Course details

Chatting and Conferencing

Chatting and Conferencing

Target Audience
Expected Duration
Lesson Objectives
Course Number
Expertise Level

In this course you'll learn how to configure categories and chat room policies. Conferencing provides a means for users to have meetings to facilitate collaboration. In this course, you'll also learn how to manage meetings. This course aligns with exam 70-334, Core Solutions of Microsoft Skype for Business 2015.

Target Audience
IT professionals responsible for Skype for Business 2015


Expected Duration (hours)

Lesson Objectives

Chatting and Conferencing

  • start the course
  • describe chat features within Skype for Business
  • recognize how categories are used to organize chat rooms
  • configure categories for chat rooms using the control panel
  • list various chat policy settings
  • configure policy settings for chat usage
  • describe how settings can be applied to a specific chat room
  • configure a persistent chat server
  • use the chat services to start and stop the chat functionality
  • connect to and participate in an existing chat room
  • describe the conferencing services available with Skype for Business
  • identify specific conferencing settings and when they should be used
  • launch an impromptu meeting
  • describe how meeting broadcasts work
  • schedule a meeting for broadcast
  • define when the VIS should be used
  • define when an Office Online Server should be used
  • install an Office Online Server on-premises
  • describe CAA service functionality
  • determine chat and conferencing settings that should be used to meet specific needs
  • Course Number:

    Expertise Level