Microsoft 365 Certified Modern Desktop Administrator Associate - Windows 10 Bootcamp
CLASS DATE(s):
7/27/2020 - 8/1/2020
9/28/2020 - 10/3/2020

COURSE LENGTH: 6 Days

COURSE COST: $3995.00

COURSE TIMES: 9:00am - 5:00pm

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COURSE OVERVIEW

VTEC boot camps are geared towards providing students with the necessary skills and knowledge to not only pass the Microsoft Certification exams, but to also excel in their IT career paths. All of our boot camps are all-inclusive and include benefits such as:

  • All course materials, practice exams and official certification exams
  • Onsite PearsonVue Testing Center
  • Hands-on instruction by a certified instructor
  • Breakfast Pastry and snack provided each day

  • Exams Included:
  • Exams Included:
    MD-100: Windows 10
    MD-101: Managing Modern Desktops

    AUDIENCE AND PREREQUISITES

    This boot camp validates a candidate’s fundamental knowledge and skills for building solid identities, protection of content (data loss protection), mobile device management policy, virtualization with Hyper-V, application management using the Company Portal and the Windows Store. Candidates will be evaluated on Windows 10 security and integrated Azure features.

    In addition to their professional experience, candidates who take this boot camp should already have the following technical knowledge:

    Experience with Windows desktop administration, maintenance, and troubleshooting
    Basic experience and understanding of Windows networking technologies
    Introductory-level knowledge of Active Directory and Microsoft Intune
    Although the focus is primarily on local scenarios, enterprise scenarios are also included, where applicable. Some cloud-integrated services are covered where appropriate, such as with Microsoft Passport.
    In addition to their professional experience, candidates who take this boot camp should already have the following technical knowledge:

    • Experience with Windows desktop administration, maintenance, and troubleshooting
    • Basic experience and understanding of Windows networking technologies
    • Introductory-level knowledge of Active Directory and Microsoft Intune
    • Although the focus is primarily on local scenarios, enterprise scenarios are also included, where applicable. Some cloud-integrated services are covered where appropriate, such as with Microsoft Passport.

    PREREQUISITE COURSES  

    This is a fast paced course. Students must meet the prerequisite experience in order to attend. 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. Courseware, Official Certified Exams and Labs included. For more information, please contact learn@vtec.org or call 207-775-0244.

    COURSE TOPICS:


    At Course Completion
    Prepare for installation requirements, Install Windows
    Configure devices and device drivers
    Perform post-installation configuration
    Implement Windows in an enterprise environment
    Configure networking, storage, data access and usage, Implement aps
    Configure remote management, updates, system and data recovery and Monitor Windows
    Configure authorization and authentication
    Configure advanced management tools
    Manage identity, Plan desktop and device deployment
    Plan and implement a Microsoft Intune device management solution
    Manage data access and protection, remote access
    Manage Apps, updates and recovery

    Manage Identity (10-15%)
    Support Microsoft Store, Microsoft Store for Education, Microsoft Store for Business, and cloud apps.
    Install and manage software by using Microsoft Office 365, Microsoft Store for Business apps,
    or Microsoft Store for Education apps; sideload apps by using Microsoft Intune;
    Sideload apps into online and offline images; deeplink apps by using Microsoft Intune; integrate Microsoft account, including personalization settings
    Support authentication and authorization.
    Identify and resolve issues related to multi-factor authentication,
    Windows Hello for Business, virtual smart cards, picture passwords, and biometrics;
    Implement workgroup and domain authentication; implement Homegroup;
    Configure computer and user authentication using secure channel, account policies, credential caching,
    Credential Manager; implement local accounts and Microsoft accounts; configure Windows Hello for Business; implement Azure AD Join;
    Connect Microsoft accounts to domain accounts

