A month and day before The Eve – 23rd November – Microsoft published one of most interesting xmass gift for SharePoint End Users. The Productivity Hub which is a site collection that offer training materials. It is very interesting tool, with many features like (based on Microsoft Download site):
Format: Pre-loaded SharePoint site collection, optimized for Web 2.0 functionality and easily deployed within SharePoint 2010 SP1 environment
Content: Convenient end user productivity training in a variety of formats (documents, videos, podcasts, etc.). Receive free periodic updates of content that you will learn about through the Productivity blog.
Blog: The Productivity blog offers tips and tricks for end user productivity. Use it as is, or your training staff can use the posts as their own to help them get started in running an internal blog.
Train the trainer: Includes IT/Manager section to aid with deployment of the site collection, and guidance to develop the Coach program
Products: Office (2007 & 2010), SharePoint (2007 & 2010), Windows 7, Internet Explorer 9, Project (2007 & 2010), Visio (2007 & 2010), Publisher (2007 & 2010), Live Meeting 2007, Communicator 2007, Groove 2007 and Lync 2010
With five files (in total 1688 MB) You can deply all of those on Windows 7 Desktop system. The minimum system requirements are very simple (almost): Windows 7, 2007 Office System, SharePoint Server 2010 SP1 with August 2011 CU, Silverlight 4. Almost because installation of SharePoint Server on Windows 7 is not easy (I’ll write how You can do that in my Monday Series). But all af those files:
ContentPack2010SP1-1.exe | 460.0 MB || ContentPack2010SP1-2.exe | 441.4 MB
ContentPack2010SP1-3.exe | 470.4 MB || ContentPack2010SP1-4.exe | 303.6 MB
CoreInstall2010SP1.exe | 14.0 MB
waiting for Your download HERE. Enjoy!