Manage service applications (SharePoint Foundation 2010)

SharePoint 2010

Applies to: SharePoint Foundation 2010

Topic Last Modified: 2010-04-01

Microsoft SharePoint Foundation 2010 includes a set of service applications that you can use to share services across Web applications. In some cases, you can also share service applications across farms. You can manage service applications by using Central Administration or by using Windows PowerShell 2.0.

The following articles in this section provide general instructions for service applications:

You can create, configure, and manage the Business Data Connectivity service application. For more information about how to do this, see Business Data Connectivity service administration (SharePoint Foundation 2010).