Updating Support Skills to Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1and an Introduction to Windows Server 2012

מק"ט: #71000 | משך קורס: 40 שעות אק'

This five-day instructor-led course provides students with the knowledge and skills to work with Network Infrastructure and Active Directory technologies in Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1. This course is intended for individuals who already have experience with Network Infrastructure and Active Directory technologies in Windows Server 2003 to upgrade their skills to Windows Server 2008 R2 Service Pack1.

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  • Identify the business values of Server 2008 R2 scenarios
  • Identify Server 2008 R2 products and licensing
  • Install and configure Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Understand Windows PowerShell
  • Understanding Server 2008 R2 Deployment Services - WDS
  • Add and configure Windows Server Core roles
  • Identify networking features with Windows Server 2008 R2.
  • Install & Configure Hyper-V virtual machines
  • Identify considerations when upgrading from a Windows Server 2003 to a Windows Server 2008 Active Directory infrastructure
  • Use Read-Only Domain Controllers
  • Identify new features in AD DS including ;auditing, ADRecycleBin, GPP & more
  • Configure Windows Server 2008 R2 Failover Clustering
  • Configure Server 2008 R2 PKI
  • Understand and Configure Server 2008 R2 iSCSI 3.3 Storage capabilities
  • Install & Configure Server 2008 R2  RDS –Remote Desktop Services

קהל יעד

This course is intended for IT Professionals experienced on the technologies included in Windows Server 2003, and who hold an MCSE or MCSA certification and/or equivalent knowledge.

תנאי קדם

 Before attending this course, students must have:   

  • Experience planning, implementing, managing, maintaining, and securing Microsoft 2003, including Active Directory and Network Infrastructure.
  • Working knowledge of networking, for example, TCP/IP and DNS
  • Experience installing, configuring, and administering Microsoft Windows 2003, Windows XP Professional, or Microsoft Windows 7
  • MCSA on Windows Server 2003 or MCSE on Windows Server 2003 recommended




Module 1: Introduction to Windows Server 2008 R2 and Server 2012
This module explains the scenarios and business values involved with server 2008 R2.
Introduction to Server 2008 R2 and Server 2012

  • Server 2008 R2 Scenarios
  • The Server 2008 R2 platforms
  • Server 2008 R2 Licensing and Versions
  • Windows Server 2012 Licensing and Versions


Module 2: Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2008 R2
This module explains how to install and configure Windows Server 2008 R2. It also explores using Server Manager to work with roles, features, Power-Shell and other aspects of server configuration like Automatic Updates.
Server Manager Roles

  • Windows Server Features
  • Active Directory Improvements
  • Basic Server 2008 R2 management UI
  • Windows Server 2012 – Server Management


Module 3: Implementing Windows PowerShell
This module explains how to manage and configure Windows Server 2008 R2 using Windows PowerShell.

  • PowerShell overview
  • PowerShell concepts
  • The PowerShell remote capabilities
  • Working with Command Lets
  • Working with Variables
  • Server 2012 PowerShell 3.0 What’s new


Module 4: Windows Server 2008 Server Core
This module explains how to use key functionality and benefits of a Server Core installation, including adding and configuring roles.

  • Server Core Introduction
  • Installing Server Core
  • Configuring and Managing Server Core


Module 5: Windows Server 2008 R2 Networking and a quick look at WS2012
This module explains how to use new and improved networking features in Windows Server 2008 R2, including server and domain isolation, IPv6, and DNS.

  • Networking with Windows Server 2008 R2
  • New Networking Features
  • DNS with Windows Server 2008 R2
  • New DHCP Capabilities
  • The Windows Firewall
  • DNS and DHCP Changes in Windows Server 2012


Module 6: Server 2008 R2 Hyper-V and what’s new in WS2012
This module explains how to use new capabilities and architecture in Server 2008 R2 Hyper-V, including integrated management functions for physical and virtual environments.

  • Introducing Hyper-V
  • Configuring Hyper-V
  • Installing & Configuring Virtual Machines
  • Understanding Virtual Switches
  • Understanding Virtual Hard Disks
  • Understanding Live and Quick migration
  • Hyper-V best practice
  • Introduction to SCVMM
  • Introduction to VDI
  • Introduction to Private Cloud
  • Server 2012 Hyper-v Highlights including replication and storage migration


Module 7: Windows Server 2008 R2 / 2012 Active Directory
This module explains how to install and configure the Active Directory Domain Services (AD-DS) server role and administering it with Server Manager. It also explores planning for deploying an Active Directory Domain Services infrastructure.

  • What’s New in AD DS
  • Planning for AD DS Deployment
  • Upgrade Considerations
  • Upgrading Server 2003 Active Directory to Server 2008 R2 AD-DS
  • Manageability and Reliability
  • Restartable AD
  • Fine Grinded Password Policies
  • GPO and GPP overview
  • AD-DS Auditing
  • Active Directory R2 Recycle Bin
  • Active Directory Backup Restore & Recovery
  • Install and Configure Read-Only Domain Controllers
  • Read-Only Domain Controller Operation
  • Windows Server 2012 AD-DS Administrative Center

Module 8: Enterprise PKI AD CS
This module highlights the new capabilities and deference’s between Server 2003 PKI and Server 2008 R2 AD-CS. During this module you will learn how to set up and manage Active Directory Certificate Services.

  • Certificate Authority
  • Enterprise PKI
  • Enrollment Methods
  • Certificate Extensions
  • CDP and OCSP


Module 9: Server 2008 R2 and WS2012 High Availability Features
This module explains how to use failover clustering and network load balancing.

  • Identify the need for MSCS and NLB
  • Design MSCS and NLB infrastructure
  • Configure NLB
  • Installing Failover Clustering
  • Managing Failover Clustering
  • Configuring Resources and Applications
  • Configure Cluster Disks
  • Using iSCSI Disks
  • Windows Server 2012 MSCS enhancements


Module 10: Configuring Server 2008 R2 SP1 Remote Desktop Services
Terminal Services has been updated with Windows Server 2008 R2, including changes to Terminal Services core. This module covers the new Terminal Services now called Remote Desktop Services or RDS core functionality as well as RDS Web Access and RDS Gateway.

  • Remote Desktop Services Overview
  • Remote Desktop Services Core Functionality
  • Remote Desktop Services Remote App Programs
  • Remote Desktop Services Web Access
  • Remote Desktop Services Gateway
  • SP1 RemoteFX


Module 11: A Quick look at Windows Server 2012 new capabilities

This module explains how to get ready for Windows Server 2012. This module highlights the major changes in Windows Server 2012 architecture. This module also describes Windows Server 2012 business values.

  • Introduction to Windows Server 2012
  • Identify Windows Server 2012 Business Values
  • Get Ready for Windows Server 2012 Deployment


היקף הקורס הינו 40 שעות אקדמאיות