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Planning guide for sites and solutions for Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010, Part 1

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  • Language: English

Subjects include site security, governance, and enterprise content management.

  • This book provides information about planning for deploying Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010. Subjects include site security, governance, and enterprise content management. The audiences for this book are business application specialists, line-of-business specialists, information architects, IT generalists, program managers, and infrastructure specialists who are planning a solution based on SharePoint Server 2010. This book is part of a set of four planning guides that provide comprehensive IT planning information for SharePoint Server.
    For further information about planning for site and solutions created by using SharePoint Server, see Planning guide for sites and solutions for Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010, part 2. Subjects in Part 2 include web content management, site creation, business intelligence, business data, and enterprise search.
    For information about planning the architecture of a SharePoint Server 2010 deployment, see Planning guide for server farms and environments for Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010.For information about planning for capacity and performance in SharePoint Server 2010, see Capacity planning for Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010.
    The content in this book is a copy of selected content in the SharePoint Server 2010 technical library as of the publication date. For the most current content, see the technical library on the Web.


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