Microsoft 70-346: Managing Office 365 Identities and Requirements




    This course is intended for IT professionals who take part in evaluating, planning, deploying, and operating the Office 365 services, including its dependencies, requirements, and supporting technologies.


    This course provides the knowledge and understanding for some of these important job functions:


    Provision Office 365

    • Provision tenants
    • Add and configure custom domains
    • Plan a pilot


    Plan and implement networking and security in Office 365

    • Configure DNS records for services
    • Enable client connectivity to Office 365
    • Administer rights management (RM)
    • Manage administrator roles in Office 365


    Manage cloud identities

    • Configure password management
    • Manage user and security groups
    • Manage cloud identities with Windows PowerShell


    Implement and manage identities by using DirSync

    • Prepare on-premises Active Directory for DirSync
    • Set up DirSync [WAAD sync tool]
    • Manage Active Directory users and groups with DirSync in place


    Implement and manage federated identities (single sign-on [SSO])

    • Plan requirements for Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS)
    • Install and manage AD FS servers
    • Install and manage AD FS proxy servers


    Monitor and troubleshoot Office 365 availability and usage

    • Analyse reports
    • Monitor service health
    • Isolate service interruption




    Module 1 – Provision Office 365

    Section 1-1 – Overview of Office 365
    Section 1-2 – Provision tenants
    Looking around Office 365 – Admin Center
    Finalize Office 365 Setup
    Manage Tenant Subscriptions
    Manage the Licensing Model
    Section 1-3 – Add and Configure Custom Domains
    Specify Domain Purpose
    Move Ownership of DNS to Office 365
    Section 1-4 – Plan a Pilot
    Run the Office 365 Health-Readiness and Check Tool


    Module 2 – Plan and Implement Networking and Security in Office 365

    Section 2-1 – Creating DNS Records for Exchange – Lync and SharePoint
    Section 2-2 – Enable Client Connectivity to Office 365
    Testing for Connectivity
    Section 2-3 – Administer Rights Management
    Office Integration with Rights Management and How to Protect a Document
    Section 2-4 – Manage Administrator Roles in Office 365
    Create or Revoke Assignment of Administrative Roles or the Administrative Model


    Module 3 – Manage Cloud Identities

    Section 3-1 – Configure Password Management
    Password Complexity
    Password Resets and Administration Center
    Section 3-2 – Manage User and Security Groups – Bulk Import
    Administration Center – Security Groups
    Soft Delete
    Multi-Factor Authentication
    Section 3-3 – Manage Cloud Identities with Windows PowerShell
    Configure Passwords To Never Expire
    Create An Account
    Bulk User Creation
    Bulk Update Of User Properties
    Assigning A License To One User
    Bulk Assignment Of Licenses
    Azure Active Directory cmdlets and Hard Delete Users


    Module 4 – Implement And Manage Identities By Using DirSync

    Section 4-1 – Prepare On-Premises Active Directory for DirSync
    Enable DirSync
    Section 4-2 – Setting Up DirSync
    Soft Filtering and Password Synchronization
    Section 4-3 – Manage Active Directory Users And Groups With DirSync In Place
    Demo – Installing DirSync


    Module 5 – Implement And Manage Federated Identities – Single Sign-On

    Section 5-1 – Plan Requirements For Active Directory Federation Services
    Getting Started with Active Directory Federation Services
    Namespaces and Certificates
    Plan AD FS Internal Topologies and Dependencies
    AD FS Proxy Servers
    Network Requirements
    Multi-Factor Authentication
    Section 5-2 – Install and Manage AD FS Servers
    Convert From Standard To Federated Domain and Certificate Lifecycle
    Demo – Install AD FS
    Section 5-3 – Install and Manage AD FS Proxy Servers
    Install Required Windows Roles and Features
    Demo – Install AD FS Proxy Servers


    Module 6 – Monitor and Troubleshoot Office 365 Availability and Usage

    Section 6-1 – Monitor and Troubleshoot Office 365
    Demo – Reports
    Section 6-2 – Service Health Monitoring
    RSS Feed
    Office 365 Management Pack for System Center Operations Manager – SCOM
    Windows PowerShell cmdlets
    Section 6-3 – Isolate Service Interruption
    Create a Service Request
    Microsoft Connectivity Analyzer Tools
    Transport Reliability IP Probe – TRIPP
    Hybrid Free/Busy Troubleshooter
    Microsoft Online Services Diagnostics and Logging – MOSDAL
    Course Ending


    Course Delivery: Online