We have just published a new white paper entitled, “An Introduction to SharePoint Governance”. It is available for download in the White Papers and Governance Resources section of our site.
The following topics are covered in the white paper:
What is Governance?
Governance and SharePoint: An Example
Reduced Risk of Failure
A SharePoint Project is NOT a Typical IT Project
A Focus on Buy-In and Adoption from Day One
How To Incorporate Governance Into Your SharePoint Project
Key Objectives for a Governance Program for SharePoint
Incorporating Existing Governance Structures
Using Existing Information Technology Governance Models
Facilitating the Discussion
Key Deliverables from a Governance Strategy Project
Setting Expectations for On-Going Involvement
Use SharePoint to Manage SharePoint