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Learn how Azure Rights Management Services (RMS) gives you control over your data, even beyond the office walls. Find out what you need to finally implement a proper information management system in time for Windows 10. Get the details on how to manage your organization's most critical information, regardless of device, so you can stop worrying about sensitive email or document leaks.

11pm–3am (or catch the original at 8am PDT) May 14, 2015

Learn how Azure Rights Management Services (RMS) gives you control over your data, even beyond the office walls. Find out what you need to finally implement a proper information management system in time for Windows 10. Get the details on how to manage your organization's most critical information, regardless of device, so you can stop worrying about sensitive email or document leaks.

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In this guide, you'll see how the new Office provides the capabilities you need to deploy Office as an enterprise class service. Powerful new Office Telemetry tools give you visibility into client performance, files used, and Office customizations. Click-to-Run technology optimizes how Office is installed and updated. Office on Demand delivers single Office applications instantly. You’ll see how to pilot and review results and how to block add-ins using Group Policy.

Associated Office Guide Course(s) | Business Intelligence in Office 365
Related Course(s)| 10968: Designing for Office 365 Infrastructure

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The new apps for Office provide an improved experience within Office applications by integrating rich content and services from the web. An app for Office is basically a webpage that is hosted inside an Office client application. You can use apps to extend the functionality of a document, email message, meeting request, or appointment. The apps for SharePoint provide a new method to deliver specific information or functionality to a SharePoint site. In this Jump Start, you’ll see some examples of apps for Office and SharePoint and learn what they can do. You’ll learn how to acquire and manage apps. You’ll learn more about the types of apps for Office and the applications that support them. You’ll also find out how to make apps for Office available to users, how to manage them by using Group Policy settings or the registry, and how to monitor them by using Telemetry Dashboard.


Associated Office Guide Course(s) | Deploying Office as a Service
Related Course(s)| 20331: Core Solutions of Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013

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See in a few simple steps how an administrator can prepare the Office 365 FastTrack pilot so users can begin exploring the new service. See how new users can get the most out of the Office 365 pilot experience.

Associated Office Guide Course(s) | Deploying Office as a Service
Related Course(s)| 10968: Designing for Office 365 Infrastructure

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The goal of this course is for the audience to learn about the IT Pro deployment features of Office 365 ProPlus, such as licensing and activation, Click-to-Run, Office Telemetry, and building App-V packages. Join us as we deliver demo-rich sessions that discuss these topics, first as an overview and then more in depth. Come hear how these new IT investments make upgrading Office a lot easier, faster, and economical.

Related Course(s)| 10968: Designing for Office 365 Infrastructure

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This course targets the needs of IT professionals who take part in evaluating, planning, deploying, and operating Office 365 services, including its identities, dependencies, requirements, and supporting technologies. This course focuses on skills required to set up an Office 365 tenant, including federation with existing user identities, and skills required to sustain an Office 365 tenant and users. 

Instructor | Anthony Steven - ​Principal Technologist; Martin Coetzer - Portfolio Architect

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Around the globe, 1 billion Office users spend an average of two to three hours each day in Office clients, with more than 400 petabytes of data hosted in the Office 365 service. If you're a web developer, the Office 365 platform gives you the opportunity to reach these users with your business solutions, automate the day-to-day solutions, and even create custom solutions.

Members of the product team walk you through real-world Office 365 scenarios and demos in this session. Explore how you can build your solutions contextually directly into the Office 365 using the App Model. Learn how to call the Office 365 APIs from your stand-alone web applications and mobile device applications to leverage services like OneDrive for Business, Mail, Calendar, People, and Sites. Watch how experts create typical intranet scenarios using the App Model, and transform your existing SharePoint Full Trust Solutions.

The addition of modules 7 and 8 to this popular course provides detailed steps on what you need to get started with Office 365 development. Whether you are learning what's required to get SharePoint apps running with SharePoint Server 2013 on-premises (stand-alone and hybrid) or preparing for Exam 70-488, part of the MCSD: SharePoint Applications certification, you don't want to miss this informative training!

Walk through the mobile device platform story around Office 365, including Windows Universal, Cordova, Xamarin, native iOS, and native Android development. After you learn the fundamentals in this course, take Deep Dive into the Office 365 App Model, and get even more practical tips to get you started right away.

