Chapter 10. Using Word, Excel, and Excel Services with SharePoint 2007


One SharePoint strength is its tight integration with the Office family of products. Competitors such as Stellent find it hard to compete against SharePoint in the collaboration area because most corporate users “live and breathe” Word, Excel, and Outlook. Competitors can add hooks into the Office products and try to emulate features such as spreadsheets and email, but SharePoint’s tight integration is a definite SharePoint advantage.

This integration continues with SharePoint 2007, ...

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