Installing and Configuring Office Online Server

Office Online Server is an Office server product that delivers browser-based versions of Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and OneNote. In this course, you will learn how to install and configure Office Online Server in your organization.
Course info
Level
Intermediate
Updated
March 2, 2017
Duration
2h 29m
Table of contents
Introduction
21m 33s
Description
Course info
Level
Intermediate
Updated
March 2, 2017
Duration
2h 29m
Description

Office Online Server, previously known as Office Web Apps, is an Office server product that delivers browser-based versions of Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and OneNote. By connecting Office Online Server to SharePoint, Exchange, and Skype for Business, you will add more features to your existing deployment and deliver a better collaboration experience to your users. Furthermore, Office Online Server is a mandatory prerequisite for offering Business Intelligence features in your SharePoint 2016 environment and also enables the Durable Links functionality in SharePoint. In this course, Installing and Configuring Office Online Server, you'll learn foundational knowledge of Office Online Server. First, you will learn how to architect and create an Office Online Server farm. Next, you'll learn how to connect SharePoint, Exchange, and Skype for Business Server to your Office Online Server farm. Finally, you'll learn how to maintain, patch, and troubleshoot your Office Online Server deployment. When you're finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge of Office Online Server needed to install, configure, and maintain Office Online Server in your organization. This course also covers the objectives related to Office Online Server in the 70-339, 70-334, and 70-345 exams for SharePoint Server 2016, Exchange Server 2016, and Skype for Business Server 2015 respectively.

About the author
About the author

Vlad is a SharePoint and Office 365 Consultant specializing in SharePoint and SharePoint Online deployments as well as hybrid scenarios. As a Pluralsight Author, Microsoft Certified Trainer, and recognized international speaker, Vlad has helped thousands of users and IT Pros across the globe to better understand and to get the most out of SharePoint. Vlad is also a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) in SharePoint since 2013 and has his own blog at www.absolute-sharepoint.com and he often shares his knowledge by speaking at local conferences and community events. Vlad also blogs at CMSWire as well as Computerworld and is often featured in other Microsoft sites such as Redmond Channel Partner. In Addition, Vlad is the recipient of the "Top 25 Office 365 Influencers" award, showcasing him as one of the most influential Office 365 specialists in 2015 demonstrating his expertise and passion for Microsoft's shift towards the cloud in the past years.

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Transcript
Transcript

Hi everyone, my name is Vlad Catrinescu and welcome to my course Installing and Configuring Office Online Server.

I am a SharePoint Server MVP and Independent Consultant from Montreal, Canada.

Office Online Server, previously known as Office Web Apps, is an Office server product that delivers browser-based versions of Word, PowerPoint, Excel and OneNote. By connecting Office Online Server to SharePoint, Exchange and Skype for Business, you will add more features to your existing deployment and deliver a better collaboration experience to your users. Furthermore, Office Online Server is a mandatory prerequisite for offering Business Intelligence features in your SharePoint 2016 environment.

In this course, we are going to cover everything you need to know and understand in order to plan and configure and Office Online Server Deployment in your organization.

Some of the major topics that we will cover include:

  1. Designing an Office Online Server Farm
  2. Connecting Office Online Server with SharePoint
  3. Connecting Office Online Server with Exchange
  4. Connecting Office Online Server with Skype for Business
  5. Maintaining Office Online Server
By the end this course, you’ll know how to design an Office Online Server farm, connect it with the other servers in the Office family and maintain it.

Before beginning the course, you should be familiar with the basics of a Microsoft Infrastructure ecosystem such as DNS, Active Directory and so on. It is also recommended that you have a good knowledge of the systems you want to connect Office Online Server to, for example SharePoint, Exchange and Skype for Business.

This course covers the objectives related to Office Online Server for exam 70-339 for SharePoint 2016, 70-345 for Exchange Server 2016 and 70-334 for Skype for Business 2015.

I hope you’ll join me on this journey to learn Office Online Server with the Installing and Configuring Office Online Servercourse, at Pluralsight.