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My current employer is thinking on migrating from MOSS 2007 to SharePoint 2010. What would be the extra features that will be available for them? I already know about the huge improvement of the UI

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Are you asking for out of the box features, or development features? There are huge improvements in both areas. – James Love Nov 18 '10 at 14:46
Well, like overall. What are the functionality that you cannot do in MOSS 2007 or that in 2010 is just out of the box or way easier? – omar Nov 18 '10 at 15:01
I think this is better for a google search. did you try "sharepoint 2007 vs 2010"? Lot's of good results there with multiple pages. – Dennis G Nov 18 '10 at 15:02
Try the following Matrix: or this… – Dennis G Nov 18 '10 at 15:03
I would suggest to start from evaluation guide:… – Ashish Patel Nov 18 '10 at 16:04

So from an internal perspective, it provides a ton of improvements. My top 3:

  • It enables the creation and management of a firmwide taxonomy from a single hub
  • Its integration with FAST allows for extremely powerful search across a number of systems with relative ease
  • Its support to table relations allows for CRUD databases to be built on the server, avoiding the perils of Access and empowering business users
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