Get it! Knowledge Network for Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 RC0 is now available on Microsoft Connect WebSite.

This release features the following enhancements:

  • Back-off functionality to improve your experience when you are performing activities on your machine
  • Various performance enhancements on both the client and server
  • Improved keyword generation and quality
  • An inner-circle web part that highlights people closest to you and are most likely to assist with your query

Software Requirements

  • 32-bit Windows 2003 Enterprise Server SP1 with Office Server 12 or 64-bit (x64) Windows 2003 Enterprise Server SP1 with 64-bit Office Server 12
  • IIS 6.0 installed on the target server
  • Microsoft Office Server 2007 must be installed according to the appropriate server type (either a front-end server or an application server)
  • Each computer must use the NTFS file system
  • Microsoft SQL 2000 or 2005
  • Windows XP SP2 or Windows Vista
  • .Net Framework 2.0 and ASP.Net 2.0
  • Outlook e-mail client from Office 2003 or Office 2007
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 or later version
  • Exchange mailbox required for users running analysis (English-only content)
  • Windows Messenger, MSN Messenger or Office Communicator to import instant messaging contacts
  • Exchange Server 2003 or 2007

Minimum Hardware Requirements – Server

  • Disk Space: 18 GB data space (30 GB data space recommended)
  • Single box installation
  • CPU (x86 or x64): 2.5 GHz
  • Memory: 4 GB recommended
  • Farm Deployment
  • Web server CPU (x86 or x64): 2.5 GHZ, 2 GB RAM
  • App server CPU (x86 or x64): 2.5 GHZ, 4 GB RAM
  • SQL CPU (x86 or x64): Dual Processor 2.5 GHz; 4 GB RAM

Minimum Hardware Requirements – Client

  • 1 GHz Processor (minimum)
  • 512 MB of RAM
  • 1 GB free space (2 GB recommended)

Knowledge Network is offered as a NON-SUPPORTED TECHNICAL PREVIEW. Microsoft is not responsible for any data loss or down time due to installing Knowledge Network on your system. Knowledge Network does not work in an IBM Lotus Notes/Domino environment.