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Your practical guides to SharePoint 2010 planning, deployment, and administration
Get your business collaboration platform up and running smoothly with this two-in-one administrator's toolkit. Plan and deploy your SharePoint 2010 implementation with the Administrator's Companion. Then, get the ready answers you need for day-to-day SharePoint administration with the Administrator's Pocket Consultant—ideal whether you’re at your desk or in the field.
The two books included in this kit are:
Microsoft SharePoint 2010 Administrator’s Companion
This indispensable, single-volume reference details the features, components, and capabilities of SharePoint 2010. Gain the real-world insights, practical workarounds, and key troubleshooting tactics you need for on-the-job results.
- Plan server-farm topology and information architecture
- Walk though installation and upgrade procedures
- Configure and integrate Microsoft SQL Server 2008
- Build and manage web applications and site collections
- Design and administer site-search services
- Get scenario-based guidance for scaling out services
- Implement an Enterprise Content Management solution
- Administer information-management policies
- Apply best practices for security, data protection, and disaster recovery
- Streamline administration with Windows PowerShell
Microsoft SharePoint 2010 Administrator’s Pocket Consultant
Portable and precise, this pocket-sized guide delivers the focused information you need for daily SharePoint 2010 administration. Zero in on core commands and techniques using quick-reference tables, instructions, and lists.
- Install or upgrade to SharePoint 2010
- Configure core server-farm operations
- Build and manage Web applications and site collections
- Administer Enterprise Content Management
- Set up document and information management policies
- Configure and scale your site search services
- Test and implement security settings
- Use Windows PowerShell cmdlets
- Conduct backups and recovery
Covers Service Pack 1!
Apply best practices for administering Exchange Server 2010 and SP1--and optimize your operational efficiency and results. This guide captures the field-tested solutions, real-world lessons, and candid advice of practitioners across the range of business and technical scenarios--and across the IT life cycle. Gain expert insights on what works, where to make tradeoffs, and how to implement the best decisions for your organization.
Discover how to:
- Apply scenario-based guidance for planning and deployment
- Prepare Active Directory® and the server environment
- Validate requirements and understand configuration tradeoffs
- Learn best ways to manage users, mailboxes, and permissions
- Optimize message routing and security
- Design and implement Unified Messaging and federated delegation
- Define your archiving and compliance strategy
- Build high availability into your backup and recovery plan
- Monitor and tune performance
- Apply proven troubleshooting tactics
Companion Web content features:
- Checklists, planning worksheets, and other job aids
- Quick Reference Guide to best practices, including recommended configurations
- Fast-reference card for using Windows PowerShell™
Dive into Exchange Server 2010 and SP1and discover how to really put your messaging solutions to work! This well-organized and in-depth reference packs all the details you need to deploy and manage Exchange 2010, including hundreds of timesaving solutions, expert tips, and workarounds. Topics include preparing for the deployment of Exchange 2010; new features of Service Pack 1; using Remote PowerShell and the Exchange Management Shell; understanding how the new Role Based Access Control (RBAC) permissions model works and how to customize it to your requirements; the new high availability model for the Exchange Store and how to approach designs for Database Availability Groups; using compliance features such as archive mailboxes, retention policies, and multi-mailbox discovery searches; the new role of the Client Access Server as the MAPI endpoint for Microsoft Outlook clients; the redesign of Outlook Web App (OWA) and the introduction of the Exchange Control Panel; and many more topics to ease the roll-out of Microsofts latest messaging server.
Get the critical, in-depth information you need to administer SharePoint 2010. Led by SharePoint MVPs and featuring insights from the SharePoint community and members of the SharePoint Team at Microsoft, you'll discover how to plan, design, deploy, and manage strategic solutions using SharePoint 2010, Microsoft SQL Server®, Windows PowerShell™, and other key technologies.
The two books included in this kit are:
- 9780735627222 SharePoint® 2010 Administrators Pocket Consultant
- 9780735627208 SharePoint® 2010 Administrators Companion
About the Author
Ben Curry, CISSP, MCP, MCTS, is a Microsoft® MVP for SharePoint® Server and a network architect specializing in knowledge management and collaboration technologies. He develops custom SharePoint® solutions and has presented at TechEd and Dev Connections.
Bill English, MCTS, MCT, CTT+, GSEC certified, is a Microsoft® MVP for SharePoint® Server. He runs a leading training and consulting company, has written 10+ books, and speaks at the Microsoft® Office SharePoint® Conference, Comdex, and other events.
Brian Alderman has his master's in Computer Information Systems and is currently employed by Mindsharp which is located in the Minneapolis-St. Paul area of Minnesota. Since 1995, he has held several Microsoft certifications that currently include; MCT, MCTS for SharePoint, MCITP for SQL Server®, MCSA and MCSE for Windows Server®, and also his PMP certification. As a Senior Technical Instructor and Consultant he has nearly 15 years of experience in networking, SQL Server databases, SharePoint technologies, and project management. Brian's previous publications include Windows 2000 Professional and SQL Server 2000 Administration. He is an active speaker at SharePoint Industry conferences including SharePoint Saturday's and the SharePoint Best Practices Conference.
Mark Ferraz is the President of SolutionsMark (www.solutionsmark.com), a Houston-based consulting firm specializing in the design, development, and implementation of enterprise platforms, solutions, and services based on Microsoft SharePoint Products and Technologies. As a Senior Information Architect, Enterprise Network/Systems Architect, and Developer, Mark has over ten years of experience designing, managing, and implementing complex projects for some of the world's largest companies. In addition to being a contributing author of Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 Best Practices, Mark is an active speaker at industry conferences such as SharePoint Best Practices Conference and SharePoint Technology Conference.
Table of Contents
About the SidebarsForewordAcknowledgmentsIntroductionPart I: Preparing for Exchange Server 2010
- Chapter 1: Introducing Exchange Server 2010
- Chapter 2: Exchange Deployment Projects
- Chapter 3: Exchange Environmental Considerations
Part II: Designing Exchange Server 2010
- Chapter 4: Client Access in Exchange 2010
- Chapter 5: Routing and Transport
- Chapter 6: Mailbox Services
- Chapter 7: Edge Transport and Messaging Security
- Chapter 8: Automated Message Processing, Compliance, and Archiving
- Chapter 9: Unified Messaging
- Chapter 10: Federated Delegation
- Chapter 11: Designing High Availability
- Chapter 12: Backup, Restore, and Disaster Recovery
- Chapter 13: Hardware Planning for Exchange Server 2010
Part III: Upgrading to Exchange Server 2010
- Chapter 14: Upgrading from Exchange Server 2003 and Exchange Server 2007
Part IV: Deploying and Managing Exchange Server 2010
- Chapter 15: Preparing for and Deploying Exchange Server 2010
- Chapter 16: Managing Exchange
- Chapter 17: Operating and Troubleshooting Exchange Server 2010