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Date of Award


Culminating Project Type

Starred Paper

Degree Name

Engineering: M.E.M


Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering


College of Science and Engineering

First Advisor

Hiral Shah

Second Advisor

Ben Baliga

Third Advisor

Balasubramanian Kasi

Creative Commons License

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 4.0 License.

Keywords and Subject Headings

Sharepoint, Migration, Server, License


Company ABC, established in 2009, has headquarters in Fremont, California. Company ABC branches out to NC and TX. It had visions to travel beyond horizons. Company ABC offers a wide range of IT services that are needed for business development like Staffing Solutions, Consulting, Software Development, Cloud Computing and many other services. Company ABC’s largest product is User Profile System (UPS). User Profile System store data on a server by creating logs. This makes the data hugely extensible and can be distributed across the clients very easily. Company ABC designs its consumer Profile System to collect modified information which can be explored easily. This is to not just listen to the clients but communicate with them and build trust. The UPS of Company ABC enable to run and allocate resources to especially definite set of applications.

Here the historical data of the users is analyzed to generate updated users profile. Thus application can give away modified online services to end users in genuine time basis. The consumer Profile System provides hold up to billions of end user through number of varied applications with different necessities end logic. The system generalizes the requirements of online user-profile applications and creates a common conceptual stratum which meets the specific requirement. Microsoft SharePoint was being used by this application to customize and maintain websites.

Various versions of SharePoint are used as critical document management repositories, customer extranets, business reporting tools, and many other use cases.


I would like to take this opportunity to thank Dr. Hiral Shah, Associate Professor, for Engineering Management Program, at St. Cloud State University without whose support, encouragement, and guidance this project would not have been a reality.

It gives me an immense pleasure to thank Dr. Ben Baliga, Professor and Graduate Director for Engineering Management Program, at St. Cloud State University for his support and guidance.

Also, I would like to thank Prof. Kasi Balasubrahmanian for serving on the committee and support throughout the project.



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