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Course Windows Server 2016 Installation, Storage and Compute with Windows Server 2016 (M20740)
  • Public Scheduled Price£1995 +VAT
  • Course Duration5 Days
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Overview
This five-day course is designed primarily for IT professionals who have some experience with Windows Server. It is designed for professionals who will be responsible for managing storage and compute by using Windows Server 2016, and who need to understand the scenarios, requirements, and storage and compute options that are available and applicable to Windows Server 2016.
Prerequisites
    • Experience supporting and configuring Windows client operating systems such as Windows 8 or Windows 10.
    • Basic knowledge of server hardware.
    • An understanding of basic AD DS concepts.
    • An awareness and understanding of security best practices.
    • A basic understanding of networking fundamentals.
Objectives
    • 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.
    • 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.
Target Audience
    • This course is intended for IT professionals who have some experiencing working with Windows Server, and who are looking for a single five-day course that covers storage and compute technologies in Windows Server 2016. This course will help them update their knowledge and skills related to storage and compute for Windows Server 2016

      Candidates suitable for this course would be:

      Windows Server administrators who are relatively new to Windows Server administration and related technologies, and who want to learn more about the storage and compute features in Windows Server 2016.

      IT professionals with general IT knowledge, who are looking to gain knowledge about Windows Server, especially around storage and compute technologies in Windows Server 2016.

      The secondary audience for this course are IT professionals looking to take the Microsoft 70-740 certification exam, Installation, Storage and Compute with Windows Server 2016. At course completion
Course Content
    • Installing, upgrading, and migrating servers and workloads
      This module describes the new features of Windows Server 2016, and explains how to prepare for and install Nano Server and Server Core. This module also describes how to plan a server upgrade and migration strategy, and explains how to perform a migration of server roles and workloads within and across domains. Finally, this module explains how to choose an activation model based on your environment characteristics.
      • Introducing Windows Server 2016
      • Preparing and installing Nano Server and Server Core
      • Preparing for upgrades and migrations
      • Migrating server roles and workloads
      • Windows Server activation models
    • Configuring local storage
      This module explains how to manage disks and volumes in Windows Server 2016.
      • Managing disks in Windows Server
      • Managing volumes in Windows Server
    • Implementing enterprise storage solutions
      This module discusses direct-attached storage (DAS), network-attached storage (NAS), and storage area networks (SANs). It also explains the purpose of Microsoft Internet Storage Name Service (iSNS) Server, data center bridging (DCB), and Multipath I/O (MPIO). Additionally, this module compares Fibre Channel, Internet Small Computer System Interface (iSCSI), and Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE), and describes how to configure sharing in Windows Server 2016.
      • Overview of DAS, NAS, and SANs
      • Comparing Fibre Channel, iSCSI, and Fibre Channel over Ethernet
      • Understanding iSNS, DCB, and MPIO
      • Configuring sharing in Windows Server 2016
    • Implementing Storage Spaces and Data Deduplication
      This module explains how to implement and manage Storage Spaces. This module also explains how to implement Data Deduplication.
      • Implementing Storage Spaces
      • Managing Storage Spaces
      • Implementing Data Deduplication
    • Installing and configuring Hyper-V and virtual machines
      This module provides an overview of Hyper-V and virtualization. It explains how to install Hyper-V, and how to configure storage and networking on Hyper-V host servers. Additionally, it explains how to configure and manage Hyper-V virtual machines.
      • Overview of Hyper-V
      • Installing Hyper-V
      • Configuring storage on Hyper-V host servers
      • Configuring networking on Hyper-V host servers
      • Configuring Hyper-V virtual machines
      • Managing virtual machines
    • Deploying and managing Windows and Hyper-V containers
      This module provides and overview of containers in Windows Server 2016. Additionally, this module explains how to deploy Windows Server and Hyper-V containers. It also explains how to install, configure, and manage containers by using Docker.
      • Overview of containers in Windows Server 2016
      • Deploying Windows Server and Hyper-V containers
      • Installing, configuring, and managing containers by using Docker
    • Overview of high availability and disaster recovery
      This module provides an overview of high availability and high availability with failover clustering in Windows Server 2016. It further explains how to plan high availability and disaster recovery solutions with Hyper-V virtual machines. Additionally, this module explains how to back up and restore the Windows Server 2016 operating system and data by using Windows Server Backup.
      • Defining levels of availability
      • Planning high availability and disaster recovery solutions with Hyper-V virtual machines
      • Backing up and restoring by using Windows Server Backup
      • High availability with failover clustering in Windows Server 2016
    • Implementing failover clustering
      This module explains how to plan for failover clustering. It also explains how to create, manage, and troubleshoot a failover cluster.
      • Planning a failover cluster
      • Creating and configuring a new failover cluster
      • Maintaining a failover cluster
      • Troubleshooting a failover cluster
      • Implementing site high availability with stretch clustering
    • Implementing failover clustering with Windows Server 2016 Hyper-V
      This module describes how Hyper-V integrates with failover clustering. It also explains how to implement Hyper-V virtual machines (VMs) in failover clusters.
      • Overview of the integration of Hyper-V Server 2016 with failover clustering
      • Implementing Hyper-V VMs on failover clusters
      • Key features for VMs in a clustered environment
    • Implementing Network Load Balancing
      This module provides an overview of NLB clusters. It also explains how to plan and configure an NLB cluster implementation.
      • Overview of NLB
      • Configuring an NLB cluster
      • Planning an NLB implementation
    • Creating and managing deployment images
      This module provides an overview of the Windows Server 2016 image deployment process. It also explains how to create and manage deployment images by using the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT). Additionally, it describes different workloads in the virtual machine environment.
      • Introduction to deployment images
      • Creating and managing deployment images by using MDT
      • Virtual machine environments for different workloads
    • Managing, monitoring, and maintaining virtual machine installations
      This module provides an overview on Windows Server Update Services (WSUS) and the requirements to implement WSUS. It explains how to manage the update process with WSUS. Additionally, this module provides an overview of Windows PowerShell Desired State Configuration (DSC) and Windows Server 2016 monitoring tools. Finally, this module describes how to use Performance Monitor, and how to manage event logs.
      • WSUS overview and deployment options
      • Update management process with WSUS
      • Overview of Windows PowerShell DSC
      • Overview of Windows Server 2016 monitoring tools
      • Using Performance Monitor
      • Monitoring event logs
What's included
    • For courses held on our premises, complimentary tea, coffee and biscuits are available. Lunch is not provided, however, there is a wide variety of eateries within a short walk of the centre.
    • Comprehensive course materials and exercises

 

Course Dates

IT Training Solutions Ltd
Oakville, 14 Durham Road West, Bowburn, Durham, DH6 5AU
0191 377 8377
ittrainingsolutions.co.uk

Printed: 23 Oct 19

 

 

 

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