Microsoft MCSA: Office 365 & MCSE: Productivity (Exchange Server 2016) - Only 11 Days

Why

Seven reasons why you should sit your course with Firebrand Training

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  1. You'll be Office 365 & Exchange Server certified in just 11 days. With us, you’ll be Office 365 & Exchange Server trained in record time
  2. Our Office 365 & Exchange Server course is all-inclusive. A one-off fee covers all course materials, exams, accommodation and meals. No hidden extras
  3. Pass Office 365 & Exchange Server first time or train again for free. This is our guarantee. We’re confident you’ll pass your course first time. But if not, come back within a year and only pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs
  4. You’ll learn more. A day with a traditional training provider generally runs from 9am – 5pm, with a nice long break for lunch. With Firebrand Training you’ll get at least 12 hours/day quality learning time, with your instructor
  5. You’ll learn Office 365 & Exchange Server faster. Chances are, you’ll have a different learning style to those around you. We combine visual, auditory and tactile styles to deliver the material in a way that ensures you will learn faster and more easily
  6. You’ll be studying Office 365 & Exchange Server with the best. We’ve been named in Training Industry’s “Top 20 IT Training Companies of the Year” every year since 2010. As well as winning many more awards, we’ve trained and certified 72,074 professionals, and we’re partners with all of the big names in the business
  7. You'll do more than study Firebrand's courseware. We use practical exercises to make sure you can apply your new knowledge to the work environment. Our instructors use demonstrations and real-world experience to keep the day interesting and engaging

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What

On this accelerated MCSA: Office 365 & MCSE: Productivity (Exchange Server 2016) course, you will learn the skills to install, configure and manage Office 365 in a business environment. You will also enhance your skills across Exchange Server 2016 - 40% faster than with traditional training.

During the first part of the course, develop the skills and take the exams necessary to achieve the MCSA: Office 365. You will then complete your route to achieving the MCSE: Productivity by training on Exchange and passing the relevant elective exam.

Your experienced Microsoft Certified Trainer will immerse you in Microsoft Official Curriculum. Combined with our Lecture | Lab | Review technique, you'll learn both theoretical and practical skills that will help you retain information faster. You'll also develop the hands-on skills needed to apply your new knowledge in the work place, including:

  • Enabling and Managing Office 365
  • Administering Microsoft Exchange Server 2016
  • Designing and Deploying Microsoft Exchange Server 2016

You'll be prepared for and sit the following exams at the Firebrand Training Centre during the course. This is covered by your Certification Guarantee.

  • Exam 70-346: Managing Office 365 Identities and Requirements
  • Exam 70-347: Enabling Office 365 Services
  • Exam 70-345: Designing and Deploying Microsoft Exchange Server 2016

Earning an MCSE: Productivity certification will qualify you for a role in network and computer systems administration.

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Firebrand Training deliver accelerated courses as a Microsoft Learning Partner. You‚ll get exclusive benefits including:

  • Expert instruction from a Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT)
  • Microsoft Official Curriculum (MOC)
  • Official Microsoft Practice Tests
  • Testing at the Firebrand Training centre during the course - walk away certified

Other accelerated training providers rely heavily on lecture and independent self-testing and study.

Effective technical instruction must be highly varied and interactive to keep attention levels high, promote camaraderie and teamwork between the students and instructor, and solidify knowledge through hands-on learning.

Firebrand Training provides instruction to meet every learning need:

  • Intensive group instruction
  • One-on-one instruction attention
  • Hands-on labs
  • Lab partner and group exercises
  • Question and answer drills
  • Independent study

This information has been provided as a helpful tool for candidates considering training. Courses that include certification come with a Certification Guarantee. Pass first time or train again for free (just pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs). We do not make any guarantees about personal successes or benefits of obtaining certification. Benefits of certification determined through studies do not guarantee any particular personal successes.

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20347A:Enabling and Managing Office 365

Module 1: Planning and provisioning Microsoft Office 365

This module reviews the features of Office 365 and identifies recent improvements to the service. Also it describes how to configure an Office 365 tenant and plan for a pilot deployment.

Lessons

  • Overview of Office 365
  • Provisioning an Office 365 tenant
  • Planning a pilot deployment

Lab : Provisioning Office 365

  • Configuring an Office 365 tenant
  • Configuring a custom domain
  • Exploring the Office 365 administrator interfaces

Module 2: Managing Microsoft Office 365 users and groups

This module describes how to manage Office 365 users, groups, and licenses, and configure administrative access by using the Office 365 console and the Windows PowerShell command-line interface.

Lessons

  • 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

Lab : Managing Office 365 users and passwords

  • Managing Office 365 users and licenses by using the Office 365 admin center
  • Managing Office 365 password policies

Lab : Managing Office 365 groups and administration

  • Managing Office 365 groups
  • Managing Office 365 users and groups by using Windows PowerShell
  • Configuring delegated administrators

Module 3: Configuring client connectivity to Microsoft Office 365

This module describes the different types of client software that you can use to connect to Office 365, and the infrastructure requirements that the clients need to meet to connect to Office 365. Also this teaches you how to configure different types of Office 365 clients.

