Microsoft 365 Certified: Messaging Administrator Associate

The content of this certification was updated on August 27, 2021. Please download the skills measured document on the Exam MS-203 page to see what changed.

Microsoft 365 Messaging Administrators deploy, configure, manage, troubleshoot, and monitor recipients, compliance, threat protection, and mail flow in hybrid and cloud enterprise environments.

Job role: Administrator

Required exams: MS-203

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Microsoft 365 Certified: Messaging Administrator Associate

Skills measured

  • Manage organizational settings and resources
  • Plan and manage the mail transport architecture
  • Plan and implement a hybrid configuration and migration
  • Secure the messaging environment

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  • MS-203: Microsoft 365 Messaging

    Languages: en

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    This exam measures your ability to accomplish the following technical tasks: manage organizational settings and resources; plan and manage the mail transport architecture; plan and implement a hybrid configuration and migration; and secure the messaging environment.

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