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Advanced Technologies of SharePoint 2016


Duration: 5 Days

Method: Instructor-Led, Hands On

Price: $2950.00

Course Code: SH2007


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.


This 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.


Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Describe the core SharePoint 2016 architecture and its new and improved features.
  • Describe the key hybrid features in SharePoint 2016.
  • Plan and design a SharePoint 2016 environment to meet requirements for high availability and disaster recovery.
  • Plan and implement Business Connectivity Services and Secure Store Service.
  • Configure and manage productivity services for a SharePoint 2016 deployment.
  • Manage solutions in a SharePoint 2016 deployment.
  • Plan and configure social computing features.
  • Plan and configure web content management for an Internet-facing environment.
  • Plan and configure Enterprise Content Management in a SharePoint 2016 deployment.
  • Plan and configure business intelligence solutions.
  • Plan and configure work management, productivity, and collaboration platforms and features.
  • Perform an upgrade or migration to SharePoint 2016.


At least one year experience with deploying and administering multiple SharePoint Server 2013 farms across a large enterprise. The candidate should have completed Planning and Administering Microsoft SharePoint 2016, or should demonstrate equivalent skills.


  • I. Introduction to SharePoint 2016
    • Core components of the SharePoint 2016 architecture
    • New, deprecated, and removed features in SharePoint 2016
    • SharePoint 2016 and SharePoint Online editions
    • Lab:
      • Reviewing the core Microsoft SharePoint 2016 concepts
  • II. Introduction to hybrid scenarios for SharePoint 2016
    • Exploring the hybrid features in SharePoint 2016
    • Preparing for a hybrid SharePoint 2016 deployment
    • Labs:
      • Configuring an Office 365 tenant
      • Creating hybrid team sites
  • III. Designing business continuity management strategies
    • Designing database topologies for high availability and disaster recovery
    • Designing a SharePoint infrastructure for high availability
    • Planning for disaster recovery
    • Lab:
      • Planning and performing backup and restore
  • IV. Planning and implementing Business Connectivity Services and Secure Store Service
    • Planning and configuring BCS
    • Configuring the Secure Store Service
    • Managing BCS models
    • Labs:
      • Configuring BCS and the Secure Store Service
      • Managing BDC models
  • V. Configuring productivity services for a SharePoint 2016 deployment
    • Understanding the SharePoint Add-in architecture
    • Provisioning and managing apps and App Catalogs
    • Provisioning productivity services
    • Lab:
      • Configuring and managing SharePoint Add-ins
  • VI. Managing solutions in Microsoft SharePoint 2016
    • Understanding the SharePoint 2016 solution architecture
    • Managing sandboxed solutions
    • Lab:
      • Managing Solutions
  • VII. Connecting people
    • Managing user profiles
    • Enabling social interaction
    • Building communities
    • Labs:
      • Configuring profile synchronization and My Sites
      • Configuring community sites
  • VIII. Planning and configuring web content management
    • Planning and implementing a web content management infrastructure
    • Configuring managed navigation and catalog sites
    • Supporting multiple languages and locales
    • Enabling design and customization
    • Supporting mobile users
    • Labs:
      • Configuring managed navigation and catalog sites
      • Configuring device channels
  • IX. Planning and configuring Enterprise Content Management
    • Planning Enterprise Content Management
    • Planning and configuring eDiscovery
    • Planning records management
    • Labs:
      • Configuring eDiscovery in SharePoint 2016
      • Configuring records management in SharePoint Server 2016
  • X. Planning and configuring business intelligence solutions
    • Planning BI architecture
    • Planning, deploying, and managing BI services
    • Planning and configuring advanced analysis tools
    • Labs:
      • Installing Office Online Server
      • Configuring PowerPivot and Power View for SharePoint 2016
  • XI. Planning and configuring productivity and collaboration
    • Planning and configuring collaboration features
    • Planning and configuring composites
    • Labs:
      • Configuring and working with project sites
      • Configuring a workflow
  • XII. Upgrading and migrating
    • Preparing for an upgrade or migration
    • Upgrade to SharePoint 2016
    • Planning and managing a site-collection upgrade
    • Labs:
      • Performing a content database migration and upgrade from Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013
      • Managing site-collection upgrades