As Barry mentioned, I’ve agreed to do a series of posts on Email Management in SharePoint right here on offlinesharepoint.com over the next couple of weeks. I encourage your feedback here or on my blog, sharepointjoel. Feel free to comment or ask questions on the material I’m going to post.
So let’s get started.
With the growing demands for compliance, doing more with less, and information reuse, CIOs, Information Architects, and System Administrators have an overwhelming number of technology choices and strategies to consider when designing a solution to manage and share their information assets. I’m sure we would all agree that emails and attachments form a large part of those assets. Today, users must sort through thousands of emails to find the critical ones while being pressed to make decisions immediately. It’s difficult to find, categorize, and sort content to stay efficient, so data gets lost, and more and more time is spent searching for information.Continue reading »