One of the objectives of the Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) certification for Office 365 (70-347 exam – Enabling Office 365 Services) is:
Set up telemetry and reporting
Enable telemetry through Group Policy, set up telemetry service, report user issues, and deploy agent
This blog post will be a short overview of Office Telemetry set up prerequisites as it applies to Office 2013 / 2016 install and use as well as its tie into Office 365 ProPlus.
Office Telemetry, supporting Office 2013, Office 2010, and Office 2007 versions of the Office suite, is a new compatibility monitoring framework that replaces the Office 2010 (and prior) compatibility tools including Office Migration Planning Manager (OMPM), Office Code Compatibility Inspector (OCCI), and Office Environment Assessment Tool (OEAT).
In the past, the Office Telemetry tool also supported Office 2003, but as of April 15, 2009, mainstream support was no longer available for Office 2003…