Code: 
20410
Duration: 
1-5 Day(s)
Price: 
1450-600

Overview

This course is part one of a three-part series that provides the skills and knowledge necessary to implement a core Windows Server 2012 infrastructure in an existing enterprise environment. The three courses collectively cover implementing, managing, maintaining, and provisioning services and infrastructure in a Windows Server 2012 environment. While there is some cross-over in skills and tasks across the courses, this course primarily covers the initial implementation and configuration of core services including Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS), networking services, and Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2012 configuration.

Pre-Requisites

  • A good understanding of networking fundamentals.
  • An understanding of and experience with configuring security and administration tasks in an enterprise environment.
  • Experience supporting or configuring Windows operating system clients.
  • Good hands-on Windows client operating system experience with Windows Vista, Windows 7, or Windows 8.
  • Students would also benefit from having some previous Windows Server operating system experience.

Audience

This course is intended for Information Technology (IT) Professionals who have good Windows operating system knowledge and experience and want to acquire the skills and knowledge necessary to implement the core infrastructure services in an existing Windows Server 2012 environment.

The secondary audience consists of those seeking certification in the 70-410, Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012 exam.

Skills Gained

  • Install and Configure Windows Server 2012.
  • Describe AD DS.
  • Manage Active Directory objects.
  • Automate Active Directory administration.
  • Implement IPv4.
  • Implement Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP).
  • Implement Domain Name System (DNS).
  • Implement IPv6.
  • Implement local storage.
  • Share files and printers.
  • Implement Group Policy.
  • Use Group Policy Objects (GPOs) to secure Windows Servers.
  • Implement server virtualization using Hyper-V.

Course Specifics

Course Outline

Module 1: Deploying and Managing Windows Server 2012

  • Windows Server 2012 Overview
  • Overview of Windows Server 2012 Management
  • Installing Windows Server 2012
  • Post-Installation Configuration of Windows Server 2012
  • Introduction to Windows PowerShell

Module 2: Introduction to Active Directory Domain Services

  • Overview of AD DS
  • Overview of Domain Controllers
  • Installing a Domain Controller

Module 3: Managing Active Directory Domain Services Objects

  • Managing User Accounts
  • Managing Group Accounts
  • Managing Computer Accounts
  • Delegating Administration

Module 4: Automating Active Directory Domain Services Administration

  • Using Command-line Tools for AD DS Administration
  • Using Windows PowerShell for AD DS Administration
  • Performing Bulk Operations with Windows PowerShell

Module 5: Implementing IPv4

  • Overview of TCP/IP
  • Understanding IPv4 Addressing
  • Subnetting and Supernetting
  • Configuring and Troubleshooting IPv4

Module 6: Implementing Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol

  • Installing a DHCP Server Role
  • Configuring DHCP Scopes
  • Managing a DHCP Database
  • Securing and Monitoring DHCP

Module 7: Implementing Domain Name System

  • Name Resolution for Windows Client and Servers
  • Installing and Managing a DNS Server
  • Managing DNS Zones

Module 8: Implementing IPv6

  • Overview of IPv6
  • IPv6 Addressing
  • Coexistence with IPv6
  • IPv6 Transition Technologies

Module 9: Implementing Local Storage

  • Overview of Storage
  • Managing Disks and Volumes
  • Implementing Storage Spaces

Module 10: Implementing File and Print Services

  • Securing Files and Folders
  • Protecting Shared Files and Folders by Using Shadow Copies
  • Configuring Network Printing

Module 11: Implementing Group Policy

  • Overview of Group Policy
  • Group Policy Processing
  • Implementing a Central Store for Administrative Templates

Module 12: Securing Windows Servers Using Group Policy Objects

  • Windows Operating Systems Security Overview
  • Configuring Security Settings
  • Restricting Software
  • Configuring Windows Firewall with Advanced Security

Module 13: Implementing Server Virtualization with Hyper-V

  • Overview of Virtualization Technologies
  • Implementing Hyper-V
  • Managing Virtual Machine Storage
  • Managing Virtual Networks

Thinking about Onsite?

If you need training for 3 or more people, you should ask us about onsite training. Putting aside the obvious location benefit, content can be customised to better meet your business objectives and more can be covered than in a public classroom. It's a cost effective option.

