MOC 10174, Configuring and Administering Microsoft SharePoint 2010

This 5 day instructor-led training class is presented by Microsoft training partners to their end customers. Channel Partners nationwide hire proven AMS Subject Matter Expert Microsoft Certified Trainers (MCT’s) to teach on-site or on-line classes.

This class is intended for IT Professionals who are experienced Windows Server 2003 or 2008 administrators and are interested in learning how to administer SharePoint 2010. The course is also intended for part time Business Application Administrators (BAAs) who are engaged in the administering line-of-business (LOB) applications in conjunction with internal business customers.


  • Learn to install SharePoint 2010.
  • Learn to configure the fundamental service and logical components of a SharePoint implementation.
  • Learn to administer SharePoint using the user interface, the command line, and Windows PowerShell.
  • Learn to manage content in Lists and Libraries.
  • Learn to administer identities and authentication.
  • Learn to secure content in SharePoint sites.
  • Learn to manage customizations to a SharePoint implementation.
  • Learn to configure SharePoint services and applications.
  • Learn to configure SharePoint social networking features.
  • Learn to manage SharePoint search.
  • Learn to configure farms, servers, service applications, and web applications.
  • Learn to install, upgrade, configure, and operate a SharePoint farm.
  • Learn to configure high availability and recoverability.
  • Learn to monitor and optimize SharePoint performance.


