MS-700: Managing Microsoft Teams

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  • intermediate
  • m365
  • office
  • office-teams
  • Candidates for this exam are Microsoft Teams Administrators for their organization. The Microsoft Teams Administrator configures, deploys, and manages Office 365 workloads for Microsoft Teams that focus on efficient and effective collaboration and communication in an enterprise environment.The Teams Administrator must be able to plan, deploy, and manage Teams chat, apps, channels, meetings, audio conferencing, live events, and calling. The Teams Administrator is also responsible for upgrading from Skype for Business to Teams.The Teams Administrator collaborates with Telephony engineers to integrate advanced voice features into Microsoft Teams. This role is not responsible for configuring direct routing, configuring call routing, or integrating telephony. The Teams Administrator may work with other workload administrator roles, including security and compliance, messaging, networking, identity, and devices.Candidates for this exam should be proficient at managing Teams settings by using PowerShell. The Teams Administrator has a fundamental understanding of integration points with apps and services, including but not limited to SharePoint, OneDrive for Business, Exchange, Azure AD, and Office 365 Groups. The Teams Administrator understands how to integrate external apps and services.

Learning paths

2 hr 17 min
Manage team collaboration with Microsoft Teams introduces you to the features and capabilities of Microsoft Teams, the central hub for team collaboration in Microsoft 365. You’ll learn how you can use Teams to facilitate teamwork and communication within your organization, both on and off premises, on a wide range of devices—from desktops to tablets to phones—while taking advantage of all the rich functionality of Office 365 applications. You’ll gain an understanding of how Teams provides a comprehensive and flexible environment for collaboration across applications and devices.

Modules in this learning path

  • Prepare for a Teams deployment with Microsoft 365
    9 Units
    29 min

    Review the Microsoft Teams user experience and learn about requirements and important considerations for deploying Teams as part of a Microsoft 365 installation. You’ll also learn about governance policies, such as expiration, retention, and archiving.

  • Deploy Microsoft Teams clients
    5 Units
    19 min

    Learn about the various Microsoft Teams clients, including desktop, web, and mobile clients. Discover how to deploy each type of client and how the update process works.

  • Manage Microsoft Teams
    9 Units
    29 min

    Microsoft Teams gives administrators and IT professionals the tools they need to effectively manage team communication, collaboration, and compliance while taking advantage of the rich apps and features offered by Microsoft 365. Learn how to create teams and manage their members by determining roles, access, and messaging policies for both internal and external users.

  • Manage apps, bots, and connectors in Microsoft Teams
    6 Units
    23 min

    Discover how apps, bots, and connectors increase the power of Microsoft Teams. Learn how to manage them as you plan your organization’s Teams rollout.

  • Manage meetings, conferences, and events with Microsoft Teams
    9 Units
    37 min

    Learn how to plan and manage Microsoft Teams meetings and conferences. Discover how audio conferencing and live events work in Teams.

2 hr 40 min
Upgrade to Microsoft Teams explains how to upgrade from Skype for Business Online and Skype for Business on-premises to Microsoft Teams. You’ll learn how to plan your upgrade, how Skype for Business and Teams coexist and interoperate during the upgrade, and how to plan and configure a hybrid environment to move all users to the cloud when upgrading from Skype for Business on-premises.

Modules in this learning path

  • Getting started with your Teams upgrade
    6 Units
    20 min

    Discover the upgrade process from Skype for Business to Microsoft Teams. Learn how Skype for Business and Microsoft Teams coexist during the upgrade process and what hybrid connectivity is.

  • Plan your Teams upgrade
    9 Units
    45 min

    Discover how to prepare your organization to upgrade from Skype for Business to Microsoft Teams. Learn how to assess your environment, prepare your environment and organization, and how to conduct a user pilot.

  • Understand coexistence and interoperability
    6 Units
    35 min

    Discover how coexistence works when upgrading from Skype for Business to Microsoft Teams. Learn what the coexistence modes are, how interoperability works, and how to manage coexistence.

  • Upgrade to Teams from Skype for Business
    4 Units
    25 min

    Learn about the upgrade process from Skype for Business to Microsoft Teams and how to upgrade to Teams from both Skype for Business Online and Skype for Business on-premises.

  • Understand hybrid connectivity
    9 Units
    35 min

    Learn how to facilitate moving an on-premises Skype environment to the cloud by setting up hybrid connectivity. Discover how to configure connectivity, move users between on-premises and cloud, and disable hybrid connectivity once you’ve completed the migration.