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Windows Server 2012 Installation and Configuration (70-410)

Windows Server 2012 Installation and Configuration (70-410)

Windows Server 2012 Installation and Configuration (70-410)

5 Sessions -
11 Hours of Interactive Training

Join LearnKey expert Jason Manibog as he guides you through our Windows Server 2012 Installation and Configuration course. In this course students will learn the technical tasks associated with exam 70-410. Covering topics such as: configuring Hyper-V, installing and administering Active Directory, server configuration, installation and more! Users will gain the knowledge they need to succeed.

  • Learn to implement, manage, and maintain a Windows Server 2012 environment
  • Gain an understanding of the skills required for exam 70-410
  • Put your skills to the test with labs and demos in every session

About The Author
Jason Manibog, LearnKey’s senior instructor, has spent over 15 years in the Information Technology arena as a trainer, consultant, and courseware writer. Jason is a Microsoft Certified Trainer with multiple certifications in Microsoft, CompTIA, and Adobe. Jason brings a wealth of real-world experience and the ability to explain things in very practical, real-life like terms to any class he teaches, courseware he writes, or e-Learning courses he develops.

Session 1

Section A: Plan Windows Server Installation

  • Server Installation Scenario
  • Server Editions
  • Server Requirements
  • Plan Roles for Servers

Section B: Installing Windows Server 2012

  • Server Core and GUI
  • Virtual Machine Install Demo

Section C: Upgrading from Previous Versions

  • Plan Server Upgrade
  • Upgrade from Windows Server 2008
  • Upgrade Compatibility

Section D: Configuring Initial Installation

  • First Steps after Installation
  • Configure Server Core
  • Strong Passwords
  • Continue Server Core Configuration
  • Compare to GUI Installation
  • Rename Computer
  • Server Manager

Section E: PowerShell

  • PowerShell Commands
  • PowerShell ISE
  • WhatIf

Section F: Other Tasks and Features

  • More Initial Configuration Tasks
  • Create Account in Server Core
  • Create Admin Account with GUI
  • Features on Demand
  • DISM
  • Add Features in Offline Images
  • Remove Features in Offline Images

Section G: Server Installation Conversion

  • Convert the Server Installation
  • Convert Server Core to GUI
  • Convert GUI to Server Core
  • GUI Initial Configurations
  • Configure Services
  • NIC Teaming
  • PowerShell Desired State Configuration
  • Install and Configure PowerShell DSC

Session 2

Section A: Active Directory

  • Introduction to Active Directory
  • Steps of Active Directory
  • Install Active Directory
  • Active Directory Migration
  • Promote to Domain Controller
  • Read Only Domain Controller
  • Prerequisites Check
  • Test Core Machine Domain Controller
  • Install AD DS on Test Core Machine

Section B: Organize and Manage Active Directory

  • Promote Core Machine
  • Set IP Address
  • Install from Media
  • IFM and Service Records
  • DNS Manager and Service Records
  • Global Catalog
  • Active Directory Sites and Services
  • Active Directory on Windows Azure
  • Domain Users and Computers
  • Create Users and Computers
  • Configure Users and Computers
  • Copy or Delete Users and Computers
  • Active Directory Bulk Tasks
  • Automate Active Directory Accounts
  • Perform Bulk Active Directory Options
  • Join Computers to the Domain
  • Offline Domain Join

Section C: Active Directory Groups and OUs

  • Create and Manage AD Groups
  • Active Directory Group Scopes
  • Group Example
  • Domain Local Groups and Group Nesting
  • Delete and Enumerate Groups
  • Convert Groups
  • Organizational Units
  • Manage Active Directory Groups

Session 3

Section A: Netting Windows Server

  • Netting the Windows Server Environment
  • Subnetting Example
  • Decimal to Binary Conversion
  • Calculate Size of Subnet
  • Supernetting

Section B: IPv4 and IPv6

  • IPv4 vs. IPv6
  • Interoperability between IPv4 and IPv6
  • IPv6 Translation
  • ISATAP and Teredo
  • Configure ISATAP and Teredo

Section C: Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol

  • Deploy DHCP
  • Install DHCP
  • Dynamic Address
  • Authorize DHCP Server
  • DHCP Address Scope
  • Configure DHCP Options
  • Further DHCP Configuration
  • PXE Boot
  • DHCP Relay Agent

Section D: DNS

  • Deploy and Configure DNS
  • Root Hints
  • Forwarders
  • DNS Cache
  • Integration of Primary Zones
  • Host and PTR Resource Records

Section E: File and Share Access Protocol

  • Sharing and Security Permissions
  • Key Sharing Points
  • Create and Configure Shares
  • Verify Share Permissions
  • Configure Offline Files
  • NTFS Permissions
  • Network Folders: On Further Review
  • Access-Based Enumeration
  • Volume Shadow Copy Service
  • File Deletion Example
  • NTFS Quotas
  • Work Folders
  • Configure Work Folders

Section F: Print and Document Servers

  • Configure Print and Document Services
  • Enterprise Print Management
  • Printer Drivers and Pooling
  • Print Management
  • Add Printer
  • Install Printer on Client Machine
  • Enable Printer Pooling
  • Print Priorities
  • Printer Permissions
  • Easy Print Printer Driver

Session 4

Section A: Configure Local Storage

  • Configuring Local Storage
  • Disk Points
  • Computer Management
  • Virtual Hard Drive
  • Storage Pools and Disk Pools
  • Storage Pool by Using a Disk Enclosure
  • Configuring for Remote Management
  • Windows Remote Manager
  • Down-Level Server Management
  • Day-to-Day Management Tasks
  • Windows Firewall
  • Manage Multiple Servers
  • Roles on Remote Servers

Section B: Virtual Machine Settings

  • Create and Configure Settings
  • Resource Metering
  • Integration Services
  • Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V Features

Section C: Create/Configure Virtual Machine Storage

  • Virtual Disks
  • Differencing Disks
  • Modify VHDs
  • Pass-Through Disks
  • Hyper-V Virtual Machines and Snapshots
  • Storage Quality of Service

Section D: Virtual Networks

  • Set up Virtual Networks
  • Hyper-V Virtual Switches
  • Network Performance
  • Performance Tips
  • MAC Address
  • Network Isolation
  • Legacy Network Adapter, NIC Teaming

Session 5

Section A: Group Policy Objects

  • Create and Manage in Group Policy
  • Why Configure a Central Store?
  • Central Store
  • Copy Templates
  • Starter GPOs
  • Create Limitations Example

Section B: Security Policies

  • Configure Security Policies
  • Create More GPOs
  • Disable View of Control Panel
  • Security Filtering
  • Configure Security Policies
  • Default Domain Policy
  • Group Permission Using Group Policy
  • Permissions and Rights
  • User Rights Management
  • Security Option Settings
  • Audit Policy
  • Security Templates
  • Recap
  • Local Users and Groups
  • User Account Control

Section C: Application Restriction Policy

  • Configure Application Restriction
  • Configure AppLocker Rules
  • Configure Rule Enforcement
  • Software Restriction Policies

Section D: Windows Firewall

  • Configure Windows Firewall
  • Rules for Multiple Profiles
  • Connection Security Rules
  • Authenticated Firewall Exceptions
  • Create Inbound and Outbound Rules
  • Import and Export Policy Settings