Flex On-Demand MD-101 Managing Modern Desktops


Duration: 3 days

During this five-day boot camp students learn planning a Windows 10 deployment, Windows 10 installation options, windows update as a Service, user and device profiles, device enrollment with Intune and Azure Managing applications, Azure AD Identity management, implementing compliance and device authentication and implementing Windows 10 Security.

It is recommended that students have previous knowledge or experience with M365 workloads, strong skills and experience of deploying, configuring, and maintaining Windows 10 and non-Windows devices. Also, it is recommended that student complete MD-100: Windows 10 prior to taking this boot camp.

Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Plan, develop, and implement an operating system deployment, upgrade, and update strategy
  • Understand the benefits and methods of co-management strategies
  • Plan and implement device enrollment and configuration
  • Manage and deploy applications and plan a mobile application management strategy
  • Manage users and authentication using Azure AD and Active Directory DS
  • Describe and implement methods used to protect devices and data


Module 1: Planning a Windows 10 Deployment

  • Overview of the Desktop Lifecycle
  • Deployment and Assessment Tools


Module 2: Windows 10 Installation Options

  • Deploying and Upgrading to Windows 10
  • Migrating to Windows 10
  • Post Deployment and Activation


Module 3: Windows Update as a Service

  • Windows 10 Updates
  • Updates for Business


Module 4: User and Device Profiles

  • Device Profiles
  • User Profiles


Module 5: Device Enrollment with Intune and Azure

  • Device Management and Enrollment
  • Intune Device Enrollment and inventory


Module 6: Managing Applications

  • Mobile Application Management (MAM)
  • Deploying Apps
  • App Inventory and Administration


Module 7: Azure AD Identity Management

  • Overview of Azure AD
  • Managing Azure AD Identities
  • Identity Protection in Azure AD


Module 8: Implementing Compliance and Device Authentication

  • Device Authentication
  • Accessing Resources and Access Services
  • Intune Device Compliance Policies and Conditional Access