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Microsoft SharePoint 2016 Administrator (MCITP)

Course number: CGIMSA40


In an intense and immersive learning environment, you will build your hands-on skills and prepare for the SharePoint 2016 certification exams. This extended-hours Boot Camp, led by senior Global Knowledge instructors, will includes targeted lectures Microsoft Learning recommended content as well as six months of access to hands-on remote labs.

This Boot Camp includes all the exam vouchers required for certification, along with one free retake voucher if needed. It also includes access to our Online Exam Prep Program, providing indispensable certification exam prep.

Our exclusive Online Exam Prep Program includes:

  • 24×7 chat support by certified mentors: Direct, on-demand access to live certified experts for customized training support
  • Access to the online Microsoft Press E-Reference Library, including all Training Kits, Exam References, and Rapid Review books
  • Recommended Microsoft Reading List designed by our instructors, including topics and chapters within the Microsoft Press E-Reference Library
  • Certification practice exams from Transcender: Industry-best practice exams that provide realistic simulations of the Microsoft certification exams in online and downloadable versions
  • Recorded ‘Power Hours’ for each exam: online review session covering key exam objectives conducted by our expert instructors
  • On-demand live remote labs: 24×7 on-demand access for six months so there’s no scheduling required

This course incorporates content from the Microsoft Official Courses (MOC):

  • Configuring and Administering Microsoft SharePoint 2016 (M10174)
  • Designing a Microsoft SharePoint 2016 Infrastructure (M10231)

What You’ll Learn

  • Key topics and concepts addressed in the exams 70-667 TS: Microsoft SharePoint 2016 Configuring and 70-668 Pro: Microsoft SharePoint 2016 Administrator
  • Validate current knowledge through lab performance, reinforce learning objectives, and review the most comprehensive and realistic exam questions with Transcender test-preparation software
  • At least two years of experience with the SharePoint environment, including administering, deploying, managing, monitoring, upgrading, migrating, and designing
  • Experience with Windows PowerShell scripting, Server 2008, and Active Directory administration
  • Familiarity with physical topologies and services architecture, infrastructure capacity (users and topology), disaster recovery and availability, migration and upgrade, security and compliance requirements
  • Familiarity with Information search strategy integration with other data sources, information architecture (taxonomy), client application services deployment
  • Knowledge of security concepts, authentication methods, and compliance requirements
  • Familiarity with Networking infrastructure services including DNS and IIS and farm performance and availability
Who Needs to Attend

IT professionals who are responsible for planning, designing, and deploying Microsoft SharePoint 2016 infrastructures, who are senior administrators, and who may act as the technical lead over a team of administrators


MCTS: Microsoft SharePoint 2016, Configuration; MCITP: Microsoft SharePoint 2016 Administrator

You Will Prepare For These Exams:

70-667: TS: Microsoft SharePoint 2016, Configuring; 70-668: Pro: Microsoft SharePoint 2016 Administrator

Upon Passing These Exams You Will Earn These Certifications

• MCTS: Microsoft SharePoint 2016, Configuration
• MCITP: Microsoft SharePoint 2016 Administrator

