Developing Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 Advanced Solutions

Session Detail:    Classroom, Virtual 5 Day

This course provides SharePoint developers the information needed to implement SharePoint solutions using Enterprise Search, Managed Metadata Service (MMS), Business Connectivity Services (BCS), Enterprise Content Management (ECM), Web Content Management (WCM), Social Computing features and SharePoint Apps.

Prerequisites

Before attending this course, students must have:

  • Completed course 20488A: Developing Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 Core Solutions (or equivalent knowledge).
  • Working knowledge of using Visual Studio 2010 or Visual Studio 2012 to develop solutions.
  • Basic working knowledge of SharePoint solution development, either in SharePoint 2013 or in earlier versions of SharePoint.
  • Working knowledge of Visual C# and the .NET Framework 4.5.
  • A basic understanding of ASP.NET and server-side web development technologies, including request/response and the page lifecycle.
  • Basic working knowledge of client-side web technologies including HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.

Who Can Benefit

The course is intended for professional developers who develop solutions for SharePoint products and technologies in a team-based, medium-sized to large development environment. The course is ideally suited to SharePoint developers who have gained some experience with SharePoint 2013 and who are looking to build on their existing skills.

Session Outline

Class Outline

Module 1: Creating Robust and Efficient Apps for SharePoint

  • Lesson 1: Apps for SharePoint
  • Lesson 2: Communicating with SharePoint from an App
  • Lesson 3: Authenticating and Authorizing Apps for SharePoint
  • Lesson 4: Designing Apps for Performance

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the apps for SharePoint development platform
  • Use the client-side object models and the REST API to communicate with SharePoint
  • Configure security for apps for SharePoint
  • Optimize the performance of apps for SharePoint

Module 2: Developing Managed Metadata Solutions

 

  • Lesson 1: Managed Metadata
  • Lesson 2: Configuring Managed Metadata Term Sets
  • Lesson 3: Working with Managed Metadata Fields

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Explain the capabilities and applications of managed metadata in SharePoint 2013
  • Automate the creation and configuration of managed metadata term sets
  • Interact with managed metadata term sets and fields from client-side and server-side code

 

Module 3: Interacting with the Search Service

  • Lesson 1: SharePoint 2013 Search Service
  • Lesson 2: Building Search Queries with KQL and FQL
  • Lesson 3: Executing Search Queries from Code

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the SharePoint Search Architecture
  • Describe the structure of the search index
  • Describe what a crawled property is and how they are created
  • Describe what a managed property is and how they are created
  • Describe the various settings of a managed property
  • Modify the search schema at various levels

Module 4: Customizing the Search Experience

  • Lesson 1: Customizing Query Processing
  • Lesson 2: Customizing Search Results
  • Lesson 3: Configuring Result Types and Display Templates
  • Lesson 4: Customizing Content Processing

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Create various types of result sources
  • Create basic and complex query transforms
  • Configure query rule conditions and actions to target query intent
  • Create and modify result types
  • Create and modify display templates
  • Utilize display templates with various search web parts
  • Add managed properties as refiners with counts
  • Utilize entity extraction in your crawls
  • Extend content processing with Content Enrichment

Module 5: Implementing Enterprise Content Management

  • Lesson 1: Working with eDiscovery
  • Lesson 2: Working with Content Management
  • Lesson 3: Automating Records Management

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Use SharePoint eDiscovery functionality in custom applications
  • Create and manage information management policies and document sets programmatically
  • Manage and customize SharePoint records management functionality

Module 6: Developing a Publishing Site for Web Content

  • Lesson 1: Programming with the Web Content Publishing API
  • Lesson 2: Developing Page Components for Web Content Publishing

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the capabilities of the Publishing API
  • Describe how to access the Publishing API utilizing the server-side object model

Module 7: Structuring and Publishing Websites for All Users

  • Lesson 1: Website Structure and Navigation
  • Lesson 2: Publishing Content
  • Lesson 3: Publishing to Mobile Devices
  • Lesson 4: Multi-language sites using Variations

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Configure website structure and navigation
  • Describe the difference between structured and metadata navigation
  • Programmatically configure the site navigation
  • Utilize basic publishing features of SharePoint
  • Use the new cross-site publishing features of SharePoint 2013
  • Work with mobile devices using Device Channels
  • Configure and implement variations for multilingual sites
  • Work with human and machine translation tasks in variation sites

Module 8: Developing Optimized Internet Sites

  • Lesson 1: Optimizing a SharePoint Site for Search Engines
  • Lesson 2: Optimizing Performance and Scalability

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Configure search engine optimization settings
  • Add SEO Properties to publishing pages and Managed Navigation terms
  • Configure caching to improve site rendering performance
  • Optimize site assets and resources to maximize performance

Module 9: Working with Business Connectivity Services

  • Lesson 1: Business Connectivity Services in SharePoint 2013
  • Lesson 2: Creating BDC Models in SharePoint Designer
  • Lesson 3: Creating BDC Models in Visual Studio 2012

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the key components of Business Connectivity Services in SharePoint Server 2013
  • Create and configure BDC models by using SharePoint Designer
  • Create and configure BDC models by using Visual Studio 2012

Module 10: Creating Advanced Business Data Connectivity Models

  • Lesson 1: Configuring BDC Models for Search
  • Lesson 2: Developing Custom Connectivity Components
  • Lesson 3: Working with External Events and Notifications

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Decide when to use BDC models to extend search
  • Describe the BCS Connector Framework
  • Describe and implement BDC search stereotyped operations
  • Configure BDC model properties for the search
  • Configure custom item level security
  • Utilize techniques to optimize search indexing

Module 11: Working with Business Data In Client Applications

  • Lesson 1: Working with Business Data in Composite Solutions
  • Lesson 2: Working with Business Data in Custom Solutions
  • Lesson 3: Working with Business Data in Client Applications

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Access business data by using composite solutions.
  • Utilize the Business Data Web Parts on your Team and Publishing pages
  • Work with external data columns in lists
  • Work with Business Data in SharePoint workflows
  • Access business data by using custom solutions.
  • Utilize the various APIs available such as CSOM, JSOM, and REST
  • Access business data by using client applications.
  • Configure external content types for use with Office clients

Module 12: Managing and Accessing User Profile Data

  • Lesson 1: User Profile Data in SharePoint 2013
  • Lesson 2: Options for Accessing User Profile Data
  • Lesson 3: Managing User Profile Data
  • Lesson 4: Managing User Profile Properties

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Explain how user profile data is used in SharePoint
  • Describe the options and restrictions for accessing user profile data
  • Use client-side code to access and server-side code to access and update user profile data
  • Configure and manage user profile properties

Module 13: Developing Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 Advanced Solutions

  • Lesson 1: Overview of the Social Workload
  • Lesson 2: Developing Social Solutions
  • Lesson 3: Working with Feeds

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the main components of the social workload
  • Develop solutions to extend the social workload
  • Create solutions which make use of the newsfeed functionality in SharePoint Server 2013

Module 14: Monitoring and Troubleshooting Custom SharePoint Solutions

  • Lesson 1: Debugging SharePoint Apps in Visual Studio
  • Lesson 2: Diagnosing Faults in Deployed Apps
  • Lesson 3: Testing Performance and Scalability

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe how to identify, diagnose, and remove bugs in SharePoint apps during development
  • Describe how to record information about issues that arise in deployed SharePoint apps
  • Describe how developers optimize the performance of SharePoint apps by implementing best practices, measuring performance, and load testing

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