Thursday, February 18, 2010

Taxonomy and the Managed Metadata service in SharePoint 2010 – great links

The managed metadata service in SharePoint 2010 provides a central store for keywords and a hierarchically organized metadata - think of lookup columns but then a lot better with hierarchy support and central management across site collections, web applications or even farms.  If you’re new to the concept of the managed metadata service, managed keywords and the managed metadata field I strongly suggest that you take a look at the following links:


SharePointFrank said...

Knowledge Management and Social Networking are unleashed, for real this time, with the upcoming new version of Microsoft SharePoint 2010.

So you can make a “semantic jump start” with pre-defined taxonomy metadata for SharePoint 2010 - ready to import into the SharePoint Term Store without any additional tools as Managed Metadata. Free sample downloads are available here:

Stephen Cawood said...

Thanks for the mention.