Planning and Administering SharePoint 2016 (20339-1)

Detailed Course Outline

Module 1: Introducing SharePoint 2016

  • Key components of a SharePoint deployment
  • New features in SharePoint 2016
  • SharePoint 2016 deployment options

Module 2: Designing an information architecture

  • Identifying business requirements
  • Understanding business requirements
  • Organizing information in SharePoint 2016
  • Planning for discoverability

Module 3: Designing a logical architecture

  • Overview of the SharePoint 2016 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 2016

  • Installing SharePoint 2016
  • Scripting installation and configuration of SharePoint
  • Configuring SharePoint 2016 farm settings

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 the service application architecture
  • Creating and configuring service applications

Module 8: Managing users and permissions, and securing content

  • Configuring authorization in SharePoint 2016
  • Managing access to content

Module 9: Configuring authentication for SharePoint 2016

  • Overview of authentication
  • Configuring federated authentication
  • Configuring server-to-server authentication

Module 10: Securing a SharePoint 2016 deployment

  • Securing the platform
  • Configuring farm-level security

Module 11: Managing taxonomy

  • Managing content types
  • Understanding managed metadata
  • Configuring the managed metadata service

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 Application architecture
  • Configuring Enterprise Search
  • Managing Enterprise Search

Module 14: Monitoring and maintaining a SharePoint 2016 environment

  • Monitoring a SharePoint 2016 environment
  • Tuning and optimizing a SharePoint 2016 environment
  • Planning and configuring caching
  • Troubleshooting a SharePoint 2016 environment

Labs

  • Designing an information architecture - Part one
  • Creating an information architecture - Part two
  • Designing a logical architecture
    • Planning a logical architecture
    • Producing a logical architecture diagram
  • Designing a physical architecture
    • Designing a physical architecture
    • Developing a physical architecture design diagram
  • Deploying and configuring SharePoint 2016 – Part one
  • Deploying and configuring SharePoint 2016 – Part two
    • Configuring incoming email
    • Configuring outgoing email
    • Configuring integration with Office Online Server
  • Creating and configuring web applications
    • Creating a web application
    • Configuring a web application
  • Creating and configuring site collections
    • Creating and configuring site collections
    • Creating a site collection in a new content database
    • Using Fast Site Collection Creation
  • Planning and configuring service applications
    • Provisioning a Managed Metadata Service application with Central Administration
    • Provisioning a Managed Metadata Service application with Windows PowerShell
    • Configuring the Word Automation Services service application for document conversion
    • Configuring service application proxy groups
  • Managing users and groups
    • Creating a web-application policy
    • Creating and managing SharePoint groups
    • Creating custom permission levels
  • Securing content in SharePoint sites
    • Managing permissions and inheritance
    • Managing site-collection security
    • Enabling anonymous access to a site
  • Extend your SharePoint 2016 to support Secure Sockets Layer (SSL)
    • Configuring Microsoft SharePoint 2016 to use federated identities
    • Configuring Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS) to enable a web application a relying party
    • Configuring SharePoint to trust AD FS as an identity provider
    • Configuring a web application to use the AD FS identity provider
  • Securing a SharePoint 2016 deployment
    • Configuring SharePoint Server communication security
    • Hardening a SharePoint server farm
    • Configuring blocked file types
    • Configuring Web Part security
    • Implementing security auditing
  • Configuring content-type propagation
    • Creating content types for propagation
    • Publishing content types across site collections
  • Configuring and using the managed metadata service
    • Configuring the managed metadata service
    • Creating term sets and terms
    • Consuming term sets
  • Configuring user profiles
    • Configuring the User Profile Service Application
    • Configuring directory import and synchronization
  • Configuring My Sites and audiences
    • Configuring My Sites
    • Configuring audiences
  • Configuring Enterprise Search
    • Configuring the Search Service Application
    • Configuring a file share content source
    • Configuring a local SharePoint content source
    • Creating a search center
  • Optimizing the search experience
    • Configuring a result source and a query rule
    • Customizing the search experience
    • Creating and deploying a thesaurus
    • Configuring entity extractors and refiners
    • Managing query spelling correction
  • Monitoring a SharePoint 2016 deployment
    • Configuring usage and health data collection
    • Configuring Sharepoint diagnostic logging
    • Configuring Health Analyzer rules
    • Reviewing usage and health data
  • Investigating page load times
    • Analyzing network traffic
    • Analyzing SharePoint page performance