Lessons

  • Planning for Office 365 clients
  • Planning connectivity for Office 365 clients
  • Configuring connectivity for Office 365 clients

Lab : Configuring client connectivity to Office 365

  • Configuring DNS records for Office 365 clients
  • Running the Office 365 connectivity analyser tools
  • Connecting Office 2016 clients

Module 4: Planning and configuring directory synchronisation

This module describes how to plan and configure directory synchronisation between Azure AD and on-premises AD DS.

Lessons

  • Planning and preparing for directory synchronisation
  • Implementing directory synchronisation by using Azure AD Connect
  • Managing Office 365 identities with directory synchronisation

Lab : Planning and configuring directory synchronisation

  • Preparing for directory synchronisation
  • Configuring directory synchronisation
  • Managing Active Directory users and groups

Module 5: Planning and deploying Office 2016 ProPlus

This module covers the planning process, how to make Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus directly available to end users, and how to deploy it as a managed package. Finally, this module covers how to set up Office telemetry so that administrators can keep track of how users are interacting with Microsoft Office.

Lessons

  • Overview of Office 365 ProPlus
  • Planning and managing user-driven Office 365 ProPlus deployments
  • Planning and managing centralised deployments of Office 365 ProPlus
  • Office telemetry and reporting

Lab : Deploying Office 365 ProPlus

  • Preparing an Office 365 ProPlus managed installation
  • Managing user-driven Office 365 ProPlus installations
  • Managing Centralised Office 365 ProPlus installations

Module 6: Planning and managing Exchange Online recipients and permissions

This module describes Exchange Online and explains how to create and manage recipient objects and how to manage and delegate Exchange security.

Lessons

  • Overview of Exchange Online
  • Managing Exchange Online recipients
  • Planning and configuring Exchange Online permissions

Lab : Managing Exchange Online recipients and permissions

  • Configuring Exchange Online recipients
  • Configuring delegated administration

Module 7: Planning and configuring Microsoft Exchange Online services

This module describes how to plan and configure Exchange Online services. It also explains how to plan and configure anti-malware and anti-spam settings in Office 365.

Lessons

  • 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

Lab : Configuring message transport in Exchange Online

  • Configuring message transport settings

Lab : Configuring email protection and client policies

  • Configuring email protection
  • Configuring client access policies

Module 8: Planning and deploying Skype for Business Online

This module describes how to plan and implement the Skype for Business Online deployment. Also it describes how to plan voice integration with Skype for Business Online.

Lessons

  • 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

Lab : Deploying Skype for Business Online

  • Configuring Skype for Business Online organisation settings
  • Configuring Skype for Business Online user settings
  • Configuring a Skype Meeting Broadcast

Module 9: Planning and configuring SharePoint Online

This module describes the administrative features available within SharePoint Online and the most common configuration tasks for any administrator who starts using SharePoint Online. Also it describes the concept of site collections and the different sharing options within SharePoint Online. A brief overview of additional portals, such as the video portal, are also provided.

Lessons

  • Configuring SharePoint Online services
  • Planning and configuring SharePoint site collections
  • Planning and configuring external user sharing

Lab : Configuring SharePoint Online

  • Configuring SharePoint Online settings
  • Creating and configuring a SharePoint Online site collection
  • Configuring and verifying external user sharing

Module 10: Planning and configuring an Office 365 collaboration solution

This module describes how to plan and implement a SharePoint collaboration solution, and how to enable Yammer Enterprise services within Office 365 and OneDrive for Business, and Office 365 groups.

Lessons

  • Planning and managing Yammer Enterprise
  • Planning and configuring OneDrive for Business
  • Configuring Office 365 groups

Lab : Planning and configuring an Office 365 collaboration solution

  • Configuring a Yammer Enterprise
  • Configuring OneDrive for Business
  • Configuring Office 365 groups

Module 11: Planning and configuring Rights Management and compliance

This module describes the compliance features in Office 365 and explains how to manage them. Also it describes how to plan and configure Microsoft Azure Rights Management (Azure RMS). Additionally it discusses the security features in Office 365.

Lessons

  • Overview of the compliance features in Office 365
  • Planning and configuring Azure Rights Management in Office 365
  • Managing the compliance features in Office 365

Lab : Configuring Rights Management and compliance

  • Configuring Rights Management in Office 365
  • Configuring compliance features

Module 12: Monitoring and troubleshooting Microsoft Office 365

This module describes how to monitor and review Office 365 services, and troubleshoot Office 365 issues.

Lessons

  • Troubleshooting Office 365
  • Monitoring Office 365 service health

Lab : Monitoring and troubleshooting Office 365

  • Monitoring Office 365
  • Monitoring service health and analysing reports

Module 13: Planning and configuring identity federation

This module describes how to plan and implement identity federation between on-premises AD DS and Azure AD.

Lessons

  • Understanding identity federation
  • Planning an AD FS deployment
  • Deploy AD FS for identity federation with Office 365
  • Planning and implementing hybrid solutions (Optional)

Lab : Planning and configuring identity federation

  • Deploying Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS) and Web Application
  • Configuring federation with Office 365
  • Verifying single sign-on (SSO)

20345-1A: Administering Microsoft Exchange Server 2016

Module 1: Deploying Microsoft Exchange Server 2016

This module describes the key features and enhancements in Exchange Server 2016. The module also describes the deployment requirements and options for implementing Exchange Server 2016.

