Course Code: 997

20688 Managing and Maintaining Windows 8

Class Dates:
5 Days
Class Time:


  • Course Overview
  • Managing and Maintaining Windows 8 focuses on instructing the installation, configuration, maintenance and integration processes of a Windows 8 OS. This course will provide students with a combination of lecture and hands-on exercises in order to reinforce their newly developed capabilities. Once completing this course, students will provide small and medium-sized organizations with a unique insight into Windows 8, including the capability of integrating Intune and cloud services into the environment. As more companies decide to upgrade their devices to the Windows 8 operating system, these skills will be necessary for any IT professional within a desktop technician or consultant role.
  • Audience
  • This training course will greatly benefit IT professionals, within small to medium sized businesses, responsible for the remote management and maintenance of Windows devices. Specific job titles that these professionals hold typically include:

    Desktop technicians
    IT consultants


  • Before attending this course, students must have:

    Networking fundamentals, including Transmission Control Protocol /Internet Protocol (TCP/IP), User Datagram Protocol (UDP), and Domain Name System (DNS)
    Microsoft Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) principles and fundamentals of AD DS management
    Understanding of the Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) components and working knowledge of the fundamentals of Active Directory Certificate Services (AD CS)
    Windows Server 2008 R2 or Windows Server 2012 fundamentals
    Microsoft Windows Client fundamentals; for example, working knowledge of Windows XP,
    Windows Vista, Windows 7 and/or Windows 8
    Fundamentals of management and experience using the Microsoft Office 2013 system or the Microsoft Office 2010 system
    Windows Automated Installation Kit (WAIK) components including Windows PE, Windows SIM, VAMT, ImageX, USMT, and DISM concepts and fundamentals

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