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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

Evaluating when to use Calling Plan versus Direct Routing

There are a few configurations available for your PSTN connectivity solution. PSTN allows your users to make calls outside your company to any number in the world.

The easiest telephony solution to implement with Microsoft Teams is Teams Phone with Calling Plan. This is a cloud-based solution in which Microsoft is your PSTN carrier and provides Private Branch Exchange (PBX) capabilities as well so that your users can make calls within the organization, as well as globally. Microsoft 365 Business Voice includes Calling Plan and is available as a separate add-on subscription. It is also included in Microsoft 365 E5 subscriptions.

As for your complete solution, all organizations will require Phone System (included in Business Voice). For connectivity to PSTN for global calling, you can choose Microsoft for the carrier, or connect your existing carrier with Direct Routing.

Microsoft supports different configurations that...