Microsoft - MTA Mobility and Devices Fundamentals

Duration

Duration:

Only 2 Days

Method

Method:

Classroom / Online / Hybrid

Next date

Next date:

27/3/2023 (Monday)

Overview

On this accelerated two day Microsoft MTA Mobility and Devices Fundamentals course, you’ll develop critical knowledge and skills focussing on Windows devices and enterprise mobility.

At our distraction free training centre, you will be fully immersed in your MTA course. You'll cover a range of exciting topics - all related to Microsoft technologies - learning about:

  • different types of cloud services including Azure and Intune
  • device configurations including desktop settings, device options and drive encryption
  • file systems and storage
  • device security including permissions and authentication

Learning at twice the speed, this knowledge will prepare you for a career working with Microsoft technology, unleashing the benefits of Windows devices and enterprise mobility within your business.

Achieving the Microsoft MTA Mobility and Devices Fundamentals certification is your first step in the Microsoft certification ladder. You'll develop prerequisite knowledge that will prepare you for the next stage, the MCSA.

Benefits

Seven reasons why you should sit your course with Firebrand Training

  1. Two options of training. Choose between residential classroom-based, or online courses
  2. You'll be certified fast. With us, you’ll be trained in record time
  3. Our course is all-inclusive. A one-off fee covers all course materials, exams**, accommodation* and meals*. No hidden extras.
  4. Pass 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 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 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 over 100,000 professionals
  • * For residential training only. Doesn't apply for online courses
  • ** Some exceptions apply. Please refer to the Exam Track or speak with our experts

Curriculum

Understand device configurations

Configure device options

  • Describe Microsoft account, configure Control Panel, configure system options

Configure desktop settings

  • Configure the Start menu, profiles, display settings, shortcuts, and group configurations and capabilities

Configure drive encryption

  • Configure BitLocker, prepare for file encryption

Configure updates

  • Describe Windows Update, describe app updates, describe device system updates

Understand data access and management

Describe cloud storage services

  • Describe OneDrive, Microsoft Azure storage, OneNote, Outlook and Office 365

Describe local storage

  • Describe storage spaces and storage pools

Describe file systems

  • Describe FAT, FAT32, NTFS and Resilient File System Overview (ReFS)

Describe file and print sharing

  • Describe NTFS and share permissions, HomeGroup, print drivers and effective permissions; create public, basic and advanced shares; map drives

Describe data encryption

  • Describe encrypting file system (EFS); describe how EFS-encrypted folders impact moving and copying files; describe BitLocker To Go, virtual private network (VPN), public key and private key; certificate services; and SSL

Understand device security

Describe the differences between the Internet, an intranet and an extranet

  • Describe uses of private networks, public networks, firewalls and clouds

Describe user authentication

  • Describe Multifactor authentication, describe smart cards, describe Windows Rights Management Services, describe biometrics and password procedures

Describe permissions

  • Configure file and share permissions; describe the behaviour when moving or copying files from one location to another; describe basic and advanced permissions; describe taking ownership, delegating and resultant permissions

Describe malware

  • Describe computer viruses, Trojan horses, spyware and adware; describe antivirus and antimalware strategies

Understand cloud services

Describe the types of cloud services

  • Describe productivity services, storage services, communications services and search services

Describe Microsoft Intune

  • Describe Microsoft Intune capabilities, describe selective wipe, describe location settings

Describe Microsoft Azure

  • Describe virtual machines; describe Azure services; describe disaster recovery, high availability, redundancy and fault tolerance

Understand enterprise mobility

Describe identity services

  • Describe Windows Server Active Directory and Azure Active Directory, Microsoft Account and federation services

Describe business data access

  • Describe Company Portal, describe Work Folders, describe Azure RemoteApp

Describe Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)

  • Describe device-centric to people-centric IT, describe desktop virtualisation, describe Dynamic Access Control policies, describe Windows Rights Management

Exam Track

You'll sit the following exam at the Firebrand Training Centre, covered by your Certification Guarantee:

Exam 98-368: Mobility and Devices Fundamentals

What's Included

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)

Prerequisites

Candidates are expected to have some hands-on experience with Windows devices, Windows-based networking, Active Directory, antimalware products, firewalls, network topologies and devices and network ports.

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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