Upg MCITP/SA to MCSE 2012: Server Infrastructure

Upg MCITP/SA to MCSE 2012: Server Infrastructure

Overview

NETWORK-ZONE offers this upgrade course which is designed for those who wish to update their technical knowledge from Windows Server 2008 to Windows Server 2012. The course offers insights to the new features of Windows Server 2012 networking infrastructure, management, storage, Hyper-V, access control, identity federation and high availability. Specific technologies to be covered include Microsoft Online Backup, Dynamic Access Control, Failover Clustering and changes in Hyper-V and Active Directory.

Schedule for Upg MCITP/SA to MCSE 2012: Server Infrastructure

   

Course Content Exam #
Upgrading Your Skills to MCSA Windows Server 2012  70-417
Designing and Implementing a Server Infrastructure  70-413
Implementing an Advance Server Infrastructure  70-414

 

Upgrading Your Skills to MCSA Windows Server 2012

Overview

This version of this course is built on the final release version of Windows Server 2012. This 5-day instructor-led course is designed primarily for people who want to upgrade their technical skills from Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2 to Windows Server 2012. It presumes a high level of knowledge about previous Windows Server versions. This course explains new features and functionality in Windows Server 2012 around management, networking infrastructure, storage, access control, Hyper-V, high availability, and identity federation. Specific technologies covered will include Dynamic Access Control(DAC), Failover Clustering, Microsoft Online Backup and changes with Active Directory,  and Hyper-V and Active Directory Federation Services (ADFS). It is not a product upgrade course, detailing the considerations for migrating and upgrading your specific environment to Windows Server 2012. Rather, this course will update your existing knowledge and skills to Windows Server 2012. 

Duration:
40Hrs

Pre-Requisites

  • Install and configure Windows Server 2012.
  • Monitor and maintain Windows Server 2012.
  • Manage Windows Server with Windows PowerShell 3.0.
  • Manage storage for Windows Server 2012 servers.
  • Implement network services.
  • Implement Remote Access.
  • Implement Failover Clustering.
  • Implement Hyper-V.
  • Implement Failover Clustering with Hyper-V.
  • Implement Dynamic Access Control.
  • Implement Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS).
  • Plan and implement AD FS.

Course details

 Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012

  • Installing Windows Server 2012
  • Configuring Windows Server 2012
  • Configuring Remote Management for Windows Server 2012 Servers

Monitoring and Maintaining Windows Server 2012

  • Monitoring Windows Server 2012
  • Implementing Windows Server Backup
  • Implementing Server and Data Recovery

 Managing Windows Server 2012 by Using Windows PowerShell 3.0

  • Overview of Windows PowerShell 3.0
  • Using Windows PowerShell 3.0 to Manage AD DS
  • Managing Servers by Using Windows PowerShell 3.0

Managing Storage for Windows Server 2012

  • New Features in Windows Server 2012 Storage
  • Configuring iSCSI Storage
  • Configuring Storage Spaces in Windows Server 2012
  • Configuring BranchCache in Windows Server 2012

Implementing Network Services

  • Implementing DNS and DHCP Enhancements
  • Implementing IP Address Management
  • NAP Overview
  • Implementing NAP

 Implementing Remote Access

  • Overview of VPN Access
  • Overview of DirectAccess
  • Installing and Configuring DirectAccess Components

 Implementing Failover Clustering

  • Overview of Failover Clustering
  • Implementing a Failover Cluster
  • Configuring Highly-Available Applications and Services on a Failover Cluster
  • Maintaining a Failover Cluster
  • Implementing a Multisite Failover Cluster

Implementing Hyper-V

  • Configuring Hyper-V Servers
  • Configuring Hyper-V Storage
  • Configuring Hyper-V Networking
  • Configuring Hyper-V Virtual Machines

 Implementing Failover Clustering with Hyper-V

  • Overview of the Integration of Hyper-V Server 2012 with Failover Clustering
  • Implementing Hyper-V Virtual Machines on Failover Clusters
  • Implementing Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V Virtual Machine Movement
  • Managing Hyper-V Virtual Environments by Using Virtual Machine Manager