 
Instructor | ​ Jeremy Thake – Microsoft Technical Product Manager; Brian Jones – Microsoft Group Program Manager; Richard diZerega – Microsoft Architect; Scot Hillier – SharePoint MVP; Steve Walker - Microsoft Senior Program Manager; Ted Pattison - Critical Path Training Owner and Curriculum Manager

95 Points
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IT Pros, if you are thinking about taking a look at Office 365 but you are not sure where to begin, this course walks through key scenarios you can try for yourself to get some hands-on experience. Follow along as experts take you through initial sign-up for the free trial, and then explore basic setup and configuration of Microsoft Exchange, Lync, and SharePoint.


See how straightforward sign-up and setup can be. This course steps you through Office 365 plan selection, initial user deployment, service configuration, real-time testing, and more. Set up your domain, try the new Outlook Web Access, and work with a SharePoint collaboration site. End the day with a complete Office 365 trial tenant, ready for further evaluation and experimentation.
 
Instructors |  Martin Coetzer - Microsoft Portfolio Architect;  Larry Kaye - Microsoft Senior Product Manager – Certification

52 Points
Level 100
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Developers, would you like to integrate your existing web applications (such as ASP.NET MVC 5) with the Office 365 APIs? Join a team of industry experts, including Scot Hillier, Ted Pattison, Rob Howard, and Jeremy Thake, as they walk you through intriguing real-world demos and show you how easy it can be to leverage these APIs and to implement practical scenarios.

Get the basics on the Office 365 APIs for Calendar, Mail, Contacts, OneDrive for Business, SharePoint, and more. And dive deep into the details, including authentication, authorization, access tokens, and process flow.
You can also apply these learnings to the next course, "Deep Dive: Integrate Office 365 APIs in Your Mobile Device Apps." 
  
InstructorScot Hillier - ​Critical Path Training Consultant; Ted Pattison - Critical Path Training Owner and Curriculum Manager; Rob Howard - Microsoft Program Manager;  Jeremy Thake - Microsoft Technical Product Manager

76 Points
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Are you interested in encryption? ​Protecting sensitive customer data is a top priority for Office 365. Encryption is used to protect customer data stored in Office 365 and Exchange when communicating with users inside and outside your organization. It's important for administrators to not only understand how encryption is used and configured but also to understand what users need to do to help reduce support calls. This course looks at encryption from the perspective of administrators, senders, and recipients. Don't miss it!

Instructor | ​ Shobhit Sahay - Microsoft Technical Product Manager;  Asaf Kashi - Microsoft Group Program Manager

28 Points
Level 200
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Devs, you've integrated Office 365 APIs in your web apps. Now, take these ideas a step further, and explore how to integrate your new or existing mobile device applications with the Office 365 APIs.

 Industry experts Scot Hillier, Ted Pattison, Josh Gavant, Todd Baginski, and Richard DiRezega use practical demos to show you how you can use the Office 365 APIs to leverage the services within your own mobile device apps. Learn about mobile development with Office 365 in Visual Studio for the Cordova, universal Windows app, Xamarin project types. Also find out about native iOS in Xcode and native Android in Android Studio. Don't miss it!

Instructor | ​ ​Scot Hillier - ​Critical Path Training Consultant; Ted Pattison - Critical Path Training Owner and Curriculum Manager

47 Points
Level 400
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Want to get the most out of your Office 365 experience? Join Exchange Server and Office 365 expert and Microsoft PFE Kamal Abburi, along with Exchange expert Jason Helmick, for this fast-paced, demo-rich course on utilizing Exchange Online with the Office 365 suite. Join the expert team as they walk you through the integration and features of Exchange Online with SharePoint, Lync, and Office Web Applications. 

Instructors |    Kamal Abburi -  Microsoft Premier Field Engineer; Jason Helmick -  Concentrated Technology, Senior Technologist

42 Points
Level 300
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Want to learn to configure Outlook Web Access (OWA) for Office 365? Check out this demo-rich session! Learn how to maintain OWA for Office 365 to meet your business requirements, including configuring your mail and calendar settings, organizing emails, creating distribution groups and site mailboxes, and configuring your mobile device to synchronize with your mailbox. Wrap up with a demo of how to add Outlook apps from the Office Store to OWA.

