Sogeti is an IT consulting company focused on developing and implementing effective technology solutions.
Sogetiis a proven leader in helping companies develop, implement, and manage IT solutions to meet business objectives.
With over 40 years of experience, Sogeti prides itself on our unmatched level of expertise, local, personal service, flexible delivery options.
Sogeti has vast global resources with over 20,000 consultants in 14 countries.
Member of the Capgemini Group with over 80,000 employees worldwide.
What Makes Sogeti One of the World’s Leading Microsoft Practices? 6,000 dedicated Microsoft consultants in 14 countries $600 Million in Microsoft Services Revenue Sogeti is a Microsoft Consulting Services (MCS) Services ReadyPartner–allowing us to access MCS IP and resources Gold Certified Microsoft Partner and Global Alliance Partner Close working relationship with Microsoft executives. This is demonstrated in our Sogeti Microsoft Practice Alliance Video: http://www.us.sogeti.com/whatwedo/ems_media.htm Local Microsoft support and collaboration in every European country and US district including Public Sector and Education Dedicated Microsoft Office SharePoint Server Center of Excellence in Mumbai, India Members of multiple Microsoft Partner Advisory Councils 2008 Public Sector Education Solutions PARTNER OF THE YEAR-WINNER K-12 Education 2009 Windows Deployment/ACF PARTNER OF THE YEAR-WINNER 2009 Central Region PARTNER OF THE YEAR-WINNER Customer Experience
Consistency Is Key… Conflict causes friction, friction causes burns. Don’t get burned!
…and Resistance is Futile SharePoint is a framework too, fighting against it can seem eerily familiar to a childhood torture
Know the Audience Collaboration &Communications Business Intelligence Extranet Enterprise Project &Portfolio BusinessProcessIntegration Portal Internet Division Enterprise Content Management Search Team Individual
Know the Architecture
…Know the Architecture
Know the Security
…Know the Security
Respect the “Boundaries”
Extend the Framework
Site Collection vs. Subwebs
Know the Application
It’s not just webparts…
… enhanced interface EditControlBlock (“ECB”)
Custom Auditing Demo
So, what IS SharePoint?
A development platform
A collaboration product
Part database / part file system
…even custom fields Often times, the best way to customize SharePoint is to not appear that you have!
Custom Field Type DEMO
Site Definition or Feature Stapling
Dev Tools – VSeWSS To use or not to use? Depends on who I’m talking to!
Dev Tools – SharePoint Designer
Powerful Design Tool
Great tool for enhancing pages, lists and filters
Not a production deployment tool (yet)
Other Helper Tools Ted Pattison STSDev - http://www.codeplex.com/stsdev WSPBuilder - http://www.codeplex.com/wspbuilder SWAT - http://www.idevfactory.com/products/swat/ Fiddler - http://www.fiddlertool.com/fiddler/ IE Dev Toolbar or Firebug for Firefox And of course .Net Reflector
Third Party Components Bamboo - http://www.bamboosolutions.com/ Kwizcom - http://www.kwizcom.com/ Nintex Workflow - http://www.nintex.com/ SharePoint Solutions - http://sharepointsolutions.com/
Cross-site lookup field
Extranet Manager (ExCM)
New Review Site - http://www.sharepointreviews.com/
Resources http://www.codeplex.com/ http://www.codeplex.com/spg Patterns & Practices – Great source of best practice design Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 Best Practices http://www.microsoft.com/MSPress/books/12197.aspx
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