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Camp SharePoint - SharePoint Certification Bootcamp for Administrators (with Hotel Package)

Course 10297: Six days; Instructor-Led

 

Additional SharePoint Training

Attend 6 days to get certified as:

Technical Specialist for SharePoint 2010 Configuring

IT Professional for Microsoft SharePoint 2010 Configuring.

Certifications include:
Exam 70-667:  TS: Microsoft SharePoint 2010, Configuring

Exam 70-668: PRO: Microsoft SharePoint 2010, Administrator

Boot Camp format

Boot Camp runs 8 7 each day Monday Saturday

All classes are hands on with our expert SharePoint instructor.

What you will receive:

SharePoint Library of Books including

Essentials SP 2010  ISBN 0321700759

Microsoft SharePoint 2010 Administrators Companion ISBN 0735627208

 Microsoft Official SharePoint Courseware for:

Course 10174 Configuring and Managing Microsoft SharePoint 2010

Course 10231 - Designing A Microsoft SharePoint 2010 Infrastructure

Test prep materials

1 Exam voucher for each test

All meals:

Continental Breakfast

Lunch

Dinner

 7 Night package at the Doubletree Denver Tech Center - adjacent to AmeriTeach

Prerequisites

In addition to their professional experience, students who attend this training should have experience:

Administering Active Directory: creating and managing user and group accounts, delegation of administration, configuring Group Policy
Administering network infrastructure: DNS, TCP/IP connectivity
General conceptual awareness of Microsoft .NET Framework as it relates to SharePoint 2010
Administering SQL Server 2005 or 2008: creating logons, assigning roles, using SQL Management Studio
One year experience using Windows PowerShell cmdlets
General security and authentication practices

SharePoint Admin Bootcamp Course Outline

Extra hands on labs will be assigned by the instructor as required to meet student needs. 

Module 1: Introducing SharePoint 2010

The goal of this module is to enable students to prepare for and install the first server in a SharePoint 2010 farm.

Lessons

  Evaluate the Features of SharePoint 2010

  Prepare for SharePoint 2010

  Install SharePoint 2010

  Advanced Installation of SharePoint 2010

Lab : Install SharePoint 2010

  Exercise 1: Create Active Directory Accounts for SharePoint

  Exercise 2: Install SharePoint Server Prerequisites

  Exercise 3: Install SharePoint Server

  Exercise 4: Run the SharePoint Products Configuration Wizard

 Exercise 5:Configure the Farm with the Farm Configuration Wizard

  Exercise 6 (Optional): Install a Language Pack

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  Describe the relationship between SharePoint, Active Directory, and SQL Server

  Create the accounts and permissions that are required to install SharePoint

  Identify the role of the Prerequisite Installer

  Install the first server in a SharePoint farm

Module 2: Creating a SharePoint 2010 Intranet

The goal of this module is to enable students to configure and administer the fundamental components of a SharePoint farm, including its configuration, logical structure, user-facing features, and underlying engine.

Lessons

  Perform Initial Farm Configuration

  Configure the SharePoint Logical Structure

  Explore the SharePoint Web Application and Physical Architecture

Lab : Create a SharePoint 2010 Intranet

  Exercise 1: Create a Web Application

  Exercise 2: Create a Site Collection

  Exercise 3: Create a Site Collection in a New Content Database

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  Describe the high level structure, components, and functioning of the farm

  Perform configuration of a SharePoint farm using the Farm Configuration Wizard

  Understand the logical topology of SharePoint web apps, site collections, and sites

  Experience SharePoint user-facing functionality

  Create a Web application

  Create a site collection

  Configure managed paths

  Create a content database

Module 3: Administering and Automating SharePoint

The goal of this module is to enable students to apply the full range of options for administering and automating SharePoint: Central Administration, STSADM, and PowerShell. The module also introduces students to the logs, which are mentioned in several subsequent modules and are detailed in Module 14.

