MD-101: Managing Modern Desktops

 

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MD-101: Managing Modern Desktops

The MD-101 online training course is the second of two MDAA (Modern Desktop Administrator Associate) certification courses. This instructor-led training course includes a deep dive into deploying and updating operating system, managing policies and profiles, managing and protecting devices, and managing apps and data.

Exam Number: MD-101

Instructor:

Will Panek, MCSE, MCT, 5 x MVP

Course Information

Skills Learned

After completing this course, the student should be able to:

  • Develop an Operating System deployment and upgrade strategy.
  • Understand the different methods of deployment.
  • Understand which scenarios on-premise and cloud-based solutions can be used for.
  • Deploy and migrate desktops to Windows 10.
  • Plan and configure Windows Update policies.
  • Understand the benefits and methods of co-management strategies.
  • Configuring Intune.
  • Enroll devices in Intune and configure device policies.
  • Manage user profiles and folder redirection.
  • Plan a mobile application management strategy.
  • Manage and deploy apps, including Office 365 ProPlus and Internet Explorer settings.
  • Describe the benefits and capabilities of Azure AD.
  • Manage users using Azure AD with Active Directory DS.
  • Implement Windows Hello for Business.
  • Configure conditional access rules based on compliance policies.
  • Describe the various tools used to secure devices and data.
  • Implement Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection.

Who Should Attend This Course

This online training course is intended for IT professionals who deploys, configures, secures, manages, and monitors devices and client applications in an enterprise environment.

Prerequisites

Before attending this online training course, students must have:

  • Previously taken either 70-698 or MD-100
  • At least two years of experience in the IT field
  • Knowledge of networking fundamentals, including Transmission Control Protocol /Internet Protocol (TCP/IP), User Datagram Protocol (UDP), and Domain Name System (DNS)
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) principles and fundamentals of AD DS management
  • Understanding of the certificate-based security.
  • Understanding of Windows Server 2008 or Windows Server 2012 fundamentals
  • Understanding of Windows client operating system essentials, such as working knowledge of Windows Vista, Windows 7, and/or Windows 8

Course Outline

*Course Outline Subject to Change

  • Planning an Operating System Deployment Strategy
  • Implementing Windows 10
  • Managing Updates for Windows 10
  • Device Enrollment
  • Configuring Profiles
  • Application Management
  • Managing Authentication in Azure AD
  • Managing Devices and Device Policies
  • Managing Security

CLASS START DATES


January 6, 2020
12:00 pm – 2:00 pm ET


June 8, 2020
12:00 pm – 2:00 pm ET

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