Keys to SharePoint Success: Strategy, Governance, Adoption, For IT Professionals, For Managing IT, For SharePoint Users

SPW09 Governing Microsoft SharePoint 2010 in Global Organizations


1:45 PM - 3:00 PM

Level: Introductory to Intermediate

Ed Hallock

Director of Product Marketing


Many organizations view SharePoint as an enterprise platform for content applications. Its ease-of-use and simple implementation unlock tremendous collaboration and creativity within organizations. At the same time, they create significant challenges regarding the governance of site content. These advantages and issues are crucial in global corporations who need to apply multi-jurisdictional (policy differences) Information Governance and Records Management controls over SharePoint without negatively impacting its advantages. This session describes how Information Governance addresses these challenges.

You will learn:

  • The challenges of applying Information Governance to SharePoint content in global organizations (the multi-jurisdictional challenge)
  • How easy it is to lose the advantages of SharePoint by applying Records Management technologies that lack support for multi-jurisdictional environments
  • How modern Information Governance Platforms can address these challenge