Administering Windows Server 2012

Course information
Price: SAR 5,625.00
Day(s): 5
Course Code: M20411
GTC: 15

Overview

This version of this course 20411A utilizes pre-release software in the virtual machines for the labs. The five day course is part two, of a series of three courses, which provide the skills and knowledge necessary to implement a core Windows Server 2012 Infrastructure in an existing enterprise environment. The three courses in total will collectively cover implementing, managing, maintaining and provisioning services and infrastructure in a Windows Server 2012 environment. While there is some cross-over in skillset and tasks across the courses this course will primarily cover the administration tasks necessary to maintain a Windows Server 2012 infrastructure, such as user and group management, network access and data security. This course is also preparation material, and maps directly to, Exam 70-412: Administering Windows Server 2012.

Pre-Requisites

  • At least one years experience working with Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2 or Windows Server 2012.
  • Good knowledge and understanding of Active Directory and Networking Infrastructure
  • Knowledge equivalent to the learning's covered in the “20410A:Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012” course, as this course will build upon that knowledge

Content

  • Module 1: Implementing a Group Policy Infrastructure
  • Understanding Group Policy
  • Implement GPOs
  • Manage Group Policy Scope
  • Group Policy Processing
  • Troubleshooting Policy Application
  • Lab: Implementing a Group Policy Infrastructure
  • Module 2: Managing User Desktops with Group Policy
  • Implement Administrative Templates
  • Configure Group Policy Preferences
  • Manage Software with GPSI
  • Lab: Managing User Desktops with Group Policy
  • Module 3: Managing User and Service Accounts
  • Create and Administer User Accounts
  • Configure User Object Attributes
  • Automate User Account Creation
  • Configure Managed Service Accounts
  • Lab: Managing User and Service Accounts
  • Module 4: Maintaining Active Directory Domain Services
  • Implementing Virtualized Domain Controllers
  • Implementing Read Only Domain Controllers
  • Administering AD DS
  • Managing the AD DS Database
  • Lab: Maintaining Active Directory Domain Services
  • Module 5: Configuring and Troubleshooting DNS
  • Installing the DNS Server Role
  • Configuring the DNS Server Role
  • Configuring DNS Zones
  • Configuring DNS Zone Transfers
  • Managing and Troubleshooting DNS
  • Lab: Configuring and Troubleshooting DNS
  • Module 6: Configuring and Troubleshooting Remote Access
  • Configuring Network Access
  • Configuring VPN Access
  • Overview of Network Policies
  • Troubleshooting Routing and Remote Access
  • Configuring DirectAccess
  • Lab: Configuring and Troubleshooting Remote Access
  • Module 7: Installing, Configuring, and Troubleshooting the Network Policy Server role
  • Installing and Configuring a Network Policy Server
  • Configuring RADIUS Clients and Servers
  • NPS Authentication Methods
  • Monitoring and Troubleshooting a Network Policy Server
  • Lab: Installing and Configuring a Network Policy Server
  • Module 8: Implementing Network Access Protection
  • Overview of Network Access Protection
  • How NAP Works
  • Configuring NAP
  • Monitoring and Troubleshooting NAP
  • Lab: Implementing Network Access Protection
  • Module 9: Optimizing File Services
  • Overview of FSRM
  • Using FSRM to Manage Quotas, File Screens, and Storage Reports
  • Implementing Classification Management and File Management Tasks
  • DFS Overview
  • Configuring DFS Namespaces
  • Configuring and Troubleshooting DFS Replication
  • Lab: Lab A: Configuring Quotas and File Screening Using FSRM
  • Lab: Lab B: Configuring DFS Namespaces and Replication
  • Module 10: Configuring Encryption and Advanced Auditing
  • Encrypting Network Files with EFS
  • Configuring Advanced Auditing
  • Lab: Lab A: Encrypting and Recovering Files
  • Lab: Lab B: Implementing Advanced Audit Policy Configuration
  • Module 11: Monitoring Windows Server 2012
  • Monitoring Tools
  • Using Performance Monitor
  • Monitoring Event Logs
  • Lab: Monitoring Windows Server 2012#
  • Module 12: Deploying and Maintaining Server Images
  • Overview of WDS
  • Implementing Deployment with WDS
  • Administering WDS
  • Lab: Deploying and Maintaining Server Images Using Windows Deployment Services
  • Module 13: Implementing Update Management
  • Overview of WSUS
  • Deploying Updates with WSUS
  • Lab: Implementing Update Management