Course Outline
Exam 70-667: TS: Microsoft SharePoint 2016, Configuring
  • Exam 70-667: TS: Microsoft SharePoint 2016, Configuring
1. Introducing SharePoint 2016 (M10174)
  • Evaluating the Features
  • Preparing
  • Installing
  • Advanced Installation
2. Create a SharePoint 2016 Intranet (M10174)
  • Initial Farm Configuration
  • Configuring the SharePoint Logical Structure
  • SharePoint Web Application and Physical Architecture
3. Administering and Automating SharePoint
  • Configure Central Administration
  • Administer SharePoint from the Command Line
  • Automate SharePoint Operations with Windows PowerShell
4. Configuring Content Management
  • Optimize Content Storage and Access
  • Manage Site Content Types and Site Columns
  • Configure the Managed Metadata Service
5. Configuring Authentication
  • Classic SharePoint Authentication Providers
  • Federated Authentication
6. Securing Content (M10174)
  • Administer SharePoint Users and Groups
  • Implement SharePoint Roles and Role Assignments
  • Secure and Audit SharePoint Content
7. Managing SharePoint Customizations
  • Customize SharePoint
  • Deploy and Manage Features and Solutions
  • Configure Sandboxed Solutions
8. Configuring and Securing SharePoint Services and Applications
  • Secure the Enterprise SharePoint Service
  • Secure and Isolate Web Applications
  • Configure Service Applications
9. User Profiles and Social Networking
  • Configure User Profiles
  • Implement SharePoint 2016 Social Networking Features
10. Administering and Configuring SharePoint Search
  • Configure Search
  • Refine Search
11. Implementing Productivity Service Applications
  • Implement Business Connectivity Services
  • Configure Excel Services
  • PerformancePoint Services
  • Implement InfoPath Forms Services
  • Implement Visio Services Features
  • Implement Access Services
  • Implement Office Web Apps
12. Installing and Upgrading to SharePoint 2016
  • Install SharePoint Servers and Farms
  • Upgrade to SharePoint 2016
  • Evaluate Installations and Upgrades
  • Configure SharePoint Operation Settings
  • Update SharePoint
13. Implementing Business Continuity
  • Configure High Availability
  • Back Up and Restore SharePoint
14. Monitoring and Optimizing SharePoint Performance
  • Monitor Performance
  • SharePoint Health Analyzer
  • Usage Reports and Web analytics
  • Monitor and Optimize SharePoint Performance
15. SharePoint Online and Office 365
  • Set up Office 365 and Administer SharePoint Online
Exam 70-668: Pro: Microsoft SharePoint 2016 Administrator
  • Exam 70-668: Pro: Microsoft SharePoint 2016 Administrator
1. Designing a Logical Architecture (M10231)
  • Identify Business Requirements
  • SharePoint 2016Logical Architecture
  • Document the Logical Architecture
  • SharePoint Online
  • SharePoint 2016 Service Pack 1
2. Planning a Service Application Architecture (M10231)
  • Service Application Architecture in SharePoint 2016
  • Service Application Architecture and Components
  • Topologies for Service Applications
  • Map Service Applications to Your Logical Architecture
3. Planning for Performance and Capacity (M10231)
  • Principles of Performance Planning
  • Design for Performance
  • Principles of Capacity Planning
  • Design for Capacity
4. Designing a Physical Architecture (M10231)
  • Design Physical Components for SharePoint Deployments
  • Design Supporting Components for SharePoint Deployments
  • SharePoint Farm Topologies
  • Map a Logical Architecture Design to a Physical Architecture Design
5. Designing an Enterprise Search Strategy (M10231)
  • SharePoint 2016 Search Architecture
  • Search Topologies in SharePoint 2016
  • Capacity and Performance Planning for Search
  • Map Business Requirements to Search Design
6. Planning Enterprise Content Management (M10231)
  • Enterprise Content Management
  • Plan Tasks for Content Management
  • Plan Features and Policies for Content Management
  • Plan Web Content Management
7. Planning a SharePoint 2016 Implementation of a Business Intelligence Strategy (M10231)
  • Business Intelligence Principles
  • Plan Data Access by using BCS
  • Plan SharePoint 2016 Business Intelligence Solutions
  • Plan for Reporting and Presentation
8. Developing a Plan for Governance (M10231)
  • Governance
  • Key Elements of a Governance Plan
  • Plan for Governance in SharePoint Server 2016
  • Governance Implementation Features and Policies in SharePoint Server 2016
9. Designing a Maintenance and Monitoring Plan
  • Principles of Maintenance and Monitoring
  • Create a Maintenance Plan for SharePoint 2016
  • Create a Monitoring Plan for SharePoint 2016
  • Considerations for the Maintenance and Monitoring of Associated Technologies
10. Planning for Upgrading to SharePoint 2016
  • Identify Upgrade Scenarios
  • Plan Your Upgrade
  • Upgrade Considerations
11. Planning for SharePoint Online
  • Plan for Administration of SharePoint Online
  • Hybrid Deployments
  • Labs
Lab 1: Install SharePoint 2016
  • Create Active Directory Accounts for SharePoint
  • Install SharePoint Server Prerequisites
  • Install SharePoint Server
