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Microsoft Exchange Server 2016

Video Description

10+ Hours of Video Instruction

Learn from an expert while you become the expert. This video is designed to teach Exchange Server administrators (and aspiring Exchange Server admins) how to work with Exchange Server 2016. This video series covers deployment, upgrade, architecture, and day-to-day administration.

Description

This video series is designed to provide hands-on training for several common Exchange Server-related tasks. The video demonstrates procedures for both brand new Exchange Server deployments, and for bringing Exchange Server 2016 into an existing Exchange Server organization. Some of the other topics covered include upgrades and migrations, creating a hybrid Exchange Server deployment using Office 365, security and compliance, fault tolerance, and basic day-to-day management.

About the Instructor

Brien Posey is a 14-time Microsoft MVP and has worked full time as a tech author and speaker since 2000. Brien has worked in IT since the early 1990s and as a network administrator for some of the largest insurance companies in America. He has also worked as a network engineer for the U.S. Department of Defense at Fort Knox, and as a CIO for a national chain of hospitals and healthcare facilities. He is currently working/training as a commercial scientist astronaut.

Skill Level

  • All Levels
What You Will Learn
  • Deploy Exchange Server 2016
  • Migrate from Exchange Server 2013 to Exchange 2016
  • Create a hybrid Exchange Server deployment using Office 365
  • Migrate mailbox data to the cloud
  • Take advantage of built in search and compliance tools
  • Troubleshoot mail flow and performance issues
Who Should Take This Course
  • Exchange Server administrators who want to learn about Exchange Server 2016
  • A secondary audience is probably those who want to host their corporate e-mail on Office 365.
Course Requirements
  • A basic working knowledge of Windows Server and some basic networking skills
Lesson Descriptions

Lesson 1: An Introduction to Exchange Server 2016
Lesson 1 begins by discussing what Exchange Server is, for the benefit of those who might not be familiar with Exchange Server. For those who have used Exchange Server before, this lesson also discusses new features, discontinued features, and architectural changes.

Lesson 2: Deploying Exchange Server 2016
Lesson 2 guides you through the process of deploying Exchange Server. This lesson walks you through the process of preparing your Active Directory and installing both Exchange 2016 roles. It also discusses the various administrative tools you will be using.

Lesson 3: The Basics of Working with Exchange Server
Lesson 3 discusses the basics of working with Exchange Server 2016. Here you learn how to perform common tasks, such as creating mailboxes and groups.

Lesson 4: Mailbox Clients
Lesson 4 is an introduction to mailbox clients. This lesson discusses Outlook on the Web, Outlook 2016, and Office 2016 Mobile.

Lesson 5: Exchange Server Security
Lesson 5 focuses on securing your Exchange Server. In this lesson, you learn how to replace Exchange’s self-signed certificates with SSL certificates that have been issued by a certificate authority. You also learn how to leverage role-based access control for the assignment of permissions.

Lesson 6: Message Hygiene
Lesson 6 discusses message hygiene. This lesson is where you learn how to protect your Exchange mailboxes from spam and viruses.

Lesson 7: Mobile Messaging
Lesson 7 is all about mobile messaging. In this lesson, you learn how to make Exchange Server resources available to users on their mobile devices.

Lesson 8: Exchange Server Coexistence
Lesson 8 is an important lesson for anyone who wants to add Exchange Server 2016 to an existing Exchange Server organization. You learn about prerequisites and about how to deploy Exchange 2016 into your existing environment.

Lesson 9: Phasing Out Exchange Server 2013
Lesson 9 is designed to help those who want to migrate from Exchange Server 2013 to Exchange Server 2016. In this lesson, you learn how to migrate mailboxes and public folders, and how to de-provision Exchange 2013.

Lesson 10: Database Availability Groups
Lesson 10 focuses on database availability groups. The lesson explains what database availability groups are, and then walks you through creating a database availability group and managing database copies. You also learn what happens in the event of a database failover.

Lesson 11: Compliance
Lesson 11 is all about Exchange Server 2016’s compliance features. This lesson covers features such as transport rules, in-place hold, eDiscovery, data loss prevention, logging, and auditing.

Lesson 12: Message Retention
Lesson 12 is designed to help you meet your message retention requirements. In this lesson, you learn about two message retention related features: the journal and archive mailboxes.

Lesson 13: Office 365
Lesson 13 teaches you how to link your Exchange Server organization to Microsoft Office 365. You learn how the subscription process works, and how to register your domain name for use with Office 365. You also learn how to migrate Exchange Server mailboxes to Office 365.

Lesson 14: Helpful Tools
Lesson 14 wraps up the video series by discussing helpful diagnostic tools. The tools discussed include the Connectivity Analyzer, Exchange Deployment Assistant, Best Practices Analyzer, and various PowerShell cmdlets.

