently thereby improving the productivity of individual users as well as the team as a whole.

Features of Microsoft SharePoint

The features of SharePoint can be broadly classified into the following:

 

  • The architecture of Windows SharePoint is such that it can easily be deployed on a single computer as well as a complex network of computer systems
  • The size of the SharePoint site can be preset by the administrator
  • Administrators can block users from uploading specific file types into the document repository
  • User roles can be defined and access levels and rights within the SharePoint site can be set ensuring security and data integrity
  • The architecture of Windows SharePoint is such that it can easily be deployed on a single computer as well as a complex network of computer systems
  • A wide array of communication tool such as e-mail, alerts etc enable employee to be instantly notified about tasks to be performed
  • Offline synchronization features enable employees to manage documents, contact lists, etc offline, and synchronize the same when they logon to the network Community features such as discussion forums and blogs can be easily created by the employees
  • Using the document library features, employees can easily store, organize and manage their documents. Document revisions can be tracked and individual security settings can be defined for each document
  • Microsoft SharePoint Designer can be used to create customized SharePoint sites and reporting tools
  • Windows SharePoint services can be easily configured command line utilities or web browsers. Third party administration tools can also be integrated with SharePoint
  • Employee can create individual workspaces and discussion forums. Administrators can monitor and moderate the same, if required

 

Benefits of Microsoft Sharepoint


The implementation and deployment of Windows SharePoint Services offers the following benefits to organizations:
  • Easy and effective mechanism to share documents, information and ideas between employees
  • Provides a centralized repository wherein documents can be commonly stored and accessed by employees
  • Windows SharePoint can be easily scaled and extended to meet future business requirements
  • Provides employees with quick and easy access to documents and information enabling them to take better and informed decisions

SharePoint - Service Provider Feature


  • Defined configuration packages, including default quota templates are used to allow fast provisioning of sites with standardised settings.
  • Support for load balanced SharePoint servers.
  • Override default package settings for individual resellers or customers.
  • Granular control over which features can be managed by individual reseller.
  • Dedicate specific servers to resellers or even individual customers.


SharePoint - Customer Feature


  • End customers can easily control access to SharePoint sites.
  • Users have a common Active Directory identity for SharePoint and other hosted services such as Exchange.
  • Provision both SharePoint 2.0 and SharePoint 3.0 sites to customers.


Provision SharePoint to End-users


The customer administrator can easily provision a user to any of their SharePoint sites. Site roles are automatically retrieved from the SharePoint site in real time and displayed for selection.

  • Select the SharePoint Instance, the URL for the site will be displayed as the Instance Name.
  • Select whether the user is an administrator.
  • Choose the appropriate SharePoint roles for the user.


Our vast expertise of SharePoint services includes the following


SharePoint Upgrades

If you are worried about finding SharePoint expert to help you in migration from SharePoint Portal Server 2003 to Office SharePoint Server 2007 or to Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010, look no further. We have performed multiple upgrade projects and are aware of all issues that can occur during upgrade processes. Our SharePoint experts can provide you the best of service in this matter at the most competitive price.

SharePoint Server farm architecture consulting

Expanding your SharePoint installation to a server farm can be a daunting task. Making sure your SharePoint farm is available and responsive to local and remote users should be a primary concern to any organization. Take advantage of our SharePoint architects' experience in this area and avoid the likely pitfalls in this type of project. Our SharePoint Server farm architecture consulting consists of:

  • Requirements definition
  • Planning, Information architecture
  • Server Farm architecture - Installation, configuration and deployment


SharePoint branding services

Does your SharePoint need an extreme makeover? Our SharePoint expert team offers complete visual customization and branding ("skinning") services by talented visual designers who are experts in the not-so-intuitive science of applying outstanding visual designs to SharePoint. We can help your SharePoint customization project with custom:

  • MasterPages
  • Style Sheets
  • Templates
  • Themes
  • Site Definitions


SharePoint design and implementation consulting

From business and technical design to implementation, our SharePoint consultants can assist you with all phases and all tasks of a SharePoint project. We are able to provide a complete project team, or participate on an as-needed basis if you already have an internal project team and just need to augment the team with an "expert". We can help you with following SharePoint designing services:

  • Content types
  • Taxonomy


Intranet, Extranet, and Internet website development

Intranet, Extranet and portal solutions can help you meet your business needs for information sharing and collaboration, both within your company and with the outside world. If your company has ever thought about creating a commerce-enabled web site, an Intranet or Extranet to foster effective communication between employees, departments or partners, or a portal for a number of combined services, talk to us. We provide following services:

  • Intranet planning, design, development
  • Extranet design and deployment
  • Public-facing site development
  • Securing Extranet sites


Custom webpart development

Our SharePoint developers can provide you with custom web parts, administrative tools and help you with other development projects. We have a team of outstanding .NET developers who develop our commercially available SharePoint add-ins that are also available to work with you to meet the specific requirements of your organization.

InfoPath forms & workflow development

Our InfoPath consultants can help you improve and automate your business processes to common business forms like timesheets, expense reports, and claims forms. You can then access and fill out these secure standardized forms using a browser on your PC, laptop, or handheld device. We provide following services:

  • InfoPath form development
  • Workflow development
  • Process improvement


SharePoint troubleshooting and support

If you are:

  • Baffled by the complexity of SharePoint features
  • Stuck trying to solve a critical SharePoint problem
  • Seeking expert guidance in SharePoint strategy and brainstorming


Contact Attune Infocom SharePoint expert team to clarify and simplify SharePoint features and architecture, help solve that frustrating problem with your SharePoint system, or just guide you in strategizing and brainstorming about how to get the most value from your SharePoint investment.
 

We would love to work with you. Get in touch to discuss your project.