There are a few different varieties of SharePoint.
Firstly, there’s a free version if you’re running a Windows Server with some limitations. Make sure to consult with your IT dept or Managed Service Provider.
Secondly you can leverage Office 365, which is Microsoft’s cloud SharePoint solution. This service model gives you quite a lot of storage—up to 100GB per site allocation
The third option, is to get your SharePoint solution hosted with a third-party provider such as Rock IT. This stops your data being stored in offshore.
Train staff on how to use SharePoint
SharePoint is easy to use and designed to allow non-IT people to administrate, update, and change it, with the right level of training.
There are many training courses are available via the Microsoft support website. You can download the video tutorials or share the links around the office.
This collaborative tool is definitely worth investigating to assist with bringing your organisation together. It’s easy to use and easy to implement.
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