In this course, students learn how to design the installation, configuration, and maintenance of
Windows 8. Two unique features of this course are integration of cloud services and Windows Intune.
The skills in this course are suitable for small or enterprise environments.
This course is intended for experienced information technology (IT) professionals that remotely
manage and maintain Windows desktops and devices, and desktop support technicians and IT
consultants who support small and medium-sized organizations.
Plan, select, and implement appropriate methods for managing Windows 8.
Manage user authentication and intranet connectivity for Windows 8.
Configure cloud services and deploy Windows Intune.
Implement encryption and endpoint security.
Plan a recovery solution for Windows 8.
Design a recovery solution for Windows 8.
Two years of experience in the IT field managing and maintaining Windows client operating
Two years of experience performing:
Windows application installation and support
Network configuration in Windows
Windows operating system installation and updates
An understanding of how Windows client computers integrate with server computers
Module 1: Planning and Implementing Management of Windows 8
Local and Remote Management of Windows 8
Using Windows PowerShell for Management
Using Group Policy for Management
Additional Tools for Managing Windows 8
Module 2: Designing and Implementing an Installation Strategy
Determining a Deployment Strategy for Windows 8
Planning a Migration Strategy to Windows 8
Planning and Implementing Additional Windows 8 Deployment Methods
Planning for Operating System Virtualization
Module 3: Planning and Implementing Authentication for Windows 8
Overview of User Authentication
Overview of Domain-Based Security
Module 4: Planning and Implementing IP Addressing and Intranet
Designing IPv4 Addressing
Designing IPv6 Addressing
Overview of Wired Network Connectivity
Designing Wireless Network Connectivity
Securing Network Connectivity with Windows Firewall
Module 5: Implementing an Application Strategy for Windows 8
Designing Application Deployment
Planning an Application Compatibility Strategy
Managing Windows 8 Apps
Module 6: Planning and Implementing a Solution for User Settings
Managing User Profiles
Overview of UE-V
Deploying and Using UE-V
Module 7: Configuring Cloud Services
Overview of Cloud Services
Overview of Office 365
Module 8: Implementing Windows Intune
Introduction to Windows Intune
Deploying Windows Intune Clients
Basic Windows Intune Administration
Module 9: Managing Computers by Using Windows Intune
Working with Policies and Updates
Deploying Software with Windows Intune
Module 10: Planning and Implementing Access to File and Print
Managing Local Storage
Planning Access to File Shares
Planning File Caching
Planning, Installing and Configuring Printing
Module 11: Planning and Implementing Encryption for Windows 8
Planning and Implementing BitLocker
Module 12: Designing and Implementing Endpoint Security for Windows
Planning an Update Strategy
Implementing Virus and Malware Protection
Module 13: Designing and Implementing Extranet Connectivity
Configuring Virtual Private Networks for Windows 8
Planning Direct Access for Windows 8
Managing Mobile Devices
Module 14: Planning and Implementing a Recovery Solution
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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.
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