• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

SharePoint 2016 can quickly become the fulcrum for the workflow of business. As its usefulness grows in your organization, so does the need to keep SharePoint up and running and, in a worst-case scenario, able to be rebuilt. In this course, you will learn to use the tools needed to keep SharePoint highly available and to use the backup and restore features that are available at different levels of the SharePoint hierarchy.

Learning Objectives

SharePoint 2016 High Availability

  • start the course
  • describe the tools and techniques used to create a highly available SharePoint 2016 environment
  • plan for SharePoint 2016 service distribution
  • plan for SharePoint 2016 physical server distribution and server load balancing
  • plan for SharePoint 2016 network and storage redundancy
  • plan for SQL Server aliases for SharePoint 2016
  • plan for SQL Server clustering for SharePoint 2016
  • plan for SQL Server AlwaysOn Availability Groups for SharePoint 2016
  • plan for SQL Server Log Shipping for SharePoint 2016

SharePoint 2016 Disaster Recovery

  • describe the tools and techniques used to create a recoverable SharePoint 2016 environment
  • create a regular backup schedule in SharePoint or in SQL Server
  • plan for SharePoint 2016 farm configuration recovery
  • plan for SharePoint 2016 service application recovery
  • plan for SharePoint 2016 content recovery
  • plan a SharePoint 2016 nonproduction environment content refresh
  • configure a SharePoint 2016 recovery solution using SQL Database running in Azure and other Azure backup solutions

Practice: Recover a SharePoint Instance

  • use the most appropriate method to recover a SharePoint 2016 farm

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.

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