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Foundational knowledge of:

  • networking technologies
  • Microsoft Exchange Server and Windows Server technologies
  • Microsoft SQL Server
  • Azure Active Directory

About this course

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In this course, Skype for Business: Infrastructure Advanced Configuration, you will learn how to monitor client connections to Skype for Business and how to archive content from Skype for Business conferences or instant message conversations. You will also learn how to deploy and manage the Persistent Chat feature. We will discuss the relationship between high availability and disaster recovery and how to plan for and deploy both. Finally, we examine how to prepare for and implement a hybrid deployment with Skype for Business Server on-premises and Skype for Business Online.

What you'll learn

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  • Plan and deploy a hybrid Skype for Business Server environment
  • Plan and implement high availability for all Skype for Business Server components
  • Plan and implement disaster recovery for all Skype for Business Server components
  • Plan and deploy monitoring and archiving
  • Plan and deploy Persistent Chat

Meet your instructors

Alan Maddison
Solutions Architect, Office 365 Center of Excellence
Doug Lawty
Solutions Architect in the Office 365 Center of Excellence
Clifton Leonard
Content Developer and Subject Matter Expert
Stan Reimer
S. R. Technical Services Inc.

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