Designing and Implementing a Server Infrastructure
Category IT Networks
Duration 40 Hours
This course is first certification course for MCSE Windows Server Certification learning path which includes the following courses:
- 20413: Designing and Implementing a Server Infrastructure
- 20414: Implementing an Advanced Server Infrastructure
Course 20413C: Designing and Implementing a Server Infrastructure
- Get hands-on instruction and practice planning, designing and deploying a physical and logical Windows Server® 2012 R2 enterprise infrastructure in this 5-day Microsoft Official course.
- This course is part one in a series of two courses that provides the skills and knowledge necessary to design and implement a Windows Server 2012 R2 infrastructure in an enterprise environment.
- The two courses collectively cover designing, planning, deploying, securing, monitoring, automating, and virtualizing an enterprise server infrastructure.
- This course covers the knowledge and skills needed to provide an enterprise solution that supports manual and automated server installations in a physical and virtual environment including the supporting file and storage services.
- You will also learn the skills necessary to provide enterprise networking solutions such as DHCP, IPAM, VPN, and DirectAccess.
- You will also learn the skills necessary to design and implement a forest and domain infrastructure including multi domains/forest and branch office scenarios.
- Module 1: Planning Server Upgrade and Migration
- Module 2: Planning and Implementing a Server Deployment Strategy
- Module 3: Planning and Deploying Servers Using Virtual Machine Manager
- Module 4: Designing and Maintaining an IP Configuration and Address Management Solution
- Module 5: Designing and Implementing Name Resolution
- Module 6: Designing and Implementing an Active Directory Domain Services Forest and Domain Infrastructure
- Module 7: Designing and Implementing an AD DS Organizational Unit Infrastructure
- Module 8: Designing and Implementing a Group Policy Object Strategy
- Module 9: Designing and Implementing an AD DS Physical Topology
- Module 10: Planning and Implementing Storage and File Services
- Module 11: Designing and Implementing Network Protection
- Module 12: Designing and Implementing Remote Access Services
After completing this course, students will be able to:
- Plan server upgrade and migration.
- Plan and implement a server deployment strategy.
- Plan and deploy servers by using System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager (VMM).
- Design and maintain an IP configuration and address management solution.
- Design and implement name resolution.
- Design and implement an AD DS forest and domain infrastructure.
- Design and implement an AD DS organizational unit (OU) infrastructure.
- Design and implement a Group Policy Object (GPO) strategy.
- Design and implement an AD DS physical topology.
- Plan and implement storage and file services.
- Design and implement network protection.
- Design and implement remote access services.
- This course is intended for IT professionals who are responsible for planning, designing, and deploying a physical and a logical Windows Server 2012 enterprise Active Directory® Domain Services (AD DS) infrastructure including the network services necessary.
- They have experience of previous Windows Server operating systems and possess Windows Server 2012 certification Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) or equivalent skills.
- The course is also intended for IT professionals who are looking to take the exam 70-413: Designing and Implementing a Server Infrastructure, as a stand-alone, or as part of the requirement for the Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE): Server Infrastructure Certification.
In addition to their professional experience, students who attend this training should already have the following technical knowledge:
- A good understanding of Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) fundamentals and networking concepts.
- A good working knowledge of both Windows Server 2012 R2 and Active Directory® Domain Services (AD DS). For example, domain user accounts, domain vs. local user accounts, user profiles, and group membership.
- A good understanding of both scripts and batch files.
- A solid understanding of security concepts, such as authentication and authorization.
- Familiarity with deployment, packaging, and imaging tools.
- Ability to work in a team/virtual team.
- Ability to produce good documentation and have the appropriate communication skills to create proposals and make budget recommendations.
- Knowledge equivalent to Windows 2012 R2 MCSA.
Students who attend this training can meet the prerequisites by attending the following courses, or obtaining equivalent knowledge and skills:
- Microsoft Certified Trainer MCT
- Microsoft Official curriculum MOC
- Microsoft Attendance Certificate
- Microsoft International Exams