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MS-700 Managing Microsoft Teams Exam Guide - Second Edition

By : Nate Chamberlain, Peter Rising
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MS-700 Managing Microsoft Teams Exam Guide - Second Edition

By: Nate Chamberlain, Peter Rising

Overview of this book

Exam MS-700: Managing Microsoft Teams tests your knowledge and competence in the deployment, management, and monitoring of Microsoft Teams features within the Microsoft 365 platform. This book will teach you how to effectively plan and implement the required services using both the Teams admin centre within Microsoft 365 and Windows PowerShell. Throughout the chapters, you'll learn about all the policies relating to messaging, teams, meetings, and more; get to grips with the settings; and explore configuration options that a Teams administrator would encounter in their day-to-day responsibilities. You'll also discover best practices for rolling out and managing Teams services for users within your Microsoft 365 tenant as you explore each objective in detail. By the end of this Microsoft Teams book, you'll have covered everything you need to pass the MS-700 certification exam and have a handy, on-the-job desktop reference guide.
Table of Contents (24 chapters)
Section 1: Plan and Configure a Microsoft Teams Environment
Section 2: Manage Chat, Teams, Channels, and Apps in Microsoft Teams
Section 3: Manage Calling and Meetings in Microsoft Teams
Section 4: Mock Exam and Assessments
Chapter 17: Mock Exam Answers

Choosing an appropriate coexistence mode

With the retirement of Skype for Business Online in 2021, MS-700 exam objectives have shifted substantially to minimize Skype-to-Teams upgrade content to choosing an appropriate coexistence mode. This is because coexistence only applies to Skype for Business on-premises environments now. Being familiar with the various coexistence modes will prepare you adequately for this topic on the exam.

We'll start out by exploring upgrade paths from Skype for Business on-premises to Microsoft Teams.

Choosing your upgrade path

The steps for completing your migration to Microsoft Teams require not only setting up coexistence but first establishing hybrid connectivity with your Microsoft 365 environment. This is required because Skype for Business on-premises users must be moved to the cloud in order to function correctly during the subsequent coexistence mode setup.

Understanding hybrid connectivity

In order to configure hybrid connectivity...