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Designing a Microsoft SharePoint 2010 Infrastructure


Course Description | Course Outline | Microsoft SharePoint | IT Training

Module 1: Designing a Logical Architecture

  • Identifying Business Requirements
  • Overview of SharePoint 2010 Logical Architecture
  • Documenting Your SharePoint 2010 Environment
  • Documenting the Logical Architecture
Lab : Designing a Logical Architecture
  • Mapping Business Requirements to a Logical Architecture Design
  • Creating a Logical Architecture Diagram

Module 2: Planning a Service Application Architecture

  • Introduction to the Service Application Architecture in SharePoint 2010
  • Service Application Architecture and Components
  • Topologies for Service Applications
  • Mapping Service Applications to Your Logical Architecture
Lab : Planning a Service Application Architecture
  • Identifying and Designing Service Applications
  • Creating Service Applications and Assigning Proxy Groups

Module 3: Planning for Performance and Capacity

  • Principles of Performance Planning
  • Designing for Performance
  • Principles of Capacity Planning
  • Designing for Capacity
Lab : Planning for Capacity and Performance
  • Creating a Performance Plan
  • Creating a Capacity Plan

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
Lab : Designing a Physical Architecture
  • Planning the Physical Architecture
  • Troubleshooting a Name Resolution Problem

Module 5: Designing a Security Plan

  • Designing to Secure SharePoint 2010
  • Planning for Service Accounts
  • Planning Security for Users and Groups
  • Planning for SSL
Lab : Designing a Security Plan
  • Designing for Least-Privilege Security
  • Identifying and Resolving Potential Security Issues
  • Granting Read Access to the Production Auditors Group

Module 6: Planning Authentication

  • Overview of Authentication
  • Introduction to Claims-based Authentication
  • Selecting Authentication Methods
Lab : Planning Authentication
  • Planning Authentication for Contoso, Ltd
  • Enabling Claims-Based Authentication

Module 7: Planning Managed Metadata

  • Metadata in SharePoint 2010
  • Overview of Content Types
  • Mapping Managed Metadata to Business Requirements
Lab : Planning Managed Metadata
  • Designing Content Types and a Term Set Framework
  • Creating the Managed Metadata Service Application
  • Importing Term Sets
  • Publishing a Content Type

Module 8: Planning Social Computing

  • Overview of Social Computing
  • Planning for Social Computing Functionality in SharePoint 2010
  • Planning for the User Profile Service
Lab : Planning Social Computing
  • Planning User Profiles
  • Configuring User Profile Synchronization

Module 9: Designing an Enterprise Search Strategy

  • Overview of SharePoint 2010 Search Architecture
  • Search Topologies in SharePoint 2010
  • Capacity and Performance Planning for Search
  • Mapping Business Requirements to Search Design
Lab : Designing an Enterprise Search Strategy
  • Planning for Search
  • Planning Physical Topology
  • Creating Search Service Applications
  • Configuring Search

Module 10: Planning Enterprise Content Management



  • Overview of Enterprise Content Management
  • Planning Tasks for Content Management
  • Planning Features and Policies for Content Management
  • Planning Web Content Management
Lab : Planning Enterprise Content Management
  • Developing a Content Management Plan
  • Enabling and Configuring Document IDs and Content Organizer
  • Configuring Retention Policies and Records Management

Module 11: Planning a SharePoint 2010 Implementation of a Business Intelligence Strategy

  • Overview of Business Intelligence Principles
  • Planning Data Access by Using BCS
  • Planning SharePoint 2010 Business Intelligence Solutions
  • Planning for Reporting and Presentation
Lab : Planning a SharePoint 2010 Implementation of a Business Intelligence Strategy
  • Planning the SharePoint Business Intelligence Implementation
  • Creating a BI Center and Enabling Excel Services

Module 12: Developing a Plan for Governance

  • Overview of Governance
  • Key Elements of a Governance Plan
  • Planning for Governance in SharePoint Server 2010
  • Governance Implementation Features and Policies in SharePoint Server 2010
Lab : Developing a Plan for Governance
  • Creating a Governance Plan
  • Implementing the Governance Plan

Module 13: Designing a Maintenance and Monitoring Plan

  • Principles of Maintenance and Monitoring
  • Creating a Maintenance Plan for SharePoint 2010
  • Creating a Monitoring Plan for SharePoint 2010
  • Considerations for the Maintenance and Monitoring of Associated Technologies
Lab : Designing a Maintenance and Monitoring Plan
  • Resolving an Error in SharePoint 2010
  • Splitting a Content Database

Module 14: Planning Business Continuity

  • Overview of Business Continuity Management
  • Developing a Business Continuity Plan for SharePoint Server 2010
  • Creating a Backup and Restore Plan for SharePoint Server 2010
Lab : Planning Business Continuity
  • Creating a Backup and Restore Plan
  • Testing the Recovery Process

Module 15: Planning for Upgrading to SharePoint 2010

  • Identifying Upgrade Scenarios
  • Planning Your Upgrade
  • Upgrade Considerations
Lab : Planning for Upgrading to SharePoint 2010
  • Creating an Upgrade and Migration Plan