April 27, 2018
Score 7 out of 10
Overall Satisfaction with MS SharePoint / SQL
It is being used by multiple application groups and on infrastructure level. We use SQL as our main windows database engine, and Share Point for collaboration moving to o365 and Sharepoint cloud.
- SharePoint collaboration and dashboards, visual reporting and easy repository
- SQL database and maintenance and easy Reporting services.
- SQL backup wizard for backup and restore could be improved to be more like more modern backup tools, better file management.
- Easier maintenance planning and job management.
- Easier UI for being able to create new Sharepoint sites for sharing.
MS SharePoint / SQL Feature Ratings
Using MS SharePoint / SQL
200 - They represent sometimes analytics and sometimes the sale reporting teams. We also use SQL to support a lot of our application database back end.
3 - Skills like DBA or systems admins, we have also the network team that helps support SQL and developer that helps support share point.
- We might start using for some data consolidation
- We might start using some of SharePoint cloud features for improved collaboration.
Evaluating MS SharePoint / SQL and Competitors
MS SharePoint / SQL Implementation
Mo major insight regarding the implementation if very well documented for standard products.
Change management was a small part of the implementation and was well-handled
MS SharePoint / SQL Support
Problems get solved
Kept well informed
Immediate help available
Support cares about my success
They were able to help recover a crucial database