MOC 20332 - Advanced Solutions of Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013


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This Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 training examines how to plan, configure, and manage a Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 environment. Special areas of focus include implementing high availability, disaster recovery, service application architecture, Business Connectivity Services, social computing features, productivity and collaboration platforms and features, business intelligence solutions, enterprise content management, web content management infrastructure, solutions, and apps. The course also examines how to optimize the Search experience, how to develop and implement a governance plan. and how to perform an upgrade or migration to SharePoint Server 2013.

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.

  1. Understanding Architecture in SharePoint Server 2013
    1. Core Components of the SharePoint 2013 Architecture
    2. New Features in SharePoint Server 2013
    3. SharePoint Server 2013 and SharePoint Online Editions
    4. Lab: Reviewing Core SharePoint Concepts
      1. Reviewing Core SharePoint Concepts
      2. Reviewing Core SharePoint Concepts
  2. Designing for Business Continuity Management
    1. Designing Database Topologies for High Availability and Disaster Recovery
    2. Designing SharePoint Infrastructure for High Availability
    3. Planning for Disaster Recovery
    4. Lab: Planning and Performing Backups and Restores
      1. Create a Backup and Restore Plan
      2. Test the Backup and Restore Process
  3. Test the Backup and Restore Process
    1. Planning Service Applications
    2. Designing and Configuring a Service Application Topology
    3. Configuring Service Application Federation
    4. Lab: Planning a Service Application Architecture
      1. Planning a Service Application Topology
    5. Lab: Federating Service Applications between SharePoint Server Farms
      1. Creating a Service Application Instance
      2. Establishing Trust Relationships between SharePoint Farms
      3. Publishing and Consuming Service Applications
  4. Configuring and Managing Business Connectivity Services
    1. Planning and Configuring Business Connectivity Services
    2. Configuring the Secure Store Service
    3. Managing Business Data Connectivity Models
    4. Lab: Configuring BCS and the Secure Store Service
      1. Configuring the Business Data Connectivity Service Application
      2. Configuring the Secure Store Service
    5. Lab: Managing Business Data Connectivity Models
      1. Configuring a Secure Store Service target application
      2. Importing and Configuring BDC Models
  5. Connecting People
    1. Managing User Profiles
    2. Enabling Social Interaction
    3. Building Communities
    4. Lab: Configuring Profile Synchronization and My Sites
      1. Configuring Profile Synchronization
      2. Configuring My Sites
    5. Lab: Configuring Community Sites
      1. Creating a Community Site Infrastructure
      2. Configuring Community Site Participation
  6. Enabling Productivity and Collaboration
    1. Aggregating Tasks
    2. Planning and Configuring Collaboration Features
    3. Planning and Configuring Composites
    4. Lab: Configuring Project Sites
      1. Creating Project Sites
      2. Configuring Project Sites
      3. Engaging Project Teams
    5. Lab: Configuring Workflow
      1. Configure Windows Azure Workflow and SharePoint Workflow Services
      2. Creating and Testing a Workflow
  7. Planning and Configuring Business intelligence
    1. Planning for Business Intelligence
    2. Planning, Deploying and Managing Business Intelligence Services
    3. Planning and Configuring Advanced Analysis Tools
    4. Lab: Configuring Excel Services
      1. Provisioning Excel Services
      2. Configuring External Data Access
      3. Configuring Data Connections
    5. Lab: Configuring PowerPivot and Power View for SharePoint
      1. Configuring PowerPivot for SharePoint
      2. Configuring Power View for SharePoint
  8. Planning and Configuring Enterprise Search
    1. Configuring Search for an Enterprise Environment
    2. Configuring the Search Experience
    3. Optimizing Search
    4. Lab: Planning an Enterprise Search Deployment
      1. Planning a Search Solution
    5. Lab: Managing Search Relevance in SharePoint Server 2013
      1. Configuring a Thesaurus
      2. Configuring Entity Extractors and Refiners
      3. Configuring Query Spelling Correction
      4. Configuring Company Name Extraction
  9. Planning and Configuring Enterprise Content Management
    1. Planning Content Management
    2. Planning and Configuring eDiscovery
    3. Planning Records Management
    4. Lab: Configuring eDiscovery in SharePoint Server 2013
      1. Creating and Configuring an eDiscovery Center
      2. Discovering and Preserving Content
      3. Querying and Exporting Content
    5. Lab: Configuring Records Management in SharePoint Server 2013
      1. Configuring In-Place Records Management
  10. Planning and Configuring Web Content Management
    1. Planning and Implementing a Web Content Management Infrastructure
    2. Configuring Managed Navigation and Catalog Sites
    3. Supporting Multiple Languages and Locales
    4. Enabling Design and Customization
    5. Supporting Mobile Users
    6. Lab: Configuring Managed Navigation and Catalog Sites
      1. Configuring Product Catalog Sites
      2. Configuring Cross-Site Publishing
      3. Configuring Publishing Sites
    7. Lab: Configuring Device Channels
      1. Configuring Device Channels
  11. Managing Solutions in SharePoint Server 2013
    1. Understanding the SharePoint Solution Architecture
    2. Managing Sandbox Solutions
    3. Lab: Managing Solutions
      1. Configuring Sandboxed Solution Management at the Farm Level
      2. Configuring Sandboxed Solution Management at the Site Collection Level
      3. Deploying Farm Solutions
  12. Managing Apps for SharePoint Server 2013
    1. Understanding the SharePoint App Architecture
    2. Provisioning and Managing Apps and App Catalogs
    3. Lab: Configuring and Managing SharePoint Apps
      1. Configuring a SharePoint Farm to Support Apps
      2. Creating and Configuring a Corporate App Catalog
      3. Deploying and Monitoring Apps
  13. Developing a Governance Plan
    1. Introduction to Governance Planning
    2. Key Elements of a Governance Plan
    3. Planning for Governance in SharePoint Server 2013
    4. Implementing Governance in SharePoint 2013
    5. Lab: Developing a Plan for Governance
      1. Creating a Governance Plan
    6. Lab: Managing Site Creation and Deletion
      1. Creating and Publishing Site Policies
      2. Enabling and Managing Self-Service Site Creation
  14. Upgrading and Migrating to SharePoint Server 2013
    1. Preparing Upgrade or Migration Environment
    2. Performing the Upgrade Process
    3. Managing Site Collection Upgrade
    4. Lab: Performing a Database-Attach Upgrade
      1. Import the SharePoint 2010 Databases
      2. Migrating and Upgrading a Service Application
      3. Migrating and Upgrading a Content Database
    5. Lab: Managing Site Collection Upgrades
      1. Preparing Site Collections for Upgrade
      2. Upgrading Site Collections

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