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Core Solutions of Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 (20331)

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About this Course

This course teaches you the knowledge and skills you need 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. This is the first in a sequence of two SharePoint 2013 courses for IT Professionals and aligns with the first exam in the MCSE SharePoint certification.

Who should attend

  • IT Professionals interested in learning how to install, configure, deploy and manage SharePoint Server 2013 installations in either the data center or the cloud
  • Business Application Administrators (BAAs) who are engaged in the administering line-of-business (LOB) projects
  • Professionals intending to take the 70-331 exam

What You Will Learn

  • 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

Outline: Core Solutions of Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 (20331)

Module 1: Describe the key features of SharePoint 2013

  • Key Components of a SharePoint Deployment
  • New Features in SharePoint 2013
  • SharePoint 2013 Deployment Options

Module 2: Designing an Information Architecture

  • Understanding Business Requirements
  • Organizing Information In SharePoint Server 2013
  • Planning for Discoverability

Module 3: Designing a Logical Architecture

  • Identifying Business Requirements
  • Overview of SharePoint Server 2013 Logical Architecture
  • Documenting Your Logical Architecture

Module 4: Designing a Physical Architecture

  • Designing Physical Components for SharePoint Deployments
  • Designing Supporting Components for SharePoint Deployments
  • SharePoint Farm Topologies
  • Mapping a Logical Architecture Design to a Physical Architecture Design

Module 5: Installing and Configuring SharePoint Server 2013

  • Installing SharePoint Server 2013
  • Configuring SharePoint Server 2013 Farm Settings
  • Scripting Installation and Configuration

Module 6: Creating Web Applications and Site Collections

  • Creating Web Applications
  • Configuring Web Applications
  • Creating and Configuring Site Collections

Module 7: Planning and Configuring Service Applications

  • Introduction to Service Application Architecture
  • Creating and Configuring Service Applications

Module 8: Managing Users and Permissions

  • Authorization in SharePoint 2013
  • Managing Access to Content

Module 9: Configuring Authentication for SharePoint 2013

  • Overview of Authentication
  • Configuring Federated Authentication
  • Configuring Server-to-Server Authentication

Module 10: Securing a SharePoint 2013 Deployment

  • Securing the Platform
  • Configuring Farm-Level Security

Module 11: Managing Taxonomy

  • Managing Content Types
  • Understanding Term Stores and Term Sets
  • Managing Term Stores and Term Sets

Module 12: Configuring User Profiles

  • Configuring the User Profile Service Application
  • Managing User Profiles and Audiences

Module 13: Configuring Enterprise Search

  • Understanding the Search Service Architecture
  • Configuring Enterprise Search
  • Managing Enterprise Search

Module 14: Monitoring and Maintaining a SharePoint 2013 Environment

  • Monitoring a SharePoint 2013 Environment
  • Tuning and Optimizing a SharePoint Environment
  • Planning and Configuring Caching
  • Troubleshooting a SharePoint 2013 Environment


  • Monitoring a SharePoint 2013 Deployment
  • Investigating Page Load Times
  • Creating an Information Architecture
  • Designing a Logical Architecture
  • Designing a Physical Architecture
  • Deploying and Configuring SharePoint Server 2013
  • Creating and Configuring Web Applications
  • Creating and Configuring Site Collections
  • Planning and Configuring Service Applications
  • Managing Users and Groups
  • Securing Content in SharePoint Sites
  • Configuring SharePoint 2013 to Use Federated Identities
  • Hardening a SharePoint 2013 Server Farm
  • Configuring Farm-Level Security
  • Configuring Content Type Propagation
  • Configuring and Using Managed Metadata Term Sets
  • Configuring User Profiles
  • Configuring My Sites and Audiences
  • Configuring Enterprise Search
  • Configuring the Search Experience
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