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Semaphore for Microsoft SharePoint

Tight Integration of Semaphore with SharePoint to Extend SharePoint Capabilities

Semaphore for SharePoint is a comprehensive integrated solution for adding information management functionality that creates findability. Semaphore’s automatic classification and taxonomy governance capabilities extend SharePoint -- to help users find, discover and reuse content. Semaphore for SharePoint is available for SharePoint 2013, SharePoint 2010, and MOSS 2007.

Benefits of Semaphore's SharePoint solution

  • Automatic, assisted or manual classification modes (often referred to as tagging)
  • Classification in multiple Western European and Middle Eastern languages
  • Classification against many taxonomies or facets in a single pass
  • Classify content in any list (e.g. document libraries, blogs, publishing sites, wikis, social media, e-mail and discussion threads)
  • Support for ontologies providing compelling and intuitive content navigation and visualization
  • Bulk classification support from the interface or the command line (STSADM or PowerShell)
  • Semaphore Search Web Parts such as:
    • Taxonomy Browser – Provides the ability to browse the hierarchical structure of your model.
    • Concept Mapping – Maps real world vocabulary to terms from your model
    • Related Topics – Link to other relevant terms for the search being performed.
    • Best Bets – Link directly to appropriate content for a search.
    • Faceted Search Filters (“topic maps”) – Hierarchically filter search results on terms from your model.
    • Model Visualisation – Graphically view/browse your model structure in an intuitive way (2010/2013 only).
  • Central Admin menu to deploy and configure Semaphore over required web applications, site collections, term store, content types and libraries
  • Supports deployment via Templates and Feature Stapling
  • Developed, tested and in production in large, complex, organization-wide SharePoint deployments (tens of thousands of users, libraries with hundreds of thousands documents)
  • Uses native SharePoint coding and capabilities, such as Term Store integration
  • Enables effective migration, data loss prevention, records retention and eDiscovery.