Single Sign On, or simply referred to many times as SSO, is a SharePoint Server feature that provides storage of credentials such as your username and password to your back end enterprise applications. Credentials are encrypted and stored within the SSO database in SharePoint and can be passed on your behalf to your backend Enterprise Applications. This video shows how to configure SSO and then use it with SharePoint Designer Data Views.Read more »
The STSADM utility is a very powerful friend of a SharePoint admin. Watch this video to learn how you can use this utility to back up SharePoint sitesRead more »
Central Administration in SharePoint is where all the magic happens. Setting Farm Level or Server level settings for SharePoint is all done here. The creation of Web Applications and Site Collections also happens through here and a whole lot more. This video explores the various functionality that is accessible to the SharePoint Admin through the Central Administration siteRead more »
Use the Search Center capability to search Enterprise data in your environmentRead more »
SharePoint out of the box does not contain the functionality to archive deleted sites. Use the Site Delete Capture feature made by available by Microsoft IT team on CodePlex to implement the site delete capture functionality.
This video walks you through obtaining this component, installing it and how to use it.Read more »
Import user profiles from your Active Directory directly into SharePoint. This allows for audience targeting features and people searchRead more »