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Core Solutions Microsoft Lync Server 2013.

About This Course

Course Code
M20336

Course Type
Specialist

Vendor
Microsoft

Duration
5 Days

RRP
£2,442.00

Course Overview
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Overview

This instructor-led course teaches IT professionals how to plan, design, deploy, configure, and administer a Microsoft Lync Server 2013 solution.

The course emphasizes Lync Server 2013 Enterprise Unified Communications features with particular emphasis on coexisting with and migrating from legacy communication services. The labs in this course create a solution that includes IM and Presence, Conferencing, and Persistent Chat.

Target Audience:

This course is intended for IT consultants and telecommunications consulting professionals who design, plan, deploy, and maintain solutions for unified communications UC. Candidates should be able to translate business requirements into technical architecture and design for a UC solution.

Objectives

At the end of this course you will be able to:

Course Outline

Module 1: Architecture and design approach for Microsoft Lync Server 2013

This module will help you to plan and design a Lync Server 2013 implementation that meets organizational and user needs. This module equips you with knowledge about Lync Server 2013 key features and functionality and introduces you to Microsoft Solutions Framework MSF, which recommends a structured approach to project management and execution.

Lessons

Module 2: Designing a Lync Server 2013 Topology

This module explains how to design a complex Microsoft Lync Server 2013 topology including defining network sites and network regions, and sizing and placing server roles.

Lessons

Lab : Preparing the Environment and Deploying a Lync Server 2013 Pool

Module 3: Configuring Users and Rights in Microsoft Lync Server 2013

The purpose of this module is to introduce you to the methods available for configuring and managing users in Microsoft Lync Server 2013. You will learn about the configuration management options in Lync Server 2013, including the Lync Server Control Panel and the Lync Server Management Shell.

Lessons

Lab : Configuring Users and Rights in Lync Server 2013

Module 4: Client and Device Deployment and Management

Microsoft Lync Server 2013 introduces new ways of creating and defining client and user policies, as well as new procedures for deploying clients and devices. In this module, you will learn how to plan for introducing Lync Server 2013 clients into your network and the various phone devices that are supported. You will also learn how to effectively manage the desktop clients and devices.

Lessons

Lab : Client and Device Management

Module 5: Conferencing in Lync Server 2013

Conferencing is a core feature of Microsoft Lync Server 2013. This module introduces conferencing in Lync Server 2013, discusses dial-in conferencing in Lync Server 2013, and describes how to manage and administer conferencing policies.

Lessons

Lab : Conferencing in Microsoft Lync Server 2013

Module 6: Designing and Deploying External Access

This module discusses how to design the Microsoft Lync Server 2013 external access components and capabilities so that it meets the organization's needs. This module also discusses how you can design a solution for external scenarios that support a variety of internal and external users connected to the Internet, to their corporate network or to a public switched telephone network PSTN.

Lessons

Lab : Designing and Deploying for Conferencing and External Scenarios

Module 7: Deploying Microsoft Lync Server 2013 Persistent Chat

This module describes how to plan, design and deploy Lync Server 2013 Persistent Chat to the enterprise. It describes the fundamental process required to create and manage a Lync Server 2013 Persistent Chat room.

Lessons

Lab : Deploying Microsoft Lync Server 2013 Persistent Chat Server

Module 8: Monitoring and Archiving

This module discusses the features and configuration of both the Monitoring and Archiving services. You will learn how to interpret the QoE reports and use this information to better manage and deliver a high-quality user experience for Lync Server 2013.

Lessons

Lab : Configuring and Using Archiving and Monitoring in Lync Server 2013

Module 9: Administrating and Maintenance of Lync Server 2013

This module introduces Lync Server 2013 administration tools and operational best practices needed to maintain Lync Server 2013 in the enterprise. It will also introduce basic techniques and tools to help when troubleshooting Lync Server 2013.

Lessons

Lab : Administrating and Maintenance of Lync Server 2013

Module 10: High Availability in Lync Server 2013

This module describes the requirements for high availability with Lync Server 2013. Finally, this module discusses how to plan and design for load balancing with Lync Server 2013.

Lessons

Lab : Configuring High Availability in Lync Server 2013

Module 11: Disaster Recovery in Lync Server 2013

This module describes new disaster recovery features in Lync Server 2013. This module also discusses the tools and methods for successfully backing up and restoring a Lync Server 2013 environment, as well as how to back up and restore, and export and import, critical Lync Server 2013 data. Finally, this module discusses designing for Branch Site Resiliency in Lync Server 2013.

Lessons

Lab : Configuring Disaster Recovery in Lync Server 2013

Module 12: Planning a Migration to Lync Server 2013

In this module, you will learn about coexistence and migration to Microsoft Lync Server 2013. You will also learn how to design the infrastructure migration strategy and the migration strategy for Lync Server 2013 clients and devices.

Lessons

Lab : Planning a Migration to Lync Server 2013 Paper-based

Prerequisites

About This Course

Course Code
M20336

Course Type
Specialist

Vendor
Microsoft

Duration
5 Days

RRP
£2,442.00

Course Overview
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