Configure Network Infrastructure for Windows SharePoint Services 3.0

This course is included in our On-demand training solution.


Configure the WSS 3.0 perimeter network infrastructure by implementing an ISA Server, configuring security accounts, increasing availability and configuring web site addressing.

Target Audience

The audience for this path are administrators of Windows SharePoint Services and technologies (and the web applications built on WSS), and other technical professionals who wish to certify in or deploy Office SharePoint Services 3.0.


A minimum of one-year of hands-on experience with Office SharePoint Technologies; proficiency in administering and configuring Internet Information Server (IIS), administering and configuring SQL Server 2000 or 2005 for Office SharePoint Technologies; a general understanding of Windows Server 2003 Active Directory administration, network infrastructure services, Internet Security, and Acceleration (ISA) Server, data back-up and restoration, network load balancing for applications, clustering, and ASP.NET 2.0 as it relates to Office SharePoint Services and technologies.

Expected Duration

140 min.

Course Objectives

Configure Network Infrastructure for Windows SharePoint Services 3.0

  • identify the appropriate perimeter network to set up in a given scenario.
  • configure ISA.
  • identify the steps for setting up secure access to a perimeter network.
  • configure an SSL certificate on ISA Server.
  • identify how WSS technologies can increase availability.
  • configure web site addressing for internal and external clients in a given scenario.
  • configure an alternate URL.