MOC 10174B Configuring and Administering Microsoft SharePoint 2010

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Cost: $2,250.00 or 5 Vouchers

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Course Duration

5 Days

What Students Receive

Each student will receive:
  • A printed courseware manual with samples and hands-on exercises for use during and after class
  • Sample course files and solutions
  • Access to a complete, online SharePoint environment both during and after class to practice your new skills
  • A course completion certificate upon successful completion of the course

Course Description

This five-day instructor-led course teaches students how to install, configure, and administer Microsoft SharePoint and also how to manage and monitor sites and users by using Microsoft SharePoint 2010. It will also cover the new features and functionality introduced with SharePoint 2010 Sp1 as well as Offices 365's SharePoint Online. It also directly supports exam 70-667: TS: Microsoft SharePoint 2010, Configuring.

Course Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course students will be able to:
  • Evaluate the Features of SharePoint 2010
  • Prepare for SharePoint 2010
  • Install SharePoint 2010
  • Perform an Advanced Installation of SharePoint 2010
  • Perform Initial Farm Configuration
  • Configure the SharePoint Logical Structure
  • Explore the SharePoint Web Application and Physical Architecture
  • Configure Central Administration
  • Administer SharePoint from the Command Line
  • Automate SharePoint Operations with Windows PowerShell
  • Optimize Content Storage and Access
  • Manage Site Content Types and Site Columns
  • Configure the Managed Metadata Service
  • Describe Microsoft SharePointServer 2010 authentication
  • Describe SharePoint Server 2010 federated authentication
  • Administer SharePoint Groups
  • Implement SharePoint Roles and Role Assignments
  • Secure and Auditing SharePoint Content
  • Configure Security for SharePoint Content
  • Customize SharePoint installations to suit your organizational needs
  • Deploy and manage SharePoint features and solutions
  • Configure sandboxed solutions
  • Secure your enterprise-level SharePoint service
  • Secure Web applications
  • Configure SharePoint services and service applications
  • Configure user profiles
  • Implement SharePoint 2010 social networking features
  • Configure the search features of SharePoint Server 2010
  • Refine searches in SharePoint 2010
  • Describe business connectivity services
  • Configure Excel services
  • Describe PerformancePoint Services
  • Configure InfoPath services
  • Implement Visio services
  • Implement Access services
  • Install Office Web Apps
  • Install SharePoint servers and farms
  • Upgrade SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2010
  • Plan SharePoint installations and upgrades
  • Configure operational settings in SharePoint 2010
  • Update SharePoint
  • Describe how to protect content and recover content
  • Perform backup and restore operations to mitigate against disasters
  • Implement high availability solutions with SharePoint Server
  • Use monitoring logs to establish a baseline for performance monitoring
  • Configure SharePoint Health Analyzer
  • Configure both usage reports and Web analytics
  • Monitor your SharePoint servers’ performance and optimize them
  • Describe the components of Office 365 and compare the functionality of SharePoint Online to that of a SharePoint on-premise farm
  • Create and configure an Office 365 subscription
  • Secure SharePoint Online and integrate it with on-premise systems

Course Audience

This course is intended for IT professionals who are experienced Windows Server 2003 or 2008 administrators and are interested in learning how to administer SharePoint 2010 or SharePoint Online. The course is also intended for part-time Business Application Administrators (BAAs) who are engaged in administering Line of Business (LOB) applications in conjunction with internal business customers. It also directly supports exam 70-667: TS: Microsoft SharePoint 2010, Configuring and students wishing to achieve that certification would also be interested in taking this course.

Course Prerequisites

Before attending this course, students must have:
  • Experience administering Active Directory by creating and managing user and group accounts, delegation of administration, and configuring Group Policy
  • Experience administering network infrastructure—DNS and TCP/IP connectivity
  • General conceptual awareness of Microsoft .NET Framework as it relates to SharePoint 2010
  • Experience administering Microsoft SQL Server 2005 or 2008 through creating logons, assigning roles and using Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio
  • One year’s experience using Windows PowerShell cmdlets
  • General security and authentication practices

