Students will learn advanced configuration and services tasks necessary to deploy, manage and maintain Windows Server 2012 infrastructure, such as identity management, rights management, Federated services, network load balancing, and failover clustering.
After completing this course, students will be able to:
•Implement advanced network services.
•Implement advanced file services.
•Implement Dynamic Access Control.
•Implement network load balancing (NLB).
•Implement failover clustering.
•Implement failover clustering with Hyper-V.
•Implement disaster recovery.
•Implement distributed Active Directory® Domain Services (AD DS) deployments.
•Implement AD DS sites and replication.
•Implement Active Directory Certification Services (AD CS).
•Implement Active Directory Rights Management Services (AD RMS).
•Implement Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS).
LESSON 1 – IMPLEMENTING ADVANCED NETWORK SERVICES
- Configuring Advanced DHCP Features
- Configuring Advanced DNS Settings
- Implementing IPAM
- Managing IP Address Spaces with IPAM
- Lab : Implementing Advanced Network Services
LESSON 2 – IMPLEMENTING ADVANCED FILE SERVICES
- Configuring iSCSI Storage
- Configuring BranchCache
- Optimizing Storage Usage
- Lab : Implementing Advanced File Services
- Lab : Implementing BranchCache
LESSON 3 – IMPLEMENTING DYNAMIC ACCESS CONTROL
- Overview of DAC
- Implementing DAC Components
- Implementing DAC for Access Control
- Implementing Access Denied Assistance
- Implementing and Managing Work Folders
- Lab : Implementing Secure Data Access
LESSON 4 – IMPLEMENTING DISTRIBUTED ACTIVE DIRECTORY DOMAIN SERVICES DEPLOYMENTS
- Overview of Distributed AD DS Deployments
- Deploying a Distributed AD DS Environment
- Configuring AD DS Trusts
- Lab : Implementing Complex AD DS Deployments
LESSON 5 – IMPLEMENTING ACTIVE DIRECTORY DOMAIN SERVICES SITES AND REPLICATION
- Overview of AD DS Replication
- Configuring AD DS Sites
- Configuring and Monitoring AD DS Replication
- Lab : Implementing AD DS Sites and Replication
LESSON 6 – IMPLEMENTING AD CS
- Using Certificates in a Business Environment
- PKI Overview
- Deploying CAs
- Deploying and Managing Certificate Templates
- Implementing Certificate Distribution and Revocation
- Managing Certificate Recovery
- Lab : Deploying and Configuring CA Hierarchy
- Lab : Deploying and Managing Certificates
LESSON 7 – IMPLEMENTING ACTIVE DIRECTORY RIGHTS MANAGEMENT SERVICES
- AD RMS Overview
- Deploying and Managing an AD RMS Infrastructure
- Configuring AD RMS Content Protection
- Configuring External Access to AD RMS
- Lab : Implementing AD RMS
LESSON 8 – IMPLEMENTING ACTIVE DIRECTORY FEDERATION SERVICES
- Overview of AD FS
- Deploying AD FS
- Implementing AD FS for a Single Organization
- Deploying AD FS in a B2B Federation Scenario
- Extending AD FS to External Clients
- Lab : Implementing AD FS
- Lab : Implementing AD FS for External Partners and Users
LESSON 9 – IMPLEMENTING NETWORK LOAD BALANCING
- Overview of NLB
- Configuring an NLB Cluster
- Planning an NLB Implementation
- Lab : Implementing Network Load Balancing
LESSON 10 – IMPLEMENTING FAILOVER CLUSTERING
- Overview of Failover Clustering
- Implementing a Failover Cluster
- Configuring Highly Available Applications and Services on a Failover Cluster
- Maintaining a Failover Cluster
- Implementing a Multi-Site Failover Cluster
- Lab : Implementing Failover Clustering
LESSON 11 – IMPLEMENTING FAILOVER CLUSTERING WITH HYPER-V
- Overview of Integrating Hyper-V with Failover Clustering
- Implementing Hyper-V Virtual Machines on Failover Clusters
- Implementing Hyper-V Virtual Machine Movement
- Lab : Implementing Failover Clustering with Hyper-V
LESSON 12 – IMPLEMENTING BUSINESS CONTINUITY AND DISASTER RECOVERY
- Data Protection Overview
- Implementing Windows Server Backup
- Implementing Server and Data Recovery
- Lab : Implementing Windows Server Backup and Restore
This course is intended for IT professionals with hands-on experience implementing, managing, and maintaining a Windows Server 2012 infrastructure in an existing enterprise environment, who wish to acquire the skills and knowledge necessary to carry out advanced management and provisioning of services within the Windows Server 2012 environment. Students are typically be experienced system administrators and should have approximately two years of hands-on experience working in a Windows Server 2008 or Windows Server 2012 environment.