10 reasons to deploy Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007

TechRepublic features a good article which lists (only 🙂 )10 reasons for deploying / upgrading to Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007.

Be sure to follow the link to the article to get the full detail of the 10 reasons 😉

… If you’re currently running Windows SharePoint Services (WSS) v2 in your enterprise, you’ve probably maxed out all the creative ways you can use Content Editor and Page Viewer Web Parts — and your users still want more. Here are 10 things you can take with you into any discussion about Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 (MOSS 2007) that will help you plead the business case for this technology deployment. …

#1: Search enhancements
#2: Checking out documents to a local copy
#3: Workflow
#4: Gantt View

#5: Synched tasks

#6: More survey features

#7: Breadcrumb trail!

#8: Re-parenting to rearrange the collection hierarchy

#9: SharePoint sites on mobile devices?

#10: Wikis and blogs

… Make your case

If you’ve spent the last two years of your career customizing WSS v2 because it was free, your organization is probably in a situation where users are starting to see the value of the product — and that means you’ve probably already decided to deploy MOSS 2007. Since you don’t have to wait for a hardware refresh to deploy MOSS 2007 and you already own it, what are you waiting for? Take this list of features and talk to your power users in major projects to build a business case and start testing. …

Source : http://blogs.techrepublic.com.com/10things/?p=208

The article is also available as a PDF download.