Web-based collaboration is changing how people work together and share information, and SharePoint can help that happen. SharePoint is powerful, but its complexity can make deployment quite challenging. Happily, our new SharePoint column gives you a head start. In this first installment, we present an overview of the SharePoint architecture and show you how to set up a basic SharePoint infrastructure with WSS 3.0.

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