This instructor-led course teaches IT professionals how to plan, design, deploy,
configure, and administer a Microsoft Lync Server 2013 solution.
The course emphasizes Lync Server 2013 Enterprise Unified Communications features with
particular emphasis on coexisting with and migrating from legacy communication services.
The labs in this course create a solution that includes IM and Presence, Conferencing, and Persistent Chat.
This course helps the student prepare for Exam 70-336 and Exam 70-337.
After completing this course, students will be able to:
• Describe the overall server and client Lync Server 2013 architecture.
• Design a Site Topology.
• Plan the Server Infrastructure.
• Configure Role-Based Access Control.
• Deploy and manage clients.
• Describe conferencing in Lync Server 2013.
• Design Edge services.
• Describe the features and concepts for Persistent Chat in Lync Server 2013.
• Describe the Archiving service.
• Describe the Monitoring service.
• Describe high availability in Lync Server 2013.
• Plan for load balancing in Lync Server 2013.
• Describe the high availability options in Lync Server 2013.
• Describe the migration process.
This course is intended for IT consultants and telecommunications consulting professionals
who design, plan, deploy, and maintain solutions for unified communications (UC).
Candidates should be able to translate business requirements into technical architecture and design for a UC solution.
Module 1: Architecture and design approach for Microsoft Lync Server 2013
Overview of Lync Server 2013 Architecture
Overview of Lync Server 2013 Core Capabilities
Introduction to the Lync Server 2013 Design Process
Assessing Infrastructure Requirements and Updating the Design
Planning for all Microsoft Solutions Framework Phases
Module 2: Designing a Lync Server 2013 Topology
Planning Infrastructure Requirements for Lync Server 2013
Using the Lync Server 2013 Planning Tool
Using Topology Builder
Planning the Server Infrastructure
Designing Documentation Using Microsoft Office
Module 3: Configuring Users and Rights in Microsoft Lync Server 2013
Managing Lync Server 2013
Introduction to Role Based Access Control
Module 4: Client and Device Deployment and Management
Preparing for Client Deployment
Deploying and Managing Lync 2013 Clients
Preparing for Device Deployment
Deploying and Managing IP Phones
Module 5: Conferencing in Lync Server 2013
Introduction to Conferencing in Lync Server 2013
Designing for Audio\Video and Web Conferencing
Dial-In Conferencing in Lync Server 2013
Managing and Administering Conferencing
Module 6: Designing and Deploying External Access
Conferencing and External Capabilities of Lync Server 2013
Planning for IM and Presence Federation
Designing Edge Services
Module 7: Deploying Microsoft Lync Server 2013 Persistent Chat
Overview Lync Server 2013 Persistent Chat architecture
Design Lync Server 2013 Persistent Chat
Deploy and Configure Lync Server 2013 Persistent Chat