    Plan Desktop and Device Deployment (10-15%)
    Migrate and configure user data.
    Migrate user profiles; configure folder location; configure profiles, including profile version, local, roaming, and mandatory
    Configure Hyper-V.
    Create and configure virtual machines including integration services; create and manage checkpoints;
    Create and configure virtual switches; create and configure virtual disks;
    Move a virtual machine’s storage
    Configure mobility options.
    Configure offline file policies, power policies (powercfg), Windows to Go, sync options, Sync Center, and Wi-Fi direct
    Configure security for mobile devices.
    Configure BitLocker; configure startup key storage

    Configure Networking (10-15%)
    Configure IP settings.
    Configure name resolution; connect to a network; configure network locations
    Configure networking settings.
    Connect to a wireless network; manage preferred wireless networks; configure network adapters
    Configure and maintain network security.
    Configure Windows Firewall; configure Windows Firewall with Advanced Security
    Configure connection security rules (IPsec); configure authenticated exceptions; configure network discovery

    Configure Storage (10-15%)
    Support data storage.
    Identify and resolve issues related to the following:
    DFS client including caching settings; storage spaces including capacity and fault tolerance; OneDrive
    Support data security.
    Identify and resolve issues related to the following:
    Permissions including share, NTFS, and Dynamic Access Control (DAC); Encrypting File System (EFS) including Data Recovery Agent;
    Access to removable media; BitLocker and BitLocker To Go including Data Recovery Agent and Microsoft BitLocker Administration and Monitoring (MBAM)

    Manage Remote Access (10-15%)
    Configure remote connections.
    Configure remote authentication; configure Remote Desktop settings;
    Configure VPN connections and authentication; enable VPN Reconnect;
    Configure broadband tethering; configure Remote Desktop client for Windows 10 Mobile, iOS
    Android; protect remote desktop credentials with Remote Credential Guard;
    Enable restricted admin mode for RDP in Windows 8.1 and Windows 2012 R2
    Configure mobility options.
    Configure offline file policies; configure power policies; configure Windows to Go; configure sync options; configure Wi-Fi direct.

    Manage Updates and Recovery (10-15%)
    Configure system recovery.
    Configure a recovery drive;configure system restore;perform a refresh or recycle;perform a driver rollback; configure restore points
    Configure file recovery.
    Restore previous versions of files and folders; configure File History; recover files from OneDrive
    Configure and manage updates.
    Configure update settings; configure Windows Update policies; manage update history; roll back updates; update Microsoft Store apps

    Implement Windows (30–35%)
    Prepare for installation requirements
    Determine hardware requirements and compatibility;choose between an upgrade and a clean installation;
    Determine appropriate editions according to device type;
    Determine requirements for particular features such as Hyper-V
    Cortana, Miracast, Virtual Smart Cards, and Secure Boot;
    Determine and create appropriate installation media; configure upgrade readiness
    Install Windows - Perform clean installations; upgrade using installation media;
    Configure native boot scenarios; identify valid upgrade paths; migrate from previous versions of Windows;
    Install to virtual hard disk (VHD); boot from VHD; install on bootable USB; install additional Windows features; configure Windows for additional regional and language support
    Configure devices and device drivers - Install, update, disable, and roll back drivers; resolve driver issues;
    Configure driver settings including signed and unsigned drivers; manage driver packages; download and import driver packages; use the Deployment Image Servicing and Management (DISM) tool to add packa
    Perform post-installation configuration -

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    Configure and customize start menu, desktop, taskbar, and notification settings according to device type;
    Configure accessibility options; configure Cortana; configure Microsoft Edge; configure Internet Explorer; configure client Hyper-V; configure power settings
    Implement Windows in an enterprise environment -
    Provision with the Windows Configuration Designer tool; implement Active Directory–based activation;
    Implement volume activation using a Key Management Service (KMS); query and configure activation states using the command line;
    Configure Active Directory including Group Policies; configure and optimize user account control (UAC)

