|| Put Information to Work: SharePoint Portal Server 2003 enables a single point of access to multiple systems such as Microsoft Office System programs, business intelligence and project management systems, and existing line-of-business applications, including third-party and industry-specific programs. The portal, built on a scalable, highly distributed architecture, provides flexible tools for deployment, development, and management, all of which enable the portal to grow with your organization's needs. These integration features enable you to harness information to make use of your company's resources. Users can extract and reuse timely and relevant information from systems and reports, and quickly locate and access documents, projects, and best practices across the company. Connect Collaborative People and Spaces: SharePoint Portal Server 2003 provides a powerful team collaboration environment that enables organizations to aggregate, organize, find, and provision SharePoint sites across the enterprise. SharePoint sites for teams, documents, and meetings can also be extended to customers and partners, augmenting the reach and efficiency of existing collaboration methods. Target and Tailor Information to Be More Productive: SharePoint Portal Server 2003 enables IT departments and users to customize and personalize the portal experience. Relevant content, such as line-of-business and Office programs, Web services, news, sales, and other company data, is delivered to the portal through Web Parts.