Here are some resources which will help you to learn more about the upcoming SharePoint Server 2010
Here are some technical diagrams and Visio diagrams on architecture for SharePoint Server 2010
|Services in SharePoint 2010 Products
|Describes and illustrates the services architecture, including and common ways to deploy services in your overall solution design.
|Cross-farm Services in SharePoint 2010 Products
|Illustrates how to deploy services across farms to provide centralized administration of services.
|Topologies for SharePoint Server 2010
|Describes common ways to build and scale farm topologies, including planning which servers to start services on.
|Hosting Environments in SharePoint 2010 Products
|Summarizes the support for hosting environments and illustrates common hosting architectures.
|Search Technologies for SharePoint 2010 Products
|Compares and contrasts the search technologies that work with SharePoint Products 2010:
SharePoint Foundation 2010
Search Server 2010 Express
Search Server 2010
SharePoint Server 2010
FAST Search Server 2010 for SharePoint
|Search Environment Planning for Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010
|Walks through primary architecture design decisions for search environments.
|Search Architectures for Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010
|Details the physical and logical architecture components that make up a search system and illustrates common search architectures.
|Design Search Architectures for Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010
|Walks through the initial design steps to determine a basic design for a SharePoint Server 2010 search architecture.
|Business Connectivity Services Model
|Microsoft Business Connectivity Services are a set of services and features in Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 and Microsoft SharePoint Foundation 2010 that support integrating data from external systems into solutions based on Microsoft SharePoint Server and Microsoft SharePoint Foundation. This model poster describes the architecture of Microsoft Business Connectivity Services in SharePoint Server 2010 and provides information about how to create solutions that are based on the service.
|Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 Upgrade Planning
|This model covers planning for an upgrade from Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 to SharePoint Server 2010. It includes information about the following:
Upgrade requirements: Hardware, operating system, and database
Upgrade process: specific steps to follow before, during, and after the upgrade
|Use this model with the following article: Upgrading to SharePoint Server 2010
|Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 Upgrade Approaches
|This model helps you understand the in-place, database attach, and hybrid approaches to upgrading from Office SharePoint Server 2007 to SharePoint Server 2010.
See the farm topologies before, during, and after upgrade
Compare the advantages of each type of upgrade approach
|Determine upgrade approach (SharePoint Server 2010)
|Upgrade process overview (SharePoint Server 2010)
|Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 — Test Your Upgrade Process
|This model explains the methodology for testing the upgrade process before upgrading from Office SharePoint Server 2007 to SharePoint Server 2010.
Understand the goals for testing your upgrade process: customizations, hardware, timing, planning
See specific steps to follow for testing your upgrade process
|Use this model with the following article: Use a trial upgrade to find potential issues (SharePoint Server 2010)
|Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 — Services Upgrade
|This model covers upgrading services from Office SharePoint Server 2007 to SharePoint Server 2010.
Considerations for specific services: Personalization, Search, InfoPath Forms, Excel, Business Data Catalog, Single Sign-on
In-place upgrade with services
Database attach upgrade with services
|Choose a tool for business intelligence in SharePoint Server 2010
|Discusses the tools available for business intelligence
More Resources on SharePoint Server 2010
- SharePoint 2010 Resources on SharePoint Team Blog
- SharePoint Server 2010 Developer and IT Professional Learning Plan
- SharePoint Products and Technologies: 2010 (Technical Preview) Developer Documentation
- SharePoint 2010: SharePoint Developer Platform Wall Poster
- SharePoint 2010: Professional Developer Evaluation Guide and Walkthroughs
- SharePoint 2010: Getting Started with Development on SharePoint 2010 Hands-on Labs in C# and Visual Basic (You would need a beta version to work with HOL included here)
- Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 Evaluation Guide
- First Look- SharePoint 2010 Developer Documentation Now Live on MSDN!
- SharePoint 2010 Developer Center
- SharePoint 2010 developer documentation team blog
- Top 10 SharePoint Server 2010 features « Fleeting Thoughts
- A First Look at SharePoint 2010
- White Paper : SharePoint 2010 Review