    Configure and Support Core Services (30–35%)
    Configure networking - Configure and support IPv4 and IPv6 network settings; configure name resolution;
    Connect to a network; configure network locations; configure Windows Firewall;
    Configure Windows Firewall with Advanced Security;
    Configure network discovery; configure Wi-Fi settings; configure Wi-Fi Direct; troubleshoot network issues;
    Configure VPN such as app-triggered VPN, traffic filters, and lockdown VPN; configure IPsec; configure Direct Access
    Configure storage - Configure disks, volumes and file system options using Disk Management,
    Windows PowerShell; create and configure VHDs; configure removable devices; create and configure storage spaces;
    Troubleshoot storage and removable devices issue
    Configure data access and usage - Configure file and printer sharing and HomeGroup connections;
    configure folder shares, public folders,
    OneDrive; configure file system permissions; configure OneDrive usage including Files On Demand
    Troubleshoot data access and usage

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    Implement Apps - Configure desktop apps; configure startup options; configure Windows features; configure Windows Store; implement Windows Store apps
    Implement Windows Store for Business; implement Windows Store for Education;
    Provision packages; create packages; use deployment tools; use the Windows Assessment and Deployment Kit (ADK)
    Configure remote management - Choose the appropriate remote management tools;
    Configure remote management settings;
    Modify settings remotely by using the Microsoft Management Console (MMC) or Windows PowerShell; configure Remote Assistance including Easy Connect;
    Configure Remote Desktop; configure remote PowerShell

    Manage and Maintain Windows (30–35%)
    Configure updates - Configure Windows Update options; implement Insider Preview, Current Branch (CB
    Current Branch for Business (CBB), and Long Term Servicing Branch (LTSB) scenarios;
    Manage update history; roll back updates; update Windows Store apps
    Monitor Windows - Configure and analyze Event Viewer logs; configure event subscriptions;
    Monitor performance using Task Manager; monitor performance using Resource Monitor;
    Monitor performance using Performance Monitor and Data Collector Sets;
    Monitor system resources; monitor and manage printers; configure indexing options; manage client security by using Windows Defender;
    Evaluate system stability using Reliability Monitor; troubleshoot performance issues; manage security using the Windows Defender Security Center; configure Windows Defender Advanced Threat Detection
    Configure system and data recovery-
    Configure a recovery drive; configure a system restore; perform a refresh or recycle;
    Perform a driver rollback; configure restore points; resolve hardware and device issues; interpret data from Device Manager;
    Restore previous versions of files and folders; configure File History; recover files from OneDrive; use Windows Backup and Restore;

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    Perform a backup and restore with WBAdmin; perform recovery operations using Windows Recovery
    Configure authorization and authentication - Configure Microsoft Passport; configure picture passwords and biometrics;
    Configure workgroups; configure domain settings; configure Azure AD Domain join; configure Homegroup settings; configure Credential Manager;
    Configure local accounts; configure Microsoft accounts; configure Device Registration; configure Windows Hello for Business; configure Device Guard;
    Configure Credential Guard; configure Device Health Attestation; configure UAC behaviour; configure Dynamic Lock
    Configure advanced management tools - Configure services; configure Device Manager; configure and use the MMC;
    Configure Task Scheduler; configure automation of management tasks using Windows PowerShell;
    Convert Group Policy objects to MDM policies using the MDM Migration Analysis tool

    Managing Desktops and Devices in an Enterprise Environment
    Managing Windows 10 in the Enterprise
    Managing a Mobile Workforce
    Supporting Devices in the Enterprise
    Extending IT Management and Services to the Cloud
    Lab : Planning for Windows 10 and Device Management in the Enterprise
    Reading the scenario

    Deploying Windows 10 Enterprise Desktops
    Overview of Windows 10 Enterprise Deployment
    Customizing Enterprise Desktop Deployments
    Deploying Windows 10 by Using MDT
    Maintaining a Windows 10 Installation
    Volume License Activation for Windows 10
    Lab : Building a Reference Image by Using Windows Assessment and Deployment Kit (ADK) Tools
    Configuring Custom Windows PE Boot Media
    Creating a Custom Answer File by Using Windows SIM
    Installing a Reference Computer by Using an Answer File
    Lab : Using MDT to Deploy Windows 10 Desktops
    Lab : Maintaining a Windows 10 Installation by Using Windows ICD

