Core Solutions of Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013

Introduction

This course will provide participants with the knowledge and skills to configure and manage a Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 environment. This course will teach them how to configure SharePoint Server 2013, as well as provide guidelines, best practices, and considerations that will help optimize a SharePoint server deployment.

Audience

This course is intended for 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. The secondary audience for this course are Business Application Administrators (BAAs) engaged in the administering line-of-business (LOB) projects in conjunction with internal business customers, would benefit from an understanding of how to manage SharePoint Server 2013.

Prerequisites

Before attending this course, participants should have experience with:
 
  • 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

At course completion

After completing this course, participants will be able to:
 
  • Describe the key features of SharePoint 2013
  • Design an information architecture
  • Design logical and physical architectures
  • Install and configure SharePoint Server 2013
  • Create web applications and site collections
  • Plan and configure service applications
  • Manage users and permissions
  • Configure authentication for SharePoint 2013
  • Secure a SharePoint 2013 deployment
  • Manage taxonomy
  • Configure user profiles
  • Configure enterprise search
  • Monitor and maintain a SharePoint 2013 environment

Course outline

Module 1: Describing the key features of SharePoint 2013
Module 2: Designing an Information Architecture
Module 3: Designing a Logical Architecture
Module 4: Designing a Physical Architecture
Module 5: Installing and Configuring SharePoint Server 2013
Module 6: Creating Web Applications and Site Collections
Module 7: Planning and Configuring Service Applications
Module 8: Managing Users and Permissions
Module 9: Configuring Authentication for SharePoint 2013
Module 10: Securing a SharePoint 2013 Deployment
Module 11: Managing Taxonomy
Module 12: Configuring User Profiles
Module 13: Configuring Enterprise Search
Module 14: Monitoring and Maintaining a SharePoint 2013 Environment