Simple play icon Course

Microsoft Teams Voice Engineer: Optimize Network Performance

by Jeff Brown

Deploying Microsoft Teams Phone System requires network planning and validation for the best experience. This course will teach you how to plan and configure your network for Microsoft Teams voice traffic using tools available from Microsoft.

What you'll learn

Microsoft Teams Phone System requires more than enabling licenses and configuring calling policies. Teams needs a stable network connection to provide the best possible experience, which requires planning and validation of your network design. In this course, Microsoft Teams Voice Engineer: Optimize Network Performance, you’ll learn how to optimize your network for Microsoft Teams Phone System. First, you’ll explore how to determine network readiness by estimating Teams traffic requirements using the Network Planner and other analysis tools. Next, you’ll learn about different methods for handling Teams traffic on VPNs and prioritizing traffic using QoS policies. Finally, you’ll discover how to configure your network topology in the Microsoft Teams service. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of optimizing network performance to plan and deploy Microsoft Teams Phone System to you organization.

About the author

Jeff is a Systems Administrator and Cloud Engineer with over a decade of experience in server and application administration. He has managed a wide range of technologies in his career, including Windows Server, Microsoft 365. and Azure. He enjoys solving problems, writing PowerShell scripts, and automating all the things. Jeff currently works as a technical consultant working with Azure. You can reach Jeff via Twitter (@JeffWBrown) or his blog (

Ready to upskill? Get started