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Qualcomm Case Study

Global Semiconductor Company Moves from Jive to Office 365

Client Profile

Major global semiconductor company looking to move to a next-generation Intranet while cutting costs and streamlining content management in a multi-acquisition environment.

Situation

The two main constraints were the expiration of subscription license for legacy Intranet platform in less than 120 days and the user experience in transitioning to the new Intranet had to be as seamless as possible.

Solution

Migrate the most valuable sites and content within sites on the legacy platform to Office 365/SharePoint Online tenant.  Leverage migration automation tools to both create an archive of all existing Jive content while transforming and upload key sites and related content. Identify and develop “champions” from multiple business areas to ensure the success of content migration for core business while articulating the vision for the future growth of the new platform.

Business Benefits

  • Focused on the highest value content migration completed within fixed milestone dates while providing flexible archive resource that could support post-migration project content migration as needed.
  • Leveraged SharePoint modern sites and pages features in conjunction with a revised information architecture to provide a user experience that was familiar to users of the legacy platform yet promoted exploration and use of new features available in the new platform.
  • Provided an intranet built on O365/SharePoint that leveraged existing Microsoft licensing and related cost reductions
  • Provided an overall “big/bang” migration approach for simultaneous go live for all portions of the Intranet portal
  • Migration approach combined efforts of a core project team with site owners across the enterprise to produce sites optimized for the content in specific business areas to accelerate user engagement & adoption
Multinational Mining Company

Multinational Mining Company Moves from Jive to Office 365

Client Profile

Anglo American plc is a British multinational mining company based in Johannesburg, South Africa, and London, United Kingdom. It is the world’s largest producer of platinum, with around 40% of world output, as well as being a major producer of diamonds, copper, nickel, iron ore, and metallurgical and thermal coal.

Situation

Anglo American made a decision to invest in Office 365 and an Intranet-in-a-Box product for their next-generation intranet and wanted to migrate selected content from a legacy Jive intranet platform.

Solution

Migration effort followed a specific strategy of avoiding migration of any “throwaway” content and instead focus on migrating key content in a way that demonstrated the capabilities of the new platform and encouraged future user adoption in these areas.

Business Benefits

  • Flexible migration approach that allowed for an extended time period for site owner optimization sites in the new platform
  • Provided an intranet built on O365/SharePoint that leveraged existing Microsoft licensing and related cost reductions
  • Intranet positioned on a modern/continuously updated platform
  • Migrated approximately 5,000 Jive Places​
ADP Logo on a Building

ADP Jive to Microsoft Migration

Client Profile

ADP is a comprehensive global provider of cloud-based human capital management (HCM) solutions that unite HRpayrolltalenttimetax and benefits administration, and a leader in business outsourcing services, analytics, and compliance expertise. Their unmatched experience, deep insights, and cutting-edge technology have transformed human resources from a back-office administrative function to a strategic business advantage. To learn more about ADP, visit www.adp.com.

Situation

ADP needed to reduce overall collaboration platform costs and consolidate on a unified collaboration platform to serve the entire organization. They also needed to support an overall strategy to leverage Office 365 functions licensed by ADP while allowing the decommissioning of the current Jive instance and therefore eliminate Jive licensing costs. The migration will form the basis for a refreshed high-value collaboration tool that ADP users can leverage in their day-to-day work tasks to improve productivity.

Solution

We migrated select Jive Places and related content from the current ADP Jive instance to the ADP Office 365/SharePoint Online tenant, leveraging automated migration utilities and associated consulting. We prioritized and scheduled content migration to minimize the impact on end-user access for ongoing collaboration. This included working with ADP on an overall Communication, Change Management, and Adoption effort.

Business Benefits

  • Reduced Jive licensing and ongoing support costs
  • Reviewed and eliminate unnecessary Jive Places and related content from migration efforts
  • Access to relevant information easier for users
  • Established an “ownership” mindset among teams to maintain relevant content on an ongoing basis​
  • The functionality of the new platform motivated users to view this transition as a productivity-enhancing move​
  • ADP now has a single platform for company communication, collaboration, and coordination

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