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Summary:  Read book excerpts from the Wrox book, Professional SharePoint 2010 Development (ISBN 978-0-470-52942-3, copyright © 2010 by Wrox, all rights reserved). Learn to use the features of Microsoft SharePoint 2010, in this update to the bestseller.

Applies to: Business Connectivity Services | SharePoint Foundation 2010 | SharePoint Server 2010 | Visual Studio

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Professional SharePoint 2010 Development by Tom Rizzo, Reza Alirezaei, Paul J. Swider, Scot Hillier, Jeff Fried, and Kenneth Schaefer, published by Wrox Press (ISBN 978-0-470-52942-3, copyright © 2010 by Wrox, all rights reserved). More than simply a portal, Microsoft SharePoint 2010 is the popular content management solution from Microsoft for building intranets and websites or hosting wikis and blogs. Offering broad coverage on all aspects of development for the SharePoint platform, this comprehensive book shows you exactly what SharePoint does, how to build solutions, and what features are accessible within SharePoint.

Written by some of the most recognized names in SharePoint development, Professional SharePoint 2010 Development offers an extensive selection of field-tested best practices that shows you how to use the vast power of this multifaceted tool to build custom workflow and content management applications. Plus, you'll discover how to take advantage of the new features to roll out new SharePoint sites or upgrade existing sites.

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About the Authors

Tom Rizzo is a senior director in the Microsoft SharePoint product management team.

Reza Alirezaei is an independent consultant and a Microsoft MVP who is focused on designing custom applications with SharePoint, Office, and Microsoft Business Intelligence products and technologies. Reza has helped many development teams architect and build large-scale, mission-critical applications. In addition to consulting, Reza is an instructor and speaker. He speaks in many local and international conferences. For complete information about Reza, please see his blog.

Paul J. Swider is a consultant, the Enterprise SharePoint strategist for OnClick Solutions, and president of the Charleston SharePoint Users Group.

Scot Hillier is an independent consultant and Microsoft SharePoint Most Valuable Professional (MVP) focused on creating solutions for Information Workers with SharePoint, Office, and related .NET Framework technologies. He is the author/coauthor of 15 books and DVDs on Microsoft technologies, including Inside Microsoft SharePoint 2010 and Professional Business Connectivity Services. Scot splits his time between consulting on SharePoint projects, speaking at SharePoint events like Tech-Ed, and delivering training for SharePoint developers. Scot is a former U.S. Navy submarine officer and graduate of the Virginia Military Institute. Scot can be reached at

Jeff Fried is a senior product manager at Microsoft and author of more than 50 technical papers.

Kenneth Schaefer is an independent developer and designer focusing on SharePoint and web-based solutions.