MS-20339-2: Advanced Technologies of SharePoint 2016


  • Duration: 5 Days
  • Mode of Delivery: Online -Instructor-led training
  • Job role: Solutions Architect, Developer
  • Preparation for exam: 70-339
  • Cost: USD$2,750.00

This five-day 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. This is the second in a sequence of two courses for IT Professionals and is aligned with the SharePoint 2016 IT Pro certification.


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.


  • We recommend taking Planning and Administering SharePoint 2016 (20339-1) or have equivalent skills and experience
  • At least a one-year experience of mapping business requirements to both logical and physical technical designs
  • Working knowledge of network design, including network security
  • Software management experience in a Windows Server 2012 R2 enterprise server or Windows Server 2016 environment
  • Deploying and managing applications natively, virtually, and in the cloud
  • Administering IIS
  • Configuring AD DS for use in authentication and authorization, and as a user store
  • Managing an application remotely by using Windows PowerShell 2.0 or later
  • Connecting applications to SQL Server
  • Implementing claims-based security

Skills Gained

  • 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 201

Course outline

Module 1: 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

Module 2: Introduction to hybrid scenarios for SharePoint 2016

  • Exploring the hybrid features in SharePoint 2016
  • Preparing for a hybrid SharePoint 2016 deployment

Module 3: 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

Module 4: Planning and implementing Business Connectivity Services and Secure Store Service

  • Planning and configuring BCS
  • Configuring the Secure Store Service
  • Managing BCS models

Module 5: Configuring productivity services for a SharePoint 2016 deployment

  • Understanding the SharePoint Add-in architecture
  • Provisioning and managing apps and App Catalogs
  • Provisioning productivity services

Module 6: Managing solutions in Microsoft SharePoint 2016

  • Understanding the SharePoint 2016 solution architecture
  • Managing sandboxed solutions

Module 7: Connecting people

  • Managing user profiles
  • Enabling social interaction
  • Building communities

Module 8: 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

Module 9: Planning and configuring Enterprise Content Management

  • Planning Enterprise Content Management
  • Planning and configuring eDiscovery
  • Planning records management

Module 10: Planning and configuring business intelligence solutions

  • Planning BI architecture
  • Planning, deploying, and managing BI services
  • Planning and configuring advanced analysis tools

Module 11: Planning and configuring productivity and collaboration

  • Planning and configuring collaboration features
  • Planning and configuring composites

Module 12: Upgrading and migrating to SharePoint 2016

  • Preparing for an upgrade or migration
  • Upgrade to SharePoint 2016
  • Planning and managing a site-collection upgrade


  • Reviewing the core Microsoft SharePoint 2016 concepts
    • Configuring SharePoint 2016 farms
    • Creating and configuring site collections and sites
    • Provisioning service applications by using the SharePoint 2016 Management Shell
  • Configuring an Office 365 tenant
  • Creating hybrid team sites
    • Preparing the SharePoint environment
    • Running the SharePoint Hybrid picker
  • Planning and performing backup and restore
    • Create a backup and restore plan
    • Test the backup and restore process
  • Configuring BCS and the Secure Store Service
    • Configuring the BDC Service Application
    • Configuring the Secure Store Service
  • Managing BDC models
    • Configuring a Secure Store Service target application
    • Importing and configuring BDC models
  • Configuring and managing SharePoint Add-ins
    • Configuring a SharePoint farm to support apps
    • Creating and configuring a corporate App Catalog
    • Deploying and monitoring apps
  • Managing solutions
    • Configuring a SharePoint farm to support sandboxed solutions
    • Configuring a SharePoint site to support sandboxed solutions
    • Deploying farm solutions
  • Configuring profile synchronization and My Sites
    • Configuring profile synchronization
    • Configuring My Sites
  • Configuring community sites
    • Creating a community site infrastructure
    • Configuring Community Site participation
  • Configuring managed navigation and catalog sites
    • Configuring a product catalog site
    • Configuring Cross-Site Publishing
    • Configuring publishing sites
  • Configuring device channels
  • Configuring eDiscovery in SharePoint 2016
    • Creating and configuring an eDiscovery Center
    • Discovering and preserving content
    • Querying and exporting content
  • Configuring records management in SharePoint Server 2016
  • Installing Office Online Server
  • Configuring PowerPivot and Power View for SharePoint 2016
    • Configuring PowerPivot for SharePoint 2016
    • Configuring Power View for SharePoint
  • Configuring and working with project sites
    • Creating an Office Online Server farm and configuring integration in SharePoint 2016
    • Creating project sites
    • Configuring project sites
    • Engaging project teams
    • Configuring Project Server integration
  • Configuring a workflow
    • Configuring Microsoft Azure Workflow and Microsoft SharePoint Workflow Services
    • Creating and testing a workflow
  • Performing a content database migration and upgrade from Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013
    • Migrating SharePoint Server 2013 Managed Metadata Service
    • Upgrading a SharePoint Server 2013 content database
  • Managing site-collection upgrades
    • Preparing site collections for upgrade
    • Upgrading site collections


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Our minimum class-size is 3 for this course.
If there are no scheduled dates for this course, it can be customized to suit the time and skill needs of clients and it can be held online, at a rented location or at your premises.
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Product Information

SharePoint is a powerful collaboration platform that lets you share and manage content, knowledge, and applications to empower teamwork.

SharePoint Server can be used on-premises or with a Microsoft 365 enterprise subscription to take advantage of all the latest features. Share common resources and applications on sites. Use search to discover information and expertise across your organization. And stay in the know with personalized news in SharePoint home and the SharePoint mobile apps.

Additional Information

CANCELLATION POLICY – There is never a fee for cancelling seven business days before a class for any reason. Data Vision Systems reserves the right to cancel any course due to insufficient registration or other extenuating circumstances. Participants will be advised prior to doing so.


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