Microsoft - MCSE: Messaging (Exchange 2013)



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MCSE Messaging (Exchange 2013)

Get the MCSE: Messaging certification 40% faster than traditional training. Exchange 2013 powers the new version of Office, making it easy for people to stay connected, access files any time, and maintain messaging security. Learn how to move your company to the cloud, increase user productivity and flexibility and improve data security.

Seven reasons why you should sit your course with Firebrand Training

  1. Two options of training. Choose between residential classroom-based, or online MCSE: Messaging 2013 courses
  2. You'll be MCSE: Messaging 2013 certified in just 6 days. With us, you’ll be MCSE: Messaging 2013 trained in record time
  3. Our MCSE: Messaging 2013 course is all-inclusive. A one-off fee covers all course materials, exams, accommodation and meals. No hidden extras
  4. Pass MCSE: Messaging 2013 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
  5. 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
  6. You’ll learn MCSE: Messaging 2013 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
  7. You’ll be studying MCSE: Messaging 2013 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 77,505 professionals, and we’re partners with all of the big names in the business


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Benefits of Training with Firebrand

  • Two options of training - Residential classroom-based, or online courses
  • A purpose-built training centre – get access to dedicated Pearson VUE Select facilities
  • Certification Guarantee – pass first time or train again free (just pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs)
  • Everything you need to certify – you’ll sit your exam at the earliest available opportunity after the course - either immediately after your classroom course, or as soon as there are slots available, if you've taken it online
  • No hidden extras – one cost covers everything you need to certify


Core Solutions of Microsoft Exchange Server 2013

Deploying and Managing Microsoft Exchange Server 2013

  • Exchange Server 2013 Prerequisites and Requirements
  • Exchange Server 2013 Deployment
  • Managing Exchange Server 2013

Planning and Configuring Mailbox Servers

  • Overview of the Mailbox Server Role
  • Planning the Mailbox Server Deployment
  • Configuring the Mailbox Servers

Managing Recipient Objects

  • Managing Exchange Server 2013 Mailboxes
  • Managing Other Exchange Recipients
  • Planning and Implementing Public Folder Mailboxes
  • Managing Address Lists and Policies

Planning and Deploying Client Access Servers

  • Planning Client Access Server Deployment
  • Configuring the Client Access Server Role
  • Managing Client Access Services

Planning and Configuring Messaging Client Connectivity

  • Client Connectivity to the Client Access Server
  • Configuring Outlook Web App
  • Planning and Configuring Mobile Messaging
  • Configuring Secure Internet Access for Client Access Server

Planning and Implementing High Availability

  • High Availability on Exchange Server 2013
  • Configuring Highly Available Mailbox Databases
  • Configuring Highly Available Client Access Servers

Planning and Implementing Disaster Recovery

  • Planning for Disaster Mitigation
  • Planning and Implementing Exchange Server 2013 Backup
  • Planning and Implementing Exchange Server 2013 Recovery

Planning and Configuring Message Transport

  • Overview of Message Transport and Routing
  • Planning and Configuring Message Transport
  • Managing Transport Rules

Planning and Configuring Message Hygiene

  • Planning Messaging Security
  • Implementing an Antivirus Solution for Exchange Server 2013
  • Implementing an Anti-Spam Solution for Exchange Server 2013

Planning and Configuring Administrative Security and Auditing

  • Configuring Role-Based Access Control
  • Configuring Audit Logging

Monitoring and Troubleshooting Microsoft Exchange Server 2013

  • Monitoring Exchange Server 2013
  • Maintaining Exchange Server 2013
  • Troubleshooting Exchange Server 2013

Advanced Solutions of Microsoft Exchange Server 2013

Designing and Implementing Site Resilience

  • Site Resilience and High Availability in Exchange Server 2013
  • Planning a Site Resilient Implementation
  • Implementing Site Resilience

Planning Virtualisation for Microsoft Exchange Server 2013

  • Planning a Hyper-V Deployment to Exchange Server 2013
  • Virtualising Exchange Server 2013 Server Roles

Overview of Exchange Server 2013 Unified Messaging

  • Overview of Telephony Technologies
  • Unified Messaging in Exchange Server 2013
  • Unified Messaging Components

Designing and Implementing Exchange Server 2013 Unified Messaging

  • Designing a Unified Messaging Deployment
  • Deploying and Configuring Unified Messaging Components
  • Designing and Implementing Exchange Server 2013 UM Integration with Lync Server 2013

Designing and Implementing Message Transport Security

  • Overview of Messaging Policy and Compliance Requirements
  • Designing and Implementing Transport Compliance
  • Designing and Implementing Active Directory Rights Management Services (AD RMS) Integration with Exchange Server 2013

Designing and Implementing Message Retention

  • Overview of Messaging Records Management and Archiving
  • Designing In-Place Archiving
  • Designing and Implementing Message Retention

Designing and Implementing Messaging Compliance

  • Designing and Implementing Data Loss Prevention
  • Designing and Implementing In-Place Hold
  • Designing and Implementing In-Place eDiscovery

Designing and Implementing Administrative Security and Auditing

  • Designing and Implementing Role-Based Access Control (RBAC)
  • Designing and Implementing Split Permissions
  • Planning and Implementing Audit Logging

Managing Exchange Server 2013 with Exchange Management Shell

  • Overview of Windows PowerShell 3.0
  • Managing Exchange Server Recipients by Using the Exchange Management Shell
  • Using Windows PowerShell to Manage Exchange Server

Designing and Implementing Integration with Microsoft Exchange Online

  • Planning for Exchange Online
  • Planning and Implementing the Migration to Exchange Online
  • Planning to Coexist with Exchange Online

Designing and Implementing Messaging Coexistence

  • Designing and Implementing Federation
  • Designing Coexistence Between Exchange Server Organisations
  • Designing and Implementing Cross-Forest Mailbox Moves

Designing and Implementing Exchange Server Upgrades

  • Planning the Upgrade from Previous Exchange Server Versions
  • Implementing the Upgrade from Previous Exchange Versions

Exam Track

You'll sit the following exams needed to get your MCSE: Messaging certification:

  • 70-341: Core Solutions of Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
  • 70-342: Advanced Solutions of Microsoft Exchange Server 2013

What's Included

Microsoft Official Curriculum

  • MOC 20341 - Core Solutions of Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
  • MOC 20342 - Advanced Solutions of Microsoft® Exchange Server 2013

Book provided on the course

  • Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 Unleashed – ISBN 9780672336119

Your accelerated course includes:

  • Accommodation *
  • Meals, unlimited snacks, beverages, tea and coffee *
  • On-site exams **
  • Exam vouchers **
  • Practice tests **
  • Certification Guarantee ***
  • Courseware
  • Up-to 12 hours of instructor-led training each day
  • 24-hour lab access
  • Digital courseware **
  • * For residential training only. Doesn't apply for online courses
  • ** Some exceptions apply. Please refer to the Exam Track or speak with our experts
  • *** Pass first time or train again free (just pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs)


Before attending this course, you must have:

  • Minimum of two years of experience administering Windows Server, including Windows Server 2008 R2 or Windows Server 2012.
  • 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 DNS.
  • Experience working with certificates, including PKI certificates.

In order to receive the MCSE: Messaging certification, you must have already gained either MCSA: Office 365 or MCSA: Windows Server 2012.

Unsure whether you meet the prerequisites? Don’t worry. Your training consultant will discuss your background with you to understand if this course is right for you.


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