Lessons

  Configure Central Administration

  Administer SharePoint from the Command Line

  Automate SharePoint Operations with PowerShell

Lab : Automate SharePoint with PowerShell

  Exercise 1: Add SharePoint Functionality to Windows PowerShell

  Exercise 2: Delegate the Ability to Use Windows PowerShell to Manage SharePoint

  Exercise 3: Report Web and Site Collection Properties

  Exercise 4: Create Site Collections Using Windows PowerShell

  Exercise 5: Create and Update Items

Lab : Administer SharePoint with Stsadm

  Exercise 1: Execute Stsadm Commands

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  Load Microsoft.SharePoint.Dll into PowerShell 64bit.

  Create a PowerShell Script to Enumerate Webs

  Create a PowerShell Script to Create a SharePoint Site

  Create a PowerShell Script to Create/Update a ListItem

  Automate common SharePoint tasks with Stsadm

Module 4: Configuring Content Management

The goal of this module is to enable students to manage content (lists, libraries, items and documents)

Lessons

  Optimize Content Storage and Access

  Manage Site Content Types and Site Columns

  Configure the Managed Metadata Service

Lab : Configuring List Throttling and Remote BLOB Storage

  Exercise 1: Configure List Throttling

  Exercise 2: Enable FILESTREAM and Provision the RBS Data Store

  Exercise 3: Install RBS on All SharePoint Web and Application Servers

  Exercise 4: Configure the Blob Size Threshold for RBS

Lab : Configure Managed Metadata

  Exercise 1: Configure and Implement Managed Metadata

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  Configure List Query Thresholds

  Setup Remote Blog Storage on a Content Database

  Configure RBS

  Migrate to and from RBS

Module 5: Configuring Authentication

The goal of this module is to enable students to administer authentication to SharePoint web applications.

Lessons

  Classic SharePoint Authentication Providers

  Federated Authentication

Lab : Configuring Custom Authentication

  Exercise 1: Create the ASP.NET Membership Database

  Exercise 2: Create a Web Applications that Uses Claim Based Authentication

Lab : Configuring Secure Store

  Exercise 1: Create User Accounts for Access to External Data

  Exercise 2: Configure Secure Store Services

  Exercise 3: Configure Secure Store Unattended Accounts

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  Create a custom authentication store using ASP.NET

  Configure the default authentication method of a SharePoint Web application to use a custom membership provider

  Understand how to configure Secure Store service

  Setup an application to use Secure Store service

Module 6: Securing Content

The goal of this module is to enable students to manage security of SharePoint content within a web application.

Lessons

  Administer SharePoint Users and Groups

  Implement SharePoint Roles and Role Assignments

  Secure and Audit SharePoint Content

Lab : Configuring Security for SharePoint Content

  Exercise 1: Managing SharePoint Groups

  Exercise 2: Creating Custom Permission Levels

  Exercise 3: Managing List and ListItem Permission Inheritance

  Exercise 4: Create a Web Application Policy

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  Add users

  Enable access requests

  Configure SharePoint default groups

  Experience the security trimmed interface

  Create groups

  Create custom permission levels

  Explore Permission Inheritance

  Assign Roles to Securable Objects

Module 7: Managing SharePoint Customizations

The goal of this module is to enable students to manage customizations to the SharePoint environment.

Lessons

  Customize SharePoint

  Deploy and Manage Features and Solutions

  Configure Sandboxed Solutions

Lab : Administering Features & Solutions

  Exercise 1: Administering Features

  Exercise 2: Administering Solutions

Lab : Administering Sandboxed Solutions

  Exercise 1: Administering SandBoxed Solutions

  Exercise 2: Modifying SandBoxed Solutions Timer Jobs

  Exercise 3: Configuring Sandbox Points

Lab : Administering the Developer Dashboard

  Configure the Developer Dashboard

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  Describe and manage SharePoint features

  Describe and manage SharePoint solutions (farm)

  Describe sandboxed solutions

  Describe function of sandboxed solution timer jobs

  Configure sandbox solution resource points

  Understand the developer dashboard

  Understand how to enable and disable the developer dashboard

Module 8: Configuring and Securing SharePoint Services and Applications

The goal of this module is to enable students to manage the SharePoint service as a whole, as well as individual services and service applications.