 Implementing Dynamic Access Control

  • Overview of Dynamic Access Control
  • Planning for a Dynamic Access Control Implementation
  • Implementing and Configuring Dynamic Access Control

 Implementing Active Directory Domain Services

  • Deploying AD DS Domain Controllers
  • Configuring AD DS Domain Controllers
  • Implementing Service Accounts
  • Implementing Group Policy in AD DS
  • Maintaining AD DS

 Implementing Active Directory Federation Services

  • Overview of AD FS
  • Deploying AD FS
  • Implementing AD FS for a Single Organization
  • Deploying AD FS in a B2B Federation Scenario

Designing and Implementing a Server Infrastructure (70-413)

Overview

This 5-day instructor-led course provides you with the skills and knowledge needed to plan, design, and deploy a physical and logical Windows Server 2012 with Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) infrastructure. The course also provides the skills to perform name resolution, application integration, optimization of automate remediation, and maintenance of network services.

Duration:
40Hrs

Pre-Requisites

  • A good understanding of Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) fundamentals and networking concepts.
  • A good working knowledge of both Windows Server 2012 and AD DS. For example, domain user accounts, domain vs. local user accounts, user profiles, and group membership.
  • A good understanding of both scripts and batch files.
  • A solid understanding of security concepts, such as authentication and authorization.
  • Ability to work in a team or a virtual team.
  • Knowledge equivalent to Windows 2012 MCSA.

Course Details
Planning a Server Upgrade and Migration

  • Upgrade and Migration Considerations
  • Creating a Server Upgrade and Migration Plan
  • Planning for Virtualization

Planning and Implementing a Server Deployment Infrastructure

  • Selecting an Appropriate Server Imaging Strategy
  • Selecting a Deployment Automation Strategy
  • Implementing an Automated Deployment Strategy

Designing and Maintaining an IP Configuration and Address Management Solution

  • Designing and Implementing DHCP
  • Planning and Implementing DHCP Scopes
  • Planning and Implementing an IPAM Provisioning Strategy

Designing and Implementing Name Resolution

  • Designing a Domain Name System (DNS) Server Implementation Strategy
  • Designing the DNS Namespace
  • Designing and Implementing DNS Zones
  • Designing and Configuring DNS Zone Replication and Delegation
  • Optimizing DNS Servers
  • Designing DNS for High Availability and Security

Designing and Implementing an Active Directory Domain Services Forest and Domain Infrastructure

  • Designing an AD DS Forest
  • Designing and Implementing AD DS Forest Trusts
  • Designing and Implementing AD DS Domains
  • Designing DNS Namespaces in AD DS Environments
  • Designing AD DS Domain Trusts

Designing and Implementing an Active Directory Organizational Unit Infrastructure

  • Planning the Active Directory Administrative Tasks Delegation Model
  • Designing the OU Structure
  • Designing and Implementing an Active Directory Group Strategy

Designing and Implementing a Group Policy Object Strategy

  • Gathering the Information Required for a GPO Design
  • Designing and Implementing GPOs
  • Designing GPO Processing
  • Planning Group Policy Management

Designing and Implementing an Active Directory Domain Services Topology

  • Designing and Implementing AD DS Sites
  • Designing AD DS Replication
  • Designing the Placement of Domain Controllers
  • Virtualization Considerations for Domain Controllers
  • Designing Highly Available Domain Controllers

Planning and Implementing File Services

  • Planning and Implementing DFS
  • Planning and Implementing BranchCache
  • Planning and Implementing Dynamic Access Control

Designing and Implementing Network Access Services

  • Designing and Implementing Remote Access Services
  • Designing RADIUS Authentication by Using NPS
  • Designing a Perimeter Network
  • Planning and Implementing DirectAccess

Designing and Implementing Network Protection

  • Overview of Network Security Design
  • Identifying and Mitigating Common Network Security Threats
  • Designing and Implementing a Windows Firewall Strategy
  • Designing and Implementing a NAP Infrastructure

Implementing an Advanced Server Infrastructure (70-414)

Overview

In this course, students will learn how to plan and implement some of the more advanced features available in Windows Server 2012. Course 20413B is a prerequisite course for Course 20414B.

