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Microsoft Certified Specialist: Server Virtualization with Hyper-V and System Center Training Courses

About the Microsoft Certified Specialist: Server Virtualization with Hyper-V and System Center

Duration: 5 days (40 hours)

Microsoft Certified Specialist: Virtualization

Get hands-on instruction and practice implementing Microsoft Server Virtualization with Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V and System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager in this 5-day Microsoft Official Course. This course provides the hands-on training that can help you prepare for the Microsoft Specialist exam 74-409: Server Virtualization with Windows Server Hyper-V and System Center.

You will learn the skills you need to deploy and manage a Microsoft Server Virtualization infrastructure in an enterprise environment. You will learn how to configure, manage, and maintain Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V and System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager including networking and storage services. You will learn how to configure key Microsoft Server Virtualization features such as Generation 2 Virtual Machines, Replication Extension, Online Export, Cross-Version Live Migration, Online VHDX Resizing, Live Migration Performance tuning as well as Dynamic Virtual Switch Load Balancing and virtual Receive Side Scaling (vRSS). As part of the learning experience, you will perform hands-on exercises in a virtual lab environment.

NOTE: This course is based on Windows Server 2012 R2 Preview and System Center 2012 R2 Preview. This course is designed for experienced IT professionals who support medium to large enterprises and have experience administering Windows Server 2012.

Next Class Dates

Jan 12, 2015–Jan 16, 2015
 
9:00am – 5:00pm EST
 
 

Mar 16, 2015–Mar 20, 2015
 
8:00am – 4:00pm PST
 
 

Apr 13, 2015–Apr 17, 2015
 
9:00am – 5:00pm EST
 
 

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This training consists of the following courses:

Why take a combo course?
In one word, savings! You save an average of 15-20% off the individual courses if taken separately.

20409: Server Virtualization with Windows Server Hyper-V and System Center   More on this course

5 days | 40 hours

arrow Course Objectives

  • » Evaluate an organization's virtualization requirements and plan for server virtualization.
  • » Install and configure the Hyper-V server role.
  • » Create virtual machines, create and manage virtual hard disks and work with snapshots.
  • » Create and configure virtual machine networks in a Hyper-V environment.
  • » Implement virtual machine movement and Hyper-V Replica.
  • » Provide high availability for Hyper-V environment by implementing failover clustering.
  • » Manage virtual environment by using System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager.
  • » Manage networking and storage infrastructure in Virtual Machine Manager.
  • » Configure and manage Virtual Machine Manager library and library objects.
  • » Create and manage virtual machines by using Virtual Machine Manager.
  • » Create and manage clouds by using System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager.
  • » Create and manage services in System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager.
  • » Protect virtualization infrastructure by using Windows Server Backup and Data Protection Manager.