Lessons

  Secure the Enterprise SharePoint Service

  Secure and Isolate Web Applications

  Configure Service Applications

Lab : Administer SharePoint Services

  Exercise 1: Administer SharePoint Services

  Exercise 2: Administer SharePoint Windows Services

Lab : Configure Application Security

  Exercise 1: Configure Web Application and Application Pool Security

  Exercise 2: Configure SSL Security (Optional)

Lab : Administer Service Applications

  Exercise 1: Explore Service Applications

  Exercise 2: Create a Service Application

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  Describe and configure SharePoint services

  Describe and configure SharePoint Windows services

  Understand SharePoint and SQL Permissions requirements

  Understand Application Pools and Identities requirements

  Implement SSL Security

  Find and manage service applications

  Install a new service application

Module 9: Managing SharePoint Services and Applications

Lessons

  Implement Business Connectivity Services

  Implement Excel Services

  Implement PerformancePoint Services

  Implement InfoPath Services

  Implement Visio Services

  Implement Access Services

  Implement Office Web Apps

Lab : Implement Office Web Apps

  Exercise 1: Install and Configure Office Web Apps

  Exercise 2: Configure and Test the Office Web Apps in a Document Library

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  Describe Office Web Applications features

  Install Office Web Applications

Module 10: Configuring User Profiles and Social Networking

The goal of this module is to enable students to manage user profiles, My Sites, and social content

Lessons

  Configure User Profiles

  Implement SharePoint 2010 Social Networking Features

Lab : Lab 10 A: Configuring User Profiles

  Exercise 1: Creating a Service Application

  Exercise 2: Configuring User Profiles

  Exercise 3: Connecting BDC to SharePoint Profiles

  Exercise 4: Administering ForeFront Identity Manager

Lab : Configuring My Sites

  Exercise 1: Configuring My Sites

  Exercise 2: Creating a My Site

  Exercise 2: Updating a User Profile

  Exercise 3: Administering Colleagues

  Exercise 4: Configuring Personal and Shared Documents

  Exercise 5: Creating A My Site Personal Blog

  Exercise 6: Administering My Tags & Notes

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  Configure user profiles (Active Directory)

  Configure import connections

  Configure profile properties

  Explore ForeFront Identity

  Configure My Sites

  Administer a My Site

Module 11: Administering SharePoint Search

The goal of this module is to enable students to configure SharePoint Search.

Lessons

  Configure Search

  Refine Search

Lab : Configure Search

  Exercise 1: Create and Configure A Content Source

  Exercise 2: Configure Search Settings

  Exercise 3: Add and Configure A Search Scope

Lab : Refine Search

  Exercise 1: Configure Relevance

  Exercise 2: Create Keywords & Best Bets

  Exercise 3: Configure a Thesaurus

  Exercise 4: Configure Noise Words

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  Create and configure content sources

  Modify the default search settings

  Create and configure search scopes

  Tweak relevance algorithms

  Create keyword & best bets

  Create and update thesaurus files

  Create and update noise word files

Module 12: Installing and Upgrading to SharePoint 2010

The goal of this module is to enable students to install and upgrade to SharePoint 2010 in a variety of scenarios, and to keep SharePoint 2010 up-to-date.

