20345-1 Administering Microsoft Exchange Server 2016/2019
CLASS DATE(s):
6/8/2020 - 6/12/2020
8/13/2020 - 9/4/2020

COURSE LENGTH: 5 Days

COURSE COST: $2495.00

COURSE TIMES: 9:00am - 4:30pm

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COURSE OVERVIEW

This course teaches IT professionals how to administer and support Exchange Server. The course covers how install and configure Exchange Server. It also covers how to manage mail recipients and public folders, including how to perform bulk operations by using Exchange Management Shell. In addition, the course covers how to manage client connectivity, message transport and hygiene, and highly available Exchange Server deployments. It also covers how to implement disaster recovery solutions. Finally, the course covers how to maintain and monitor an Exchange Server deployment and how to administer Exchange Online in a Office 365 deployment.

AUDIENCE AND PREREQUISITES

The audience for this course includes enterprise-level messaging administrators on Exchange Server. IT generalists and helpdesk professionals who want to learn about Exchange Server may also take this course. Students taking this course are expected to have at least two years of experience working in the IT field—typically in the areas of Windows Server administration, network administration, helpdesk, or system administration. They are also expected to have some experience with Exchange Server concepts but previous experience managing Exchange Server is not a requirement. In addition to their professional experience, students who attend this training should already have the following technical knowledge:
Minimum of two years of experience administering Windows Server.
Minimum of two years of experience working with Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS).
Minimum of two years of experience working with name resolution, including Domain Name System (DNS).
Understanding of TCP/IP and networking concepts.
Understanding of security concepts such as authentication and authorization.
Understanding of Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP).
Working knowledge of public key infrastructure (PKI) technologies, including Active Directory Certificate Services (AD CS).

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*Course Cost listed does not include the cost of courseware or exam. Course is subject to a minimum enrollment to run. Course may run virtually as a Virtual Instructor-Led (VILT) class if the minimum enrollment is not met. If the course is under the minimum enrollment the course may run as 4 day class (Bootcamp Style). For more information, please contact learn@vtec.org or call 207-775-0244.

COURSE TOPICS:


After completing this course, students will be able to:
Deploy Exchange Server.
Plan and configure storage for Exchange Server.
Create and manage various recipient objects in Exchange Server.
Perform recipient management and Exchange server management tasks by using Exchange Server cmdlets.
Deploy Client Access services in Exchange Server.
Manage high availability in Exchange Server.
Implement disaster recovery for Exchange Server.
Configure and manage message transport in Exchange Server.
Configure message security in Exchange Server.
Monitor and troubleshoot Exchange Server.
Configure Exchange Server role-based access control permissions and configure audit logging for both administrators and users.
Implement and manage integration with Exchange Online.

Module 1: Deploying Microsoft Exchange Server
This module describes the key features and enhancements in Exchange Server 2016, in addition to the deployment requirements and options.
Additionally, it explains how to use the Exchange admin center and the Exchange management shell to manage Exchange Server.
Overview of Exchange Server
Exchange Server architecture
Requirements for Exchange Server
Deploying Exchange Server Exchange Server
Exchange Server Management Tools
Lab : Deploying Exchange Server
Evaluating requirements and prerequisites for an Exchange Server 2019 installation
Deploying Exchange Server 2019
Verifying Exchange Server functionality
Installing Exchange Server 2019 on Windows Server Core 2019 (optional)

Module 2: Managing Exchange Server 2016 storage
This module explains the features of Exchange Server mailbox databases and the storage options available for Exchange Server. It also explains how to configure Exchange Server mailbox databases and st
Exchange Server mailbox databases
Exchange Server storage
Configuring Exchange Server mailbox databases and storage
Lab : Configuring Exchange Server storage
Creating and configuring mailbox databases

Module 3: Managing recipient objects
This module explains how to manage the user, shared, resource, public folder, arbitration mailboxes in Exchange Server.
It also explains how to manage contacts, mail users, and distribution groups in Exchange Server.
Finally, it explains how to configure address lists and email address and address book policies in Exchange Server.
Managing user mailboxes
Managing other types of mailboxes
Managing other recipients objects
Configuring policies and adress lists
Lab : Managing recipient objects
Configuring recipient objects, Managing public folder mailboxes
Lab : Configuring address lists and policies
Managing email address policies, Managing address lists and address book policies

