Course Outline


  • Overview of MECM features and capabilities

Getting Started

  • Setting up MECM Lab
  • Installing and configuring MECM

MECM Basics

  • Managing assets
  • Overview of SCCM console
  • MECM site server and site system roles
  • MECM discovery methods
  • Boundaries and boundary groups

Configuring and Deploying MECM Client

  • Overview of client settings and policies
  • Understanding client deployment methods
  • Client logs and end-user experience
  • MECM software center

Managing User and Device Collections

  • Overview of user and device collections
  • Creating a static and dynamic collection
  • Understanding collection properties

Deploying Applications

  • Overview of software deployment
  • Using the legacy package model
  • Using package model to deploy applications
  • Managing and deploying applications
  • Monitoring and troubleshooting deployments

Managing Software Updates

  • Overview of software updates
  • Using Windows software update service
  • Deploying software updates
  • Understanding the automatic deployment rule
  • Monitoring and troubleshooting software update deployment

Deploying Operating System

  • Overview of OS deployment
  • Creating OS images
  • Managing drivers
  • Deploying OS using MECM

Configuration Baseline

  • Overview of the configuration baseline
  • Creating configuration baseline
  • Handling issues using configuration baseline

MECM Co-Management and Infrastructure Management

  • Enabling MECM Co-management
  • Installing applications using the company portal
  • Monitoring and troubleshooting Co-management
  • Monitoring MECM infrastructure health
  • Cleaning up tasks and jobs
  • Troubleshooting infrastructure issues

Reports and Queries

  • Understanding MECM reports, queries, and database schema
  • Creating new reports using SQL Server Reporting Service
  • Using SQL query from Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio for getting information

System Center Endpoint Protection (SCEP)

  • Integrating SCEP with MECM
  • Deploying SCEP policies
  • Managing SCEP definitions
  • Monitoring SCEP compliance

Summary and Next Steps


  • Basic computer knowledge
  • Understanding of infrastructures


  • System administrators
  21 Hours


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