MD-101 Managing Modern Desktops

This three-MOC packaged set aligned to Modern Desktop Exam: Modern Desktop Administrator Part 2 contains courseware that helps prepare students for Exams MD-101. Passing this exam is required to earn the Modern Desktop Administrator certification.

MD-101 Managing Modern Desktops

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Learning Objectives

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Course Details

Course Outline

1 - Planning an Operating System Deployment Strategy
  • Overview of Windows as a service
  • Windows 10 Deployment options
  • Considerations for Windows 10 deployment
  • 2 - Implementing Windows 10
  • Implementing Windows 10 by using dynamic deployment
  • Implementing Windows 10 by using Windows Autopilot
  • Upgrading devices to Windows 10
  • 3 - Managing Updates for Windows 10
  • Updating Windows 10
  • Windows Update for Business
  • Introduction to Windows Analytics
  • 4 - Device Enrollment
  • Device management options
  • Manage Intune device enrollment and inventory
  • 5 - Configuring Profiles
  • Configuring device profiles
  • Managing user profiles
  • Monitoring devices
  • 6 - Application Management
  • Implement Mobile Application Management (MAM)
  • Deploying and updating applications
  • Administering applications
  • 7 - Managing Authentication in Azure AD
  • Azure AD Overview
  • Managing identities in Azure AD
  • Protecting identities in Azure AD
  • Managing device authentication
  • Enabling corporate access
  • 8 - Managing Devices and Device Policies
  • Microsoft Intune Overview
  • Managing devices with Intune
  • Implement device compliance policies
  • 9 - Managing Security
  • Implement device data protection
  • Managing Windows Defender ATP
  • Managing Windows Defender in Windows 10
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    Who is it For?

    Target Audience

    The Modern Desktop Administrator deploys, configures, secures, manages, and monitors devices and client applications in an enterprise environment. Responsibilities include managing identity, access, policies, updates, and apps. The MDA collaborates with the M365 Enterprise Administrator to design and implement a device strategy that meets the business needs of a modern organization.

    Other Prerequisites

    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.

    MD-101 Managing Modern Desktops

    $2,975 | This course is SATV-Eligible
    Course Length : 5 Days

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