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Office 365 for IT Pros
Intensely practical and offering the most up-to-date coverage of its topics, Office 365 for IT Pros is essential reading if you want to maximize your use of Microsoft's Office 365 cloud service.
Written by a team of highly experienced Microsoft Most Valuable Professionals (MVPs), Office 365 for IT Pros is a practical, hands-on reference, based on experience gained by working in real-life projects with a range of customers since the introduction of Office 365 in June 2011.
The Massive Scale of Office 365
Companies are migrating to Office 365 at increasing speed. Over 155 million active users and 1.2 million tenants now use Office 365. Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella calls Exchange Online "the gateway drug to the cloud" because it is usually the first workload to move from on-premises servers into the cloud. But as you'll learn in Office 365 for IT Pros, once email is in the cloud, there are plenty of new and exciting advantages to be gained from the wide breadth of functionality that exists elsewhere inside Office 365.
Office 365 for IT Pros covers essential business productivity features such as Microsoft Teams, Office 365 Groups, Planner, Flow, Delve, MyAnalytics, Exchange Online, SharePoint Online, and OneDrive for Business. You'll learn about Office 365 data governance, compliance, and eDiscovery, and how to exploit the Office 365 audit log to understand what's really happening inside a tenant. A chapter on Azure Information Protection teaches you how to use Office 365 to protect sensitive messages and documents with rights management and encryption.
Throughout its 500,000 words, Office 365 for IT Pros includes in-depth instructions (including over 1,000 examples of using PowerShell) for provisioning, exploiting, and administering the many different services and features that exist within Office 365. The chapters in Office 365 for IT Pros are:
1.Introduction to Office 365.
2.Making the cloud decision.
3.Identities and Authentication.
4.Managing Office 365
7.Managed Shared Mailboxes and Distribution Lists.
8.SharePoint Online and OneDrive for Business.
10.Office 365 Clients.
11.Office 365 Groups.
12.Managing Office 365 Groups.
14.Managing Groups and Teams with PowerShell.
16.Teams Meetings and Cloud Voice.
17.Mail flow and Online Protection.
18.Mobile Devices, EMS, and Intune.
19.Office 365 Data Governance.
20.Content Searches and eDiscovery.
21.Reporting and Auditing.
22.Data Loss Prevention (DLP).
23.Automating Office 365 with Flow.
24.Protecting Office 365 content.
It might take you 30 hours (or more) to read everything that’s in Office 365 for IT Pros, but those hours will save you so much time in deploying and managing Office 365 that the effort will be well worthwhile!