Collaboration, communication, and portal technologies
have grown dramatically in the last decade.
Emerging technologies such as Extensible Markup
Language (XML), Simple Object Access Protocol
(SOAP), and the Microsoft® .NET Framework
create new opportunities for integration and
automation. Additionally, organizations need
these emerging technologies to work well with
their existing investment in applications
and infrastructure. They need new solutions
that make managing and maintaining their organization
easier instead of harder. Microsoft Office
SharePoint™ Portal Server 2003 is designed
to help organizations meet these goals.
What it can do for you?
Microsoft Office SharePoint Portal Server
2003 is a collaborative portal solution that
connects people, teams, and information. SharePoint
Portal Server 2003 builds on the Microsoft
Windows® SharePoint Services platform
to enable organizations to integrate business
processes and applications, as well as to
provide a full set of collaboration and personalization
features for end-users. SharePoint Portal
Server 2003 is scalable, reliable, easy to
use, and easy to manage.
In many organizations, communication and collaboration
are not limited to the organization's intranet.
More and more organizations are taking advantage
of the opportunity to share information with
partners and customers. You can use Microsoft
SharePoint Portal Server 2003 in an extranet
configuration to provide external users with
access to documents, data, information, and