Lessons

  • Overview of Exchange Server 2016
  • Requirements and deployment options for Exchange Server 2016

Lab : Deploying Microsoft Exchange Server 2016

  • Evaluating requirements and prerequisites for an Exchange Server 2016 installation
  • Deploying Exchange Server 2016

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the features and functionality of Exchange Server 2016.
  • Describe the requirements and deployment options for Exchange Server 2016.

Module 2: Managing Microsoft Exchange Server 2016 servers

This module describes the built-in management tools that you can use to manage maintain and maintain Exchange Server 2016. The module also explains the features and functionality of a Mailbox server role and procedures for configuring a Mailbox server.

Lessons

  • Exchange Server 2016 management
  • Overview of the Exchange 2016 Mailbox server
  • Configuring Mailbox servers

Lab : Configuring Mailbox servers

  • Creating and configuring mailbox databases

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe Microsoft Exchange Server 2016 management.
  • Describe the Exchange Server 2016 Mailbox server role.
  • Configure mailbox servers

Module 3: Managing recipient objects

This module describes the types of recipient objects in Exchange Server 2016, and explains how to manage these objects. The module also describes how to manage address lists and policies on the Mailbox server role.

Lessons

  • Exchange Server 2016 recipients
  • Managing Exchange Server recipients
  • Configuring address lists and policies

Lab : Managing Exchange Server recipients and public folders

  • Managing recipients
  • Managing public folder mailboxes

Lab : Managing Exchange Server email address lists and policies

  • Managing email-address policies
  • Managing address lists and address book policies

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the different Microsoft Exchange Server 2016 recipients.
  • Manage Exchange Server 2016 recipients.
  • Configure address lists and policies.

Module 4: Managing Microsoft Exchange Server 2016 and recipient objects by using Exchange Management Shell

This module provides an overview of the Exchange Management Shell, and describes how to use it to manage Exchange Server 2016 configuration and recipient objects.

Lessons

  • Overview of the Exchange Management Shell
  • Managing Exchange Server 2016 by using Exchange Management Shell
  • Managing Exchange Server 2016 by using Exchange Management Shell 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

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Explain the Exchange Management Shell cmdlets that you can use to configure and manage Microsoft Exchange Server 2016.
  • Manage Exchange Server and recipient objects by using the Exchange Management Shell.
  • Manage Exchange Server and recipient objects by using the Exchange Management Shell scripts.

Module 5: Implementing client connectivity

This module describes how to configure and manage Client Access Services in Exchange Server 2016. The module also explains the options for configuring client connectivity, Microsoft Outlook on the web, and mobile messaging.

Lessons

  • Configuring client access services in Exchange Server 2016
  • Managing client services
  • Client connectivity and publishing of Exchange Server 2016 services
  • Configuring Outlook on the web
  • Configuring mobile messaging on Exchange Server 2016

Lab : Deploying and configuring client access services on Exchange Server 2016

  • Configuring certificates for client access
  • Configuring client access options
  • Configuring custom MailTips

Lab : Deploying and configuring client access services on Exchange Server

  • Configuring Exchange Server 2016 for Outlook
  • Configuring Outlook on the web
  • Configuring Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Configure client access services in Microsoft Exchange Server 2016.
  • Manage client services.
  • Describe client connectivity and publishing of Exchanger Server 2016 services.
  • Configure Microsoft Outlook on the web.
  • Configure mobile messaging on Exchange Server 2016.

Module 6: Module 6: Managing high availability in Exchange Server 2016

This module describes the high availability options built into Exchange Server 2016. The module also explains how to configure high availability for Mailbox databases and Client Access services.

Lessons

  • High availability on Exchange Server 2016
  • Configuring highly available mailbox databases
  • Configuring high availability of Client Access services.

Lab : Implementing DAGs

  • Creating and configuring a database availability group

Lab : Implementing and testing high availability

  • Deploying a high availability solution for client access services
  • Testing the high availability configuration

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the high availability options in Exchange Server 2016.
  • Configure highly available mailbox databases. 
  • Configure highly available client access services.

Module 7: Implementing disaster recovery for Microsoft Exchange Server 2016

This module describes the backup and recovery options in Exchange Server 2016 and explains the factors you must consider when you use these options.

Lessons

  • Implementing Exchange Server 2016 backup
  • Implementing Exchange Server 2016 recovery

Lab : Backing up Exchange Server 2016

  • Backing up Exchange Server 2016

Lab : Implementing disaster recovery for Exchange Server 2016

  • Restoring Exchange Server 2016 data
  • Restore an Exchange Server DAG member (optional)

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Explain how to implement Microsoft Exchange Server 2016 backup.
  • Explain how to implement Exchange Server 2016 recovery.

Module 8: Configuring and managing message transport

This module provides an overview of message transport, and describes how to configure message transport. The module also describes how to configure transport rules and DLP policies to manage message transport.

