Upgrading Your Skills to MCSA: Windows Server 2016


Course Description

This five-day, instructor-led course explains how to implement and configure new Windows Server 2016 features and functionality. This course is for information technology (IT) professionals who want to upgrade their technical skills from Windows Server 2008 or Windows Server 2012 to Windows Server 2016. This course presumes a high level of knowledge about previous Windows Server technologies and skills equivalent to the Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA):
Windows Server 2008 or Windows Server 2012 credential.

 

Who Should Attend:

This course is for IT professionals who are experienced Windows Server 2012 or Windows Server 2008 system administrators, with real-world experience working in
a Windows Server 2008 R2 or Windows Server 2008 enterprise environment. Additionally, students should have obtained the MCSA credential for Windows Server 2008 or Windows Server 2012, or they should have
equivalent knowledge.
Additionally, IT professionals who plan to take the Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) exams might be interested in this course, as preparation for the MCSA exams, which are a prerequisite for the MCSE specialties.

Course Information


Length: 5 day

Format: Lecture and Lab

Delivery Method: Virtual / Onsite

Max. Capacity: 16



Learning Objectives

  • Install and configure Windows Server 2016
  • Describe storage in Windows Server 2016
  • Implement directory services
  • Implement Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS)
  • Describe networking
  • Implement Hyper-V
  • Configure advanced networking features
  • Implement software-defined networking
  • Implement remote access
  • Deploy and manage Windows and Hyper-V containers
  • Implement failover clustering
  • Implement failover clustering by using virtual machines

Labs

  • Installing and configuring Server Core
  • Implementing and managing storage
  • Implementing and managing AD DS
  • Implementing AD FS
  • Implementing Web Application Proxy
  • Implementing network services
  • Implementing server virtualization with Hyper-V
  • Configuring advanced Hyper-V networking features
  • Deploying Network Controller
  • Implementing DirectAccess
  • Installing and configuring containers
  • Implementing failover clustering
  • Implementing failover clustering with Windows Server 2016 Hyper-V