Microsoft 365 Administrator

Microsoft 365 Administrator is a comprehensive course on Microsoft 365 tenant management, identity synchronization, security, and compliance.

Elevate your Microsoft 365 administration skills with our in-depth course that covers tenant management, identity synchronization, and robust security solutions. Learn to configure and manage your organizational profile, user-driven installations, and deployments, while implementing advanced password management. Discover how to protect your organization with Microsoft 365’s advanced security suite and ensure compliance with data governance and archiving strategies.

Course duration, academic hours: 40
Price (excl. VAT) 1600,00 
Price (with VAT): 1936,00 
Lecturer: Normunds Upenieks
Normunds Upenieks
Normunds Upenieks is an experienced teacher of the BDA in the field of IT. The instructor is a certified Microsoft expert and trainer, as well as a certified Microsoft Azure administrator. Able to provide cutting-edge industry insight and practical knowledge, combining theory and practical examples in the field of IT.

Viktors Meirāns

Plans

15. April, 2024 - 19. April, 2024
Place:
Online
Language:
lv
Lecturer:
Viktors Meirāns
Price (excl. VAT)
1600,00 
Price (with VAT):
1936,00 
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Training schedule:
15.04.2024 09:00-16:15
16.04.2024 09:00-16:15
17.04.2024 09:00-16:15
18.04.2024 09:00-16:15
19.04.2024 09:00-16:15
Course target
  • Provide a comprehensive understanding of Microsoft 365 administration, including tenant management, identity synchronization, security, and compliance.
  • Equip learners with practical skills for effective configuration and management of Microsoft 365 tenant and identity synchronization features.
  • Enable participants to protect their organization against various threat vectors using Microsoft 365’s advanced security solutions and strategies.
  • Empower learners to implement data governance and archiving strategies in Microsoft 365 to ensure compliance with organizational and regulatory requirements.
  • Ensure that learners can apply their skills directly to their roles, enhancing productivity and security within their organizations.
Audience
  • IT professionals seeking to elevate their Microsoft 365 administration skills.
  • System administrators who manage or plan to manage Microsoft 365 in their organization.
  • Security and compliance officers looking to enhance their knowledge of Microsoft 365’s security and compliance features.
  • Technical consultants focusing on Microsoft technologies aiming to deliver comprehensive Microsoft 365 solutions to their clients.
  • Existing Microsoft 365 users wanting to fully utilize and optimize the suite’s functionalities for improved productivity and security.

This course is designed for persons aspiring to the Microsoft 365 Administrator role and have completed at least one of the Microsoft 365 role-based administrator certification paths.

At Course Completion

After completing this course, you will learn to:

  • Configure and manage your Microsoft 365 tenant, including the user experience, users, licenses, mail contacts, groups, and custom domains, along with configuring client connectivity to Microsoft 365.
  • Understand and manage your Microsoft 365 tenant’s administrative roles, health, services, deployment of Microsoft 365 Apps for enterprise, and the analysis of your Microsoft 365 workplace data using Microsoft Viva Insights.
  • Implement identity synchronization by exploring the concept, preparing for identity synchronization, implementing directory synchronization tools, managing synchronized identities, and managing secure user access in Microsoft 365.
  • Explore the security metrics in Microsoft 365 Defender, including threat vectors and data breaches, the Zero Trust security model, security solutions, Microsoft Secure Score, Privileged Identity Management, and Azure Identity Protection.
  • Manage your security services in Microsoft 365 Defender by examining Exchange Online Protection, Microsoft Defender for Office 365, and managing Safe Attachments and Safe Links.
  • Implement threat protection using Microsoft 365 Defender, including exploring threat intelligence, app protection using Microsoft Defender for Cloud Apps, endpoint protection using Microsoft Defender for Endpoint, and implementing threat protection using Microsoft Defender for Office 365.
    Explore data governance in Microsoft 365, including data governance solutions in Microsoft Purview, archiving and records management, retention, and Microsoft Purview Message Encryption.
  • Implement compliance in Microsoft 365, including exploring compliance, implementing Microsoft Purview Insider Risk Management, Microsoft Purview Implementation Barriers, Microsoft Purview Data Loss Prevention, and implementing Microsoft Purview Data Loss Prevention.
  • Manage compliance in Microsoft 365 by implementing data classification of sensitive information, and exploring and implementing sensitivity labels.
Prerequisites

Before attending this course, students must have:

  • Completed a role-based administrator course such as Messaging, Teamwork, Security and Compliance, or Collaboration.
  • A proficient understanding of DNS and basic functional experience with Microsoft 365 services.
  • A proficient understanding of general IT practices.
  • A working knowledge of PowerShell.
Training materials

Students will use materials prepared in the Microsoft Learn environment and will have 180 days of access to the course’s lab environment.

Certification Exam

The course helps you prepare for the Microsoft exam MS-102:Microsoft 365 Administrator.

By attending the course, you will get one attempt to take the exam for free. You will be able to use it within six months after completing the course.

Course outline

1. Configure your Microsoft 365 tenant

  • Configuring your Microsoft 365 experience
  • Managing users, licenses, and mail contacts
  • Managing groups
  • Adding a custom domain
  • Configuring client connectivity

2. Manage your Microsoft 365 tenant

  • Configuring administrative roles
  • Managing tenant health and services
  • Deploying Microsoft 365 Apps for enterprise
  • Analyzing Microsoft 365 workplace data with Microsoft Viva Insights

3. Implement identity synchronization

  • Exploring identity synchronization
  • Preparing for identity synchronization to Microsoft 365
  • Implementing directory synchronization tools
  • Managing synchronized identities
  • Managing secure user access

4. Explore security metrics in Microsoft 365 Defender

  • Examining threat vectors and data breaches
  • Exploring the Zero Trust security model
  • Exploring security solutions in Microsoft 365 Defender
  • Examining Microsoft Secure Score
  • Examining Privileged Identity Management
  • Examining Azure Identity Protection

5. Manage your security services in Microsoft 365 Defender

  • Examining Exchange Online Protection
  • Examining Microsoft Defender for Office 365
  • Managing Safe Attachments
  • Managing Safe Links

6. Implement threat protection using Microsoft 365 Defender

  • Exploring threat intelligence in Microsoft 365 Defender
  • Implementing app protection using Microsoft Defender for Cloud Apps
  • Implementing endpoint protection using Microsoft Defender for Endpoint
  • Implementing threat protection using Microsoft Defender for Office 365

7. Explore data governance in Microsoft 365

  • Examining data governance solutions in Microsoft Purview
  • Exploring archiving and records management in Microsoft 365
  • Exploring retention in Microsoft 365
  • Exploring Microsoft Purview Message Encryption

8. Implement compliance in Microsoft 365

  • Exploring compliance in Microsoft 365
  • Implementing Microsoft Purview Insider Risk Management
  • Implementing Microsoft Purview Implementation Barriers
  • Exploring Microsoft Purview Data Loss Prevention
  • Implementing Microsoft Purview Data Loss Prevention

9. Manage compliance in Microsoft 365

  • Implementing data classification of sensitive information
  • Exploring sensitivity labels
  • Implementing sensitivity labels

If you want to get more information about this course, contact us by phone +371 67505091 or send us an e-mail at mrn@bda.lv.