Course Overview

This three-MOC packaged set aligned to Microsoft 365 Exam: Planning and Configuring a Messaging Platform contains courseware that helps prepare students for Exams MS-200. Passing this exam is required to earn the Microsoft 365 Messaging Administrator certification.

Courses in this packaged set:

  • MS-200T01: Understanding the Modern Messaging Infrastructure
  • MS-200T02: Managing Client Access and Mail Flow
  • MS-200T03: Managing Messaging High Availability and Disaster Recovery
5 days
  • After completing this course, students will be able to:

    • Understand the Modern Messaging Architecture
    • Deploy and Manage a Modern Messaging Architecture
    • Create and Manage Exchange Recipients
    • Manage Email Addresses, Lists, and Resources
    • Plan for Mailbox Databases
    • Create and Manage Mailbox Databases
    • Manage Authentication for Messaging
    • Configure Organizational Settings
    • Configure Organizational Sharing
    • Implement Client Access Services
    • Manage Client Devices
    • Configure Outlook on the Web
    • Troubleshoot Client Access
    • Configure Mobile Device Mailbox Policies
    • Manage Mobile Device Mailbox Policies
    • Configure Message Transport
    • Manage Transport Rules
    • Manage Mail Flow
    • Troubleshoot Mail Flow
    • Troubleshoot Transport Issues
    • Troubleshoot with Logs
    • Plan High Availability for Mailbox Servers
    • Plan High Availability for Client Access Service
    • Plan High Availability for Transport
    • Implement Site Resilience
    • Plan for Disaster Recovery
    • Implement Backup Strategies
    • Restore Mailboxes, Databases, and Servers
    • Plan the Public Folder Hierarchy
    • Implement and Manage Public Folders
    • Troubleshoot Public Folders

    Follow On Courses

    • Implementing a Hybrid and Secure Messaging Platform (MS-201)
  • Managing Modern Messaging Infrastructure

    • Overview of Modern Messaging Architecture
    • Deploying Modern Messaging Infrastructure
    • Managing Modern Messaging Infrastructure
    Managing Recipient Objects and Resources
    • Exchange Recipients
    • Creating and Managing Exchange Recipients
    • Managing Email Addresses, Lists, and Resources
    Mailbox Databases in Exchange Server
    • Mailbox Databases in Exchange Server
    • Planning for Mailbox Databases
    • Creating and Managing Mailbox Databases
    • Troubleshooting Mailbox Databases
    Managing Organizational Settings
    • Managing Authentication for Messaging
    • Configuring Organizational Settings
    • Designing Solutions for External Access
    Lab – Managing Recipient Objects and Infrastructure
    Managing Client Access
    • Implementing Client Access Services
    • Managing Client Devices
    • Configuring Outlook on the Web
    • Troubleshooting Client Access
    Managing Mobile Devices
    • Mobile Device Mailbox Policies
    • Managing Mobile Device Access
    Managing the Transport Pipeline
    • Overview of Transport Services
    • Configuring Message Transport
    • Managing Transport Rules
    Managing and Troubleshooting Mail Flow
    • Managing Mail Flow
    • Troubleshooting Mail Flow
    • Troubleshooting Transport Issues
    • Troubleshooting with Logs
    Lab – Mobile Device Management and Troubleshooting Mail Flow
    High Availability for Exchange Servers
    • Planning High Availability for Mailbox Servers
    • High Availability for Client Access Service
    • High Availability for Transport
    • Implementing Site Resilience
    Managing Disaster Recovery
    • Planning for Disaster Recovery
    • Implementing Backup Strategies
    • Restoring Mailboxes, Databases, and Servers
    Managing Public Folders
    • Planning the Public Folder Hierarchy
    • Implementing and Managing Public Folders
    • Troubleshooting Public Folders
    Lab – Public Folder Management and Disaster Recovery
  • This course is designed for persons who are aspiring to the Microsoft 365 Messaging Administrator role.

  • The Messaging Administrator  deploys, configures, manages, and troubleshoots recipients, permissions, mail protection, mail flow, and public folders in both on-premises and  cloud  enterprise environments. Responsibilities include managing message hygiene, messaging infrastructure, and  hybrid  configuration  and migration. The Messaging Administrator also implements and manages disaster recovery, high  availability, and client access. The Messaging  Administrator collaborates with the Security Administrator and Microsoft 365 Enterprise  Administrator to  implement  a  secure hybrid topology that meets the  business needs  of a modern  organization.​ The Messaging Administrator should have a working knowledge of authentication  types, licensing, and integration with Microsoft 365 applications.