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Topologies for SharePoint Server 2010

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  • Version: 3
  • Category: Document
  • Language: English

Describes common ways to build and scale farm topologies, including planning which servers to start services on.

  • This model describes common ways to build and scale farm topologies by using Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010, including planning which servers to start services on.

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Topologies_SharePointServer2010.xps6149f13f93a8066edca21f2abae7521decbd5fe7570 KB

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System Requirements

Operating Systems: Windows 7, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP



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