Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2010 Administration

Course Description

This five day training course is designed for experienced system administrators and system engineers who need to plan, deploy and administer servers that are running on Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010. Students will learn how to plan, install, configure and manage organizational portals based on SharePoint Server 2010 technologies.
5 days
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Students must have experience with administering a Windows Server 2008 or 2003 based network. Experience with Internet Information Services, Active Directory and SQL Server is highly desirable.

Upgrade and Migration

I. Plan and prepare
What's new in upgrade
Upgrade approach and process
How search features are affected by upgrade
How other services are affected by upgrade
Upgrading InfoPath form templates
Migrating an existing server farm to a 64-bit environment
Trial upgrade to find potential issues
Full backup in SQL Server for upgrade
Pre-upgrade checker
II. Perform an in-place upgrade (detached database)
In-place upgrade
In-place upgrade with detached databases
Install available language template packs
Post-upgrade steps for an in-place upgrade
III. Perform an upgrade (attached database)
Prepare the new environment for a attached database upgrade
Attach databases and upgrade to SharePoint Server 2010
Post-upgrade steps for a database attach upgrade
IV. Perform post-upgrade
Verify upgrade and review upgraded sites

Clean Installation and Deployment

I. Prepare
What is SharePoint Foundation 2010 ?
Preparing for the installation of SharePoint Server 2010
Deployment overview
Administrative and service accounts required for initial deployment
II. Installation
Single server with a built-in database
Single server with SQL server
Multiple servers for a three-tier farm

Configuration and Administration

Deploy language packs
Configure farm settings
Configure outgoing e-mail
Configure incoming e-mail
Configure a mobile account
Install and configure Remote BLOB (Binary Large Object) Storage
What is a Web Application ?
Extend a Web Application
Additional Farm Administrators

Manage Service Applications and Services

What about Shared Service Provider (SSP)?
What are service applications ?
Add or remove a service application connection to a Web application
Restrict or enable access to a service application
Assign or remove administrators to a service application
Publish a service application
Connect to a service application on a remote farm
Delete a service application
Starting or stopping a service
Configuring global service settings

Prepare to host sites

Create a Web application
Create a site collection
Deploying Office Web Applications

Administering SharePoint 2010 with PowerShell

STSADM - available commands
STSADM - removed commands
Using PowerShell with SharePoint 2010


I. Configure authentication
Configure claims authentication
Configure Kerberos authentication
Configure Kerberos authentication for the claims to Windows token service
Plan security for sites and content
Plan authentication methods
Configure Kerberos authentication for the claims to Windows token service
User permissions and permission levels
II. Site Collection level Security
III. Site level Security
IV. List level Security
V. Enabling Anonymous access

Search and Index Functionality

Enterprise search features and functionality
Configuring basic search functionality
Managing search topology
Design Search Architectures for Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010
Deployment and configuration of FAST Search Server

Disaster Recovery

Backup and Restore a farm
Backup and Restore a farm configuration
Backup and Restore a service application
Export and Import a list or document library
Backup and Restore customizations
Backup and Restore a Web application
Backup and Restore databases to snapshots
Backup and Restore the Secure Store service
Backup and Restore a content database
Backup and Restore Search
Backup and Restore a site collection

Business Intelligence

Excel Services overview
What's new for Excel Services
PerformancePoint Services overview
What's new for PerformancePoint Services

Content Management

Managed metadata
Document management
Records management

Business Connectivity Services

Business Connectivity Services
Business Connectivity Services security
Business Data Connectivity service administration
Manage the Business Data Connectivity service

Document Conversion

Configure Document Conversions Load Balancer and Launcher Services
Enable document converters for a Web application

Performance Monitoring and Optimization

Configuring monitoring
Diagnostic logging
Health and usage data collection
Monitoring the farm
View and use reports

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