Microsoft Lync/Skype Server is real-time communications server software that provides the infrastructure for enterprise instant messaging and more.

20334: Core Solutions of Microsoft Skype for Business 2015

This course teaches IT professionals how to plan, deploy, configure, and administer a Microsoft Skype for Business 2015 solution. Students will learn how to deploy a multi-site and highly available Skype for Business infrastructure that supports instant messaging, conferencing, persistent chat, archiving, and monitoring. Students will also learn how to manage, maintain, and troubleshoot issues in the infrastructure. This course focuses primarily on the on-premises deployment of Skype for Business, but does include information on how to integrate the on-premises deployment with Skype for Business Online as well as how to migrate from previous versions of Lync Server. This course helps the student prepare for Exam 70-334.

40409: Deploying Voice Workloads for Skype for Business Online and Server 2015

This five-day instructor-led course teaches how to design, plan, and deploy the various voice solutions available with Skype for Business Online and Skype for Business Server 2015. This course will provide you with the knowledge and skills to configure and manage Cloud PBX with PSTN Calling, Cloud PBX with On-Premises PSTN Connectivity, Cloud Connector, and on-premises Enterprise Voice. This course will also provide procedures, guidelines, best practices, and other important considerations that will help you implement, optimize and troubleshoot Skype for Business Online and Skype for Business Server 2015 voice solutions. This course helps students prepare for Microsoft Exam 70-333 “Deploying Enterprise Voice with Skype for Business 2015

Core Solutions of Lync Server 2013 (336)

The 70-336: Core Solutions of Lync Server 2013 online training course teaches IT professionals how to plan, design, deploy, configure, and administer a Microsoft Lync Server 2013 solution. The online training course emphasizes Lync Server 2013 Enterprise Unified Communications features with particular emphasis on coexisting with and migrating from legacy communication services.

This is the first in a sequence of two Lync Server online training courses for IT Professionals that combine with their MCSA: Windows Server 2012 will help them towards attaining their MCSE: Communication certification*. This course aligns to Exam 336: Core Solutions of Microsoft Lync Server 2013.

*This certification retired on March 30, 2016. You must have taken and passed the required exams prior to March 30, 2016, in order to earn this certification.

Exam Number: 70-336

Enterprise Voice & Online Services w/Lync Server 2013 (337)

The 70-337: Enterprise Voice & Online Services w/Lync Server 2013 online training course teaches how to design and configure Enterprise Voice and Online Services in Microsoft Lync Server 2013. This course will provide you with the knowledge and skills to configure and manage a Lync Server 2013 on premises, in the cloud or in a mixed deployment. Read Less

In addition, it will provide the skills needed by IT or telephony consultants to deliver a Lync based enterprise voice solution. This course will teach you how to configure Lync Server 2013, as well as provide guidelines, best practices, and considerations that will help you optimize your Lync server deployment.

This is the second in a sequence of two Lync Server online training courses for IT Professionals that combine with their MCSA: Windows Server 2012 will help them towards attaining their MCSE: Communication certification*. This course aligns to Exam 337: Enterprise Voice & Online Services with Microsoft Lync Server 2013.

*This certification retired on March 30, 2016. You must have taken and passed the required exams prior to March 30, 2016 in order to earn this certification.

Exam Number: 70-337n