These books provide basic information about the capabilities of and requirements for SharePoint Server 2010 & SharePoint Foundation 2010. The audiences include application specialists, line-of-business application specialists, information architects, IT generalists, program managers, and infrastructure specialists who are just starting to learn about SharePoint 2010 and want a quick introduction plus installation steps.

Getting started with Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010
http://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?id=12891

Getting started with Microsoft SharePoint Foundation 2010
http://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?id=22229