This course is designed primarily for IT professionals who have some experience with Windows Server. It is designed It covers content for professionals who will be responsible for managing storage and compute by using Windows Server 2016. Covering the the scenarios, requirements, and usage of storage and compute options that are available and applicable to Windows Server 2016.
This course uses the material from the C revision of MOC20740.
- 3 months access to e-learning materials
- 3 months access to training labs
A student needs to meet the following prequisites in order to fully benefit from the course:
- IT professionals who have some experience working with Windows Server
Who should attend
This course was designed for the benefit of the following organization roles:
- Windows Server administrators who are relatively new to Windows Server
- IT professionals who are looking to gain knowledge about Windows Server
- The secondary audience for this course are IT professionals looking to take the Microsoft 70-740 certification exam
After completing this course, students will be able to:
- Prepare and install Nano Server, a Server Core installation, and plan a server upgrade and migration strategy.
- Describe the various storage options, including partition table formats, basic and dynamic disks, file systems, virtual hard disks, and drive hardware, and explain how to manage disks and volumes.
- Describe enterprise storage solutions, and select the appropriate solution for a given situation.
- Implement and manage Storage Spaces and Data Deduplication.
- Install and configure Microsoft Hyper-V, and configure virtual machines.
- Deploy, configure, and manage Windows and Hyper-V containers.
- Describe the high availability and disaster recovery technologies in Windows Server 2016.
- Plan, create, and manage a failover cluster.
- Implement failover clustering for Hyper-V virtual machines.
- Configure a Network Load Balancing (NLB) cluster, and plan for an NLB implementation.
- Create and manage deployment images.
- Manage, monitor, and maintain virtual machine installations.
- Module 1: Installing, upgrading, and migrating servers and workloads
- Module 2: Configuring local storage
- Module 3: Implementing enterprise storage solutions
- Module 4: Implementing Storage Spaces and Data Deduplication
- Module 5: Installing and configuring Hyper-V and virtual machines
- Module 6: Deploying and managing Windows and Hyper-V containers
- Module 7: Overview of high availability and disaster recovery
- Module 8: Implementing failover clustering
- Module 9: Implementing failover clustering with Windows Server 2016 Hyper-V
- Module 10: Implementing Network Load Balancing
- Module 11: Creating and managing deployment images
- Module 12: Managing, monitoring, and maintaining virtual machine installations
- Lab 1: Installing and configuring Server Core
- Lab 2: Configuring local storage
- Lab 3: Planning and configuring storage technologies and components
- Lab 4a: Implementing Storage Spaces
- Lab 4b: Implementing Data Deduplication
- Lab 5: Installing and configuring Hyper-V
- Lab 6: Installing and configuring containers
- Lab 7: Planning and implementing a high availability and disaster recovery solution
- Lab 8a: Implementing failover clustering
- Lab 8b: Managing a failover cluster
- Lab 9: Implementing failover clustering with Windows Server 2016 Hyper-V
- Lab 10: Implementing NLB
- Lab 11: Using MDT to deploy Windows Server 2016
- Lab 12a: Implementing WSUS and deploying updates
- Lab 12b: Monitoring and troubleshooting Windows Server 2016