  • Configure the SharePoint Installation
  • Install a Language Pack (Optional)
Lab 2: Create a SharePoint 2016 Intranet
  • Create a Web Application
  • Create a Site Collection
  • Create a Site Collection in a New Content Database
Lab 3: Automate SharePoint with Windows PowerShell
  • Add SharePoint Functionality to Windows PowerShell
  • Delegate the Ability to Use Windows PowerShell to Manage SharePoint
  • Report Web and Site Collection Properties
  • Create Site Collections Using Windows PowerShell
  • Create and Update Items
Lab 4a: Configure List Throttling and Remote BLOB Storage
  • Configure List Throttling
  • Enable FILESTREAM and Provision the RBS Data Store
  • Install RBS on All SharePoint Web and Application Servers
  • Configure the Blob Size Threshold for RBS
Lab 4b: Configure Managed Metadata
  • Configure and Implement Managed Metadata
Lab 5a: Configure Custom Authentication
  • Create the ASP.NET Membership Database
  • Create a Web Application that Uses Claim-Based Authentication
Lab 5b: Configure Secure Store
  • Create User Accounts for Access to External Data
  • Configure Secure Store Services
  • Configure Secure Store Unattended Account
Lab 6: Configure Security for SharePoint Content
  • Manage SharePoint Groups
  • Create Custom Permission Levels
  • Manage Permissions and Inheritance
  • Create a Web Application Policy
Lab 7a: Administer Features and Solutions
  • Administer Features
  • Administer Solutions
Lab 7b: Administer Sandboxed Solutions
  • Administer SandBoxed Solutions
  • Modify SandBoxed Solutions Timer Jobs
  • Configure Sandbox Points
Lab 8a: Administer SharePoint Services
  • Administer SharePoint and Windows Services
Lab 8b: Configure Application Security
  • Configure Web Application and Application Pool Security
  • Configure Secure Sockets Layer Security
Lab 8C: Configure Service Applications
  • Create a Service Application
Lab 9a: Configure User Profiles
  • Create a User Profile Service Application
  • Configure User Profiles
  • Configure Profile Import from External Data Sources
Lab 9b: Administer My Sites
  • Configure My Sites
  • Create Your My Site and Profile
  • Configure Social Networking Features
Lab 10a: Configure Search
  • Create Content for Search
  • Create an Enterprise Search Center Site
  • Create and Configure a Content Source
  • Configure File Types
  • Configure Search Settings
  • Configure Managed Properties
Lab 10b: Tune SharePoint Search
  • Create Keywords and Best Bets
  • Configure a Thesaurus
  • Configure Noise Words
Lab 11: Implement Office Web Apps
  • Install and Configure Office Web Apps
  • Configure and Test the Office Web Apps in a Document Library
Lab 12a: Prepare SharePoint 2013 for Upgrade to SharePoint 2016
  • Perform SQL Server Database Maintenance
  • Move a Site Collection between Content Databases
  • Prepare SQL Server Databases for Upgrade
  • Prepare SharePoint 2013 for Upgrade
Lab 12b: Upgrade SharePoint 2013 to SharePoint 2016
  • Upgrade Content Databases
  • Implement a Visual Upgrade
Lab 13a: Implement a Backup Strategy
  • Implement a Central Administration Backup Strategy
  • Work with Backup and Restore for Disaster Recovery
  • Implement a Windows PowerShell Backup Strategy
Lab 13b: Implement a Restore Strategy
  • Restore a Web Application Using Central Administration
  • Investigate SharePoint Restore Log and Files
  • Perform a Partial Restore
Lab 14a: Configure Monitor SharePoint
  • Configure SharePoint Diagnostic Logging
Lab 14b: Analyze SharePoint Health
  • Configure Health Analyzer Rules
  • Review and Repair Health Analyzer Problems
Lab 14c: Report SharePoint Usage
  • Configure SharePoint Usage Data Collection
  • Create Reports from the Logging Database
Lab 15: Design a Logical Architecture
  • Map Business Requirements to a Logical Architecture Design
  • Create a Logical Architecture Diagram
Lab 16: Plan a Service Application Architecture
  • Identify and Design Service Applications
  • Create Service Applications and Assign Proxy Groups
Lab 17: Plan for Capacity and Performance
  • Create a Performance Plan
  • Create a Capacity Plan
Lab 18: Design a Physical Architecture
  • Plan the Physical Architecture
  • Troubleshoot a Name Resolution Problem
Lab 19: Design an Enterprise Search Strategy
  • Plan for Search
  • Plan Physical Topology
  • Create Search Service Applications
  • Configure Search
Lab 20: Plan Enterprise Content Management
  • Develop a Content Management Plan
  • Enable and Configure Document IDs and Content Organizer
  • Configure Retention Policies and Records Management
Lab 21: Plan a SharePoint 2016 Implementation of a Business Intelligence (BI) Strategy
  • Plan the SharePoint Business Intelligence Implementation
  • Create a BI Center and Enabling Excel Services
Lab 22: Develop a Plan for Governance
  • Create a Governance Plan
  • Implement the Governance Plan
Lab 23: Design a Maintenance and Monitoring Plan
  • Resolve an Error in SharePoint 2016
  • Split a Content Database
Lab 24: Plan for Upgrading to SharePoint 2016
  • Create an Upgrade and Migration Plan

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