Symantec Deployment Solution 7.5: Administration

Symantec Deployment Solution 7.5: Administration Course Description

Duration: 5.00 days (40 hours)

The Symantec Deployment Solution 7.5: Administration course is designed for the professional tasked with installing, configuring, and managing a Deployment Solution system.

This five-day, instructor-led, hands-on course covers how Deployment Solution 7.5 simplifies the routine tasks of setting up new computers, migrating computers to a new operating system, and moving users to new operating systems or hardware. Students also learn how to install, configure, and use Deployment Solution to perform these types of tasks remotely from an easy-to-use console, saving time for employees and money for their enterprise.

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Intended Audience for this Symantec Deployment Solution 7.5: Administration Course

  • » This course is for system administrators or anyone who will be installing, configuring, and managing a Deployment Solution system.

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Symantec Deployment Solution 7.5: Administration Course Objectives

  • » This course includes practical exercises using your own network by means of virtual computers enabling you to learn and finetune the skills required to be successful in your working environment.

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Symantec Deployment Solution 7.5: Administration Course Outline

      1. Deployment Solution Overview
        1. Symantec software overview
        2. Symantec Management Platform overview
      2. Installing Deployment Solution and pcAnywhere
        1. Installation prerequisites
        2. Installing the Symantec Installation Manager
        3. Installing Deployment Solution
        4. Installing agents and plug-ins
        5. Upgrading Deployment Solution
      3. Deployment Solution Console Fundamentals
        1. Console fundamentals
        2. Creating and managing Jobs and Tasks
        3. Scheduling Jobs and Tasks
        4. Monitoring Jobs and Tasks
        5. Searching for Jobs, Tasks, and computers
      4. Configuring Deployment Solution
        1. Adding configuration files and keys
        2. Symantec Network Boot Service
        3. Preboot configurations
        4. Configuring Network Boot Service (PXE/BSDP)
        5. Driver database management
      5. Preparing a Computer for Imaging
        1. Including agents and plug-ins
        2. Installing Software
        3. Installing software updates and service packs
      6. Creating Images
        1. Imaging Tools and Types
        2. About Prepare for Image capture tasks
        3. Creating Images
      7. PC Transplant with Deployment Solution
        1. PC Transplant overview
        2. Creating a PCT template file
        3. PC Transplant tasks
        4. Editing Personality Packages
        5. Building and editing A2i files
      8. Deploying Operating Systems & Performing Computer Migrations
        1. Deploying Images & Performing Computer Migrations
        2. Deploying computer images
        3. Unicast and multicast imaging
        4. Advanced options when deploying images
        5. Changing a computer--s system configuration
        6. Initial Deployment imaging
        7. Imaging predefined computers
        8. Disk preparations
        9. Performing scripted OS installations
        10. Jobs to migrate computers
      9. Installing and Using Deployment Site Servers
        1. Understanding Sites and Site Servers
        2. Understanding & Installing Deployment Site Server Components
        3. Image Management
      10. Advanced Features
        1. Using job conditions
        2. Custom Ghost imaging and Ghost tools
        3. Editing image files
        4. Creating bootable media
      11. Remote control with pcAnywhere Solution
        1. About pcAnywhere Solution
        2. Installing Symantec pcAnywhere Solution and plug-in
        3. Starting a pcAnywhere session
        4. Managing a pcAnywhere session
        5. Configuring pcAnywhere settings

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Skills Assessment

We ensure your success by asking all students to take a FREE Skill Assessment test. These short, instructor-written tests are an objective measure of your current skills that help us determine whether or not you will be able to meet your goals by attending this course at your current skill level. If we determine that you need additional preparation or training in order to gain the most value from this course, we will recommend cost-effective solutions that you can use to get ready for the course.

Our required skill-assessments ensure that:

  1. All students in the class are at a comparable skill level, so the class can run smoothly without beginners slowing down the class for everyone else.
  2. NetCom students enjoy one of the industry's highest success rates, and pass rates when a certification exam is involved.
  3. We stay committed to providing you real value. Again, your success is paramount; we will register you only if you have the skills to succeed.
This assessment is for your benefit and best taken without any preparation or reference materials, so your skills can be objectively measured.

Take your FREE Skill Assessment test »

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