Enabling Office 365 Services (70-347)

Author: Brian Alderman

The courses included in the Enabling Office 365 Services (70-347) four course path will help you prepare for the 70-347 exam, which is one of two exams necessary to obtain your... Read more

Enabling Office 365 Services (70-347)

The courses cover the exam objectives that are specific to the 70-347 exam, which is the second exam necessary for the MCSA: Office 365 certification. These courses will help you learn to manage, provision, configure, and plan SharePoint Online, Skype for Business Online, and Exchange Online.


Planning, Configuring, and Monitoring O365 Clients and Devices

by Brian Alderman

Sep 11, 2017 / 1h 22m

Intermediate • 1h 22m

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Office 365 provides a versatile and powerful suite of tools that allows you to access content anywhere, anytime, and from almost any device. In this course, Planning, Configuring, and Monitoring O365 Clients and Devices, you'll be introduced to different types of products, features, and functionality that's necessary to manage and deploy a suite of products from Office 365 to your users and devices. First, you'll explore the two primary deployment options; user-based and IT-based, and what tools you'll have as an IT Pro to configure, control, and manage the deployment of products like Office 365 ProPlus. Next, you'll discover the Telemetry Dashboard available for Office 365, and learn how to monitor and analyze the use of products like ProPlus. Finally, you'll dive deeper into the components of the dashboard that are used to gather, process, and store all of this information for viewing through worksheets that contain information that can be filtered. By the end of this course, you’ll have the necessary knowledge to take full advantage of both the Telemetry Dashboard and Telemetry Log, along with all the deployment options available to deploy your own 0365 apps.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
    2m 12s
  2. Introducing O365 Clients and Devices
    8m 42s
  3. Office Client Configurations
    6m 6s
  4. Office Client Deployment Considerations
    11m 3s
  5. Exploring User-driven Client Deployments
    3m 42s
  6. IT-based Client Deployment Considerations
    10m 25s
  7. Managing IT-based Client Deployments
    9m 24s
  8. Configuring Office 365 Telemetry Service
    7m 52s
  9. Deploying Telemetry Agents
    11m 2s
  10. Explore Telemetry Dashboard
    11m 43s

Planning and Configuring Exchange Online

by Brian Alderman

Oct 31, 2017 / 1h 59m

Intermediate • 1h 59m

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Exchange Online is a frequently underutilized tool in the workplace. In this course, Planning and Configuring Exchange Online, you'll learn a powerful set of tools that allow you to access your email from anywhere, anytime, and from almost any device by configuring synchronization options and remote access methods. First, you'll explore the different mailbox migration methods used to migrate existing mailboxes to Exchange Online. Next, you'll delve into the different types of mailboxes, including individual, resource, and shared mailboxes, along with distribution groups and contacts. Then, you'll learn how to manage the lifecycle of the content stored in mailboxes, by looking at the use of archive policies, retention policies, and tags. Finally, you'll discover how to secure the inbound and outbound email messages and protect the content contained within the mailboxes, by exploring permission delegation, anti-malware, anti-spam, legal holds, Data Loss Prevention (DLP), and the Exchange Online Protection Center. By the end of this course, you'll have a thorough understanding of how to plan and configure Exchange to meet your individual and company needs.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
    2m 2s
  2. Introducing Exchange Online
    9m 1s
  3. Mailbox Migration Considerations
    23m 16s
  4. Mailbox Access Considerations and Configurations
    7m 34s
  5. Security Considerations and Configurations
    14m 44s
  6. Anti-malware and Anti-spam Configurations
    17m 20s
  7. Configuring Archive Policies
    10m 6s
  8. Configure Additional User Email Addresses
    11m 16s
  9. Delegating Permissions and Working with Other Mailbox Types
    11m 30s
  10. Creating and Managing Contacts and Distribution Groups
    12m 17s

Planning and Configuring Collaboration with SharePoint Online

by Brian Alderman

Nov 3, 2017 / 1h 16m

Intermediate • 1h 16m

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Do you need to implement and manage a suite of O365 collaboration tools but aren't sure where to start? In this course, Planning and Configuring Collaboration with SharePoint Online, you'll learn all about SharePoint Online (SPO) and how to create and configure SPO site collection settings. First, you'll dive into quota levels, external sharing, and administration settings using both the Graphical User Interface (GUI) and PowerShell. Next, you'll delve into how to enhance your collaboration experience by integrating, coauthoring, OneDrive for Business, and Delve. Finally, because security is a top concern, you'll discover security and compliance tools that integrate with SharePoint Online, including; Data Loss Prevention (DLP), Mobile Device Management (MDM), eDiscovery, and how to work with Office 365 groups using the GUI and PowerShell. When you are finished with this course, you'll have the skills and knowledge needed to utilize SharePoint Online to maximize collaboration efforts within your own organization.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
    2m 14s
  2. Introducing SharePoint Online
    14m 8s
  3. Examining SharePoint Online Site Collection Settings
    11m 31s
  4. Creating and Configuring a SharePoint Online Site Collection
  5. Configuring External User Sharing in SharePoint Online
    11m 1s
  6. Planning for the Different Components of a Collaboration Solution
    10m 3s
  7. Security and Compliance
    17m 51s

Managing and Configuring Skype for Business

by Brian Alderman

Nov 3, 2017 / 44m

Intermediate • 44m

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Growing companies are constantly looking for better ways to stay connected. Skype for Business is another powerful product included in Office 365. In this course, Managing and Configuring Skype for Business, you'll learn how to manage and configure Skype for Business components and how to provide an online communication solution. First, you'll discover how to configure a user's presence. Next, you'll explore how to utilize mobile push notifications and setup custom meeting invitations. Finally, you'll dive into external connectivity, compliance settings, PSTN calling, cloud PBX, and dial-in conferencing. By the end of this course, you'll have a thorough knowledge of how to properly configure and manage Skype for Business Online components.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
    1m 29s
  2. Introducing Skype for Business
    12m 18s
  3. Configuring Skype for Business End-user Communication Settings
    9m 58s
  4. Configuring Skype for Business End-user Features
    5m 6s
  5. Manage Skype for Business Connectivity Configurations
    7m 39s
  6. Manage Skype for Business Conferencing
    7m 41s

What you will learn

  • Managing clients and end-user devices
  • Planning for Exchange Online and Skype for Business Online
  • Configuring Exchange Online and Skype for Business Online
  • Provisioning SharePoint Online site collections


Learners should have some familiarity with an Office 365 tenant and know how to navigate inside of the Office 365 Admin Center, Exchange Online Admin Center, SharePoint Online Admin Center, and Skype for Business Admin Center. Learners should also have familiarity with Office 365 ProPlus, Azure Active Directory, and the Security and Compliance Admin Center.

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