Using SharePoint for ECM requires careful prep

Tags: SharePoint 2007, Document Management

My article about ECM and SharePoint is just published:
Figuring out the best enterprise content management option for an enterprise is a multi-layer process that requires active contribution from all of the project's stakeholders. Many enterprises wish to use Microsoft's Office SharePoint Server for enterprise content management (ECM). The software can do the job but customers must realize that SharePoint is not a silver bullet that can address their needs if those needs are poorly defined in the first place.