This book gives you a comprehensive look at the various features you will use. It is structured in a logical approach to all aspects of using and managing SharePoint Foundation 2010, starting with an introduction of the features that are included. The early chapters concentrate on what you can achieve by using the browser; later chapters detail features from the perspective of the power-end user, administrator, and developer.
Chapter 1, introduce SharePoint Foundation 2010 as the entry-level component of the SharePoint family of technologies; this is the software that will get organizations started using SharePoint. The chapter examines the capabilities, features, and functions of SharePoint Foundation 2010.