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MCSE: Server Infrastructure (Windows Server 2012) Combo Training Courses

About the MCSE: Server Infrastructure (Windows Server 2012) Combo

Duration: 10 days (80 hours)

MCSE: Server Infrastructure

The Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE): Server Infrastructure certification validates your ability to build comprehensive server infrastructure solutions. Show that you have the skills needed to run a highly efficient and modern data center, with expertise in identity management, systems management, virtualization, storage, and networking.

This MCSE certification requires candidates to show continued ability to perform in their chosen solution area by completing a recertification exam every three years.

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This training consists of the following courses:

20413: Designing and Implementing a Server Infrastructure (Windows Server 2012)   More on this course

5 days | 40 hours

arrow Course Objectives

  • » Implement server upgrade and migration.
  • » Design an automated server installation strategy.
  • » Plan and implement a server deployment infrastructure.
  • » Plan and implement file and storage services.
  • » Design and implement a Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) solution.
  • » Design a name resolution solution strategy.
  • » Design and manage an IP address management solution.
  • » Design a VPN solution.
  • » Design a DirectAccess solution.
  • » Implement a scalable remote access solution.
  • » Design a network protection solution.
  • » Implement a network protection solution.
  • » Design a forest and domain infrastructure.
  • » Implement a forest and domain infrastructure.
  • » Design a Group Policy strategy.
  • » Design an Active Directory permission model.
  • » Design an Active Directory sites topology.
  • » Design a domain controller strategy.
  • » Design and implement a branch office infrastructure.

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arrow Course Outline

  • Module 1: Planning Server Upgrade and Migration
    1. Upgrade and Migration Considerations
    2. Creating a Server Upgrade and Migration Plan
    3. Planning for Virtualization
  • Module 2: Planning and Implementing a Server Deployment Infrastructure
    1. Selecting an Appropriate Server Imaging Strategy
    2. Selecting a Deployment Automation Strategy
    3. Implementing an Automated Deployment Strategy
  • Module 3: Designing and Maintaining an IP Configuration and Address Management Solution
    1. Designing and Implementing DHCP
    2. Planning and Implementing DHCP Scopes
    3. Planning and Implementing an IPAM Provisioning Strategy
  • Module 4: Designing and Implementing Name Resolution
    1. Designing a DNS Server Implementation Strategy
    2. Designing the DNS Namespace
    3. Designing and Implementing DNS Zones
    4. Designing and Configuring DNS Zone Replication and Delegation
    5. Optimizing DNS Servers
    6. Designing DNS for High Availability and Security
  • Module 5: Designing and Implementing an Active Directory Domain Services Forest and Domain Infrastructure
    1. Designing an AD DS Forest
    2. Designing and Implementing AD DS Forest Trusts
    3. Designing and Implementing AD DS Domains
    4. Designing DNS Namespaces in AD DS Environments
    5. Designing AD DS Domain Trusts
  • Module 6: Designing and Implementing an OU Infrastructure and AD DS Permissions Model
    1. Planning the AD DS Administrative Tasks Delegation Model
    2. Designing the OU Structure
    3. Designing and Implementing an AD DS Group Strategy
  • Module 7: Designing and Implementing a Group Policy Object Strategy
    1. Gathering the Information Required for a GPO Design
    2. Designing and Implementing GPOs
    3. Designing GPO Processing
    4. Planning Group Policy Management
  • Module 8: Designing and Implementing an AD DS Physical Topology
    1. Designing and Implementing AD DS Sites
    2. Designing AD DS Replication
    3. Designing the Placement of Domain Controllers
    4. Virtualization Considerations for Domain Controllers
    5. Designing Highly-Available Domain Controllers
  • Module 9: Planning and Implementing Storage
    1. Storage Considerations
    2. Planning and Implementing iSCSI SANs
  • Module 10: Planning and Implementing File Services
    1. Planning and Implementing a Distributed File System
    2. Planning and Implementing BranchCache
    3. Planning and Implementing Dynamic Access Control
  • Module 11: Designing and Implementing Network Access Services
    1. Designing and Implementing Remote Access Services
    2. Designing RADIUS Authentication by Using a Network Policy Server
    3. Designing a Perimeter Network
    4. Planning and Implementing DirectAccess
  • Module 12: Designing and Implementing Network Protection
    1. Overview of Network Security Design
    2. Identifying and Mitigating Common Network Security Threats
    3. Designing and Implementing a Windows Firewall Strategy
    4. Designing and Implementing a Network Access Protection Infrastructure

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20414: Implementing an Advanced Server Infrastructure (Windows Server 2012)   More on this course

5 days | 40 hours

arrow Course Objectives

  • » Plan and implement server virtualization strategy.
  • » Plan and implement networks and storage for virtualization.
  • » Plan and deploy virtual machines.
  • » Manage a virtual machine deployment.
  • » Plan and implement a server monitoring strategy.
  • » Plan and implement high availability for file services and applications.
  • » Plan and implement a highly available infrastructure using failover clustering.
  • » Plan and implement an server updates infrastructure.
  • » Plan and implement a business continuity strategy.
  • » Plan and implement a public key infrastructure (PKI).
  • » Plan and implement an identity federation infrastructure.
  • » Plan and Implement an information rights management infrastructure.

