SharePoint as an Information Hub Enterprise Information Hub Product Information Hub Transaction Information Hub Data Architecture Service Architecture Authentication and Role Based Authorization Support and Assistance Functionality Interfaces Localization Unified User Interface Framework Executives IT Employees Customers Partners Vendors Others Business Rules Data Rules Information Management Relationship Management Customers and Partners Finance & Revenue Recognition User Governance
What are the different sources of information? Structured and Non-structured?
How can you contextually map the information?
How can you securely access it and shape it?
How to organize disparate types of information?
What are the role-based and need-based access and usage requirements?
Where is the Context and how to gel it with Content?
Information Presentation and Discovery
How do users interact with the information and consume the information within their business processes?
What are the information search/browse requirements?
What are the usability-specific characteristics?
Information Architecture Considerations Permanent Central Portal Enterprise Search Enterprise Browse Corporate Business Taxonomy With Divisional Stakeholders Per User Ad Hoc Self Service w/ Life Cycle Management Permanent Division Portals Business Process Management Division News Group Reporting & Scorecards Semi Structured Group, Team, Project Sites and Workspaces Blogs, bios Social networking