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Planning and Administering SharePoint 2016 training, Part I of the series of 2 courses, is a five-day course that equips individuals with the essential knowledge to plan and administer a Microsoft SharePoint 2016 infrastructure.

It teaches you to deploy, administer, and troubleshoot your SharePoint environment through the provision of guidelines, hands-on labs, and considerations that will be an aid in optimizing your SharePoint deployment.

This course is a prerequisite for qualifying the exam of Planning and Administering SharePoint 2016 (70-339-1).

Module 1: Introducing SharePoint 2016

This module introduces the structure and capabilities of a SharePoint environment and the major changes for IT professionals in SharePoint 2016.


  • Key components of a SharePoint deployment
  • New features in SharePoint 2016
  • SharePoint 2016 deployment options

Module 2: Designing an Information Architecture

This module introduces how to gather business requirements and the key elements of a successful information architecture project.


  • Identifying business requirements
  • Understanding business requirements
  • Planning for discoverability
  • Organizing information in SharePoint 2016

Module 3: Designing a logical architecture

This module introduces how to approach a logical architecture design and how to document it.


  • SharePoint 2016 logical architecture Overview
  • Documenting your logical architecture

Module 4: Designing a physical architecture

This module introduces the physical design requirements for SharePoint 2016, and the physical components necessary to fulfill the physical architecture design.


  • Designing physical components for SharePoint deployments
  • SharePoint farm topologies
  • Designing supporting components for SharePoint deployments
  • Mapping a logical architecture design to a physical architecture design

Module 5: Installing and configuring SharePoint 2016

This module introduces how to install SharePoint 2016 in different topologies, script the installation, and configure a SharePoint 2016 environment.


  • Installing SharePoint 2016
  • Configuring SharePoint 2016 farm settings
  • Scripting installation and configuration of SharePoint

Module 6: Creating web applications and site collections

This module introduces how to create web applications in SharePoint 2016 and how to configure these applications.


  • Creating web applications
  • Configuring web applications
  • Creating and configuring site collections

Module 7: Planning and configuring service applications

This module introduces the service application architecture in SharePoint 2016, and how to provision and manage service applications.


  • Introduction of service application architecture
  • Creating and configuring service applications

Module 8: Managing users and permissions, and securing content

This module introduces how to configure authorization in SharePoint 2016. It also introduces how to configure site collection security in SharePoint 2016.


  • Configuring authorization in SharePoint 2016
  • Managing access to content

Module 9: Configuring authentication for SharePoint 2016

This module introduces about the SharePoint 2016 authentication infrastructure, and how to configure claims, providers, and identity federation for SharePoint 2016.


  • Overview of authentication
  • Configure server-to-server authentication
  • Configure federated authentication

Module 10: Securing a SharePoint 2016 deployment

This module introduces how to secure a SharePoint 2016 deployment at the platform level, and how to configure farm-level security settings for a SharePoint 2016 deployment.


  • Securing the platform
  • Configuring farm-level security

Module 11: Managing taxonomy

This module introduces how to create and manage content types and content type propagation.


  • Managing content types
  • Configure the managed metadata service
  • Understand managed metadata

Module 12: Configuring user profiles

This module introduces how to configure the User Profile service application, and manage user profiles and audiences.


  • Configure the User Profile Service Application
  • Managing user profiles and audiences

Module 13: Configuring Enterprise Search

This module introduces the Search Service Application and introduces how to configure the Search service in SharePoint 2016.


  • Understanding the Search Service Application architecture
  • Managing Enterprise Search
  • Configuring Enterprise Search

Module 14: Monitoring and maintaining a SharePoint 2016 environment

This module introduces how to implement a monitoring plan for SharePoint 2016, and optimize the performance of a SharePoint 2016 deployment


  • Monitoring a SharePoint 2016 environment
  • Planning and configuring caching
  • Tuning and optimizing a SharePoint 2016 environment
  • Troubleshooting a SharePoint 2016 environment

The SharePoint 2016 Planning and Administering training course is intended for IT professionals who are keen to learn how to install, configure, deploy, and manage SharePoint 2016 installations either in a data center or in the cloud.

The candidate should possess the minimal qualifications typically:

  • Working knowledge of, and hands-on experience with SharePoint Online.
  • Affinity with SharePoint workloads.
  • Experience working with business continuity management, including data backup, restoration, and high availability.
  • Experience working with authentication and security technologies.
  • Experience working with Windows PowerShell.

Before taking this course, participants must have knowledge of:

  • Deploying and managing applications natively, virtually, and in the cloud.
  • Software management in a Windows Server 2012 or Windows Server 2012 server environment.
  • Configuring AD DS for use in authentication, authorization, and as a user store.
  • Administering IIS.
  • Managing databases and server roles in SQL Server.
  • Managing an application remotely by using Windows PowerShell 4.0.
  • Using Microsoft Hyper-V virtual machines.

Name Code Fee
Advanced Technologies of SharePoint 2016 70-339 5000.00

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