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MS20346 - Managing Office 365 Identities and Services (MS20346)

  • Overview
  • Who Should Attend
  • Certifications
  • Prerequisites
  • Objectives
  • Content
  • Schedule
Course Overview

Duration: 5 Days

This 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 users. This course maps to the following two certification exams: 70-346 and 70-347.

 

Windows Azure and Office 365 are required or used as part of the lab for this course, which may not be available in all countries.  Please check with your Microsoft training provider that these cloud services are available in your area.  Training Providers please reference the course setup guide for more details.

 

NOTE: Students need an Azure account that supports 8 VM cores in order to complete the course. You can either use an existing account or trial account (as long as it expires after the course end date and supports 8 cores). You must obtain your Azure account BEFORE coming to class. Do not expect to sign up for an Azure trial account during the course. Credits provided to Azure trial accounts are sufficient to cover course usage. Do not provision an Office 365 tenant in advance. The Office 365 tenant will be provisioned as part of the class.

 

Who Should Attend

This course is intended for IT professionals and consultants who take part in evaluating, planning, deploying, and operating the Office 365 services, including its dependencies, requirements, and supporting technologies. This course is also intended for network administrators and IT managers responsible for managing and maintaining Office 365, including identities, document protection, integration with on-premise directory services, and compliance with service level agreements.

Course Certifications

This course is part of the following Certifications:

Prerequisites

In addition to their professional experience, students who attend this training should already have the following technical knowledge:

  • Knowledge:

    • Completion of Clinic 40041 or equivalent technical knowledge.

    • Cloud-based service concepts

    • Overview of Office 365 and its component services

    • Active Directory Directory Service

    • TCP/IP network routing

    • Domain Name Services (DNS)

    • X.509 Certificates

    • Firewall ports

  • Experience:

    • Using Windows PowerShell

    • Administering Office 365 with Office 365 Admin Center

    • Working with virtual machines

    • Using Remote Desktop

Course Objectives

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • 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

Course Content

Module 1: Preparing for Office 365

This module reviews the features of Office 365 and identifies recent improvements to the service. It then identifies the challenges in deploying Office 365 the benefits of the FastTrack approach compared to the traditional plan/prepare/migrate deployment process. After this, you examine how to plan the pilot, provision tenant accounts and finally, verify that clients can connect to the Office 365 service.

Lessons

  • Introduction to Office 365
  • Provisioning the Tenant Accounts
  • Planning a Pilot
  • Enabling Client Connectivity

Lab : Setting up the Lucerne Publishing Datacenter EnvironmentLab : Preparing for Office 365

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the features and benefits of Office 365.
  • Plan a pilot deployment of Office 365.
  • Provision new tenant accounts.
  • Check that clients can connect to the Office 365 service.

Module 2: Managing Users, Groups, and Licenses

In this module, students learn about managing users, groups, and licenses by using the Office 365 console and Microsoft PowerShell.

Lessons

  • Manage Users and Licenses by Using the Administration Center
  • Manage Security and Distribution Groups
  • Manage Cloud Identities with Windows PowerShell

Lab : Managing Users, Groups, and LicensesLab : Continue Lucerne Publishing Datacenter Setup

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Manage users and licenses by using the Office 365 admin center.
  • Manage security and distribution groups by using the Office 365 admin center.
  • Manage users, licenses, and groups by using Windows PowerShell.

Module 3: Administering Office 365In this module, students learn about more complex administration functions, such as the management of administrators themselves, how to configure and set password policies in Office 365, and how to enable and administer rights management to protect confidential documents.Lessons

  • Manage Administrator Roles in Office 365
  • Configure Password Management
  • Administer Rights Management

Lab : Administering Office 365

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Manage users and licenses by using the Office 365 admin center.
  • Manage security and distribution groups by using the Office 365 admin center.
  • Manage users, licenses, and groups by using Windows PowerShell.

