SharePoint Server 2010 Preliminary System Requirements Announced

Microsoft announced some preliminary system requirements for SharePoint Server 2010: SharePoint Server 2010 will be 64-bit only; SharePoint Server 2010 will require 64-bit Windows Server 2008 or 64-bit Windows Server 2008 R2; SharePoint Server 2010 will require 64-bit SQL Server 2008 or 64-bit SQL Server 2005. Also announced preliminary detail about SharePoint Server 2010 browser compatibility: “To ensure […]

Microsoft announced some preliminary system requirements for SharePoint Server 2010: SharePoint Server 2010 will be 64-bit only; SharePoint Server 2010 will require 64-bit Windows Server 2008 or 64-bit Windows Server 2008 R2; SharePoint Server 2010 will require 64-bit SQL Server 2008 or 64-bit SQL Server 2005. Also announced preliminary detail about SharePoint Server 2010 browser compatibility: “To ensure the best possible experience across multiple browsers we’re focusing our SharePoint 2010 engineering efforts on targeting standards based browsers (XHTML 1.0 compliant) including Internet Explorer 7, Internet Explorer 8 and Firefox 3.x. running on Windows Operating Systems.  In addition we’re planning on an increased level of compatibility with Firefox 3.x and Safari 3.x on non-Windows Operating Systems.  Due to this focus Internet Explorer 6 will not be a supported browser for SharePoint Server 2010,” said Team Blog.