SharePoint User Group 27th March 2012Dom Musgrove & Telford & Wrekin Council (Jamie & Adam in support)
Telford Experience Overview we currently have a corporate network set up since 2006 and through 2 re designs in SharePoint 2007 Publishing sites, Collaboration sites, Team sites & My Sites Also we have developed a external (extranet) site We have a 9 man Development Team and have strong SharePoint skills
Agenda Council of 93 primary schools and 20 secondary schools Pressure by government to cut costs Current system getting too old with low adoption rate Phased deployment Build baseline and increase services as school require it Server room being updated May 2012 Deployment March 2012 Multiple devices/browsers
Site Templates Worked with schools to understand their requirements 2 separate design templates (Primary and Secondary) Multi-Tenancy SharePoint with 2 separate PowerShell scripts (Primary and Secondary)
Office Web Apps The problem Lots of different devices in schools such as Macs, iPads and Windows PCs Different experience of creating new document in SharePoint IE and Firefox one way, Chrome and Safari another
Office Web Apps The resolution Create custom ribbon tools to create document instead of New Document.