SharePoint Review

It includes ready-made snippets. You can automate basic processes.

What is most valuable?

The most valuable features are the high number of ready-made snippets, easy basic process automation functionality, security model, and good integration with other Microsoft products.

How has it helped my organization?

Knowledge management has improved a lot.

What needs improvement?

Analytics and reporting is an area with room for improvement.

It should provide more complex-process automation out of the box.

For how long have I used the solution?

We've been using it in production since early 2015 for both document management and as Project Server 2013.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

We have spent some time reconfiguring the farm in order to overcome performance degradation.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

We have not encountered any scalability issues.

How are customer service and technical support?

We haven't issued any tickets to Microsoft support because we have dedicated SharePoint admins.

Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?

We have used no other tool prior to SharePoint.

How was the initial setup?

Installation and configuration were somewhat complex.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

You can always start off with the free SharePoint Foundation version in order to evaluate the platform.

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

Before choosing this product, we did not evaluate any other options.

What other advice do I have?

Look at the spec list and try to find out if (almost) all of the features you request are covered by SharePoint.

Which version of this solution are you currently using?

**Disclosure: My company has a business relationship with this vendor other than being a customer: I guess so, but I don't know the level of partnership (gold, silver,. etc).
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