Microsoft Endpoint Manager fundamentals

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Microsoft Endpoint Manager

This learning path will help you understand how to manage and protect your organization's data, devices, and apps. The first module explains the products and services that encompass Microsoft Endpoint Manager, as well as the value that each provides. You'll learn about the Endpoint Manager environment and the supported platforms, such iOS, Windows, and Android. As part of managing devices, you'll understand security rules, compliance policies, and access rights. For app management, you learn how apps can be assigned, managed, and protected. You'll also learn about configuring apps, protecting app data, managing app policy assignments, and implementing app security rules.

There are several benefits of using Microsoft Endpoint Manager for your organization. These benefits are explained, including how Microsoft Endpoint Manager increases security and productivity, provides flexibility, and maximizes your investment.

By completing this learning path, you'll:

  • Learn what endpoints are and what Microsoft Endpoint Manager can do for you and your organization.
  • Learn about the different products, services, and capabilities that encompass Microsoft Endpoint Manager.
  • Understand endpoint management considerations involving the endpoint environment and available platforms.
  • Learn about managing and protecting your organization's devices, apps and data.
  • Understand the how your organization's devices can be provisioned.
  • Learn about configuring and managing device security.
  • Learn about the different types of enrollment methods available using Microsoft Endpoint Manager.
  • Understand the device and app management lifecycles.
  • Understand how your organization's apps can be configured and protected.
  • Understand how trusted users can access organizational resources on trusted devices using trusted apps.
  • Learn how to analyze and resolve endpoint compliance issues.
  • Understand the benefits of using Microsoft Endpoint Manager.

Prerequisites

  • Familiarity with basic device concepts
  • Familiarity with security and cloud concepts

Modules in this learning path

Microsoft Endpoint Manager is your strategic infrastructure for managing and protecting your organization's devices, apps, and data. In addition, Microsoft Endpoint Manager helps to ensure your end users have the best experience for productivity. This module helps explain endpoints that you need to protect, as well as the products and services that encompass Microsoft Endpoint Manager.

In this module, you'll learn about protecting devices, apps, and data. Additionally, you understand the endpoint environment and the supported platforms available with Microsoft Endpoint Manager.

As part of device management, Endpoint Manager helps you protect device data, manage policy assignments, ensure proper device access, implement device security rules, and resolve device compliance issues.

As part of application management, Microsoft Endpoint Manager helps you configure apps, protect app data, manage app policy assignments, and implement app security rules.

Microsoft Endpoint Manager uses groups to assign policies, such as Conditional Access policies and endpoint security policies. Conditional Access makes sure that only trusted users can access organizational resources on trusted devices using trusted apps.

Microsoft Endpoint Manager provides a number of methods to analyze, troubleshoot, and resolve compliance issues. In this module, you will learn about such things as tenant status, health dashboards, troubleshooting portals, reports, and more.

Learn about Microsoft Endpoint Manager benefits, including how it increases security and productivity, provides flexibility, and maximizes your investment.