Microsoft Unveils New Features In SharePoint Server 2010
Microsoft (www.microsoft.com) has said that the public beta of Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 will be available in November, and will have an improved developer platform that makes it easy to create rich content and collaborative applications to meet the business needs.SharePoint Server 2010 also delivers improved web site capabilities that help companies increase revenues and retain customers in a single platform, according to the announcement of Microsoft SharePoint Conference in Las Vegas. In addition, there will be the choice of on-premises and cloud solutions, giving organizations the flexibility to scale their applications.“By mastering the overflow of information across systems and SharePoint technologies enables organizations to thrive,” Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer said. “SharePoint 2010 is the largest and most important release of SharePoint to date. When combined with Microsoft Office 2010, SharePoint 2010 is to transform the efficiency by connecting employees through a single collaborative platform for business.”At the SharePoint Conference, Microsoft showcased the breadth of SharePoint Server 2010, ranging from workflow wikis. SharePoint is easier to build dynamic web sites with built-in support for rich media such as video, audio and Silverlight. His new movie based on the user interface helps end users to customize their SharePoint sites easily and be more productive. In addition, new functions for managing Web content accessibility integrated offering through Content Accessibility Guidelines Web 2.0, multilingual support and a page layout, click to allow access to all SharePoint Server sites .The new tools for SharePoint in Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 offers developers more tools and rich APIs and support for Silverlight, the representational state transfer (or rest) and Language-Integrated Query (LINQ /) to help developers quickly build applications on the SharePoint platform. Business Connectivity Services allow developers the ability to connect to the line of business data or web services of SharePoint Server and Office client.There are also features of the company, such as Excel Services and InfoPath Forms Services, which make it easy to use, share, protect and manage interactive forms throughout an organization.Microsoft SharePoint 2010 is part of the next wave of Microsoft Office-related products, including Microsoft Office 2010, Microsoft Project 2010, Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 and Microsoft Visio 2010, which are designed to give people the best experience of productivity through of computers, phones and browsers. The public beta of SharePoint Server 2010, Office 2010, Project 2010 and Visio 2010 will be available in November 2009, and Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 will be available in the first half of 2010.