SOURCE: Axceler


May 15, 2013 09:00 ET

Axceler Offers Discount to Higher Education Institutions

Universities, Colleges and Public Education Organizations Offered Twenty Percent Discount on ControlPoint for SharePoint, Through June 30

WOBURN, MA--(Marketwired - May 15, 2013) - Axceler®, a leader in enterprise collaboration governance administration, and migration solutions, today announced a 20 percent discount on ControlPoint for SharePoint until June 30, 2013 to support universities, colleges and K - 12 public education institutions trying to manage and analyze SharePoint collaboration on-premise or in the cloud. ControlPoint for SharePoint provides educational institutions with visibility and control of their SharePoint environments, to drive adoption and productivity.

With many users in the education sector operating different versions of SharePoint in hybrid environments, on-premise and in the cloud using Microsoft Office 365, administration is key. With over 160 education customers, including Harvard University and Cornell University, Axceler understands the complexity of these environments and encourages organizations to use ControlPoint for SharePoint to streamline their collaboration efforts with the following features:

  • SharePoint Administration - Provides insight into an organization's SharePoint collaboration environments and security controls to enforce policy.
  • SharePoint Migration - Arms administrators with the tools to make realistic estimates and prepare and manage a migration.
  • SharePoint File Migration - Quickly and easily move files from Microsoft Windows folders into SharePoint.

"Managing complex environments can be tough," said Henry "Skip" Russell, campus services director of IT at Harvard University. "A product that has tight integration with SharePoint, a central view for managing security and measures usage is a must -- that's why we chose Axceler's ControlPoint. With thousands of SharePoint users on campus we couldn't afford to go with anything else."

"We realize the number of service organizations small IT departments in the education sector are trying to manage at once," said Michael Alden, CEO of Axceler. "With the support of ControlPoint for SharePoint, organizations have the opportunity to reevaluate and organize their SharePoint strategies, to gain more control and visibility over their collaborative environments."

Axceler's ControlPoint for SharePoint 20 percent discount for educational institutions is available now until June 30th, 2013.

Axceler's solutions provide enterprise administrators the flexibility to seamlessly control and implement hybrid SharePoint environments, while maintaining governance and permissions. For more information on Axceler, please visit:

About Axceler
Axceler is an expert in governance for collaboration in the social enterprise. ControlPoint, Axceler's award-winning SharePoint governance tool, is used by over 3,000 organizations worldwide and manages over 13 million SharePoint licenses.

Axceler, one of the fastest growing companies in Boston, is headquartered in Woburn, MA, USA, with offices at Microsoft in Redmond, WA; Los Angeles, CA; London, UK and Sydney, Australia.

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