Creation of the Assessment Scheduled Task

This step of the assessment setup and configuration is unique per assessment. At a high level, this phase has 2 steps.

Use the following checklist to ensure all steps in this section are complete.

The remaining content in this article summarizes the access requirements for the account running the assessment, download links for the assessment prerequisite documents, and hyperlinks to the assessment specific getting started documents.

The following table illustrates the high-level assessment account permissions required for successful assessment execution:

Assessment Local Administrator on Data Collection Machine Enterprise Administrator Domain Administrator Local Administrator on targets SQL SysAdmin Assessment specific permissions
Active Directory
Active Directory Security
Windows Server
Windows Client
Skype for Business
(Optional) (Optional)
Exchange Online Global Administrator for Office365 with MFA disabled
SharePoint Online Global Administrator for Office365 with MFA disabled
Skype for Business Online/ Teams Global Administrator for Office365 with MFA disabled

Download On-Demand Assessment Prerequisites

This section contains prerequisites documents for the various Assessment solutions running on Azure Log Analytics and Microsoft Services Hub. These documents will help you prepare your environment to setup and configure the Assessment solution.

Active Directory

Active Directory Security

System Center Configuration Manager

Exchange Server

SQL Server

Windows Server (Server, Server Security, Hyper-V, Failover Cluster, IIS)

Windows Client

Office 365 Exchange Online

Office 365 Skype and Teams

Office 365 SharePoint Online

System Center Operations Manager

Skype for Business

SharePoint Server

Assessment Scheduled Task Step-By-Step

Complete the assessment setup by following the “Getting Started” documentation for the assessments being configured, then return to this documentation for post setup details below.

On-Demand Assessment - Active Directory

On-Demand Assessment - AD Security

On-Demand Assessment - Exchange

On-Demand Assessment - SCCM

On-Demand Assessment - SCOM

On-Demand Assessment - SharePoint

On-Demand Assessment - Skype for Business

On-Demand Assessment - SQL Server

On-Demand Assessment - Windows Client

On-Demand Assessment - Windows Server

Continue getting started with On-demand Assessments by selecting the Working with Assessment Results article in the Table of Contents.

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