Administering System Center Configuration Manager (20703-1)

 

Course Overview

This five-day course describes how to use Configuration Manager and its associated site systems to efficiently manage network resources. In this five-day course, you will learn day-to-day management tasks, including how to manage applications, client health, hardware and software inventory, operating system deployment, and software updates by using Configuration Manager. You also will learn how to optimize System Center Endpoint Protection, manage compliance, and create management queries and reports. Additionally, this course, in conjunction with Microsoft Official Course 20703-2A, helps certification candidates prepare for Exam 70-703: Administering System Center Configuration Manager and Cloud Services Integration.

Who should attend

This course is for experienced information technology (IT) professionals, typically described as Enterprise Desktop Administrators (EDAs). These EDAs deploy, manage, and maintain PCs, devices, and applications across medium, large, and enterprise organizations. A significant portion of this audience uses, or intends to use, the latest release of Configuration Manager to manage and deploy PCs, devices, and applications.

This course also is for individuals who are interested in taking Exam 70-703: Administering System Center Configuration Manager and Cloud Services Integration. Courses 20703-1A and 20703-2A, or equivalent knowledge and skills, are necessary to prepare for this exam.

Course Objectives

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Describe the features Configuration Manager and Intune include, and explain how you can use these features to manage PCs and mobile devices in an enterprise environment.
  • Analyze data by using queries and reports.
  • Prepare a management infrastructure, including configuring boundaries, boundary groups, and resource discovery, and integrating mobile-device management with Microsoft Exchange Server.
  • Deploy and manage the Configuration Manager client.
  • Configure, manage, and monitor hardware and software inventory, and use Asset Intelligence and software metering.
  • Identify and configure the most appropriate method to distribute and manage content used for deployments.
  • Distribute, deploy, and monitor applications for managed users and systems.
  • Maintain software updates for PCs that Configuration Manager manages.
  • Implement Endpoint Protection for managed PCs.
  • Manage configuration items, baselines, and profiles to assess and configure compliance settings and data access for users and devices.
  • Configure an operating-system deployment strategy by using Configuration Manager.
  • Manage and maintain a Configuration Manager site.

Course Content

  • Managing computers and mobile devices in the enterprise
  • Analyzing data using queries and reports
  • Preparing the management infrastructure to support PCs and mobile devices
  • Deploying and managing clients
  • Managing inventory for PCs and applications
  • Distributing and managing content used for deployments
  • Deploying and managing applications
  • Maintaining software updates for managed PCs
  • Implementing Endpoint Protection for managed PCs
  • Managing compliance and secure data access
  • Managing operating system deployment
  • Managing and maintaining a Configuration Manager site
Online Training

Duration 5 days

Price (excl. VAT)
  • 2,490.- €
  • SA Voucher: 5
    hardcoded default SA

Courseware language: English

Classroom Training

Duration 5 days

Price (excl. VAT)
  • Sweden: 2,490.- €
  • SA Voucher: 5
    hardcoded default SA

Courseware language: English

Schedule

This class will become guaranteed to run with one more student registration.
Instructor-led Online Training:   This computer icon in the schedule indicates that this date/time will be conducted as Instructor-Led Online Training.
This is a FLEX course, which is delivered both virtually and in the classroom. Please note, local pricing is applicable.
English
1 hour difference
26/10/2020 ― 30/10/2020 Online Training Time zone: Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
02/11/2020 ― 06/11/2020 Online Training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
09/11/2020 ― 13/11/2020 Online Training Time zone: Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
23/11/2020 ― 27/11/2020 Online Training Time zone: Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
30/11/2020 ― 04/12/2020 Online Training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
07/12/2020 ― 11/12/2020 Online Training Time zone: Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
14/12/2020 ― 18/12/2020 Online Training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
14/12/2020 ― 18/12/2020 Online Training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
2 hours difference
31/01/2021 ― 04/02/2021 Online Training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: UTC+3
15/08/2021 ― 19/08/2021 Online Training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: UTC+4
3 hours difference
31/01/2021 ― 04/02/2021 Online Training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: UTC+4
7 hours difference
30/11/2020 ― 04/12/2020 Online Training Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
This class will become guaranteed to run with one more student registration.
This is a FLEX course, which is delivered both virtually and in the classroom. Please note, local pricing is applicable.
Sweden

Currently there are no local training dates scheduled.  For enquiries please write to info@flane.se.

FLEX & Online Training

Please see below our alternative, English language, FLEX course options.

02/11/2020 ― 06/11/2020 London (Int Hse) This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
30/11/2020 ― 04/12/2020 London (Int Hse) This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
14/12/2020 ― 18/12/2020 Birmingham This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
14/12/2020 ― 18/12/2020 Manchester This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
04/01/2021 ― 08/01/2021 London (Int Hse) This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
01/02/2021 ― 05/02/2021 London (Int Hse) This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
01/02/2021 ― 05/02/2021 Manchester This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
15/02/2021 ― 19/02/2021 Birmingham This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
01/03/2021 ― 05/03/2021 London (Int Hse) This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)