Metalogix was a perfect match for what we were looking for: content management, security, visibility and sweeping administrative capabilities. Before Metalogix, we could only react and respond. Now we have proactive control.
Starkey is a privately held, global hearing technology company headquartered in Eden Prairie, Minnesota. The company is committed to continually improving the technology of hearing — and creating the best hearing aids possible. To that end, Starkey puts innovation in action every day, constantly seeking ways to better understand the science of hearing loss and its impact on peoples’ lives.
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Starkey knows that innovation comes through collaboration – so it uses SharePoint to help employees share information, exchange ideas and push the boundaries of hearing technology. However, as Starkey’s content volume and pace of change increased, the company realized that it needed a powerful SharePoint administration solution. Specifically, the company sought a product suite that would help it:
“Our SharePoint environment houses a ton of content and that content changes constantly,” explains Jay Nebben, SharePoint Architect. “To stay on top of things - and stay flexible - we needed a tool that would help us proactively manage our environment.”
Starkey chose Metalogix’s family of products to manage its SharePoint environment. The company made its selection based on Metalogix’s ability to:
Says Nebben: “We narrowed down our search to Metalogix and a competitor. We really liked how ControlPoint for SharePoint administration integrated directly with SharePoint. That way we didn’t have to get another server. And we liked how Content Matrix helped us identify and resolve problems before migration and reorganize content during migration. Metalogix quickly became the logical choice."
With Metalogix's ControlPoint products, Starkey has realized a host of benefits:
So, what’s the bottom line? Says Nebben, "Our environment is extremely fluid, and we have to be able to manage it. Before Metalogix, we could only react and respond. Now we have proactive control.”