Lessons

  Install SharePoint Servers and Farms

  Upgrade to SharePoint 2010

  Monitor and Troubleshoot installation and upgrade

  Update SharePoint

Lab : Implementing Advanced SharePoint 2010 Installations

  Exercise 1: Create a Multi-Server Farm

  Exercise 2: Configure SharePoint Server Roles

  Exercise 3: Install Language Packs

Lab : Scripting a SharePoint 2010 Install

  Exercise 1: Creating a SharePoint 2010 Install Script

  Exercise 2: Configuring SharePoint 2010 via Scripts

  Exercise 3: Creating a SharePoint 2010 Service Applications Script

Lab : Implementing SharePoint 2007 Upgrade Requirements

  Exercise 1: Defragmenting Content Databases

  Exercise 2: Migrating Content Between Databases

  Exercise 3: Truncating and Backing Up Content Databases

  Exercise 4: Installing Cumulative Update (Oct 2009)

  Exercise 5: Analyzing the Upgrade

Lab : Upgrading SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2010

  Exercise 1: Upgrading the SharePoint Binaries

  Exercise 2: Implement a Database Attach Upgrade

  Exercise 3: Implementing a Visual Upgrade

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  Create a multi-server farm

  Configure server roles

  Install a language pack

  Install SharePoint 2007 Service Pack 2

  Install Cumulative Update (Oct 2009)

  Perform a database attach upgrade

  Perform a visual upgrade

Module 13: Implementing Business Continuity

The goal of this module is to enable students to configure business continuity for SharePoint

Lessons

  Lesson 1: Configure High availability

  Lesson 2: Backup and Restore SharePoint

Lab : Implement a Backup Strategy

  Exercise 1: Implement a Central Administration Backup Strategy

  Exercise 2: Implement a Windows PowerShell Backup Strategy

Lab : Implement a Restore Strategy

  Exercise 1: Implement a Central Administration Restore Strategy

  Exercise 2: Perform a Partial Restore

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  Understand backup options

  Use Central Administration to back up your farm

  Use PowerShell to back up your farm

  Restore your SharePoint farm from back up

  Understand partial restore techniques

Module 14: Monitoring and Optimizing SharePoint Performance

The goal of this module is to enable students to monitor SharePoint performance, health, and usage, and to identify and remediate performance and health problems.

Lessons

  Monitor Performance

  SharePoint Health Analyzer

  Usage reports and web analytics

  Monitor and Optimize SharePoint Performance

Lab : Configure Diagnostic Logging

  Exercise 1: Configure Diagnostic Logging

Lab : Administer Logs with the ULS Viewer

  Troubleshoot Correlation Errors

Lab : Configure Health Analyzer Rules

  Configure Health Analyzer Rules

Lab : Build Reports Using the SharePoint Logging Database

  Exercise 1: Configure the Logging Database

  Exercise 2: Write Reports with the Logging Database

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  Configuring diagnostic logging

  Understand logging levels

  Enable event throttling

  Set log file size limits

  Understand ULS Log file structure

  Understand when to use the ULS Viewer

  Explore SharePoint Health Analyzer

  Understand Health Analyzer rules

  Identify and monitor system performance bottlenecks

Module 15: Designing a Logical Architecture
This module explains how to create a logical architecture design

Lessons

Identifying Business Requirements

Lab: Designing a Logical Architecture

After completing this module, students will be able to:

Describe the core methodologies for identifying business requirements and how these affect the logical architecture of a SharePoint 2010 deployment

Module 16: Planning a Service Application Architecture
This module explains how to create a logical Service Application architecture

Lessons

Introduction to the SharePoint 2010 Service Application Architecture

Mapping Logical Architecture to Service Applications

Service Application Framework Components

Lab: Planning a Service Application Architecture

Identify and Design Service Applications

Create Service Applications and Assign Proxy Groups

After completing this module, students will be able to:

Describe the Service Application architecture in SharePoint 2010

Map Service Applications against business requirements and the logical architecture design

Describe the components of Service Applications and why they influence design and management

Module 17: Planning for Performance and Capacity
This module explains how to create a capacity and performance plan for SharePoint 2010

Lessons

Performance Planning Principles

Designing for Performance

Capacity Planning Principles

Designing for Capacity Resilience

Lab: Planning for Capacity and Performance

Create a Performance Plan

Create a Capacity Plan

After completing this module, students will be able to:

