MS-700 Prepare the environment for a Microsoft Teams deployment

Microsoft 365
Microsoft Teams

Learn about the environment for a Teams deployment, including configuring access for external users, implementing security and compliance for Teams, and network requirements.


  • A proficient understanding of basic functional experience with Microsoft 365 services.
  • A proficient understanding of general IT practices, including using PowerShell.

Modules in this learning path

Learn about the options to work with external users in Teams and the access controls from different places, including Microsoft Entra ID, Microsoft 365, Teams, and SharePoint admin centers.

Learn about different security capabilities for Microsoft Teams, including Conditional Access, multifactor authentication, Safe Attachments, Safe Links, and Defender for Cloud Apps.

Learn about different compliance capabilities for Microsoft Teams, including sensitivity labels, retention policies, DLP policies, communication compliance, and information barrier policy.

Learn about the network requirements for Microsoft Teams and associated settings, including Network Planner, Quality of Service (QoS), configuration for location-enhanced reports, and Microsoft 365 network connectivity test tool.