Office 2010 and SharePoint 2010 Public Beta

image The BCS team is excited to announce the Office 2010 and SharePoint 2010 public betas are available for download from Now for the first time anyone can download and test drive the new capabilities Business Connectivity Services has to offer. So go ahead and download it now, try it out and tell us what you think about it.

Along with the software you can also download the SharePoint 2010 (Beta) SDK. Randall and the SDK team did a great job announcing its availability on their blog post: SharePoint Content and Resources. Being in a beta stage, the SDK documentation is continuously updated; so for the most up to date documentation check out the BCS documentation on MSDN.

- Lionel A. Robinson, Program Manager