Five Ways SharePoint Can Save You Money

Executive Summary

In today's uncertain economic climate, business decision makers are under more pressure than ever before to deliver value. Organizations everywhere are tightening their belts and aiming for slower spend in all areas of the business. At the same time, these organizations cannot afford to compromise productivity and efficiency. History has shown that organizations that continue to invest smartly in challenging times often emerge as the dominant player coming out of recessions.

How do you deliver productivity and efficiency? When your work involves managing information, you probably rely on a number of key enterprise solutions to enable productive and effective working practices. These enterprise solutions might include portal solutions, search tools, collaboration platforms, and business intelligence features.

How can you save money without compromising productivity and efficiency? When it comes to getting maximum value from your enterprise solutions, you can approach this in two ways. You can:

In this paper, we look at how Microsoft SharePoint Products and Technologies can help you to reduce TCO and maximize ROI for your enterprise solutions. SharePoint Products and Technologies provide a comprehensive suite of features in all areas of information management, and can enable you to consolidate all your enterprise solutions into a single, manageable platform. Many of the world's leading companies, such as MTV and the Bank of America, are already realizing benefits from the adoption of these technologies.

The paper focuses on five specific ways in which SharePoint Products and Technologies can save you money.

Who Should Read This Paper?

This information is relevant to business and technical decision makers who are considering or planning how to consolidate infrastructure, reduce support costs, or streamline business processes.