SharePoint Server 2013: Test Lab

SharePoint Server 2013: Test Lab

Test Lab Guide Stack for SharePoint Server 2013

The SharePoint Server 2013 test lab allows you to install, configure, and demonstrate the features and capabilities of SharePoint Server 2013.

The following figure shows the configuration of the SharePoint Server 2013 test lab with the initial three-tier farm.

For instructions on configuring this lab using Hyper-V in Windows Server 2012, see Hosting the SharePoint Server 2013 three-tier test lab with Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V (overview video).

The following Test Lab Guides (TLGs) for SharePoint Server 2013 are available:

These TLGs use the Base Configuration TLG (overview video), the Install SQL Server 2012 TLG, the SQL Server 2008 R2 TLG, the AD FS 2.0 mini-module, and the Installing Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2013 on CLIENT1 mini module.

The following figure shows the SharePoint Server 2013 TLG stack (click on it to see a larger version).

For poster versions of this stack diagram, see the following:

The following additional TLG mini-modules can be used with this stack:

For an additional set of TLGs that build out and demonstrate the business intelligence scenario for SharePoint Server 2013, see the SharePoint Server 2013 Business Intelligence Test Lab.

For information about the TLG stack for SharePoint Server 2010, see
SharePoint Server 2010 Test Lab. 

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