Use this learning roadmap to gain expertise about user profiles and associated technologies in SharePoint Server 2013.
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Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 makes it easy for people to work together. SharePoint 2013 enables you and your employees to set up web sites to share information with others, manage documents from start to finish, and publish reports to help everyone make informed decisions. A user profile is a collection of properties that describes a single user. A user profile also includes the policies and other settings that are associated with each property. SharePoint Server 2013 uses these user profiles in a variety of ways, for example, to organize information about the relationships among multiple users.
If you have not worked with user profiles yet, this article can help you learn how to build expertise with user profiles in SharePoint Server 2013. This article includes prerequisite articles that explain many fundamental concepts that you have to understand. After you understand the basics, you can start to learn about how to work with user profiles in SharePoint Server 2013 with the resources in the Level 100 (introductory) and 200 (intermediate) sections.
We recommend that you read the articles in the order listed.
This section contains links to resources that explain background information that you should understand before you work with user profiles in SharePoint Server 2013.
Step 1: Learn about SharePoint logical architecture and topologies
Step 2: Learn about SharePoint databases
Step 3: Learn about service applications in SharePoint Server
Step 4: Learn about new social computing features in SharePoint Server 2013 social computing
Step 5: Learn about Managing Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS), including managing organizational units (OUs), groups and users, and working with domain controllers
Step 6: Learn about Forefront Identity Manager (FIM)
Four Level 100 to 300
◾SharePoint 2013 training for IT pros – All presentations in Module 7: SharePoint 2013 social features
◾Resource Center: Identity management for SharePoint 2013 (IT pros)
◾Scenario: Personal sites (My Sites) in SharePoint Server 2013
Pierre Erol GIRAUDY
UGSF – AZEO – MVP