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MCSE: Communication (Lync Server 2013) Prep Boot Camp Training Courses

About the MCSE: Communication (Lync Server 2013) Prep Boot Camp

Duration: 6 days (60 hours)

MCSE: Communication

This 6-day Boot Camp is geared towards preparing students to achieve their MCSE: Communication certification. Validate your expertise in creating a consistent communications experience for your organization and connecting your colleagues to people around the world.

Lync 2013 is part of the new version of Office, focusing on communication. It provides anywhere access to office applications and documents, email, calendar, HD video conferencing, and enterprise social networking across devices - from PCs running Windows 8 to smart-phones to tablets. Validate your expertise in creating a consistent communications experience for your organization and connecting your colleagues to hundreds of millions of people around the world.

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This training consists of the following courses:

20336: Core Solutions of Microsoft Lync Server 2013 Boot Camp   More on this course

3 days | 30 hours

arrow Course Objectives

  • » Describe the overall server and client Lync Server 2013 architecture.
  • » Describe Lync 2013 features and user scenarios.
  • » Describe the Lync Server deployment process.
  • » Describe the components of a Lync Server 2013 Design.
  • » Plan for Microsoft Solutions Framework for Lync 2013.
  • » Plan Infrastructure Requirements for Lync Server 2013.
  • » Use the Lync Server 2013 Planning Tool.
  • » Use Topology Builder.
  • » Plan for Site Topology.
  • » Design a Site Topology.
  • » Plan the Server Infrastructure.
  • » Design Documentation Using Microsoft Office.
  • » Use Lync Server 2013 management interfaces.
  • » Configure Role-Based Access Control.
  • » Prepare for client deployment.
  • » Deploy and manage clients.
  • » Prepare for device deployment.
  • » Deploy and manage Internet Protocol (IP) phones.
  • » Describe conferencing in Lync Server 2013.
  • » Describe dial-in conferencing in Lync Server 2013.
  • » Manage and administer dial-in conferencing in Lync Server 2013.
  • » Describe the conferencing capabilities of Lync Server 2013.
  • » Design audio and video for web conferencing.
  • » Plan for instant message and presence Federation.
  • » Design Edge services.
  • » Describe the features and concepts for Persistent Chat in Lync Server 2013.
  • » Design Lync Server 2013 to include Persistent Chat.
  • » Deploy and configure Persistent chat in Lync Server 2013.
  • » Describe the Archiving service.
  • » Describe the Monitoring service.
  • » Configure the Archiving and Monitoring services.
  • » Describe and use the Lync Server 2013 troubleshooting tools.
  • » Describe the required daily, weekly, and monthly maintenance tasks.
  • » Describe the fundamental troubleshooting approach to Lync Server 2013 issues.
  • » Use SIP commands and analyze SIP logs.
  • » Describe high availability in Lync Server 2013.
  • » Configure High Availability features in Lync Server 2013.
  • » Plan for load balancing in Lync Server 2013.
  • » Design load balancing in Lync Server 2013.
  • » Describe the high availability options in Lync Server 2013.
  • » Describe the tools for backing up and restoring Lync Server 2013 data.
  • » Backup and restore critical Lync Server 2013 data.
  • » Export and import critical Lync Server 2013 data.
  • » Describe design considerations for branch site scenarios.
  • » Describe the migration process.
  • » Describe migration and coexistence topologies.
  • » Plan for client and device migration.
  • » Design a software deployment strategy for Lync 2013.

