Session 6: SharePoint Governance Best Practices

Presented by: Colin Spence

Running Time: 75 min

In this session Colin will present a framework for governance with respect to SharePoint 2010. Colin will discuss the importance of governance with respect to upgradeability, support, security, compliance, and feature delivery – without a solid governance plan in place a SharePoint environment can quickly degrade and lose user confidence in SharePoint itself.

  • Main components of an effective governance plan
  • Importance of a good mission statement and specific goals
  • Governing the farm
  • Governing the site collections
  • Understanding environmental usage
  • Controlling some of the more dangerous components of the environment
  • Looking forward to 2013