SharePoint 2007 Operations

Prerequisites

Before attending this course, students must have:
  • Experience managing windows server environments.
  • Understanding of database and web application architecture fundamentals

Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction

Module 2: Overview

In this module, we are going to answer the all important questions of "What" and "Why" should we be using SharePoint. We are also going to look at the new and exciting features of SharePoint 2007.

Module 3: Installing

In this module we are going to take a look at installing WSS and MOSS.

Module 4: SharePoint Architecture

In this module, we are going to take a semi-high level look at SharePoint Architecture.

Module 5: StsAdm

In this module we are going to take a look at the SharePoint administration tool called stsadm.

Module 6: SharePoint Services

In this module we are going to review the Services that can be assigned to servers in a SharePoint Farm.

Module 7: PowerShell

In this module we will take a look at PowerShell and how it can help us to build more advanced scripts that possible with stsadm.

Module 8: General Operations Tasks

In this module we are going to take a look at several general operation task you will perform as an administrator of a SharePoint Farm.

Module 9: InformationRightManagement

SharePoint has the ability to tie into Windows RMS. This is configured on the Central Administration site and requires that you have the RMS Client installed. When setup correctly, document libraries will contain a custom action that allows you to configure IRM for each library. When using RMS, the documents will remain unencrypted in the content database, and will be encrypted when downloaded. This allows the indexing server to be able to index the content in the libraries for searching. As you will see on the next slide, SharePoint permissions map to IRM permissions.

Module 10: AntiVirus

In this module we will review setting up AntiVirus for SharePoint 2007.

Module 11: InformationManagementPolicy

In this module we are going to explore the features of the Information Management Policy Feature of SharePoint 2007.

Module 12: SingleSignOn

In this module we are going to review the Single Sign On product that comes with SharePoint 2007.

Module 13: LoggingSettings

In this module we will review some debugging tools.

Module 14: UsageAnalysisProcessing

In this module we will review Usage Analysis Processing.

Module 15: ContentDeployment

In this module we are going to look at the Content Deployment features of SharePoint 2007.

Module 16: BackupRestore

In this module we will review all the various ways to backup SharePoint 2007. We will also look at Disaster Recovery and High Availability Techniques.

Module 17: TimerJobs

In this module we will review the various timer jobs that are setup by SharePoint and executed by the Timer Server (OWSTimer.exe).

Module 18: SharedServiceProvider

In this module we are going to review the Shared Services feature of SharePoint.

Module 19: ApplicationSecurity

In this module we are going review several aspect of SharePoint Security.

Module 20: InfoPathServices

In this module we are going to take an in-depth view at InfoPath Forms Services!

Module 21: BusinessDataCatalog

In this module we will take a look at the Business Data Catalog of MOSS!

Module 22: Search

In this module we are going to explore SharePoint Search! This includes an overview of the different search versions, how to setup search, program to the object model and web service APIs, perform searches and how to extend search's capabilities!

Module 23: ExcelServices

In this module we will review Excel Services!

Module 24: UserProfilesMySites

In this module we are going to explore User Profiles and administering them!

Module 25: PerformanceOptimization

Module 26: Updating The Farm

At Course Completion

After completing this course, students will be able to: This is everything you have been looking for when wanting to learn about the fundamentals of setting up, managing and maintaining a complex SharePoint environment.