Review and describe the principles of designing to maximize performance

Create a SharePoint 2010 performance design and understand how to mitigate performance problems

Describe how capacity planning affects the design of a SharePoint 2010 implementation

Create a SharePoint 2010 farm design that caters for current and future capacity demands

Module 18: Designing a Physical Architecture
This module explains how to map the logical architecture, service application architecture, and the capacity and performance plan against a physical architecture

Lessons

SharePoint 2010 Physical Design

Non-SharePoint Physical Design

Model Design Topologies

Mapping a Logical Architecture Design to a Physical Architecture Design

Lab: Designing a Physical Architecture

Design Physical Architecture

Resolve a Name Resolution Problem

After completing this module, students will be able to:

Describe the physical design requirements for SharePoint 2010

Describe the non-SharePoint 2010 requirements for a successful physical design

Explain how model design topologies are suitable for different environments

Map a logical architecture design to a physical architecture design

Module 19: Designing a Security Plan
This module explains how to design a security plan for SharePoint 2010 based on the principle of least-privilege

Lessons

Designing to Secure SharePoint 2010

Planning for Service Accounts

Planning for User and Group Security

Planning for SSL

Lab : Designing a Security Plan

Design for Least-Privilege Security

Identify and Resolve Potential Security Issues

Grant the Production Auditors Group Read Access

After completing this module, students will be able to:

Describe the security architecture of SharePoint 2010 and the importance of the principle of least-privilege

Identify and plan security for core service accounts

Describe the considerations for implementing security for users, groups and audiences

Module 20: Planning Authentication
This module explains how to create an authentication plan for SharePoint 2010 that meets the business requirements

Lessons

Overview of Authentication

Introduction to Claims-based Authentication

Selecting Authentication Methods

Lab: Planning Authentication

Plan Authentication

Enable Claims-based Authentication

After completing this module, students will be able to:

Describe the different authentication methods used in SharePoint 2010

Describe claims-based authentication in SharePoint 2010

Explain how to select authentication methods in a SharePoint 2010 design

Module 21: Planning Managed Metadata
This module explains how to create a corporate taxonomy plan for a SharePoint 2010 environment and enable consumption of the terms within the term store

Lessons

SharePoint 2010 Metadata Architecture

Overview of Content Types

Mapping Managed Metadata to Business Requirements

Lab: Planning Managed Metadata

Design Content Types and a Term Set Framework

Create and Configure the Managed Metadata Service Application

Import a Term Set

Publish a Content Type

After completing this module, students will be able to:

Describe the function of managed metadata in SharePoint 2010

Describe the function of content types and how they are applied to business requirements

Match SharePoint 2010 managed metadata architecture to business requirements

Module 22: Planning for Social Computing
This module explains how to design a SharePoint 2010 environment that supports social computing features including user profiles and My Sites

Lessons

Overview of Social Computing

Planning SharePoint 2010 Social Computing Functionality

Planning User Profile Services

Lab: Planning Social Computing

Plan User Profiles

Configure User Profile Synchronization

After completing this module, students will be able to:

Describe social computing functionality in SharePoint 2010

Describe how the social computing functionality of SharePoint 2010 meets business needs

Plan user profiles in providing social computing functionality

Module 23: Designing an Enterprise Search Strategy
This module explains how to design and implement search strategy in SharePoint 2010

Lessons

Overview of SharePoint 2010 Search Architecture

Search Topologies

Mapping Business Requirements to SharePoint Search

Capacity and Performance Planning for Search

Lab: Designing an Enterprise Search Strategy

Plan for Search

Plan Physical Topology

Create Search Service Applications

Configure Search

After completing this module, students will be able to:

Describe the search architectures in SharePoint 2010

Describe the topologies available to service a range of search requirements across business models

Describe how to align business requirements against the SharePoint Enterprise and FAST Search architectures

Plan and document enterprise search for capacity and performance

Module 24: Planning an Enterprise Content Management Strategy
This module explains how to translate business requirements for content management into an Enterprise Content Management solution.

