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20412: Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 Services (R2 Update)

20412: Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 Services (R2 Update) Course Description

The course is part three, of a series of three courses, which provides hands-on instruction and practice configuring advanced Windows Server 2012, including Windows Server 2012 R2 services. The three courses in total will collectively cover implementing, managing, maintaining and provisioning services and infrastructure in a Windows Server 2012 environment. While there is some cross-over in skillset and tasks across the three courses this course will primarily cover advanced configuration and services tasks necessary to deploy, manage and maintain a Windows Server 2012 infrastructure, such as advanced networking services, Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS), Active Directory Rights Management Services (AD RMS), Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS), Network Load Balancing, Failover Clustering, business continuity and disaster recovery services as well as access and information provisioning and protection technologies such as Dynamic Access Control (DAC), and Web Application Proxy integration with AD FS and Workplace Join.

This course maps directly to and is the preferred choice for hands-on preparation for Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA): Exam 70412: Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 Services, which is the third of three exams required for MCSA: Windows Server 2012 credential.

Note: Labs in this course are based on the General Availability release of Windows Server 2012 R2 and Windows 8.1.

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Intended Audience for the 20412: Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 Services (R2 Update) Course

  • This course is intended for Information Technology (IT) Professionals with hands on experience implementing, managing and maintaining a Windows Server 2012 or Windows Server 2012 R2 environment who wish to acquire the skills and knowledge necessary to perform advanced management and provisioning of services within that Windows Server 2012 environment.

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20412: Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 Services (R2 Update) Course Objectives

  • Configure advanced features for Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP), Domain Name System (DNS), and configure IP Address Management (IPAM) with Windows Server 2012.
  • Configure and manage iSCSI, BranchCache and FSRM.
  • Configure DAC to manage and audit access to shared files.
  • Plan and implement an AD DS deployment that includes multiple domains and forests.
  • Plan and implement an AD DS deployment that includes locations.
  • Implement and configure an Active Directory Certificate Services (AD CS) deployment.
  • Implement an AD RMS deployment.
  • Implement an AD FS deployment.
  • Provide high availability and load balancing for web-based applications by implementing Network Load Balancing (NLB).
  • Implement and validate high availability and load balancing for web-based applications by implementing NLB.
  • Provide high availability for network services and applications by implementing failover clustering.
  • Implement a failover cluster, and configure and validate a highly available network service.
  • Deploy and manage Hyper-V virtual machines in a failover cluster.
  • Implement a backup and disaster recovery solution based on business and technical requirements.

Course Prerequisites for 20412: Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 Services (R2 Update)

The 20412: Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 Services (R2 Update) Course prepare students for the following Exams

  • 70-412 : Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 Services

Recommended Next Steps after taking the 20412: Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 Services (R2 Update) Course

20412: Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 Services (R2 Update) Course Outline

    1. Module 1: Implementing Advanced Network Services
      1. Configuring Advanced DHCP Features
      2. Configuring Advanced DNS Settings
      3. Implementing IPAM
      4. Managing IP Address Spaces with IPAM
      5. Lab : Implementing Advanced Network Services
    2. Module 2: Implementing Advanced File Services
      1. Configuring iSCSI Storage
      2. Configuring BranchCache
      3. Optimizing Storage Usage
      4. Lab : Implementing Advanced File Services
      5. Lab : Implementing BranchCache
    3. Module 3: Implementing Dynamic Access Control
      1. Overview of DAC
      2. Implementing DAC Components
      3. Implementing DAC for Access Control
      4. Implementing Access Denied Assistance
      5. Implementing and Managing Work Folders
      6. Lab : Implementing Secure Data Access
    4. Module 4: Implementing Distributed AD DS Deployments
      1. Overview of Distributed AD DS Deployments
      2. Deploying a Distributed AD DS Environment
      3. Configuring AD DS Trusts
      4. Lab : Implementing Distributed AD DS Deployments
    5. Module 5: Implementing AD DS Sites and Replication
      1. AD DS Replication Overview
      2. Configuring AD DS Sites
      3. Configuring and Monitoring AD DS Replication
      4. Lab : Implementing AD DS Sites and Replication
    6. Module 6: Implementing Active Directory Certificate Services
      1. Using Certificates in a Business Environment
      2. PKI Overview
      3. Deploying CAs
      4. Deploying and Managing Certificate Templates
      5. Implementing Certificate Distribution and Revocation
      6. Managing Certificate Recovery
      7. Lab : Deploying and Configuring CA Hierarchy
      8. Lab : Deploying and Managing Certificates
    7. Module 7: Implementing Active Directory Rights Management Services
      1. AD RMS Overview
      2. Deploying and Managing an AD RMS Infrastructure
      3. Configuring AD RMS Content Protection
      4. Configuring External Access to AD RMS
      5. Lab : Implementing AD RMS
    8. Module 8: Implementing Active Directory Federation Services
      1. Overview of AD FS
      2. Deploying AD FS
      3. Implementing AD FS for a Single Organization
      4. Deploying AD FS in a Business-to-Business Federation Scenario
      5. Extending AD FS to External Clients
      6. Lab : Implementing AD FS
      7. Lab : Implementing AD FS for External Partners and Users
    9. Module 9: Implementing Network Load Balancing
      1. Overview of NLB
      2. Configuring an NLB Cluster
      3. Planning an NLB Implementation
      4. Lab : Implementing NLB
    10. Module 10: Implementing Failover Clustering
      1. Failover Clustering Overview
      2. Implementing a Failover Cluster
      3. Configuring Highly Available Applications and Services on a Failover Cluster
      4. Maintaining a Failover Cluster
      5. Implementing a Multi-Site Failover Cluster
      6. Lab : Implementing Failover Clustering
    11. Module 11: Implementing Failover Clustering with Hyper-V
      1. Overview of Integrating Hyper-V with Failover Clustering
      2. Implementing Hyper-V Virtual Machines on Failover Clusters
      3. Implementing Hyper-V Virtual Machine Movement
      4. Managing Hyper-V Virtual Environments by Using VMM
      5. Lab : Implementing Failover Clustering with Hyper-V
    12. Module 12: Implementing Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery
      1. Data Protection Overview
      2. Implementing Windows Server Backup
      3. Implementing Server and Data Recovery
      4. Lab : Implementing Windows Server Backup and Restore

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