Providing Technology Training and Mentoring For Modern Technology Adoption
This two-day instructor-led course is intended for IT professionals who are interested in expanding their knowledge about managing their Microsoft Licenses (Assets) in a more efficient way while ensuring their compliance. The course is designed to help students shape their IT processes to enable efficient and secure usage and deployment of Microsoft Software in compliance with Microsoft Licensing Terms and Conditions. Students gather a profound understanding of Microsoft Licensing Rights, learn how to train their employees and IT personnel to adhere to the relevant Terms and Conditions and generate awareness of compliance issues throughout their IT infrastructure. Additionally, the course introduces core Microsoft technologies which can support your Software Asset Management (MAP Toolkit). This course helps System Administrators, System Architects and IT Managers decide on how to effectively license their complex IT infrastructures, how to properly deploy Microsoft software and to keep on top of their licensing situation at all times.
After completing this course, students will be able to:
This course is intended for IT administrators, IT managers and IT responsibles with either basic or more proficient knowledge of Microsoft Software Licensing who are responsible directly or indirectly for deployment of Software on either clients or complex server infrastructures including virtualized environments.
This module introduces main Microsoft Licensing metrics, teaches students where to find the relevant terms and conditions and how to license their client environment with the help of example scenarios.
Lab : License Metrics for Microsoft Client Software
Lab : Keeping Microsoft Client Licensing in balance
After completing this module, students will be able to:
This module introduces main Microsoft Licensing metrics, teaches students where to find the relevant terms and conditions and how to license their server infrastructure with the help of example scenarios.
Lab : Licensing Metrics for Microsoft Server Software
This module explains how to manage Microsoft Software Assets with the help of the Microsoft tool MAP (Microsoft Assessment and Planning)Toolkit to create transparency within your IT infrastructure. It furthermore explains participants how to interpret information from the technical data about installations found on their clients and how to ensure a complete and comprehensive set of inventory data.
Lab : Necessary data for Software Asset Management
Lab : Data gathering and interpretation
This module explains how to manage Microsoft Software Assets properly. Students learn how to combine information from the technical installations with the license entitlements and their management in the VLSC (Volume Licensing Service Center) of Microsoft. Additionally, this module teaches pupils how to shape and streamline their IT processes to support their Software Asset Management goals.
Lab : Software Asset Management Data from VLSC
Lab : Process structures