Gartner Research

Solution Path for SharePoint

Published: 07 May 2016

ID: G00303886

Analyst(s): Craig Roth


This Solution Path helps Gartner clients navigate through the business and technical decisions that will need to be made for a full deployment or migration of SharePoint.

Table Of Contents

Problem Statement

Solution Path Diagram

What You Need to Know

Solution Path

  • 1. Enterprise Strategy
    • 1.1 Business Alignment
    • 1.2 Instantiate a Governance Process
    • 1.3 Instantiate a Service Portfolio Process
  • 2. Service Portfolio Definition
    • 2.1 Instantiate a Demand Management Process
    • 2.2 Build a Technical Service Catalog
    • 2.3 Build a Business Service Catalog
  • 3. Infrastructure Planning
    • 3.1 Select Hosting Models
    • 3.2 Align the Infrastructure
    • 3.3 Define the Application Platform
    • 3.4 Architect the Farm(s)
  • 4. Platform Implementation
    • 4.1 Development, Migration, Deployment
    • 4.2 Operations
    • 4.3 Change Management and Continual Improvement

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