1 - Configuring and Troubleshooting Domain Name System
Configuring the DNS Server RoleConfiguring DNS ZonesConfiguring DNS Zone TransfersManaging and Troubleshooting DNSLab : Configuring and Troubleshooting DNS
2 - Maintaining Active Directory Domain Services
Overview of AD DSImplementing Virtualized Domain ControllersImplementing RODCAdministering AD DSManaging the AD DS DatabaseLab : Maintaining AD DS
3 - Managing User and Service Accounts
Configuring Password Policy and User Account Lockout SettingsConfiguring Managed Service AccountsLab : Managing User and Service Accounts
4 - Implementing a Group Policy Infrastructure
Introducing Group PolicyImplementing and Administering Group Policy Objects (GPOs)Group Policy Scope and Group Policy ProcessingTroubleshooting the Application of GPOsLab : Implementing a Group Policy Infrastructure
5 - Managing User Desktops with Group Policy
Implementing Administrative TemplatesConfiguring Folder Redirection and ScriptsConfiguring Group Policy PreferencesManaging Software with Group PolicyLab : Managing User Desktops with Group Policy
6 - Installing, Configuring, and Troubleshooting the Network Policy Server Role
Installing and Configuring a Network Policy ServerConfiguring RADIUS Clients and ServersNPS Authentication MethodsMonitoring and Troubleshooting a Network Policy ServerLab : Installing and Configuring a Network Policy Server
7 - Implementing Network Access Protection
Overview of Network Access ProtectionOverview of NAP Enforcement ProcessesConfiguring NAPConfiguring IPSec Enforcement for NAPMonitoring and Troubleshooting NAPLab : Implementing Network Access Protection
8 - Implementing Remote Access
Overview of Remote AccessImplementing DirectAccess by Using the Getting Started WizardImplementing and Managing an Advanced DirectAccess InfrastructureImplementing VPNImplementing Web Application ProxyLab : Implementing DirectAccess by Using the Getting Started WizardLab : Deploying an Advanced DirectAccess SolutionLab : Implementing VPNLab : Implementing Web Application Proxy
9 - Optimizing File Services
Overview of FSRMUsing FSRM to Manage Quotas, File Screens, and Storage ReportsImplementing Classification and File Management TasksOverview of DFSConfiguring DFS NamespacesConfiguring and Troubleshooting DFS ReplicationLab : Configuring Quotas and File Screening Using File Server Resource ManagerLab : Implementing Distributed File System
10 - Configuring Encryption and Advanced Auditing
Encrypting Drives by Using BitLockerEncrypting Files by Using EFSConfiguring Advanced AuditingLab : Configuring Encryption and Advanced Auditing
11 - Deploying and Maintaining Server Images
Overview of Windows Deployment ServicesManaging ImagesImplementing Deployment with Windows Deployment ServicesAdministering Windows Deployment ServicesLab : Using Windows Deployment Services to Deploy Windows Server 2012
12 - Implementing Update Management
Overview of WSUSDeploying Updates with WSUSLab : Implementing Update Management
13 - Monitoring Windows Server 2012
Monitoring ToolsUsing Performance MonitorMonitoring Event LogsLab : Monitoring Windows Server 2012
Actual course outline may vary depending on offering center. Contact your sales representative for more information.
Who is it For?
Windows Server Administrators experienced in working with Windows Server 2008 or Windows Server 2012 who wish to gain skills necessary to perform daily management and maintenance tasks in a Windows Server 2012 or Windows Server 2012 R2 environment.
IT Professionals who are looking to take the 411, Administering Windows Server 2012 exam
IT professional wishing to take the Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) exams in DataCenter, Desktop Infrastructure, Messaging, Collaboration and Communications will also be interested in taking this course as they prepare for the Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) exams, which are a pre-requisite for their individual specialties.
Before attending this course, students must have:
Knowledge and skills concerning the initial implementation and configuration of core Windows Server services including Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS), Networking Services and Microsoft Hyper-V.
The course pre-requisites can be met by having knowledge equivalent to, or by attendance at, course 20410D: Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012, as this course will build upon that knowledge and skills covered in that course.