Duration:
40Hrs

Pre-Requisites

  • TCP/IP and networking concepts.
  • Windows Server 2012 and AD DS, including planning, designing and deploying AD DS and network infrastructure.
  • Using scripts and batch files.
  • Security concepts, such as authentication and authorization.
  • Deployment, packaging, and imaging tools.
  • Working on a team or with a virtual team.
  • Creating proposals and making budget recommendations.
  • Students should have achieved the Windows Server 2012 MCSA certification, as well as completed Course 20413B: Designing and Implementing an Enterprise Server Infrastructure, or have equivalent knowledge.

Course Details

Overview of Management in an Enterprise Data Center

  • Overview of the Enterprise Data Center
  • Overview of the Microsoft System Center 2012 Components
  • Considerations for Implementing an Enterprise Data Center

Planning and Implementing a Server Virtualization Strategy

  • Planning a VMM Deployment
  • Planning and Implementing a Server Virtualization Host Environment
  • Planning and Implementing a Network Infrastructure for Virtualization

Planning and Implementing Networks and Storage for Virtualization

  • Planning a Storage Infrastructure for Virtualization
  • Implementing a Storage Infrastructure for Virtualization
  • Planning and Implementing a Network Infrastructure for Virtualization

Planning and Deploying Virtual Machines

  • Planning Virtual Machine Configuration
  • Preparing for Virtual Machine Deployments with VMM
  • Deploying Virtual Machines

Planning and Implementing a Virtualization Administration Solution

  • lanning and Implementing Automation with System Center 2012
  • Planning and Implementing System Center 2012 Administration
  • Planning and Implementing Self-Service Options in System Center 2012

Planning and Implementing a Server Monitoring Strategy

  • Planning Monitoring in Windows Server 2012
  • Overview of System Center Operations Manager
  • Planning and Configuring Management Packs
  • Planning and Configuration Notifications and Reporting
  • Configuring Integration with VMM

Planning and Implementing High Availability for File Services and Applications

  • Planning and Implementing Storage Spaces
  • Planning and Implementing Distributed File System (DFS)
  • Planning and Implementing Network Load Balancing (NLB)

Planning and Implementing a High Availability Infrastructure Using Failover Clustering

  • Planning an Infrastructure for Failover Clustering
  • Implementing Failover Clustering
  • Integrating Failover Clustering with Server Virtualization
  • Planning a Multisite Failover Cluster

Planning and Implementing Server Update Infrastructure

  • Planning and Implementing a WSUS Deployment
  • Planning Software Updates with System Center 2012 Configuration Manager
  • Planning and Implementing Updates in a Server Virtualization Infrastructure
  • Planning and Implementing Virtual Machine Backup and Recovery

Planning and Implementing a Business Continuity Strategy

  • Overview of Business Continuity Planning
  • Planning and Implementing Backup Strategies
  • Planning and Implementing Recovery
  • Planning and Implementing Backup and Recovery of Virtual Machines

Planning and Implementing an Public Key Infrastructure

  • Planning and Implementing Deployment of a Certification Authority
  • Planning and Implementing Certificate Templates
  • Planning and Implementing Certificate Distribution and Revocation
  • Planning and Implementing Key Archival and Recovery

Planning and Implementing an Identity Federation Infrastructure

  • Planning and Implementing an Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS) Server Infrastructure
  • Planning and Implementing AD FS Claims Providers and Relying Parties
  • Planning and Implementing AD FS Claims and Claim Rules

Planning and Implementing an Information Rights Management Infrastructure

  • Planning and Implementing an AD RMS Cluster
  • Planning and Implementing AD RMS Templates and Policies

 

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