Microsoft SharePoint

Administering Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services
Course 2552 - Two Days - Instructor-led

This two-day instructor-led course provides students with the knowledge and skills to deploy and manage a Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services infrastructure. The student will learn skills that enable them to deploy and manage a Windows SharePoint Services infrastructure as well as guide end users in their use of the product. This course is not intended to provide detailed design skills, but will cover planning skills at a level sufficient to enable decision making for the implementation process.

Audience

This course is intended for those who operate in medium to very large computing environments using the Microsoft Windows Server 2003 operating system. Typical environments in which they work have the following characteristics:

  • Supported users range from 200 to over 100,000
  • Multiple physical locations
  • Typical products and technologies include Microsoft Windows 2003, Internet Information Services (IIS), Windows SharePoint Services, Microsoft SQL Server, Microsoft Office web components, messaging and collaboration platforms, and network security products and technologies

Prerequisites

Before attending this course, students must have:

  • Working knowledge of Windows Server 2003
  • Successfully completed the Windows Server 2003 core curriculum for Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA)
  • Working knowledge of networking, including TCP/IP and Domain Name System (DNS)
  • Working knowledge of Internet Information Services (IIS)

Microsoft Certified Professional Exams

There are no exams associated with this course.

Objectives:

  • Understand the Windows SharePoint Services architecture and the business benefits provided by deploying Windows SharePoint Services.
  • Enhance collaboration by using Windows SharePoint Services.
  • Install and configure a Windows SharePoint Services server.
  • Administer Windows SharePoint Services servers.
  • Administer Windows SharePoint Services sites.

Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction to Windows SharePoint Services

  • The Windows SharePoint Services Environment
  • Overview of Windows SharePoint Services Components
  • Overview of Windows SharePoint Services Administration

Module 2: Working with Windows SharePoint Services

  • Working with Team Sites
  • Creating and Managing Lists
  • Creating and Managing Libraries
  • Creating and Managing Discussions and Surveys
  • Managing Windows SharePoint Services Integration with Microsoft Office 2003

Lab: Working with Windows SharePoint Services

  • Creating and Managing a Custom List
  • Creating a Form Library
  • Publishing a Microsoft Office Excel Linked List
  • Sending a Shared Attachment

Module 3: Installing & Configuring Windows SharePoint Services

  • Overview of Deployment Options
  • Preparing to Install Windows SharePoint Services
  • Installing and Configuring Windows SharePoint Services Server

Lab: Installing & Configuring Windows SharePoint Services

  • Extending Windows SharePoint Services to the Default Web Site
  • Extending Windows SharePoint Services to the Research Web Site
  • Creating Team Web Sites

Module 4: Administering & Managing Windows SharePoint Services Server

  • Administering and Managing the Windows SharePoint Services Server
  • Administering Windows SharePoint Services Virtual Servers
  • Disaster Recovery for Windows SharePoint Services

Lab: Administering & Managing Windows SharePoint Services Server

  • Configuring and Testing Blocked File Types
  • Enabling Usage Analysis Configuration
  • Enabling Site Collection Use Confirmation and Auto-Deletion
  • Configuring User Rights for the Virtual Server
  • Creating and Configuring a New Content Database

Module 5: Administering Windows SharePoint Services Sites

  • Creating SharePoint Sites
  • Securing SharePoint Sites
  • Managing SharePoint Sites

Lab: Administering Windows SharePoint Services Sites

  •  Creating a Top-Level Team Site
  • Granting Site Access
  • Customizing the Site
  • Saving the Site as a Template
  • Creating a Subsite Based on a Custom Template
  • Managing Site Group