MD-101: Managing Modern Desktops

During this 5 day course you will learn how to plan and implement an operating system deployment strategy. You will be introduced to key components of modern management and co-management strategies. You will examine what it takes to incorporate Microsoft Intune into your organization and how to use it to manage modern desktops and devices. This course also teaches the key concepts of security in modern management.

This course (together with MD-100) will help you prepare for the new certification: Microsoft 365 Certified Modern Desktop Administrator.

Audience

This course is for IT Pros managing devices and client applications in an enterprise environment.

Prerequisites 

To attend this training you should have the knowledge and skills that you gain through MD-100: Windows 10

Course content

This 5 day course contains these modules:

Planning an Operating System Deployment Strategy

  • Overview of Windows as a service
  • Windows 10 Deployment options and considerations

Implementing and Managing Windows 10

  • Implementing Windows 10 by using dynamic deployment and Windows Autopilot
  • Upgrading devices to Windows 10

Device Enrollment

  • Device management options
  • Manage Intune device enrollment and inventory

Configuring Profiles

  • Configuring device profiles
  • Managing user profiles
  • Monitoring devices

Application Management

  • Implement Mobile Application Management (MAM)
  • Deploying and updating applications
  • Administering applications

Managing Authentication in Azure AD

  • Azure AD Overview
  • Managing and protecting identities in Azure AD
  • Managing device authentication
  • Enabling corporate access

Managing Devices and Device Policies

  • Microsoft Intune Overview
  • Managing devices with Intune
  • Implement device compliance policies

Managing Security

  • Implement device data protection
  • Managing Windows Defender ATP
  • Managing Windows Defender in Windows 10

Certification

This course will help you prepare for exam MD-101.

Exam MD-101 (together with exam MD-100) leads to the new certification: Microsoft 365 Certified Modern Desktop Administrator.

The exam fee is not included in the course price.
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