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arrow Course Outline

  • Module 1: Evaluating the Environment for Virtualization
    1. Overview of Microsoft Virtualization
    2. Overview of System Center 2012 R2 Components
    3. Evaluating Current Environment for Virtualization
    4. Extending Virtualization to the Cloud
    5. Lab : Evaluating the Environment for Virtualization
    6. Selecting the Appropriate Virtualization Method
    7. Accessing the Environment by Using MAP
  • Module 2: Installing and Configuring the Hyper-V Server Role
    1. Installing the Hyper-V Server Role
    2. Managing Hyper-V
    3. Configuring Hyper-V Settings
    4. Hyper-V Host Storage and Networking
    5. Lab : Installing and Configuring the Hyper-V Server Role
    6. Installing the Hyper-V Server Role
    7. Configuring Hyper-V Settings
    8. Accessing and Managing Hyper-V Remotely
  • Module 3: Creating and Managing Virtual Hard Disks, Virtual Machines, and Checkpoints.
    1. Creating and Configuring Virtual Hard Disks
    2. Creating and Configuring Virtual Machines
    3. Installing and Importing Virtual Machines
    4. Managing Virtual Machine Checkpoints
    5. Monitoring Hyper-V
    6. Designing and Managing Virtual Machines
    7. Lab : Creating and Managing Virtual Hard Disks and Virtual Machines
    8. Creating and Managing Virtual Hard Disks
    9. Creating and Managing Virtual Machines
    10. Lab : Creating and Managing Checkpoints, and Monitoring Hyper-V
    11. Importing Virtual Machines and Working with Checkpoints
    12. Monitoring Hyper-V
  • Module 4: Creating and Configuring Virtual Machine Networks
    1. Creating and Using Hyper-V Virtual Switches
    2. Advanced Hyper-V Networking Features
    3. Configuring and Using Hyper-V Network Virtualization
    4. Lab : Creating and Configuring Virtual Machine Networks
    5. Creating and Using Hyper-V Virtual Switches
    6. Configuring and Using Advanced Virtual Switch Features
    7. Configuring Hyper-V Network Virtualization
  • Module 5: Virtual Machine Movement and Hyper-V Replica
    1. Implementing Virtual Machine Movement
    2. Implementing and Managing Hyper-V Replica
    3. Lab : Virtual Machine Movement and Hyper-V Replica
    4. Moving Hyper-V Storage and Virtual Machines
    5. Configuring and Managing Hyper-V Replica
  • Module 6: Implementing Failover Clustering with Hyper-VThis module provides an overview of failover clustering
    1. Overview of Failover Clustering
    2. Configuring and Using Shared Storage
    3. Implementing and Managing Failover Clustering with Hyper-V
    4. Lab : Implementing Failover Clustering with Hyper-V
    5. Creating Hyper-V Failover Cluster
    6. Managing Hyper-V Failover Cluster
  • Module 7: Installing and Configuring System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager
    1. Integrating System Center and Server Virtualization
    2. Overview of System Center 2012 Virtual Machine Manager
    3. Installing System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager
    4. Adding Hosts and Managing Host Groups
    5. Lab : Installing and Configuring System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager
    6. Installing and Configuring System Center 2012 VMM SP1
    7. Managing Hosts and Host Groups
  • Module 8: Managing the Networking and Storage Infrastructure in System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager
    1. Managing Networking Infrastructure
    2. Managing Storage Infrastructure
    3. Managing Infrastructure Updates
    4. Lab : Managing the Networking and Storage Infrastructure in System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager
    5. Implementing a Network Infrastructure
    6. Implementing a Storage Infrastructure
    7. Managing Infrastructure Updates
  • Module 9: Creating and Managing Virtual Machines by Using Microsoft System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager
    1. Lab : Creating and Managing Virtual Machines by Using System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager
    2. Creating a Virtual Machine and Modifying Its Properties
    3. Cloning a Virtual Machine
  • Module 10: Configuring and Managing the System Center 2012 R2 Virtual MachineThis module provides an overview of the Virtual Machine Library
    1. Overview of the Virtual Machine Manager Library
    2. Working With Profiles and Templates
    3. Lab : Configuring and Managing the System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager SP1 Library and Library Objects
    4. Configuring and Managing the Virtual Machine Manager Library
    5. Creating and Managing Profiles and Templates
  • Module 11: Managing Clouds in System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager
    1. Introduction to Clouds
    2. Creating and Managing a Cloud
    3. Working With User Roles in Virtual Machine Manager
    4. Lab : Working With User Roles in Virtual Machine Manager
    5. Creating a Cloud
    6. Working With User Roles
    7. Deploying Virtual Machines to a Cloud
  • Module 12: Managing Services in System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager and App Controller
    1. Using System Center 2012 R2 App Controller
    2. Lab : Managing Services in System Center 2012 R2 VMM and App Controller
    3. Creating a Service Template
    4. Deploying a Service and Updating Service Template
    5. Configuring an App Controller
    6. Deploying Virtual Machine in App Controller
  • Module 13: Protecting and Monitoring Virtualization Infrastructure
    1. Overview of Backup and Restore Options for Virtual Machines
    2. Protecting Virtualization Infrastructure by Using Data Protection Manager
    3. Using System Center Operations Manager for Monitoring and Reporting
    4. Integrating Virtual Machine Manager with Operations Manager
    5. Lab : Monitoring and Reporting Virtualization Infrastructure
    6. Implementing System Center 2012 R2 Operations Manager Agent
    7. Configuring Operations Manager Monitoring Components
    8. Configuring Operations Manager Integration with Virtual Machine Manager

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This training prepares students for the following exam(s):

  • » 74-409: Server Virtualization with Windows Server Hyper-V and System Center

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