Site Collection Overview Disadvantages Additional Administrative Effort Unique Navigation Unique Theme/Brand Cross Site Collection Content Aggregation Difficult
Scenario Adventure Works Corp. Intranet Publishing Portal Marketing Site Product Sites Collaboration Portal Each product has own portal. Each product portal hosts a marketing team site where sales brochures are generated. Custom Content Type used for all sales brochures.
Scenario Business Requirements Consolidate all product sales brochures into Corp. Intranet Marketing site. Only product marketing groups should be able to create and edit their respective sales brochures.
Why Search? Search to the Rescue! Available at SSP Level Security Trimming Extensible
Solution Overview Search Core Results Web Part Configurable via UI Limitations Data Form Web Part Configurable only through SharePoint Designer Limitations