Case Study: Starz, LLC


This case study of Starz, LLC is based on a March 2016 survey of AvePoint customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“DocAve Migrator and DocAve Content Manager have been useful tools for us. We use the migration capabilities to move sites from our SharePoint 2010 farm to our new SharePoint 2013 farm. We also use Content Manager to move a list or library between sites.”

“With DocAve, it is easy to move sites between SharePoint farms. Compared to native SharePoint functionality, DocAve offers better features for moving content within a site collection.”


  • Top drivers for buying DocAve Software include:
    • General management and administration
  • Evaluated the following vendors before selecting AvePoint:
    • Metalogix
    • Sharegate
  • Chose AvePoint over competitors for the following reasons:
    • Reputation as an industry leader
    • Robust solution offering
    • Support and services

Use Case

  • Using the following versions of SharePoint while managing DocAve Software:
    • SharePoint 2013
    • SharePoint 2010


  • Rates DocAve’s qualities when compared to the competition, custom developed solutions, and/or SharePoint’s native capabilities:
    • Performance: significantly better
    • Ease of use: significantly better
    • Reliability: better
    • Scalability: better
  • Realized the following operational benefits following the deployment of DocAve:
    • Increased IT productivity for administrative tasks
    • Supported business growth expectations
  • Improved its SharePoint management capabilities after implementing DocAve software by 20-30% when compared to SharePoint native or in-house capabilities

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