Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) SharePoint 2010 Design and Development


Provide full lifecycle Design and Development support for transitioning/upgrading legacy web content management (WCM) and document management system to a new, custom SharePoint Server 2010 system.

Business Problem

The CIA needed a more collaborative, easily accessible system for document and web content management. The solution needed to have the security of their internal servers, with the accessibility and collaborative features of a COTS WCM system.


Rapidiant provides the subject matter expertise needed to develop a custom SharePoint 2010 document management and WCM system. Our SME brought private sector knowledge of developing COTS SharePoint Solutions, and applied them to this secure environment. The work included (but is not limited to) hands on development in C#, ASP.Net, HTML, CSS, Java and JavaScript configuring Collaboration Portals, Service Applications, Team Sites, Custom Web Parts and Web Services. VIRE Consultants were involved in all stages of the SDLC, from requirements gathering, through development, into deployment and final testing of the system.

Key Benefits

  • Solution improved both collaborative abilities and accessibility for end users without compromising security
  • Improved scalability and more efficient data management
  • More user friendly system, easier and more cost effective to modify and/or maintain