Objectives

  • Implementing a Group Policy Infrastructure
  • Managing User Desktops with Group Policy
  • Managing User and Service Accounts
  • Maintaining Active Directory Domain Services
  • Configuring and Troubleshooting DNS
  • Configuring and Troubleshooting Remote Access
  • Installing, Configuring, and Troubleshooting the Network Policy Server role
  • Implementing Network Access Protection
  • Optimizing File Services
  • Configuring Encryption and Advanced Auditing
  • Monitoring Windows Server 2012
  • Deploying and Maintaining Server Images
  • Implementing Update Management

Target Audience

This course is intended for Information Technology (IT) Professionals who are already very experienced system administrators working in a Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2 or Windows Server 2012 environment and wish to acquire the skills and knowledge necessary to be able to manage and maintain the core infrastructure required for a Windows Server 2012 environment. The key focus for students in this course is to broaden the initial deployment of Windows Server 2012 services and infrastructure and provide the skills necessary to manage and maintain a domain based Windows Server 2012 environment, such as user and group management, network access and data security. A secondary audience for this course will be candidates looking to take Exam 70-411: Administering Windows Server 2012, or are aspiring to acquire the Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) credential, either in its own right, or in order to proceed in acquiring the Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) credentials, for which the MCSA credential is a pre-requisite.

Schedule
Course Details
Guaranteed Event 12 Mar - 16 Mar, 2017 Dubai-Knowledge Village
Guaranteed Event 12 Mar - 16 Mar, 2017
Virtual Training
19 Mar - 23 Mar, 2017 Riyadh
19 Mar - 23 Mar, 2017
Virtual Training
Guaranteed Event 26 Mar - 30 Mar, 2017 Cairo-Sheraton
Guaranteed Event 26 Mar - 30 Mar, 2017
Virtual Training
02 Apr - 06 Apr, 2017 Abu Dhabi

