WS-013T00 Azure Stack HCI
CLASS DATE(s):
8/4/2021 - 8/6/2021
9/15/2021 - 9/17/2021
10/27/2021 - 10/29/2021

COURSE LENGTH: 3 Days

COURSE COST: $1495.00

COURSE TIMES: 9:00am - 4:30pm

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COURSE OVERVIEW

This three-day course is intended primarily for IT Professionals who already have significant experience with managing an on-premises Windows Server environment. Its purpose is to cover advanced topics related to Windows Server software-defined datacenter, Azure Stack HCI, and other Azure Stack products. The course also describes the use of existing Microsoft System Center products to implement and manage software-defined datacenters with Windows Server 2019. This course is advanced and is designed for people that want to run their virtual workloads on Windows Server 2019 at medium-to-large scale using software-defined datacenter and hyper-converged principles.

AUDIENCE AND PREREQUISITES

This course is for IT professionals who manage on-premises Windows Server environments and want to use Azure to manage server workloads and run their virtual workloads on Windows Server 2019. They also want to use existing Microsoft System Center products to implement and manage software-defined datacenters with Windows Server 2019. Intermediate experience with managing Windows Server operating systems and Windows Server virtualized workloads in on-premises scenarios
Intermediate experience with common Windows Server management tools (implied by the first prerequisite)
Intermediate knowledge of core Microsoft compute, storage, networking, and virtualization technologies
Intermediate knowledge of Windows Server–based compute and storage high-availability technologies
Basic experience with implementing and managing Infrastructure as a service (IaaS) services in Microsoft Azure
Basic knowledge of Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)
Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft virtualization security-related technologies
Intermediate knowledge of PowerShell scripting and PowerShell Desired State Configuration (DSC)

  

*Course Cost listed does not include the cost of courseware or exam. Course is subject to a minimum enrollment to run. Course may run virtually as a Virtual Instructor-Led (VILT) class if the minimum enrollment is not met or as a 2 day class (Bootcamp Style). For more information, please contact learn@vtec.org or call 207-775-0244.

COURSE TOPICS:


Module 1: Introducing Azure Stack HCI
Overview of Azure Stack HCI
Overview of Azure Stack HCI technologies
Overview of Azure Stack HCI management tools
Overview of the Azure Stack HCI hybrid capabilities

Module 2: Operating and maintaining Azure Stack HCI
Implementing and managing workloads on Azure Stack HCI
Maintaining Azure Stack HCI
Lab : Lab B: Using Windows Admin Center in hybrid scenarios
Integrating hyperconverged infrastructure with Azure services
Managing updates to hyperconverged infrastructure

Module 3: Planning for and implementing Azure Stack HCI storage
Overview of Azure Stack HCI Storage core technologies
Planning for Storage Spaces Direct in Azure Stack HCI
Implementing a Storage Spaces Direct-based hyper-converged infrastructure
Managing Storage Spaces Direct in Azure Stack HCI
Planning for and implementing Storage QoS
Planning for and implementing Storage Replica
Lab : Implementing a Storage Spaces Direct cluster
Implementing a Storage Spaces Direct cluster by using Windows Admin Center
Implementing an Storage Spaced Direct cluster by using Windows PowerShell
Managing of a Storage Spaces Direct cluster by using Windows Admin Center and Windows PowerShell
Managing and monitoring resiliency of a Storage Spaces Direct cluster
Managing Storage Spaces Direct cluster tiers

Module 4: Planning for and implementing Azure Stack HCI networking
Overview of Azure Stack HCI core networking technologies
Overview of network virtualization and Software-Defined Networking
Planning for and implementing Switch Embedded Teaming
Planning for and implementing Datacenter Firewall
Planning for and implementing Software Load Balancing
Planning for and implementing RAS Gateways
Lab : Lab A: Deploying Software-Defined Networking
Deploying Software-Defined Networking by using PowerShell
Managing virtual networks by using Windows Admin Center and PowerShell
Implementing SDN Access Control List by using Windows Admin Center
Implementing SDN Software Load Balancing by using Windos Admin Center and Windows PowerShell