Providing Technology Training and Mentoring For Modern Technology Adoption
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.
This course is not a product-upgrade course, detailing considerations for migrating and upgrading students’ specific environment to Windows Server 2016. Rather, this course provides updates to students' existing Windows Server knowledge and skills, as they pertain to Windows Server 2016.
After completing this course, students will be able to:
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.
Before attending this course, students must have:
This module explains how to install and perform post-installation configuration of Windows Server 2016 servers.
Lab : Installing and configuring Nano Server
This module explains how to configure storage in Windows Server 2016.
Lab : Implementing and managing storage
Lab : Implementing and managing advanced storage solutions
After completing this module, students will be able to:
This module explains how to implement the Directory Services feature.
Lab : Implementing and Managing AD DS
This module explains how to implement an AD FS deployment.
Lab : Implementing AD FS
Lab : Implementing Web Application Proxy
This module explains how to configure advanced features for Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) and configure IP Address Management (IPAM).
Lab : Implementing network services
This module explains how to install and configure Hyper-V virtual machines.
Lab : Implementing server virtualization with Hyper-V
This module explains how to implement an advanced networking infrastructure.
Lab : Configuring advanced Hyper-V networking features
This module explains how to implement software-defined networking.
Lab : Deploying Network Controller
This module explains how to configure connectivity for remote users by using the DirectAccess feature.
Lab : Implementing DirectAccess
This module provides an overview of Windows Server 2016 containers. Additionally, it explains how to deploy, install, configure, and manage containers in Windows Server 2016.
Lab : Installing and configuring containers
This module explains how to implement failover clustering to provide high availability for network services and applications.
Lab : Implementing failover clustering
This module explains how to deploy and manage Hyper-V virtual machines in a failover cluster.
Lab : Implementing failover clustering with Windows Server 2016 Hyper-V