Planning, Installation, and Upgrading

IT professionals responsible for Skype for Business 2015

Prerequisite
None

Expected Duration
92 minutes

Description
Planning is crucial to ensure the best possible outcome for installations and upgrades. This course will provide Skype for Business 2015 planning considerations. You’ll also explore on-premises and cloud installation options, as well as methods of migrating and upgrading from Lync. This course aligns with exam 70-334, Core Solutions of Microsoft Skype for Business 2015.

Objective

Planning and Installation

  • start the course
  • describe the purpose of Skype for Business
  • differentiate Skype for Business editions
  • recognize when to use the Skype for Business On-premises solution
  • recognize when to use the Skype for Business Online solution
  • sign up and sign in to Skype for Business Online
  • recognize how Skype for Business On-premises and Online can be used together
  • plan for resources needed by Skype for Business
  • list and describe various server roles
  • use the Skype for Business Server Control Panel tool
  • describe how PowerShell cmdlets can be used to manage Skype for Business
  • use PowerShell cmdlets to manage Skype for Business
  • plan single and multiple site configurations for Skype for Business
  • install a Skype for Business server in your on-premises network

Upgrade and Migration

  • describe the steps involved with migration
  • describe the steps involved with upgrades
  • describe the steps involved with upgrading from mirroring to AlwaysOn

Practice: Skype for Business Topologies

  • install and upgrade Skype for Business

MONTHLY SUBSCRIPTION

$129/month
 

ANNUAL SUBSCRIPTION

$1295/year

Multi-license discounts available for Annual and Monthly subscriptions.