AvePoint and Summit 7 Systems Join Forces to Deliver Comprehensive Microsoft SharePoint Solutions


AvePoint and Summit 7 Systems Join Forces to Deliver Comprehensive Microsoft SharePoint Solutions

New agreement expands the delivery of AvePoint’s SharePoint infrastructure management solutions and Summit 7 System’s SharePoint implementation and consulting services throughout North America

AvePointJersey City, NJ — July 28, 2010

AvePoint, the leading provider of infrastructure management software solutions for Microsoft SharePoint, today announced a partnership agreement with Summit 7 Systems, a premier IT implementation and services consultancy. As a result of the partnership, Summit 7 is now a value-added reseller of AvePoint technologies, and both companies will continue collaborating extensively to integrate their complementary product offerings and services for customers throughout North America.

“We are very excited to partner with Summit 7 Systems”, said Mary Leigh Mackie, AvePoint’s Director of Marketing, Americas. “Summit 7 Systems constantly delivers top-of-the-line implementation and consulting services to customers with demanding and diverse customization requirements for the Microsoft technologies they deploy. As more companies turn to Microsoft SharePoint for mission-critical business initiatives, they have a tremendous need for AvePoint’s infrastructure management solutions. As a result of this partnership, these companies also have a dedicated partner with a comprehensive understanding of SharePoint best practices and AvePoint’s solutions.”

The partnership will offer companies throughout North America, including those in the Federal sector, a combination of AvePoint’s industry-leading Microsoft SharePoint infrastructure management  solutions with Summit 7 Systems’ renowned implementation and consultancy services. The two companies have already teamed up for successful engagements, most recently with an organization in the financial sector wishing to perform a secure, lossless transfer of all its data and content – as well as its requisite permissions and other vital metadata – from SharePoint Portal Server 2003 to Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007.

AvePoint’s award-winning DocAve Software Platform is a comprehensive infrastructure management and protection solution for Microsoft SharePoint Products and Technologies. With a unified, browser-based user interface and a fully distributed architecture, DocAve offers more than 25 independently deployable modules for SharePoint data protection, administration, replication, migration, archiving, deployment management, reporting, storage optimization, and content lifecycle management.
Summit 7 Systems is a team of mentors, guides, and experts that empower organizations to overcome any barrier between their businesses and success. Summit 7 is a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner specializing in the Microsoft Business Productivity infrastructure — including SharePoint Server, Communications Server and Exchange Server. Headquartered in Cummings Research Park in Huntsville, Alabama, Summit 7 Systems works with customers in commercial and federal environments – as well as state and local organizations – throughout the United States and Canada.
“The partnership with AvePoint will allow Summit 7 Systems to bring top-of-the-line management solutions for the SharePoint platform to our customers”, said Scott Edwards, Managing Partner for Summit 7 Systems. “We are especially excited about leveraging the DocAve Migrator for SharePoint to ease our customers’ transition from SharePoint 2003 and 2007 to SharePoint



Headquartered in Huntsville, Alabama’s Cummings Research Park, but delivering successful projects worldwide, Summit 7 Systems is a team of business and technology experts that empower you to overcome any barrier between your organization and success. We are a Microsoft Certified Partner with multiple Gold Competencies specializing in the Business Productivity Infrastructure — including SharePoint and FAST Enterprise Search. Summit 7 Systems will help your organization determine a strategy for success by clarifying your vision and providing a roadmap to make the solution to your business needs a reality. 

The solutions provided by the expert team at Summit 7 Systems improve the efficiency of collaboration between your business units and provide a user-friendly experience for locating the relevant information within your organization. Our team specializes in the strategy, vision, design, implementation, support and enhancement of the following:

• SharePoint Platform Solutions

• Enterprise Content Management

• Enterprise Search

• Business Process Management

• Internet Solutions / Web Content Management

• Extranet Solutions

• Intranet Solutions



AvePoint is a global technology company and proven software leader. Since its founding in 2001, AvePoint has become the world’s largest provider of enterprise-class governance, compliance and management solutions for social enterprise collaboration platforms. AvePoint helps more than 10,00 customers – including many Fortune 500 companies and government agencies – meet their specific business objectives by enabling collaboration with confidence. AvePoint, Inc. is headquartered and maintains its principal operational center in Jersey City, NJ ,with wholly owned operational center in the  USA, Canada, Australia, South Africa, United Kingdom, France, Germany, Netherlands, Switzerland, Japan, Singapore and China.  AvePoint is a depth managed Microsoft Gold certified application development partner and Gold certified collaboration and content partner as well as a US Government GSA provider via strategic partnerships.