Lessons

  • Overview of message transport
  • Configuring message transport
  • Managing transport rules

Lab : Configuring message transport

  • Configuring message transport
  • Troubleshooting message delivery
  • Configuring a disclaimer transport rule
  • Configuring a DLP policy for financial data

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe message transport.
  • Configure message transport.
  • Manage transport rules.

Module 9: Configuring antivirus, antispam, and malware protection

This module describes the key features and functionality of an Edge Transport server role in Exchange Server 2016. The module also explains how to configure message security by implementing an antivirus and antispam solution.

Lessons

  • Deploying and managing an Edge Transport server for message security
  • Implementing an antivirus solution for Exchange Server 2016
  • Implementing an antispam solution for Exchange Server 2016

Lab : Configuring message security

  • Configuring and testing EdgeSync
  • Configuring antivirus, antispam, and malware protection features on Exchange Server 2016

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Deploy and manage an Edge Transport server role for message security.
  • Implement an antivirus solution for Microsoft Exchange Server 2016.
  • Implement an antispam solution for Exchange Server 2016.

Module 10: Implementing and managing Microsoft Exchange Online deployments

This module describes the key features of Exchange Online and Office 365. The module also describes how to manage and migrate to Exchange Online.

Lessons

  • Overview of Exchange Online and Office 365
  • Managing Exchange Online
  • Implementing the migration to Exchange Online

Lab : Managing Exchange Online

  • Managing Exchange Online

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Provide an overview of Exchange Online and Office 365.
  • Manage Exchange Online.
  • Implement a migration to Exchange Online.

Module 11: Monitoring and troubleshooting Microsoft Exchange Server 2016

This module describes how to monitor and troubleshoot Exchange Server 2016. The module explains how to collect and analyse performance data for various Exchange Server recipients and objects. The module also describes how to troubleshoot database issues, connectivity issues, and performance issues.

Lessons

  • Monitoring Exchange Server 2016
  • Troubleshooting Exchange Server 2016

Lab : Monitoring and troubleshooting Exchange Server 2016

  • Monitoring Exchange Server
  • Troubleshooting database availability
  • Troubleshooting client access services

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Monitor Exchange Server 2016.
  • Troubleshoot Exchange Server 2016.

Module 12: Securing and maintaining Exchange Server 2016

This module describes how to maintain and update an Exchange Server organisation. The module explains how to plan and configure administrative security and administrative auditing in Exchange Server 2016.

Lessons

  • Securing Exchange Server with role-based access control (RBAC)
  • Configuring audit logging on Exchange Server 2016
  • Maintaining Exchange Server 2016

Lab : Securing and maintaining Exchange Server 2016

  • Configuring Exchange Server permissions
  • Configuring audit logging
  • Maintaining updates on Exchange Server 2016.

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Configure RBAC on Microsoft Exchange Server 2016.
  • Configure options related to user and administrator audit logging.
  • Maintain and update Exchange Server 2016.

20345-2A: Designing and Deploying Microsoft Exchange Server 2016

Module 1: Planning Exchange Server 2016 deployments

This module explains the requirements and considerations for planning an Exchange Server deployment.

Lessons

  • New features in Exchange Server 2016
  • Gathering business requirements for an Exchange Server 2016 deployment
  • Planning for an Exchange Server deployment
  • Designing a Unified Messaging (UM) deployment

Lab : Planning Exchange Server 2016 deployments

  • Evaluating an existing messaging infrastructure
  • Identifying requirements
  • Discussion: Deployment design for Exchange Server 2016

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the new features in Exchange Server 2016.
  • Describe how to gather business requirements for an Exchange Server 2016 deployment.
  • Plan for an Exchange Server 2016 deployment.
  • Design a UM deployment.

Module 2: Planning and deploying Exchange Server 2016 Mailbox services

This module explains how to plan and deploy Exchange Server hardware, virtualisation, mailbox databases, and public folders.

Lessons

  • Planning Exchange Server hardware requirements
  • Planning Exchange Server for virtualisation and Microsoft Azure integration
  • Planning and implementing public folders

Lab : Planning and implementing Exchange virtualisation, mailbox databases, and public folders

  • Planning for virtualisation
  • Planning for mailbox databases
  • Implementing mailbox databases
  • Planning and implementing public folders

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Plan for the Exchange Server hardware requirements.
  • Plan Exchange Server for virtualisation and Azure integration.
  • Plan and implement public folders.

Module 3: Planning and deploying message transport

This module explains how to plan and implement mail routing internally from and to the Internet, and transport-related tasks in the organisation.

Lessons

  • Designing message routing
  • Designing transport services
  • Designing the message-routing perimeter
  • Designing and implementing transport compliance

Lab : Planning and deploying message transport

  • Planning for a redundant and secure message transport
  • Planning for transport compliance
  • Implementing transport compliance

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Design message routing.
  • Design transport services.
  • Design message routing in a perimeter network.
  • Design and implement transport compliance.

Module 4: Planning and deploying client access

This module explains how to plan for client connectivity and client access in Exchange Server 2016. This module also describes how to implement Microsoft Office Online Server, and the coexistence of SharePoint 2016 with Exchange.

