Course 10174: Configuring and Managing Microsoft SharePoint 2010

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The course teaches students how to install, configure and administer SharePoint, and also manage and monitor sites and users by using SharePoint 2010.

Who Should Attend:

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. The course is also intended for part time Business Application Administrators (BAAs) who are engaged in the administering line-of-business (LOB) applications in conjunction with internal business customers.

At Course Completion:

•Prepare for and install SharePoint 2010
•Configure the fundamental service and logical components of a SharePoint implementation
•Administer SharePoint using the user interface, the command line, and Windows PowerShell
•Manage content in Lists and Libraries
•Administer identities and authentication
•Secure content in SharePoint sites
•Manage customizations to a SharePoint implementation
•Configure SharePoint services and applications
•Configure SharePoint social networking features
•Manage SharePoint search
•Configure farms, servers, service applications, and web applications
•Install, upgrade, configure, and operate a SharePoint farm
•Configure high availability and recoverability
•Monitor and optimize SharePoint performance


Module 1: Introducing SharePoint 2010.

•Evaluate the Features of SharePoint 2010
•Prepare for SharePoint 2010
•Install SharePoint 2010
•Advanced Installation of SharePoint 2010
Lab : Install SharePoint 2010
•Exercise 1:  Create Active Directory Accounts for SharePoint
•Exercise 2:  Install SharePoint Server Prerequisites
•Exercise 3:  Install SharePoint Server
•Exercise 4:  Run the SharePoint Products Configuration Wizard
•Exercise 5:Configure the Farm with the Farm Configuration Wizard
•Exercise 6 (Optional): Install a Language Pack

Module 2: Creating a SharePoint 2010 Intranet

•Perform Initial Farm Configuration
•Configure the SharePoint Logical Structure
•Explore the SharePoint Web Application and Physical Architecture
Lab : Create a SharePoint 2010 Intranet
•Exercise 1:  Create a Web Application
•Exercise 2:  Create a Site Collection
•Exercise 3:  Create a Site Collection in a New Content Database

Module 3: Administering and Automating SharePoint

•Configure Central Administration
•Administer SharePoint from the Command Line
•Automate SharePoint Operations with PowerShell
Lab : Automate SharePoint with PowerShell
•Exercise 1:  Add SharePoint Functionality to Windows PowerShell
•Exercise 2:  Delegate the Ability to Use Windows PowerShell to Manage SharePoint
•Exercise 3:  Report Web and Site Collection Properties
•Exercise 4:  Create Site Collections Using Windows PowerShell
•Exercise 5:  Create and Update Items
Lab : Administer SharePoint with Stsadm
•Exercise 1: Execute Stsadm Commands

Module 4: Configuring Content Management

•Optimize Content Storage and Access
•Manage Site Content Types and Site Columns
•Configure the Managed Metadata Service
Lab : Configuring List Throttling and Remote BLOB Storage
•Exercise 1:  Configure List Throttling
•Exercise 2:  Enable FILESTREAM and Provision the RBS Data Store
•Exercise 3:  Install RBS on All SharePoint Web and Application Servers
•Exercise 4:  Configure the Blob Size Threshold for RBS
Lab : Configure Managed Metadata
•Exercise 1:  Configure and Implement Managed Metadata

Module 5: Configuring Authentication

•Classic SharePoint Authentication Providers
•Federated Authentication
Lab : Configuring Custom Authentication
•Exercise 1:  Create the ASP.NET Membership Database
•Exercise 2:  Create a Web Applications that Uses Claim Based Authentication
Lab : Configuring Secure Store
•Exercise 1: Create User Accounts for Access to External Data
•Exercise 2: Configure Secure Store Services
•Exercise 3: Configure Secure Store Unattended Accounts

Module 6: Securing Content

•Administer SharePoint Users and Groups
•Implement SharePoint Roles and Role Assignments
•Secure and Audit SharePoint Content
Lab : Configuring Security for SharePoint Content
•Exercise 1:  Managing SharePoint Groups
•Exercise 2:  Creating Custom Permission Levels
•Exercise 3:  Managing List and ListItem Permission Inheritance
•Exercise 4:  Create a Web Application Policy

Module 7: Managing SharePoint Customizations

•Customize SharePoint
•Deploy and Manage Features and Solutions
•Configure Sandboxed Solutions
Lab : Administering Features and Solutions
•Exercise 1:  Administering Features
•Exercise 2:  Administering Solutions
Lab : Administering Sandboxed Solutions
•Exercise 1:  Administering SandBoxed Solutions
•Exercise 2:  Modifying SandBoxed Solutions Timer Jobs
•Exercise 3:  Configuring Sandbox Points
Lab : Administering the Developer Dashboard
•Configure the Developer Dashboard

