Exam 70-332

Advanced Solutions of Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013

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  • Published: February 1, 2013
  • Languages: English, Japanese
  • Audiences: IT professionals
  • Technology: Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013
  • Credit toward certification: MCSE, MSCM

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Copy the following content into an email message to your boss and update [the bracketed text] with the appropriate content.

Dear [your boss's name]:

I'd like to expand and prove my technical skills by earning a Microsoft Certification. My next step is taking Exam 70-332. The registration fee is {GET PRICE FROM EXAM PROVIDER}.

When I pass this certification, you'll have proof of my ability to work with Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013. Microsoft has training and online resources to help me prepare for the exam. I believe I'll be more effective and productive after achieving this valuable technical certification.

Let me know if you have any questions. In the meantime, you can find out more about this exam at http://www.microsoft.com/learning/en-us/exam-70-332.aspx. As you can see, the exam validates skills that are crucial to our team's success.

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Skills measured

This exam measures your ability to accomplish the technical tasks listed below. The percentages indicate the relative weight of each major topic area on the exam. The higher the percentage, the more questions you are likely to see on that content area on the exam.

Please note that the questions may test on, but will not be limited to, the topics described in the bulleted text.

  • Plan for SQL high availability and disaster recovery

    • Plan for SQL Server mirroring; plan for SQL Server clustering; plan for SQL Server AlwaysOn; plan for SQL Server Log Shipping; plan for storage redundancy; plan for login replication

  • Plan SharePoint high availability

    • Plan for service distribution; plan for service instance configuration; plan for physical server distribution; plan for network redundancy; plan for server load balancing; plan for SQL Server aliases

  • Plan backup and restore

    • Establish a SharePoint backup schedule; establish a SQL Server backup schedule; plan a non-production environment content refresh; plan for farm configuration recovery; plan for service application recovery; plan for content recovery

  • Plan a social workload

    • Plan communities; plan My Sites; plan social permissions; plan user profiles; plan activity feeds; plan connections

  • Plan and configure a search workload

    • Plan and configure search result relevancy; plan and configure index freshness; plan and configure result sources; plan and configure the end-user experience; plan and configure a search schema; analyze search analytics reports

  • Plan and configure a Web Content Management (WCM) workload

    • Plan and configure channels; plan and configure product catalog and topic pages; plan and configure Design Manager; plan and configure content deployment; plan and configure display templates; plan and configure variations

  • Plan an Enterprise Content Management (ECM) workload

    • Plan and configure E-Discovery; plan and configure document routing; plan and configure co-authoring; plan and configure record disposition and retention; plan large document repositories; plan and configure software boundaries

  • Evaluate content and customizations

    • Perform migration pre-check tasks; analyze content database test results; configure web application authentication for upgrade; resolve orphan objects; resolve missing file system components; resolve configuration conflict issues

  • Plan an upgrade process

    • Plan removal of servers in rotation; configure a parallel upgrade; configure read-only access for content; configure upgrade farms; measure upgrade performance; plan an installation sequence

  • Upgrade site collection

    • Perform a health check; analyze and resolve health check results; plan and configure available site collection modes; plan and configure site collection upgrade availability; plan and configure EVAL mode; plan and configure site collection upgrade throttling

  • Create and configure app management

    • Create and configure the App Store; create and configure subscriptions; configure marketplace connections; configure DNS entries; configure wildcard certificates

  • Create and configure productivity services

    • Create and configure Microsoft Excel Services, Microsoft Access services, Microsoft Visio services, Microsoft Word Automation services, Microsoft PowerPoint Conversion services, and Translation Services

  • Configure service application federation

    • Plan services to federate; perform a certificate exchange; manage trusts; manage service application permissions; publish service applications; consume service applications

  • Create and configure a Business Connectivity Service (BCS) and Secure Store application

    • Import and configure BCS models; configure BCS model security; configure BCS for search; generate a Secure Store master key; manage Secure Store target application permissions; create Secure Store target applications

  • Manage SharePoint solutions and applications

    • Manage sandbox solution quotas; configure sandbox solution management; deploy farm solutions; upgrade farm solutions; deploy Apps; upgrade Apps

  • Plan and configure a BI infrastructure

    • Plan and configure Performance Point; plan and configure reporting services; plan and configure PowerPivot; plan and configure Excel Services; plan and configure PowerView; plan and configure BI security

  • Create and configure work management

    • Configure a connection to Exchange; configure a connection to Microsoft Project Server; manage trusts; plan Exchange configuration for E-Discovery

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Microsoft Certification PREP Talk: Exam 332

In this episode of Prep tips from certification experts, James Seymour, Certification Planner, and William Baer, Senior Product Marketing Manager on the SharePoint product group, discuss the relevancy of the skills being measured on Exam 332.

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Exam Ref 70-332: Advanced Solutions of Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013

Published: March 2013

Prepare for Exam 70-332—and help demonstrate your real-world mastery of Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013. Designed for experienced IT professionals ready to advance their status, this Exam Ref focuses on the critical-thinking and decision-making acumen needed for success at the MCSE level.

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Who should take this exam?

Candidates for this exam typically have more than four years of hands-on experience planning and maintaining SharePoint and other core technologies upon which SharePoint depends, including Windows Server 2008 R2 or later, Internet Information Services (IIS), Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 or later, Active Directory, and networking infrastructure services.

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