Lessons

  • Planning for Exchange Server 2016 clients
  • Planning for client access
  • Planning and implementing Office Online Server
  • Planning and implementing coexistence of SharePoint 2016 with Exchange
  • Designing external client access

Lab : Planning and deploying client access solutions

  • Planning and configuring namespaces
  • Planning and configuring client access services options
  • Planning and deploying Office Online Server
  • Planning and implementing reverse proxy

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Plan for Exchange 2016 Server clients.
  • Plan for client access.
  • Plan and implement Office Online Server.
  • Plan and implement SharePoint 2016 and with Exchange Server 2016 coexistence.
  • Design external client access.

Module 5: Designing and implementing high availability

This module explains how to design and implement a highly available solution for Exchange Server 2016.

Lessons

  • Planning high availability for Exchange Server 2016
  • Planning for load balancing
  • Planning for site resilience

Lab : Designing and implementing site resiliency

  • Creating a lag database copy
  • Recovering data from a lagged database copy
  • Implementing site resilience
  • Validating site resilience

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Plan high availability for an Exchange Server 2016 deployment.
  • Plan for load balancing in an Exchange Server 2016 deployment.
  • Plan for site resilience in an Exchange Server 2016 deployment.

Module 6: Maintaining Exchange Server 2016This module explains how to maintain Exchange Server 2016 using Managed Availability and Desired State Configuration (DSC).

Lessons

  • Using Managed Availability to improve high availability
  • Implementing DSC

Lab : Maintaining Exchange Server 2016

  • Using Windows PowerShell to investigate and configure Managed Availability
  • Implementing DSC

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe and configure Managed Availability in Exchange Server 2016.
  • Describe and implement DSC in Exchange Server 2016.

Module 7: Designing messaging security

This module explains how to plan for messaging security and design and implement Active Directory Rights Management Services (AD RMS) and Azure RMS in an Exchange Server organisation.

Lessons

  • Planning messaging security
  • Designing and implementing AD RMS and Azure RMS integration

Lab : Designing messaging security

  • Implementing AD RMS
  • Integrating AD RMS with Exchange Server
  • Creating a message transport rule to protect email
  • Proteccting an email with AD RMS

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Plan messaging security.
  • Design and implement AD RMS and Azure RMS integration.

Module 8: Designing and implementing message retention

This module explains how to plan for archiving and message retention.

Lessons

  • Overview of messaging records management and archiving
  • Designing In-Place Archiving
  • Designing and implementing message retention

Lab : Designing and implementing message retention

  • Designing message retention and archiving
  • Implementing message retention and archiving

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe messaging records management and archiving.
  • Design In-Place Achiving.
  • Design and implement message retention.

Module 9: Designing messaging compliance

This module explains how to plan for and implement several Exchange features to help minimise data loss and monitor email traffic and content.

Lessons

  • Designing and implementing data loss prevention
  • Designing and implementing In-Place Hold
  • Designing and implementing In-Place eDiscovery

Lab : Designing and implementing messaging compliance

  • Designing messaging compliance
  • Implementing data los prevention
  • Implementing In-Place eDiscovery
  • Comparing messaging policy and compliance options

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Design and implement data los prevention.
  • Design and implement In-Place Hold.
  • Design and implement In-Place eDiscovery.

Module 10: Designing and implementing messaging coexistence

This module explains how to plan and implement federation, design coexistence between Exchange organisations, and design and move mailboxes between different forests and Exchange organisations.

Lessons

  • Designing and implementing federation
  • Designing coexistence between Exchange organisations
  • Designing and implementing cross-forest mailbox moves

Lab : Implementing messaging coexistence

  • Implementing message-routing coexistence
  • Migrating user mailboxes

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Design and implement federation.
  • Design the coexistence between Exchange Server organisations.
  • Design and implement cross-forest mailbox moves.

Module 11: Upgrading to Exchange Server 2016

This module explains how to plan and implement an upgrade from previous Exchange Server 2013 or Exchange Server versions to Exchange Server 2016.

Lessons

  • Planning an upgrade from previous Exchange Server versions
  • Implementing the upgrade from previous Exchange Server versions

Lab : Upgrading from Exchange Server 2013 to Exchange Server 2016

  • Documenting the Exchange Server 2013 organisation
  • Deploying Exchange Server 2016
  • Upgrading from Exchange Server 2013 to Exchange Server 2016
  • Removing Exchange Server 2013

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Plan an upgrade to Exchange Server 2016.
  • Implement the upgrade to Exchange Server 2016.

Module 12: Planning a hybrid Exchange Server deployment

This module explains how to plan and implement a hybrid deployment for Exchange Server 2016.

Lessons

  • Basics of a hybrid deployment
  • Planning and implementing a hybrid deployment
  • Implementing advanced functionality for hybrid deployments

Lab : Designing the integration with Exchange Online

  • Designing the integration with Exchange Online

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the basics of a hybrid deployment.
  • Plan and implement a hybrid deployment.
  • Implement advanced functionality for hybrid deployments.

