PowerShell for Microsoft SharePoint 2010 Administrators

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October 28, 2010


Mixed media product, 368 pages

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0071747974 / 9780071747974


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Main description

Take control of SharePoint 2010 with PowerShell!

Administer SharePoint 2010 using PowerShell with help from this practical guide. PowerShell for Microsoft SharePoint 2010 Administrators explains how to configure and manage the latest version of the powerful enterprise collaboration platform. Find out how to automate the installation process, construct dynamic SharePoint environments, create and extend Web applications, and manage service applications. Backup, security, and performance enhancement techniques are also fully covered in this comprehensive resource.

  • Understand key SharePoint 2010 concepts and components
  • Learn the basics of PowerShell for SharePoint administration
  • Develop custom PowerShell scripts and functions
  • Automate SharePoint 2010 management using PowerShell
  • Manage Web applications and content databases
  • Administer sites and site collections
  • Control list items and metadata
  • Handle document management
  • Enable Remote BLOB Storage
  • Query SQL Server databases

Table of contents

Part I: An Introduction to SharePoint 2010
Chapter 1 Overview of SharePoint 2010
Chapter 2 Managing SharePoint 2010
Part II: An Introduction to PowerShell in SharePoint 2010
Chapter 3 Getting Started with PowerShell in SharePoint 2010
Chapter 4 Managing SharePoint 2010 with Windows PowerShell
Chapter 5 Variables, Arrays, and Hashtables
Chapter 6 Operators
Chapter 7 Flow Control and Object Disposal
Chapter 8 Functions, Scripts, and Remoting
Part III: SharePoint 2010 and PowerShell: Real World Solutions
Chapter 9 Scripted Installation
Chapter 10 Working with Web Applications
Chapter 11 Working with Site Collections
Chapter 12 Managing Sites
Chapter 13 Managing the Look and Feel of Sites
Chapter 14 Working with SharePoint Lists
Chapter 15 Managing SharePoint List Items
Chapter 16 Managing Documents in Document Libraries
Chapter 17 Manage Versioning
Chapter 18 Managing Service Applications
Chapter 19 Managing Users and Groups
Chapter 20 Working with Content Databases
Chapter 21 Backup & Restore

Author comments

Niklas Goude is a Windows PowerShell MVP, PowerShell instructor, author, and frequent conference speaker. He is a moderator for The Official Scripting Guys Forum and an expert at SecretsOfSharePoint.com. Niklas also runs the blog powershell.nu.

Mattias Karlsson is a senior consultant with extensive experience in SharePoint products and technologies. He is a SharePoint expert focusing on implementation, administration, and configuration; an expert at SecretsOfSharePoint.com; and a frequent trainer and speaker at SharePoint events. Mattias also runs the blog mysharepointofview.com.

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