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Reference topologies for Skype for Business Server

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/skypeforbusiness/plan-your-deployment/topology-basics/reference-topologies Reference topologies for Skype for Business Server, including diagrams and decisions to make for large, medium, and small organizations.
Published Date : Saturday, January 19, 2019

Plan for clients and devices

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/skypeforbusiness/plan-your-deployment/clients-and-devices/clients-and-devices Summary: Review of the supported clients and apps for Skype for Business.
Published Date : Saturday, January 19, 2019

Deploy clients for Skype for Business Server

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/skypeforbusiness/deploy/deploy-clients/deploy-clients Summary: Overview of enterprise client installation methods for Skype for Business.
Published Date : Saturday, January 19, 2019

Step 1 - Device and App Readiness

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-365/enterprise/step-1-device-and-app-readiness Learn how to assess device and app readiness in the environment.
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Step 2 - Directory and Network Readiness

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-365/enterprise/step-2-directory-and-network-readiness Learn how to assess directory and network readiness in the environment.
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Step 7 - Windows and Office as a Service

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-365/enterprise/step-7-windows-and-office-as-a-service Learn how to prepare for Windows and Office as a Service in your environment.
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Step 6 - OS Deployment and Feature Updates

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-365/enterprise/step-6-os-deployment-and-feature-updates Learn about the options for OS deployment and feature updates.
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Getting Started - Modern Desktop Deployment

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-365/enterprise/getting-started Introduction to the Modern Desktop Deployment Process.
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Operations Guide for Microsoft Teams - Microsoft Teams

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoftteams/upgrade-operate-my-service Tasks and activities required for Teams service management, including monitoring service health, and assessing and ensuring network quality and usage
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Cloud-computing terms - Microsoft Style Guide

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/style-guide/a-z-word-list-term-collections/term-collections/cloud-computing-terms As cloud computing evolves, the consistent use of its terminology across Microsoft content presents a clear story to customers.
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

What's new or changed in Dynamics AX 7.0 (February 2016) - Finance & Operations | Dynamics 365 | #MSDyn365FO

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dynamics365/unified-operations/fin-and-ops/get-started/whats-new-changed-7-0-february-2016 This article describes features that are either new or changed in Microsoft Dynamics AX 7.0. This version contains both platform and application features and was released in February 2016.
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

One Version service updates FAQ - Finance & Operations | Dynamics 365 | #MSDyn365FO

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dynamics365/unified-operations/fin-and-ops/get-started/one-version This topic is intended to provide clarity on service updates, processes, and tools that you can use to stay current in a consistent, predictable, and seamless manner.
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Deploy Windows 10 with Microsoft 365

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/deployment/deploy-m365 Concepts about deploying Windows 10 for M365
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Pull-distribution point - Configuration Manager

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/sccm/core/plan-design/hierarchy/use-a-pull-distribution-point Learn about configurations and limitations for using a pull-distribution point with Configuration Manager."
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Create and deploy VMs in the VMM fabric from a VM template

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/vm-template This article describes how to create VMs in the VMM fabric from a VM template
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Enable nested virtualization in System Center VMM

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/vm-nested-virtualization This article explains about how to enable and use nested virtualization in VMM
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Upgrade information for Virtual Machine Manager

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/upgrade-vmm This article details the upgrade information and procedures for Virtual Machine Manager.
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Deploy VMs in the VMM fabric from a blank virtual hard disk

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/vm-blank-disk This article describes how to create and deploy VMs in the VMM fabric from a blank virtual hard disk
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Convert a VMware VM to Hyper-V in the VMM fabric

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/vm-convert-vmware This article describes how to convert VMware VMs in VMM fabric to Hyper-V
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Set up dynamic and power optimization in the VMM 2016 compute fabric

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/vm-optimization This article describes how to configure dynamic optimization and power optimization in the VMM fabric
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Create and deploy Linux virtual machines in the VMM fabric

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/vm-linux This article describes how to create and deploy Linux VMs in the VMM fabric
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Clone VMs from another VM in the VMM fabric

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/vm-clone This article describes how to clone VMs in the VMM fabric from another VM
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Storage Spaces Direct in VMM - Overview

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/storage-spaces-overview This article describes Storage Spaces Direct in the VMM fabric
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Deploy VMs in the VMM fabric from an existing hard disk

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/vm-existing-disk This article describes how to create and deploy VMs in the VMM fabric from an existing virtual hard disk
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Deploy VMs with rapid provisioning using SAN copy in the VMM fabric

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/vm-san-copy This article describes how to rapidly provision VMs in the VMM fabric using SAN copy
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Install an operating system on a VM in the System Center VMM fabric

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/vm-install-operating-system This article describes how to install an operating system on a VM in the VMM fabric
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Create VM templates using VMM 2016 and Windows Azure Pack

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/vm-role-template This article describes how to create VM role templates that can be used by tenants
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Identify VMM ports and protocols

