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Microsoft will continue to develop its learning programs to help you and your career stay engaged in today’s demanding IT environments. At the Ignite event in September 2018, Microsoft announced a new role-based certification to help you and your career stay in line with today’s business requirements. They develop a learning program to better provide the skills you need, to prove your expertise to employers and your peers, and to get the recognition and opportunities you deserve. Check the following document for a complete overview of the new Microsoft Certification Program published September 24, 2018.

After passing Microsoft Azure Solutions Specialists exam as well Azure Developer Associate exam, Microsoft Azure Administrator certificate and Microsoft Azure Basics test. I decided to sit down Microsoft 365 Certified: Enterprise Administrator Expert test.

To get Microsoft 365 Certified: Enterprise Administrator Expert title, you must pass two exams, MS-100: Microsoft 365 Identity and Services and MS-101: Microsoft 365 Mobility and Security, as well as one the following five certificates of advance:

If you are interested in preparing for the MS-100 exam, check out my previous article here.

I am now so happy and grateful that I passed MS-101: Microsoft 365 Mobility and Security. I thought I would share my experience with this post to help you prepare and deal with it MS-101 exam successfully.

In this exam I toured 52 questions together with 2 case studies, and the total duration of the experiment is 180 minutes. The questions correspond pretty much to the skills measured below.

Candidates for this exam are Microsoft 365 Enterprise administrators who are involved in evaluating, designing, migrating, deploying, and managing Microsoft 365 services. They perform Microsoft 365 tenant management roles for the company, including its identity, security, compliance, and supporting technologies.

This exam is intended for candidates who have work knowledge of Microsoft 365 workloads and should have been an administrator for at least one Microsoft 365 workload (Exchange, SharePoint, Skype for Business, Windows as a Service). Candidates also have a working knowledge of networking, server management, and IT fundamentals such as DNS, Active Directory, and PowerShell.

This test measures your ability to complete the technical topics listed below based on the latest update from Microsoft:

Implement modern hardware services (30-35%)

  • Enable Mobile Device Management (MDM)
  • Manage device compliance
  • Design devices and applications
  • Plan your Windows 10 deployment

Enable Microsoft 365 Security and Threat Management (30-35%)

  • Enable Cloud App Security (CAS)
  • Implement threat management
  • Enable Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection (ATP)
  • Manage security reports and alerts

Manage Microsoft 365 management and compliance (35-40%)

  • Configure Data Loss Prevention (DLP)
  • Enable Azure Information Protection (AIP)
  • Manage data management
  • Manage inspection
  • Manage eDiscovery

Practice, Practice, and Read … I can’t stress enough that hands-on experience and an understanding of all security concepts, including Windows Defender, Cloud App Security, and Exchange Security, will help you pass this exam.

Microsoft released Test Guide MS-101 Microsoft 365 Mobility and Security book you can invest order here. This book will help you demonstrate your skills and knowledge in real life to manage Microsoft 365 mobility, security, and related management tasks. Designed for experienced IT professionals, Exam Ref focuses on the critical thinking and decision-making needed for success at the Microsoft Certified Expert level.

You can take the following free Microsoft Azure Security course to prepare for this exam:

You can also Watch the Exam Prep session that was introduced at Ignite last year to help you learn more about the recently announced Microsoft 365 Mobility and Security MS-101 exam, which is part of the new Microsoft 365 Enterprise Administrator certification. You will learn how to approach study in the role of this new job and succeed in your exam companies.

you can also buy MS-101: Microsoft 365 Mobility and Security Microsoft’s official practice test from mindhub and start training. This practice test contains 150 questions and clear explanations. MeasureUp MS-101: The Microsoft 365 Mobility and Security Practice Test is designed to help you prepare for and pass the Microsoft MS-101 Test. This exam is for administrators who want to validate their skills. Qualified candidates should be able to design and implement state-of-the-art hardware services and implement Microsoft 365 security and threat management. They should also have experience in Microsoft 365 management and compliance management.

Last but not least, if you want an instructor-led training lesson, you’ll find a class Microsoft learning partners here.

If you are going to take this exam … I wish you all the best and good study !!!

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If you have any questions or feedback, please leave a comment.

-Charbel Nemnom-


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