Technology: Windows Server 2016
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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.
After completing this course, students will be able to:
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:
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.
This module explains how to prepare and install Nano Server and Server Core. This module also explains how to upgrade and migrate server roles and workloads. Finally, this module explains how to choose an activation model based on your environment characteristics.
Lab: Installing and configuring Nano Server
After completing this module, students will be able to:
This module explains how to manage disks and volumes in Windows Server 2016.
Lab: Managing disks and volumes in Windows Server 2016
This module describes the direct-attached storage (DAS), network-attached storage (NAS), and storage area networks (SANs). It also helps you understand Microsoft Internet Storage Name Service (iSNS) Server, data center bridging, and Multipath I/O (MPIO). Additionally, this module also 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.
Lab: Planning and configuring storage technologies and components
This module explains how to implement and manage Storage Spaces. This module also explains how to implement Data Deduplication.
Lab: Implementing Storage Spaces
Lab: Implementing Data Deduplication
This module provides an overview of Hyper-V. This module also explains how to configure, manage, and install Hyper-V.
Lab: Installing and configuring Hyper-V
This module provides and overview of containers in Windows Server 2016. It also explains how to deploy, install, configure, and manage containers in Windows Server 2016.
Lab: Installing and configuring containers
This module provides an overview of high availability, business continuity, and disaster recovery. It further explains how to plan high availability and disaster recovery solutions. Additionally, in this module you will know how to back up and restore the Windows Server 2016 operating system and data by using Windows Server Backup. Finally, you will learn about Windows Server 2016 high availability with failover clustering.
Lab: Planning and implementing a high availability and disaster recovery solution
This module explains how to plan, create, configure, maintain, and troubleshoot a failover cluster. This module also explains how to implement site high availability with stretch clustering.
Lab: Implementing a failover cluster
Lab: Managing a failover cluster
This module describes integrating Hyper-V virtual machines in a clustered environment. It also explains how to implement and maintain Hyper-V virtual machines on failover clusters. Additionally, this module also explains how to configure network health protection.
Lab: Implementing failover clustering with Hyper-V
This module provides an overview of NLB clusters. It also explains how to plan and configure an NLB cluster implementation.
Lab: Implementing an NLB cluster
This module provides an introduction to deployment images. It also explains how to create and manage deployment images by using the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT). Additionally, it explains how to evaluate an organization’s requirements for server virtualization.
Lab: Using MDT to deploy Windows Server 2016
This module provides an overview on WSUS and explains the deployment options. It explains how to update management process with WSUS and also how to use Performance Monitor. Additionally, this module also provides an overview of PowerShell Desired State Configuration (DSC) and Windows Server 2016 monitoring tools. Finally, this module describes how to use Performance Monitor and monitor Event Logs.
Lab: Implementing WSUS and deploying updates
Lab: Monitoring and troubleshooting Windows Server 2016
Before attending this course, students must have: