What's Included in SharePoint 2010? - dummies

What’s Included in SharePoint 2010?

By Vanessa L. Williams

Part of Microsoft SharePoint 2010 For Dummies Cheat Sheet

SharePoint 2010 is a set of Microsoft products that enables businesses to meet their diverse needs in collaboration, social networking, information portals and public websites, enterprise content management, business intelligence, and business applications. SharePoint 2010 consists of the following products:

  • SharePoint Foundation 2010 (or Windows SharePoint Services 4.0): Basic collaboration using team sites, blogs, document libraries, and simple tracking lists

  • SharePoint Server 2010, Standard license: Intranet, portals, extranets, search, and My Site social network

  • SharePoint Server 2010, Enterprise license: Advanced scenarios for business intelligence, application integration, and Office 2010 services

  • SharePoint Server 2010 for Internet Sites: Anonymous access to SharePoint sites, such as for public websites

  • SharePoint Online: The cloud-based Enterprise version of SharePoint Server 2010. Offered as a stand-alone service and bundled with Office 365.