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Managing Regulatory Compliance in Microsoft 365

Managing Regulatory Compliance in Microsoft 365 - Introduction
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Difficulty
Intermediate
Duration
54m
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Description

This course is designed to give you a firm understanding of the compliance features available to a Microsoft 365 administrator and how to manage regulatory compliance in a Microsoft 365 environment. Taking this course will also help you to prepare for the regulatory and compliance aspects of Microsoft's MS-500 certification exam.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand what regulatory compliance is
  • Plan and implement regulatory compliance features
  • Learn how to manage regulatory compliance in Microsoft 365
  • Manage Data Subject Rights (DSR) requests
  • Report on compliance in Microsoft 365

Intended Audience

This course is intended for anyone who wants a greater understanding of the regulatory compliance features that are available in Microsoft 365.

Prerequisites

To get the most out of this course, you should have some experience using Microsoft 365 and a basic understanding of how the Microsoft 365 system works.

External Resources

Microsoft Compliance Offerings: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/compliance/regulatory/offering-home 

Microsoft 365 GDPR action plan: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/compliance/regulatory/gdpr-action-plan 

Microsoft Compliance Documentation & Resources: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/compliance/?view=o365-worldwide 

 

 

Transcript

Hi everyone. My name is Jake Gardner, and I'll be taking you through this course on Managing Regulatory Compliance in Microsoft 365. I'm based in Australia, and I'm an IT Manager for a local managed service provider, where we work as an outsourced IT provider to local businesses. I've been in the industry for nine years and I've worked with clients through a wide range of industries. From manufacturing to retail, to professional services.

Just to let you know, if you have any issues with the course or have any questions, please send us through an email on support@cloudacademy.com. And one of our team members will be able to help.

During this course, we will give you an overview of the regulatory compliance features that are available in Microsoft 365, and why you need them. Then we'll take you through how to review and interpret the GDPR dashboards and reports. By the way, if you don't know what GDPR is, it stands for Global Data Privacy Regulation. We will go further into this later on.

Then we will run through Data Subject Rights requests, what they are, and how to run them. Then next is how to administer the Compliance Manager in Microsoft 365, where you will find out how to use the Compliance Manager, and understand the different features that are available to you, as a Microsoft 365 administrator.

Once we have completed the administering compliance manager section, we will move on to assessments. What are assessments in the Compliance Manager, and also how to use prebuilt assessments and how to create your own assessments. Then the last stage will be how to view reports and navigate the classic compliance manager portal. Before we get into all of this, there are some prerequisites.

To get the most out of this course, you should have some experience using Microsoft 365, and a basic understanding of how the Microsoft 365 system works. I recommend getting a Microsoft 365 subscription, to test this out on, so you can follow along. If you do not have a Microsoft 365 subscription, you can sign up for a 30 day trial of Microsoft 365 for free. Just type in Microsoft 365 trial, to your favorite search engine. If you're going to use a trial, I recommend signing up to the E5 plan, as this will have the most features available to you.

About the Author
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Jake Gardner
IT Manager
Students
151
Courses
2

Jake is an IT manager for a managed services company that works with small- to medium-size businesses and manages their IT. He mainly works with a Microsoft Stack, from Servers to Microsoft 365 & Azure. He also specializes in business process improvement helping businesses to leverage technology to speed up their workflows. Jake really enjoys testing out new technologies and seeing what they can do. Outside of work he enjoys kayak fishing, gardening, and going to the gym.