20332 Advanced Solutions of Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013
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COURSE COST: $2495.00

COURSE TIMES: 9:00am -4:30pm

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This five-day course 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.


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.
: •Existing SharePoint 2010 customers and partners who need to understand the major changes in SharePoint 2013. In addition there have been other improvements in tools and methodologies.
•Customer who are new to SharePoint. SharePoint market size is growing significantly and is expected to continue to grow, so there are many new customers with no previous experience. •Customers running a previous version of SharePoint (SharePoint 2003 and SharePoint 2007) which did not upgrade to SharePoint 2010. Before attending this course, students must have:

•Completed Course 20331: Core Solutions of Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013, successful completion of Exam 70-331: Core Solutions of Microsoft SharePoint 2013, or equivalent skills
. •At least one year’s experience of mapping business requirements to logical and physical technical design.
•Working knowledge of network design, including network security.
•Experience managing software in a Windows 2008 R2 enterprise server or Windows Server 2012 environment.
•Deployed and managed applications natively, virtually, and in the cloud.
•Administered Internet Information Services (IIS).
•Configured Active Directory for use in authentication, authorization and as a user store.
•Managed an application remotely using Windows PowerShell 2.0.
•Connected applications to Microsoft SQL Server.
•Implemented Claims-based security.


vendor course description

*Course Cost listed does not include the cost of courseware or lunch, required in your registration. Please refer to your Enrollment Sales Order or Invoice for the additional cost. If you have any questions, please contact us (learn@vtec.org or 207-775-0244). Course is subject to minimum enrollment.


Module 1: Understanding the SharePoint Server 2013 Architecture
Core Components of the SharePoint 2013 Architecture
New Features in SharePoint Server 2013
SharePoint Server 2013 and SharePoint Online Editions
Lab : Reviewing Core SharePoint Concepts

Module 2: Designing Business Continuity Management Strategies
Designing Database Topologies for High Availability and Disaster Recovery
Designing SharePoint Infrastructure for High Availability
Planning for Disaster Recovery
Lab : Planning and Performing Backups and Restores

Module 3: Planning and Implementing a Service Application Architecture
Planning Service Applications
Designing and Configuring a Service Application Topology
Configuring Service Application Federation
Lab : Planning a Service Application Architecture
Lab : Federating Service Applications between SharePoint Server Farms

Module 4: Configuring and Managing Business Connectivity Services
Planning and Configuring Business Connectivity Services
Configuring the Secure Store Service
Managing Business Data Connectivity Models
Lab : Configuring BCS and the Secure Store Service
Lab : Managing Business Data Connectivity Models

Module 5: Connecting People
Managing User Profiles
Enabling Social Interaction
Building Communities
Lab : Configuring Profile Synchronization and My Sites
Lab : Configuring Community Sites

Module 6: Enabling Productivity and Collaboration
Aggregating Tasks
Planning and Configuring Collaboration Features
Planning and Configuring Composites
Lab : Configuring Project Sites
Lab : Configuring Workflow

Module 7: Planning and Configuring Business intelligence
Planning for Business Intelligence
Planning, Deploying, and Managing Business Intelligence Services
Planning and Configuring Advanced Analysis Tools
Lab : Configuring Excel Services
Lab : Configuring PowerPivot and Power View for SharePoint

Module 8: Planning and Configuring Enterprise Search
Configuring Search for an Enterprise Environment
Configuring the Search Experience
Optimizing Search
Lab : Planning an Enterprise Search Deployment
Lab : Managing Search Relevance in SharePoint Server 2013

Module 9: Planning and Configuring Enterprise Content Management
Planning Content Management
Planning and Configuring eDiscovery
Planning Records Management
Lab : Configuring eDiscovery in SharePoint Server 2013
Lab : Configuring Records Management in SharePoint Server 2013

Module 10: Planning and Configuring Web Content Management
Planning and Implementing a Web Content Management Infrastructure
Configuring Managed Navigation and Catalog Sites
Supporting Multiple Languages and Locales
Enabling Design and Customization
Supporting Mobile Users
Lab : Configuring Managed Navigation and Catalog Sites
Lab : Configuring Device Channels

Module 11: Managing Solutions in SharePoint Server 2013
Understanding the SharePoint Solution Architecture
Managing Sandbox Solutions
Lab : Managing Solutions

Module 12: Managing Apps for SharePoint Server 2013
Understanding the SharePoint App Architecture
Provisioning and Managing Apps and App Catalogs
Lab : Configuring and Managing SharePoint Apps

Module 13: Developing a Governance Plan
Introduction to Governance Planning
Key Elements of a Governance Plan
Planning for Governance in SharePoint 2013
Implementing Governance in SharePoint 2013
Lab : Developing a Plan for Governance
Lab : Managing Site Creation and Deletion

Module 14: Upgrading and Migrating to SharePoint Server 2013
Preparing the Upgrade or Migration Environment
Performing the Upgrade Process
Managing a Site Collection Upgrade
Lab : Performing a Database-Attach Upgrade
Lab : Managing Site Collection Upgrades