You can find more details here.
Also, community forums are setup for discussion and can be found here. These are the preferred medium for questions with the beta.
I'm out for Thanksgiving this week, but plan to get started next week with a high-level post on fundamental changes in the SDK architecture to better accommodate Service and Operations Manager with a single, shared API.
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