The new way to work together
SharePoint is about giving you and the people you work with a better way to get things done together. Browse through these scenarios to discover what SharePoint is and what's in it for you.Get the Use Case Catalog Get the Adoption Guide
Quickly set up a site where you can store, organize, and share what you need to get your work done together. Customize your site just the way you want with a whole world of apps at your fingertips.
Boost team productivity with a shared notebook that everyone on your site can work together on—even simultaneously—to capture notes from anywhere, on any device and even offline.
Share important information with the people you need through shared mailboxes and calendars that help you stay in sync and up to date.
Keep your project on track with an interactive timeline that lets you break your project into steps, assign tasks to people, and keep an eye on what needs to get done.
Take your project to the next level with Project Professional to manage task dependencies, balance resource allocations, and quickly generate status reports.
Stay on top of things by keeping an eye on all of your personal and assigned tasks in a single to-do list.
Now you can also use Yammer to connect with people and keep track of ongoing conversations across your organization. Start to follow people and topics of interest, so that Yammer shows you only what matters.
Ask questions, share your knowledge, and connect with people through community sites where conversations are organized by categories and people are rewarded for the contributions they make.
Quickly discover experts across your organization from a single place, and find answers to your questions from existing conversations on newsfeeds or community sites.
Discover information across your organization with personalized results and recommendations from the search engine, whether you’re looking for documents, people, conversations, or even videos.
Pinpoint the people and answers you need and fill out your profile so that others can find you: you’re an expert too.
Search for video content just as easily as any other type of content, and quickly dig deeper on the results to find exactly what you need.
Gain valuable insights into your data with Power View so that you can ultimately make better decisions for your organization.
Create a powerful data model from all of your relevant data sources with Power Pivot.
Whip up a stunning dashboard with Power View so that you can visualize and share your insights with everyone you need to in SharePoint.
In the part 1 of this walk-through, see how to setup a site and promote videos to ultimately give new employees what they need on day 1.
In the part 2 of this walk-through, learn how to expand and customize your site to help people quickly find what they need.
In the part 3 of this walk-through, discover how to gather and process employees requests electronically, right from your onboarding site.
Use Access to build a simple app for SharePoint that can collect information in one place and ultimately streamline business processes.
Connect your Visio workflows with SharePoint so that you can link to users, lists, and more.
Share documents and sites with partners and customers, and see how to manage permissions to control the level of access to them.
Quickly organize and publish content within SharePoint with a custom knowledge management portal.
Discover how SharePoint can help build dynamic, public-facing websites to better target your audience.
Engage your audience online with dynamic, public-facing websites accessible from just about any device and built around what people really want—the ability to quickly find what they need, and personalized recommendations that match their wants and needs.
Create a unique experience for every visitor to your website by delivering targeted, highly relevant content around the globe.
Keep your team focused and aligned with a single site where you can access the most up-to-date content from one place, on the go and from the device of your choice.
Boost your team’s productivity and quality of work through online meetings and real-time coauthoring—even on the same content at the same time.
Gain insights into massive amounts of data by summarizing, exploring, and filtering it with a Pivot Table in Excel.
Work together with your coworkers on the same spreadsheet at the same time with Excel Online. Coauthoring has never been easier.
Transform your data into compelling 3-D visualizations with the new Power Map add-in for Excel, and then share your insights with coworkers on SharePoint.
Streamline IT support by using SharePoint to gather and assign ticket requests, automatically send notifications, and keep track of progress.
Get status updates on important metrics by adding a visualization layer to your data with Visio Services.
Learn how to control site proliferation and maintain better governance through self-service site creation and IT-created site policies.
Take advantage of built-in safety controls and protect information with site retention policies.