20489 Developing Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 Advanced Solutions
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COURSE TIMES: 9:00am - 4:30pm

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This course provides SharePoint developers the information needed to implement SharePoint solutions using Enterprise Search, Managed Metadata Service (MMS), Business Connectivity Services (BCS), Enterprise Content Management (ECM), Web Content Management (WCM), Social Computing features and SharePoint Apps.


The course is intended for professional developers who develop solutions for SharePoint products and technologies in a team-based, medium-sized to large development environment. The course is ideally suited to SharePoint developers who have gained some experience with SharePoint 2013 and who are looking to build on their existing skills.

Before attending this course, students must have:
- A working knowledge of using Visual Studio 2010 or Visual Studio 2012 to develop solutions.
- A basic working knowledge of SharePoint solution development, either in SharePoint 2013 or in earlier versions of SharePoint.
- A working knowledge of Visual C# and the .NET Framework 4.5.
- A basic understanding of ASP.NET and server-side web development technologies, including request/response and the page lifecycle.
- A basic working knowledge of client-side web technologies including HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.


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 subject to minimum enrollment.


Module 1: Creating Robust and Efficient Apps for SharePoint
Apps for SharePoint
Communicating with SharePoint from an App
Authenticating and Authorizing Apps for SharePoint
Designing Apps for Performance
Lab : Monitoring SharePoint Health Scores

Module 2: Developing Managed Metadata Solutions
Managed Metadata
Configuring Managed Metadata Term Sets
Working with Managed Metadata Fields
Lab : Developing Managed Metadata Solutions (Part 1)
Lab : Developing Managed Metadata Solutions (Part 2)

Module 3: Interacting with the Search Service
SharePoint 2013 Search Service
Building Search Queries with KQL and FQL
Executing Search Queries from Code
Lab : Executing Search Queries from SharePoint Apps

Module 4: Customizing the Search Experience
Customizing Query Processing
Customizing Search Results
Configuring Result Types and Display Templates
Customizing Content Processing
Lab : Configuring Entity Extraction

Module 5: Implementing Enterprise Content Management
Working with eDiscovery
Working with Content Management
Automating Records Management
Lab : Implementing Content Management Functionality

Module 6: Developing a Publishing Site for Web Content
Programming with the Web Content Publishing API
Developing Page Components for Web Content Publishing
Lab : Customizing a SharePoint Publishing Site

Module 7: Structuring and Publishing Websites for All Users
Website Structure and Navigation
Publishing Content
Publishing to Mobile Devices
Multi-language sites using Variations
Lab : Structuring a SharePoint Publishing Site
Lab : Publishing for Multiple Devices and Languages

Module 8: Developing Optimized Internet Sites
Optimizing a SharePoint Site for Search Engines
Optimizing Performance and Scalability
Lab : Optimizing SharePoint Publishing Sites

Module 9: Working with Business Connectivity Services
Business Connectivity Services in SharePoint 2013
Creating BDC Models in SharePoint Designer
Creating BDC Models in Visual Studio 2012
Lab : Working with Business Connectivity Services

Module 10: Creating Advanced Business Data Connectivity Models
Configuring BDC Models for Search
Developing Custom Connectivity Components
Working with External Events and Notifications
Lab : Creating and Deploying a .NET Connectivity Assembly

Module 11: Working with Business Data In Client Applications
Working with Business Data in Composite Solutions
Working with Business Data in Custom Solutions
Working with Business Data in Client Applications
Lab : Working with Business Data in Apps for SharePoint

Module 12: Managing and Accessing User Profile Data
User Profile Data in SharePoint 2013
Options for Accessing User Profile Data
Managing User Profile Data
Managing User Profile Properties
Lab : Accessing User Profile Data
Lab : Managing User Profile Properties

Module 13: Developing Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 Advanced Solutions
Overview of the Social Workload
Developing Social Solutions
Working with Feeds
Lab : Creating a Social App Part

Module 14: Monitoring and Troubleshooting Custom SharePoint Solutions
Debugging SharePoint Apps in Visual Studio
Diagnosing Faults in Deployed Apps
Testing Performance and Scalability
Lab : Enabling ASP.NET Tracing