Another presentation from Christian Buckley. This time a survey of companies using SharePoint. The overall impressions that you get is: a) companies are using it in many different ways and b) they are not really clear as to what they are using it for. But to me this was the clincher:
In response to: What is the biggest ongoing issues with SharePoint?
“Lack of expertise to maximize its usefulness” was No.1. Lack of strategic planning was next followed by ‘user resistence to commit documents’.
The upshot? As a platform it needs to be managed. All the time. And resources have to be committed to SharePoint. It is a hungry beast…