Instructor | ​ Bjoern Rapp - Steria AS Senior Advisor; ​Rob Latino - Wimmer Solutions Corporation Program Manager

17 Points
Level 200
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Wondering which Office 365 plan best meets the needs of your organization? On October 1, 2014, Microsoft released three new plans for small businesses. Find out how you can switch from your current Office 365 plan to another. Explore the easiest way to switch, the Switch Plans wizard. Hear about potential challenges and limitations you may face, and then learn how to switch plans for organizations with more than 300 users.

Instructors | ​ ​Sonja Madsen - SONJASAPPS President; Rob Latino - Wimmer Solutions Corporation Program Manager

19 Points
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Want to learn best practices for troubleshooting issues that may arise in Office 365, plus how to resolve those issues? Experts take a look at the available troubleshooting tools provided by Microsoft to ensure a successful Office 365 deployment. Start with identifying DNS issues, move into service availability, licensing issues, and mail flow, and then wrap up with some helpful demos of troubleshooting tools.

Instructors | Curtis Sawin​ - ​Microsoft Technology Solutions Professional; Chris Oakman​ - ​ Eastridge Technologies ​​Vice President and Chief Infrastructure Officer

28 Points
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Have you wondered how to configure Outlook 2010 and Outlook 2013 to connect to Office 365? Watch as experts show you how to connect this critical application for your desktop and tablet, so you can manage your email, contacts, calendar, and more.

Instructors |  Talbott Crowell - ThirdM.com Chief Architect; Rob Latino - Wimmer Solutions Corporation Program Manager

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Join us in this demonstration-rich course on local, on-premises directory synchronization and configuration of Microsoft Cloud Services for businesses. Watch the experts show you how to sync and configure your local directory to Office 365 for Business, Intune, and Microsoft Azure. Explore topics such as source of authority, user identity matching, filtering, and configuring an alternate user ID. Check it out!

Instructors | Bill Fiddes - Microsoft Learning and Development Specialist; Rob Latino - Wimmer Solutions Corporation Program Manager

19 Points
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Office 365 Essentials for Information Workers introduces you to the tools you need to work in the modern enterprise. Office 365 gives you the freedom to work when and where you need to on your favorite devices. It can increase productivity, simplify team collaboration, and enhance your work-life balance.

With Office 365, you can provide anywhere access to enterprise email, file sharing, and online meetings without compromising security.

The Office 365 enterprise social network, Yammer, helps employees collaborate. Business Intelligence with Office 365 empowers you to create custom reports. Security and compliance are built into Office 365.

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Join us in this fast-paced demo to learn how to manage Office 365 users using PowerShell. Experts show you how to create and delete users, update user IDs and passwords, assign licenses and groups, and much more.

Instructors | Bill Fiddes - Microsoft Learning and Development Specialist; Rob Latino - Wimmer Solutions Corporation Program Manager

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If you are interested in the features of Office 365 ProPlus and how it and the click-to-run technology can help you and your organization, be sure to watch this on-demand course. Get a first-hand look at what it takes to get started with Office 365 ProPlus.

A team of experts explains how to use the Office Deployment Toolkit (ODT) and setup options to deploy Office 365 on shared computers using shared computer activation. Learn how to install and use the Office Telemetry Dashboard to display compatibility and inventory data about Office files and add-ins that are used in your organization. Get details on managing updates, troubleshooting installations, and much more. Don't miss it!

Instructors | ​ Amesh Mansukhani - Microsoft Senior Product Marketing Manager; Paul Andrew​ - Microsoft Senior Product Manager; Curtis Sawin - Microsoft Technical Solution Specialist; Jefferson Criddle - Microsoft Senior Program Manager


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Now that you're familiar with the fundamentals, take a deep dive into building apps for Office 365. See how you, as a developer, can build business solutions that live within the user interface of Office products, like SharePoint, Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, and Excel.

In this training, find out what you can do with APIs, task panes, and data manipulation. See how easy it can be, with experts Scot Hillier and Ted Pattison. They walk you through what you need to know and offer lots of practical tips and real-world demos, with a close-up look at all the hooks and wires.

Instructors | ​ ​Scot Hillier - ​Critical Path Training Consultant; Ted Pattison - Critical Path Training Owner and Curriculum Manager

81 Points
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Every day in the news, you hear stories about security breaches, either deliberate or accidental, compromising sensitive data. Plus, each year, hundreds of millions of additional records are compromised and, although they may be less noteworthy, they are just as sensitive. In this course, examine how to configure, customize, and monitor the data loss prevention (DLP) features provided through Office 365. Learn how the rich DLP functionality seamlessly integrates into Microsoft Exchange, Outlook, OWA, and SharePoint, providing context, user education, and information protection.

