Before attending this clinic, students must have:
* At least two years experience implementing, administering, and
troubleshooting Windows Server 2003 or Windows Server 2008 in the
* At least two years experience implementing and supporting the
Microsoft Office system.
* At least two years experience implementing, managing, and
supporting Internet Information Services (IIS).
* A working knowledge of networking, such as TCP/IP and Domain Name
In addition to their professional experience, attendees should have
the following technical skills and knowledge:
* General Windows Server 2008 directory administration.
* General networking infrastructure configuration and management
* General conceptual awareness of the Microsoft .NET Framework as
it relates to SharePoint Server 2010.
* Understanding of network load-balancing for applications.
* Administration of Microsoft SQL Server 2005 or Microsoft SQL
Server 2008 for SharePoint Server 2010.
* One year experience using Windows PowerShell cmdlets.
* General security and authentication practices and procedures.
* Experience with backup and restoration of data.
* Familiarity and experience with Windows batch scripting and
Windows PowerShell 2.
* General awareness of the Microsoft .NET Framework as it relates
to SharePoint Server, but no experience developing applications or
Web Parts is necessary.
This clinic and associated hands-on-labs provide students with
the knowledge and skills to become familiar with what is new for IT
professionals in SharePoint 2010.
This clinic is intended for IT professionals who are experienced
in administering Windows Server 2003 or Windows Server 2008. They
also may serve as part-time business application administrators
(BAAs) who are engaged in the administering line-of-business (LOB)
applications in conjunction with internal business customers. They
routinely monitor server application status and troubleshoot server
application problems. They are somewhat familiar with Microsoft
SharePoint Server 2007, and want to know what's new for IT
professionals in SharePoint Server 2010.
The secondary audience of this clinic is Technical Decision
Makers who evaluate new server technologies for medium to large IT
On completion of the course, delegates will be able to:
- Summarize the SharePoint Server 2010 design goals and product
architecture, and provide an overview of the key features of
SharePoint Business Productivity Infrastructure and how it can help
- Provide key knowledge of system requirements, installation
scenarios, and deployment options for SharePoint Server 2010.
- Describe the core set of migration options from SharePoint
Server 2007 to SharePoint Server 2010 infrastructure.
- Describe the improvements in SharePoint Server 2010
administration and management tools, including Central
Administration and the Service Applications model.
- Learn how BCS and other services can integrate SharePoint
Server 2010 with Microsoft Office system data and extend
connectivity to external data sources.
- Provide a solid understanding of ongoing maintenance activities
such as backup/restore, reporting, monitoring, performance
controls, and troubleshooting.
This course includes the following modules:
SharePoint Server 2010 Architecture and New Features
- SharePoint Server 2010 Design Goals
- SharePoint Business Productivity Infrastructure
- Key Benefits of SharePoint Server 2010 for IT
Installation and Deployment of SharePoint Server
- SharePoint Server 2010 System Requirements
- SharePoint Server 2010 Deployment Options
- SharePoint Server 2010 Installation Process Improvements
- SharePoint Server 2010 Installation and Upgrade Options
Management and Administration of SharePoint Server
- Central Administration Improvements
- Shared Service Improvements
- SharePoint Search Improvements
Extending the SharePoint 2010 Services
- SharePoint Server 2010 and Office 2010 Application
- SharePoint Server 2010 Application Integration
SharePoint Server 2010 Maintenance and
- SharePoint Server 2010 Health and Monitoring
- SharePoint Server 2010 Diagnostic Tools, Logging, and
- SharePoint Server 2010 Performance Controls and Management
- SharePoint Command-line Administration using PowerShell
- SharePoint Server 2010 Backup and Restore
- Defining an Initial SharePoint Server 2010 Architecture
- Design a SharePoint Server 2010 Farm to Support the Solution
- Administering SharePoint Server 2010 Using the Central
Administration Web Site
- Extending the SharePoint 2010 Service Architecture
- Managing System Security, Performance, and Data Protection