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/plan-ports-protocols This article provides information about the ports and protocols used in a VMM 2016 deployment
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Manage storage deployed with Storage Spaces Direct in the VMM 2016 fabric

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/storage-spaces-manage This article describes how to manage storage in Storage Spaces Direct in the VMM fabric
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Manage Storage Spaces Direct clusters in VMM 2016

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/s2d-manage This article describes how to set up and manage Storage Spaces Direct in the VMM fabric
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Set up a Microsoft iSCSI Target Server in the VMM 2016 storage fabric

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/storage-iscsi This article describes how to deploy a Microsoft iSCSI Target Server in the VMM storage fabric
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Allocate storage to VMM 2016 host groups

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/storage-host-group This article describes how to allocate block storage to VMM host groups
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Set up MAC address pools in the VMM 2016 networking fabric

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/network-mac This article describes how to manage MAC address pools in the VMM fabric
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Supported storage arrays in VMM 2016

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/supported-arrays This article summarizes suupported storage arrays for VMM 2016
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Manage SOFS settings in the VMM fabric

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/sofs-settings This article describes how to manage SOFS settings in the VMM fabric
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Manage Storage Replica in VMM 2016

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/storage-replica This article describes how to set up Storage Replica in the VMM fabric
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Set up an SDN RAS gateway in the VMM fabric

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/sdn-gateway This article describes how to Set up an SDN RAS gateway in the VMM fabric
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Manage SOFS in the VMM fabric

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/sofs This article describes how to manage SOFS in the VMM fabric
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Deploy and manage Storage Spaces Direct in VMM 2016

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/s2d This article describes how to set up and manage Storage Spaces Direct in the VMM fabric
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Set up port profiles in the VMM 2016 fabric

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/network-port-profile This article describes how to create port profiles in the VMM fabric
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Set up an SDN network controller in the VMM fabric

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/sdn-controller This article describes how to set up a Software Defined Network (SDN) infrastructure in the System Center VMM fabric.
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Provision a scale-out file server (SOFS) from standalone file servers in the VMM fabric

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/sofs-cluster This article describes how to provision an SOFS in the VMM fabric
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Work with VMM as a self-service user

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/self-service-tasks This article describes how to work with VMM as a self-service user
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Control SDN virtual network bandwidth with QoS

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/sdn-bandwidth-qos This article provides information about how to configure SDN QoS by using VMM.
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Provision and manage virtual machines in the VMM fabric

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/provision-vms This article describes how to manage VMs in the VMM compute fabric
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Set up an IPAM server in the VMM fabric

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/network-ipam This article describes how to manage MAC address pools in the VMM fabric
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Load balance network traffic in an SDN fabric using VMM 2016

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/sdn-load-balance-network-traffic This article describes how to configure load balancing for the internal and external network traffic through a VIP.
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Set up an SDN software load balancer in the VMM fabric

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/sdn-slb This article describes how to set up a SDN software load balancer in the VMM fabric
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Set up file storage in the VMM 2016 fabric

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/storage-file This article describes how to set up file storage in the VMM fabric
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Set up Software Defined Network (SDN) components in the VMM fabric using PowerShell

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/sdn-powershell This article describes how to use PowerShell to deploy SDN components in the VMM fabric
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Set up self-service in VMM

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/self-service This article describes how to set up self-service in VMM
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Deploy a Storage Spaces Direct hyper-converged cluster in VMM

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/s2d-hyper-converged This article describes how to deploy a Storage Spaces Direct hyper-converged cluster in the VMM fabric
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Create logical switches

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/network-switch This article describes how to create logical switches in the VMM fabric
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Integrate load balancing with VMM service templates

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/network-nlb This article provides guidance for setting up load balancing for VMM service tiers
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Allow and block VM traffic with port ACLs in the SDN infrastructure using VMM 2016

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/sdn-port-acls This article describes how to allow and block network traffic to a particular VM using VMM.
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Remove a Software Defined Network (SDN) infrastructure from VMM 2016

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/sdn-remove This article describes how to remove SDN from the VMM fabric.
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Add a network virtualization gateway to the VMM fabric

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/network-gateway This article provides information about adding a gateway to the VMM fabric
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Set up NAT for traffic forwarding in SDN infrastructure by using VMM 2016.

