We asked business professionals to review the solutions they use. Here are some excerpts of what they said:
"The online editing capabilities, file sharing, auditing, information security, ease of solution management, and the easy user adaptation to the platform are the most valuable features."
"The most valuable features are the collaboration and sharing."
"Ability to store files of any type."
"The entire product is good."
"The way to change the version of the files in SharePoint should be improved. The method of synchronizing files from local to cloud can also use improvement."
"The workflow engine cannot support the business needs."
"The solution lacks collaboration features."
"The area that needs to be improved is modular asset management. When we are uploading the assets in bulk, it is not aligned."
"It's a costly product, but the number of available features justifies it."
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SharePoint is a Microsoft-based platform for building web applications. It covers a widerange of capabilities and while it is appropriate for experienced webdevelopers, even non-technical minded users can easily navigate through thesystem and execute functions such as collaborating data, managing documents andfiles, creating websites, managing social networking solutions, and automatingworkflow.
Major areas that SharePoint deals with are websites,communities, content, search, insights, and composites. The purpose is to give usersthe ability to create or develop these key business components on their owneven without technical knowledge of, for example, how to build a website or howto integrate coding. Configuring SharePoint into a business's system is meantto cut out all of the complicated steps, and pave the way for easierimplementation all around.
Symphony’s secure, cloud-based communications service delivers the next wave in organizational productivity where markets and individuals come together to create vibrant communities in which to share content, insights and opinions without compromising on organizational compliance.
SharePoint is ranked 1st in Enterprise Content Management with 6 reviews while Symphony is ranked 6th in Enterprise Social Software with 1 review. SharePoint is rated 7.8, while Symphony is rated 8.0. The top reviewer of SharePoint writes "Offers great OCR capabilities, metadata storage and proficient archiving ". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Symphony writes "A feature-rich, scalable, and stable solution for asset management". SharePoint is most compared with WordPress, Citrix ShareFile, Box, OpenText Content Suite Platform and OpenText Documentum, whereas Symphony is most compared with Microsoft Teams, Slack, Office 365, Mattermost and Drupal.
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