  1. Introducing SharePoint 2010
    1. Evaluate the Features of SharePoint 2010
    2. Prepare for SharePoint 2010
    3. Install SharePoint 2010
    4. Advanced Installation of SharePoint 2010
    5. Lab: Install SharePoint 2010
      1. Create Active Directory Accounts for SharePoint
      2. Install SharePoint Server Prerequisites
      3. Install SharePoint Server
      4. Run the SharePoint Products Configuration Wizard
      5. Exercise 5:Configure the Farm with the Farm Configuration Wizard
      6. Exercise 6 (Optional): Install a Language Pack
  2. Creating a SharePoint 2010 Intranet
    1. Perform Initial Farm Configuration
    2. Configure the SharePoint Logical Structure
    3. Explore the SharePoint Web Application and Physical Architecture
    4. Lab: Create a SharePoint 2010 Intranet
      1. Create a Web Application
      2. Create a Site Collection
      3. Create a Site Collection in a New Content Database
  3. Administering and Automating SharePoint
    1. Configure Central Administration
    2. Administer SharePoint from the Command Line
    3. Automate SharePoint Operations with Windows PowerShell
    4. Lab: Automate SharePoint with Windows PowerShell
      1. Add SharePoint Functionality to Windows PowerShell
      2. Delegate the Ability to Use Windows PowerShell to Manage SharePoint
      3. Report Web and Site Collection Properties
      4. Create Site Collections Using Windows PowerShell
      5. Create and Update Items
    5. Lab: Administer SharePoint with Stsadm
      1. Execute Stsadm Commands
  4. Configuring Content Management
    1. The goal of this module is to enable students to manage content (lists, libraries, items and documents)
    2. Lessons
    3. Optimize Content Storage and Access
    4. Manage Site Content Types and Site Columns
    5. Configure the Managed Metadata Service
    6. Lab: Configuring List Throttling and Remote BLOB Storage
      1. Configure List Throttling
      2. Enable FILESTREAM and Provision the RBS Data Store
      3. Install RBS on All SharePoint Web and Application Servers
      4. Configure the Blob Size Threshold for RBS
    7. Lab: Configure Managed Metadata
      1. Configure and Implement Managed Metadata
  5. Configuring Authentication
    1. Classic SharePoint Authentication Providers
    2. Federated Authentication
    3. Lab: Configuring Custom Authentication
      1. Create the ASP.NET Membership Database
      2. Create a Web Applications that Uses Claim Based Authentication
    4. Lab: Configuring Secure Store
      1. Create User Accounts for Access to External Data
      2. Configure Secure Store Services
      3. Configure Secure Store Unattended Accounts
  6. Securing Content
    1. Administer SharePoint Users and Groups
    2. Implement SharePoint Roles and Role Assignments
    3. Secure and Audit SharePoint Content
    4. Lab: Configuring Security for SharePoint Content
      1. Managing SharePoint Groups
      2. Creating Custom Permission Levels
      3. Managing List and ListItem Permission Inheritance
      4. Create a Web Application Policy
  7. Managing SharePoint Customizations
    1. Customize SharePoint
    2. Deploy and Manage Features and Solutions
    3. Configure Sandboxed Solutions
    4. Lab: Administering Features and Solutions
      1. Administering Features
      2. Administering Solutions
    5. Lab: Administering Sandboxed Solutions
      1. Administering SandBoxed Solutions
      2. Modifying SandBoxed Solutions Timer Jobs
      3. Configuring Sandbox Points
    6. Lab: Administering the Developer Dashboard
      1. Configure the Developer Dashboard
  8. Configuring and Securing SharePoint Services and Applications
    1. Secure the Enterprise SharePoint Service
    2. Secure and Isolate Web Applications
    3. Configure Service Applications
    4. Lab: Administer SharePoint Services
      1. Administer SharePoint Services
      2. Administer SharePoint Windows Services
    5. Lab: Configure Application Security
      1. Configure Web Application and Application Pool Security
      2. Configure SSL Security (Optional)
    6. Lab: Administer Service Applications
      1. Explore Service Applications
      2. Create a Service Application
  9. Implementing Productivity Service Applications
    1. Implement Business Connectivity Services
    2. Implement Excel Services Application
    3. Implement PerformancePoint Services
    4. Implement InfoPath Services
    5. Implement Visio Services
    6. Implement Access Services
    7. Implement Office Web Apps
    8. Lab: Implement Office Web Apps
      1. Install and Configure Office Web Apps
      2. Configure and Test the Office Web Apps  in a Document Library
  10. User Profiles and Social Networking
    1. Configure User Profiles
    2. Implement SharePoint 2010 Social Networking Features
    3. Lab: Lab 10 A: Configuring User Profiles
      1. Creating a Service Application
      2. Configuring User Profiles
      3. Connecting BDC to SharePoint Profiles
      4. Administering ForeFront Identity Manager
    4. Lab: Configuring My Sites
      1. Configuring My Sites
      2. Creating a My Site
      3. Updating a User Profile
      4. Administering Colleagues
      5. Configuring Personal and Shared Documents
      6. Creating A My Site Personal Blog
      7. Administering My Tags and Notes
  11. Administering and Configuring SharePoint Search
    1. Configure Search
    2. Refine Search
    3. Lab: Configure Search
      1. Create and Configure A Content Source
      2. Configure Search Settings
      3. Add and Configure A Search Scope
    4. Lab: Refine Search
      1. Configure Relevance
      2. Create Keywords and Best Bets
      3. Configure a Thesaurus
      4. Configure Noise Words
  12. Installing and Upgrading to SharePoint 2010
    1. Install SharePoint Servers and Farms
    2. Upgrade to SharePoint 2010
    3. Monitor and Troubleshoot installation and upgrade
    4. Update SharePoint
    5. Lab: Implementing Advanced SharePoint 2010 Installations
      1. Create a Multi-Server Farm
      2. Configure SharePoint Server Roles
      3. Install Language Packs
    6. Lab: Scripting a SharePoint 2010 Install
      1. Creating a SharePoint 2010 Install Script
      2. Configuring SharePoint 2010 via Scripts
      3. Creating a SharePoint 2010 Service Applications Script
    7. Lab: Implementing SharePoint 2007 Upgrade Requirements
      1. Defragmenting Content Databases
      2. Migrating Content Between Databases
      3. Truncating and Backing Up Content Databases
      4. Installing Cumulative Update (Oct 2009)
      5. Analyzing the Upgrade
    8. Lab: Upgrading SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2010
      1. Upgrading the SharePoint Binaries
      2. Implement a Database Attach Upgrade
      3. Implementing a Visual Upgrade
  13. Implementing Business Continuity
    1. Configure High availability
    2. Backup and Restore SharePoint
    3. Lab: Implement a Backup Strategy
      1. Implement a Central Administration Backup Strategy
      2. Implement a Windows PowerShell Backup Strategy
    4. Lab: Implement a Restore Strategy
      1. Implement a Central Administration Restore  Strategy
      2. Perform a Partial Restore
  14. Monitoring and Optimizing SharePoint Performance
    1. Monitor Performance
    2. SharePoint Health Analyzer
    3. Usage reports and web analytics
    4. Monitor and Optimize SharePoint Performance
    5. Lab: Configure Diagnostic Logging
      1. Configure Diagnostic Logging
    6. Lab: Administer Logs with the ULS Viewer
      1. Troubleshoot Correlation Errors
      2. Lab: Configure Health Analyzer Rules
      3. Configure Health Analyzer Rules
    7. Lab: Build Reports Using the SharePoint Logging Database
      1. Configure the Logging Database
      2. Write Reports with the Logging Database

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