Has anyone built an alumni portal on Sharepoint? We current have faculty, staff and student portals built on Sharepoint using Datatel's ActiveCampus product. I would love to hear from anyone who has tried extending that to alumni.
Permalink Reply by K on January 22, 2010 at 3:27pm
Hi, don't want to hijack your discussion, but how do you feel about Sharepoint as your Portal? We use Sharepoint for intranet activities amongst IT Staff, but have just finished moving our external facing Portal to Drupal. We did this because we found we couldn't get campus developers to develop for Sharepoint as hardly anyone has a C# skillset, but a lot of people either know PHP or can pick it up fairly quickly.
We don't currently have a Portal for alumni, but our integrating alumni into our AD so that we can provide them service.
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