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Microsoft On-Demand: Managing Modern Desktops (MD-101)

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Microsoft On-Demand: Managing Modern Desktops (MD-101) Course Outline

*** Note: This is a Flex On-Demand Self Study Class, 5-days of content, 180-day unlimited access***
(Applicable State and Local taxes may be added for On-Demand purchases, depending on your location.)
This On-Demand (self-study) training course includes expert lectures, PowerPoint visuals, demonstrations, labs, and a study guide. You will be able to follow along and successfully complete the course by completing the quizzes and exams. You may take this course at any time and from any device, provided you have internet access. Note: Course access period begins at time of purchase.

Course Overview
This course gets into managing modern desktops. Topics covered include planning a Windows 10 deployment, Windows 10 installation options, Windows Update as a service, user and device profiles, device enrollment with Intune and Azure, managing applications, Azure AD identity management, implementing compliance and device authentication, and implementing Windows 10 security.

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24/7 Online Support - You will be able to chat online with a content matter expert while you are taking your Flex On-Demand course. And, with your permission, the expert can even take over your computer to provide assistance with your labs.

Do You Still Prefer a Live, Instructor-led Class?
Already know Flex On-Demand is not right for you? We also offer this same course content in a live, instructor-led format. For more details, click on the link below:
MD-101: Managing Modern Desktops Instructor-led

This course takes 5 days to complete and includes 14h 14m of video presentation plus practice labs.

The Modern Desktop Administrator must be familiar with M365 workloads and must have strong skills and experience of deploying, configuring, and maintaining Windows 10 and non-Windows devices. The MDA role focuses on cloud services rather than on-premises management technologies. It is recommended students complete course MD-100, Windows 10, prior to taking this course.

Course Outline

Chapter 1 - Planning a Windows 10 Deployment
Topic A: Overview of the Desktop Lifecycle
Topic B: Deployment and Assessment Tools

Chapter 2 - Windows 10 Installation Options
Topic A: Deploying and Upgrading to Windows 10
Topic B: Migrating to Windows 10
Topic C: Post Deployment and Activation

Chapter 3 - Windows Update as a Service
Topic A: Windows 10 Updates
Topic B: Updates for Business

Chapter 4 - User and Device Profiles
Topic A: Device Profiles
Topic B: User Profiles

Chapter 5 - Device Enrollment with Intune and Azure
Topic A: Device Management and Enrollment
Topic B: Intune Device Enrollment and Inventory

Chapter 6 - Managing Applications
Topic A: Mobile Application Management (MAM)
Topic B: Deploying Apps
Topic C: App Inventory and Administration

Chapter 7 - Azure AD Identity Management
Topic A: Overview of Azure AD
Topic B: Managing Azure AD Identities
Topic C: Identity Protection in Azure AD

Chapter 8 - Implementing Compliance and Device Authentication
Topic A: Device Authentication
Topic B: Accessing Resources and Access Services
Topic C: Intune Device Compliance Policies and Conditional Access

Chapter 9 - Implementing Windows 10 Security
Topic A: Windows 10 Data Protection

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