Enabling & Managing Office 365

  • Duration: 5 days
  • Our price: from £2,180 per person

Course overview:

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 its users.

Pre-Requisites:

A minimum of two years of experience administering the Windows Server operating system, including Windows Server 2012 or Windows Server 2012 R2.
A minimum of one year of experience working with AD DS.
A minimum of one year of experience working with name resolution, including DNS.
Experience working with certificates, including public key infrastructure (PKI) certificates.
Experience working with Windows PowerShell.
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.

Who Should Attend:

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.

Training Course Overview/Content:

Module 1: Planning and provisioning Microsoft Office 365
Overview of Office 365
Provisioning an Office 365 tenant
Planning a pilot deployment
Lab : Provisioning Office 365
Configuring an Office 365 tenant
Configuring a custom domain
Exploring the Office 365 administrator interfaces
Module 2: Managing Microsoft Office 365 users and groups
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
Lab : Managing Office 365 users and passwords
Managing Office 365 users and licenses by using the Office 365 admin center
Managing Office 365 password policies
Lab : Managing Office 365 groups and administration
Managing Office 365 groups
Managing Office 365 users and groups by using Windows PowerShell
Configuring delegated administrators
Module 3: Configuring client connectivity to Microsoft Office 365
Planning for Office 365 clients
Planning connectivity for Office 365 clients
Configuring connectivity for Office 365 clients
Lab : Configuring client connectivity to Office 365
Configuring DNS records for Office 365 clients
Running the Office 365 connectivity analyzer tools
Connecting Office 2016 clients
Module 4: Planning and configuring directory synchronization
Planning and preparing for directory synchronization
Implementing directory synchronization by using Azure AD Connect
Managing Office 365 identities with directory synchronization
Lab : Planning and configuring directory synchronization
Preparing for directory synchronization
Configuring directory synchronization
Managing Active Directory users and groups
Module 5: Planning and deploying Office 2016 ProPlus
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
Lab : Deploying Office 365 ProPlus
Preparing an Office 365 ProPlus managed installation
Managing user-driven Office 365 ProPlus installations
Managing Centralized Office 365 ProPlus installations
Module 6: Planning and managing Exchange Online recipients and permissions
Overview of Exchange Online
Managing Exchange Online recipientsPlanning and configuring Exchange Online permissions
Lab : Managing Exchange Online recipients and permissions
Configuring Exchange Online recipients
Configuring delegated administration
Describe Exchange Online.
Manage Exchange Online recipients.
Plan and configure delegated administration.
Module 7: Planning and configuring Microsoft Exchange Online services
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
Lab : Configuring message transport in Exchange Online
Configuring message transport settings
Lab : Configuring email protection and client policies
Configuring email protection
Configuring client access policies
Plan and configure email flow in Office 365.
Plan and configure antimalware and anti-spam settings in Office 365.
Plan and configure policies for Exchange Online clients.
Plan and configure a migration to Exchange Online.
Module 8: Planning and deploying 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
Lab : Deploying Skype for Business Online
Configuring Skype for Business Online organization settings
Configuring Skype for Business Online user settings
Configuring a Skype Meeting Broadcast
Module 9: Planning and configuring SharePoint Online
Configuring SharePoint Online services
Planning and configuring SharePoint site collections
Planning and configuring external user sharing
Lab : Configuring SharePoint Online
Configuring SharePoint Online settings
Creating and configuring a SharePoint Online site collecti

This course is running at the following venues:

10th Floor, Centre City, Birmingham, B5 4UA
32 South Gyle Crescent, Edinburgh, EH12 9EB
Vale House, Pynes Hill, Exeter, EX2 5AZ
Portland House, 17 Renfield Street, Glasgow, G2 5AH
11 Albion Street, Leeds, LS1 5ES
110 Middlesex Street, London, E1 7HT
3rd Floor, International House, London, E1W 1UN
8th Floor St James Building, 61-95 Oxford Street, Manchester, M1 6FQ
Witan Court, 294 Witan Gate West, Milton Keynes, MK9 1EJ
Emerald House, 4 Napier Court, Reading, RG1 8BW

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