On Monday, Nov. 19th starting @ 8:30 CST, Microsoft is offering a FREE Virtual Labcast (I.e., Proctored Virtual Lab). This is a hands-on lab, where you will be able to work through the exercises via a hosted Virtual Lab, provided by Microsoft. This is a great opportunity for SharePoint Administrators, or those who want to learn more about SharePoint Administration.
Sorry for the late notice, but I just found out about it myself.
Registration link: https://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/WebCastEventDetails.aspx?EventID=1032349538&EventCategory=2&culture=en-US&CountryCode=US
Monday, November 19, 2007 8:30 AM Central Time (US & Canada)
Join this Full Day virtual training to learn the new and exciting features of Microsoft® Office SharePoint Server 2007. In this hands-on session, we will show you how to prepare for an Office SharePoint Server 2007 Implementation going through the planning and designing for non-functional requirements. You will see an overview of Implementing Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 Search and Indexing. This virtual training event will also provide a hands-on virtual lab environment where you can perform the tasks yourself with step-by-step guidance from Microsoft professionals, giving you experience-based knowledge of Office SharePoint Server 2007
After completing the virtual lab, you will be able to:
Who Should Attend:
This course is for IT Professionals who are experienced with Windows® operating system and Office technologies looking to deploy Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007.
This is an all day event from 9 am to 5 pm with three sessions:
Module 1: 8:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Deploying Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007
This module provides high-level information about deployment environments and its prerequisites, and then focuses on the tasks and activities involved in installing and configuring Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007. The module concludes with an overview and examples of Shared Service Providers. We will discuss Office SharePoint Server 2007 Deployment Architecture, Installing Office SharePoint Server 2007 and Managing Shared Services Providers
After completing this event, students will be able to:
Module 2: 11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
This module will provides details and guidance about general administrative tasks for Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007. We will show you how to Create Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 Sites and Manage the Office SharePoint Server 2007 features.
Module 3: 2:30 PM – 5:00 PM
This module focuses on the concepts, requirements, and processes for implementing search and indexing.
We will review Implementing Office SharePoint Server 2007 Search and Indexing.
To get the most from this course, you will need:
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