Lessons

Overview of Enterprise Content Management

Planning Content Management Policies

Planning Web Content Management

Lab: Planning Enterprise Content Management

Plan Content Management

Enable and Configure Document IDs and Content Organizer

Configure Retention Policies and Records Management

After completing this module, students will be able to:

Describe the core functionality of ECM in SharePoint that influences your design

Describe the considerations when planning content management policies for SharePoint 2010

Describe how to plan for Web content management in SharePoint 2010

Module 25: Planning a SharePoint 2010 Implementation of an Existing Business Intelligence Strategy
This module explains how to create a plan that reflects the role of SharePoint in an overarching corporate Business Intelligence strategy

Lessons

Overview of Business Intelligence Principles

Mapping Business Needs to SharePoint 2010 Data Visualization Options

Mapping Business Needs to SharePoint 2010 Information Presentation

Planning External Data Access

Lab: Planning a SharePoint 2010 Implementation of a Business

Plan your SharePoint Business Intelligence Implementation

Create a BI Center and Enable Excel Services

After completing this module, students will be able to:

Describe core business intelligence principles that will affect SharePoint planning

Map data visualization in SharePoint 2010 against business requirements

Map information presentation BI solutions based on SharePoint 2010 against business requirements

Specify planning criteria for creating data access for business intelligence

Module 26: Developing a Plan for Governance
This module explains how to develop the key SharePoint elements of a governance plan that is in agreement with the overarching corporate governance strategy

Lessons

What Is Governance?

Planning for Governance in SharePoint 2010

Implementing the Governance Plan in SharePoint 2010

Lab: Developing a Plan for Governance

Plan Governance

Implement the governance plan

After completing this module, students will be able to:

Describe the concepts of governance

Plan for data governance in SharePoint 2010

Implement the governance plan in SharePoint 2010

Module 27: Designing an Operations and Maintenance Plan
This module explains how to develop a plan for maintaining and monitoring a SharePoint 2010 deployment

Lessons

Maintenance and Monitoring Principles

Creating a SharePoint 2010 Maintenance Plan

Creating a SharePoint 2010 Monitoring Plan

Considerations for the Maintenance and Monitoring of Associated Technologies

Lab: Designing a Maintenance and Monitoring Plan

Resolving a SharePoint Error

Splitting a Content Database

After completing this module, students will be able to:

Describe the essential principles of a maintenance and monitoring plan

Create a SharePoint 2010 maintenance plan

Create a SharePoint 2010 Monitoring plan

Describe the considerations for developing a maintenance and monitoring plan that incorporates technologies that support SharePoint 2010

Module 28: Planning for Disaster Recovery
This module explains how to develop a business continuity plan for SharePoint 2010

Lessons

Overview of Business Continuity

Developing a SharePoint Business Continuity Plan

Creating a Backup and Restore Plan

Lab: Planning Business Continuity

Plan Business Continuity

Define and Verify a Recovery Process

After completing this module, students will be able to:

Describe the considerations when planning for business continuity

Describe how to develop a business continuity plan for SharePoint 2010

Create a backup and restore plan that map against the Business Continuity Plan

Module 29: Planning for Upgrade to SharePoint 2010
This modules explains how to plan an upgrade from a previous SharePoint Product and Technologies version to SharePoint 2010

Lessons

Identifying Upgrade Scenarios

Identifying Upgrade Requirements and Methodologies

Upgrade Considerations

Lab: Planning for Upgrade to SharePoint 2010

After completing this module, students will be able to:

Identify the goals, paths, and tools for upgrading to SharePoint 2010

Identify the requirements and methods for upgrading to SharePoint 2010

Identify the considerations for upgrading to SharePoint 2010

 

 

 

 

 

 
 

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