We then need the “clients” software to work. The most useful one for developers will probably be InfoPath, to create forms for the SP based solutions.
To install the product, I‘ll use my company release of Microsoft Office Enterprise 2007. You’ll perhaps need adaptations from what is described here.
There’s 2 options to setup unattend Office 2007:
I’ll describe the OCT tool (the option 2):
UPDATE (3/9/2009): One of my friend at Microsoft Support pointed me you need a "volume" licensed release of Office for OCT to be available. It may not be the case through MSDN or TechNet downloads.