MD-102: Microsoft Endpoint Administrator
In this course, students will learn to plan and execute an endpoint deployment strategy using contemporary deployment techniques and implementing update strategies. The course introduces essential elements of modern management, co-management approaches, and Microsoft Intune integration. It covers app deployment, management of browser-based applications, and key security concepts such as authentication, identities, access, and compliance policies. Technologies like Azure Active Directory, Azure Information Protection, and Microsoft Defender for Endpoint are explored to protect devices and data.
The Microsoft 365 Endpoint Administrator is responsible for deploying, configuring, securing, managing, and monitoring devices and client applications in a corporate setting. Their duties include managing identity, access, policies, updates, and apps. They work alongside the M365 Enterprise Administrator to develop and execute a device strategy that aligns with the requirements of a modern organization. Microsoft 365 Endpoint Administrators should be well-versed in M365 workloads and possess extensive skills and experience in deploying, configuring, and maintaining Windows 11 and later, as well as non-Windows devices. Their role emphasizes cloud services over on-premises management technologies.
- Learn various essential endpoint management skills using Microsoft tools.
- Understand how to configure a remote desktop on a Windows client effectively.
- Gain knowledge to deploy and update apps for all supported device platforms.
- Explore the Enterprise Desktop
- Explore Windows Editions
- Manage Azure Active Directory identities
- Manage device authentication
- Enroll devices using Microsoft Configuration Manager
- Enroll devices using Microsoft Intune
- Execute, Oversee and Maintain device profiles
- Execute mobile application management
- Deploy and update applications
- Administer endpoint applications
- Protect identities in Azure Active Directory
- Enable organisational access
- Implement device compliance
- Generate inventory and compliance reports
- Deploy device data protection
- Manage Microsoft Defender for Endpoint
- Manage Microsoft Defender in Windows Client
- Manage Microsoft Defender for Cloud Apps
- Access deployment readiness
- Deploy using the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit
- Deploy using Microsoft Configuration Manager
- Deploy Devices using Windows Autopilot
- Implement dynamic deployment methods
- Plan a transition to modern endpoint management
- Manage Windows 365
- Manage Azure Virtual Desktop