Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012 M20410

  • Duration: 5 days
  • Our price: from £2,102 per person

Course overview:

Get hands on experience and practical skills with this superb course from the Microsoft Curriculum.

This course is part one of a three-part series that provides the skills and knowledge necessary to implement a core Windows Server 2012 infrastructure in an existing enterprise environment. The three courses collectively cover implementing, managing, maintaining, and provisioning services and infrastructure in a Windows Server 2012 environment. While there is some cross-over in skills and tasks across the courses, this course primarily covers the initial implementation and configuration of core services including Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS), networking services, and Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2012 configuration.


A good understanding of networking fundamentals.
An understanding and experience configuring security and administration tasks in an Enterprise environment.
Experience supporting or configuring Microsoft Windows clients.

Training Course Overview/Content:

Module 1: Deploying and Managing Windows Server 2012
This module introduces students to the editions of Windows Server 2012 and the new Windows Server 2012 management tools. It also covers how to install Windows Server 2012, how to perform post-deployment tasks, and how to perform basic administrative tasks.
Windows Server 2012 Overview
Installing Windows Server 2012
Post-Installation Configuration of Windows Server 2012
Overview of Windows Server 2012 Management
Introduction to Windows PowerShell
Lab : Deploying and Managing Windows Server 2012
Deploying Windows Server 2012
Configuring Windows Server 2012 Server Core
Managing Servers
Using Windows PowerShell to Manage Servers
After completing this module, students will be able to:
Describe Windows Server 2012.
Install Windows Server 2012.
Perform post‑installation configuration of Windows Server 2012.
Describe the management tools available in Windows Server 2012.
Perform basic administrative tasks using Windows PowerShell.

Module 2: Introduction to Active Directory Domain Services
This module covers the structure of Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) and its various components, such as forest, domain, and organizational units (OUs). It also gives an overview of domain controllers, in addition to choices that are available with Windows Server 2012 for installing AD DS on a server.
Overview of AD DS
Overview of Domain Controllers
Installing a Domain Controller
Lab : Installing Domain Controllers
Installing a Domain Controller
Installing a Domain Controller by Using IFM
After completing this module, students will be able to:
Describe the structure of AD DS.
Describe the purpose of domain controllers.
Install a domain controller.

Module 3: Managing Active Directory Domain Services Objects
This module describes how to manage user accounts and computer accounts, including how to manage various consumer devices that employees use. The module also covers how to manage an enterprise network by managing groups, and how to delegate administrative tasks to designated users or groups.
Managing User Accounts
Managing Groups
Managing Computer Accounts
Delegating Administration
Lab : Managing Active Directory Domain Services Objects
Delegating Administration for a Branch Office
Creating and Configuring User Accounts in AD DS
Managing Computer Objects in AD DS
After completing this module, students will be able to:
Manage user accounts with graphical tools.
Manage group accounts with graphical tools.
Manage computer accounts.
Delegate permissions to perform AD DS administration.

Module 4: Automating Active Directory Domain Services Administration
This module describes how to use command‑line tools and Windows PowerShell to automate AD DS administration. It discusses various command-line tools and Windows PowerShell commands, and then describes how to use these tools and commands to modify objects individually and in bulk operations.
Using Command-line Tools for AD DS Administration
Using Windows PowerShell for AD DS Administration
Performing Bulk Operations with Windows PowerShell
Lab : Automating AD DS Administration by Using Windows PowerShell
Creating User Accounts and Groups by Using Windows PowerShell
Using Windows PowerShell to Create User Accounts in Bulk
Using Windows PowerShell to Modify User Accounts in Bulk
After completing this module, students will be able to:
Use command‑line tools for AD DS administration.
Use Windows PowerShell cmdlets for AD DS administration.
Perform bulk operations by using Windows PowerShell.

Module 5: Implementing IPv4
This module discusses using IPv4, which is the network protocol used on the Internet and on local area networks. In this module, students learn how to implement an IPv4 addressing scheme and how to troubleshoot network communication. This module also covers how to determine and troubleshoot network-related problems.
Overview of TCP/IP
Understanding IPv4 Addressing
Subnetting and Supernetting


This course helps delegates to prepare for exam number 70-410

exam 70-410 Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012: counts as credit toward the Microsoft MCSA and Microsoft MCSE certifications

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This course is running at the following venues:

8th Floor St James Building, 61-95 Oxford Street, Manchester, M1 6FQ
Witan Court, 294 Witan Gate West, Milton Keynes, MK9 1EJ

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