SharePoint 2010 Products Deployment: Presents such deployment-related information as the different deployment stages and environments, plus a flowchart that illustrates the steps for installing and configuring SharePoint 2010 Products.
Services in SharePoint 2010 Products: Describes and illustrates the services architecture, including and common ways to deploy services in your overall solution design.
Cross-farm Services in SharePoint 2010 Products: Illustrates how to deploy services across farms to provide centralized administration of services.
Topologies for SharePoint Server 2010: Describes common ways to build and scale farm topologies, including planning which servers to start services on.
Extranet Topologies for SharePoint 2010 Products: Illustrates the specific extranet topologies that have been tested with SharePoint 2010 Products. Provides a comparison of ISA Server, Forefront TMG, Forefront UAG when used as a firewall or gateway product with SharePoint 2010 Products.
Hosting Environments in SharePoint 2010 Products: Summarizes the support for hosting environments and illustrates common hosting architectures.
Search Technologies for SharePoint 2010 Products: Compares and contrasts the search technologies that work with SharePoint Products 2010:
* SharePoint Foundation 2010
* Search Server 2010 Express
* Search Server 2010
* SharePoint Server 2010
* FAST Search Server 2010 for SharePoint
Search Environment Planning for Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010: Walks through primary architecture design decisions for search environments.
Search Architectures for Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010: Details the physical and logical architecture components that make up a search system and illustrates common search architectures.
Design Search Architectures for Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010: Walks through the initial design steps to determine a basic design for a SharePoint Server 2010 search architecture.