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Microsoft Office 365 Administration Cookbook

By : Nate Chamberlain
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Microsoft Office 365 Administration Cookbook

By: Nate Chamberlain

Overview of this book

Organizations across the world have switched to Office 365 to boost workplace productivity. However, to maximize investment in Office 365, you need to know how to efficiently administer Office 365 solutions. Microsoft Office 365 Administration Cookbook is packed with recipes to guide you through common and not-so-common administrative tasks throughout Office 365. Whether you’re administering a single app such as SharePoint or organization-wide Security & Compliance across Office 365, this cookbook offers a variety of recipes that you’ll want to have to hand. The book begins by covering essential setup and administration tasks. You’ll learn how to manage permissions for users and user groups along with automating routine admin tasks using PowerShell. You’ll then progress through to managing core Office 365 services such as Exchange Online, OneDrive, SharePoint Online, and Azure Active Directory (AD). This book also features recipes that’ll help you to manage newer services such as Microsoft Search, Power Platform, and Microsoft Teams. In the final chapters, you’ll delve into monitoring, reporting, and securing your Office 365 services. By the end of this book, you’ll have learned about managing individual Office 365 services along with monitoring, securing, and optimizing your entire Office 365 deployment efficiently.
Table of Contents (16 chapters)
Chapter 14: Appendix – Office 365 Subscriptions and Licenses

Chapter 11: Understanding the Microsoft 365 Security & Compliance Center

This chapter focuses on the many different features and functions of the Microsoft 365 Security & Compliance Center as it relates to Office 365 apps and services. From audit log activities and working with Secure Score to configuring advanced threat protection features, we'll cover the essentials that every admin should know.

This chapter includes the following recipes:

  • Viewing a report on all users who have accessed a specific SharePoint file
  • Using Content Search to find content containing certain keywords
  • Creating a retention policy based on the discovery of certain keywords
  • Accessing the standard Microsoft BAA
  • Accessing and reviewing an organization's secure score
  • Complying with Secure Score security configuration recommendations
  • Assigning permissions for non-IT users to the Security & Compliance admin center
  • Using Communication Compliance to identify...