[p4] Perforce and Sharepoint

Jamison, Shawn sjamison at ciena.com
Thu Nov 16 11:10:19 PST 2006


That's funny.  The main motivation listed in the meetings to convert
form Sharepoint to Perforce was EOL!!

Just goes to prove that there are three kind of liars
people who tell white lies
People who tell lies
and people who tell damn lies!


-Shawn J>
Babs/Perforce Admin

-----Original Message-----
From: Robert Cowham [mailto:robert at vaccaperna.co.uk] 
Sent: Thursday, November 16, 2006 11:06 AM
To: Jamison, Shawn; busterrey at speakeasy.net; perforce-user at perforce.com
Subject: RE: [p4] Perforce and Sharepoint

Sharepoint certainly isn't at end of life as far as MS is concerned! 

2007 is out and it is a key product for the future I think.

Robert

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jamison, Shawn [mailto:sjamison at ciena.com]
> Sent: 16 November 2006 15:07
> To: Robert Cowham; busterrey at speakeasy.net; perforce-user at perforce.com
> Subject: RE: [p4] Perforce and Sharepoint
> 
> We just yanked everything out of Sharepoint and into Perforce.  
> I was given the reason that Sharepoint was at end of life but I can 
> not verify it at the moment
> 
> Anyone else?  
> 
> 
> -Shawn J>
> Babs/Perforce Admin
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: perforce-user-bounces at perforce.com
> [mailto:perforce-user-bounces at perforce.com] On Behalf Of Robert Cowham
> Sent: Thursday, November 16, 2006 5:05 AM
> To: busterrey at speakeasy.net; perforce-user at perforce.com
> Subject: Re: [p4] Perforce and Sharepoint
> 
> I looked at Sharepoint a while back and it could be configured to use 
> Perforce to store versions.
> 
> Note sure what the latest state of play is though and how easy this 
> is.
> 
> It is certainly the approach I would be looking to take though.
> 
> Robert
> 
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: perforce-user-bounces at perforce.com
> > [mailto:perforce-user-bounces at perforce.com] On Behalf Of 
> > busterrey at speakeasy.net
> > Sent: 15 November 2006 21:09
> > To: perforce-user at perforce.com
> > Subject: [p4] Perforce and Sharepoint
> > 
> > Hello,
> > 
> > Does anyone on this list have any experience with Sharepoint? 
> > Recently a group in my company has suggested using Sharepoint for 
> > managing our engineering documents as well as documents
> from marketing
> 
> > and customer service. I don't know much about Sharepoint and was 
> > hoping someone might have an insight or two on how it compares to 
> > Perforce's functionality.
> > 
> > Our engineering team uses Perforce for SCM and Team Track as our 
> > defect tracking tool. I've been asked to comment on whether that 
> > combination can do the same things that Sharepoint can do.  I've 
> > taking a quick look at the MS web site, and it looks like there is 
> > quite a bit that our current tools could do in terms of running a 
> > document control system, but I did want to hear if anyone had an 
> > experience with both tools.
> > 
> > Thanks,
> > Andrew
> 




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