SharePoint Consulting & Bespoke Development

By: Workshares  05/12/2012
Keywords: extranet, Sharepoint Consultancy, Sharepoint Development

WorkShares services include advisory and consultation to help organisation management determine the best strategic fit of the technology to meet the agreed business budgetary, quality or roadmap objectives. 

We provide design skills and bespoke development expertise to help organisation meet it’s strategic or operation objectives. Where SharePoint excels is in its immense array of features and functions and our key strength is being aware of ‘what works well’ and ‘what doesn’t work so well’ and provide this advice and guidance having developed this insight from working with the product for over 10 years.  

Bespoke Development
When out-of-the-box features do not meet the customer's needs, there may be a business need to change the out of the box branding or provide customisations to particular features of functions. We can help you determine the optimal route from scope definition, design,  build & test of customisations or save you time through recommending a particular third party product.  

SharePoint Consulting Scenarios
Are you Migrating/Upgrading from any version of SharePoint to SharePoint 2010?
Benefit from WorkShares wide exposure to SharePoint 2010, deep understanding of the underlying changes and hands on experience with a number of real world SharePoint 2010 projects. Get WorkShares to perform an as-is analysis of your SharePoint environment and advise you on the best practices for planning and implementing your SharePoint 2010 upgrade / migration.

Are you evaluating SharePoint Online service?
Regardless of the company size Microsoft Online Services can be leveraged by your business to reduce costs and increase agility. Benefit from WorkShares deep understanding of Microsoft’s Online offerings. Get WorkShares to perform a ‘service ready’ assessment of your on premise infrastructure,  SharePoint customisations and evaluate online service strategy in line with your future business goals.

Do you require assistance for initial concept and scoping?
Engage WorkShares with the technical and business stakeholders of your organisation to draft a business case, develop a conceptual design and in some cases develop a proof of concept; imparting key SharePoint architecture knowledge and lessons learned from other projects in the process.

Require an architectural review?
WorkShares works with your SharePoint team to validate existing information, infrastructure and custom component architecture or based on the business requirements create one from scratch.

Seeking an independent audit?
WorkShares works with your business and SharePoint teams to verify existing SharePoint solution’s alignment with your business requirements. We can also review the current environment configuration and where applicable, propose remedial actions to improve performance or leverage more (at no extra cost where possible) from the investment you’ve already made in the platform.

Want assistance with troubleshooting and optimisation?
WorkShares works with your SharePoint team to identify major performance pain points and implement fixes.

Need help to design and develop a particular part of your solution or project?
At WorkShares thanks to our in-depth experience in designing and developing SharePoint solutions, we can assist you to complete, complex or time consuming parts of your project design and development. Our clients in the past have used us where they ran into trouble or were short of internal resources to resolve their development issues or meet stringent deadlines.

So whether it is help with project managing a replacement intranet, new extranet or internet, or other SharePoint 2010 or even SharePoint 2013 based implementation, contact us for more information about how we can help you in this area.

Keywords: Collaborative Solutions, extranet, SharePoint 2007, SharePoint 2010, SharePoint 2013, SharePoint Centre of Excellance, Sharepoint Consultancy, Sharepoint Development, Sharepoint Project Management, SharePoint Strategy,

Other products and services from Workshares


SharePoint Branding and Design

WorkShares can bring this design expertise to the discussions or we can, as often is the case, work with an organisations existing marketing and communication team or 3rd party brand agency.


SharePoint Training & Coaching

Determining the correct mix of skills and experience needed to support and operate a SharePoint environment can be quite a challenge, as can understanding what is required to support and maintain an optimised, operational environment.


SharePoint Migration and Deployment

Demand for SharePoint migration is growing rapidly as Microsoft SharePoint is being identified as the standard for centralised document repositories, collaborative workspaces and custom business process support tools or applications.


SharePoint Support Services

WorkShares offer a wider range of support services for your SharePoint deployments with flexible plans that can cater for a wide of needs.


SharePoint Strategy & Service Design

WorkShares services include advisory and consultation to help organisation management determine the best strategic fit of the technology to meet the agreed business budgetary, quality or roadmap objectives.


SharePoint Project Management

WorkShares SharePoint project management and programme management experience has been refined through the design and delivery successful SharePoint based deployments across all major industry sectors.