Best practices: Deployment resources
The Best Practices Guide includes deployment recommendations and real-world examples from the Office 365 Product Group and delivery experts from Microsoft Services. For a list of all the articles, see Best practices guide for deploying Office 365 ProPlus.
Key deployment resources for the implementing the best practice recommendations.
Sample configuration files for downloading Office 365 ProPlus. Common examples of the configuration file used by the Office 2016 Deployment Tool to download Office 365 ProPlus.
Sample configuration files for installing Office 365 ProPlus. Common examples of the configuration file used by the Office 2016 Deployment Tool to install Office 365 ProPlus.
Best practices for installing Office 365 ProPlus from CDN or DFS. Details the different architecture components. For step-by-step instructions, see Step by step installation using CDN and Step by step installation using DFS.
Best practices for implementing Group Policy. Links to the administrative templates for Office 2016.
Best practices for using OffScrub. The Office Scrub tool (OffScrub) is the best way to remove a previous version of Office.
Best practices for Office Telemetry. Office Telemetry is the new compatibility monitoring framework that replaces the previous Office 2010 compatibility tools/
Best practices for deploying Office 2016 to Mac clients. The system requirements and deployment information for Office 2016 for Mac.
Common debugging steps. Fixes for common issues that can occur when deploying and managing Office 365 ProPlus.