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arrow Course Outline

  • Module 1: Architecture and Design Approach for Microsoft Lync Server 2013
    1. Overview of Lync Server 2013 Architecture
    2. Overview of Lync Server 2013 Core Capabilities
    3. Introduction to the Lync Server 2013 Design Process
    4. Assessing Infrastructure Requirements and Updating the Design
    5. Planning for all Microsoft Solutions Framework Phases
  • Module 2: Designing a Lync Server 2013 Topology
    1. Planning Infrastructure Requirements for Lync Server 2013
    2. Using the Lync Server 2013 Planning Tool
    3. Using Topology Builder
    4. Planning the Server Infrastructure
    5. Designing Documentation Using Microsoft Office
    6. Lab : Preparing the Environment and Deploying a Lync Server 2013 Pool
  • Module 3: Configuring Users and Rights in Microsoft Lync Server 2013
    1. Managing Lync Server 2013
    2. Introduction to Role Based Access Control
    3. Lab : Configuring Users and Rights in Lync Server 2013
  • Module 4: Client and Device Deployment and Management
    1. Prepare for client deployment.
    2. Deploy and manage clients.
    3. Prepare for device deployment.
    4. Deploy and manage IP phones.
    5. Lab : Client and Device Management
  • Module 5: Conferencing in Lync Server 2013
    1. Introduction to Conferencing in Lync Server 2013
    2. Designing for Audio\Video and Web Conferencing
    3. Dial-In Conferencing in Lync Server 2013
    4. Managing and Administering Conferencing
    5. Lab : Conferencing in Microsoft Lync Server 2013
  • Module 6: Designing and Deploying External Access
    1. Conferencing and External Capabilities of Lync Server 2013
    2. Planning for IM and Presence Federation
    3. Designing Edge Services
    4. Lab : Designing and Deploying for External Scenarios
  • Module 7: Deploying Microsoft Lync Server 2013 Persistent Chat
    1. Overview of Persistent Chat Architecture in Lync Server 2013
    2. Designing Lync Server 2013 Persistent Chat
    3. Deploying and Configuring Lync Server 2013 Persistent Chat
    4. Lab : Deploying Persistent Chat Server
  • Module 8: Monitoring and Archiving
    1. The Archiving Service
    2. The Monitoring Service
    3. Configuring Archiving and Monitoring
    4. Lab : Configuring and Using Archiving and Monitoring in Lync Server 2013
  • Module 9: Administration and Maintenance of Lync Server 2013
    1. Introduction to Lync Server 2013 troubleshooting tools
    2. Understanding Lync Server 2013 Operational Tasks
    3. Developing Lync Server 2013 Troubleshooting Techniques
    4. Lab : Administration and Maintenance of Lync Server 2013
  • Module 10: High Availability in Lync Server 2013
    1. High Availability in Lync Server 2013
    2. Configuring High Availability in Lync Server 2013
    3. Planning for Load Balancing
    4. Designing Load Balancing
    5. Lab : Configuring High Availability in Lync Server 2013
  • Module 11: Disaster Recovery in Lync Server 2013
    1. Disaster Recovery in Lync Server 2013
    2. Tools for Backing Up and Restoring Lync Server 2013
    3. Critical Lync Server 2013 Data to Back Up and Restore
    4. Critical Lync Server 2013 Data to Export and Import
    5. Designing Branch Site Resiliency
    6. Lab : Configuring Disaster Recovery in Lync Server 2013
  • Module 12: Planning a Migration to Lync Server 2013
    1. Overview of Coexistence and Migration
    2. Migration Steps
    3. Planning for Clients and Devices
    4. Designing a Client Migration and Device Migration Strategy
    5. Lab : Planning a Migration to Lync Server 2013 (Paper-based)

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20337: Enterprise Voice and Online Services with Microsoft Lync Server 2013 Boot Camp   More on this course

3 days | 30 hours

arrow Course Objectives

  • » Design a resilient enterprise voice solution
  • » Design and configure network services for Lync 2013
  • » Configure Lync Server 2013 voice features
  • » Implement emergency voice services
  • » Plan and configure a Lync Online or hybrid solution

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arrow Course Outline

  • Module 1: Voice Architecture
    1. Architecture and Server Roles
    2. Voice Features of Lync Server 2013
    3. Site Topologies
  • Module 2: Configuring Basic Enterprise Voice Functionality
    1. Introduction to Lync Voice Routing
    2. Configuring Enterprise Voice
    3. Defining Voice Policies
    4. Assigning DID Numbers
    5. How to Design a Dial Plan
    6. Lab : Preparing for Enterprise Voice
  • Module 3: Designing Exchange Server 2013 Unified Messaging Integration with Lync Server 2013
    1. Overview of Exchange 2013 Unified Messaging
    2. Integrating Unified Messaging with Lync Server 2013
    3. Lab : Designing Exchange Server 2013 Unified Messaging with Lync Server 2013
  • Module 4: Voice Applications
    1. Call Park Service
    2. Managing Calls to Unassigned Numbers
    3. PSTN Conferencing
    4. Overview of Response Group Services
    5. Implementing Response Group Services
    6. Lab : Implementing Enterprise Voice Applications
  • Module 5: Configuring and Deploying Emergency Calling
    1. Introducing Location Information Server
    2. Overview of Setup and Call Flow
    3. Designing Location Policies
    4. Implementing LIS
    5. Address Discovery
    6. User Experience
    7. Lab : Configuring Location Information Service for Emergency Calling and Enhanced 9-1-1
  • Module 6: PSTN Integration
    1. Connecting to the PSTN
    2. Connecting to the Existing PBX
    3. M:N Interworking Routing
    4. Call Routing Reliability
  • Module 7: Lync Server 2013 and Networking
    1. Call Admission Control
    2. Planning for Call Admission Control
    3. Media Bypass
    4. Lab : Implementing Call Admission Control
  • Module 8: Phones and Devices
    1. Introduction to Phones and Devices
    2. Device Deployment
    3. Lync Server 2013 Phone Management
    4. Analog Device Support
  • Module 9: Lync Online Configuration and Migration
    1. Office 365 Architecture
    2. Deploying Lync Online
    3. Lync Hybrid Scenarios
    4. Lab : Deploying Lync Online
  • Module 10: Quality of Experience
    1. Voice Quality Concepts
    2. Exploring Lync Monitoring Server Components
    3. Exploring Lync Monitoring Server Reports
    4. RTP and RTCP Collected Information
    5. Lab : Exploring Monitoring Server Reports
  • Module 11: Voice Resiliency
    1. Voice Resiliency in Lync Server 2013
    2. Lync Pool Resilience
    3. Branch Office Resilience
    4. Lab : Implementing Voice Resiliency in Lync Server 2013

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I am currently taking course core solutions of Microsoft lync server 2013. The course is very informative and the instructor is engaging, making sure that we understand the course topics.

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