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Microsoft MCTS / MCITP Lync Server 2010

- Only 6 Days

This course will teach you how to install, deploy and configure Microsoft Lync Server 2010. You will gain the knowledge required to implement and manage a Lync Server 2010 environment.

Microsoft Lync is the name for a new generation of Unified Communications solutions. It provides a new connected user experience; transforming every communication into an interaction that is more collaborative, engaging, and accessible from anywhere.

Lync Server 2010 supersedes Office Communications Server 2007, and allows you and your business to enter the world of Cloud Computing.


We’ll prepare you for, and test you in, the following exams:

  • Exam 70-664 - TS: Microsoft Lync Server 2010, Configuring
  • Exam 70-665 - PRO: Microsoft Lync Server 2010, Administrator
  • See Benefits...

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Seven reasons why you should sit your course with Firebrand Training

  1. You'll be Lync Server certified in just 6 days. With us, you’ll be Lync Server trained in record time
  2. Our Lync Server course is all-inclusive. A one-off fee covers all course materials, exams, accommodation and meals. No hidden extras
  3. Pass Lync 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 Lync 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 Lync 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 75,346 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

Think you are ready for the course? Take a FREE practice test to assess your knowledge!

Use your free Microsoft training vouchers

You may be entitled to heavily-discounted training via Microsoft's Software Assurance Training Voucher (SATV) scheme. If your business has bought Microsoft software, check to see if it came bundled with free training vouchers! Vouchers can be exchanged against training for all Microsoft technologies. If you’re unsure, get in touch with us

Benefits of Training with Firebrand

  • Distraction-free residential training - you’ll live just steps away from your classroom
  • A purpose-built training centre – get access to dedicated Pearson VUE Select facilities
  • Your Certification Guarantee – pass first time or train again free (just pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs)
  • Everything you need to certify – you’ll even sit your exam on the course and return home certified
  • No hidden extras – one cost covers everything you need to certify

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Module One

  • Lync server Infrastructure requirements
  • Features and Architecture of Lync 2010
  • Deploying Lync Server 2010
  • Configuring Users and Rights in Lync Server

Module Two

  • Client and Device Deployment and Management
  • External User Access
  • Configuring Basic Enterprise Voice
  • Extending Enterprise Voice Functionality

Module Three

  • Exchange 2010 SP1 Unified Messaging
  • Implementing Response Groups
  • Conferencing in Lync Server 2010
  • Monitoring and Archiving

Module Four

  • High Availability and Disaster Recovery
  • Call Admission Control
  • Enhanced 9-1-1
  • Voice Resiliency Features

Module Five

  • Migration from OCS

See Exam Track...

We’ll prepare you for, and test you in, the following exams:

Exam 70-664 - TS: Microsoft Lync Server 2010, Configuring

This exam measures your ability to accomplish the technical tasks listed below:

  • Managing Users and Client Access
  • Configuring a Lync Server 2010 Topology
  • Configuring Enterprise Voice
  • Configuring Lync Server 2010 for External Access
  • Monitoring and Maintaining Lync Server 2010

Exam 70-665 - PRO: Microsoft Lync Server 2010, Administrator

This exam measures your ability to accomplish the technical tasks listed below:

  • Designing a Topology for Lync Server 2010
  • Designing a Conferencing and Enterprise Voice Infrastructure
  • Planning for External Dependencies and Migration
  • Planning for High Availability and Business Continuity

See What's Included...


  • Mastering Microsoft Lync Server 2010 ISBN: 9781118089538

Microsoft Official Curriculum

MOC 10533 - Deploying, Configuring, and Administering Microsoft Lync Server 2010

  • Describe how the features and architecture of Microsoft Lync Server 2010 enable real time communication and collaboration
  • Deploy Lync Server 2010
  • Configure users and rights using Role Based Access Control (RBAC)
  • Deploy and manage Lync 2010 clients
  • Configure and manage external user access using the Edge server role
  • Deploy basic Enterprise Voice functionality
  • Extend Enterprise Voice functionality to include Trunk options, call park orbit, and the unassigned number feature
  • Integrate Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 Service Pack 1 (SP1) Unified Messaging (UM) with Lync Server 2010
  • Configure the Response Group Service, including agent groups, queues, and workflows
  • Configure and manage conferencing
  • Configure and use archiving and monitoring
  • Perform back up and restore of Lync Server 2010 critical data
  • Improve bandwidth management using Call Admission Control (CAC)
  • Configure and deploy Enhanced 9-1-1
  • Configure a Survivable Branch Server for a branch office

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
  • Hands-on training through Lecture | Lab | ReviewTM
  • Digital courseware (if available)
  • * Some exceptions apply
  • ** Some exceptions apply. Please refer to the Exam Track
  • *** Pass first time or train again free (just pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs)

See Prerequisites...

Before attending this course, you should:

  • Have a good understanding of Microsoft active directory
  • Be familiar with VOIP and Messaging standards
  • Have an understanding of networking components
  • Knowledge of Windows Networking

You should also have a basic knowledge of:

  • Microsoft Communications software
  • AD Directory Services
  • DNS
  • Certificate Services
  • IIS

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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Microsoft Lync Server Course Dates





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"The training is intensive however all the facilities are just right to ensure no distractions so you can just get on with studying. The trainer for our class was fantastic too."
M.S, Polycom. (4/3/2013 to 9/3/2013)

"Very impressed with the level of instructor knowledge and delivery method."
S.K. (4/3/2013 to 9/3/2013)

"Nice small class, very good instructor who had good presentation skills (Not reading the slides, but explaining them instead. The training materials were good, and the additional materials were very good, and helpful. Will recommend this training to anyone that needs the Lync Certification"
Mikkel MAx Matthai, Spectralink Europe ApS. (4/3/2013 to 9/3/2013)

"Great Course. Had some hands on experience of Lync and managed to pass both exams."
T.C. (4/3/2013 to 9/3/2013)

"A great instructor and his knowledge is passed on in a way that makes it easy to rememberand you end the week not only with a qualification but also a in-depth knowledge of the Product"
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