Server Management

APPLIES TO: yes2013 yes2016 yes2019 noSharePoint Online

Use the following articles to manage your SharePoint Server environment.

Article Description
Global deployment of multiple farms (SharePoint 2013)
Learn about supported architectures for SharePoint 2013 in WAN environments, strategies for optimizing performance over WAN connections, and recommendations for service applications.
SQL Server and storage (SharePoint Server)
Learn how to plan for SQL Server and storage configuration for SharePoint Server 2016 and SharePoint Server 2013.
Overview of backup and recovery in SharePoint Server
Learn about how to prepare to back up and restore and complete specific operations for SharePoint Server 2016 and SharePoint 2013.
High availability and disaster recovery concepts in SharePoint Server
Create a well-designed high availability plan and a disaster recovery plan that meets business goals and objectives for SharePoint Server 2016 and SharePoint 2013.
Configure SQL Server AlwaysOn Availability Groups for SharePoint Server
Learn how to create and configure a SQL Server Always On Availability Group for a SharePoint Server 2016 and SharePoint 2013 farm.
Performance planning in SharePoint Server 2013
Learn about the concepts and planning considerations for managing the capacity of a SharePoint Server environment.
Managing a MinRole Server Farm in SharePoint Server 2016
Learn how to manage your MinRole farm deployment in SharePoint Server 2016.
Remove a server from a farm in SharePoint Server 2016
Learn how to remove a web server, application server, or database server from a SharePoint 2013 farm.
Remove a server from a farm in SharePoint 2013
Learn how to remove a web server, application server, or database server from a SharePoint 2013 farm.
Uninstall SharePoint 2013
Learn how to uninstall SharePoint Server 2013 and SharePoint Foundation 2013.
Uninstall SharePoint Server 2016
Learn how to uninstall SharePoint Server 2016.
Custom Tiles in SharePoint Server 2016
This article describes Custom Tiles which is one of the new features in the November 2016 Public Update for SharePoint Server 2016 (Feature Pack 1).
Configure server-to-server authentication between publishing and consuming farms
Learn how to configure server-to-server authentication when you share service applications across SharePoint Server publishing and consuming farms.
Turn on automated document translation in SharePoint Server
Learn how to turn on the Machine Translation Service in SharePoint Server to let site owners automatically translate documents.
Manage the Distributed Cache service in SharePoint Server
Learn how to configure and manage the Distributed Cache service in SharePoint Server.