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Configuring, Managing and Maintaining Windows Server 2008 R2 Servers.

About This Course

Course Code
M6419

Course Type
Specialist

Vendor
Microsoft

Duration
5 Days

RRP
£2,442.00

Course Overview
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Overview

This five-day instructor-led course provides delegates with the knowledge and skills that are required to manage accounts and resources, maintain server resources, monitor server performance, and safeguard data in a Microsoft Windows Server 2008 and R2 environment. This course covers the core skills required by anyone working with Windows Server 2008 Servers.

Target Audience

Candidates for this course are information technology IT professionals who work in medium to large organisations. The primary candidate is a Windows Server administrator who operates Windows Servers on a daily basis and who requires the skills for configuring, managing, and maintaining servers installed with Windows Server 2008, including the Release 2 R2 edition. Candidates are typically responsible for day-to-day management of the server operating system and various server roles such as DHCP, DNS, file and print services, directory services, and software distribution.

Candidates for this course include IT Pros with skills within other IT areas or operating systems who wish to gain an insight into Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2.

Objectives

Course Outline

Module 1: Overview of the Windows Server 2008 Management
In this module, students learn the Windows Server 2008 environment including the roles, features, and the tools used to perform effective server management.

Lessons

Lab : Managing Server Roles in a Windows Server 2008 Environment

Module 2: Managing Windows Server 2008 Infrastructure Roles
In this module, students learn about IPv6 addressing and how to install and configure the DNS and DHCP server infrastructure roles.

Lessons

Lab : Lab A: Installing and Configuring the DNS Server Role

Lab : Lab B: Installing and Configuring the DHCP Server Role

Module 3: Module 3: Configuring Access to File Services
In this module, students learn how to configure secure and efficient access to file services.

Lessons

Lab : Managing Access to File Services

Module 4: Configuring and Managing Distributed File System
In this module, students will learn how to configure and manage a Distributed File System infrastructure

Lessons

Lab : Installing and Configuring Distributed File System

Module 5: Managing File Resources by Using File Server Resource Manager
In this module, students will learn how to use File Server Resource Manager to assist in data storage capacity management.

Lessons

Lab : Lab A: Installing FSRM and Implementing Quota Management

Lab : Lab B: Configuring File Screening and Storage Reports

Lab : Lab C: Configuring Classification and File Management Tasks

Module 6: Configuring and Securing Remote Access
In this module, students will learn how to secure remote access using features such as a Virtual Private Networks, Network Access Protection NAP, and DirectAccess.

Lessons

Lab : Lab A: Implementing a Virtual Private Network

Lab : Lab B: Implementing NAP into a VPN Remote Access Solution

Lab : Lab C: Implementing DirectAccess

Module 7: Managing Active Directory Domain Services
In this module, students will learn about the Active Directory infrastructure and how to manage AD DS objects.

Lessons

Lab : Lab A: Creating and Managing User and Computer Accounts

Lab : Lab B: Managing Groups and Locating Objects in AD DS

Module 8: Configuring Active Directory Object Administration and Domain Trust
In this module, students will learn how to configure and manage AD DS object permissions; and configure trust between AD DS domains.

Lessons

Lab : Lab A: Configuring Active Directory Delegation

Lab : Lab B: Administer Trust Relationships

Module 9: Creating and Managing Group Policy Objects
In this module, students will learn how to create and manage Group Policy Objects GPOs.

Lessons

Lab : Lab A: Creating and Configuring GPOs

Lab : Lab B: Creating and Configuring GPOs

Lab : Lab C: Troubleshooting Group Policy

Module 10: Using Group Policy to Configure User and Computer Settings
In this module, students will understand the specific settings that can be managed using Group Policy.

Lessons

Lab : Lab A: Configuring Logon Scripts and Folder Redirection with Group Policy

Lab : Lab B: Configuring Administrative Templates

Lab : Lab C: Deploying Software Using Group Policy

Lab : Lab D: Deploying Group Policy Preferences

Module 11: Implementing Security Settings Using Group Policy
In this module, students will learn how to secure network clients using Group Policy.

Lessons

Lab : Lab A: Implementing Security Using Group Policy

Lab : Lab B: Configuring Restricted Groups and Application Control Policies

Module 12: Providing Efficient Network Access for Remote Offices
In this module, students will learn solutions that can be implemented to provide efficient remote office network access.

Lessons

Lab : Lab A: Deploying a Read-Only Domain Controller

Lab : Lab B: Deploying BranchCache

Module 13: Monitoring and Maintaining Windows Server 2008
In this module, students will learn how to plan for and implement performance baselines and perform server monitoring using monitoring tools.

Lessons

Lab : Creating a Baseline of Performance Metrics

Module 14: Managing Windows Server 2008 Backup, Restore, and Recovery
In this module, students will learn how to plan for and identify backup and restore strategies and to identify steps needed to recover from server startup issues.

Lessons

Lab : Lab A: Implementing Windows Server Backup and Recovery

Lab : Lab B: Recovering Active Directory Objects

Prerequisites

About This Course

Course Code
M6419

Course Type
Specialist

Vendor
Microsoft

Duration
5 Days

RRP
£2,442.00

Course Overview
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