Fundamentals of a Windows Server Infrastructure

Learn the fundamental knowledge and skills that you need to build a Windows Server infrastructure with Windows Server 2012.

This five day course provides the networking, security and system administration information that you need to implement a Windows Server infrastructure. It covers the basics of installation and configuration, storage, network infrastructure, network components, network protocols, server roles, Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS), Group Policy, IT security, server security, network security, security software, monitoring server performance and maintaining a Windows Server.

This course includes the foundational level knowledge to prepare students to start a career or cross train in Microsoft Windows Server technologies.

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Perform a local media-based installation of Windows Server 2012
  • Select appropriate storage technologies and configure storage on a Windows Server
  • Describe fundamental network components and terminology so you can select an appropriate network component
  • Implement a network by selecting network hardware components and technologies and determine the appropriate network hardware and wiring components for a given situation
  • Describe the protocols and services within the Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) suite of protocols and implement IPv4 within a Windows Server environment
  • Describe and implement server roles
  • Implement and configure an Active Directory Domain Service (AD DS) forest
  • Describe the concept of defense-in-depth and determine how to implement this approach with Windows Server
  • Identify the security features in Windows Server that help to provide defense-in-depth
  • Identify the network-related security features in Windows Server to mitigate security threats to your network
  • Identify and implement additional software components to enhance your organisation’s security
  • Monitor a server to determine the performance level
  • Identify the Windows Server tools available to maintain and troubleshoot Windows Server

Students for this course are just starting their IT careers or want to change careers into Windows Server technologies. This fundamental knowledge and skills can be used by Home Computer Users, Small Business Owners, Academic Students, Information Workers, Technical Managers, Help Desk Technicians, or students who want to cross train from another technology.

This course is a first step in preparing for a job in IT or as prerequisite training before you start the Microsoft Certified System Administrator (MCSA) training and certification path.

Before attending this course, students must have:

  • A basic knowledge of general computing concepts
  • Some experience working with Windows Client Operating Systems such as Windows 7 or Windows 8

All our public scheduled training courses offer delegates the following facilities which are all included at no extra cost: 

  • Mini Continental Breakfast, with a choice of Croissants, Pastries, Cereals, Juices, and of course Tea and Coffee
  • Buffet Lunch
  • A Selection of Soft Beverages are available throughout the Training Day
  • Full Course Manual (Official Curriculum Courseware for Technical Courses where Designated)
  • Course Exercise Files on CD\DVD or Online
  • Course Stationery Pack (Pen, Pencil and Paper)
  • Course Certificate (Vendor Accredited where Designated)
  • FREE Internet Access during your visit (Wi-Fi as Available)

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Course Details:

Duration: 5 Days
Delivery: Instructor led
Type: Course
Setting: Classroom
Language: English
Audience: IT Professionals
Code: MS10967
Exam: -
Level: 100

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The earlier you book the cheaper it is! That's our policy. The earlier you book a course online, the more likely the course is to run! We don't offer discounts for last minute bookings in fact quite the opposite. Book late and you'll end up paying the FULL price!!!

Late bookings mean we have to order extra manuals, which we have to pay express delivery charges for, additional food, that means our purchasing power is reduced, and reconfiguring rooms, which means extra time. Unfortunately all these unforeseen changes cost money which you end-up paying.

Just look how much you can save on our online listed prices the earlier you book!

  • 45 working days or more attracts an 8% reduction
  • Less than 45 working days = Full Price

Secure your place early and get a great reduction!

Early booking discounts apply to our publicly scheduled Microsoft Technical IT training courses held at our own premises. This discount will be applied to online booking(s) registrations only. Not to be used in conjunction with any other offer.
 

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With Software Assurance Training Vouchers you get authorised instructor-led technical training by our very own Microsoft qualified certified trainers. Using only courseware developed by Microsoft experts, these in-depth courses are designed to help your IT staff deploy, manage and support new software.

Your SA Training Vouchers are reserved for technical courses only. Examples of courses include:

  • MS10174 - Configuring and Managing Microsoft SharePoint 2010
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After you complete your course, we will processes your voucher and are reimbursed by Microsoft. Unless the length of your training exceeds the training days available to you through SA, you will not be asked for payment

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As a Microsoft Certified Learning Partner we have a commitment to our customers to provide the highest level of training standards possible. To this end we continue to seek out talented individuals with a natural flair for communicating technical subject matter to a wide variety of audiences.

With customers both here in the UK and Europe, we deliver classess in native english covering a wide spectrum of products.

We are always looking to add to our existing portfolio of trainers. You must already have achieved your MCT qualification and have some commercial training delivery experience. Perhaps you may have already chosen a specialist subject to focus on such as Microsoft SharePoint Server, SQL Server, System Center, Exchange Server or generalise in Windows Server – We’d like to hear from you.

In the first instance please send us your CV to our Human Resources department. Please also include a link to your online transcript.

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