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Guess what Office 2010 did today? It reached the Release to Manufacturing (RTM)milestone. What that means is that the development process has come to an end and Microsoft’s premium suite of Office products are ready for the prime time.
Microsoft Yesterday made an announcement regarding its project planning and management software, Microsoft Project. Microsoft has shed light on the fact that a public beta of Project 2010 would arrive by the end of this year.
Used primarily for managing large scale projects, Microsoft Project is built on SharePoint Server and comes integrated with Office and Outlook. Chris Capossela, senior vice president of the Microsoft Information Worker Product Management group regards this release as a major release. He said:
This is far and away the largest and most significant release of Project in a decade.
So what’s coming in Project 2010, we don’t have the complete details, But what we know is that as expected Ribbon Interface will be coming to Project 2010, also this version is expected to give its users more focused control over their scheduling changes.
During the current unfortunate recession period it has been observed that sales of Project have increased since the software helps companies manage projects more efficiently. Capossela also revealed that Microsoft just reached its 10,000th Project customer, and 10 million people use it. He said:
We’re seeing growth in the project and portfolio management space.
Microsoft Project 2010 will be coming in three versions namely
- Microsoft Project Standard 2010
- Microsoft Project Professional 2010
- Microsoft Project Server 2010
To subscribe for the public beta of Microsoft Project 2010 please visit the link mentioned below
Last week we shared with you the news regarding the leakage of Office 2010 Build 4417. As one expects whenever a new build is leaked out, everyone is interested to discover what is the latest additions/improvements to the software under consideration. The case is not different for Microsoft Office 2010. So what’s the new stuff that comes in Build 4417 of Microsoft Office 2010. The answer is a new cool and refreshed collection of Icons is the most prominent part of Office 2010 Build 4417. Every single Office application gets a new icon. In total there are 60 high resolution icons which are released for applications namely:
- Microsoft Access 2010
- Microsoft Excel 2010
- Microsoft InfoPath 2010
- Microsoft Office 2010 Upload Center
- Microsoft Office SharePoint Designer 2010
- Microsoft OneNote 2010
- Microsoft Outlook 2010
- Microsoft PowerPoint 2010
- Microsoft Project 2010
- Microsoft Publisher 2010
- Microsoft SharePoint Workspace 2010
- Microsoft Visio 2010
- Microsoft Word 2010