Administering Microsoft Exchange Server 2016

Introduction

This 5-day instructor-led course teaches IT professionals how to administer and support Exchange Server 2016. Students will learn how to install Exchange Server 2016, and how to configure and manage an Exchange Server environment. The course covers how to manage mail recipients and public folders, including how to perform bulk operations using Exchange Management Shell. Students also will learn how to manage client connectivity, message transport and hygiene, how to implement and manage highly available Exchange Server deployments, and how to implement back up and disaster recovery solutions.

Audience

This course is intended for people aspiring to become enterprise-level messaging administrators for Exchange Server 2016. IT generalists and help-desk professionals who want to learn about Exchange Server 2016 might also take this course.
 

Prerequisites

Before attending this course, participants should have:
 

  • A minimum two years of experience administering Windows Server, including Windows Server 2012 R2 or Windows Server 2016
  • A minimum two years’ experience working with Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS)
  • A minimum two years of experience working with name resolution, including Domain Name System (DNS)
  • Understanding of TCP/IP and networking concepts.?Understanding of Windows Server 2012 R2 or later, and AD DS, including planning, designing, and deploying
  • Understanding of security concepts such as authentication and authorization
  • Understanding of Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
  • Working knowledge of public key infrastructure (PKI) technologies, including Active Directory Certificate Services (AD CS)

At course completion

After completing this course, participants will be able to:
 

  • Perform deployment and basic management of Exchange Server 2016
  • Manage Exchange Server 2016
  • Create and manage various recipient objects in Exchange Server 2016
  • Use Exchange Management Shell to create and manage various recipient objects in Exchange Server 2016, and perform various tasks to automate Exchange management procedures
  • Configure client connectivity to Exchange Server 2016, and manage Client Access services
  • Implement and manage high availability
  • Implement backup and disaster recovery for Exchange Server 2016
  • Configure message transport options
  • Configure message hygiene and security options
  • Implement and manage Exchange Online deployments
  • Monitor and troubleshoot Exchange Server 2016
  • Secure and maintain Exchange Server 2016

Exams

This course in combination with MS20345-2 prepares to the exam 70-345: Designing and Deploying Microsoft Exchanger Server 2016.

Course outline

Module 1: Deploying Microsoft Exchange Server 2016

This module describes the key features and enhancements in Exchange Server 2016. The module also describes the deployment requirements and options for implementing Exchange Server 2016.

Lesson 1: Overview of Exchange Server 2016
Lesson 2: Requirements and deployment options for Exchange Server 2016

Module 2: Managing Microsoft Exchange Server 2016 servers

This module describes the built-in management tools that you can use to manage maintain and maintain Exchange Server 2016. The module also explains the features and functionality of a Mailbox server role and procedures for configuring a Mailbox server.

Lesson 1: Exchange Server 2016 management
Lesson 2: Overview of the Exchange 2016 Mailbox server
Lesson 3: Configuring Mailbox servers

Module 3: Managing recipient objects

This module describes the types of recipient objects in Exchange Server 2016, and explains how to manage these objects. The module also describes how to manage address lists and policies on the Mailbox server role.

Lesson 1: Exchange Server 2016 recipients
Lesson 2: Managing Exchange Server recipients
Lesson 3: Configuring address lists and policies

Module 4: Managing Microsoft Exchange Server 2016 and recipient objects by using Exchange Management Shell

This module provides an overview of the Exchange Management Shell, and describes how to use it to manage Exchange Server 2016 configuration and recipient objects.

Lesson 1: Overview of the Exchange Management Shell
Lesson 2: Managing Exchange Server 2016 by using Exchange Management Shell
Lesson 3: Managing Exchange Server 2016 by using Exchange Management Shell scripts

Module 5: Implementing client connectivity

This module describes how to configure and manage Client Access Services in Exchange Server 2016. The module also explains the options for configuring client connectivity, Microsoft Outlook on the web, and mobile messaging.

