After completing this course, students will be able to:
• Install and configure Windows Server 2016.
• Describe storage in Windows Server 2016.
• Implement directory services.
• Implement Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS).
• Describe networking.
• Implement Hyper-V.
• Configure advanced networking features.
• Implement software-defined networking.
• Implement remote access.
• Deploy and manage Windows and Hyper-V containers.
• Implement failover clustering.
• Implement failover clustering by using virtual machines.Course Details
• Module 1: Installing and configuring Windows Server 2016
o This module explains how to install and perform post-installation configuration of Windows Server 2016 servers.
• Module 2: Overview of storage in Windows Server 2016 (adapted)
o This module explains how to configure storage in Windows Server 2016.
• Module 3: Implementing Directory Services (adapted)
o This module explains how to implement the Directory Services feature.
• Module 4: Implementing network services (adapted)
o This module explains how to configure advanced features for Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) and configure IP Address Management (IPAM).
• Module 5: Implementing Hyper-V
o This module explains how to install and configure Hyper-V virtual machines.
• Module 6: Implementing failover clustering with Windows Server 2016 Hyper-V (adapted)
o This module explains how to deploy and manage Hyper-V virtual machines in a failover cluster.
• Module 7: Introduction to Azure
o This module introduces cloud solutions in general and then focuses on the services that Azure offers. The module goes on to describe the portals that you can use to manage Azure subscriptions and services before introducing Windows PowerShell as a scripting solution for managing Azure. Finally, the module provides explanations and guidance for the use of Azure Resource Manager and Azure management services.
• This course is for IT professionals who are experienced Windows Server 2012 or Windows Server 2008 system administrators, with real-world experience working in a Windows Server 2008 R2 or Windows Server 2008 enterprise environment. Additionally, students should have obtained the MCSA credential for Windows Server 2008 or Windows Server 2012, or they should have equivalent knowledge.
• Additionally, IT professionals who plan to take the Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) exams might be interested in this course, as preparation for the MCSA exams, which are a prerequisite for the MCSE specialties.
Before attending this course, students must have:
• Two or more years of experience with deploying and managing Windows Server 2012 or Windows Server 2008 environments; NS experience with day-to-day Windows Server 2012 or Windows Server 2008 system-administration management and maintenance tasks.
• Experience with Windows networking technologies and implementation.
• Experience with Active Directory technologies and implementation.
• Experience with Windows Server virtualization technologies and implementation.
• Knowledge equivalent to the MCSA credentials of Windows Server 2008 or Windows Server 2012.