20740 Installation, Storage, and Compute with Windows Server 2016
8/2/2021 - 8/6/20219/13/2021 - 9/17/202110/25/2021 - 10/29/2021COURSE LENGTH:
9:00am - 4:30pm
This five-day course is designed primarily for IT professionals who have some experience with Windows Server. It is designed for professionals who will be responsible for managing storage and compute by using Windows Server 2016, and who need to understand the scenarios, requirements, and storage and compute options that are available and applicable to Windows Server 2016.
AUDIENCE AND PREREQUISITES
This course is intended for IT professionals who have some experiencing working with Windows Server, and who are looking for a single five-day course that covers storage and compute technologies in Windows Server 2016. This course will help them update their knowledge and skills related to storage and compute for Windows Server 2016.
Candidates suitable for this course would be:
- Windows Server administrators who are relatively new to Windows Server administration and related technologies, and who want to learn more about the storage and compute features in Windows Server 2016
- IT professionals with general IT knowledge, who are looking to gain knowledge about Windows Server, especially around storage and compute technologies in Windows Server 2016.
The secondary audience for this course is IT professionals looking to take the Microsoft 70-740 certification exam, Installation, Storage and Compute with Windows Server 2016.
Before attending this course, students must have:
FOLLOW UP COURSES
- A basic understanding of networking fundamentals.
- An awareness and understanding of security best practices.
- An understanding of basic AD DS concepts.
- Basic knowledge of server hardware.
- Experience supporting and configuring Windows client operating systems such as Windows 8 or Windows 10.
*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. If the course is under the minimum enrollment the course may run as 4 day class (Bootcamp Style). For more information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 207-775-0244.
Module 1: Installing, upgrading, and migrating servers and workloads Introducing Windows Server 2016 Preparing and installing Nano Server and Server Core Preparing for upgrades and migrations Migrating server roles and workloads Windows Server activation models Lab : Installing and configuring Nano ServerModule 2: Configuring local storage Managing disks in Windows Server 2016 Managing volumes in Windows Server 2016 Lab : Managing disks and volumes in Windows Server 2016Module 3: Implementing enterprise storage solutions Overview of DAS, NAS, and SANs Comparing Fibre Channel, iSCSI, and Fibre Channel over Ethernet Understanding iSNS, DCB, and MPIO Configuring sharing in Windows Server 2016 Lab : Planning and configuring storage technologies and componentsModule 4: Implementing Storage Spaces and Data Deduplication Implementing Storage Spaces Managing Storage Spaces Implementing Data Deduplication Lab : Implementing Storage Spaces Lab : Implementing Data DeduplicationModule 5: Installing and configuring Hyper-V and virtual machines Overview of Hyper-V Installing Hyper-V Configuring storage on Hyper-V host servers Configuring networking on Hyper-V host servers Configuring Hyper-V virtual machines Managing Hyper-V virtual machines Lab : Installing and configuring Hyper-VModule 6: Deploying and managing Windows and Hyper-V containers Overview of containers in Windows Server 2016 Deploying Windows Server and Hyper-V containers Installing, configuring, and managing containers Lab : Installing and configuring containersModule 7: Overview of high availability and disaster recovery Defining levels of availability Planning high availability and disaster recovery solutions with Hyper-V virtual machines Backing up and restoring the Windows Server 2016 operating system and data by using Windows Server B High availability with failover clustering in Windows Server 2016 Lab : Planning and implementing a high availability and disaster recovery solutionModule 8: Implementing failover clustering Planning a failover cluster Creating and configuring a new failover cluster Maintaining a failover cluster Troubleshooting a failover cluster Implementing site high availability with stretch clustering Lab : Implementing a failover cluster Lab : Managing a failover clusterModule 9: Implementing failover clustering with Windows Server 2016 Hyper-V Overview of integrating Hyper-V in Windows Server 2016 with failover clustering Implementing Hyper-V VMs on failover clusters Key features for virtual machines in a clustered environment Lab : Implementing failover clustering with Hyper-VModule 10: Implementing Network Load Balancing Overview of NLB Configuring an NLB cluster Planning an NLB implementation Lab : Implementing an NLBModule 11: Creating and managing deployment images Introduction to deployment images Creating and managing deployment images by using MDT Virtual machine environments for different workloads Lab : Using MDT to deploy Windows Server 2016Module 12: Managing, monitoring, and maintaining virtual machine installations WSUS overview and deployment options Update management process with WSUS Overview of PowerShell DSC Overview of Windows Server 2016 monitoring tools Using Performance Monitor Monitoring Event Logs Lab : Implementing WSUS and deploying updates Lab : Monitoring and troubleshooting Windows Server 2016