MD-101: Managing Modern Desktops

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What will you learn?
  • Configuring AutoPilot
  • Building compliance policies
  • Monitoring health and security remotely
  • Enrolling devices into Azure and Intune
  • Operating System deployment and upgrade strategy.
  • Methods for mitigating deployment blockers.

Live training
  • Familiarity with Windows 10
  • Experience with the command prompt and PowerShell
  • Proficient and experienced in deploying, configuring, and maintaining Windows 10

In this 5 Days training we will dive into the skills needed to plan a Windows 10 deployment; create policies and profiles for configuration management; enroll devices into Intune for protection and monitoring; deploy apps; and protect corporate data.

Module 1: Planning an Operating System Deployment Strategy

This unit explains how to plan and implement an deployment strategy. You will learn about desktop support concepts throughout their entire life cycle. Then you'll learn how to assessing the current environment and the tools used to prepare an implementation strategy. Finally, students will be introduced to the tools and strategies used for desktop deployment.

Now you can

  • Describe the enterprise desktop lifecycle.
  • Describe how to assess an existing environment.
  • Describe methods for mitigating deployment blockers.

Module 2: Implementing Windows 10

In this module you'll learn about Upgrading Devices to Windows 10 and how to Deploy New Devices and Refreshing. Then we will cover Windows 10 Migration  process, Alternate Deployment Methods, Imaging Considerations.

Now you can

  • Understand the different methods of deployment.
  • Understand which scenarios on-premise and cloud-based solutions can be used for.

Module 3: Managing Updates for Windows 10

This Module dives into how to Update Windows 10 in Microsoft 365. Then you will learn different methods for deploying updates and how to configure windows update policies. Conclude with the Windows Analytics.

Now you can

  • Describe the Windows 10 servicing channels.
  • Configure a Windows update policy using Group Policy settings.

Module 4: Device Enrollment

In Module 4, We will explain the benefits of Device Management and how to plan for it. This module also cover Microsoft Intune and how to manage Intune device enrollment and inventory. Then you will conclude with the overview of Managing devices with Intune.

Now you can

  • Deploy an MDM with Microsoft Intune.
  • Configure device enrollment.
  • Enroll desktop and mobile devices in Windows Intune.

Module 5: Configuring Profiles

This unit works deeply on Intune device profiles that differ between device profile types and built-in and custom profiles. We will cover how to assign profiles to Azure AD groups and monitor profiles and profiles in Intune. The module will end with a review of Windows Analytics' use of health and compliance reporting

Now you can

  • Describe the types of device profiles.
  • Create and assign device profiles.
  • Configure user profile and folder redirection.

Module 6: Application Management

In this section, learn about managing cloud-based applications and on-premise solutions. This section will cover how to manage Office 365 ProPlus Intune setup and also how to manage unregistered device software. The module will be fixed by reviewing Internet Explorer, reviewing Microsoft Edge Business modes, and monitoring obsolete programs, permissions, and applications configured with Intune.

Now you can

  • Describe the methods for application management.
  • Deploy applications using Intune and Group Policy.
  • Configure Microsoft Store for Business.

Module 7: Managing Authentication in Azure AD

This module will cover introduction to the concept of a directory in the cloud with Azure AD. We will examine the similarities and differences between Azure ED and Active Directory DS, and how to synchronize between the two. We will explore identity management in Azure AD and learn about identity protection using Azure AD, as well as Azure AD identity protection and multi-factor authentication, using Windows Hello for Business.

Now you can

  • Describe the capabilities of Azure AD.
  • Manage users using Azure AD with Active Directory DS.
  • Implement Windows Hello for Business.

Module 8: Managing Device Access and Compliance

This module will cover the overview of Microsoft Intune and then how to Implement device compliance policies in Microsoft 365.

Now you can

  • Describe methods of enabling access from external networks.
  • Deploy compliance and conditional access policies.

Module 9: Managing Security

In the last module we will go through with the Data protection. You will learn how to Implement Device Data Protection, Managing Windows Defender ATP, Managing Windows Defender in Windows 10

Now you can

  • Describe the methods protecting device data.
  • Describe the capabilities and benefits of Windows ATP.
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