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You'll sit the following exams during the course at the Firebrand Training centre. Which are covered by your Certification Guarantee :

Exam 70-346: Managing Office 365 Identities and Requirements

You'll be tested on the following subject areas during the exam:

  • Provision Office 365 (15-20%)
  • Plan and implement networking and security in Office 365 (15-20%)
  • Manage cloud identities (15-20%)
  • Implement and manage identities by using Azure AD Connect (15-20%)
  • Implement and manage federated identities for single sign-on (SSO) (15-20%)
  • Monitor and troubleshoot Office 365 availability and usage (15-20%)

Exam 70-347: Enabling Office 365 Services

You'll be tested on the following subject areas during the exam:

  • Manage clients and end-user devices (20-25%)
  • Provision SharePoint Online site collections (20-25%)
  • Configure Exchange Online and Skype for Business Online for end users (20-25%)
  • Plan for Exchange Online and Skype for Business Online (20-25%)
  • Configure and Secure Office 365 services (20-25%)

70-345: Designing and Deploying Microsoft Exchange Server 2016

You'll be tested on the following skills:

  • Plan, deploy, manage and troubleshoot mailbox databases (15-20%)
  • Plan, deploy, manage and troubleshoot client access services (15-20%)
  • Plan, deploy, manage and troubleshoot transport services (15-20%)
  • Plan, deploy and manage an Exchange infrastructure, recipients, and security (15-20%)
  • Plan, deploy and manage compliance, archiving, eDiscovery and auditing (10-15%)
  • Implement and manage coexistence, hybrid scenarios, migration and federation (10-15%)

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Included:

  • MOC 20347A: Enabling and Managing Office 365
  • MOC 20345-1A: Administering Microsoft Exchange Server 2016
  • MOC 20345-2A: Designing and Deploying Microsoft Exchange Server 2016

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Examination Passing Policy

Should a student complete a Firebrand Training Program without having successfully passed all vendor examinations, the student may re-attend that program for a period of one year.  Students will only be responsible for accommodations and vendor exam fees.

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  • ** Examination vouchers are not included for the following courses: PMI, GIAC, CREST and CISSP CBK Review. Exam vouchers may also not be included for Apprentices and will require a separate purchase by an employer due to Education and Skills Funding Agency guidelines.
  • *** On site testing is not included for our PMI, GIAC, CREST, CSX Practitioner or ITIL Managers and Revision Certification Courses
  • **** Accommodation not included on the CISSP CBK Review Seminar

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Before attending this course, you must have attended the following courses or have equivalent knowledge to:

  • A+
  • Network+
  • 2028A Basic Administration of Microsoft Windows 2000

In addition, you should already have the following technical knowledge and professional experience:

  • A minimum of two years experience with:
    • Any version of Exchange Server
    • Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS)
    • Name resolution including Domain Name Systems
    • Administering Windows Server, including Windows Server 2012 R2 or Windows Server 2016.
  • A minimum of six months experience working with:
    • Exchange Server 2013 or Exchange Server 2016
  • An understanding of:
    • TCP/IP and networking concepts
    • Security concepts such as authentication and authorisation
    • Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
    • Public key infrastructure (PKI) technologies, including Active Directory Certificate Services (AD CS)
    • Windows Powershell
    • Windows Server 2012 R2 or later
    • AD DS; including planning, designing, and deploying

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Don’t worry - we’ll discuss your technical background, experience and qualifications to determine whether this accelerated course suits you.

Just call us on +44 207 907 1120 and speak to one of our enrolment consultants.

Firebrand is an immersive environment and requires commitment. Some prerequisites are simply guidelines; you may find your unique experience, attitude and determination enables you to succeed on your accelerated course.

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Reviews

Here's the Firebrand Training review section. Since 2001 we've trained exactly 72,074 students and asked them all to review our Accelerated Learning. Currently, 96.74% have said Firebrand exceeded their expectations.

Read reviews from recent accelerated courses below or visit Firebrand Stories for written and video interviews from our alumni.


"The training centre is very well organised and professional, I found the course very detailed and got a lot out of it."
Joseph Naber. - Microsoft MTA Software Development Fundamentals (3 days) (10/1/2019 to 11/1/2019)

"Firebrand training is a good way to get qualifications fast. Be prepared with the self-learning before hand and for long days."
Anonymous. - Microsoft MTA Software Development Fundamentals (3 days) (10/1/2019 to 11/1/2019)

"The course was intense but well delivered, the instructor engaged with the group and took the time to give good feedback and help."
Joseph Naber, Games Workshop. - Microsoft MTA Software Development Fundamentals (3 days) (10/1/2019 to 11/1/2019)

"Highly recommendable course and praise worthy."
W.A.. - Microsoft Azure Academy: Infrastructure and Networking (4 days) (7/1/2019 to 10/1/2019)

"The course is high intensity but still managed to maintain a friendly atmosphere. The residential aspect is definitely beneficial to your learning. "
Anonymous. - Microsoft MTA: Windows Server Administration Fundamentals (3 days) (9/1/2019 to 10/1/2019)

"A good learning environment for people who are looking for a job in the IT depart. Friendly instructor. "
Thomas Thornton. - Microsoft MTA Security, Windows Server Administration & Networking (6 days) (7/1/2019 to 12/1/2019)

