20415 Implementing a Desktop Infrastructure
CLASS DATE(s):
7/20/2020 - 7/24/2020

COURSE LENGTH: 5 Days

COURSE COST: $2495.00

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

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COURSE OVERVIEW

This 5-day instructor-led course provides you with the skills and knowledge needed to plan, design, and implement a Windows 8 desktop infrastructure. The course provides guidance on planning and deploying desktops by using several technologies such as User State Migration Tool (USMT), Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT), Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI), and more. Additionally, the course describes how to protect desktops and monitor their health and performance.

AUDIENCE AND PREREQUISITES

The course is primarily intended for IT Professionals who manage the desktop environments for organizations, and want to specialize in Windows 8 desktop deployments. These IT professionals typically work in complex computing environments of large to enterprise-sized organizations. In addition. the secondary audience for this course includes IT professionals who want to take the 70-415: Implementing an Enterprise Desktop and Device Infrastructure exam as a stand-alone, or as part of the requirement for the MCSE: Desktop Infrastructure certification. Solid understanding of TCP/IP and networking concepts
Solid knowledge of Windows and Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS
)—for example, domain user accounts, domain vs. local user accounts, user profiles, and group membership
Good understanding of scripts and batch files
Solid understanding of security concepts such as authentication and authorization
Familiarity with the client administration capabilities of Windows Server
General knowledge of management tools such as System Center 2012 Configuration
Manager, System Center 2012 Operations Manager, and System Center 2012 Data Protection Manager.
Familiarity with imaging, packaging, and operating system deployment concepts
Familiarity with certificates and Certification Authority (CA) implementation and configuration
Knowledge equivalent to Windows 2012 MCSA Experience administering Windows Server in an environment that typically has the following

 

vendor course description

*Course Cost listed does not include the cost of courseware or lunch, required in your registration. Please refer to your Enrollment Sales Order or Invoice for the additional cost. If you have any questions, please contact us (learn@vtec.org or 207-775-0244). Course is subject to minimum enrollment. Course may run as a live distance learning course if minimum is not met.

COURSE TOPICS:


Module 1: Assessing and Determining Desktop Deployment Options
Overview of the Enterprise Desktop Life Cycle
Assessing Hardware and Infrastructure Readiness for a Desktop Deployment
Using MAP to Assess Deployment Readiness
Overview of Enterprise Desktop Deployment Methods
Volume Activation Technologies for Enterprise Desktops
Lab : Assessing and Determining Desktop Deployment Options

Module 2: Planning An Image Management Strategy
Overview of Windows Image Format
Overview of Image Management
Lab : Planning an Image Management Strategy

Module 3: Implementing Desktop Security
Implementing a Centralized Desktop Security Solution
Planning and Implementing BitLocker
Planning and Implementing EFS
Lab : Configuring Desktop Security
Lab : Configuring File Encryption by Using EFS

Module 4: Capturing and Managing a Desktop Operating System Image
Overview of Windows ADK
Managing Windows PE
Building a Reference Image by Using Windows SIM and Sysprep
Capturing and Servicing a Reference Image
Configuring and Managing Windows DS
Lab : Preparing the Imaging and the Windows PE Environment
Lab : Building a Reference Image by Using Windows SIM and Sysprep
Lab : Capturing and Servicing a Reference Image
Lab : Configuring and Managing Windows DS

Module 5: Planning and Implementing User State Migration
Overview of User State Migration
Planning User State Migration by Using USMT
Migrating User State by Using USMT
Lab : Planning and Implementing User State Migration
Lab : Migrating User State by Using Hard-Link Migration

Module 6: Planning and Deploying Desktops Using the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit
Planning for the LTI Environment
Implementing MDT 2012 for LTI
Integrating Windows DS with MDT
Lab : Planning and Deploying Desktops by Using MDT

Module 7: Planning and Deploying Desktops by Using System Center 2012 Configuration Manager
Planning the ZTI Environment
Preparing the Site for Operating System Deployment
Building a Reference Image by Using a Configuration Manager Task Sequence
Deploying Client Images by Using MDT Task Sequences
Lab : Preparing the Environment for Operating System Deployment
Lab : Performing a Zero-Touch Installation by Using MDT and Configuration Manager

Module 8: Planning and Implementing a Remote Desktop Services Infrastructure
Overview of Remote Desktop Services
Planning the Remote Desktop Services Environment
Configuring a Virtual Machine–Based Desktop Infrastructure Deployment
Configuring a Session-Based Desktop Deployment
Extending the Remote Desktop Services Environment to the Internet
Lab : Planning and Implementing a Remote Desktop Services Infrastructure

Module 9: Managing User State Virtualization For Enterprise Desktops
Overview of User State Virtualization
Planning User State Virtualization
Configuring Roaming Profiles, Folder Redirection, and Offline Files
Implementing UE-V
Lab : Managing User State Virtualization for Enterprise Desktops

Module 10: Planning and Implementing an Updates Infrastructure to Support Enterprise Desktops
Planning an Updates Infrastructure for the Enterprise
Supporting Software Updates with System Center 2012 Configuration Manager
Managing Updates for Virtual Machines and Images
Using Windows Intune for Managing Software Updates
Lab : Planning and Implementing an Updates Infrastructure to Support Enterprise Desktops

Module 11: Protecting Enterprise Desktops from Malware and Data Loss
Overview of System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection
Configuring System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection Client Settings and Monitoring Status
Using Windows Intune Endpoint Protection
Protecting Desktops by Using DPM
Lab : Implementing Client Endpoint Protection
Lab : Configuring Data Protection for Client Computer Data

Module 12: Monitoring the Performance and Health of the Desktop Infrastructure
Performance and Health Monitoring for the Desktop Infrastructure
Monitoring VDI

Lab : Monitoring the Performance and Health of the Desktop Infrastructure
Configuring Performance and Reliability Monitoring of Desktops
Configuring Operations Manager for Monitoring Virtual Environments