This model describes primary architecture design decisions for search environments.
This model describes the steps to determine a basic design for a SharePoint Server 2010 search architecture.
This model describes the physical and logical architecture components of the search system.
Discusses the business intelligence tools available in SharePoint Server 2010
Introduction and overview of SharePoint Server 2010 for IT pros.
Compares and contrasts search technologies in SharePoint 2010 Products
Describes common ways to build and scale farm topologies, including planning which servers to start services on.
Summarizes the support for hosting environments and illustrates common hosting architectures.
Describes and illustrates the services architecture, including and common ways to deploy services in your overall solution design.
Illustrates how to deploy services across farms to provide centralized administration of services.
Describes requirements and considerations for planning to upgrade to SharePoint Server 2010
You need to give special consideration to the issues involved when you upgrade services from the previous version of SharePoint Server.
To help ensure a smooth transition to SharePoint Server 2010, perform a trial upgrade to find issues likely to surface during the actual process.
This model describes the three basic approaches to upgrading to SharePoint Server 2010: in-place, database attach, or a hybrid of the two.