70-667: Configuring Microsoft SharePoint 2010


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70-667: Configuring Microsoft SharePoint 2010

The 70-667: Configuring Microsoft SharePoint 2010 online training course teaches students how to install, configure, and administer Microsoft SharePoint 2010 and also how to manage and monitor sites and users by using Microsoft SharePoint 2010.

It will also cover the new features and functionality introduced with SharePoint 2010 SP1 as well as Office 365’s SharePoint Online.

Exam Number: 70-667


Doug Bassett, MCITP, MCSE, MCT

Course Information

Skills Learned

  • Installing and Configuring a Microsoft SharePoint 2010 Environment
  • Managing a SharePoint Environment
  • Deploying and Managing Applications
  • Maintaining a SharePoint Environment
  • Understand appropriate command-Line, PowerShell and applicable management shell commands

Who Should Attend This Course

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


In addition to their professional experience, students who attend this course should have experience:

  • Administering Active Directory: creating and managing user and group accounts, delegation of administration, configuring Group Policy
  • Familiarity with Network Infrastructure: DNS, TCP/IP connectivity
  • General conceptual awareness of Microsoft .NET Framework as it relates to SharePoint 2010
  • General Administration of SQL Server 2005 or 2008: creating logons, assigning roles, using SQL Management Studio
  • One year experience using Windows PowerShell cmdlets
  • General security and authentication practices

Course Outline

Chapter 1: What’s New in Microsoft SharePoint 2010

  • New Requirements Overview
  • Requirements by Environment
  • What’s New and Different with SharePoint Server 2010?

Chapter 2: Planning and Deploying a SharePoint 2010

  • Installation and Upgrade
  • Planning the SharePoint Server 2010 Environment
  • SharePoint Server 2010: Deploying and Upgrading

Chapter 3: Configuring SharePoint Farm Environments

  • Server Farm Configuration Overview

Chapter 4: Configuring Service Applications

  • Service Applications Configuration Overview
  • Service Application Management

Chapter 5: Configuring Indexing and Search

  • Enterprise Search Overview
  • Managing Enterprise Search from General Application Settings
  • Managing the Enterprise Search Topology
  • Managing FAST Search for SharePoint

Chapter 6: Managing Operational Settings

  • Managing Metadata
  • Managing Database Operations for SharePoint
  • Managing Business Data Connectivity

Chapter 7: Managing User Accounts and Roles

  • Managing the User Profile Service

Chapter 8: Managing Authentication Providers and Permissions

  • Managing Authentication Methods
  • Managing Custom Permissions
  • Errors

Chapter 9: Managing Web Applications and Host Sites

  • Managing Business Intelligence
  • Administering PerformancePoint
  • Administering Excel Services

Chapter 10: Managing Site Collections

  • Site Collections Administration
  • Web Content Management

Chapter 11: Deploying and Managing Applications and Solutions

  • Sandbox Administration
  • Managing the State Service
  • Workflow Administration
  • Administering InfoPath Forms

Chapter 12: Backing Up and Restoring SharePoint

  • Configuring Permissions for Backup and Recovery
  • Managing Backup Operations
  • Managing Restore Operations

Chapter 13: Monitoring the SharePoint Environment

  • Understanding Monitoring Tools
  • Configuring Monitoring
  • Reviewing Logs and Reports

Chapter 14: Optimizing SharePoint

  • SharePoint Optimization
  • Configuring Mobile Administration

Chapter 15: Working with Windows PowerShell

  • Windows PowerShell Essentials
  • Opening the SharePoint 2010 Management Shell

Hands-On Labs

1. Developing KPIs and Scorecards with SharePoint 2010 PerformancePoint Services
2. Web Content Management Visual Upgrade
3. Advanced Search Security
4. Configuring Search UIs
5. Connectors & Using the Business Data Connectivity (BDC) Service
6. Federated Search
7. Linguistics
8. Monitoring & Systems Management
9. PowerShell for Search
10. Query API and Query Languages
11. Relevancy and Ranking
12. Search Reporting and Analytics
13. Upgrading SharePoint 2010 to FAST Search for SharePoint
14. Backup and Restore in SharePoint Server 2010
15. Business Connectivity Services
16. Business Continuity Management in SharePoint Server 2010
17. Configuring Remote Blob Storage FILESTREAM Provider for SharePoint 2010
18. Configuring Tenant Administration on SharePoint Server 2010
19. Configuring User Profile Synchronization in SharePoint Server 2010
20. Enterprise Search
21. Introduction to Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 Upgrade
22. Monitoring SharePoint 2010
23. New IT Pro Features in SharePoint Server 2010
24. Performance Management
25. SharePoint Designer for IT Pros
26. SharePoint RTM – IT PRO – Business Continuity Management
27. SharePoint RTM – IT PRO – Installing and Configuring
28. SharePoint RTM – IT PRO – Service Applications
29. SharePoint RTM – IT PRO – Upgrade
30. Windows PowerShell and SharePoint 2010

Plus, these “Perfect Practice” Simulations help fine tuning your skills:

1. Installing SharePoint Server 2010
2. Creating the First Site Collection in SharePoint Server 2010
3. Creating a Web Application in a Single-Server Depolyment
4. Adding Central Administration Web Site to Trusted Sites
5. Disabling Internet Explorer Enhanced Security Settings
6. Configuring Usage and Health Data Collection in Central Administration
7. Configuring Diagnostic Logging Using Central Administration
8. Configuring the SMTP Service
9. Configuring Basic Incoming Email Services
10. Configuring Outgoing Email in Central Administration
11. Using the Farm Configuration Wizard
12. Configuring Access Services in Central Administration
13. Configuring Access Services in Central Administration
14. Creating a Content Source
15. Adding a Content Database Using Central Administration
16. Creating a Custom User Profile Property
17. Managing Excel Services Trusted Locations
18. Setting Up My Sites
19. Configuring InfoPath Forms Service Session State


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