"Great teaching but the course was not particularly relevant to our job and skill set. "
Dexter Lee, BBC. - Microsoft MTA Security, Windows Server Administration & Networking (6 days) (7/1/2019 to 12/1/2019)

"Very good facilities, good efficient teaching, would definitely recommend to others that are looking for an IT course."
Andrew Smith, BBC. - Microsoft MTA Security, Windows Server Administration & Networking (6 days) (7/1/2019 to 12/1/2019)

"My instructor was extremely committed to help with our studying, with a group who have had very little experience in the topic our course was based on. The resources provided were also very useful."
Sam Hughes, BBC. - Microsoft MTA Security, Windows Server Administration & Networking (6 days) (7/1/2019 to 12/1/2019)

"Great experience, learnt a huge amount in a short space of time."
Anonymous. - Microsoft Azure Academy: Infrastructure and Networking (4 days) (7/1/2019 to 10/1/2019)

"Good and clear instruction, with interactive discussions suited to students needs. Thoroughly recommended."
Anonymous. - Microsoft Azure Academy: Infrastructure and Networking (4 days) (7/1/2019 to 10/1/2019)

"Training was excellent and the instructor was amazing."
Samson Jesi, NCC Group. - Microsoft Azure Academy: Infrastructure and Networking (4 days) (7/1/2019 to 10/1/2019)

"Key & relevant advice provided by highly knowledge subject matter experts. Better equipped to provide advice to customers deploying solutions within the cloud."
Anonymous. - Microsoft Azure Academy: Infrastructure and Networking (4 days) (7/1/2019 to 10/1/2019)

"Firebrand are the best training provider I have used, with knowledge and engaged instructors. "
M.P.. - Microsoft Azure Academy: Infrastructure and Networking (4 days) (7/1/2019 to 10/1/2019)

"The course was very helpful to me as I do C# at my job. They cover all basic fundamentals. The food here is great as well. The stay was comfortable and flexible. You can stay here easily and learn quickly."
S.Y.. - Microsoft Programming in C# (4 days) (7/1/2019 to 10/1/2019)

"Good facility, nice people and an organised concept. Enjoyed my stay and learnt new skills."
James Vost. - Microsoft MTA HTML5 App Development Fundamentals (2 days) (7/1/2019 to 8/1/2019)

"The training provided was all relevant and useful for me to prepare for the exam. "
Anonymous. - Microsoft MTA HTML5 App Development Fundamentals (2 days) (7/1/2019 to 8/1/2019)

"Training is relevant but extremely intense, there is a lot to take in in a short amount of time. "
Anonymous. - Microsoft MTA HTML5 App Development Fundamentals (2 days) (7/1/2019 to 8/1/2019)

"Intensive training, I would recommend, decent level of experience required, but it worked for me to do that extra knowledge required to become MCSA certified. Thanks."
Barry Mansell, CPTO. - Microsoft MCSA: Windows Server 2016 (11 days) (6/12/2018 to 16/12/2018)

"It is a nice experience at Firebrand."
Anonymous. - Microsoft MCSA: Windows Server 2016 (11 days) (6/12/2018 to 16/12/2018)

"I recommend Firebrand to anyone that is looking to either gain knowledge for the first time or to learn something new."
S.P.. - Microsoft MTA Database Fundamentals (2 days) (12/12/2018 to 13/12/2018)

"Awesome place, awesome instructors, real challenges. This is the Firebrands recipe for success."
V.F.. - Microsoft Architecting Microsoft Azure Solutions (3 days) (8/12/2018 to 10/12/2018)

"Learnt a lot - good course, but very intense. Not for the faint or weak! Very good instructor."
Anonymous. - Microsoft Architecting Microsoft Azure Solutions (3 days) (8/12/2018 to 10/12/2018)

"Good course, long hours, sometimes a little overwhelming to say the least. good atmosphere."
Richard Eaton, Avnet. - Microsoft Architecting Microsoft Azure Solutions (3 days) (8/12/2018 to 10/12/2018)

"Great instructor."
Anonymous. - Microsoft MCSA: Cloud Platform & MCSE: Cloud Platform and Infrastructure (Azure) (10 days) (1/12/2018 to 10/12/2018)

"Extremely effective use of time. Very knowledgeable instructor. Good, focused group."
Mark Townsend, TechSea Ltd. - Microsoft MCSA: Cloud Platform & MCSE: Cloud Platform and Infrastructure (Azure) (10 days) (1/12/2018 to 10/12/2018)

"Good trainer who has lots of experience in the field. Taught at a good pace and got through all off the content."
Jess Chapman, Natures Way Foods. - Microsoft MCSA: Windows Server 2016 (11 days) (6/12/2018 to 16/12/2018)

"Very busy course. Lots of content."
Anonymous, Codurance - Microsoft Developing Microsoft Azure Solutions (4 days) (4/12/2018 to 7/12/2018)

"Great way to study in an intensive learning environment without the distractions often attributed to E Learning."
Daniel Middleditch, React Computer Partnership. - Microsoft Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions (3 days) (1/12/2018 to 3/12/2018)

