Microsoft 70-412: Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 R2 Services


      This course is specifically for participants to gain the knowledge and skills for making the appropriate job role decisions around configuring advanced Windows Server 2012 R2 services.

      This course is designed for Information Technology (IT) professionals, who have Windows Server 2012 operating system knowledge and experience and want to validate the skills and knowledge necessary to configure advanced services in a Windows Server 2012 infrastructure. This course is part three of a series of courses which validate the advanced configuring tasks necessary to deploy, manage and maintain a Windows Server 2012 infrastructure, such as fault tolerance, certificate services, and identity federation. This course, along with the others in this series, will validate the skills and knowledge necessary for implementing, managing, maintaining and provisioning services and infrastructure in a Windows Server 2012 environment.

      This training course on installing and configuring advanced Windows Server 2012 services prepares participants for the Microsoft Exam 70-412.

      This course will provide all the skills and knowledge for the following areas:

      Configuring Network Load Balancing (NLB)
      Configuring failover clustering
      Managing failover clustering roles
      Managing Virtual Machine (VM) movement
      Configuring advanced file services
      Implementing Dynamic Access Control (DAC)
      Configuring and optimizing storage
      Configuring and managing backups
      Recovering servers
      Configuring site-level fault tolerance
      Implementing advanced Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) solutions
      Implementing advanced DNS solutions
      Deploying and managing IPAM
      Configuring a forest or a domain
      Configuring trusts
      Configuring sites
      Managing Active Directory and SYSVOL replication
      Implementing Active Directory Federation Services 2.1 (AD FSv2.1)
      Installing and configuring Active Directory Certificate Services (AD CS)
      Managing certificates
      Installing and configuring Active Directory Rights Management Services (AD RMS)

      Module 1

      Course Introduction
      Instructor Introduction
      Course Overview
      What You Should Know
      Certification Overview
      Microsoft Learning Quote and Certification Audience

      Module 2

      Windows Server 2012 Course Specifics
      Lab Setup
      Lab Layout
      Demonstration and Presentation Types

      Module 3

      Windows Server 2012 ADDS
      Domain Tree
      Domain Forest
      Single Domain
      Multiple Domains
      Functional Level
      Upgrade Migrate
      Installing a Domain Controller
      Chapter Review

      Module 4

      Windows Server 2012 ADDS Domains and Forests
      Trust Relationships
      External Trust
      Forest Trust
      Realm Trust
      Shortcut Trust
      SID Filtering
      Name Suffix Routing
      Creating a Child Domain and Building a Trust
      Chapter Review

      Module 5

      Windows Server 2012 ADDS Sites
      Active Directory Sites
      Implementing ADD
      SRV Records
      Locating Local DC
      Active Directory Site Setup
      Chapter Review

      Module 6

      Windows Server 2012 ADDS Replication
      AD Partitions
      Types of Replication
      Site Topology and Site Links
      Group Membership Caching
      Site Replication
      Chapter Review

      Module 7

      Windows Server 2012 Networking DNS
      DNS and Administration
      GlobalName Zone
      DNS Security
      DNS Advanced Configuration
      Chapter Review

      Module 8

      Networking DHCP
      DHCP Basics
      Address Request
      Play Nice With DNS
      DHCP IPv6
      Name Protection
      DHCP Failover
      DHCP Advanced Configuration
      Chapter Review

      Module 9

      IPAM Basics
      Reason to Use IPAM
      Management and Monitoring
      IPAM Installation and Configuration
      Chapter Review

      Module 10

      Data: Advanced File
      File and Storage Basics
      File Server Resource Manager
      File Classification
      New Options
      File Classification Configuration
      Enabling Data Deduplication
      Chapter Review

      Module 11

      Windows Server 2012: Dynamic Access Control
      DAC Basics
      New VS Old
      Central Access Policy
      Implementing DAC
      Deploying DAC
      Implementation of Dynamic Access Control
      Chapter Review

      Module 12

      Windows Server 2012 Data: Storage
      Storage Basics
      iSCSI Parts
      iSCSI Security
      Configuring SCSI and iSCSI Storage
      Configuring BranchCache
      Chapter Review

      Module 13

      Business Continuity: Backups
      Backup Basics
      Server Backup
      Online Backup
      Data Protection Manager
      Implementing a Windows Server Backup
      Chapter Review

      Module 14

      Operating System Deployment
      Task Sequence Creation and Deployment
      Implementing an In-place Upgrade

      Module 15

      High Availability Network Load Balancing
      Network Load Balancing Basics
      NLB Functionality
      NLB New Features
      NLB Deployment
      Additional NLB Configuration
      Planning for NLB
      Securing NLB
      NLB Cluster Setup
      Configuring NLB Cluster
      Host Availability
      Chapter Review

      Module 16

      High Availability Failover Clustering
      High Availability Basics
      HA New Features
      HA Components
      Features CSV
      Quorum (Modes)
      Failover Clustering
      Cluster Deployment Requirements
      Failover Cluster Setup and Configuration
      HA File Server Setup and Configuration
      Cluster Aware Updating

      Module 17

      HA Hypervisor and VM
      HA Basics with Hyper-V
      Failover Clustering with Hyper-V
      New Features
      Best Practices
      HV Replica
      Virtual Machine Cluster Setup
      Failover Cluster Configuration for Hyper-V
      Chapter Review

      Module 18

      Access and Identity: Certificates
      Public Key Infrastructure Basics
      Components PKI Solution
      AD CS New Features
      Certificate Templates
      Enrolment Types
      Certificate Revocation List
      Key Recovery
      Building A Root CA
      Deploying and Configuring an Enterprise Subordinate CA
      Managing Certificate Templates
      Certificate Revocation
      Chapter Review

      Module 19

      Active Directory Federation Services
      AD FS Services
      Web Security Components
      AD FS New Features
      AD FS Setup and Configuration
      Installing AD FS Role
      Installing AD FS for a Single Organization
      Configuring AD Claims Provider Trust
      Chapter Review

      Module 20

      Active Directory Rights Management
      AD RMS Basics
      RMS Usage
      AD RMS Components
      Certificates / Licenses
      AD RMS Process
      AD RMS Deployment
      Rights Policy Templates
      Creating a Super User Group and Service Group
      Installing and Configuring AD RMS
      Build and Deploy a Policy Template
      Implementing RMS Trust Policies
      Anonymous Access Setup
      Creating A Rights Protected Document

      Module 21

      Course Review
      Certification Overview
      Exam Preparation

      Course Delivery:    Online