Sharepoint 2010 SP1: Configuring and Administering Search

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


Microsoft SharePoint 2010 SP1 is a business platform where people can collaborate, set up web sites, manage documents, and provide intelligence to make key business decisions. This course provides the essentials to configure and manage Search for SharePoint 2010. The course will cover how to configure crawl schedules, iFilters, crawl rules, content sources, scopes, managed properties, content types, search components, index partitioning and federated search locations . This course is one of a series in the SkillSoft learning path that covers the objectives for Microsoft Exam 70-667 (TS: Microsoft SharePoint 2010, Configuring). Passing this exam will earn the learner MCTS: SharePoint 2010, Configuration certification.

Target Audience

The audience profile for SkillSoft’s SharePoint 2010 SP1: Configuring training will be Windows Server administrators tasked with installing, configuring, and managing SharePoint Server 2010 SP1, SharePoint Online, and all supporting Servers and Services (such as Windows Server, SQL Server etc).


Expected Duration

150 min.

Course Objectives

Search for SharePoint Foundation

  • initialize Search in SharePoint Foundation
  • identify the considerations involved in using Search for SharePoint Foundation
  • Search for SharePoint Server

  • identify the components of the Search Application Topology page
  • match the Search Service Application Topology with its description
  • Search administration in SharePoint 2010

  • recognize how to administer Search for SharePoint Server for given scenarios
  • Configuring Search SharePoint 2010

    Administration Options

  • differentiate between site level and service application level search administration options
  • FAST for SharePoint Server 2010

  • match the key features of FAST to their descriptions
  • classify the key steps to install FAST for SharePoint under the major installation tasks
  • Optimizing Search in SharePoint 2010