SharePoint is a web application platform from Microsoft. Pace faculty and staff can easily create and manage collaborative Web sites. The SharePoint 2010 platform has a variety of out-of-the-box integrated capabilities to support collaboration to include document management, online calendars, team discussions and much more. SharePoint sites promote team collaboration making it easy for users to work together on documents, tasks, contacts, events, and other information. SharePoint can be used as the central repository, to which each user can log on from their computer for a project.
How to start collaborating and sharing information
The following sections are designed to help you get started by introducing the features and capabilities of a team site. Pace faculty and staff can sign on to the SharePoint training portal, which focuses on the default team site template. A team site is one out of an assortment of site templates users can select for collaborating on a project. The template makes it possible for teams to quickly organize, author, and share information. It includes a document library and lists for managing announcements, calendar items, tasks, and disscussions.
Please Note: If you are accessing SharePoint from off campus, you must first VPN to Pace's network. For more informaton on getting started with your SharePoint 2010 site, see our quick start guide.