Implementing a Desktop Infrastructure

This five-day instructor-led course provides you with the skills and knowledge needed to plan, design and implement a Windows 8 desktop infrastructure. The course provides guidance on planning and deploying desktops by using several technologies such as User State Migration Tool (USMT), Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT), Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) and more. Additionally, the course describes how to protect desktops and monitor their health and performance.

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Assess and determine desktop deployment options
  • Plan an image management strategy
  • Implement desktop security
  • Capture and manage a desktop operating system image
  • Plan and implement User State Migration
  • Plan and deploy desktops by using the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit
  • Plan and deploying desktops by using System Center 2012 Configuration Manager
  • Plan and implement a Remote Desktop Services infrastructure
  • Manage user state virtualisation for enterprise desktops
  • Plan and implement an updates infrastructure to support enterprise desktops
  • Protect enterprise desktops from malware and data loss
  • Monitoring the performance and health of the desktop infrastructure

The course is primarily intended for IT Professionals who manage the desktop environments for organisations and want to specialise in Windows 8 Desktop deployments. These IT Professionals typically work in complex computing environments of large to enterprise-sized organisations.

The secondary audience for this course includes IT Professionals who want to take exam 70-415: Implementing an Enterprise Desktop and Device Infrastructure as a stand-alone, or as part of the requirement for the Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE): Desktop Infrastructure certification.

Before attending this course, students must have:

  • Solid understanding of Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) and networking concepts
  • Solid knowledge of Windows and Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS)—for example, domain user accounts, domain vs local user accounts, user profiles and group membership
  • Good understanding of scripts and batch files
  • Solid understanding of security concepts such as authentication and authorisation
  • Familiarity with the client administration capabilities of Windows Server
  • General knowledge of management tools such as System Center 2012 Configuration Manager, System Center 2012 Operations Manager and System Center 2012 Data Protection Manager
  • Familiarity with imaging, packaging and operating system deployment concepts
  • Familiarity with certificates and Certification Authority (CA) implementation and configuration
  • Knowledge equivalent to Windows 2012 Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA)
  • Experience administering Windows Server in an environment that typically has the following characteristic:
    • 2,500 to 50,000 or more users
    • Multiple physical locations and multiple domain controllers
    • Network services and resources such as messaging, databases, file and print, firewalls, Internet access, an intranet and client computer management
    • Support for Windows 8 client desktops
    • Deployment and management of both physical and virtual applications

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: MS20415
Exam: 70-415
Level: 300

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