After completing this course, students will be able
Describe the features Configuration Manager and Intune
include, and explain how you can use these features to manage PCs
and mobile devices in an enterprise environment.
Prepare a management infrastructure, including
configuring boundaries, boundary groups, and resource discovery,
and integrating mobile-device management with Microsoft Exchange
Deploy and manage the Configuration Manager
Configure, manage, and monitor hardware and software
inventory, and use Asset Intelligence and software
Identify and configure the most appropriate method to
distribute and manage content used for deployments.
Distribute, deploy, and monitor applications for managed
users and systems.
Maintain software updates for PCs that Configuration
Use Configuration Manager to implement Endpoint
Manage configuration items, baselines, and profiles to
assess and configure compliance settings and data access for users
Configure an operating-system deployment strategy by
using Configuration Manager.
Manage mobile devices by using Configuration Manager and
Manage and maintain a Configuration Manager
This course is for experienced information
technology (IT) professionals, typically described as Enterprise
Desktop Administrators (EDAs). EDAs deploy, manage, and maintain
PCs, devices, and applications across medium, large, and enterprise
organizations. A significant portion of this audience uses, or
intends to use, the latest release of Configuration Manager and
Intune to manage and deploy PCs, devices, and applications. By
using Configuration Manager with Intune, EDAs also can support
either domain-joined or non-domain-joined Bring Your Own Device
(BYOD) scenarios, mobile-device management, and secure data access
on common operating-system platforms, such as Windows, Windows
Phone, Apple iOS, and Android.
This course also is for individuals who are interested in
taking exam 70-696: Managing Enterprise Devices
Before attending this course, students must have working
knowledge at the system-administrator level of the
Networking fundamentals, including common networking
protocols, topologies, hardware, media, routing, switching, and
Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) principles and
fundamentals of AD DS management.
Installation, configuration, and troubleshooting for
Windows-based personal computers.
Basic concepts of public key infrastructure (PKI)
Basic understanding of scripting and Windows PowerShell
Basic understanding of Windows Server roles and
Basic understanding of the configuration options for iOS,
Android, and Windows Mobile device platforms.
Students who attend this training can meet the prerequisites by
obtaining equivalent knowledge and skills through hands-on
activities, or by attending the following courses:
- Course 20697-1: Installing and Configuring Windows 10
- Course 20697-2: Deploying and Managing Windows 10 Using
- Course 20411: Administering Windows Server® 2012