What is Windows SharePoint Services 3.0?
Released in November 2006 by Microsoft Word, Windows Sharepoint Services 3.0 is an update of SharePoint Team Services (STS). Like STS, Windows Sharepoint Services 3.0 is a free, downloadable application offering templates designed to be helpful with Web use and Web-based business needs, according to a TechNet overview.DefinitionWindows Sharepoint Services 3.0 (WSS 3.0) works with Microsoft Office 2007 Suite and Windows Server 2008, according to TechNet, and is a website communications center or Web portal service.Scalable FeaturesAccording to an MSDN Magazine preview of WSS 3.0 titled “Discover Significant Developer Improvements in SharePoint Services,” WSS 3.0 has improved “scalable”–easily adjustable–features. These features help individuals and groups better manage website content and access, according to TechNet.SharePoint PageWSS 3.0 templates can assist individual users in building a SharePoint page–a customized Web page that can be edited as needed, according to TechNet. WSS