Module 4: Managing recipients and Exchange servers by using Exchange Server cmdlets
This module describes how to manage recipients by using Exchange Server cmdlets.
It also explains how to manage Exchange servers by using Exchange Server cmdlets and scripts.
Overview of the Exchange Management Shell
Managing Exchange Servers by using Exchange Management Shell cmdlets
Managing Exchange servers by using scripts
Lab : Managing Exchange Server and recipient objects by using Exchange Management Shell
Using Exchange Management Shell to manage recipients
Using Exchange Management Shell to manage Exchange Server

Module 5: Implementing client connectivity
This module explains how to configure and manage client access services in Exchange Server.
It also explains the client connectivity options for Exchange Server and how to configure Outlook on the web. Additionally, it explains how to configure mobile messaging for Exchange Server.
Configuring client access services
Managing client access services
Client connectivity in Exchange Server
Configuring Outlook on the web
Configuring mobile messaging
Lab : Configuring client access services
Configuring namespaces for client access, Configuring certificates for client access , Configuring custom MailTips
Lab : Deploying and configuring client access services on Exchange Server, Configuring Exchange Server for Outlook,
Configuring Outlook on the web
Configuring Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync

Module 6: Managing high availability in Exchange Server
This module describes the high availability options for Exchange Server. It also explains how to configure highly available mailbox databases and Client Access services by using load balancing methods
High availability on Exchange Server
Configuring highly available mailbox databases
Configuring high availability of Client Access services
Lab : Implementing DAGs
Creating and configuring a DAG
Lab : Implementing and testing high availability
Deploying a high availability solution for Client Access services
Testing the high availability configuration

Module 7: Implementing disaster recovery for Exchange Server
This module describes Exchange Server backup and restore features and the details that you need to consider when you create a backup plan.
Implementing Exchange Server backup
Implementing Exchange Server recovery
Lab : Backing up Exchange Server data
Backing up an Exchange Server mailbox database
Lab : Restoring Exchange Server data
Restoring Exchange Server mailbox
Restoring a database availability group (DAG) member (optional)

Module 8: Configuring and managing message transport
This module explains messaging transport in Exchange Server. It also explains how to configure message transport in Exchange Server and manage transport rules in Exchange Server.
Overview of message transport
Configuring message transport
Managing transport rules
Lab : Configuring and managing message transport
Configuring message transport
Monitoring and verifying message delivery
Configuring a disclaimer transport rule
Configuring a DLP policy for financial data

Module 9: Configuring message security
This module describes how to deploy and manage an Edge Transport server for message security. It also explains how to implement antivirus and antispam solutions for Exchange Server.
Deploying and managing an Edge Transport server for message security
Implementing an antivirus solution for Exchange Server
Implementing an antispam solution for Exchange Server
Lab : Configuring message security in Exchange Server
Configuring and testing EdgeSync
Configuring antivirus, antispam and malware protection features

Module 9: Configuring message hygiene and security
This module describes the key features and functionality of and Edge server in Exchange Server 2016. The module also explains how to implement an antivirus and anti-spam solution.
Deploying and managing Edge server for message security
Implementing an antivirus solution for Exchange Server 2016
Implementing an antispam solution for Exchange Server 2016
Lab: Configuring message security
Deploying an Exchange Server 2016 Edge server
Configuring message hygiene features on Exchange Server 2016

Module 10: Monitoring and troubleshooting Exchange Server
This module explains how to configure performance monitoring and troubleshoot issues in Exchange Server.
Monitoring Exchange Server
Troubleshooting Exchange Server
Lab : Monitoring and troubleshooting Exchange Server
Monitoring Exchange Server
Troubleshooting database availability
Troubleshooting Client Access servers

Module 11: Securing and maintaining Exchange Server
This module explains how to secure Exchange Server by using role-based access control (RBAC). It also explains how to configure audit logging in Exchange Server and how to maintain and update Exchang
Securing Exchange Server by using RBAC
Configuring audit logging in Exchange Server
Maintaining Exchange Server
Lab : Securing and maintaining Exchange Server
Configuring Exchange Server permissions
Configuring audit logging
Maintaining Exchange Server

Module 12: Implementing and managing Exchange Online deployments
This module explains Exchange Online and Office 365 and how to manage it. It also explains how to implement a migration to Exchange Online.
Overview of Exchange Online and Office 365
Managing Exchange Online
Implementing the migration to Exchange Online
Managing a hybrid environment
Lab : Managing Exchange Online
Managing Exchange Online