MS-203: Microsoft 365 Messaging

This course examines the key elements of Microsoft 365 messaging administration, including message transport and mail flow, messaging security, hygiene, and compliance, messaging infrastructure, and hybrid messaging. This course is designed for IT Professionals who deploy and manage the messaging infrastructure for Microsoft 365 in their organization.

Audience

This course is designed for IT Professionals who deploy and manage the messaging infrastructure for Microsoft 365 in their organization.

About the Messaging Administrator role

The Messaging Administrator deploys, configures, manages, and troubleshoots recipients, permissions, mail protection, mail flow, and public folders in both on-premises and cloud enterprise environments. Responsibilities include managing message hygiene, messaging infrastructure, and hybrid configuration and migration. To implement a secure hybrid topology that meets the business needs of a modern organization, the Messaging Administrator must collaborate with the Security Administrator and Microsoft 365 Enterprise Administrator.

Prerequisites

  • Basic knowledge of Windows, Active Directory and Microsoft Exchange technology
  • Knowledge of authentication types, licensing, and integration with Microsoft 365 applications.

Course goals

  • Configure and manage the transport pipeline
  • Manage and troubleshoot mail flow and transport issues
  • Manage message hygiene and compliance
  • Manage authentication for messaging
  • Configure organizational settings and sharing
  • Manage mobile devices
  • Manage role-based permissions
  • Create and manage recipient objects and resources
  • Plan, implement, and troubleshoot public folders
  • Plan a hybrid environment
  • Perform mailbox migrations
  • Deploy and troubleshoot a hybrid environment

Course content

Module 1: Managing the Transport Pipeline

Module 2: Managing and Troubleshooting Mail Flow

Module 3: Managing Message Hygiene

Module 4: Managing Compliance

Module 5: Managing Organizational Settings

Module 6: Managing Mobile Devices

Module 7: Managing Role-Based Permissions

Module 8: Managing Recipient Objects and Resources

Module 9: Managing Public Folders

Module 10: Planning a Hybrid Environment

Module 11: Performing Mailbox Migrations

Module 12: Deploying and Troubleshooting a Hybrid Environment

Certification

This training will help you prepare for exam MS-203: Microsoft 365 Messaging. If you pass this exam you will automatically get the new Microsoft 365 Certified: Messaging Administrator Associate certification.

NOTE! The exam is not included in the course fee.