Course Description

Don't miss the chance of joining a LIVE Online Academy with Johan Arwidmark, Microsoft MVP in Enterprise Mobility. In this training you learn to setup and administer a Microsoft Intune tenant for management of Windows 10 devices. As with all our academy courses, the info presented is up to date, and gathered from real-world implementations of Microsoft Intune. 

Note:  If you have an All Access Pass subscription already,  this course has been added to your account.

This program is running for six weeks, and includes: 

  • Weekly live webinars (with recordings and Q & A).
  • Weekly online gatherings for additional Q & A time.
  • Weekly assignments to guide your progress.
  • A community of individuals with the same goals.
  • A private Facebook group with other participants for sharing reflections, progress, etc. 
  • The chance to ask Johan Arwidmark questions directly.

Course Schedule

Date and Time for Live Webinars

Below are the current dates for the weekly Live Webinars:

  • Module 1: Monday, Aug 16, 2pm - 4pm, Central Time (US and Canada)
  • Module 2: Monday, Aug 23, 2pm - 4pm, Central Time (US and Canada)
  • Module 3: Monday, Aug 30, 2pm - 4pm, Central Time (US and Canada)
  • Labor Day (Monday, Sep 6 - No Training)
  • Module 4: Monday, Sep 13, 2pm - 4pm, Central Time (US and Canada)
  • Module 5: Monday, Sep 20, 2pm - 4pm, Central Time (US and Canada)
  • Module 6: Monday, Sep 27, 2pm - 4pm, Central Time (US and Canada)

Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction to Microsoft Intune

  • Primer for Windows 10 management using Microsoft Intune
  • Integration with ConfigMgr (Co-Management and Tenant Attach)
  • Setup Azure Active Directory, DNS, and Custom Domains
  • Create Users, Groups, and assigning licenses
  • Enrolling Windows 10 devices to Intune, and creating Device Groups
  • Azure AD vs. Azure Registration vs. Hybrid Join
  • Understanding Azure and Intune security
  • Common workloads #1: Deploying updates, applications, and scripts 
  • Common workloads #2: Configuring Profiles, and Conditional Access

Module 2: Deploying Application and PowerShell Scripts in Intune

  • Understanding the Intune application options
  • Deploying Microsoft Store for Business applications
  • Working with the Company Portal
  • Creating and deploying Win32 applications
  • Using the Microsoft Win32 Content Prep Tool
  • Configuring Delivery Optimization settings for Application Deployments
  • Troubleshooting Application Installs
  • Create and deploy PowerShell scripts for Windows 10 devices
  • Troubleshooting PowerShell Scripts

Module 3: Configuring Windows 10 devices and Delegating Access

  • Introduction to Endpoint Security features in Intune
  • Configuring BitLocker
  • Configuring Antivirus and Firewall policies
  • Working with Device Configuration Profiles, Templates, and the Settings Catalog
  • ADMX-backed policies considerations
  • Managing Local Administrators with Azure AD and Intune
  • Always On VPN deployment for Windows 10
  • Configuring Microsoft Edge 
  • Setting up Role-based administration for access delegation
  • Creating and assigning Custom Roles
  • Integrating with Azure AD Privileged Identity Management

Module 4: Implementing Windows Autopilot

  • Configuring Windows Autopilot prerequisites
  • Bringing Windows 10 devices under management
  • Windows Autopilot deployment scenarios
  • OEM vendor support
  • Understanding Autopilot Deployment Profiles 
  • Configuring Enrollment Status Pages
  • Autopilot Housekeeping and other Operations tasks
  • Automating via Microsoft Graph
  • Integrate Intune and Autopilot with OS Deployment
  • Rapid Hyper-V Provisioning for Autopilot Testing
  • Troubleshooting Windows Autopilot

Module 5: Managing Software Updates and Windows 10 Servicing using Intune 

  • Managing Software Updates for Windows 10 devices
  • Creating windows update policies
  • Configuring User Experience Settings
  • Working with Software Update Compliance
  • Managing Windows 10 Feature Updates
  • Managing SetupConfig.ini and SetupComplete.cmd via Intune
  • Creating Custom Scripts for Windows 10 Servicing
  • Integrate Third-Party Patch Management in Microsoft Intune

Module 6: Troubleshooting Microsoft Intune 

  • Using the Intune Tenant Status Page and Service Health Dashboard
  • Using Reports to Monitor Health and Activity of Windows 10 devices
  • Using Audit Logs to monitor events in Intune
  • Understanding Intune Logging
  • Troubleshooting device enrollment and policies
  • Troubleshoot device actions in Intune
  • Collecting logs from Windows 10 devices
  • Troubleshooting BitLocker Issues using the Intune Encryption Report
  • Using the Intune Troubleshooting Portal


Instructor Bio:

Johan Arwidmark is a consultant, author, speaker and all-around geek specializing in Enterprise Windows Deployment Solutions and Systems Management. Johan speaks at several conferences each year, including MMS and Ignite around the world. He is also actively involved in the community, and he has been awarded Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) since 2005. Johan is known for an energetic and humorous style, tackling complex concepts using simple "Real World" scenarios and lots of live demos. His areas of expertise include: Enterprise Windows Deployment Tools and Management Systems, MDT, WinPE, USMT, WDS, and ConfigMgr.

Johan Arwidmark

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