What's New: Microsoft Synch Framework

SharePoint 2010

Last modified: March 16, 2010

Applies to: SharePoint Foundation 2010

The Microsoft Synch Framework in SharePoint Foundation is a comprehensive and unified synchronization architecture that provides data-agnostic and bidirectional capabilities to developers. Because it was designed to provide cross-application synchronization, implementing the Microsoft Synch Framework allows other Microsoft and third-party applications to synch more easily with SharePoint Foundation 2010 deployments.

The Synch Framework provides three core building blocks:

  • Synch Runtime

  • Synch Metadata Services

  • Synch Provider