CONTENTS

INTRODUCTION

SECTION I: GETTING STARTED WITH SHAREPOINT 2010

LESSON 1: WHY SHAREPOINT FOR BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE?

Kick Start Your Business Intelligence

Financial

Retail

Manufacturing

Healthcare

Government

SharePoint Features That Enhance Your Business

Extending Office into SharePoint

Customizing SharePoint 2010 to Match Your Company

Security and Service Model

New Architecture

Try It

Lesson Requirements

Hints

Step-by-Step

LESSON 2: SHAREPOINT 2010 TECHNICAL OVERVIEW

A New SharePoint Experience

System Requirements

Key Servers and Server Roles

Central Administration

Say Goodbye to Shared Service Providers

Improved Authentication Control

Claims Based Authentication

SharePoint Authentication

Additional SharePoint Features

Try It

Lesson Requirements

Hints

Step-by-Step

LESSON 3: SHAREPOINT CENTRAL ADMINISTRATION OVERVIEW

What Is Central Administration?

BI Service Applications

Basics of Site Management

Try It

Lesson Requirements

Hints

Step-by-Step

LESSON 4: DATA SECURITY OVERVIEW IN SHAREPOINT 2010

Managed Accounts

Unattended Service Account

Office Authentication Options

Best Practices

Try It

Lesson Requirements

Hints

Step-by-Step

SECTION II: CONFIGURING SHAREPOINT FOR BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE

LESSON 5: CREATING AND CONFIGURING EXCEL SERVICES APPLICATIONS

Creating an Excel Services Application

Enabling Excel Services

Configuring Excel Services Security and Authentication

Reporting and Caching Options

Try It

Lesson Requirements

Hints

Step-by-Step

LESSON 6: CREATING AND CONFIGURING ...

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