Instructors |  Shobhit Sahay - Microsoft Technical Product Manager;  Asaf Kashi - Microsoft Group Program Manager

34 Points
Level 300
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Want to make sure you get the best performance possible from Office 365? We want you to, too! Take this course, and learn how you can plan for great performance for a new deployment of Office 365. And find out how to troubleshoot performance issues that may arise after you are deployed.


Instructor | Paul Andrew - Microsoft Senior Technical Product Manager; Zach Rosenfield - Microsoft Principal PM Lead;  Joshua Maher - Microsoft Senior Content Developer;  Ed Fisher - Microsoft Senior Consultant; Alice Appleton - Microsoft Business Planner; Paul Collinge - Microsoft Senior Premier Field Engineer;  Philip Newman - Microsoft Senior Program Manager

107 Points
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Want to learn how to use Outlook Web Access for Office 365? Check out this demo-rich course, and get the details. Learn how to manage notifications, navigation, and settings. Plus, get an overview on Outlook mail, see how to set up your calendar, schedule appointments and meetings, track contacts, and schedule tasks, and see a demo on using OWA in offline mode.

Instructor | ​ Bjoern Rapp - Steria AS Senior Advisor; ​Rob Latino - Wimmer Solutions Corporation Program Manager

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If you'd like to explore how, as a Developer, you can ship your app into the Office Store and target the large Office 365 user base, take this course!

Experts cover how to submit your new app via the Seller Dashboard, lifecycle management, licensing, and much more. Hear tips, learn best practices, and get practical advice to make shipping your Office app a success.

Instructors | ​ ​ Jim Epes - Microsoft Senior Product Marketing Manager; Scot Hillier - Critical Path Training Consultant

63 Points
Level 100
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Join us in this fast-paced demo on how to set up and use Office 365 Self Service Password Reset (SSPR) capabilities. Experts walk you through a brief overview on SSPR, then show you how to perform SSPR, change SSPR user settings, and perform password write-back. Don't miss it!

Instructors | Bill Fiddes - Microsoft Learning and Development Specialist; Rob Latino - Wimmer Solutions Corporation Program Manager

19 Points
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Office 365 Fundamentals examines the building blocks of Office 365 and the evolving role of IT Professionals. Microsoft Office 365 is a combination of the cloud services and the latest productivity applications. The course starts with examining the Office 365 architecture from the prospective of the IT Professional, then takes the student through deploying Office 365 and finishes with rolling out changes to applications and services.
 
Related Exam(s): | 71-346: Managing Office 365 Identities and Requirements; 71-347: Enabling Office 365 Services
Associated Course(s): | 20346: Managing Office 365 Identities and Requirements
 
Instructor | Alistair Speirs - Senior Operations Program Manager; Jeff Medford - Senior Technical Product Manager; Ian Hameroff - Group Product Manager; Jake Zborowski - Group Product Manager

58 Points
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If you're interested in user identity management, be sure to check out this course! ​Office 365 provides a flexible identity management model with a variety of implementation methods, based on organization size, user experience, and security requirements. In this course, learn about user and identity management concepts, examine the available options, and explore how to configure and manage user identities.

In identity management, it is important to provide users with a seamless user authentication and profile through directory synchronization. This course looks at options for directory synchronization using Active Directory and third party identities. Don't miss it!

Instructor | ​ Paul Andrew - Microsoft Senior Technical Product Manager; Samuel Devasahayam - Microsoft Principal Program Manager; Nasos Kladakis - Microsoft Senior Technical Product Manager; Dave Pae - Microsoft Senior Product Manager; Jono Luk - Microsoft Senior Product Manager; Ross Adams - Microsoft Senior Program Manager; Andreas Kjellman - Microsoft Senior Program Manager

69 Points
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Want to see how configuring mobile devices for Office 365 extends your Office experience and helps you to stay productive? Watch this demonstration, led by experts Sonja Madsen and Rob Latino, and learn to set up mobile devices for Office 365. Plus, find out how to maintain administrative features.

Instructors | ​ ​Sonja Madsen - SONJASAPPS President; Rob Latino - Wimmer Solutions Corporation Program Manager

19 Points
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