20743 Upgrading Your Skills to MCSA: Windows Server 2016
8/24/2020 - 8/28/2020COURSE LENGTH:
9:00am - 4:30pm
This five-day, instructor-led course explains how to implement and configure new Windows Server 2016 features and functionality. This course is for information technology (IT) professionals who want to upgrade their technical skills from Windows Server 2008 or Windows Server 2012 to Windows Server 2016. This course presumes a high level of knowledge about previous Windows Server technologies and skills equivalent to the Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA): Windows Server 2008 or Windows Server 2012 credential.
AUDIENCE AND PREREQUISITES
This course is not a product-upgrade course, detailing considerations for migrating and upgrading studentsí specific environment to Windows Server 2016. Rather, this course provides updates to students' existing Windows Server knowledge and skills, as they pertain to Windows Server 2016.
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:
PREREQUISITE COURSESFOLLOW UP COURSES
- 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 Windows Server virtualization technologies and implementation.
- Knowledge equivalent to the MCSA credentials of Windows Server 2008 or Windows Server 2012.
*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 and 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 CoreModule 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 storageModule 3: Implementing Directory Services Deploying Active Directory domain controllers Implementing service accounts Azure AD Lab : Implementing and Managing AD DSModule 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 ProxyModule 5: Implementing network services Overview of networking enhancements Implementing IPAM Managing IP address spaces with IPAM Lab : Implementing network servicesModule 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-VModule 7: Configuring advanced networking features Overview of high-performance networking features Configuring advanced Hyper-V networking features Lab : Configuring advanced Hyper-V networking featuresModule 8: Implementing Software Defined Networking Overview of SDN Implementing network virtualization Implementing Network Controller Lab : Deploying Network ControllerModule 9: Implementing remote access Remote access overview Implementing DirectAccess Implementing VPN Lab : Implementing DirectAccessModule 10: Deploying and managing Windows Server and Hyper-V containers Overview of containers in Windows Server 2016 Preparing for containers Installing, configuring, and managing containers by using DockerModule 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 clusteringModule 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 Hyper-V Replica Lab : Implementing failover clustering with Windows Server 2016 Hyper-V