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Skype for Business: Infrastructure Implementation and Conferencing


This course focuses on how to plan and deploy conferencing in Skype for Business 2015 Server

Enrollment is Closed

About this course

In this course, you will learn about how to manage and troubleshoot a Skype for Business Server deployment.

You will learn how to plan and deploy conferencing in Skype for Business 2015 Server. Conferencing is one of the key reasons why many organizations deploy Skype for Business. Conferencing includes Web conferencing, dial-in conferencing and planning for large conferences. Finally, you will also learn how to provide external access to your Skype for Business Server deployment for employees and users from other organizations.

This is the second in a series of three courses that will prepare you for 70-334 “Core Solutions of Microsoft Skype for Business 2015” exam.

What you'll learn

  • Manage and troubleshoot a Skype for Business Server deployment
  • Plan and deploy Skype for Business Server Web conferences and large conferences
  • Plan and deploy dial-in conferencing
  • Plan and deploy Skype Room Systems
  • Plan and deploy external access to the Skype for Business Server deployment

Meet the instructors

Alan Maddison

Alan Maddison

Solutions Architect, Office 365 Center of Excellence Microsoft

Alan is currently a Solutions Architect in the Office 365 Center of Excellence. As an 18 year IT professional with 11 years in Consulting he has represented Microsoft, Dell, HP, VMware, EMC and Fujitsu. He joined Microsoft in November 2010 specializing in Unified Communications. Alan has written numerous articles for publications such as Microsoft Architecture Journal, TechNet Magazine, Redmond Magazine, and VirtualizationReview.com. In addition Alan has presented at Microsoft conferences around the world. He is also a Lync 2010/2013 Microsoft Certified Master.

Doug Lawty

Doug Lawty

Solutions Architect in the Office 365 Center of Excellence Microsoft

Doug has been at Microsoft over 16 years and is currently a Solutions Architect in the Office 365 Center of Excellence. He has been helping customers and partners deploy Microsoft unified communications solutions for 10 years. Doug is a Microsoft Certified Master (MCM) and instructor for the voice track of the MCM program. He has also presented at Microsoft conferences and events around the world.

Clifton Leonard

Clifton Leonard

Content Developer and Subject Matter Expert Microsoft

Clifton Leonard is a content developer and Subject Matter Expert with more than 25 years of experience in the IT industry as an engineer, architect, consultant, trainer, and author. Clifton has extensive experience consulting on Active Directory, Microsoft Exchange Server, Skype for Business Server, identity management, and Office 365. His clients include large energy corporations, K–12 schools, universities, technology manufacturers, financial institutions, the United States Air Force, and the United States Department of Defense. Clifton has also been writing courseware and exam development for Microsoft Learning, specializing in Windows Desktop, Windows Server, Microsoft Exchange Server, Skype for Business Server, Microsoft SharePoint Server, Hyper-V, identity management, and Office 365.

Stan Reimer

Stan Reimer

President S. R. Technical Services Inc.

Stan Reimer is president of S. R. Technical Services Inc., and he works as a consultant, trainer, and author. Stan has extensive experience consulting on Microsoft Exchange Server, Active Directory and Office 365 deployments for some of the largest companies in Canada. Stan is the lead author for two Active Directory books for Microsoft Press. For the last twelve years, Stan has been writing courseware for Microsoft Learning, specializing in Active Directory, Exchange Server, Skype for Business Server and Office 365 courses. Stan has been a Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT) for 17 years.

  1. Course Number

    CLD231x
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  3. Classes End

  4. Estimated Effort

    Total 12 to 20 hours