MS-101 Prepare for device management in Microsoft 365

Security Engineer
Solution Architect
Technology Manager
Microsoft 365
Office 365

This learning path examines how to prepare for device management in Microsoft 365, including planning your co-management strategy for Windows devices, transitioning from Configuration Manager to Intune, and planning for Mobile Application Management.


  • Students should have completed a role-based administrator collection such as Messaging, Teamwork, Security and Compliance, or Collaboration.
  • Students should have a proficient understanding of DNS and basic functional experience with Microsoft 365 services.
  • Students must have a proficient understanding of general IT practices.

Modules in this learning path

This module explores the device management features of Microsoft Endpoint Manager, including Microsoft Intune, Configuration Manager, device co-management, and configuration profiles for devices using Intune.

This module examines the steps involved in preparing your existing environment for Co-management, from reviewing Co-management prerequisites to configuring Configuration Manager for Co-management to enrolling Windows 10 devices to Intune.

This module examines how to plan for mobile application management using Microsoft Intune, with a focus on adding apps to Intune, using app protection policies and app configuration policies, and troubleshooting app protection policy deployment.