• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

SharePoint 2016 is a volatile product with many (virtual) moving parts. In order to keep your SharePoint farm running smoothly, you will need to be both proactive and reactive, ensuring that your system can handle its workload and then resolving issues that will inevitably arise. In this course, you will learn to monitor, tune, and troubleshoot the SharePoint infrastructure.

Learning Objectives

Monitor a SharePoint Environment

  • start the course
  • understand the requirements associated with monitoring SharePoint 2016
  • configure SharePoint 2016 performance counter capture
  • configure SharePoint 2016 page performance monitoring
  • configure SharePoint 2016 usage and health providers
  • monitor and forecast SharePoint 2016 storage needs
  • monitor SharePoint 2016 hybrid cloud deployments

Tune and Optimize a SharePoint Environment

  • describe the goals and limitations of tuning a SharePoint 2016 environment for optimization
  • plan for SharePoint 2016 capacity software boundaries
  • tune SharePoint 2016 network performance
  • plan and configure SQL optimization for SharePoint 2016
  • plan and configure a SharePoint 2016 caching strategy

Troubleshoot a SharePoint Environment

  • describe the tools and techniques of SharePoint troubleshooting
  • establish SharePoint 2016 baseline performance
  • perform SharePoint 2016 client-side tracing
  • perform SharePoint 2016 server-side tracing
  • analyze SharePoint 2016 usage data
  • enable a SharePoint 2016 Developer Dashboard
  • analyze SharePoint 2016 diagnostic logs
  • troubleshoot SharePoint 2016 hybrid cloud issues


  • track down the correct information needed to help you resolve a SharePoint 2016 trouble ticket

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.