MS-900T01 Microsoft 365 Fundamentals
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COURSE LENGTH: 1 Day

COURSE COST: $495.00

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

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COURSE OVERVIEW

This course provides foundational knowledge on the considerations and benefits of adopting cloud services and the Software as a Service (SaaS) cloud model, with a specific focus on Microsoft 365 cloud service offerings. You will begin by learning about cloud fundamentals, including an overview of cloud computing and specifically Microsoft cloud services. You will be introduced to Microsoft Azure, and you will examine the differences between Microsoft 365 and Office 365. You will then perform an in-depth review of Microsoft 365, including a comparison of Microsoft on-premises services versus Microsoft 365 cloud services, a review of enterprise mobility in Microsoft 365, and an analysis of how Microsoft 365 services provide collaboration. The course then analyzes how security, compliance, privacy, and trust are handled in Microsoft 365, and it concludes with a review of Microsoft 365 subscriptions, licenses, billing, and support.

AUDIENCE AND PREREQUISITES

This course is designed for IT Professionals who aspire to deploy and manage cloud services in their organization, or who are simply looking to acquire foundational knowledge on cloud fundamentals. This includes the considerations and benefits of adopting cloud services in general and the Software as a Service (SaaS) cloud model specifically, with a general focus on Microsoft 365 cloud service offerings. This course is designed for IT Professionals who aspire to deploy and manage cloud services in their organization. Students should have the following background:

General IT knowledge or any general experience working in an IT environment
General (sales level) experience on corresponding Microsoft on-premises products, such as Exchange Server, SharePoint, Office Professional, AD RMS and others
Experience addressing business/legal/security requirements for IT

  

Course Cost listed does not include the cost of courseware. 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. For more information, please contact 207-775-0244 or email: learn@vtec.org.

COURSE TOPICS:


Module 1: Understanding Cloud Fundamentals
Cloud Computing Overview
Microsoft Cloud Services
Migration to cloud services
Lab : Cloud Fundamentals
Exercise 1: Determine the appropriate cloud model (paper-based lab)

Module 2: Microsoft 365 Fundamentals
Microsoft 365 core services
Microsoft on-premise services vs. Microsoft 365 cloud services
Enterprise Mobility in Microsoft 365
Collaboration in Microsoft 365
Lab : Enabling and configuring a Microsoft 365 tenant
Exercise 1: Activating and configuring a Microsoft 365 tenant
Exercise 2: Exploring the Microsoft 365 user and admin portal
Exercise 3: Configuring new user and group accounts

Module 3: Security, Compliance, Privacy and Trust in Microsoft 365
Organization security overview
Identity basics
Devices and data protection
Compliance in Microsoft 365
Lab : Security in Microsoft 365
Exercise1: Managing users and devices in Azure Active Directory
Exercise2: Evaluate Identity Protection
Exercise3: Explore tools for compliance

Module 4: Subscriptions and support in Microsoft 365
Microsoft 365 Subscriptions, licenses, and billing
Support in Microsoft 365
Lab : Managing subscriptions, licensing and support in M365
Exercise 1: Explore interfaces for billing and subscriptions
Exercise 2: Add trial licenses to the tenant
Exercise 3: Review support options