Some quick notes I took about things I found interesting from the two keynote speeches of the SharePoint Conference 2009.
Steve Ballmer keynote
- SharePoint 2010 Beta release: November 2009
- SharePoint 2010: RTM in First half 2010
- Visual Studio Beta 2 released today!!
- SharePoint Designer remains free in the 2010 version
Versions of SharePoint:
- SharePoint Foundation 2010 = WSS
- SharePoint 2010 for Intranet Standard
- SharePoint 2010 for Intranet Enterprise
- SharePoint 2010 for Internet Standard
- SharePoint 2010 for Internet Enterprise
- SharePoint Online (for Intranet)
- SharePoint Online for Internet facing sites (yes!)
Jeff Taper keynote
Code name Gemini becomes PowerPivot: 100.000.000 rows in Excel, publish to the server, powered by Analysis Services 2008 R2 (its FAST!!)
Product names for PowerPivot:
- Sql Server PowerPivot for Excel
- Sql Server PowerPivot for SharePoint
Disclaimer: All information in this blog post is based on my personal interpretation of information collected at the SharePoint Conference 2009 and experiences with SharePoint 2010 Technical Preview version provided to my company in the PEP program.