Don’t miss it—Apress Access is only $99 for the holiday season! Subscribe now >>

Introducing Microsoft Teams

Understanding the New Chat-Based Workspace in Office 365

Authors: Ilag, Balu N.

  • Covers customization details for Teams enhancement and capabilities
  • The book demonstrates complete transition from Skype for Business to Microsoft Teams, step by step process to move gradually from Skype for Business to Microsoft Teams
  • Dedicated chapter on Troubleshooting and Best Practices for helping the users in providing technical support
  •  
see more benefits

Buy this book

eBook $29.99
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-4842-3567-6
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $37.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4842-3566-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
About this book

Gain industry best practices from planning to implementing Microsoft Teams and learn how to enable, configure, and integrate user provisioning, management, and monitoring. This book also covers troubleshooting Teams with step-by-step instructions and examples. Introducing Microsoft Teams gives you the comprehensive coverage you need to creatively utilize Microsoft Teams services.
The author starts by giving an introduction to Microsoft Teams and its architecture followed by optimizing the Teams experience where he describes how organizations can prepare for Teams and enhance existing services. He further shows you how to manage and control the Microsoft Teams experience along with its capabilities and enhancements. You’ll learn how to migrate from Skype for Business to Microsoft Teams with a step-by-step tutorial. Finally, you’ll get to grips with Teams troubleshooting and best practices.
This book has detailed coverage that helps you exploit every capability Microsoft Teams has to offer. It provides the answers you need and the insight that will make your journey from Skype for Business to Teams easier. 
What You Will Learn 

  • Enable guest access in Teams 
  • Provision and manage users in Teams 
  • Administrate Teams and channels
  • Optimize the Teams experience
  • Enable and configure Microsoft Teams
  • Prepare your network for Microsoft Teams and Office 365 services 
  • Migrate from Skype for Business to Microsoft Teams

Who This Book Is For
Unified communication administrators and IT support engineers who are currently supporting an existing unified communication platform such as Skype for Business (Lync). It would also help support engineers, new administrators, and consultant to start their journey with Teams. 

About the authors

Balu Ilag is a five times Microsoft MVP, MCSE: Communication and MCITP certified professional. He has been working as a consultant with over 12 years of experience working with Microsoft Unified Communication solutions including OCS, Lync and Skype for Business. He also authors administrative blog on Unified Communication and has participated in writing Getting Started with Microsoft Teams book and multiple admin guide for Microsoft TechNet Gallery.

Table of contents (6 chapters)

  • Introduction: Microsoft Teams

    Ilag, Balu N

    Pages 1-42

  • Optimizing the Teams Experience

    Ilag, Balu N

    Pages 43-90

  • Managing and Controlling the Teams Experience

    Ilag, Balu N

    Pages 91-147

  • Teams Capabilities and Enhancement

    Ilag, Balu N

    Pages 149-191

  • Journey from Skype for Business to Microsoft Teams

    Ilag, Balu N

    Pages 193-235

Buy this book

eBook $29.99
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-4842-3567-6
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $37.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4842-3566-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.

Services for this book

Loading...

Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Introducing Microsoft Teams
Book Subtitle
Understanding the New Chat-Based Workspace in Office 365
Authors
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Apress
Copyright Holder
Balu N Ilag
eBook ISBN
978-1-4842-3567-6
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4842-3567-6
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4842-3566-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XX, 323
Number of Illustrations
191 b/w illustrations
Topics