Sweden SharePoint User Group in Stockholm

Last Thursday, Sogeti hosted a Sweden SharePoint User Group (SSUG) meeting in Stockholm. SSUG is a user group which arranges meet-ups a few times each year, where participants can exchange their thoughts and experiences on SharePoint.

The first speaker was Markus Persson from Sogeti SharePoint Center in Stockholm. He talked about and have a demo of a Business Intelligence portal that has been built on SharePoint 2010 for the Municipality of Umeå in Sweden. The solution gives executives on different levels in the organization quick and easy access to the statistics and key performance indicators that are relevant for them.

Another speaker was Peter Nicks, who is Product Marketing Manager for SharePoint in Sweden. He gave a presentation about how to leverage the power of SharePoint within the organization, and how to take advantage of all the features and services that the platform provides. Måns Barklund from Microsoft also held a presentation and demo of Project Server 2010.

SharePoint User Group is a great forum for everyone who works with SharePoint – developers, end users, administrators and IT Pros. More information and upcoming events can be found at the web site www.ssug.se

A case study of the the BI solution of Umeå can be found here.