Advanced Solutions of Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013

Session Detail:    Classroom 5 Day

This five-day course examines how to plan, configure, and manage a Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 environment. Special areas of focus include implementing high availability, disaster recovery, service application architecture, Business Connectivity Services, social computing features, productivity and collaboration platforms and features, business intelligence solutions, enterprise content management, web content management infrastructure, solutions, and apps. The course also examines how to optimize the Search experience, how to develop and implement a governance plan, and how to perform an upgrade or migration to SharePoint Server 2013.

Prerequisites

Before attending this course, students must have:

  • Completed Course 20331: Core Solutions of Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013, successful completion of Exam 70-331: Core Solutions of Microsoft SharePoint 2013, or equivalent skills.
  • At least one year’s experience of mapping business requirements to logical and physical technical design.
  • Working knowledge of network design, including network security.
  • Experience managing software in a Windows 2008 R2 enterprise server or Windows Server 2012 environment.
  • Deployed and managed applications natively, virtually, and in the cloud.
  • Administered Internet Information Services (IIS).
  • Configured Active Directory for use in authentication, authorization, and as a user store.
  • Managed an application remotely using Windows PowerShell 2.0.
  • Connected applications to Microsoft SQL Server.
  • Implemented Claims-based security.

Who Can Benefit

The course track is targeted at experienced IT Professionals interested in learning how to install, configure, deploy, and manage SharePoint Server 2013 installations in either the data center or cloud. In addition, Business Application Administrators (BAAs) who are engaged in administering line-of-business (LOB) projects in conjunction with internal business customers would benefit from an understanding of managing SharePoint Server 2013.
The training addresses three audiences:

  • Existing SharePoint 2010 customers and partners who need to understand the major changes in SharePoint 2013. In addition there have been other improvements in tools and methodologies.
  • Customers who are new to SharePoint. SharePoint market size is growing significantly and is expected to continue to grow, so there are many new customers with no previous experience.
  • Customers running a previous version of SharePoint (SharePoint 2003 and SharePoint 2007) which did not upgrade to SharePoint 2010, so are not familiar with the architecture of SharePoint 2010 or SharePoint Server 2013.

Session Outline

Class Outline

Module 1: Understanding the SharePoint Server 2013 Architecture

  • Lesson 1: Core Components of the SharePoint 2013 Architecture
  • Lesson 2: New Features in SharePoint Server 2013
  • Lesson 3: SharePoint Server 2013 and SharePoint Online Editions

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the architectural features of SharePoint Server 2013
  • Identify new and deprecated features in SharePoint 2013
  • Describe the editions for SharePoint Server 2013 on-premise and SharePoint Online

Module 2: Designing Business Continuity Management Strategies

  • Lesson 1: Designing Database Topologies for High Availability and Disaster Recovery
  • Lesson 2: Designing SharePoint Infrastructure for High Availability
  • Lesson 3: Planning for Disaster Recovery

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Select an appropriate database server configuration to meet availability requirements
  • Design a physical architecture and infrastructure to meet availability requirements
  • Develop and implement a backup and restore strategy

Module 3: Planning and Implementing a Service Application Architecture

  • Lesson 1: Planning Service Applications
  • Lesson  2: Designing and Configuring a Service Application Topology
  • Lesson 3: Configuring Service Application Federation

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Explain the service application architecture
  • Describe the fundamental options of service application design
  • Describe how to configure a federated service application deployment

Module 4: Configuring and Managing Business Connectivity Services

  • Lesson 1: Planning and Configuring Business Connectivity Services
  • Lesson 2: Configuring the Secure Store Service
  • Lesson 3: Managing Business Data Connectivity Models

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Plan and configure the Business Data Connectivity Service application
  • Plan and configure the Secure Store Service application
  • Manage Business Data Connectivity models

Module 5: Connecting People

  • Lesson 1: Managing User Profiles
  • Lesson 2: Enabling Social Interaction
  • Lesson 3: Building Communities

