Core Solutions of Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013

Session Detail:    Classroom, Virtual 5 Day

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 the administering line-of-business (LOB) projects in conjunction with internal business customers would benefit from understanding of managing SharePoint Server 2013.

Prerequisites

An ideal candidate will have at least one year of experience with deploying and administering multiple SharePoint 2010 farms across a large enterprise. Because many customers skipped upgrading from SharePoint 2007, a candidate can also have at least 2 years of experience with SharePoint 2007 and knowledge of the differences between 2007 and 2010, particularly the Service Application model. A candidate can demonstrate the following skills:

  • Software management in a Windows 2008 R2 enterprise server or Windows Server 2012 environment.
  • Deploying and managing applications natively, virtually and in the cloud.
  • Administering Internet Information Services (IIS).
  • Configuring Active Directory for use in authentication, authorization, and as a user store.
  • Managing an application remotely using Windows PowerShell 2.0.
  • Connecting applications to Microsoft SQL Server.
  • Implementing Claims-based Security.

Who Can Benefit

The course 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 the cloud. Students typically have more than four years of hands-on experience* planning and maintaining SharePoint and other core technologies upon which SharePoint depends, including Windows Server 2008 R2 or later, Internet Information Services (IIS), SQL Server 2008 R2 or later, Active Directory, and networking infrastructure services. The minimally qualified candidate typically:

  • Is an IT professional who plans, implements, and maintains a multi-server deployment of SharePoint Server 2013.
  • Has a working knowledge of, and preferably hands-on experience, with SharePoint Online.
  • Has broad familiarity with SharePoint workloads.
  • Have experience with business continuity management, including data backup, restoration, and high availability.
  • Has experience with authentication and security technologies
  • Has experience with Windows PowerShell.
  • Hands-on experience or job experience is considered a solutions-based role where the candidate works within the solutions space covered by SharePoint, working on multiple solutions in the SharePoint space that includes document management, content management, and search.

The secondary audience for this course are 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 how to manage SharePoint Server 2013. Administrators who are entirely new to SharePoint will gain some benefit from the course, but it is recommended that they familiarize themselves with the basic concepts of the SharePoint platform before attending.

Session Outline

Class Outline

Module 1: Introducing SharePoint Server 2013

  • Lesson 1: Key Components of a SharePoint Deployment
  • Lesson 2: New Features in SharePoint 2013
  • Lesson 3: SharePoint 2013 Deployment Options

After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Identify the capabilities and architecture of SharePoint 2013
  • Identify new and deprecated features in SharePoint 2013
  • Identify deployment options for SharePoint 2013

Module 2: Designing an Information Architecture

  • Lesson 1: Identifying Business Requirements
  • Lesson 2: Understanding Business Requirements
  • Lesson 3: Organizing Information in SharePoint 2013
  • Lesson 4: Planning for Discoverability

After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Explain how understanding business requirements drives the design of an organizational IA
  • Describe the key components available in SharePoint2013 to deploy an IA
  • Plan for discoverability as part of an IA deployment

Module 3: Designing a Logical Architecture

  • Lesson 1: Overview of SharePoint 2013 Logical Architecture
  • Lesson 2: Documenting Your Logical Architecture

After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Map business requirements to SharePoint 2013 architecture components
  • Explain the importance of documentation and describe the options for documenting logical architecture

Module 4: Designing a Physical Architecture

  • Lesson 1: Designing Physical Components for SharePoint Deployments
  • Lesson 2: Designing Supporting Components for SharePoint Deployments
  • Lesson 3: SharePoint Farm Topologies
  • Lesson 4: Mapping a Logical Architecture Design to a Physical Architecture Design

After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Describe the physical design requirements for SharePoint 2013
  • Describe the supporting requirements for a successful SharePoint 2013 physical design
  • Identify SharePoint farm topologies
  • Map a logical architecture design to physical architecture design

Module 5: Installing and Configuring SharePoint Server 2013

  • Lesson 1: Installing SharePoint Server 2013
  • Lesson 2: Scripting Installation and Configuration
  • Lesson 3: Configuring SharePoint Server 2013 Farm Settings

After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Install SharePoint 2013
  • Configure SharePoint 2013 farm settings
  • Script the installation and configuration of SharePoint 2013

Module 6: Creating Web Applications and Site Collections

  • Lesson 1: Creating Web Applications
  • Lesson 2: Configuring Web Applications
  • Lesson 3: Creating and Configuring Site Collections

After completing this module you will be able to perform the following tasks in SharePoint 2013:

  • Create web applications
  • Configure web applications
  • Create site collections
  • Configure site collections

Module 7: Planning and Configuring Service Applications

  • Lesson 1: Introduction to Service Application Architecture
  • Lesson 2: Creating and Configuring Service Applications

After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Explain the key components and topologies for SharePoint Server 2013 service application architecture
  • Describe how to provision and manage SharePoint 2013 service applications

Module 8: Managing Users and Permissions

  • Lesson 1: Authorization in SharePoint 2013
  • Lesson 2: Managing Access to Content

After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Understand and manage authorization and permissions in SharePoint 2013
  • Manage access to content in SharePoint 2013

Module 9: Configuring Authentication for SharePoint 2013

  • Lesson 1: Overview of Authentication
  • Lesson 2: Configuring Federated Authentication
  • Lesson 3: Configuring Server-to-Server Authentication

After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Explain the authentication infrastructure of SharePoint 2013
  • Configure claims providers and identity federation for SharePoint 2013
  • Configure server-to-server authentication for SharePoint 2013

Module 10: Securing a SharePoint 2013 Deployment

  • Lesson 1: Securing the Platform
  • Lesson 2: Configuring Farm-Level Security

After completing this module you will be able to:

  • Secure the SharePoint 2013 platform
  • Configure farm-level security in SharePoint 2013

Module 11: Managing Taxonomy

  • Lesson 1: Managing Content Types
  • Lesson 2: Understanding Term Stores and Term Sets
  • Lesson 3: Managing Term Stores and Term Sets

After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Describe the function of content types and explain how to apply them to business requirements
  • Describe the function of managed metadata in SharePoint 2013
  • Configure the Managed Metadata Service and supporting components

Module 12: Configuring User Profiles

  • Lesson 1: Configuring the User Profile Service Application
  • Lesson 2: Managing User Profiles and Audiences

After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Plan for and configure user profile synchronization with Active Directory Domain Services
  • Plan for and configure My Sites and audiences

Module 13: Configuring Enterprise Search

  • Lesson 1: Understanding the Search Service Architecture
  • Lesson 2: Configuring Enterprise Search
  • Lesson 3: Managing Enterprise Search

After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Describe the core architecture of the Search service and its supported topologies
  • Explain the steps required to configure the Search service in an enterprise environment
  • Describe how to manage and maintain a well-performing Search environment

Module 14: Monitoring and Maintaining a SharePoint 2013 Environment

  • Lesson 1: Monitoring a SharePoint 2013 Environment
  • Lesson 2: Tuning and Optimizing a SharePoint Environment
  • Lesson 3: Planning and Configuring Caching
  • Lesson 4: Troubleshooting a SharePoint 2013 Environment

After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Develop and implement a monitoring plan for a SharePoint 2013 environment
  • Tune and optimize a SharePoint 2013 server farm on an ongoing basis
  • Plan and configure caching to improve the performance of a SharePoint 2013 deployment
  • Troubleshoot errors and other issues in a SharePoint 2013 deployment

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