Microsoft Technologies

MARS has in-depth experience in architecting solutions around Microsoft suite of technologies. Our Microsoft development expertise includes.

  • NET 1.1/2.0 based distributed application architecture using ASP.NET, VB.Net and C#
    • Develop applications using
    • Webforms
    • Winforms
    • ADO.Net
    • SharePoint Portal Server and Windows SharePoint Services
    • InfoPath
  • Service oriented architecture (SOA)
  • Develop services using BizTalk Server
  • Databases
  • MS Access and MS SQL Server databases

Portal Solutions - SharePoint

SharePoint Server is an integrated suite providing comprehensive content management, enterprise search, business processes and facilitating information-sharing across boundaries. MARS understands the advantages of supporting all intranet, extranet, and Web applications across an enterprise within one integrated platform, instead of relying on separate systems. SharePoint Server also provides the platform and tools for server administration and application extensibility.

  • Microsoft Office SharePoint Server (MOSS) sizing and deployment
  • Site (and site template) configuration and customization
  • Integration of business process management (BPM) solutions with Microsoft Office SharePoint Server (MOSS), using BizTalk Server and InfoPath forms
  • Development of custom web parts that integrate with back-end Line of Business (LOB) applications and create custom portal solutions personalized for each employee and role
Content Management Server Solution
  • Organization, storage and protection of content
  • Authoring and creation of content libraries
  • Retention, management and tracking of records
  • Creation and use of forms as data entry front-end to business processes
  • Ability to search for business data (intranet, internet and/or extranet), people and expertise
  • Template systems for authoring, publishing and delivering web content
MARS has extensive experience with SharePoint features, including portal features, document, records and Web content management, search, business processes, business data catalog, and reporting.

We have performed several SharePoint customizations as well:
  • Search - customizations to integrate with third parties like autonomy search
  • User profile management - with LDAP integration
  • Documentum integration
  • Workflow customization - combining SharePoint designer, WF, and Visual Studio
  • SharePoint UI customization
  • Themes and layouts
  • InfoPath forms in SharePoint