SOURCE: Axceler


April 11, 2011 03:00 ET

Axceler Unveils ControlPoint 4.2 for Advanced Microsoft SharePoint Governance and Reporting

New Release of Award-Winning SharePoint Administration Product Adds Powerful New Analysis, Reporting and Security Features

WOBURN, MA--(Marketwire - Apr 11, 2011) - Axceler, the leader in Microsoft SharePoint administration and migration software, today introduced release 4.2 of ControlPoint, the award-winning administration product for SharePoint and winner of the Best of Tech-Ed awards. Among the new features in ControlPoint 4.2 are interactive and powerful analysis and reporting, expanded SharePoint policy enforcement capabilities for better SharePoint governance, and new permission and security features. ControlPoint 4.2 is available immediately from

The new ControlPoint release will be demonstrated publicly for the first time this week at the European SharePoint Best Practices Conference. The conference runs from April 11-13 at the QEII Conference Centre in London and Axceler will be in Booth #4.

"ControlPoint helps companies with their SharePoint governance by giving them powerful capabilities to analyze, report, and manage their SharePoint deployments. ControlPoint 4.2 goes one step further by bringing more interactive and engaging SharePoint reporting based on Microsoft® Silverlight®," said Michael Alden, President and CEO, Axceler. "With this release, Axceler gives even more control to SharePoint managers as a critical part of a SharePoint governance plan."

Among the many new features of ControlPoint 4.2 are:

  • New interactive analysis and reporting capabilities based on Microsoft Silverlight, including the ability to manipulate report data, create custom views and generate graphical and tabbed reports.

  • Comprehensive analysis of SharePoint 2010 Managed Meta Data usage in lists/libraries.

  • Additional ControlPoint policies to intercept user actions like creating content so managers can prevent them before they happen, critical as part of a solid SharePoint governance plan.

  • Enhancements for permissions and security including support for claims-based authentication.

ControlPoint, the leading SharePoint administration product for Microsoft SharePoint and winner of the Best SharePoint Product award, includes comprehensive permissions management, in-depth activity and storage analysis and the ability to measure performance of SharePoint environments against governance policies. Axceler ControlPoint also gives administrators complete control over the configuration and deployment of their SharePoint environments.

About Axceler
Axceler solutions enable enterprises to simplify, optimize, and secure their collaborative platforms and have delivered award-winning administration software worldwide since 1994. For Microsoft SharePoint, Axceler offers ControlPoint and Davinci Migrator. ControlPoint is the best way to get control over a SharePoint environment giving SharePoint professionals the ability to manage permissions, copy sites, analyze activity and much more. Davinci Migrator is a best of breed migration solution for organizations upgrading SharePoint 2003 and 2007 to SharePoint 2010. It was named a "Best of Connections 2010" finalist in the Best SharePoint Product category by Penton Media's DevConnections, while the editors of Windows IT Pro named ControlPoint the Best SharePoint Product of 2009. For more information visit

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