Migrating from Windows Server 2003 to Windows Server 2012 Technical Workshop

Duration: 
2 days
Codes: 
SVR0312
Versions: 
2012,2003

Overview

This course is part 1 of a 10 day Boot Camp which will help you to build your hands-on skills and prepare for the MCSA: Windows Server 2012 certification exams.

Audience

IT professionals with at least two years of hands-on experience implementing and administering network and desktop operating systems; Systems engineers, network engineers, systems analysts, network analysts, and technical consultants who want to prepare for their MCSA: Windows Server 2012 credential in an accelerated format ; MCSAs on Windows Server 2008.

Skills Gained

  • Evaluate an existing Windows Server 2003 estate
  • Plan the migration process
  • Assess the requirement for cloud services
  • Understand whether to upgrade, migrate or replace an application role
  • Migrate Active Directory
  • Migrate Network Services
  • Migrate File and Print services
  • Migrate Windows Server Update Services

Prerequisites

Technical knowledge of Windows operating systems.

  • Basic understanding of Microsoft workloads.
  • Ideally some data protection experience in one or more of the following areas: Active Directory, File Servers, Print Servers and application services

Course Outline

Please note that part 1 of this 10 day Fast Track (GK6436) covers the M20410 and M20411. Delegates will be booked on to the standard M20412 to complete the remaining 5 days study.

M20410 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

M20410 Module 2: Introduction to Active Directory Domain Services

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

M20410 Module 3: Managing Active Directory Domain Services Objects

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

M20411 Module 1: Deploying and Maintaining Server Images

  • Overview of Windows Deployment Services
  • Implementing Deployment with Windows Deployment Services
  • Administering Windows Deployment Services

M20411 Module 3: Maintaining Active Directory Domain Services

  • Implementing Virtualized Domain Controllers
  • Implementing RODC
  • Administering AD DS
  • Managing the AD DS Database

M20410 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

M20410 Module 8: Implementing IPv6

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

M20410 Module 7: Implementing Domain Name System

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

M20411 Module 4: Managing User and Service Accounts

  • Automating User Account Management
  • Configuring Password-Policy and User-Account Lockout Settings
  • Configuring Managed Service Accounts

M20411 Module 2: Configuring and Troubleshooting Domain Name System

  • Installing the DNS Server Role
  • Configuring the DNS Server Role
  • Configuring DNS Zones
  • Configuring DNS Zone Transfers
  • Managing and Troubleshooting DNS

M20410 Module 9: Implementing Local Storage

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

M20410 Module 11: Implementing Group Policy

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

M20410 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

M20411 Module 5: Implementing a Group Policy Infrastructure

  • Introducing Group Policy
  • Implementing and Administering Group Policy Objects (GPOs)
  • Group Policy Scope and Group Policy Processing
  • Troubleshooting the Application of GPOs

M20411 Module 6: Managing User Desktops with Group Policy

  • Implementing Administrative Templates
  • Configuring Folder Redirection and Scripts
  • Configuring Group Policy Preferences
  • Managing Software with Group Policy

M20411 Module 7: Configuring and Troubleshooting Remote Access

  • Configuring Network Access
  • Configuring Virtual Private Network (VPN) Access
  • Overview of Network Policies
  • Troubleshooting Routing and Remote Access
  • Configuring DirectAccess

M20411 Module 8: Installing, Configuring, and Troubleshooting the Network Policy Server Role

  • Installing and Configuring a NPS
  • Configuring Remote Authentication Dial-In User Service (RADIUS) Clients and Servers
  • NPS Authentication Methods
  • Monitoring and Troubleshooting a NPS

M20411 Module 9: Implementing Network Access Protection

  • Overview of Network Access Protection
  • Overview of NAP Enforcement Processes
  • Configuring NAP
  • Monitoring and Troubleshooting NAP

M20410 Module 13: Implementing Server Virtualization with Hyper-V

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

M20411 Module 10: Optimizing File Services

  • Overview of FSRM
  • Using FSRM to Manage Quotas, File Screens, and Storage Reports
  • Implementing Classification and File Management Tasks
  • Overview of Distributed File System (DFS)
  • Configuring DFS Namespaces
  • Configuring and Troubleshooting Distributed File Sy

Exam

  • You Will Prepare for These Exams:
  • 70-410: Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012
  • 70-411: Administering Windows Server 2012
  • The 70-412: Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 Services exam is covered in Part 2, M20412.

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Course Location Days Cost Date
Onsite
Onsite2 1000 £1000 2018-12-11
Onsite
Onsite1 500 £500 2018-12-11
Midlands
Birmingham2 1000 £1000 2019-02-14
London
London2 1000 £1000 2019-02-14