WINDOWS SERVER TRAINING

WINDOWS SERVER TRAINING

Gain the skills needed to use Windows Server technology to power the next generation of cloud-optimized networks, applications, and web services. These courses also prepare you for certification on Windows Server.


ASSOCIATE LEVEL: WINDOWS SERVER 2012

Required Exam(s) Recommended Training Exam Conclusion
Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012 410 410 Successfully complete these exams and you’ll earn a Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate: Windows Server 2012 certification
Administering Windows Server 2012 411 411
Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 Services 412 412

EXPERT LEVEL: SERVER INFRASTRUCTURE

Required Exam(s) Recommended Training Exam Conclusion
Designing and Implementing a Server Infrastructure 413 413 Successfully complete these exams and you’ll earn a Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert: Server Infrastructure certification.
Implementing an Advanced Server Infrastructure 414 414

Course 20410A:

Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012 (70-410)

Course Outline

Module 1: Deploying and Managing Windows Server 2012

This module introduces the new Windows Server 2012 administrative interface. This module covers the different roles and features that are available with the Windows Server 2012 operating system. It also discusses the various installation and configuration options you can use when deploying and configuring Windows Server 2012.

Lessons

  • Windows Server 2012 Overview
  • Overview of Windows Server 2012 Management
  • Installing Windows Server 2012
  • Post-Installation Configuration of Windows Server 2012
  • Introduction to Windows Power Shell
  • Install Windows Server 2012.
  • Perform post-installation configuration of Windows Server 2012.
  • Perform basic administrative tasks using Windows PowerShell.

Module 2: Introduction to Active Directory Domain Services

This module introduces Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) in Windows Server 2012. It covers general AD DS infrastructure including forests, trees, schema, Global Catalog, Operations Masters. It also covers installing and configuring domain controllers.

Lessons

  • Overview of AD DS
  • Overview of Domain Controllers
  • Installing a Domain Controller

Module 3: Managing Active Directory Domain Services Objects

TThis module covers configuring Active Directory Objects such as users, groups and computers. The functionality of AD DS Administrative Tools is addressed, in addition to the configuration of user profiles and the process of delegating permissions to perform AD DS administration.

Lessons

  • Managing User Accounts
  • Managing Group Accounts
  • Managing Computer Accounts
  • Delegating Administration

Module 4: Automating Active Directory Domain Services Administration

This module covers using command-line tools to configure and administer AD DS. It introduces using Windows PowerShell cmdlets for AD DS administration, and using Windows PowerShell to perform bulk AD DS administrative operations.

Lessons

  • Using Command-line Tools for Administration
  • Using Windows PowerShell for Administration
  • Performing Bulk Operations with Windows PowerShell

Module 5: Implementing IPv4

This module covers Internet Protocol Version 4 (IPv4) addressing. It details the various IPv4 components, covers subnetting and supernetting, and discusses configuring and general troubleshooting of IPv4 addresses.

Lessons

  • Overview of TCP/IP
  • Understanding IPv4 Addressing
  • Subnetting and Supernetting
  • Configuring and Troubleshooting IPv4

Module 6: Implementing DHCP

This module covers the installation and configuration of DHCP as well as managing a DHCP database. It also covers security and monitoring of DHCP, including auditing and logging.

Lessons

  • Installing a DHCP Server Role
  • Configuring DHCP Scopes
  • Managing a DHCP Database
  • Securing and Monitoring DHCP

Module 7: Implementing DNS

This module covers name resolution for Windows Server and clients. It details the installation of a DNS server and configuring Active Directory Integrated DNS zones.

Lessons

  • Name Resolution for Windows Client and Servers
  • Installing and Managing a DNS Server
  • Managing DNS Zones
  • Name Resolution for Windows Client and Servers
  • Installing and Managing a DNS Server
  • Managing DNS Zones

Module 8: Implementing IPv6

his module covers understanding and implementing IPv6 addressing. It covers configuration and troubleshooting as well as co-existence with IPv4 using transition technologies.

Lessons

  • Overview of IPv6
  • IPv6 Addressing
  • Coexistence with IPv6
  • IPv6 Transition Technologies

Module 9: Implementing Local Storage

This module covers the storage configuration options for Windows Server 2012, including managing disks and volumes and implementing file systems. It also covers creating and managing storage pools.

Lessons

  • Overview of Storage
  • MManaging Disks and Volumes
  • Implementing Storage Spaces

Module 10: Implementing File and Print Services

This module covers securing files, folders and network file shares, in addition to using shadow copies to protect network file shares. It also covers configuring network printing and creating a printer pool

Lessons

  • Securing Files and Folders
  • Protecting Shared Files and Folders Using Shadow Copies
  • Configuring Network Printing

Module 11: Implementing Group Policy

This module covers using Group Policy to centrally manage and apply configuration settings.

Lessons

  • Overview of Group Policy.
  • Group Policy Processing.
  • Implementing a Central Store for Administrative Templates.

Module 12: Securing Windows Servers Using Group Policy Objects

Increase security in a Windows Server 2012 infrastructure by using Group Policy Objects, AppLocker, and Windows Firewall.

Lessons

  • Windows Security Overview.
  • Configuring Security Settings.
  • Restricting Software.
  • Configuring Windows Firewall with Advanced Security.