In this online learning course, you will build on your fundamental knowledge of MOSS 2007 and will learn how to plan and deploy MOSS 2007 solutions. Additionally, you will learn how to upgrade a SharePoint Portal Server 2003 installation to MOSS 2007. Finally, you will learn how to manage user access and site permissions. This course also helps prepare you for certification exam 70-630.
Have completed (or equivalent knowledge / experience): 5403AE - Implementing Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services 3.0.
Have on-the-job experience implementing, managing, and supporting Microsoft Windows Server 2003, including Internet Information Services (IIS).
Have working knowledge of networking, for example, TCP/IP and Domain Name System (DNS).
Have basic knowledge of key benefits of Microsoft Office SharePoint Server (MOSS), new features and functionality of MOSS, and WSS 3.0 acting as a platform for MOSS.
At the end of the course, students will be able to:
Describe the deployment models, deployment environments, server roles, scalability options, and installation requirements for deploying MOSS 2007.
Install MOSS 2007.
Describe the various upgrade methods, special upgrading cases, and best practices involved in the planning for an upgrade from SPS 2003 to MOSS 2007.
Describe the pre-upgrade tasks, steps in different upgrade methods, post-upgrade tasks, and the role of the CMS assessment tool in upgrading from SPS 2003 to MOSS 2007.
Describe the various site templates, how to create a site collection, and how to manage the features available in MOSS 2007.
Manage user accounts, user groups, and site permissions.
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Modules & Lessons
Deploying and Configuring Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007
Introducing the Deployment Architecture
Types of Deployment Models in MOSS 2007
Deployment Environments Available in MOSS 2007
Server Roles Available in MOSS 2007
Scalability Options Available in MOSS 2007
Prerequisites for Deploying MOSS 2007
Distinguishing Between the Different Deployment Models
Installing Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007
How to Perform a Clean Installation of MOSS 2007 on a Single Server
Prerequisites for Installing MOSS 2007 on a Server Farm
How to Configure the SharePoint Central Administration Site
Considerations for Installing MOSS 2007 on a Server Farm
How to Create an SSP
Planning an Upgrade to Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007
Methods Available for Upgrading from SPS 2003 to MOSS 2007
Differences Between In-Place and Gradual Upgrade Methods
Special Cases for Upgrading from SPS 2003 to MOSS 2007
Impact of the Upgrade Process on Search Features
Best Practices for Upgrading from SPS 2003 to MOSS 2007
Identifying the Appropriate Upgrade Method
Upgrading to Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007
What Are the Various Pre-Upgrade Tasks?
Steps to Perform an In-Place Upgrade
How to Perform a Gradual Upgrade
Steps to Perform a Database Migration
Post-Upgrade Steps for In-Place and Gradual Upgrade Methods
The Role of the CMS Assessment Tool in Migrating the CMS Data
Creating and Managing Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 Sites
Site Templates Available in MOSS 2007
How to Create a Site Collection
What Are Features?
Features Specific to MOSS 2007
Steps to Activate and Deactivate Features
Identifying the Appropriate Site Template to be Used in a Scenario
Managing Users and Site Permissions
Best Practices for Managing User Groups
How to Customize Site Permissions
What Are the Content Security Levels Available for a MOSS 2007 Site?
Considerations for Configuring Security for Lists and Items
What Are the Various User Permissions in MOSS 2007?
The Role of IRM in MOSS 2007
Lab: Deploying and Configuring Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007
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A Pentium II, 256 MB RAM with a processor speed greater than or equal to 400 MHZ
Microsoft® Windows® 2000 or higher
Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 or higher
Adobe Flash 7.0 or higher (1MB disk space needed to install)
Microsoft Silverlight 4.0 or higher
Microsoft Windows Media Player 7.0 or higher
Microsoft XML Core Services 3.0 or higher
A Super VGA monitor with minimum screen resolution 1024x768, with 16-bit color.
A sound card, and either speakers or headphones (for multi-media audio).
Internet bandwidth of 56K or faster. Broadband internet access is recommended.
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Microsoft Virtual Server ActiveX control (1MB disk space needed to install)