SharePoint is a collection of products and technologies that supports collaboration, enterprise content management, search, business intelligence and more.

SharePoint 2010

The current released version (at the time of editing this article) is SharePoint 2010, which comes in three varieties: -

  • SharePoint 2010 Foundation: The new version of Windows SharePoint Services (WSS 4.0 ). This is the free version of SharePoint 2010
  • SharePoint 2010 Standard: The first tier licensable version of SharePoint 2010.
  • SharePoint 2010 Enterprise: The full edition of SharePoint 2010 with all features included.

Additional Resources

Previous versions include Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 (MOSS) and Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 (WSS 3.0).  The following versions are available for public download (64-bit only):


Enterprise and Standard Editions contain identical files, but they differ in licensing terms.

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