Lesson 1: Configuring client access services in Exchange Server 2016
Lesson 2: Managing client services
Lesson 3: Client connectivity and publishing of Exchange Server 2016 services
Lesson 4: Configuring Outlook on the web
Lesson 5: Configuring mobile messaging on Exchange Server 2016

Module 6: Module 6: Managing high availability in Exchange Server 2016

This module describes the high availability options built into Exchange Server 2016. The module also explains how to configure high availability for Mailbox databases and Client Access services.

Lesson 1: High availability on Exchange Server 2016
Lesson 2: Configuring highly available mailbox databases
Lesson 3: Configuring high availability of Client Access services.

Module 7: Implementing disaster recovery for Microsoft Exchange Server 2016

This module describes the backup and recovery options in Exchange Server 2016 and explains the factors you must consider when you use these options.

Lesson 1: Implementing Exchange Server 2016 backup
Lesson 2: Implementing Exchange Server 2016 recovery

Module 8: Configuring and managing message transport

This module provides an overview of message transport, and describes how to configure message transport. The module also describes how to configure transport rules and DLP policies to manage message transport.

Lesson 1: Overview of message transport
Lesson 2: Configuring message transport
Lesson 3: Managing transport rules

Module 9: Configuring antivirus, antispam, and malware protection

This module describes the key features and functionality of an Edge Transport server role in Exchange Server 2016. The module also explains how to configure message security by implementing an antivirus and antispam solution.

Lesson 1: Deploying and managing an Edge Transport server for message security
Lesson 2: Implementing an antivirus solution for Exchange Server 2016
Lesson 3: Implementing an antispam solution for Exchange Server 2016

Module 10: Implementing and managing Microsoft Exchange Online deployments

This module describes the key features of Exchange Online and Office 365. The module also describes how to manage and migrate to Exchange Online.

Lesson 1: Overview of Exchange Online and Office 365
Lesson 2: Managing Exchange Online
Lesson 3: Implementing the migration to Exchange Online

Module 11: Monitoring and troubleshooting Microsoft Exchange Server 2016

This module describes how to monitor and troubleshoot Exchange Server 2016. The module explains how to collect and analyze performance data for various Exchange Server recipients and objects. The module also describes how to troubleshoot database issues, connectivity issues, and performance issues.

Lesson 1: Monitoring Exchange Server 2016
Lesson 2: Troubleshooting Exchange Server 2016

 
Module 12: Securing and maintaining Exchange Server 2016

This module describes how to maintain and update an Exchange Server organization. The module explains how to plan and configure administrative security and administrative auditing in Exchange Server 2016.

Lesson 1: Securing Exchange Server with role-based access control (RBAC)
Lesson 2: Configuring audit logging on Exchange Server 2016
Lesson 3: Maintaining Exchange Server 2016

Documentation

Microsoft Official Courseware (MOC).

Cursus de certification

This exam counts towards MCSE Productivity.

Lab

Lab 1: Deploying Microsoft Exchange Server 2016
Lab 2: Configuring Mailbox servers
Lab 3A: Managing Exchange Server recipients and public folders
Lab 3B: Managing Exchange Server email address lists and policies
Lab 4: Managing Exchange Server and recipient objects by using Exchange Management Shell
Lab 5A: Deploying and configuring client access services on Exchange Server 2016
Lab 5B: Deploying and configuring client access services on Exchange Server
Lab 6A: Implementing DAGs
Lab 6B: Implementing and testing high availability
Lab 7A: Backing up Exchange Server 2016
Lab 7B: Implementing disaster recovery for Exchange Server 2016
Lab 8: Configuring message transport
Lab 9: Configuring message security
Lab 10: Managing Exchange Online
Lab 11: Monitoring and troubleshooting Exchange Server 2016
Lab 12: Securing and maintaining Exchange Server 2016

Formations complémentaires

Course: MS20345-2 : Designing and Deploying Microsoft Exchange Server 2016