20743 Upgrading Your Skills to Windows Server 2016 MCSA

This course explains how to implement & configure new Windows Server 2016 features. This course is for IT professionals who want to upgrade their technical skills from Windows Server 2008 or Windows Server 2012 to Windows Server 2016.
20743 Upgrading Your Skills to Windows Server 2016 MCSA

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Learning Objectives

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

    Course Outline

    1 - Installing & Configuring Windows Server 2016
  • Introducing Windows Server 2016
  • Installing Windows Server 2016
  • Configuring Windows Server 2016
  • Preparing for upgrades and migrations
  • Migrating server roles and workloads
  • Windows Server activation models
  • Lab : Installing and configuring Server Core
  • 2 - Overview of Storage in Windows Server 2016
  • Overview of storage in Windows Server 2016
  • Implementing Data Deduplication
  • Configuring iSCSI storage
  • Configuring the Storage Spaces feature in Windows Server 2016
  • Lab : Implementing and managing storage
  • 3 - Implementing Directory Services
  • Deploying AD DS domain controllers
  • Implementing service accounts
  • What is Azure AD?
  • Lab: Implementing and Managing AD DS
  • 4 - Implementing AD FS
  • Overview of AD FS
  • Deploying AD FS
  • Implementing AD FS for a single organization
  • Implementing Web Application Proxy
  • Implementing SSO with Microsoft online services
  • Lab : Implementing AD FS
  • Lab : Implementing Web Application Proxy
  • 5 - Implementing Network Services
  • Overview of networking enhancements
  • Implementing IPAM
  • Managing IP address spaces with IPAM
  • Lab : Implementing network services
  • 6 - Implementing Hyper-V
  • Configuring the Hyper-V role in Windows Server 2016
  • Configuring Hyper-V storage
  • Configuring Hyper-V networking
  • Configuring Hyper-V virtual machines
  • Lab: Implementing server virtualization with Hyper-V
  • 7 - Configuring Advanced Network Features
  • Overview of high-performance networking features
  • Configuring advanced Hyper-V networking features
  • Lab: Configuring advanced Hyper-V networking features
  • 8 - Implementing Software Defined Networking
  • Overview of SDN
  • Implementing network virtualization
  • Implementing Network Controller
  • Lab : Deploying Network Controller
  • 9 - Implementing Remote Access
  • Remote access overview
  • Implementing DirectAccess
  • Implementing a virtual private network (VPN)
  • Lab: Implementing DirectAccess
  • 10 - Deploying & Managing Windows Server & Hyper-V Containers
  • Overview of containers in Windows Server 2016
  • Preparing for containers
  • Installing, configuring, and managing containers by using Docker
  • Lab : Installing and configuring containers
  • 11 - Implementing Failover Clustering
  • Overview of failover clustering
  • Implementing a failover cluster
  • Configuring highly-available applications and services on a failover cluster
  • Maintaining a failover cluster
  • Implementing a stretch cluster
  • Lab: Implementing failover clustering
  • 12 - Implementing Failover Clustering with Windows Server 2016 Hyper-V
  • Overview of the integration of Hyper-V Server 2016 with failover clustering
  • Implementing Hyper-V virtual machines on failover clusters
  • Implementing Windows Server 2016 Hyper-V virtual machine migration
  • Implementing the Hyper-V Replica feature
  • Lab: Implementing failover clustering with Windows Server 2016 Hyper-V
  • Actual course outline may vary depending on offering center. Contact your sales representative for more information.

    Who is it For?

    Target Audience

    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.

    Other Prerequisites

    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.

    20743 Upgrading Your Skills to Windows Server 2016 MCSA

    $2,975 | This course is SATV-Eligible
    Course Length : 5 Days (40 Hours)
     

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