20345-2: Designing and Deploying Microsoft Exchange Server 2016/2019

20345-2: Designing and Deploying Microsoft Exchange Server 2016/2019

Audience

The audience for this course includes IT professionals who are experienced messaging administrators, messaging architects, or consultants. This course is designed for people in an enterprise environment who are responsible for designing and deploying Exchange Server solutions, including environments that contain previous versions of Exchange Server or Exchange Online. Students taking this course are expected to have experience with Exchange Server 2019 or previous versions of Exchange Server.

Prerequisites

In addition to their professional experience, students who attend this training should already have the following technical knowledge:

  • Attended course 20345-1B: Administering Microsoft Exchange Server 2016/2019 or have equivalent knowledge
  • Minimum of two years of experience working with any version of Exchange Server
  • Minimum of six months of experience working with Exchange Server 2013 or Exchange Server 2016
  • Minimum of two years of experience administering the Windows Server operating system, including Windows Server 2016 or Windows Server 2019
  • Minimum of two years of experience working with Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS)
  • Minimum of two years of experience working with name resolution, including Domain Name System (DNS)
  • Experience working with certificates, including public key infrastructure (PKI) certificates
  • Experience working with Windows PowerShell

Duration

5 days.

Course Objectives

This course provides experienced Exchange Server administrators with the knowledge to design and implement an Exchange Server messaging environment. The course covers how to design and configure advanced components in an Exchange Server deployment such as site resiliency, advanced security, compliance, archiving and discovery solutions, coexistence with other Exchange organizations or Exchange Online, and migration from previous versions of Exchange server. The course also provides guidelines, best practices, and considerations that will help optimize Exchange Server deployments.

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Plan for Exchange Server deployments.
  • Plan and deploy Exchange Server hardware, virtualization, mailbox databases, and public folders.
  • Plan message transport in Exchange Server.
  • Plan and deploy Client Access services in Exchange Server.
  • Design and implement a highly available Exchange Server environment.
  • Maintain Exchange Server by using Managed Availability and Desired State Configuration (DSC).
  • Plan for messaging security and design and implement Active Directory Rights Management Services (AD RMS) and Microsoft Azure RMS in Exchange Server.
  • Design and implement message retention and archiving.
  • Design and implement data loss prevention policies, In-Place Hold, and eDiscovery.
  • Design and implement messaging coexistence among Exchange Server organizations.
  • Plan and implement the upgrade from previous versions of Exchange Server to Exchange Server 2019.
  • Plan a hybrid Exchange deployment.

Course Content

Module 1: Planning Exchange Server deployments
New features in Exchange Server 2019
Gathering business requirements for an Exchange Server deployment
Planning for an Exchange Server deployment
Planning the migration of Unified Messaging to Cloud Voicemail
Lab : Planning Exchange Server 2019 deployments
After completing this module, students will be able to:
• Describe the new features in Exchange Server 2019.
• Describe how to gather business requirements for an Exchange Server deployment.
• Plan an Exchange Server deployment.
• Plan how to migrate Exchange Server 2016 Unified Messaging (UM) to Cloud Voicemail.

Module 2: Planning and deploying Exchange Server Mailbox services
Planning Exchange Server hardware requirements
Planning Exchange Server for virtualization and Microsoft Azure integration
Planning and implementing public folders
Lab : Planning and implementing Exchange Server mailbox servers, databases, and public folders
After completing this module, students will be able to:
• Plan and implement Exchange Server hardware.
• Plan for Exchange Server virtualization and Microsoft Azure integration.
• Plan and implement public folders.

Module 3: Planning message transport
Designing message routing
Designing transport services
Designing the message-routing perimeter
Designing transport compliance
Lab : Planning message transport
After completing this module, students will be able to:
• Design message routing.
• Design transport services.
• Design external message routing.
• Design and implement transport compliance.

Module 4: Planning and deploying client access
Planning for Exchange Server clients
Planning for client access
Planning and implementing Office Online Server
Planning and implementing coexistence of SharePoint 2019 with Exchange Server 2019
Designing external client access
Lab : Planning and deploying client access solutions
After completing this module, students will be able to:
• Plan for Exchange Server clients.
• Plan for client access.
• Plan and implement Office Online Server.
• Plan and implement SharePoint and with Exchange Server coexistence.
• Design external client access.

Module 5: Designing and implementing high availability
Planning high availability for Exchange Server
Planning for load balancing
Planning for site resilience
Lab : Designing and implementing high availability
After completing this module, students will be able to:
• Plan high availability for an Exchange Server.
• Plan for load balancing in an Exchange Server deployment.
• Plan for site resilience in an Exchange Server deployment.

Module 6: Maintaining Exchange Server
Using Managed Availability to improve high availability
Implementing DSC
Lab : Maintaining Exchange Server
After completing this module, students will be able to:
• Use Managed Availability to improve high availability.
• Implement DSC.

Module 7: Designing messaging security
Planning messaging security
Designing and implementing AD RMS and Azure RMS
Lab : Designing messaging security
After completing this module, students will be able to:
• Plan messaging security.
• Design and implement AD RMS and Azure RMS.

Module 8: Designing and implementing message retention and archiving
Overview of archiving and messaginng records management
Designing In-Place Archiving
Designing and implementing message retention
Lab : Designing and implementing message retention and archiving
After completing this module, students will be able to:
• Explain the purpose of archiving and messaging records management.
• Design and implement In-Place archiving.
• Design and implement message retention.

Module 9: Designing and implementing messaging compliance
Designing and implementing data loss prevention policies
Designing and implementing In-Place Hold
Designing and implementing In-Place eDiscovery
Lab : Designing and implementing messaging compliance
After completing this module, students will be able to:
• Design and implement data loss prevention.
• Design and implement In-Place Hold.
• Design and implement In-Place eDiscovery.

Module 10: Designing and implementing messaging coexistence
Designing and implementing federation
Designing coexistence between Exchange organizations
Designing and implementing cross-forest mailbox moves
Lab : Implementing messaging coexistence
After completing this module, students will be able to:
• Design and implement federation.
• Design the coexistence between Exchange Server organizations.
• Design and implement cross-forest mailbox moves.

Module 11: Upgrading to Exchange Server 2019
Planning an upgrade from previous Exchange Server versions
Implementing the upgrade from previous Exchange Server versions
Lab : Upgrading from Exchange Server 2013 to Exchange Server 2019
After completing this module, students will be able to:
• Plan an upgrade to Exchange Server 2019.
• Implement the upgrade to Exchange Server 2019.

Module 12: Planning a hybrid Exchange Server deployment
Basics of a hybrid deployment
Planning and implementing a hybrid deployment
Implementing Azure AD Connect
Implementing a hybrid deployment
Implementing advanced functionality for hybrid deployments
Lab : Planning a hybrid Exchange deployment
After completing this module, students will be able to:
• Explain the basics of a hybrid deployment.
• Plan for authentication in a hybrid environment.
• Implement Azure AD Connect.
• Implement a hybrid deployment.
• Implement advanced functionality for hybrid deployments.

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