SharePoint is a web-based, collaborative platform that integrates with Microsoft Office. Launched in 2001, SharePoint is primarily sold as a document management and storage system, but the product is highly configurable and usage varies substantially between organisations.
The purpose of Magellan (BuroHappold’s intranet hosted by Sharepoint), is not only to provide teams at BuroHappold with the tools and information that they need to get their job done more efficiently, it is also a social and collaborative space.
A successful intranet is one that meets employees needs such that they see it as being an integral part of your daily work and as the place to go to.
The new design guides employees through their day to day life at BuroHappold, all the while keeping them informed and engaged with the rest of the practice.
With the help of a variety of user groups within the business, we collaborated with the IT team at BuroHappold to design and develop a intranet system that focused on the following