Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 verfügbar

Written on November 16, 2006

Microsoft hat die Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 zum Download bereitgestellt.

Infos zum Deployment bzw. Upgrade gibt es hier.

Einen ausführlichen Vergleich von WSS 2.0 und 3.0 liefert das Word-Dokument "Windows SharePoint Services Version Comparison" (.doc)

Die Verbesserungen für Sharepoint-Entwickler sind in dem Artikel "Discover Significant Developer Improvements In SharePoint Services" im MSDN Magazin Juli 2006 erklärt.

Die wichtigsten Neuerungen sind imho die Unterstützung des .NET Framework 2.0 und damit einhergehend die Verwendung des ASP.NET 2.0 Web Part Frameworks (Infos hier und hier) sowie die Unterstützung von Workflows.

Außerdem hat Microsoft 40, teils mehrsprachige Vorlagen für SharePoint Applikationen angekündigt, die in Kürze hier verfügbar sein sollen.

Die Vorlagen in der Übersicht:

Multi-Language Server Admin Templates English Only Site Admin Templates

Absence and Vacation Schedule
Budgeting and Tracking Multiple Projects
Bug Database
Call Center
Change Request Management
Compliance Process Support Site
Contacts Management
Document Library and Review
Event Planning
Expense Reimbursement and Approval Site
Help Desk
Inventory Tracking
IT Team Workspace
Job Requisitions and Interview Management
Knowledge Base
Lending Library
Physical Asset Tracking and Management
Project Tracking Workspace
Room and Equipment Reservations
Sales Lead Pipeline Board of Directors
Classroom Management
Clinical Trial Initiation and Management
Competitive Differentiation Site
Discussion Database
Emergency Management for Government Agencies
Employee Activities Site
Employee Self Service Benefits
Employee Training Scheduling and Materials
Equity Research
Manufacturing Process Management
Marketing Campaign Planning and Execution
New Product Development
New Store Opening
Product Portfolio and Profitability Management
Request for Proposal
Sports League
Team Work Site
Timecard Management
Vendor Performance Rating

[Update]

Microsoft hat ebenfalls die "Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 Tools: Visual Studio 2005 Extensions (November CTP)" released, welche folgende Tools beinhalten:

Visual Studio 2005 Project Templates

  • Web Part
  • Team Site Definition
  • Blank Site Definition
  • List Definition

Visual Studio 2005 Item Templates

  • Web Part
  • Custom Field
  • List Definition
  • Content Type
  • Module

SharePoint Solution Generator

  • This stand-alone program generates a Site Definition project from an existing SharePoint site. The program enables developers to use the browser and Microsoft Office SharePoint Designer to customize the content of their sites before creating code by using Visual Studio.

Danke an Rene Drescher-Hackel für die Info.