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Implementing Microsoft Office SharePoint Server (MOSS) 2007

 

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Module 1: Overview of Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007


This introductory module provides an overview of Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007.

Lessons


Introduction to Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007

Integrating Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 in the Enterprise

Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 Architecture

After completing this module, students will be able to:


Describe Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007.

Explain how Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 integrates with many different products and systems in the Enterprise.

Describe the Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 architecture.

 

Module 2: Planning and Designing for Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007


This module focuses on planning and design issues and activities. It contains elements of Microsoft Solution Framework (MSF) concepts, and provides a brief refresher for those students who are already familiar with MSF (and a high-level introduction to the concepts for those who are not).

Lessons


Preparing for a Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 Implementation

Planning and Designing for Non-Functional Requirements

Lab: Documenting Non-Functional Requirements for Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 Solutions


Preparing for a Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 Implementation

Defining Non-Functional Requirements for Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007

After completing this module, students will be able to:


Prepare and plan for implementing Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 solutions.

Describe typical non-functional requirements for Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007-based solutions and how to consider these requirements at the design stage.

 

Module 3: Deploying Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007


This module provides high-level information about deployment environments and its prerequisites, and then focuses on the tasks and activities involved in installing and configuring Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007. The module concludes with an overview and examples of Shared Service Providers.

Lessons


Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 Deployment Architecture

Installing Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007

Managing Shared Service Providers

 

Lab: Planning for and Deploying Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007


Creating Deployment Plans for Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007

Installing Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007

After completing this module, students will be able to:


Describe the Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 deployment architecture.

Install and configure Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007.

Describe and manage Shared Service Providers.

 

Module 4: Administering Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007


This module sets the groundwork for the solution-specific modules that follow this one. It provides details and guidance about general administrative tasks for Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007.

Lessons


Creating Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 Sites

Managing Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 Features

 

Lab: Managing Sites and Features


Creating and Managing Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 Sites

Activating and Deactivating Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 Features

 

After completing this module, students will be able to:


Describe the options that are available for centralized and decentralized site provisioning and the templates that you can use to create Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 sites.

Describe the features that are available in Office SharePoint Server 2007, their functions, and how to manage them.

 

Module 5: Implementing Portal Solutions


This module focuses on the portal-oriented features provided by Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007, by describing portal sites, collaborative features, and user profiles and audiences.

Lessons


Creating Portal Sites

Implementing Collaborative Features

Implementing Users Profiles and Audiences

 

Lab: Implementing Collaborative Features in Portal Sites


Creating and Managing Portal Sites

Managing Personal Sites

Managing User Profiles and Targeting

 

After completing this module, students will be able to:


Describe the portal-based features of Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007.

Describe and implement collaborative features in portal solutions.

Describe user profiles, and how they are used in Portal-based solutions.

Describe and implement User Profiles in portal solutions.

 

Module 6: Implementing Content Management Solutions


This module focuses on the content management-oriented concepts of Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007, by describing content management requirements, features and processes.

Lessons


Overview of Content Management

Managing Documents and Content with Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007

Implementing Content Management Processes

Implementing Content Management Policies

 

Lab: Implementing Content Management Sites and Processes


Creating Content Management Sites

Managing Authoring Workflows and Processes

 

Lab: Implementing Auditing and Policies


Planning Records Management Solutions

Implementing Records Management Solutions

Creating Records Management Solutions

 

After completing this module, students will be able to:


Describe the basics of the content management process, and explain how various parts of these processes are implemented in Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 solutions.

Describe content- and document-management concepts and processes in Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 solutions.

Implement standard and advanced content-management processes.

Implement advanced features in Office SharePoint Server 2007 to enable robust policies and auditing for enterprise-level content management.

 

Module 7: Implementing Business Intelligence Solutions


This module focuses on the business data-oriented concepts of Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007, by describing the Business Data Catalog, Excel Services, Key Performance Indicators, Business Intelligence Dashboards and Reports.

Lessons


Configuring and Incorporating Business Data Catalog Applications into Portal Solutions

Implementing Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 Excel Services

Implementing Business Intelligence Dashboards

Creating Report Center Web Sites

Implementing Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 Forms Server

 

Lab: Implementing Business Intelligence Solutions with Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007


Creating Business Data Catalog Applications

Implementing Excel Services

Creating Business Intelligence Dashboards

Creating Server-Side InfoPath Forms

Deploying Server-Side InfoPath Forms

 

After completing this module, students will be able to:


Describe the key part that the BDC plays in Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007-based solutions, and describe the process of creating BDC applications.

Describe the features and capabilities of Excel Services, and explain how they contribute to business intelligence solutions.

Describe business intelligence dashboards and capabilities, and explain how they form the cornerstone of business intelligence solutions.

Describe Office SharePoint Server 2007 Report Center features.

Describe how you can incorporate server-side forms into business intelligence solutions, and explain the different processes that you must use to deploy no-code and code-based forms.

 

Module 8: Implementing Search and Indexing


This module focuses on the concepts, requirements, and processes for implementing search and indexing.

Lessons


Overview of Implementing Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 Search and Indexing

Implementing Search

 

Lab: Implementing Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 Search and Indexing


Defining Content Sources and Scopes

Building Indexes

Performing Searches

 

After completing this module, students will be able to:


Explain the search and indexing features of Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007, and explain which features are provided by Windows SharePoint Services and which are provided by Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007.

Describe the process of defining content to be indexed, indexing that content, and performing searches.

 

Module 9: Maintaining and Optimizing Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007


This module focuses on the day-to-day maintenance, monitoring and optimization concepts, processes and requirements.

Lessons


Implementing Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 Backup and Restore

Monitoring Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007

Performance Tuning and Optimization of Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 Solutions

 

Lab: Backing Up and Restoring Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 Configurations and Data


Performing Backups Operations

Performing Restore Operations

 

Lab: Monitoring and Optimizing Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 Solutions


Monitoring Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007

Optimizing Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007

 

After completing this module, students will be able to:


Describe the factors that affect the backup and restoration of Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 data, and the processes for performing backup and restore operations.

Describe the Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 performance counters, and explain the significance of the most important counters.

Describe the process and concepts of monitoring and tuning Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007-based operations, explain the difference between throughput and response times, describe the factors that affect these two measurements, and describe approaches that can be used to increase throughput and/or response times.