This course will provide you with the knowledge and skills to work with Active Directory technologies in Windows Server 2012.
This course is based fully on official Microsoft courses M20410, M20411 and M20412
This course is intended for individuals who already have experience with Windows and wish to either learn Active Directory or extended their knowledge
Typical students include people who have at least one year of experience implementing and administering a network operating system and IT Professionals who work in medium and enterprise organizations with the knowledge and skills in Windows Servers.
At the end of this course you will be able to:
Module 1: Deploying and Managing Windows Server 2012
This module introduces the new Windows Server 2012 administrative interface. This module covers the different roles and features that are available with the Windows Server 2012 operating system. It also discusses the various installation and configuration options you can use when deploying and configuring Windows Server 2012.
Lab: Deploying and Managing Windows Server 2012Deploying Windows Server 2012
Module 2: Introduction to Active Directory Domain Services
This module introduces Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) in Windows Server 2012. It covers general AD DS infrastructure including forests, trees, schema, Global Catalog, and Operations Masters. It also covers installing and configuring domain controllers.
Lab: Installing Domain Controllers
Module 3: Managing Active Directory Domain Services Objects
This module covers configuring Active Directory objects such as users, groups and computers. The functionality of AD DS administrative tools is addressed, in addition to the configuration of user profiles and the process of delegating permissions to perform AD DS administration
Lab: Managing Active Directory Domain Services Objects
Module 4: Automating Active Directory Domain Services Administration
This module covers using command-line tools to configure and administer AD DS. It introduces using Windows PowerShell cmdlets for AD DS administration, and using Windows PowerShell to perform bulk AD DS administrative operations
Lab: Automating AD DS Administration by Using Windows PowerShell
Module 5: Maintaining Active Directory Domain Services
This module explains the new features, such as virtualized domain controller cloning, recent features like read-only domain controllers (RODCs), and a host of other features and tools that you can use in the AD DS environment
Lab: Maintaining AD DS
Module 6: Managing User and Service Accounts
This module explains how to manage large groups of user accounts, explain the different options available for providing adequate password security for accounts in your environment, and show you how to configure accounts to provide authentication for system services and background processes.
Lab: Managing User and Service Accounts
Module 7: Implementing a Group Policy Infrastructure
This module explains Group Policy is, how it works, and how best to implement it in your organization.
Lab: Implementing a Group Policy Infrastructure
Module 8: Managing User Desktops with Group Policy
This module explains how to configure Administrative Templates.
Lab: Managing User Desktops with Group Policy
Module 9: Implementing Distributed Active Directory Domain Services Deployments
This module describes the components of a highly complex AD DS deployment, which includes implementing a distributed AD DS deployment and configuring AD DS forest trusts
Lab: Implementing Complex AD DS Deployments
Module 10: Implementing Active Directory Domain Services Sites and Replication
This module describes how replication works in a Windows Server 2012 AD DS environment, including how to configure AD DS sites so that you can optimize AD DS network traffic and how to configure and monitor AD DS replication
Lab: Implementing AD DS Sites and Replication