M20417: Upgrading Your Skills to MCSA Windows Server 2012

5 Day Course
Hands On
Official Microsoft Curriculum
Code M20417

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Overview

This version of this course, 20417A, utilizes pre-release software in the virtual machines for the labs. This five day course will cover 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), High Availability, Failover Clustering, Microsoft Online Backup and changes with Active Directory, 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, it will update your skills to Windows Server 2012. This course is also preparation material, and maps directly to, the Exam 70-417: Upgrading Your Skills to MCSA Windows Server 2012.

Objectives

Delegates will learn how to:

  • Install and Configure Servers Based on Windows Server 2012
  • Monitor and Maintain Windows Server 2012 Server
  • Manage Windows Server 2012 with Windows PowerShell 3.0
  • Manage Storage for Windows Server 2012
  • Implement Network Services
  • Implement DirectAccess
  • Implement Failover Clustering
  • Implement Hyper-V
  • Implement Failover Clustering with Hyper-V
  • Implement Dynamic Access Control
  • Implement Active Directory Domain Services
  • Implement AD FS

Training Partners

We work with the following best of breed training partners using our bulk buying power to bring you a wider range of dates, locations and prices.

Modules

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Installing and Configuring Servers Based on Windows Server 2012 (4 topics)

  • Installing Windows Server 2012
  • Configuring Windows Server 2012
  • Configuring Remote Management for Windows Server 2012 Servers
  • Lab: Installing and Configuring Servers Based on Windows Server 2012

Monitoring and Maintaining Windows Server 2012 Servers (4 topics)

  • Monitoring Windows Server 2012
  • Implementing Windows Server Backup
  • Implementing Server and Data Recovery
  • Lab: Monitoring and Maintaining Windows Server 2012 Servers

Managing Windows Server 2012 with Windows PowerShell 3.0 (4 topics)

  • Overview of Windows PowerShell 3.0
  • Using PowerShell 3.0 to Manage AD DS
  • Managing Servers with PowerShell 3.0
  • Lab: Managing Servers Based on Windows Server 2012 With Windows PowerShell 3.0

Managing Storage for Windows Server 2012 (5 topics)

  • New Features in Windows Server 2012 Storage
  • Configuring iSCSI Storage
  • Configuring Storage Spaces in Windows Server 2012
  • Configuring BranchCache in Windows Server 2012
  • Lab: Managing Storage for Servers Based on Windows Server 2012

Implementing Network Services (5 topics)

  • Implementing DHCP and DNS Enhancements
  • Implementing IP Address Management
  • Overview of Network Access Protection
  • Implementing Network Access Protection
  • Lab: Implementing Network Services

Implementing DirectAccess (3 topics)

  • Introduction to DirectAccess
  • Configuring Direct Access Components
  • Lab: Implementing DirectAccess

Implementing Failover Clustering (6 topics)

  • Overview of Failover Clustering
  • Implementing a Failover Cluster
  • Configuring Highly-Available Applications and Services on a Failover Cluster
  • Maintaining a Failover Cluster
  • Implementing a Multi-Site Failover Cluster
  • Lab: Implementing Failover Clustering

Implementing Hyper-V (5 topics)

  • Configuring Hyper-V Servers
  • Configuring Hyper-V Storage
  • Configuring Hyper-V Networking
  • Configuring Hyper-V Virtual Machines
  • Lab: Implementing Hyper-V

Implementing Failover Clustering with Hyper-V (5 topics)

  • Overview of the Integration of Hyper-V with Failover Clustering
  • Implementing Hyper-V Virtual Machines on Failover Clusters
  • Implementing Hyper-V Virtual Machine Movement
  • Managing Hyper-V Virtual Environments by Using System Center Virtual Machine Manager
  • Lab: Implementing Failover Clustering with Hyper-V

Implementing Dynamic Access Control (4 topics)

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

Implementing Active Directory Domain Services (6 topics)

  • Deploying AD DS Domain Controllers
  • Configuring AD DS Domain Controllers
  • Implementing Service Accounts
  • Implementing Group Policy in AD DS
  • Maintaining AD DS
  • Lab: Implementing Active Directory Domain Services

Implementing AD FS (5 topics)

  • Overview of Active Directory Federation Services
  • Deploying Active Directory Federation Services
  • Implementing AD FS for a Single Organization
  • Deploying AD FS in a Business to Business Federation Scenario
  • Lab: Implementing AD FS

Prerequisites

  • Experience with implementing, managing and administering a Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2 environment
  • Experience with implementing and managing Windows networking technologies
  • Experience with implementing and managing Active Directory technologies
  • An understanding of basic virtualization and storage technologies
  • Knowledge equivalent to the MCSA: Windows Server 2008 credential

Scheduled Dates

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Pricing

Different pricing structures are available including special offers. These include early bird, late availability, multi-place, corporate volume and self-funding rates. Please arrange a discussion with a training advisor to discover your most cost effective option.

Code Location Duration Price Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul
M20417 5 Days $2,730

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