MOSS2010 vs MOSS2007

Compare SharePoint Server 2010 and SharePoint Server 2007

SharePoint Server 2010 provides various advantages over it's earlier version SharePoint Server 2007, but hardware requirements has been increased. Here we are trying to show the basic difference between Stand alone installation of both MOSS2010 vs MOSS2007


Stand-alone installation    

SharePoint 2010

SharePoint 2007




Operating System

64-bit edition of Windows Server 2008 Standard with SP2 Windows Server 2003 with SP1 or later
Windows Server 2003, Standard Edition
Windows Server 2003, Enterprise Edition
Windows Server 2003, Datacenter Edition
*Windows Server 2003, Web Edition
*if you are using Windows Server 2003, Web Edition in a single server environment, you can only perform an Advanced, front-end Web server installation. This is because the full SQL Server editions cannot be installed on Windows Server 2003


64-bit, dual processor, 3 GHz Support both x32-bit–based and x64-bit–based systems
2.5 gigahertz (GHz)
Recommended: Dual processors that are each 3 GHz or faster


4 GB for stand-alone or evaluation installation
8 GB for single server and multiple server farm installation for production use
1 gigabyte (GB)
Recommended: 2 GB


80 GB NTFS , 3GB Free Space




SQL Server 2008 Express with SP1
SQL Server 2008 Native Client
Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Analysis Services ADOMD.NET
ADO.NET Data Services v1.5 CTP2
SQL Server 2000 Service Pack 4
SQL Server 2005 Express Edition and higher

.Net Framework

Microsoft .NET Framework version 3.5 SP1 Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0

Other prerequisites

Web Server (IIS) role
Application Server role
Microsoft "Geneva" Framework
Microsoft Sync Framework Runtime v1.0 (x64)
Microsoft Filter Pack 2.0
Microsoft Chart Controls for the Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5
Windows PowerShell 2.0 CTP3
Internet Information Services (IIS) 6.0, including:
Common files
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Internet Information Services (IIS) 7.0

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