MCSE: SharePoint Solutions Expert


Course Name Exam Hours
Core Solutions of Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 70-331 40
Advanced Solutions of Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 70-332 40
Core Solutions of Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013

About this Course

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

Audience Profile

The course 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 the cloud.

Students typically have more than four years of hands-on experience* planning and maintaining SharePoint and other core technologies upon which SharePoint depends, including Windows Server 2008 R2 or later, Internet Information Services (IIS), SQL Server 2008 R2 or later, Active Directory, and networking infrastructure services.

Course objectives:

  • 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

Prerequisites

An ideal candidate will have at least one year of experience with deploying and administering multiple SharePoint 2010 farms across a large enterprise. Because many customers skipped upgrading from SharePoint 2007, a candidate can also have at least 2 years of experience with SharePoint 2007 and knowledge of the differences between 2007 and 2010, particularly the Service Application model. A candidate can demonstrate the following skills:

  • 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.

Course Modules

  • Module 1: Introducing SharePoint Server 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
Advanced Solutions of Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013

About this Course

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.

Audience Profile

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.

Course objectives

  • Describe the core features of SharePoint 2013
  • Plan and design a SharePoint 2013 environment to meet requirements for high availability and disaster recovery
  • Plan and implement a service application architecture for a SharePoint 2013 deployment
  • Configure and manage Business Connectivity Services features in a SharePoint 2013 deployment
  • Plan and configure social computing features
  • Plan and configure productivity and collaboration platforms and features
  • Plan and configure Business Intelligence solutions
  • Optimize the search experience for an enterprise environment
  • Plan and configure enterprise content management in a SharePoint 2013 deployment
  • Plan and configure a web content management infrastructure to meet business requirements
  • Manage solutions in a SharePoint 2013 deployment
  • Configure and manage apps in a SharePoint Server 2013 environment
  • Develop and implement a governance plan for SharePoint Server 2013
  • Perform an upgrade or migration to SharePoint Server 2013

Prerequisites

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.

Course Modules

  • Module 1: Understanding Architecture in SharePoint Server 2013
  • Module 2: Designing for Business Continuity Management
  • Module 3: Test the Backup and Restore Process
  • Module 4: Configuring and Managing Business Connectivity Services
  • Module 5: Connecting People
  • Module 6: Enabling Productivity and Collaboration
  • Module 7: Planning and Configuring Business intelligence
  • Module 8: Planning and Configuring Enterprise Search
  • Module 9: Planning and Configuring Enterprise Content Management
  • Module 10: Planning and Configuring Web Content Management
  • Module 11: Managing Solutions in SharePoint Server 2013
  • Module 12: Managing Apps for SharePoint Server 2013
  • Module 13: Developing a Governance Plan
  • Module 14: Upgrading and Migrating to SharePoint Server 2013