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SharePoint

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https://help.uis.cam.ac.uk/service

University Information Services (UIS) aims to offer a combined advisory and hosting service on the server application SharePoint, a platform for team collaboration, document sharing and process management. It helps client institutions find the optimal combination of SharePoint application features for their specific requirements. 

Features and Benefits

Features & Benefits 

SharePoint can require significant server capacity and configuration effort. UIS expertise with SharePoint helps client institutions to:

  • identify the most appropriate and user-friendly set of platform features for their specific environment
  • tailor SharePoint to suit their institution's budget and administrative capability
  • add extra layers of document protection with expertise in Digital Rights Management (DRM)
  • tailor server requirements 
  • find economical hosting solutions

Hosting or UIS infrastructure share can be offered depending on client requirements. More general hosting options are under development.

How Much Does It Cost?

How much does it cost? 

Fees vary according to the level of consultancy required, from pre-existing to bespoke solutions.

UIS provides a full scoping study in the wake of initial conversations, after which a complete costing model can be produced.

How Do I Get This Service?

How do I get this service? 

For enquiries about UIS SharePoint consultancy please contact the Head of Development through the UIS helpdesk.

DIY training courses are also offered.

How Quickly Can I Get This Service?

How quickly can I get this service? 

Delivery lead times vary depending on the complexity and volume of work required.

Support Details & Contact Information

Support Details & Contact Information 

Please email the UIS Service Desk for technical support at

Email: servicedesk@uis.cam.ac.uk

(for opening times, see Supported Service Hours)

Available Service Hours

When is this service available? 

SharePoint is available 24/7 once installed and configured.

Supported Service Hours

Supported Service Hours 

Support during normal UIS working hours:

Monday - Friday: 8.30am – 5pm

(excluding UK Bank Holidays and University closures)

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