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SPAN has a well-developed methodology for Content Management based on industry’s proven practices that offer workable solutions for content management. This methodology can effectively address the challenges involved in multiple releases, versioning and language updates across development, staging and production environments. The standard guidelines for upgrade make migration across various versions of Content Management Systems simple and structured.
We use CMS tools to leverage a self-manageable portal in organizations, and have developed diverse corporate websites and portals with such tools. The CMS experience opens gateways to explore Enterprise Portals (intranet / internet) & Websites, E-commerce portals, Blogs, Wiki Sites, Workflow Management and Document Management Systems. SPAN has skillfully developed CMS for Multi-Site Management for Trading Partners, Travel Portals, Professional Networking Solution, Corporate Client and Pavilion Portal, Ad Agency Portal, and many more.
SPAN provides a host of solutions in managing organization-wide critical data using SharePoint. Our detailed SharePoint services platform include Windows SharePoint Services, Custom Workflow Integration, Security Management, and Storage/Backup.
Other CMS Solutions
SPAN holds added expertise in developing solutions using several other Content Management Systems that simplify website and portal management for organizations, today.
SPAN provides a wide range of solutions in managing organization-wide critical data using SharePoint expertise. We develop numerous applications on SharePoint using features that include Business Intelligence, Collaboration, Portal, Web 2.0, Customization, Branding, Content Management, Enterprise Search and Business Process & Forms. Our solutions in this area consist of administration, custom template on the fly, web forms integration with WSS and many more. SPAN’s detailed SharePoint Platform Services extend across major sections – Windows SharePoint Services, Custom Workflow Integration, Security Management, and Storage / Backup. These services further encompass Building Portals, Business Processes & Intelligence (Excel Services, InfoPath, BDC), Content Collaboration (Wiki sites, blogs, team sites), Search Engines (portal content, documents, people searches), Integration Services (SSO, Word, Outlook, Excel), and Content / Document Management.
SPAN’s SharePoint Administration and Development Capability:
- Building Personalized Intranet Portals / Enterprise Content Management: SPAN develops and customizes portals or WSS sites to meet numerous customer needs. We have good understanding of various style sheets, master pages, site templates and database entries. Our Customization solutions include customization of style sheets, templates and themes, site definitions and portal area definitions. We also create and deploy Blogs, Wiki sites, Team Sites with security, which enable a business to create secure workspaces for confidential activities, or more open workspaces like marketing materials, social clubs and HR employee benefit information.
- Custom Solutions: SPAN develops and deploys applications using custom alerts, providing granular level backups, SSO implementation, and Ajax-enabled custom survey etc. Our experience in SharePoint Database, SharePoint Object Model, SharePoint Web Services and familiarity with MOSS 2007 / SharePoint 2010 SDK gives us the capability to design and implement custom applications using SharePoint as the basic development framework.
- Custom Web Parts: SPAN’s team analyzes all the business processes for a portal and designs web parts to cater to the requirement. We also have the capability to enhance the features of existing tools by adding customized .NET code.
- SharePoint Workflow Solutions: We develop complex workflow solutions that allow customers to capture and automate their business processes. Our SharePoint Workflow solutions provide a way to capture, control and document various processes. These solutions speed up processes and make sure that each person has access to the required/accurate information at the right time.
- SharePoint Data Migration:We have expertise in implementing custom logic to extract data as per the requirements, which helps in categorizing data. Our development teams are capable to effectively shift legacy data to SharePoint platforms like MOSS 2007/SharePoint 2010 or WSS 3.0/SharePoint Foundation 2010.
SPAN’s Microsoft CMS Offerings:
- Multi-Site Management for Trading Partners: This portal solution implements the Microsoft CMS for payment enterprises to help them manage their trading partners' sites in a single, centralized environment. SPAN can set-up the portal, administration and design new templates that require server controls. The portal can also be integrated with payment solutions (Billing, Invoice, Payment Processing) developed by SPAN on ASP.Net.
- Corporate Client and Pavilion Portal: SPAN uses .Net Nuke content management server for its Corporate Intranet to publish the activities and content of various functional units like Sales, Presales, HR, Quality, Technical Solution Group, Project Management Group etc. This is further extended to provide secure access to the pavilion portals for clients under SPAN’s Pavilion® engagement.
Drupal Content Management Platform
SPAN builds custom Drupal modules in accordance with best industry practices to meet varied customer needs. We enhance and customize the overall look and feel of the user interface using Drupal themes, and implement blogs and forums in multiple nodes with customized taxonomy, vocabulary and nodes. Our extensive experience in building highly interactive and effective websites, backed by various reports, supports the customer’s business. SPAN integrates websites with external APIs like payment gateway, constant contact, 123signup etc., and builds granular object level permission handled by integrating with external access control lists.
We hold extensive experience of views and bulk file uploads with inline editing, and can integrate outlook calendar with Drupal events. Our specialty extends across incorporating JQuery for interactive form validations, dynamic generation of form fields and other rich interface behaviors. In addition, we also incorporate CTools for multistep web forms and CCK module for form building, and integrate enterprise service bus to consume WCF web services.
Using the Drupal CMS, we build a Professional Networking Solution that can offer an integrated suite of applications for effective management of networks. It has the ability to link to other networks within the confines of privacy settings of information of its members. The broad modules involve member management, event management, social networking, linking networks, groups, forums, blogs and searchable member directories. Access Control List security model is used in integration with Drupal, which provides the granular level access for users to access the application.
Joomla Content Management System
SPAN offers the highest quality, customized, cost effective and simple to use Joomla services for customers that give them the ability to create and edit content on their portals visually. Our services empower the community engaged in availing Joomla services and help them manage the content easily without much of technical support or training. The rich features of Joomla such as page caching, enhanced search, news flashes, printable facility of pages, etc. make it one of the preferred CMS tools. SPAN has leveraged its Joomla expertise in building an application for the Travel Portal. The application implements Joomla CMS to offer the perfect online reservation service for flights, hotels, car rentals and ground transport. It can also automate back-end processes at travel agencies. The users can raise requests for ticket refunds and also register complaints. Exhaustive search allows the users with further filtering capability as well.
Our in house development team is well versed with the Joomla platform and is capable of creating content management systems as per customer specifications. With our experience over Joomla development, we have equipped ourselves to develop personalized features that best meet our user requirements.