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Table of Contents

  1. Introduction
    1. Microsoft Exchange Server 2016: Introduction 00:04:46
  2. Lesson 1: An Introduction to Exchange Server 2016
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:36
    2. 1.1 What is Exchange Server? 00:05:20
    3. 1.2 The Exchange Server Architecture 00:06:43
    4. 1.3 Exchange Server 2016 Requirements 00:07:40
    5. 1.4 An Overview of the New Features 00:03:52
    6. 1.5 Discontinued Features 00:03:54
    7. 1.6 Licensing Exchange Server 2016 00:03:46
  3. Lesson 2: Deploying Exchange Server 2016
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:35
    2. 2.1 Preparing the Active Directory 00:11:44
    3. 2.2 A Simple Exchange Server Deployment 00:18:08
    4. 2.3 Deploying an Edge Server 00:08:27
    5. 2.4 Edge Subscriptions and the Exchange Management Shell 00:11:24
    6. 2.5 The Exchange Admin Center 00:06:25
  4. Lesson 3: The Basics of Working with Exchange Server
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:34
    2. 3.1 Post Installation Tasks 00:17:18
    3. 3.2 E-Mail Address Policies 00:09:50
    4. 3.3 Creating User Mailboxes 00:05:53
    5. 3.4 Other Mailbox Types 00:08:49
    6. 3.5 Creating Groups 00:09:33
    7. 3.6 The Group Naming Policy 00:05:28
    8. 3.7 DNS Records 00:09:45
  5. Lesson 4: Mailbox Clients
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:28
    2. 4.1 Outlook on the Web 00:07:24
    3. 4.2 Installing and Configuring Outlook 2016 00:06:18
    4. 4.3 Installing and Configuring Office 2016 Mobile 00:08:02
  6. Lesson 5: Exchange Server Security
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:38
    2. 5.1 An Introduction to Certificates 00:22:52
    3. 5.2 Applying an SSL Certificate to Exchange Server 00:12:07
    4. 5.3 An Introduction to Role Based Access Control 00:04:40
    5. 5.4 Implementing Role Based Access Control 00:08:14
  7. Lesson 6: Message Hygiene
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:34
    2. 6.1 The Anti-Spam Agents 00:10:52
    3. 6.2 Spam Protection Strategies 00:06:27
    4. 6.3 Antivirus Protection 00:05:58
    5. 6.4 Outlook Web App Policies 00:05:56
  8. Lesson 7: Mobile Messaging
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:34
    2. 7.1 An Introduction to Mobile Messaging 00:06:04
    3. 7.2 Certificate Requirements 00:08:15
    4. 7.3 Mobile Device Mailbox Policies 00:08:08
    5. 7.4 Mobile Device Provisioning 00:05:32
    6. 7.5 Self-Service Device Management 00:04:11
    7. 7.6 Mobile Device PowerShell Cmdlets 00:05:10
  9. Lesson 8: Exchange Server Coexistance
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:38
    2. 8.1 Coexistence Requirements 00:08:29
    3. 8.2 Deploying an Exchange 2016 Mailbox Server 00:19:40
    4. 8.3 Deploying an Exchange 2016 Edge Transport Server 00:10:18
    5. 8.4 Creating an Edge Subscription 00:14:03
    6. 8.5 Post Deployment Cleanup Tasks 00:18:38
  10. Lesson 9: Phasing Out Exchange Server 2013
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:35
    2. 9.1 Migrating Mailboxes to Exchange Server 2016 00:19:53
    3. 9.2 Migrating Public Folders to Exchange 2016 00:09:26
    4. 9.3 Removing Exchange 2013 From the Organization 00:17:17
  11. Lesson 10: Database Availability Groups
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:40
    2. 10.1 An Introduction to Database Availability Groups 00:13:09
    3. 10.2 Creating a Database Availability Group 00:15:52
    4. 10.3 Managing Database Copies 00:13:42
    5. 10.4 Creating Lagged Copies 00:12:57
    6. 10.5 Database Failover 00:07:41
  12. Lesson 11: Compliance
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:42
    2. 11.1 Transport Rules 00:10:40
    3. 11.2 Logging Exchange Server Changes 00:06:57
    4. 11.3 Logging Mobile Connectivity 00:09:54
    5. 11.4 An Introduction to eDiscovery and In-Place Hold 00:07:21
    6. 11.5 Performing an eDiscovery 00:08:53
    7. 11.6 Data Loss Prevention 00:12:01
    8. 11.7 Audit Reporting 00:04:53
  13. Lesson 12: Message Retention
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:36
    2. 12.1 An Introduction to Journaling 00:04:53
    3. 12.2 Implementing Journaling 00:06:14
    4. 12.3 An Introduction to Archiving 00:06:05
    5. 12.4 Creating Archive Mailboxes 00:06:34
  14. Lesson 13: Office 365
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:47
    2. 13.1 What is Office 365 00:04:21
    3. 13.2 Subscribing to Office 365 00:05:35
    4. 13.3 The Office 365 Interface 00:06:03
    5. 13.4 Registering a Domain 00:05:47
    6. 13.5 Migration Options 00:09:55
  15. Lesson 14: Helpful Tools
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:26
    2. 14.1 The Connectivity Analyzer 00:05:42
    3. 14.2 The Exchange Deployment Assistant 00:05:02
    4. 14.3 The Best Practices Analyzer 00:06:49
    5. 14.4 Helpful Test Cmdlets 00:05:12
  16. Summary
    1. Microsoft Exchange Server 2016: Summary 00:00:58