Module 8: Configuring and Securing SharePoint Services and Applications

•Secure the Enterprise SharePoint Service
•Secure and Isolate Web Applications
•Configure Service Applications
Lab : Administer SharePoint Services
•Exercise 1: Administer SharePoint Services
•Exercise 2: Administer SharePoint Windows Services
Lab : Configure Application Security
•Exercise 1: Configure Web Application and Application Pool Security
•Exercise 2: Configure SSL Security (Optional)
Lab : Administer Service Applications
•Exercise 1: Explore Service Applications
•Exercise 2: Create a Service Application

Module 9: Configuring User Profiles and Social Networking

•Configure User Profiles
•Implement SharePoint 2010 Social Networking Features
Lab : Lab 9 A: Configuring User Profiles
•Exercise 1: Creating a Service Application
•Exercise 2: Configuring User Profiles
•Exercise 3: Connecting BDC to SharePoint Profiles
•Exercise 4: Administering ForeFront Identity Manager
Lab : Configuring My Sites
•Exercise 1:  Configuring My Sites
•Exercise 2:  Creating a My Site
•Exercise 2:  Updating a User Profile
•Exercise 3:  Administering Colleagues
•Exercise 4:  Configuring Personal and Shared Documents
•Exercise 5:  Creating A My Site Personal Blog
•Exercise 6:  Administering My Tags and Notes

Module 10: Administering SharePoint Search

•Configure Search
•Refine Search
Lab : Configure Search
•Exercise 1: Create and Configure A Content Source
•Exercise 2: Configure Search Settings
•Exercise 3: Add and Configure A Search Scope
Lab : Refine Search
•Exercise 1: Configure Relevance
•Exercise 2: Create Keywords and Best Bets
•Exercise 3: Configure a Thesaurus
•Exercise 4: Configure Noise Words

Module 11: Implementing Office Web Apps

•Implement Business Connectivity Services
•Implement Excel Services
•Implement PerformancePoint Services
•Implement InfoPath Services
•Implement Visio Services
•Implement Access Services
•Implement Office Web Apps
Lab : Implement Office Web Apps
•Exercise 1:  Install and Configure Office Web Apps
•Exercise 2:  Configure and Test the Office Web Apps  in a Document Library

Module 12: Installing and Upgrading to SharePoint 2010

•Install SharePoint Servers and Farms
•Upgrade to SharePoint 2010
•Monitor and Troubleshoot installation and upgrade
•Update SharePoint
Lab : Implementing Advanced SharePoint 2010 Installations
•Exercise 1:  Create a Multi-Server Farm
•Exercise 2:  Configure SharePoint Server Roles
•Exercise 3:  Install Language Packs
Lab : Scripting a SharePoint 2010 Install
•Exercise 1:  Creating a SharePoint 2010 Install Script
•Exercise 2:  Configuring SharePoint 2010 via Scripts
•Exercise 3:  Creating a SharePoint 2010 Service Applications Script
Lab : Implementing SharePoint 2007 Upgrade Requirements
•Exercise 1:  Defragmenting Content Databases
•Exercise 2:  Migrating Content Between Databases
•Exercise 3:  Truncating and Backing Up Content Databases
•Exercise 4:  Installing Cumulative Update (Oct 2009)
•Exercise 5:  Analyzing the Upgrade
Lab : Upgrading SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2010
•Exercise 1:  Upgrading the SharePoint Binaries
•Exercise 2:  Implement a Database Attach Upgrade
•Exercise 3:  Implementing a Visual Upgrade

Module 13: Implementing Business Continuity

•Lesson 1: Configure High availability
•Lesson 2: Backup and Restore SharePoint
Lab : Implement a Backup Strategy
•Exercise 1: Implement a Central Administration Backup Strategy
•Exercise 2: Implement a Windows PowerShell Backup Strategy
Lab : Implement a Restore Strategy
•Exercise 1: Implement a Central Administration Restore  Strategy
•Exercise 2: Perform a Partial Restore

Module 14: Monitoring and Optimizing SharePoint Performance

•Monitor Performance
•SharePoint Health Analyzer
•Usage reports and web analytics
•Monitor and Optimize SharePoint Performance
Lab : Configure Diagnostic Logging
•Exercise 1: Configure Diagnostic Logging
Lab : Administer Logs with the ULS Viewer
•Troubleshoot Correlation Errors
Lab : Configure Health Analyzer Rules
•Configure Health Analyzer Rules
Lab : Build Reports Using the SharePoint Logging Database
•Exercise 1: Configure the Logging Database
•Exercise 2: Write Reports with the Logging Database
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