Blu-Cloud is one of the UK’s premier Microsoft SharePoint and Microsoft Office 365 Services practices and has extensive SharePoint expertise in the following areas:
- Strategic Consulting (Information Management Consulting and Planning).
- Design & Architecture of SharePoint infrastructure and solutions.
- SharePoint Governance Framework.
- SharePoint features and component development. We are an Independent Software Developer (ISV) of SharePoint components.
- Document Management Strategy and Planning. This relates both SharePoint document management and migration from/to and co-existence with 3rd party EDRMS solutions.
- Enterprise Content Management (ECM) – using Microsoft SharePoint products.
- Web Development – Implementing web design elements to SharePoint through feature deployments.
- Custom SharePoint User and Administrator Training.
- SharePoint Support Services (3rd level and break-fix).
- Implementation of Microsoft Office 365 solutions.
As a Microsoft Partner, Blu-Cloud has established itself as a leading provider of SharePoint solutions. Our close relationship with Microsoft enables us to architect solutions for customers that are strategically aligned to Microsoft’s direction and follow Microsoft best practice. Blu-Cloud builds SharePoint solutions to enable IT Operations to segregate their change management to conform to ITIL standards. Our solution packaging allows deployment between Dev > Test > Prod to be managed by operations staff.
- SharePoint Advisory
- SharePoint Resources
- SharePoint Managed Services and Support
- SharePoint Governance Framework
- SharePoint Health Assessment
- SharePoint Training
- Intranet and Extranet Portals
- Forms and Workflow
- Microsoft Office 365
- Business Intelligence
Blu-Cloud has a proven approach that outlines the end-to-end process for SharePoint development projects. The following model covers our SharePoint project phases; within these phases we have additional methodologies.
These high-level phases are:
- Discovery Phase (includes analysis)
- Design Phase (includes design and an element of prototyping)
- Development (building the solution, testing)
- Deploy (UAT, commissioning and training)
- Sustain (sustained engineering)
Blu-Cloud has an extensive SharePoint product development team. This team supports our online SharePoint “applications or apps” business; these applications can be purchased online.