Windows Server administration

Covering MCSA: Windows Server 2016 syllabus

Best Windows Server 2016 training in Pune

This course covers the skills required to manage Windows Server 2016 operating system and Active Directory infrastructure. In this course you will learn the skills necessary to implement AD environment (ADDS), PowerShell, Hyper-V virtualization, Docker and Windows containers, failover clustering, networking services such as DNS, DHCP, Storage, File Services, Group Policy, etc.

This course is covering MCSA on Windows Server 2016 topics practically.

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Course content and exam details:

Please click on the syllabus tab above

Lab/Practicals setup:

Lab setup
  • Your trainer will guide you in configuring the lab and required softwares on your device.
  • This is important for you to perform all labs/practicals at your own time and as many time as you want.
  • In classroom, you can bring your own laptop for this setup and performing labs. Online/remote students will get remote support from the trainer. No worries.
  • Regular batch students can do practicals either 2 hours before the session starts or at the end of daily session (as per lab availability).
  • For weekend batch, you can perform your labs at your own time after or before your session.
Software required
For online/remote students, for remote support, download and install Teamviewer: Download it from here

Hardware required
    Nothing special: Minimum Intel i3 or AMD - 64 bit processor (or equivalent) for Windows 7 or Windows 8/8.1 or 10 (32-bit/64-bit editions), 2 GB minimum RAM. "Who is using i3 nowadays?" ;)

This training is based on new Windows Server 2016 Server OS It also covers practical part required for getting MCSA 2016 certification.

  • Install Windows Servers
    • Configure Windows Server using PowerShell
    • Understanding Server Core and Nano Server
  • Install and Configure Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS)
    • Install and configure domain controllers
    • Create and manage AD users and computers
    • Create and manage AD groups and organizational units (OUs)
  • Implement Storage Solutions
    • Configure disks and volumes
    • Implement File Server and Distributed File System (DFS)
    • Understanding NTFS and sharing permissions
  • Manage and Maintain AD DS
    • Active Directory backup and restore, AD recycle bin
    • Configure AD in a complex environment: Parent-Child domains and new domain tree
    • Understanding and Implementing AD trust
    • Understanding, transferring and seizing Operation master (aka FSMO) roles
  • Create and Manage Group Policy
    • Create and manage Group Policy Objects (GPOs)
    • Configure Group Policy settings
    • Configure Group Policy preferences
  • Implement Hyper-V
    • Install and configure Hyper-V
    • Configure virtual machine (VM) settings
    • Configure Hyper-V storage
    • Configure Hyper-V networking
  • Implement Domain Name System (DNS)
    • Install and configure DNS servers
    • Create and configure DNS zones and records
  • Implement DHCP
    • Install and configure DHCP
    • Manage and maintain DHCP
  • Implement Active Directory Certificate Services (AD CS)
    • Install and configure AD CS
    • Manage certificates
  • Understanding other Windows Server roles

Exam details:

Please note: Exam objectives of the following exams got changes on November 3, 2017. Also check the syllabus for these exams under the Syllabus tab shown above on this page itself. After completing this training, you can appear the MCSA: Windows Server 2016 certification. Here is the list of required exams:
Exam no. Details MCP (pass 1 Exam) MCSA (pass 3 Exams)
70-740 Installation, Storage, and Compute with Windows Server 2016
70-741 Networking with Windows Server 2016  
70-742 Identity with Windows Server 2016  

Exam details:

  • Exam pricing is $165 per exam in United States. In India current Microsoft exam fee is Rs. 4800. Worldwide it may vary.
  • Total exam is of 1000 marks and you need to earn 700 marks to pass the exam.
  • You will get 45 to 55 questions in an approximate 2-2½ hours of duration and may change per exam basis.
  • Exam formats and question types: Mostly single or multiple choice, drag and drop, repeated answer choices, etc.
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