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arrow Course Outline

  • Module 1: Planning and Implementing a Server Virtualization Strategy
    1. Overview of System Center 2012 Components
    2. Integrating System Center 2012 and Server Virtualization
    3. Planning and Implementing a Server Virtualization Host Environment
  • Module 2: Planning and Implementing Networks and Storage for Virtualization
    1. Planning a Storage Infrastructure for Virtualization
    2. Implementing a Storage Infrastructure for Virtualization
    3. Planning and Implementing a Network Infrastructure for Virtualization
  • Module 3: Planning and Deploying Virtual Machines
    1. Planning Virtual Machine Configuration
    2. Preparing for Virtual Machine Deployments with VMM
    3. Deploying Virtual Machines
  • Module 4: Planning and Implementing a Virtualization Administration Solution
    1. Planning and Implementing Microsoft System Center Administration
    2. Planning and Implementing Self-Service with System Center
    3. Planning and Implementing Automation with System Center
  • Module 5: Planning and Implementing a Server Monitoring Strategy
    1. Planning Monitoring in Windows Server 2012
    2. Overview of System Center Operations Manager
    3. Planning and Configuring Monitoring Components
    4. Configuring Integration with VMM
  • Module 6: Planning and Implementing High Availability for File Services and Applications
    1. Planning and Implementing Storage Spaces
    2. Planning and Implementing DFS
    3. Planning and Implementing Network Load Balancing
  • Module 7: Planning and Implementing a Highly Available Infrastructure Using Failover Clustering
    1. Planning a Failover Clustering Infrastructure
    2. Implementing Failover Clustering
    3. Integrating Failover Clustering with Server Virtualization
    4. Planning a Multi-Site Failover Cluster
  • Module 8: Planning and Implementing an Server Updates Infrastructure
    1. Planning and Implementing a Windows Server Update Services (WSUS) Deployment
    2. Planning Software Updates with System Center 2012 Configuration Manager
    3. Planning and Implementing Updates in a Server Virtualization Infrastructure
  • Module 9: Planning and Implementing a Business Continuity Strategy
    1. Overview of Business Continuity Planning
    2. Planning and Implementing Backup Strategies
    3. Planning and Implementing Recovery
    4. Planning and Implementing Virtual Machine Backup and Recovery
  • Module 10: Planning and Implementing an Public Key Infrastructure
    1. Planning and Implementing a Certification Authority Deployment
    2. Planning and Implementing Certificate Templates
    3. Planning and Implementing Certificate Distribution and Revocation
    4. Planning and Implementing Key Archival and Recovery
  • Module 11: Planning and Implementing an Identity Federation Infrastructure
    1. Planning and Implementing an AD FS Server Infrastructure
    2. Planning and Implementing AD FS Claim Providers and Relying Parties
    3. Planning and Implementing AD FS Claims and Claim Rules
  • Module 12: Planning and Implementing an Information Rights Management Infrastructure
    1. Planning and Implementing an AD RMS Cluster
    2. Planning and Implementing AD RMS Templates and Policies
    3. Planning and Implementing External Access to AD RMS Services
    4. Planning and Implementing AD RMS Integration with Dynamic Access Control (DAC)

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

  • » 70-413: Designing and Implementing a Server Infrastructure
  • » 70-414: Implementing an Advanced Server Infrastructure

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Recent Client Testimonials & Reviews

Vimal was a particularly good instructor. He explained the information very clearly and had many good examples. My best rating for him, and hope I have him for future classes.
Mike F.
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» MCSE: Server Infrastructure (Windows Server 2012) Combo

Excellent. Richard always provides extra materials, guides and links that we can use later.
Aldrin B.
Course(s) Taken

» MCSE: Server Infrastructure (Windows Server 2012) Combo
» MCSE: Desktop Infrastructure (Windows Server 2012) Combo

Online labs and books were easily accessible and updated periodically. Instructor was helpful and willing to stay after hours to answer more questions. He was very knowledgeable and helped the class understand topics more in depth.

-Ano S.
Course(s) Taken

» MCSE: Server Infrastructure (Windows Server 2012) Prep Boot Camp

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