Session 2: Configuring the Environment Part I: Building a Solid Foundation SharePoint 2013

Presented by: Colin Spence & Ulysses Ludwig

Running Time: 90 min

Session 2 builds upon the foundation created in Session 1 by covering the process of installing and customizing the SharePoint software. Best practices and pitfalls will be covered from the installation process to creating the site collections and implementing effective navigation and branding.

  • Installation best practices and pitfalls to avoid
  • Customizing and optimizing the site structure
  • Using multiple content databases, the pros and cons
  • Notable service applications and their core best practices
  • Navigation best practices
  • Branding from 10,000 feet to 1,000 feet