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Understand and manage user profiles and user profile synchronization in SharePoint 2013.
  • Enable social interaction in SharePoint 2013.
  • Understand and build communities and community sites in SharePoint 2013

Module 6: Enabling Productivity and Collaboration

  • Lesson 1: Aggregating Tasks
  • Lesson 2: Planning and Configuring Collaboration Features
  • Lesson 3: Planning and Configuring Composites

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Explain how the integration options for Exchange 2013 and Project Server 2013 improve task aggregation
  • Describe how to plan and configure SharePoint collaborative and co-authoring options
  • Describe how to plan and use workflows in SharePoint 2013

Module 7: Planning and Configuring Business intelligence

  • Lesson 1: Planning for Business Intelligence
  • Lesson 2: Planning, Deploying, and Managing Business Intelligence Services
  • Lesson 3: Planning and Configuring Advanced Analysis Tools

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Explain the SharePoint BI architecture, its components, and how to identify BI opportunities in your organization
  • Describe how to plan, deploy, and manage the core SharePoint 2013 BI services
  • Describe the advanced BI options available with SharePoint 2013 and Microsoft SQL Server 2012

Module 8: Planning and Configuring Enterprise Search

  • Lesson 1: Configuring Search for an Enterprise Environment
  • Lesson 2: Configuring the Search Experience
  • Lesson 3: Optimizing Search

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the Search service architecture and key areas of configuration
  • Explain how to configure the Search service to improve the end-user experience
  • Describe how to use analytics reports to optimize your Search environment

Module 9: Planning and Configuring Enterprise Content Management

  • Lesson 1: Planning Content Management
  • Lesson 2: Planning and Configuring eDiscovery
  • Lesson 3: Planning Records Management

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Plan how to manage content and documents
  • Plan and configure eDiscovery
  • Plan records management and compliance

Module 10: Planning and Configuring Web Content Management

  • Lesson 1: Planning and Implementing a Web Content Management Infrastructure
  • Lesson 2: Configuring Managed Navigation and Catalog Sites
  • Lesson 3: Supporting Multiple Languages and Locales
  • Lesson 4: Enabling Design and Customization
  • Lesson 5: Supporting Mobile Users

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Plan and configure a Web Content Management infrastructure to meet business requirements
  • Configure managed navigation and product catalog sites
  • Plan and configure support for multilingual sites
  • Manage design and customization for publishing sites
  • Plan and configure support for mobile users

Module 11: Managing Solutions in SharePoint Server 2013

  • Lesson 1: Understanding the SharePoint Solution Architecture
  • Lesson 2: Managing Sandbox Solutions

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe and manage SharePoint features and solutions
  • Manage sandboxed solutions in a SharePoint 2013 deployment

Module 12: Managing Apps for SharePoint Server 2013

  • Lesson 1: Understanding the SharePoint App Architecture
  • Lesson 2: Provisioning and Managing Apps and App Catalogs

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe SharePoint apps and the supporting SharePoint infrastructure
  • Provision and configure SharePoint apps and app catalogs
  • Manage how apps are used within a SharePoint 2013 deployment

Module 13: Developing a Governance Plan

  • Lesson 1: Introduction to Governance Planning
  • Lesson 2: Key Elements of a Governance Plan
  • Lesson 3: Planning for Governance in SharePoint2013
  • Lesson 4: Implementing Governance in SharePoint 2013

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the concepts of governance
  • Describe the key elements of a governance plan
  • Plan for governance in SharePoint Server 2013

Module 14: Upgrading and Migrating to SharePoint Server 2013

  • Lesson 1: Preparing the Upgrade or Migration Environment
  • Lesson 2: Performing the Upgrade Process
  • Lesson 3: Managing a Site Collection Upgrade

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe how to plan and prepare for your upgrade
  • Explain the steps involved in data and service application upgrades
  • Describe the process for upgrading site collections

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