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 Endpoint Protection, manage compliance, and create management queries and reports.
Although this course and the associated labs are written for Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Manager and Windows 11, the skills taught will also be backwards compatible with previous editions of System Center Configuration Manager and Windows 10.
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.
Module 1: Managing computers and mobile devices in the enterprise
Module 2: Analyzing data using queries, reports, and CMPivot
Module 3: Preparing the Configuration Manager management infrastructure
Module 4: Deploying and managing the Configuration Manager client
Module 5: Managing inventory for PCs and applications
Module 6: Distributing and managing content used for deployments
Module 7: Deploying and managing applications
Module 8: Maintaining software updates for managed PCs
Module 9: Implementing Defender Protection for managed PCs
Module 10: Managing compliance and secure data access
Module 11: Managing operating system deployment
Module 12: Managing and maintaining a Configuration Manager site
Module 13: What’s new in Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Manager