Course Syllabus

  • Introducing Microsoft SharePoint 2010
    • Evaluating the Features of Microsoft SharePoint 2010
    • Preparing for SharePoint 2010
    • Installing SharePoint 2010
    • Advanced Installation of SharePoint 2010
    • Lab: Installing SharePoint 2010
      • Creating Active Directory Accounts for SharePoint
      • Installing SharePoint Server Prerequisites
      • Installing SharePoint Server
      • Configuring the SharePoint Installation
      • (Optional): Installing a Language Pack
  • Creating a SharePoint 2010 Intranet
    • Performing Initial Farm Configuration
    • Configuring the SharePoint Logical Structure
    • Exploring the SharePoint Web Application and Physical Architecture
    • Lab: Creating a SharePoint 2010 Intranet
      • Creating a Web Application
      • Creating a Site Collection
      • Creating a Site Collection in a New Content Database
  • Administering and Automating SharePoint
    • Configuring Central Administration
    • Administering SharePoint from the Command Line
    • Automating SharePoint Operations with Windows PowerShell
    • Lab: Automating SharePoint with Windows PowerShell
      • Adding SharePoint Functionality to Windows PowerShell
      • Delegating the Ability to Use Windows PowerShell to Manage SharePoint
      • Reporting Web and Site Collection Properties
      • Creating Site Collections Using Windows PowerShell
      • Creating and Updating Items
  • Configuring Content Management
    • Optimizing Content Storage and Access
    • Managing Site Content Types and Site Columns
    • Configuring the Managed Metadata Service
    • Lab: Configuring List Throttling and Remote BLOB Storage
      • Configuring List Throttling
      • Enabling FILESTREAM and Provisioning the RBS Data Store
      • Installing RBS on All SharePoint Web and Application Servers
      • Configuring the BLOB Size Threshold for RBS
    • Lab: Configuring Managed Metadata
      • Configuring and Implementing Managed Metadata
  • Configuring Authentication
    • Understanding Classic SharePoint Authentication Providers
    • Understanding Federated Authentication
    • Lab: Configuring Custom Authentication
      • Creating and Configuring an ASP.NET Membership Database
      • Creating a Web Application that Uses Claims-Based Authentication
    • Lab: Configuring Secure Store
      • Creating User Accounts for Access to External Data
      • Configuring Secure Store Services
      • Configuring Secure Store Unattended Accounts
  • Securing Content
    • Administering SharePoint Groups
    • Implementing SharePoint Roles and Role Assignments
    • Securing and Auditing SharePoint Content
    • Configuring Security for SharePoint Content
    • Lab: Configuring Security for SharePoint Content
      • Managing SharePoint Groups
      • Creating Custom Permission Levels
      • Managing Permissions and Inheritance
      • Creating a Web Application Policy
  • Managing SharePoint Customizations
    • Customizing Microsoft SharePoint
    • Deploying and Managing Features and Solutions
    • Configuring Sandboxed Solutions
    • Lab: Administering Features and Solutions
      • Administering Features
      • Administering Solutions
    • Lab: Administering Sandboxed Solutions
      • Administering SandBoxed Solutions
      • Modifying SandBoxed Solutions Timer Jobs
      • Configuring Sandbox Points
  • Configuring and Securing SharePoint Services and Service Applications
    • Securing the Enterprise SharePoint Service
    • Securing and Isolating Web Applications
    • Services and Service Applications
    • Lab: Administering SharePoint Services
      • Administering SharePoint Services
      • Administering SharePoint Windows Services
    • Lab: Configuring Application Security
      • Configuring Web Application and Application Pool Security
      • Configuring Secure Sockets Layer Security
    • Lab: Configuring Service Applications
      • Creating a Service Application
  • User Profiles and Social Networking
    • Configuring User Profiles
    • Implementing SharePoint 2010 Social Networking Features
    • Lab: Configuring User Profiles
      • Creating a User Profile Service Application
      • Configuring User Profiles
      • Configuring Profile Import from External Data Sources
    • Lab: Administering My Sites
      • Configuring My Sites
      • Creating Your My Site and Profile
      • Configuring Social Networking Features
  • Administering and Configuring SharePoint Search
    • Configuring Search
    • Refining Search
    • Lab: Configuring Search
      • Creating Content for Search
      • Creating an Enterprise Search Center Site
      • Creating and Configuring a Content Source
      • Configuring File Types
      • Configuring Search Settings
      • Configuring Managed Properties
      • Creating and Configuring a Search Scope
    • Lab: Tuning SharePoint Search
      • Creating Keywords and Best Bets
      • Configuring a Thesaurus
      • Configuring Noise Words
      • Implementing Productivity Service Applications
        • Implementing Business Connectivity Services
        • Configuring Excel Services
        • Understanding PerformancePoint Services
        • Implementing InfoPath Forms Services
        • Implementing Visio Services Features
        • Implementing Access Services
        • Implementing Office Web Apps
        • Lab: Implementing Office Web Apps
          • Installing and Configuring Office Web Apps
          • Configuring and Testing the Office Web Apps in a Document Library
  • Installing and Upgrading to SharePoint 2010
    • Installing SharePoint Servers and Farms
    • Upgrading to SharePoint 2010
    • Evaluating Installations and Upgrades
    • Configuring SharePoint Operational Settings
    • Updating SharePoint
    • Lab: Preparing SharePoint 2007 for Upgrade to SharePoint 2010
      • Performing SQL Server Database Maintenance
      • Moving a Site Collection Between Content Databases
      • Preparing SQL Server Databases for Upgrade
      • Preparing SharePoint 2007 for Upgrade
    • Lab: Upgrading SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2010
      • Upgrading SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2010
      • Upgrading Content Databases
      • Implementing a Visual Upgrade
  • Implementing Business Continuity
    • Protecting and Recovering Content
    • Working with Backup and Restore for Disaster Recovery
    • Implementing High Availability Solutions
    • Lab: Implementing a Backup Strategy
      • Backing Up SharePoint Using Central Administration
      • Investigating SharePoint Backup Logs and Files
      • Automating SharePoint Backup Using Windows PowerShell
    • Lab: Implementing a Restore Strategy
      • Restoring a Web Application Using Central Administration
      • Investigating SharePoint Restore Logs and Files
      • Performing a Partial Restore
  • Monitoring and Optimizing SharePoint Performance
    • Monitoring Logs
    • Configuring SharePoint Health Analyzer
    • Configuring Usage Reports and Web Analytics
    • Monitoring and Optimizing SharePoint Performance
    • Lab: Configuring SharePoint Monitoring
      • Configuring SharePoint Diagnostic Logging
    • Lab: Analyzing SharePoint Health
      • Configuring Health Analyzer Rules
      • Reviewing and Repairing Health Analyzer Problems
    • Lab: Reporting SharePoint Usage
      • Configuring SharePoint Usage Data Collection
      • Creating Reports from the Logging Database
  • SharePoint Online and Office 365
    • Introducing Office 365 and SharePoint Online
    • Setting Up Office 365
    • Administering SharePoint Online