Administering Windows Server 2012

Administering Windows Server 2012

Course Code: ITIC20411
Duration: 4 Weeks (Weekend class), 4 Days (Daytime class)

Schedule*:
Weekend class Sunday10:00AM-4:00PM
Daytime class Monday-Thursday 10:00AM-4:00PM

Lecture hours: 24
Lab hours: 40 (self-practice lab – book your own time)

Price: $1990 incl.GST

Book Course

 

Exam: 70-411 Administering Windows Server 2012
Credit towards Certifications: Microsoft Certified Solution Associate (MCSA): Windows Server 2012

Bundled Course: Microsoft Certified Solution Associate (MCSA): Windows Server 2012

Course Overview

Learn how to administer Windows Server 2012 with this five-day course. This course is part two in a series of three courses that provides the skills and knowledge necessary to implement a core Windows Server 2012 Infrastructure in an existing enterprise environment. The three courses collectively cover implementing, managing, maintaining and provisioning services and infrastructure in a Windows Server 2012 environment. Although there is some cross-over of skills and tasks across these courses, this course primarily covers the administration tasks necessary to maintain a Windows Server 2012 infrastructure such as Implementing Server Images, User and Group management with Active Directory Domain Services(AD DS) and Group Policy, Remote Access and Network Policies, Data Security, Monitoring and Update Management

This course maps directly to and is preparation material for Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA): Windows Server 2012 exam “70-411: Administering Windows Server 2012”.

Who Should Attend

This course is intended for Information Technology (IT) Professionals with hands on experience working in a Windows Server 2008 or Windows Server 2012 environment, who wish to acquire the skills and knowledge necessary to be able to manage and maintain the core infrastructure required for a Windows Server 2012 environment. The key focus for students in this course is to broaden the initial deployment of Windows Server 2012 services and infrastructure and provide the skills necessary to manage and maintain a domain based Windows Server 2012 environment, such as user and group management, network access and data security.

Candidates would typically be System Administrators or aspiring to be System Administrators. They must have at least one year hands on experience working in a Windows Server 2008 or Windows Server 2012 environment. Candidates must also have knowledge equivalent to that already covered in “ITIC20410: Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012” course as this course will build upon that knowledge.

Prerequisites

Before attending this course, students must have:

Knowledge equivalent to that already covered in “ITIC20410:Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012”.

At Course Completion

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Deploy and Maintain Server Images
  • Configure and Troubleshoot DNS
  • Maintain Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS).
  • Manage User and Service Accounts
  • Implement a Group Policy Infrastructure
  • Manage User Desktops with Group Policy
  • Configure and Troubleshoot Remote Access
  • Install, Configure and Troubleshoot Network Policy Server (NPS) role
  • Implement Network Access Protection (NAP)
  • Optimize File Services
  • Configure Encryption and Advanced Auditing
  • Implement Update Management
  • Monitor Windows Server 2012

 

Course Outline

  • Module 1: Deploying and Maintaining Server Images
  • Lab : Using Windows Deployment Services to Deploy Windows Server 2012
  • Module 2: Configuring and Troubleshooting Domain Name System
  • Lab : Configuring and Troubleshooting DNS
  • Module 3: Maintaining Active Directory Domain Services
  • Lab : Maintaining AD DS
  • Module 4: Managing User and Service Accounts
  • Lab : Managing User and Service Accounts
  • Module 5: Implementing a Group Policy Infrastructure
  • Lab : Implementing a Group Policy Infrastructure
  • Module 6: Managing User Desktops with Group Policy
  • Lab : Managing User Desktops with Group Policy
  • Module 7: Configuring and Troubleshooting Remote Access
  • Lab : Configuring Remote Access
  • Lab : Configuring DirectAccess
  • Module 8: Installing, Configuring, and Troubleshooting the Network Policy Server Role
  • Lab : Installing and Configuring a Network Policy Server
  • Module 9: Implementing Network Access Protection
  • Lab : Implementing NAP
  • Module 10: Optimizing File Services
  • Lab : Configuring Quotas and File Screening Using FSRM
  • Lab : Implementing DFS
  • Module 11: Configuring Encryption and Advanced Auditing
  • Lab : Configuring Encryption and Advanced Auditing
  • Module 12: Implementing Update Management
  • Lab : Implementing Update Management
  • Module 13: Monitoring Windows Server 2012
  • Lab : Monitoring Windows Server 2012