Upgrading Your Skills to MCSA Windows Server 2012

Upgrading Your Skills to MCSA Windows Server 2012

Course Code: ITIC20417
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 (includes Free Microsoft Official Courseware – valued at $250 and Microsoft Exam valued at $206)

Book Course

 

Exam: 70-417 Upgrading Your Skills to MCSA Windows Server 2012
Credit towards Certifications: Microsoft Certified Solution Associate (MCSA): Windows Server 2012

Course Overview

This instructor-led course is designed primarily for people who want to upgrade their technical skills from Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2 to Windows Server 2012. It presumes a high level of knowledge about previous Windows Server versions.

This course explains new features and functionality in Windows Server 2012 around management, networking infrastructure, storage, access control, Hyper-V, high availability, and identity federation. Specific technologies covered will include Dynamic Access Control(DAC), Failover Clustering, Microsoft Online Backup and changes with Active Directory, and Hyper-V and Active Directory Federation Services (ADFS).

It is not a product upgrade course, detailing the considerations for migrating and upgrading your specific environment to Windows Server 2012. Rather, this course will update your existing knowledge and skills to Windows Server 2012.

This course maps directly to and is preparation material for Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA):Windows Server 2012 upgrade exam “70-417: Upgrading Your Skills to MCSA Windows Server 2012”

Who Should Attend

This course is intended for Information Technology (IT) Professionals who are already experienced Windows Server 2008 or Windows Server 2008 R2 Administrators carrying out day to day management and administrative tasks and who want to update their skills and knowledge to Windows Server 2012.

Also suitable for this course would be candidates who hold the existing Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) Windows Server 2008 credential and who want to update that to the Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) Windows Server 2012 credential by taking the upgrade exam “70-417: Upgrading Your Skills to MCSA Windows Server 2012”

Prerequisites

Before attending this course, students must have:

  • Real World hands-on experience deploying and managing Windows Server 2008 or Windows Server 2008 R2 environments
  • Experience implementing Windows Server 2008 networking technologies
  • Experience implementing Windows Server 2008 Active Directory technologies
  • Experience implementing Windows Server 2008 server virtualization technologies
  • Candidates attending this course are expected to have obtained the MCSA Windows Server 2008 credential.

 

At Course Completion

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Install and configure Windows Server 2012.
  • Monitor and maintain Windows Server 2012.
  • Manage Windows Server with Windows PowerShell 3.0.
  • Manage storage for Windows Server 2012 servers.
  • Implement network services.
  • Implement Remote Access.
  • Implement Failover Clustering.
  • Implement Hyper-V.
  • Implement Failover Clustering with Hyper-V.
  • Implement Dynamic Access Control.
  • Implement Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS).
  • Plan and implement AD FS.

 

Course Outline

  • Module 1: Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012
  • Lab : Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012 Servers
  • Module 2: Monitoring and Maintaining Windows Server 2012
  • Lab : Monitoring and Maintaining Windows 2012 Servers
  • Module 3: Managing Windows Server 2012 by Using Windows PowerShell 3.0
  • Lab : Managing Servers Running Windows Server 2012 by Using Windows PowerShell 3.0
  • Module 4: Managing Storage for Windows Server 2012
  • Lab : Managing Storage for Servers Based on Windows Server 2012
  • Lab : Implementing BranchCache
  • Module 5: Implementing Network Services
  • Lab : Implementing Network Services
  • Module 6: Implementing Remote Access
  • Lab : Implementing DirectAccess
  • Module 7: Implementing Failover Clustering
  • Lab : Implementing Failover Clustering
  • Module 8: Implementing Hyper-V
  • Lab : Implementing Server Virtualization with Hyper-V
  • Module 9: Implementing Failover Clustering with Hyper-V
  • Lab : Implementing Failover Clustering with Hyper-V
  • Module 10: Implementing Dynamic Access Control
  • Lab : Implementing Dynamic Access Control
  • Module 11: Implementing Active Directory Domain Services
  • Lab : Implementing AD DS
  • Module 12: Implementing Active Directory Federation Services
  • Lab : Implementing AD FS

 

* Please note course schedules are subject to changes, please check with our office before register.