Upgrading to Sharepoint 2013

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Oct 31, 2013 (3 years and 7 months ago)

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Upgrading to
Sharepoint

2013

TSSPUG December 11, 2012


Presented by:

Shamil Turner |
sturner@metalogix.net



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Who we are…


UPGRADE

With

Speed

To

SharePoint

2010

&

2013


REDUCE

SharePoint

Storage

Costs


CONSOLIDATE

Terabytes

of

File

Share

Content


SYNCHRONIZE

Multiple

SharePoint

Environments


Founded in 2001


7500+ Licenses Shipped


Global presence; Headquartered in
Washington, DC


Strategic build out


Acquired Metalogix: #1
SharePoint migration upgrade
solution ‘08


Acquired #1 SharePoint BLOB
Externalization ISV ‘10


Acquired
PAMsoft
: #1 ISV
Archiving for SharePoint, files
and Exchange in EMEA ‘09


Acquired
Syntergy

SharePoint
Software, #1 in SharePoint
Replication ‘12


Technology for Microsoft SharePoint
, Exchange,

and
the Cloud

Content Lifecycle
Management


Metalogix is the trusted provider of innovative

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Agenda

Prepare

Gather information and Clean up 2010 Farm

Prepare 2013 Farm

Upgrade Databases

Copy Databases

Upgrade Service App Databases

Create Web Apps


Apply Customizations

Upgrade Content Databases

Upgrade Sites

Site Collection Health Checks

Upgrade Evaluation Site Collection

Upgrade a Site Collection


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Prepare


info and clean up

Gather information and clean up 2010 farm

Settings
-

AAM, Authentication providers and authentication
modes that are being used, Quota templates, Managed paths,
Self
-
service site management settings, Incoming and outgoing
email
-
settings, Customizations (solution packages, etc.),
Certificates

Environment Information


number of sites, number of
databases, number of users

Clean up


check for and repair all database consistency errors,
turn off web analytics service application, remove
powerpoint

broadcast sites

stsadm


o
enumallwebs

(with
includefeatures

and
includewebparts

parameters)

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Prepare 2013 Farm

Install Software

Database Servers


SQL Server 2008 R2 or SQL Server 2012

Web and Application Servers


Install all prerequisites and then
install
Sharepoint

2013 Products

Configure Service applications

Do not use the Farm Configuration Wizard for following Service
Apps

BDC, Managed Metadata, PerformancePoint, Search, Secure Store,
User Profile

Configure farm settings

Email settings, farm
-
level security and permission settings,
blocked file types, usage and health data collection settings, and
diagnostic log settings




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Upgrade Databases

DB Types

Content DBs, BDC, Managed Metadata, Performance Point,
Secure Store, Search, User Profile (Profile, Social, Sync)

Copy Databases

Set source farm to read only, back
-
up databases

Restore Databases to Target SQL Server

Upgrade Service App Databases

Create a new service application and provide name of existing
database to use.

Powershell

-

New
-
SP*****
ServiceApplication


Name
‘*********Service’

ApplicationPool


get
-
spserviceapplicationpool


identity ‘
Sharepoint

web services default’

databasename

‘***_
Service_DB


Build proxy for each service app

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Upgrade Databases

Create Web Apps and apply customizations

Create and Configure Web applications

No site collections


will be part of content
db

mount

Reapply customizations

solution packages, custom site definitions, style sheets, web parts,
web services, features, solutions, assemblies,
web.config

changes,
form templates, etc.

Test
-
SPContentDatabase

cmdlet

to verify the new environment
has all components

Upgrade Content Databases

Mount
-
SPContentDatabase

only upgrades Databases

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Upgrade Sites

Site collection Administrators can now upgrade sites

Run Site Collection Health Checks

Identify and address potential issues in site collection, run
automatically before upgrade

Create and upgrade evaluation site
coleection

Separate copy of site collection upgraded to preview new user
interface

Database snapshot required

Upgrade the Site Collection

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Content Matrix simplifies Upgrade

Allows upgrade without

Changing authentication store on source

Removing unsupported solutions

Reusing same databases

Allows

0 Downtime, incremental

03, 07 direct hop to 2013

Restructuring

Validation of performance load


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