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