    Managing User Profiles and User State Virtualization
    Managing User Profiles and User State
    Implementing User State Virtualization by Using Group Policy
    Configuring UE-V
    Managing User State Migration
    Lab : Configuring User Profiles and User State Virtualization
    Configuring Roaming User Profiles and Folder Redirection
    Implementing and Configuring UE-V
    Lab : Migrating User State by Using USMT
    Creating and Customizing USMT XML Files
    Capturing and Restoring User State on a Target Computer

    Managing Windows 10 Sign-In and Identity
    Overview of Enterprise Identity
    Planning for Cloud Identity Integration
    Lab : Integrating a Microsoft Account with a Domain Account
    Signing up for a Microsoft Account
    Connecting a Microsoft Account to a Domain Account
    Lab : Joining Windows 10 to Azure Active Directory
    Signing up for Both Office 365 and Azure Trial Subscriptions
    Joining Windows 10 to Azure Active Directory

    Managing Desktop and Application Settings by Using Group Policy
    Managing Group Policy Objects
    Configuring Enterprise Desktops by Using Group Policy
    Overview of Group Policy Preferences
    Lab : Configuring Group Policy Objects and Settings
    Managing Windows 10 by Using Group Policy
    Lab : Using Group Policy Preferences to Manage Desktop Settings
    Configuring Group Policy Preferences to Apply Drive and Printer Mapping

    Managing Data Access for Windows-based Devices
    Overview of Data Access Solutions
    Implementing Device Registration
    Implementing Work Folders
    Managing Online Data Using Cloud-Based Storage Solutions
    Lab : Configuring Data Access for Non-Domain Joined Devices
    Configuring Work Folders
    Lab : Managing Data Access Using OneDrive
    Configuring OneDrive

    Managing Remote Access Solutions
    Overview of Remote Access Solutions
    Supporting DirectAccess with Windows 10
    Configuring VPN Access to Remote Networks
    Supporting RemoteApp
    Lab : Implementing DirectAccess
    Configuring the DirectAccess Server and Clients
    Validating Remote Connectivity
    Lab : Configuring Microsoft Azure RemoteApp
    Creating a RemoteApp Collection
    Publishing an Application by Using Azure RemoteApp
    Validating Remote Connectivity

    Configuring and Managing Client Hyper-V
    Installing and Configuring Client Hyper-V
    Configuring Virtual Switches
    Creating and Managing Virtual Hard Disks
    Creating and Managing Virtual Machines
    Lab : Configuring Virtual Machines by Using Client Hyper-V
    Installing Client Hyper-V
    Creating a Virtual Switch, a Virtual Hard Disk, and a Virtual Machine

    Managing Windows 10 Devices Using Enterprise Mobility Solutions
    Overview of the Enterprise Mobility Suite
    Overview of Azure Active Directory Premium
    Overview of Azure RMS
    Overview of Intune
    Lab : Implementing a Microsoft Intune Subscription

    Managing Desktop and Mobile Clients by Using Microsoft Intune
    Deploying the Intune Client Software
    Overview of Microsoft Intune Policies
    Mobile Device Management Using Intune
    Lab : Installing the Intune Client Software and Configuring a Policy
    Installing the Intune Client Software
    Configuring Intune Policy Settings
    Lab : Managing Mobile Devices Using Microsoft Intune
    Configuring and Enrolling Mobile Devices into Microsoft Intune

    Managing Updates and Endpoint Protection by Using Microsoft Intune
    Managing Updates by Using Intune
    Managing Endpoint Protection
    Lab : Managing Updates and Endpoint Protection by Using Microsoft Intune
    Configuring Updates in Intune
    Configuring Endpoint Protection in Intune

    Application and Resource Access Using Microsoft Intune
    Application Management by Using Intune
    The Application Deployment Process
    Managing Access to Organizational Resources
    Lab : Deploying Applications by Using Microsoft Intune
    Publishing Applications for Deployment in Intune
    Deploying and Monitoring Application Deployment
    Lab : Managing Resource Access by Using Intune
    Configuring Certificate Deployment in Intune
    Configure Conditional Access Policies