Module 4: Planning and Managing Clients

In this module, students learn how to plan for client deployment and ensure that users get the tools they need to interact with Office 365 effectively. This module covers the planning process, how to make Office 365 ProPlus available to end-users directly, 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.

Lessons

  • Plan for Office Clients
  • Manage User-driven Client Deployments
  • Manage IT Deployments of Office 365 ProPlus
  • Office Telemetry and Reporting

Lab : Managing Clients

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Plan for deploying Office 365 clients.
  • Prepare for user-driven client deployments.
  • Prepare for managed IT deployments of Office 365 clients.
  • Implement and use Office Telemetry with Office 365 clients.

Module 5: Planning DNS and Exchange Migration

In this module, you learn about the factors that cover DNS domain configuration for Office 365, where you need to add the customer's existing domain or domains to Office 365. This module also covers the individual settings that you need to configure so that each Office 365 service works correctly and fully supports client access. These activities typically happen in the Deploy phase of the FastTrack process.
 
So far, you have been looking at Office 365 on its own. In this module, you move on to considering what you have to cover when migrating services from your on-premise environment, starting with your email system. This module addresses the key issues of migrating email accounts to Exchange Online and the planning involved in that process. In the lab, you will practice that planning and then carry out a cutover migration from your on-premises environment to Exchange Online.
 

Lessons

  • Add and Configure Custom Domains
  • Recommend a Mailbox Migration Strategy

Lab : Preparing for Exchange Migration

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Explain how to add custom domains to Office 365 and customize this domains to the organization’s requirements.
  • Recommend a mailbox migration strategy for moving to Exchange Online
  • Plan for implementing Exchange Online within your organization
  • Configure DNS records for Office 365 services.

Module 6: Planning Exchange Online and Configuring DNS Records

In this module, you learn about the factors that cover DNS domain configuration for Office 365, where you need to add the customer's existing domain or domains to Office 365. This module also covers the individual settings that you need to configure so that each Office 365 service works correctly and fully supports client access. These activities typically happen in the Deploy phase of the FastTrack process. This module also addresses the key issues of migrating email accounts to Exchange Online and the planning involved in that process.
 

Lessons

  • Plan for Exchange Online
  • Configure DNS Records for Services

Lab : Configuring DNS Records and Migrating to Exchange Online

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Explain how to add custom domains to Office 365 and customize these domains to the organization’s requirements.
  • Recommend a mailbox migration strategy for moving to Exchange Online.
  • Plan for implementing Exchange Online within your organization.
  • Configure DNS records for Office 365 services.

Module 7: Administering Exchange Online

In this module, you learn how to configure Exchange Online settings that you planned in the previous module, including archive polices, anti-malware and anti-spam settings, additional email addresses and external contacts and resources. These are actions that you would typically carry out during the Deploy phase of the Office 365 FastTrack deployment or as part of the normal management operations of Exchange Online.
 
You typically carry out these actions through the Office 365 portal, although you can also use the Windows Azure Active Directory PowerShell console to access additional features.
 

Lessons

  • Configure Personal Archive Policies
  • Manage Anti-malware and Anti-spam Policies
  • Configure Additional Email Addresses for Users
  • Create and Manage External Contacts, Resources, and Groups

Lab : Administering Exchange Online

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Configure Messaging Records Management (MRM) for Exchange Online
  • Manage Anti-malware and Anti-spam Policies
  • Configure additional email addresses for users
  • Create and manage external contacts, resources, and groups in Exchange Online

Module 8: Configuring SharePoint Online

In this module, students learn how to plan a SharePoint Online implementation that reflects the customer's needs and then create site collections that reflect those requirements. This module then covers the process of external user sharing with SharePoint Online and describes how this arrangement helps organizations share information more effectively.

Lessons

  • Manage SharePoint Site Collections
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Course ID: MS20346

5 Days Course
SGD 3500
 
Singapore

Show Schedule for 1 Month  3 Months  All 
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04 Jun 2018 - 08 Jun 2018 Singapore Singapore