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/sdn-set-up-nat This article describes how to configure NAT connection and NAT rules for traffic forwarding in the SDN infrastructure.
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Set up a virtual network in SDN in the VMM 2016 fabric

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/sdn-create-network This article describes the procedure on how to create a VM network in SDN, using a VMM.
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Manage the SDN infrastructure in the VMM fabric

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/network-sdn This article describes how manage SDN networking elements in the System Center VMM fabric
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Monitor VMM

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/monitor This article describes how to monitor VMM with VMM jobs, and System Center Operations Manager
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Deploy a Storage Spaces Direct disaggregated cluster in VMM

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/s2d-disaggregated This article describes how to deploy a Storage Spaces Direct disaggregated cluster in the VMM fabric
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Plan the VMM compute fabric

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/plan-compute This article provides planning steps for setting up and provisioning the VMM compute fabric
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Back up and restore a software defined network infrastructure by using VMM 2016

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/sdn-backup-restore This article describes the procedure to back up and restore the software defined infrastructure.
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Back up and restore VMM

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/backup This article describes how to back up and restore the VMM database, and hosts and virtual machines in the VMM fabric
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Run a live migration in the VMM fabric

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/migrate-live This article describes how to run a live migration in the VMM fabric
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Plan VMM deployment

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/plan-overview This article provides links to planning System Center VMM 2016 deployment
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Set up static IP address pools in the VMM fabric

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/network-pool This article describes how to set up IP address pools in the VMM fabric
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Plan the VMM networking fabric

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/plan-network This article provides information about preparing the VMM network fabric
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Integrate VMM 2016 with Operations Manager for monitoring and reporting

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/monitors-ops-manager This article describes how to integrate VMM with Operations Manager for monitoring and reporting
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Set up VM networks in the VMM fabric

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/network-virtual This article describes how to set up VM networks in the VMM fabric
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Set up logical networks in the VMM fabric

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/network-logical This article describes how to set up logical networks in the VMM fabric
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Set up user roles in VMM

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/account-user-role This article describes how to set up VMM roles and permissions
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Migrate virtual machines in the VMM fabric

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/migrate This article describes how to migrate VMs in the VMM fabric
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Migrate storage in the VMM fabric

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/migrate-storage This article describes how to migrate storage in the VMM fabric
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Manage Hyper-V clusters in the VMM fabric

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/hyper-v-cluster This article describes how to manage Hyper-V clusters in the VMM fabric
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Set up the VMM storage fabric

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/manage-storage This article describes how to set up the VMM storage fabric
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Manage VMM

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/manage-vmm This section describes how to configure and manage VMM after it's installed
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Set up VMware servers in the VMM compute fabric

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/manage-vmware-hosts This article provides guidance about managing VMware servers in the VMM fabric
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Manage MPIO for Hyper-V hosts in the VMM 2016 fabric

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/hyper-v-mpio This article provides information about managing MPIO for Hyper-V hosts in VMM
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Deploy a private VMM cloud

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/deploy-cloud This article provides an overview of private cloud deployment in VMM
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Manage roles and permissions in VMM

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/manage-account This article describes how to manage roles and permissions in VMM
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Deploy a virtual machine from the VMM library

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/manage-vm-library This article describes how to create VMs in the VMM fabric from the VMM library
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Create Run As accounts in VMM

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/account-runas This article describes how to manage Run As accounts in VMM
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Set up the library in the VMM compute fabric

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/manage-library-server This article provides guidance for setting up the library in the VMM compute fabric
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Managing Nano server as a Hyper-V host or a VM in VMM

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/hyper-v-nano This article describes how to deploy and manage Nano server-based hosts & VMs in VMM
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Set QoS for storage resources

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/manage-sofs-qos This article describes how to set QoS policies for SOFS storage
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Manage VMM Telemetry settings

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/manage-telemetry This article provides information about how to turn off/on telemetry in system center VMM.
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Manage tenants and user roles in SPF

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/spf/manage-tenants Provides information setting up SPF tenants, and creating self-service tenant roles in VMM
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Set up TLS for VMM

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/install-tls This article provides instructions for setting up TLS with VMM
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Provision shielded Linux virtual machines in VMM

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/guarded-deploy-linux-vm This article explains about how to add and provision Linux shielded VMs in the VMM 1801 fabric.
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Automate and invoke runbooks from SPF

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/spf/manage-runbooks Provides information about integrating System Center SPF and SMA.
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

What is Service Provider Foundation?

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/spf/overview This article provides a broad overview of Service Provider Foundation
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Deploy and manage a Software Defined Network (SDN) infrastructure in System Center VMM

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/deploy-sdn This article provides an overview of setting up n SDN in the System Center VMM fabric
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Set up infrastructure servers in the VMM compute fabric

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/infrastructure-server This article describes how to manage infrastructure servers in the VMM fabric
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Troubleshoot System Center - Service Manager deployment issues

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/scsm/troubleshoot-deployment Describes how to troubleshoot System Center - Service Manager deployment issues.
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Service Management Automation architecture in System Center

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/sma/architecture-of-service-management-automation Provides an overview of the architecture in System Center Service Management Automation (SMA)
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Provision shielded virtual machines in VMM

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/guarded-deploy-vm Describes how to add and provision shielded VMs in the VMM fabric. Shielding VMs helps keep them secure.
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019

Scenario-Deploy guarded hosts and shielded virtual machines in VMM

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center/vmm/deploy-guarded-host-fabric Describes how to set up guarded hosts and provision shielded VMs in the VMM fabric
Published Date : Friday, January 18, 2019