10967 Fundamentals of a Windows Server Infrastructure

Students will learn basic skills and knowledge required to build a Windows Server Infrastructure, as well as networking architecture and topologies, security considerations and best practices and Windows Server administration skills and technologies.

10967 Fundamentals of a Windows Server Infrastructure

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Learning Objectives

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Perform a local media-based installation of Windows Server 2012.
  • Select appropriate storage technologies and configure storage on Windows Server.
  • Describe fundamental network components and terminology thus enabling you to select an appropriate network component in a particular scenario.
  • Implement a network by selecting network hardware components and technologies and determine the appropriate network hardware and wiring components for a given situation.
  • Describe the protocols and services within the Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) suite of protocols and implement IPv4 within a Windows Server environment.
  • Describe server roles.
  • Implement and configure an Active Directory Domain Service (AD DS) forest.
  • Describe the concept of defense-in-depth and determine how to implement this approach with Windows Server.
  • Identify the security features in Windows Server that help to provide defense-in-depth.
  • Identify the network-related security features in Windows Server to mitigate security threats to you network.
  • Identify and implement additional software components to enhance your organization’s security.
  • Monitor a server to determine the performance level.
  • Identify the Windows Server tools available to maintain and troubleshoot Windows Server.


    Course Details

    Course Outline

    1 - Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012
  • Installing Windows Server.
  • Configuring Services.
  • Configuring Peripherals and Devices.
  • Lab : Installing Windows Server
  • 2 - Implementing Storage in Windows Server
  • Identifying Storage Technologies.
  • Managing Disks and Volumes.
  • Fault Tolerance.
  • Lab : Implementing Storage in Windows Server
  • 3 - Understanding Network Infrastructure
  • Network Architecture Standards.
  • Local Area Networking.
  • Wide Area Networking.
  • Wireless Networking.
  • Connecting to the Internet.
  • Remote Access.
  • Lab : Selecting Network Infrastructure Components
  • 4 - Connecting Network Components
  • Understanding the OSI Model.
  • Understanding Media Types.
  • Understanding Adapters, Hubs, and Switches.
  • Understanding Routing.
  • Lab : Connecting Network Components
  • 5 - Implementing TCP/IP
  • Overview of TCP/IP.
  • Understanding IPv4 Addressing.
  • Configuring IPv4.
  • Understanding IPv6.
  • Name Resolution.
  • Lab : Implementing TCP/IP
  • 6 - Implementing Windows Server Roles
  • Role Based Deployment.
  • Deploying Role-Specific Services.
  • Virtualizing Windows Server Roles.
  • Best Practices for management of Windows Server Roles.
  • Lab : Implementing Server Roles
  • Lab : Implementing Virtualization
  • 7 - Implementing Active Directory Domain Services
  • Introducing AD DS.
  • Implementing AD DS.
  • Managing Users, Groups, and Computers.
  • Implementing Organizational Units.
  • Implementing Group Policy.
  • Lab : Implementing AD DS
  • 8 - Implementing IT Security Layers
  • Overview of Defense-in-Depth.
  • Physical Security.
  • Internet Security.
  • Lab : Implementing IT Security Layers
  • 9 - Implementing Windows Server Security
  • Overview of Windows Security.
  • Securing Files and Folders.
  • Implementing Encryption.
  • Lab : Implementing Windows Security
  • 10 - Implementing Network Security
  • Overview of Network Security.
  • Implementing Firewalls.
  • Lab : Implementing Network Security
  • 11 - Implementing Security Software
  • Client Protection Features.
  • E-Mail Protection.
  • Server Protection.
  • Lab : Implementing Security Software
  • 12 - Monitoring Server Performance
  • Windows Logs.
  • Performance Monitoring.
  • Lab : Monitoring Server Performance
  • 13 - Maintaining Windows Server
  • Troubleshooting Windows Server Startup.
  • Server Availability and Data Recovery.
  • Applying Updates to Windows Server.
  • Troubleshooting Windows Server.
  • Lab : Maintaining Windows Server
  • Actual course outline may vary depending on offering center. Contact your sales representative for more information.

    Who is it For?

    Target Audience

    Candidates for this course are people who are starting out their career or looking to change careers into Windows Server Technologies and need the fundamental knowledge to help them achieve that.

    Other Prerequisites

    In addition to their professional experience, before attending this course, students must have:

    - A good fundamental knowledge of general computing concepts.

    - Knowledge equivalent to the MTA exam 98-349: Windows Operating System Fundamentals

    10967 Fundamentals of a Windows Server Infrastructure

    €1,985 | This course is SATV-Eligible
    Course Length : 5 Days

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