Submit an enquiry from any page on this site, and let us know you are interested in the requirements box, or simply mention it when we contact you.

Scheduled Dates

  • Location
    Cost
    Duration
    Start Date
     
London (Central)
  • London
    1850
    5
    26 Jan 15
  • London
    1935
    5
    02 Feb 15
  • London
    1935
    5
    09 Feb 15
  • London
    1935
    5
    16 Feb 15
  • London
    1850
    5
    23 Feb 15
  • London
    1935
    5
    02 Mar 15
  • London
    1935
    5
    09 Mar 15
  • London
    1935
    5
    16 Mar 15
  • London
    1935
    5
    23 Mar 15
  • London
    1935
    5
    13 Apr 15
  • London
    1935
    5
    20 Apr 15
  • London
    1935
    5
    11 May 15
  • London
    1935
    5
    18 May 15
  • London
    1935
    5
    01 Jun 15
  • London
    1935
    5
    15 Jun 15
  • London (Greater)
    • London
      1695
      5
      16 Feb 15
    • London
      1695
      5
      09 Mar 15
    • Manchester (Greater)
      • Manchester
        1935
        5
        02 Feb 15
      • Manchester
        1935
        5
        23 Mar 15
      • Manchester
        1935
        5
        20 Apr 15
      • Manchester
        1935
        5
        11 May 15
      • Manchester
        1935
        5
        08 Jun 15
      • Edinburgh
        • Edinburgh
          1935
          5
          02 Feb 15
        • Edinburgh
          1935
          5
          18 May 15
        • Glasgow
          • Glasgow
            1935
            5
            02 Mar 15
          • Glasgow
            1935
            5
            01 Jun 15
          • Berkshire
            • Wokingham
              1695
              5
              02 Feb 15
            • Reading
              600
              1
              12 Mar 15
            • Reading
              1935
              5
              30 Mar 15
            • Reading
              1935
              5
              01 Jun 15
            • Aberdeenshire
              • Aberdeen
                1935
                5
                30 Mar 15
              • Aberdeen
                1935
                5
                11 May 15
              • Aberdeen
                1935
                5
                06 Jul 15
              • Bristol
                • Bristol
                  1935
                  5
                  01 Jun 15
                • Buckinghamshire
                  • Milton Keynes
                    1935
                    5
                    02 Mar 15
                  • Milton Keynes
                    1935
                    5
                    01 Jun 15
                  • Milton Keynes
                    1935
                    5
                    07 Sep 15
                  • Devon
                    • Exeter
                      1935
                      5
                      02 Mar 15
                    • Exeter
                      1935
                      5
                      01 Jun 15
                    • Dorset
                      • Poole
                        1450
                        5
                        23 Mar 15
                      • Hampshire
                        • Southampton
                          1695
                          5
                          02 Feb 15
                        • Leicestershire
                          • Hinckley
                            1935
                            5
                            13 Apr 15
                          • Hinckley
                            1935
                            5
                            29 Jun 15
                          • Midlands (West)
                            • Birmingham
                              1935
                              5
                              02 Feb 15
                            • Birmingham
                              1695
                              5
                              09 Mar 15
                            • Birmingham
                              1935
                              5
                              23 Mar 15
                            • Birmingham
                              1935
                              5
                              20 Apr 15
                            • Birmingham
                              1935
                              5
                              18 May 15
                            • Birmingham
                              1935
                              5
                              22 Jun 15
                            • Tyne and Wear
                              • Newcastle
                                1935
                                5
                                02 Feb 15
                              • Newcastle
                                1935
                                5
                                30 Mar 15
                              • Newcastle
                                1935
                                5
                                08 Jun 15
                              • Wiltshire
                                • Swindon
                                  1935
                                  5
                                  09 Feb 15
                                • Swindon
                                  1935
                                  5
                                  11 May 15
                                • Swindon
                                  1935
                                  5
                                  03 Aug 15
                                • Yorkshire (West)
                                  • Leeds
                                    1935
                                    5
                                    02 Mar 15
                                  • Leeds
                                    1935
                                    5
                                    18 May 15
                                  • Leeds
                                    1935
                                    5
                                    06 Jul 15

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