Advanced Technologies of SharePoint 2016

  • Duration: 5 days
  • Our price: from £1,966 per person

Course overview:

This five-day course will teach you how to plan, configure, and manage the advanced features in a SharePoint 2016 environment. The special areas of focus for this course include implementing high availability, disaster recovery, service application architecture, and Microsoft Business Connectivity Services. This course also focuses on social computing features, productivity, and collaboration platforms and features. Students also will learn about business intelligence solutions, Enterprise Content Management, web content management infrastructure, solutions, and apps. This course also covers how to develop and implement a governance plan, and how to perform an upgrade or a migration to SharePoint 2016.

This is the second in a sequence of two courses for IT Professionals and is aligned with the SharePoint 2016 IT Pro certification.


An ideal candidate for this course must have at least one year experience with deploying and administering multiple SharePoint Server 2013 farms across a large enterprise. The candidate should have completed Course 20339-1A: Planning and Administering Microsoft SharePoint 2016, or should demonstrate equivalent skills

Before attending this course, students must demonstrate the following skills:

At least a one-year experience of mapping business requirements to both logical and physical technical designs.
Working knowledge of network design, including network security.
Software management experience in a Windows Server 2012 R2 enterprise server or Windows Server 2016 environment.
Deploying and managing applications natively, virtually, and in the cloud.
Administering IIS.
Configuring AD DS for use in authentication and authorization, and as a user store.
Managing an application remotely by using Windows PowerShell 2.0 or later.
Connecting applications to SQL Server.
Implementing claims-based security.

Who Should Attend:

The course is targeted at experienced IT Professionals who are interested in learning how to install, configure, deploy, and manage SharePoint 2016 installations either in a data center or in the cloud.

Students typically should have more than four years of hands-on experience* planning and maintaining SharePoint Server and other core technologies upon which SharePoint depends, including Windows Server 2012 R2 or later, Internet Information Services (IIS), Microsoft SQL Server 2014 R2 or later, Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS), and networking infrastructure services.

Students should have completed Course 20339-1A: Planning and Administering Microsoft SharePoint 2016, or have gained equivalent knowledge and experience before taking this course.

The minimally qualified candidate typically:

Has a working knowledge of, and preferably hands-on experience, with Microsoft SharePoint Online.
Has broad familiarity with SharePoint Server workloads.
Has experience with business continuity management, including data backup, restoration, and high availability.
Has experience with authentication and security technologies.
Has experience with Windows PowerShell.
* The hands-on experience or job experience should be from a solutions-based role where the candidate has worked on multiple solutions in the SharePoint Server space that includes document management, content management, and search.

Training Course Overview/Content:

Module 1: Introduction to SharePoint 2016
This module describes the core architectural components of a SharePoint Server environment, and identifies the key new features and changes in SharePoint 2016.


The core SharePoint 2016 architecture
New features in SharePoint 2016
Lab : Reviewing core Microsoft SharePoint concepts

Configuring SharePoint 2016 farms by using Windows PowerShell
Provisioning service applications by using Windows PowerShell
Module 2: Introduction to hybrid scenarios for SharePoint 2016
This module describes the key hybrid features in SharePoint 2016, and the various hybrid options available in SharePoint 2016. This module helps you understand how to configure a solution that uses an outbound search topology.


Exploring the hybrid features in SharePoint 2016
Hybrid architectures in SharePoint 2016
Configuring a one-way hybrid search, and configuring OneDrive for Business
Lab : Configuring a Microsoft Office 365 tenant

Configuring an Office 365 tenant

Lab : Configuring one-way hybrid search and configuring OneDrive for Business

Configuring an outbound search topology

Module 3: Planning and designing for business continuity management
This module explains how to select an appropriate database server configuration to meet availability requirements. It also describes how to design a physical architecture and infrastructure to meet high-availability requirements. Finally, this module explains how to develop and implement a backup and restore strategy.


Designing database topologies for high availability and disaster recovery
Designing a SharePoint 2016 infrastructure for high availability
Planning for disaster recovery
Lab : Planning for high availability

Planning a Microsoft SQL Server topology & designing SharePoint infrastructure for high availability
Developing a high-availability physical architecture design diagram
Lab : Designing a backup and restore plan, and performing a backup and a restore

Creating a backup and restore plan
Testing the backup and recovery process
Module 4: Planning and implementing Business Connectivity Services and Secure Store Service
This module explains how to configure Business Connectivity Services (BCS), and describes how to configure and manage the Secure Store Service application. It also explains how you can configure and manage BCS models.


Configuring BCS
Configuring the Secure Store Service
Managing BCS models
Lab : Configuring Business Connectivity Services and the Secure Store Service

Configuring the Business Data Connectivity service application
Configuring the Secure Store Service
Lab : Managing Business Data Connectivity models

Importing and configuring Business Data Connectivity (BDC) models
Configuring a Secure Store Service target application
Creating profile pages for BDC models
Module 5: Configuring productivity services for a SharePoint 2016 deployment
This module describes SharePoint apps and the supporting SharePoint infrastructure. This module also explains how to provision and configure SharePoint apps and app catalogs, and how to manage app usage within a SharePoint 2016 deployment. Additionally, this module describes how to provision Microsoft Access Services, Visio Services, Word Automation Services, PowerPoint Automation Services, and SharePoint Translation Services.


Understanding the SharePoint app architecture
Provisioning and configuring apps and app catalogs
Managing apps
Provisioning productivity services
Lab : Configuring and managing SharePoint apps and app catalogs

Configuring a SharePoint farm to support apps
Creating and configuring a corporate catalog
Deploying and monitoring apps
Module 6: Managing solutions in a SharePoint 2016 deployment
This module describes the purpose and structure of SharePoint features and solutions. In addition, it explains how to manage farm solutions in a SharePoint 2016 deployment, and how to manage sandbox solutions in a SharePoint 2016 deployment.


Understanding th

This course is running at the following venues:

3rd Floor, International House, London, E1W 1UN

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