Get hands-on instruction and practice installing and configuring Windows Server 2012, including Windows Server 2012 R2, in this five-day Microsoft Official Course. This training course is part one in a series of three courses that provides the skills and knowledge necessary to implement a core Windows Server 2012 infrastructure in an existing enterprise environment.
The three courses collectively cover implementing, managing, maintaining and provisioning services and infrastructure in a Windows Server 2012 environment. Although there is some cross-over of skills and tasks across these courses, this course focuses on the initial implementation and configuration of core services, such as Networking, Storage, Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS), Group Policy, File and Print Services, and Hyper-V.
This training course maps directly to and is the preferred choice for hands-on preparation for the Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) Exam 410: Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012, which is the first of three exams required for the MCSA: Windows Server 2012 credential.
Labs in this training course are based on Windows Server 2012 R2 and Windows 8.1.
Module 1: Deploying and Managing Windows Server 2012
Lab : Deploying and Managing Windows Server 2012
Module 2: Introduction to Active Directory Domain ServicesThis module covers the structure of Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) and its various components, such as forest, domain, and organizational units (OUs). It also gives an overview of domain controllers, in addition to choices that are available with Windows Server 2012 for installing AD DS on a server.Lessons
Lab : Installing Domain Controllers
Module 3: Managing Active Directory Domain Services Objects
Lab : Managing Active Directory Domain Services Objects
Module 4: Automating Active Directory Domain Services AdministrationThis module describes how to use command‑line tools and Windows PowerShell to automate AD DS administration. It discusses various command-line tools and Windows PowerShell commands, and then describes how to use these tools and commands to modify objects individually and in bulk operations.Lessons
Lab : Automating AD DS Administration by Using Windows PowerShell
Module 5: Implementing IPv4This module discusses using IPv4, which is the network protocol used on the Internet and on local area networks. In this module, students learn how to implement an IPv4 addressing scheme and how to troubleshoot network communication. This module also covers how to determine and troubleshoot network-related problems.Lessons
Lab : Implementing IPv4
Module 6: Implementing Dynamic Host Configuration ProtocolThis module covers supporting and troubleshooting a Windows Server–based network infrastructure by deploying, configuring, and troubleshooting the Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) server role.Lessons
Lab : Implementing DHCP
Module 7: Implementing DNSThis module describes name resolution for Windows operating system clients and Windows Server servers. It also covers installing and configuring a DNS Server service and its components.Lessons
Lab : Implementing DNS
Module 8: Implementing IPv6This module discusses the features and benefits of IPv6, how IPv6 affects IPv4 networks, and how to integrate IPv6 into IPv4 networks by using various transition technologies.Lessons
Lab : Implementing IPv6
Module 9: Implementing Local Storage
Lab : Implementing Local Storage
Module 10: Implementing File and Print Services
Lab : Implementing File and Print Services
Module 11: Implementing Group PolicyThis module provides an overview of Group Policy and provides details about how to implement Group Policy.Lessons
Lab : Implementing Group Policy
Module 12: Securing Windows Servers Using Group Policy Objects
Lab : Increasing Security for Server ResourcesLab : Configuring AppLocker and Windows Firewall
Module 13: Implementing Server Virtualization with Hyper-VThis module describes virtualization technologies available on Windows, specifically focusing on the Hyper-V role in Windows Server 2012 and Windows Server 2012 R2. It covers the components of the Hyper-V role, configuring and deploying the role, in addition to and how to configure and manage key components of a Hyper-V implementation, such as Storage and Networking.Lessons
Lab : Implementing Server Virtualization with Hyper-V
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Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012 (M20410)
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This course requires that student meet the following prerequisites, including that they have:
Additionally, students would benefit from having some previous Windows Server operating system experience.