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Course Enabling and Managing Office 365 20347
  • Course Duration5 Days
  • Course Options
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Overview
his is a 5-day instructor-led training (ILT) course that targets the needs of IT professionals who take part in evaluating, planning, deploying, and operating Office 365 services, including its identities, dependencies, requirements, and supporting technologies. This course focuses on skills required to set up an Office 365 tenant, including federation with existing user identities, and skills required to sustain an Office 365 tenant and its users.
Prerequisites
    • Experience working with Exchange Server 2013 or later, Lync Server 2013 or Skype for Business Server 2015, and SharePoint Server 2013 or later is beneficial but not required.
    • Experience working with Windows PowerShell.
    • Experience working with certificates, including public key infrastructure (PKI) certificates.
    • A minimum of one year of experience working with name resolution, including DNS.
    • A minimum of one year of experience working with AD DS.
    • A minimum of two years of experience administering the Windows Server operating system, including Windows Server 2012 or Windows Server 2012 R2.
Objectives
    • Provision Office 365
    • Plan and Implement Networking and Security in Office 365
    • Manage Cloud Identities
    • Implement and Manage Identities by Using DirSync# ##Implement and Manage Federated Identities for Single Sign-On (SSO)
    • Monitor and Troubleshoot Office 365 Availability and Usage
    • Manage Clients and End-User Devices
    • Provision SharePoint Online Site Collections
    • Configure Exchange Online and Lync Online for End Users
    • Plan for Exchange Online and Lync Online
Target Audience
    • This course will provide experienced IT professionals with the training that they need to plan, configure, and manage an Office 365 environment. Students who attend this course are expected to have a fairly broad understanding of several on-premises technologies such as Domain Name System (DNS) and AD DS, and a general understanding of Exchange Server, Microsoft Lync Server or Skype for Business Server, and Microsoft SharePoint Server.

      This course also is intended as preparation material for IT professionals who are looking to take the exams 70-346: Managing Office 365 Identities and Requirements and 70-347: Enabling Office 365 Services to obtain the MCSA: Office 365 certification.

      Please note this course is not suitable for delegates wishing to learn how to deploy a Hybrid Exchange Environment (On-Premise and Exchange Online integrated). Delegates wanting to have hands on exposure to planning and deploying a Exchange Hybrid Environment should attend the Deploying a Exchange Hybrid Environment course

What's included
    • For courses held on our premises, complimentary tea, coffee and biscuits are available. Lunch is not provided, however, there is a wide variety of eateries within a short walk of the centre.
    • Comprehensive course materials and exercises
Course Content
    • Planning and provisioning Microsoft Office 365
      This module reviews the features of Office 365 and identifies recent improvements to the service. Also it describes how to configure an Office 365 tenant and plan for a pilot deployment.
      • Overview of Office 365
      • Provisioning an Office 365 tenant
      • Planning a pilot deployment
    • Managing Microsoft Office 365 users and groups
      This module describes how to manage Office 365 users, groups, and licenses, and configure administrative access by using the Office 365 console and the Windows PowerShell command-line interface.
      • Managing user accounts and licenses
      • Managing passwords and authentication
      • Managing security groups in Office 365
      • Managing Office 365 users and groups with Windows PowerShell
      • Configuring administrative access
    • Configuring client connectivity to Microsoft Office 365
      This module describes the different types of client software that you can use to connect to Office 365, and the infrastructure requirements that the clients need to meet to connect to Office 365. Also this teaches you how to configure different types of Office 365 clients.
      • Planning for Office 365 clients
      • Planning connectivity for Office 365 clients
      • Configuring connectivity for Office 365 clients
    • Planning and configuring directory synchronization
      This module describes how to plan and configure directory synchronization between Azure AD and on-premises AD DS.
      • Planning and preparing for directory synchronization
      • Implementing directory synchronization by using Azure AD Connect
      • Managing Office 365 identities with directory synchronization
    • Planning and deploying Office 2016 ProPlus
      This module covers the planning process, how to make Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus directly available to end users, and how to deploy it as a managed package. Finally, this module covers how to set up Office telemetry so that administrators can keep track of how users are interacting with Microsoft Office.
      • Overview of Office 365 ProPlus
      • Planning and managing user-driven Office 365 ProPlus deployments
      • Planning and managing centralized deployments of Office 365 ProPlus
      • Office telemetry and reporting
    • Planning and managing Exchange Online recipients and permissions
      This module describes Exchange Online and explains how to create and manage recipient objects and how to manage and delegate Exchange security.
      • Overview of Exchange Online
      • Managing Exchange Online recipients
      • Planning and configuring Exchange Online permissions
    • Planning and configuring Microsoft Exchange Online services
      This module describes how to plan and configure Exchange Online services. It also explains how to plan and configure anti-malware and anti-spam settings in Office 365.
      • Planning and configuring email flow in Office 365
      • Planning and configuring email protection in Office 365
      • Planning and configuring client access policies
      • Migrating to Exchange Online
    • Planning and deploying Skype for Business Online
      This module describes how to plan and implement the Skype for Business Online deployment. Also it describes how to plan voice integration with Skype for Business Online.
      • Planning and configuring Skype for Business Online service settings
      • Configuring Skype for Business Online users and client connectivity
      • Planning voice integration with Skype for Business Online
    • Planning and configuring SharePoint Online
      This module describes the administrative features available within SharePoint Online and the most common configuration tasks for any administrator who starts using SharePoint Online. Also it describes the concept of site collections and the different sharing options within SharePoint Online. A brief overview of additional portals, such as the video portal, are also provided.
      • Configuring SharePoint Online services
      • Planning and configuring SharePoint site collections
      • Planning and configuring external user sharing
    • Planning and configuring a Office 365 collaboration solution
      This module describes how to plan and implement a SharePoint collaboration solution, and how to enable Yammer Enterprise services within Office 365 and OneDrive for Business, and Office 365 groups.
      • Planning and managing Yammer Enterprise
      • Planning and configuring OneDrive for Business
      • Configuring Office 365 groups
    • Planning and configuring rights management and compliance
      This module describes the compliance features in Office 365 and explains how to manage them. Also it describes how to plan and configure Microsoft Azure Rights Management (Azure RMS). Additionally it discusses the security features in Office 365.
      • Overview of the compliance features in Office 365
      • Planning and configuring Azure Rights Management in Office 365
      • Managing the compliance features in Office 365
    • Monitoring and troubleshooting Microsoft Office 365
      This module describes how to monitor and review Office 365 services, and troubleshoot Office 365 issues.
      • Troubleshooting Office 365
      • Monitoring Office 365 service health
    • Planning and configuring identity federation
      This module describes how to plan and implement identity federation between on-premises AD DS and Azure AD.
      • Understanding identity federation
      • Planning an AD FS deployment
      • Deploy AD FS for identity federation with Office 365
      • Planning and implementing hybrid solutions (Optional)

 

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