"Its Good."
Lyndon Martin, Nottinghamshire Healthcare. - Microsoft MCSA: SQL Server 2016 - Business Intelligence Development (5 days) (26/11/2018 to 30/11/2018)

"I will happily use firebrand again the staff and the teachers are great, its hard work but completely worth it. "
Anonymous. - Microsoft MCSA: SQL Server 2016 - Business Intelligence Development (5 days) (26/11/2018 to 30/11/2018)

"I love training at Firebrand. As a consultant, every day matters as you do not get paid if you do not work. The immersive bootcamp allows myself to cover twice the material in half the time. I also like getting into my bubble by it being residential so I can focus on absorbing and recalling. Great having the test centre onsite.. Maximises exam cram time. Thank you FB Wyboston."
Roy Casella, Designated. - Microsoft MCSA: SQL Server 2016 - Business Intelligence Development (5 days) (26/11/2018 to 30/11/2018)

"I enjoyed my course at Firebrand. The trainers are friendly and extremely knowledgeable. This was my first experience of Microsoft exams and I would not hesitate to recommend Firebrand for anyone looking to achieve certification."
Darren Conley, Nicander Ltd.. - Microsoft MCSA: SQL Server 2016 - Business Intelligence Development (5 days) (26/11/2018 to 30/11/2018)

"Studying with Firebrand is tough, theres no getting away from the fact that the days are long and full of content, however, the trainers are knowledgeable and the training is delivered professionally, in excellent facilities."
Rob Sims. - Microsoft MCSA: SQL Server 2016 - Business Intelligence Development (5 days) (26/11/2018 to 30/11/2018)

"Great experience and staff, training setup and instructor."
K.W., Midwich Ltd. - Microsoft MCSA: SQL Server 2016 - Business Intelligence Development (5 days) (26/11/2018 to 30/11/2018)

"Course had plenty of useful information and very helpful."
Connor Venton, Ringway Jacobs. - Microsoft MCSA: SQL Server 2016 - Business Intelligence Development (5 days) (26/11/2018 to 30/11/2018)

"My experience of this intensive course was a good one! This was due to my instructor who was so helpful and engaged us all from the beginning to the end. Thanks to the instructor for being an amazing , intelligent , funny and caring instructor"
Louise-Clair Elliot, Freightliner. - Microsoft MCSA: BI Reporting (4 days) (22/11/2018 to 25/11/2018)

"This is how training should be imparted especially the accelerated approach. Thanks a ton."
Sanjeev Putla, NA. - Microsoft MCSA: BI Reporting (4 days) (22/11/2018 to 25/11/2018)

"Intense but worth it"
R.V.. - Microsoft Dynamics AX 7 Financials (5 days) (19/11/2018 to 23/11/2018)

"Different type of training and it was intense. Covered many topics in express speed. It was a good learning experience. "
John Jesudason. - Microsoft Managing SharePoint Server 2016 (6 days) (19/11/2018 to 24/11/2018)

"The instructor is a great trainer that will help you understand SharePoint much better and get certified."
Anonymous. - Microsoft MCSE: Productivity (SharePoint Server 2016) (6 days) (19/11/2018 to 24/11/2018)

"I have learn a lot of new things in a short time."
A.P.. - Microsoft MCSA: Web Applications (Developing ASP.NET MVC Web 5 Applications) (3 days) (20/11/2018 to 22/11/2018)

"Great Teacher, Interesting Courses and the instructor Is the best"
Jo Van Vosselen. - Microsoft MCSA: Web Applications (Developing ASP.NET MVC Web 5 Applications) (3 days) (13/9/2018 to 15/9/2018)

"Another great course with the instructor. Very enjoyable and pleasant, lots of knowledge transfer and helpful real-life cases where to apply these techniques. I'm looking forward for another course in the future with him."
Christian Dornetto, CRM Dynamics Ltd. - Microsoft MCSA: Web Applications (Developing ASP.NET MVC Web 5 Applications) (3 days) (20/11/2018 to 22/11/2018)

"Very efficient training course."
Adel Flici, London Metal Exchange. - Microsoft Dynamics 365 Customisation and Configuration (4 days) (14/11/2018 to 17/11/2018)

"Great course, and really engrossing way to learn."
Ben Lewis, Kagool. - Microsoft Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions (3 days) (14/11/2018 to 16/11/2018)

"The instructor was great yet again. teaching subjects that are not covered, but allows for a better understanding of the course. Highly recommend. "
Anonymous. - Microsoft MTA Security, Windows Server Administration & Networking (6 days) (5/11/2018 to 10/11/2018)

"The course was delivered well and taught a broad range of skills, both exam related and functional."
Anonymous. - Microsoft MTA Security, Windows Server Administration & Networking (6 days) (5/11/2018 to 10/11/2018)

"The courses are very well structured at Firebrand, the instructors are patient and helpful. "
B.M.. - Microsoft Querying Data with Transact-SQL (3 days) (5/11/2018 to 7/11/2018)

"My trainer was very very helpful"
J.T.. - Microsoft MTA Security, Windows Server Administration & Networking (6 days) (5/11/2018 to 10/11/2018)

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