This course provides experienced Exchange Server administrators with the knowledge to design and implement an Exchange Server 2016 messaging environment. Students will learn how to design and configure advanced components in an Exchange Server 2016 deployment such as site resiliency, advanced security, compliance, archiving, and discovery solutions. In addition, students will learn about coexistence with other Exchange organizations or Exchange Online, and migration from previous versions of Exchange Server. The course will provide guidelines, best practices, and considerations that will help students optimize their Exchange Server deployment.
This course is intended for IT professionals who are experienced messaging administrators, messaging architects, or consultants. This course is designed for professionals in an enterprise environment who are responsible for designing and deploying Exchange Server 2016 solutions, including environments that contain previous versions of Exchange Server or Exchange Online. Students are expected to have experience with Exchange Server 2016 or previous versions of Exchange Server.
This course is also intended as preparation material for IT professionals who are looking to take the 70-345: Designing and Deploying Microsoft Exchange Server 2016 exam as part of the requirement for the MCSE: Microsoft Exchange Server 2016 certification.
Please note this course is not suitable for delegates wishing to learn how to deploy a Hybrid Exchange Environment (On-Premise and Exchange Online integrated). Delegates wanting to have hands on exposure to planning and deploying a Exchange Hybrid Environment should attend the QA Deploying a Exchange Hybrid Environment course: QADEXHE (www.qa.com/QADEXHE).
After completing this course, students will be able to:
Module 1: Planning Exchange Server deployments
This module explains the requirements and considerations for planning an Exchange Server deployment.
Lab : Planning Exchange Server deployments
Module 2: Planning and deploying Exchange Server 2016 mailbox services
This module explains how to plan and deploy Exchange Server hardware, virtualization, mailbox databases, and public folder mailboxes.
Lab : Planning mailbox databases and public folder deployments
Module 3: Planning and deploying message transport
This module explains how to plan and implement mail routing internally from and to the Internet, and transport-related tasks in the organization.
Lab : Planning and deploying message transport
Module 4: Planning and deploying client access
This module explains how to plan for client connectivity and client access in Exchange Server 2016. This module also describes how to implement Office Online Server, and the coexistence of SharePoint 2016 with Exchange.
Lab : Planning and deploying client access solutions
Module 5: Designing and implementing high availability
This module explains how to design and implement a highly available solution for Exchange Server 2016.
Lab : Designing and implementing high availability
Module 6: Maintaining Exchange 2016
This module explains how to maintain Exchange Server 2016 using managed availability and desired state configuration.
Lab : Maintaining Exchange 2016
Module 7: Designing messaging security
This module explains how to plan for messaging security and design and implement Active Directory Rights Management Services (AD RMS) in an Exchange organization.
Lab : Designing messaging security
Implementing AD RMS and Exchange Server
Module 8: Designing messaging archiving and retention
This module explains how to plan for archiving and message retention.
Lab : Designing and implementing message retention
Module 9: Designing messaging compliance
This module explains how to plan for and implement several Exchange features to help minimize data loss and monitor email traffic and content.
Lab : Designing and implementing messaging compliance
Module 10: Designing and implementing messaging coexistence
This module explains how to plan and implement federation, design coexistence between Exchange organizations, and design and move mailboxes between different forests and Exchange organizations.
Lab : Implementing messaging coexistence
Module 11: Upgrading to Exchange Server 2016
This module explains how to plan and implement an upgrade from Exchange Server 2013 or Exchange Server 2010 to Exchange Server 2016.
Lab : Upgrading from Exchange Server 2010 to Exchange Server 2016
Module 12: Planning a hybrid Exchange Server deployment
This module explains how to plan and implement a hybrid deployment for Exchange Server 2016.
Lab : Planning a hybrid Exchange Server deployment
Designing the integration with Microsoft Exchange Online
In addition to professional experience, students who attend this training should already have the following technical knowledge: