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Implementing a Hybrid and Secure Messaging Platform (MS-201)


Course Overview

This two-MOC packaged set aligned to Microsoft 365 Exam: Implementing a Hybrid and Secure Messaging Platform contains courseware that helps prepare students for Exams MS-201. Passing this exam is required to earn the Microsoft 365 Messaging Administrator certification.

Courses in this packaged set:

  • MS-201T01: Defining a Hybrid Messaging Strategy
  • MS-201T02: Managing Messaging Security, Hygiene, and Compliance

Who should attend

The Messaging Administrator deploys, configures, manages, and troubleshoots recipients, permissions, mail protection, mail flow, and public folders in both on-premises and cloud enterprise environments. ​Responsibilities include managing message hygiene, messaging infrastructure, and hybrid configuration and migration. The Messaging Administrator also implements and manages disaster recovery, high availability, and client access. The Messaging Administrator collaborates with the Security Administrator and Microsoft 365 Enterprise Administrator to implement a secure hybrid topology that meets the business needs of a modern organization. ​The Messaging Administrator should have a working knowledge of authentication types, licensing, and integration with Microsoft 365 applications.


This course is part of the following Certifications:


This course is designed for persons who are aspiring to the Microsoft 365 Messaging Administrator role.

Course Objectives

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Plan Mailbox Migrations
  • Plan IMAP Migrations
  • Plan Cutover and Staged Migrations
  • Perform Advanced Migrations
  • Understand Exchange Hybrid Deployment Requirements
  • Run the Hybrid Configuration Wizard
  • Deploy and Manage an Edge Transport Server
  • Configure a Hybrid Deployment using the HCW
  • Implement Advanced Hybrid Functionality
  • Troubleshoot Hybrid Deployments
  • Plan for Message Hygiene
  • Manage Anti-Malware and Anti-Spam Policies
  • Manage Advanced Threat Protection
  • Plan for Messaging Compliance in the SCC
  • Plan for Messaging Compliance in Exchange
  • Manage Exchange Online Archiving and Auditing
  • Manage Content Search
  • Manage Admin Role-based Permissions
  • Manage User Role-based Permissions
  • Plan for Exchange Setup - RBAC and AD Split Permissions

Course Content

  • Performing Mailbox Migrations
  • Planning a Hybrid Environment
  • Deploying and Troubleshooting a Hybrid Environment
  • Lab - Hybrid Deployment and Management
  • Managing Message Hygiene
  • Managing Compliance
  • Managing Role-Based Permissions
  • Lab - Manage Message Hygiene
Classroom Training

Duration 4 days

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Middle East
United Arab Emirates
27/10/2019 - 30/10/2019 Dubai Course language: English
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23/09/2019 - 26/09/2019 Münster
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25/11/2019 - 28/11/2019 Hamburg
16/12/2019 - 19/12/2019 Stuttgart
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28/10/2019 - 31/10/2019 Rome
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United States
30/09/2019 - 03/10/2019 Online Training Time zone: US/Pacific Course language: English
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28/10/2019 - 31/10/2019 Online Training Time zone: America/Santiago Course language: Spanish
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