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Arcapita - Migration from file shares to SharePoint

Arcapita is a large bank based in Bahrain, with office worldwide, dealing in real estate investments and private equity. The bank had a large repository of financial documents stored on a Unix file share that needed to be migrated on to SharePoint.

The challenges

  • Multi lingual content 
  • Financial Excel files with formula links spanning millions of cells
  • Needed to enrich metadata by using external CSV files containing metadata provided by users
  • Had to manage pseudo document versioning on file share based on file naming convention

The Migration Solution

Proventeq migration accelerator provided a solution to enrich the metadata in stages using external metadata.
Automated link resolution in Excel files contributed to considerable savings of time and money.

The Results

Content successfully migrated to new platform using PMA.