Sharepoint hosting is a web based and collaborative platform which integrates with MS office. Sharepoint hosting was launched in 2001, it is primarily solid as storage and document management system, but product is highly usage and configurable which varies substantial between organizations. Sharepoint hosting has 160 million users across the 75,000 customer organizations.
Sharepoint server is being provided to the organizations which seek control over Sharepoint’s design and behaviour. Sharepoint server is being installed on customer’s IT infrastructure.
This hosting receives less updates, but this has an access to wider set of customization and features capabilities.
There are 3 types of Sharepoint server: Foundation, Enterprise and Standard which was discontinued in year of 2016. All these servers may provisioned as cloud servers, normal virtual servers or as a hosted services.
SharePoint Standard: Microsoft Sharepoint builds on MS Sharepoint foundation in few key areas.
Sites: Web Analytics functionality, Secure store service, Governance tools, Audience Targeting.
Communities: Tags and Notes, Organization hierarchy browser, Enterprise wikis, ‘MySites’.
Content: Content Type Management, Word Automation Services, Managed metadata, Record Management, Compliance for document and Improved tooling management.
Search: Mobile search, search customization abilities and better search results and Faceted Search.metadata/relevancy/date/location-based refinement options.
Composites: BCS profile pages, Pre-built workflow templates.
SharePoint Hosting Standard licensing includes Client Access License component and server fee. SharePoint Hosting Standards is licensed through cloud model.
- Built on Sharepoint Standards, Microsoft enterprise features can be unlocked by providing additional license key.
- Below are the features found in SharePoint Enterprise:
– SharePoint Enterprise Search extensions.
– Microsoft Office Access, Visio, Excel, and InfoPath Forms services.
– PowerPivot and PerformancePoint.
– Business intelligence integration, dashboards, and business data surfacing.
– Search thumbnails and previews, rich web indexing, better search results.
Sharepoint Hosting Enterprise license includes CAL server fee and components which must be purchased in an addition to the Sharepoint server licensing. This enterprise also been licensed through cloud model.
Sharepoint Web Hosting Services
Sharepoint 2007, a web based portal which is very flexible and customizable. This hosting allows an organization to share the information either externally, internally or both externally and internally.
Features of Sharepoint hosting includes custom lists, document libraries, task lists, web enabled calendars and custom lists that allows to rapidly and easily deploy the web enables databases. Sharepoint system also integrated with Office 2007/Outlook 2007 and Exchange 2007 system.
Features of Sharepoint 2007
- Alerts: have the system alert you when items are added, changed, or deleted. You can customize how often you receive these alerts: instantly, daily summary, weekly summary.
- Custom lists allow you to easily create web-enabled databases.
- RSS Feeds and Subscriptions
- Calendars (Can be synchronized for offline use and shared with people outside your organization)
- Tasks (Can be synchronized for offline use and shared with people outside your organization)
- Contacts (Can be synchronized for offline use and shared with people outside your organization)
- Image Libraries
- Document Repositories can also be accessed inside of SharePoint, and synchronized for offline use
- Document Repository (With versioning and check-in / check-out)