This is a 5-day instructor-led training (ILT) course (20347) 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.
Cost: Price on application
Duration: 5 days
This course is not available as part of our public schedule but can be provided on a customised client specific basis.
A minimum of two years of experience administering the Windows Server operating system, including Windows Server 2012 or later.
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.
At course completion:
After completing this course, students will be able to:
Plan an Office 365 deployment, configure the Office 365 tenant, and plan a pilot deployment.
Manage Office 365 users, groups, and licenses, and configure delegated administration.
Plan and configure client connectivity to Office 365.
Plan and configure directory synchronization between Azure AD and on-premises AD DS.
Plan and implement the deployment of Office 365 ProPlus.
Plan and manage Exchange Online recipients and permissions.
Plan and configure Exchange Online services.
Plan and implement the Skype for Business Online deployment.
Plan and configure SharePoint Online.
Plan and configure an Office 365 collaboration solution that includes Yammer Enterprise, OneDrive for Business, and Office 365 groups.
Plan and configure the integration between Office 365 and Azure RMS, and configure compliance features in Office 365.
Monitor and review Office 365 services, and troubleshoot Office 365 issues.
Plan and implement identity federation between on-premises AD DS and Azure AD.
Planning and provisioning Office 365:
Overview of Office 365
Provisioning an Office 365 tenant
Planning a pilot deployment
Managing 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
Configuring client connectivity to Microsoft Office 365:
Planning for Office 365 clients
Planning connectivity for Office 365 clients
Configuring connectivity for Office 365 clients
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
Planning and deploying Office 365 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
Planning and managing Exchange Online recipients and permissions:
Overview of Exchange Online
Managing Exchange Online recipients
Planning and configuring Exchange Online permissions
Planning and configuring 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
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
Planning and configuring SharePoint Online:
Configuring SharePoint Online services
Planning and configuring SharePoint site collections
Planning and configuring external user sharing
Planning and configuring a Office 365 collaboration solution:
Planning and managing Yammer Enterprise
Planning and configuring OneDrive for Business
Configuring Office 365 groups and Microsoft Teams
Planning and configuring rights management and compliance:
Overview of the compliance features in Office 365
Planning and configuring Azure Rights Mmanagement in Office 365
Managing the compliance features in Office 365
Monitoring and troubleshooting Microsoft Office 365:
Troubleshooting Office 365
Monitoring Office 365 service health
Planning and configuring identity federation:
Understanding identity federation
Planning an AD FS deployment
Deploy AD FS for identity federation with Office 365
Planning and implementing hybrid solutions (Optional)