SharePoint is a web application framework and platform developed by Microsoft. It integrates intranet, content management and document management. SharePoint can also provide intranet portals, document and file management, collaboration, social networks, extranets, websites, enterprise search, and business intelligence. It also has system integration, process integration, and workflow automation capabilities.
Microsoft SharePoint empowers the ability to link staff throughout their organization to build relationships with people, share ideas and create new functionality. It also enables you to create a single location for your team to organize content sharing ideas and project management. Last but not least, it allows developers and designers to create new experiences for SharePoint familiar with standard tools that are commonly used on the Internet.