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Planning and Configuring Exchange Online

by Brian Alderman

Configuring Office 365 tenant and its applications is just the start of a successful deployment. Learn about mailbox migration options, the types of mailboxes found in Exchange Online, and how to create, manage, archive, and secure mailbox contents.

What you'll learn

Exchange Online is a frequently underutilized tool in the workplace. In this course, Planning and Configuring Exchange Online, you'll learn a powerful set of tools that allow you to access your email from anywhere, anytime, and from almost any device by configuring synchronization options and remote access methods. First, you'll explore the different mailbox migration methods used to migrate existing mailboxes to Exchange Online. Next, you'll delve into the different types of mailboxes, including individual, resource, and shared mailboxes, along with distribution groups and contacts. Then, you'll learn how to manage the lifecycle of the content stored in mailboxes, by looking at the use of archive policies, retention policies, and tags. Finally, you'll discover how to secure the inbound and outbound email messages and protect the content contained within the mailboxes, by exploring permission delegation, anti-malware, anti-spam, legal holds, Data Loss Prevention (DLP), and the Exchange Online Protection Center. By the end of this course, you'll have a thorough understanding of how to plan and configure Exchange to meet your individual and company needs.

Table of contents

Course Overview
Mailbox Access Considerations and Configurations

About the author

Brian Alderman is a Microsoft MVP, and has his Master's in Computer Information Systems. Since 1995, he has held several Microsoft certifications that currently include; MCT, MCSE for SharePoint, MCSA for Office 365, MCITP for SQL Server(R), MCSA and MCSE for Windows Server(R), and also his PMP certification. As a Senior Technical Instructor and Consultant, he has 30 years of experience in networking, SQL Server databases, SharePoint technologies, and project management. Brian's publications inc... more

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