Course Outline

 

Module 1: Installing and configuring Windows Server 2016

 

This module explains how to install and perform post-installation configuration of Windows Server 2016 servers.

 

Lessons

  • Introducing Windows Server 2016

  • Installing Windows Server 2016

  • Configuring Windows Server 2016

  • Preparing for upgrades and migrations

  • Migrating server roles and workloads

  • Windows Server activation models

 

Lab : Installing and configuring Nano Server

  • Installing Nano Server

  • Completing post-installation tasks on Nano Server

 

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Explain Windows Server 2016.

  • Install Windows Server 2016.

  • Configure Windows Server 2016.

  • Prepare for upgrades and migrations.

  • Migrate server roles and workloads.

  • Describe the Windows Server activation models.

 

Module 2: Overview of storage in Windows Server 2016

 

This module explains how to configure storage in Windows Server 2016.Lessons

  • Overview of storage in Windows Server 2016

  • Implementing Data Deduplication

  • Configuring iSCSI storage

  • Configuring the Storage Spaces feature in Windows Server 2016

 

Lab : Implementing and managing storage

  • Implementing File Server Resource Manager (FSRM)

  • Configuring iSCSI storage

 

Lab : Implementing and managing advanced storage solutions

  • Configuring redundant storage spaces

  • Implementing the Storage Spaces Direct feature

 

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Explain storage in Windows Server 2016.

  • Implement Data Deduplication.

  • Configure iSCSI storage.

  • Configure the Storage Spaces feature in Windows Server 2016

 

Module 3: Implementing directory services

 

This module explains how to implement the Directory Services feature. Lessons

  • Deploying Active Directory domain controllers

  • Implementing service accounts

  • Azure AD

 

Lab : Implementing and Managing AD DS

  • Cloning a domain controller

  • Implementing service accounts

 

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Deploy AD DS domain controllers.

  • Implement service accounts.

  • Explain Azure AD.

 

Module 4: Implementing AD FS

 

This module explains how to implement an AD FS deployment.

 

Lessons

  • Overview of AD FS

  • Deploying AD FS

  • Implementing AD FS for a single organization

  • Implementing Web Application Proxy

  • Implementing SSO with Microsoft Online Services

 

Lab : Implementing AD FS

  • Installing and configuring AD FS

  • Configuring an internal application for AD FS

 

Lab : Implementing Web Application Proxy

  • Implementing Web Application Proxy

 

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe of AD FS.

  • Deploy AD FS.

  • Implement AD FS for a single organization.

  • Implement Web Application Proxy.

  • Implement SSO with Microsoft Online Services.

 

Module 5: Implementing network services

 

This module explains how to configure advanced features for Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) and configure IP Address Management (IPAM).

 

Lessons

  • Overview of networking enhancements

  • Implementing IPAM

  • Managing IP address spaces with IPAM

 

Lab : Implementing network services

  • Configuring DNS policies

  • Configuring DHCP failover

  • Configuring IPAM

 

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe networking enhancements.

  • Implement IP address management.

  • Manage IP address spaces with IPAM.

 

Module 6: Implementing Hyper-V

 

This module explains how to install and configure Hyper-V virtual machines.

 

Lessons

  • Configuring the Hyper-V role in Windows Server 2016

  • Configuring Hyper-V storage

  • Configuring Hyper-V networking

  • Configuring Hyper-V virtual machines

 

Lab : Implementing server virtualization with Hyper-V

  • Installing the Hyper-V server role

  • Configuring virtual networking

  • Creating and configuring a virtual machine

 

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Configure the Hyper-V role in Windows Server 2016.

  • Configure Hyper-V storage.

  • Configure Hyper-V networking.

  • Configure Hyper-V virtual machines.

 

Module 7: Configuring advanced networking features

 

This module explains how to implement an advanced networking infrastructure.

 

Lessons

  • Overview of high-performance networking features

  • Configuring advanced Hyper-V networking features

 

Lab : Configuring advanced Hyper-V networking features

  • Creating and using Microsoft Hyper-V virtual switches

  • Configuring and using the advanced features of a virtual switch

 

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe high-performance networking features.

  • Configure advanced Hyper-V networking features.

Module 8: Implementing Software Defined Networking

 

This module explains how to implement software-defined networking.

 

Lessons

  • Overview of SDN

  • Implementing network virtualization

  • Implementing Network Controller

 

Lab : Deploying Network Controller

  • Preparing to deploy Network Controller

  • Deploying Network Controller

 

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe Software Defined Networking.

  • Implement network virtualization.

  • Implement Network Controller.

 

Module 9: Implementing remote access

 

This module explains how to configure connectivity for remote users by using the DirectAccess feature.

 

Lessons

  • Remote access overview

  • Implementing DirectAccess

  • Implementing VPN

 

Lab : Implementing DirectAccess

  • Configure DirectAccess using the Getting Started Wizard

  • Testing DirectAccess

 

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe common remote-access solutions and technologies.

  • Implement DirectAccess.

  • Implement VPNs.

 

Module 10: Deploying and managing Windows and Hyper-V containers

 

This module provides an overview of Windows Server 2016 containers. Additionally, it explains how to deploy, install, configure, and manage containers in Windows Server 2016.

 

Lessons

  • Overview of containers in Windows Server 2016

  • Preparing to deploy containers

  • Installing, configuring, and managing containers by using Docker

 

Lab : Installing and configuring containers

  • Installing Docker

 

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Explain the purpose of Windows Server and Hyper-V containers.

  • Deploy and manage containers.

  • Install, configure, and manage containers by using Docker

 

Module 11: Implementing failover clustering

 

This module explains how to implement failover clustering to provide high availability for network services and applications.

 

Lessons

  • Overview of failover clustering

  • Implementing a failover cluster

  • Configuring highly-available applications and services on a failover cluster

  • Maintaining a failover cluster

  • Implementing a stretch cluster

 

Lab : Implementing failover clustering

  • Configuring iSCSI storage

  • Configuring a failover cluster

  • Deploying and configuring a highly available file server

  • Validating the deployment of a highly available file server

  • Configuring CAU on the failover cluster

 

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the concept of failover clustering.

  • Implement a failover cluster.

  • Configure highly-available applications and services on a failover cluster.

  • Maintain a failover cluster.

  • Implement a stretch-failover cluster.

 

Module 12: Implementing failover clustering with Windows Server 2016 Hyper-V

 

This module explains how to deploy and manage Hyper-V virtual machines in a failover cluster.

 

Lessons

  • Overview of the integration of Hyper-V Server 2016 with failover clustering

  • Implementing Hyper-V virtual machines on failover clusters

  • Implementing Windows Server 2016 Hyper-V virtual machine migration

  • Implementing Hyper-V Replica

 

Lab : Implementing failover clustering with Windows Server 2016 Hyper-V

  • The Hyper-V Failover clustering testing environment

  • Configuring Hyper-V Replica

  • Configuring a failover cluster for Hyper-V

  • Configuring a highly available virtual machine

 

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe how Windows Server 2016 Hyper-V integrates with failover clustering.

  • Implement Hyper-V virtual machines on failover clusters.

  • Implement Hyper-V virtual machine migration.

  • Implement Hyper-V Replica.

Upgrading Your Skills to MCSA: Windows Server 2016 (M20743)

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