Course Code: 845

20410 Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012

Class Dates:
12/17/2018
2/11/2019
Length:
5 Days
Cost:
$2495.00
Class Time:
Technology:
Server
Delivery:

Overview

  • Course Overview
  • This version of this course 20410A utilizes pre-release software in the virtual machines for the labs. The five day course is part one, of a series of three courses, which provide the skills and knowledge necessary to implement a core Windows Server 2012 Infrastructure in an existing enterprise environment. The three courses in total will collectively cover implementing, managing, maintaining and provisioning services and infrastructure in a Windows Server 2012 environment. While there is some cross-over in skillset and tasks across the courses this course will primarily cover the initial implementation and configuration of those core services, such as Active Directory, networking services and initial Hyper-V configuration This course is also preparation material, and maps directly to, Exam 70-412: Administering Windows Server 2012.
  • Audience
  • This course is intended for Information Technology (IT) Professionals who have good Windows operating system knowledge and experience and want to acquire the skills and knowledge necessary to implement the core infrastructure services in an existing Windows Server 2012 environment. Although students would benefit from having some previous Windows Server experience, they must have good hands-on Windows Client experience with Windows Vista, Windows 7 or Windows 8. A secondary audience for this course will be candidates looking to take Exam 70-410: Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012, or are aspiring to acquire the Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) credential, either in its own right, or in order to proceed in acquiring the Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) credentials, for which the MCSA credential is a pre-requisite.

Prerequisites

  • Before attending this course, students must have: A good understanding of networking fundamentals.
    An understanding and experience configuring security and administration tasks in and Enterprise environment
    Experience supporting or configuring Windows clients such as Windows Vista, Windows 7 or Windows 8
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Course Details

  • Module 1: Deploying and Managing Windows Server 2012
  • Windows Server 2012 Overview
  • Overview of Windows Server 2012 Management
  • Installing Windows Server 2012
  • Post-Installation Configuration of Windows Server 2012
  • Introduction to Windows PowerShell
  • Lab : Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012
  • Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012
  • Configuring Windows Server 2012 Core
  • Managing Servers
  • Managing Servers with Windows PowerShell
  • Module 2: Introduction to Active Directory Domain Services
  • Overview of Active Directory Domain Services
  • Overview of Domain Controllers
  • Installing a Domain Controller
  • Lab : Installing Domain Controllers
  • Installing a Domain Controller
  • Installing a domain controller by using IFM
  • Module 3: Managing Active Directory Domain Services Objects
  • Managing User Accounts
  • Managing Groups
  • Managing Computer Accounts
  • Delegating Administration
  • Lab : Managing Active Directory Domain Services Objects
  • Delegating Administration for a Branch Office
  • Creating and Configuring User Accounts in AD DS
  • Creating and Configuring Groups in AD DS
  • Managing Computer Objects in AD DS
  • Module 4: Automating Active Directory Domain Services Administration
  • Using Command-line Tools
  • Using Windows PowerShell for Administration
  • Performing Bulk Operations with Windows PowerShell
  • Lab : Automating Active Directory Domain Services Administration using Windows PowerShell
  • Creating User Accounts and Groups by Using Windows PowerShell
  • Modifying User Accounts in Bulk
  • Using Windows PowerShell to Create User Accounts in Bulk
  • Module 5: Implementing IPv4
  • Overview of TCP/IP
  • Understanding IPv4 Addressing
  • Subnetting and Supernetting
  • Configuring and Troubleshooting IPv4
  • Lab : Implementing IPv4
  • Identifying Appropriate Subnets
  • Troubleshooting IPv4
  • Module 6: Implementing DHCP
  • Installing a DHCP Server
  • Configuring DHCP Scopes
  • Managing a DHCP Database
  • Securing and Monitoring DHCP
  • Lab : Implementing DHCP
  • Implementing DHCP
  • Implementing DHCP Relay
  • Module 7: Implementing DNS
  • Name Resolution for Windows Client and Servers
  • Installing a DNS Server
  • Configuring Active Directory Integrated DNS Zones
  • Lab : Implementing DNS
  • Installing and Configuring DNS
  • Creating Host Records in DNS
  • Managing the DNS Server Cache
  • Module 8: Implementing IPv6
  • Overview of IPv6
  • IPv6 Addressing
  • Coexistence with IPv6
  • IPv6 Transition Technologies
  • Lab : Implementing IPv6
  • Configure IPv6
  • Configure ISATAP
  • Module 9: Implementing Local Storage
  • Overview of Storage
  • Managing Disks and Volumes
  • Implementing Storage Pools
  • Lab : Implementing Local Storage
  • Installing and configuring a new disk
  • Resizing volumes
  • Configuring a Storage Pool
  • Configuring a Redundant Storage Space
  • Module 10: Implementing File and Print Services
  • Securing Files and Folders
  • Protecting File Shares with Shadow Copies
  • Configuring Network Printing
  • Lab : Implementing File and Print Services
  • Creating and Configuring a File Share
  • Configuring Volume Shadow Copy
  • Create and Configure a Printer Pool
  • Module 11: Implementing Group Policy
  • Overview of Group Policy
  • Group Policy Processing
  • Implementing a Central Store for Administrative Templates
  • Lab : Implementing Group Policy
  • Configuring a Central Store for Group Policy objects
  • Creating Group Policy Objects
  • Module 12: Securing Windows Servers by Using Group Policy Objects
  • Windows Security Overview
  • Security Settings
  • Restricting Software
  • Configuring Windows Firewall with Advanced Security
  • Lab : Lab A: Increasing Security for Server Resources
  • Using Group Policy to Secure Member Servers
  • Auditing File System Access
  • Lab : Lab B: Configuring AppLocker and Windows Firewall
  • Configuring AppLocker Policies
  • Configuring Windows Firewall
  • Module 13: Implementing Server Virtualization with Hyper-V
  • Overview of Virtualization Technologies
  • Implementing Hyper-V
  • Managing Virtual Machine Storage
  • Managing Virtual Networks
  • Lab : Implementing Server Virtualization with Hyper-V
  • Installing the Hyper-V Server Role
  • Configuring Virtual Networking
  • Create and configure a virtual machine
  • Using Virtual Machine Snapshots