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All course dates
Date & Location Language Ver Delivery Method
March
Guaranteed Event 12 Mar - 16 Mar, 2017 Dubai-Knowledge Village Public Schedule
Guaranteed Event 12 Mar - 16 Mar, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual & Classroom
19 Mar - 23 Mar, 2017 Riyadh Public Schedule
19 Mar - 23 Mar, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual & Classroom
Guaranteed Event 26 Mar - 30 Mar, 2017 Cairo-Sheraton Public Schedule
Guaranteed Event 26 Mar - 30 Mar, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual & Classroom
April
02 Apr - 06 Apr, 2017 Abu Dhabi Public Schedule
09 Apr - 13 Apr, 2017 Dubai-Knowledge Village Public Schedule
30 Apr - 04 May, 2017 Riyadh Public Schedule
May
14 May - 18 May, 2017
Burj Doha - West Bay
Public Schedule
June
04 Jun - 08 Jun, 2017 Cairo-Sheraton Public Schedule
04 Jun - 08 Jun, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual & Classroom
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February
27 Feb - 03 Mar, 2017 NL-Nieuwegein Public Schedule
27 Feb - 03 Mar, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual & Classroom
Guaranteed Event 27 Feb - 03 Mar, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual Classroom
Guaranteed Event 27 Feb - 03 Mar, 2017 UK,Global Knowledge EN Public Schedule
Guaranteed Event 27 Feb - 03 Mar, 2017 Nieuwegein (Iepenhoeve 5) Public Schedule
Guaranteed Event 27 Feb - 03 Mar, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual & Classroom
Guaranteed Event 27 Feb - 03 Mar, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual Classroom
Guaranteed Event 27 Feb - 03 Mar, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual Classroom
Guaranteed Event 27 Feb - 03 Mar, 2017 London - Old Broad Street Public Schedule
Guaranteed Event 27 Feb - 03 Mar, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual & Classroom
March
13 Mar - 17 Mar, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual Classroom
13 Mar - 17 Mar, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual Classroom
13 Mar - 17 Mar, 2017 London - Old Broad Street Public Schedule
13 Mar - 17 Mar, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual & Classroom
20 Mar - 24 Mar, 2017 Gent - Regus (Gaston Crommenlaan 4) Public Schedule
Guaranteed Event Special Offer Late Availability 20 Mar - 24 Mar, 2017 Nieuwegein (Iepenhoeve 5) Public Schedule
Guaranteed Event Special Offer Late Availability 20 Mar - 24 Mar, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual & Classroom
27 Mar - 31 Mar, 2017 København (Hvidovre) Public Schedule
April
03 Apr - 07 Apr, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual Classroom
03 Apr - 07 Apr, 2017 Madrid Public Schedule
03 Apr - 07 Apr, 2017
Virtual Training
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Guaranteed Event 03 Apr - 07 Apr, 2017 Zoetermeer (Centrum West 21) Public Schedule
Guaranteed Event 03 Apr - 07 Apr, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual & Classroom
03 Apr - 07 Apr, 2017 Groningen (Helperpark 296) Public Schedule
03 Apr - 07 Apr, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual & Classroom
03 Apr - 07 Apr, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual Classroom
03 Apr - 07 Apr, 2017 Wokingham Public Schedule
03 Apr - 07 Apr, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual & Classroom
10 Apr - 14 Apr, 2017 Brussel City Centre (Avenue Louise 65) Public Schedule
10 Apr - 14 Apr, 2017 Nieuwegein (Iepenhoeve 5) Public Schedule
10 Apr - 14 Apr, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual & Classroom
Guaranteed Event 10 Apr - 14 Apr, 2017 Zwolle (Grote Voort 291) Public Schedule
May
01 May - 05 May, 2017 København (Hvidovre) Public Schedule
01 May - 05 May, 2017 Zoetermeer (Centrum West 21) Public Schedule
01 May - 05 May, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual & Classroom
08 May - 12 May, 2017 Mechelen (Zandvoortstraat 1) Public Schedule
08 May - 12 May, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual & Classroom
15 May - 19 May, 2017 Nieuwegein (Iepenhoeve 5) Public Schedule
15 May - 19 May, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual & Classroom
22 May - 26 May, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual Classroom
22 May - 26 May, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual Classroom
22 May - 26 May, 2017 London - Old Broad Street Public Schedule
22 May - 26 May, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual & Classroom
22 May - 26 May, 2017 Leeds Public Schedule
June
06 Jun - 10 Jun, 2017 København (Hvidovre) Public Schedule
12 Jun - 16 Jun, 2017 Groningen (Helperpark 296) Public Schedule
12 Jun - 16 Jun, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual & Classroom
12 Jun - 16 Jun, 2017 Oslo, Global Knowledge Public Schedule
19 Jun - 23 Jun, 2017 Gent - Regus (Gaston Crommenlaan 4) Public Schedule
26 Jun - 30 Jun, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual Classroom
26 Jun - 30 Jun, 2017 Nieuwegein (Iepenhoeve 5) Public Schedule
26 Jun - 30 Jun, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual & Classroom
26 Jun - 30 Jun, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual Classroom
26 Jun - 30 Jun, 2017 Wokingham Public Schedule
26 Jun - 30 Jun, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual & Classroom
26 Jun - 30 Jun, 2017 Leeds Public Schedule
July
03 Jul - 07 Jul, 2017 Zwolle (Grote Voort 291) Public Schedule
17 Jul - 21 Jul, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual Classroom
17 Jul - 21 Jul, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual Classroom
17 Jul - 21 Jul, 2017 London - Old Broad Street Public Schedule
17 Jul - 21 Jul, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual & Classroom
24 Jul - 28 Jul, 2017 Nieuwegein (Iepenhoeve 5) Public Schedule
24 Jul - 28 Jul, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual & Classroom
31 Jul - 04 Aug, 2017 Mechelen (Zandvoortstraat 1) Public Schedule
August
07 Aug - 11 Aug, 2017 København (Hvidovre) Public Schedule
September
11 Sep - 15 Sep, 2017 København (Hvidovre) Public Schedule
25 Sep - 29 Sep, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual Classroom
25 Sep - 29 Sep, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual Classroom
25 Sep - 29 Sep, 2017 London - Old Broad Street Public Schedule
25 Sep - 29 Sep, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual & Classroom
25 Sep - 29 Sep, 2017 Birmingham Public Schedule
October
16 Oct - 20 Oct, 2017 København (Hvidovre) Public Schedule
23 Oct - 27 Oct, 2017 London - Old Broad Street Public Schedule
23 Oct - 27 Oct, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual & Classroom
23 Oct - 27 Oct, 2017 Leeds Public Schedule
November
20 Nov - 24 Nov, 2017 København (Hvidovre) Public Schedule
27 Nov - 01 Dec, 2017 Wokingham Public Schedule
27 Nov - 01 Dec, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual & Classroom
27 Nov - 01 Dec, 2017 Southampton City College Public Schedule
January
15 Jan - 19 Jan, 2018 London - Old Broad Street Public Schedule
15 Jan - 19 Jan, 2018
Virtual Training
Virtual & Classroom

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