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Microsoft 365: Manage Governance and Compliance

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Explore essential Microsoft 365 features and controls that can help you manage your content lifecycle and comply with legal or regulatory standards.

Microsoft 365 offers a variety of tools designed to help you manage your content lifecycle and comply with legal or regulatory standards. In this course, learn about some of the most notable governance and compliance tools and features, as well as how to use them to protect information within Microsoft 365. Instructor Liam Cleary outlines the recommended configuration of tools such as data loss prevention (DLP), and Azure Information Protection. He also provides configuration and implementation details for overall auditing, data governance, and eDiscovery capabilities.This course maps to the Manage Microsoft 365 Governance and Compliance domain of the Microsoft 365 Mobility and Security (MS-101) exam.


  • About Microsoft 365 governance and compliance
  • What you should know
1. Configure Data Loss Prevention (DLP)
  • Planning for data loss prevention
  • Design DLP policies
  • Create DLP policies
  • Manage DLP exceptions
  • Monitoring DLP policy matches
  • Manage DLP policy matches
2. Implementing Azure Information Protection (AIP)
  • Plan an AIP solution
  • Planning for on-premises RMS connector
  • Plan for Windows Information Protection
  • Plan for classification labeling
  • Configure Information Rights Management (IRM) for workloads
  • Configure AIP super user
  • Planning for an AIP client deployment
  • Deploy AIP client
  • Implement AIP policies
  • Configure and enforce AIP policies
3. Managing Data Governance
  • Planning for information retention
  • Configure information retention
  • Planning for Microsoft 365 backup
  • Plan for restoring deleted content
  • Perform a restore of delete content
4. Manage Auditing
  • Understanding auditing in Microsoft 365
  • Understanding audit log retention
  • Configure audit policies
  • Using the unified audit logs
  • Monitoring the unified audit logs
5. Manage eDiscovery
  • Planning for eDiscovery
  • Search for content
  • Plan for in-place and legal holds
  • Perform a legal hold
  • Configuring eDiscovery
  • Configure and use eDiscovery
  • Next steps

Taught by

Liam Cleary

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