Upgrading Your Skills to Windows Server 2016 (MOC-20743)


Course Number: MOC-20743

Duration: 5 days (32.5 hours)

Format: Live, hands-on

Windows Server 2016 Training Overview

This Microsoft course 20743, Upgrading Your Skills to Windows Server 2016 training, teaches IT professionals who want to upgrade their technical skills from Windows Server 2008 or Windows Server 2012 how to implement and configure new features and functionality in Windows Server 2016. 

Location and Pricing

Accelebrate offers instructor-led enterprise training for groups of 3 or more online or at your site. Most Accelebrate classes can be flexibly scheduled for your group, including delivery in half-day segments across a week or set of weeks. To receive a customized proposal and price quote for private corporate training on-site or online, please contact us.

In addition, some courses are available as live, online classes for individuals. See a schedule of online courses.

Objectives

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Install and configure Windows Server 2016
  • Describe storage in Windows Server 2016
  • Implement directory services
  • Implement Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS)
  • Describe networking
  • Implement Hyper-V
  • Configure advanced networking features
  • Implement software-defined networking
  • Implement remote access
  • Deploy and manage Windows and Hyper-V containers
  • Implement failover clustering
  • Implement failover clustering by using virtual machines

Prerequisites

All students should have:

  • Two or more years of experience deploying and managing Windows Server 2012 or Windows 2008 environments; experience with day-to-day Windows Server 2012 or Windows Server 2008 system administration management and maintenance tasks.
  • Experience with Windows networking technologies and implementation.
  • Experience with Active Directory® technologies and implementation.
  • Experience with Windows Server virtualization technologies and implementation.
  • Knowledge equivalent to the MCSA credentials of Windows Server 2008 or Windows Server 2012, or have equivalent knowledge.

Outline

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Introduction
Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2016
  • Introducing Windows Server 2016
  • Installing Windows Server 2016
  • Configuring Windows Server 2016
  • Preparing for upgrades and migrations
  • Migrating server roles and workloads
  • Windows Server activation models
Overview of Storage in Windows Server 2016
  • Overview of storage in Windows Server 2016
  • Implementing Data Deduplication
  • Configuring iSCSI storage
  • Configuring the Storage Spaces feature in Windows Server 2016
Implementing Directory Services
  • Deploying Active Directory domain controllers
  • Implementing service accounts
  • Azure AD
Implementing AD FS
  • Overview of AD FS
  • Deploying AD FS
  • Implementing AD FS for a single organization
  • Implementing Web Application Proxy
  • Implementing SSO with Microsoft online services
Implementing Network Services
  • Overview of networking enhancements
  • Implementing IP address management
  • Managing IP address spaces with IPAM
Implementing Hyper-V
  • Configuring the Hyper-V role in Windows Server 2016
  • Configuring Hyper-V storage
  • Configuring Hyper-V networking
  • Configuring Hyper-V virtual machines
Configuring Advanced Networking Features
  • Overview of high-performance networking features
  • Configuring advanced Hyper-V networking features
Implementing Software Defined Networking
  • Overview of SDN
  • Implementing network virtualization
  • Implementing Network Controller
Implementing Remote Access
  • Remote access overview
  • Implementing DirectAccess
  • Implementing VPN
Deploying and Managing Windows and Hyper-V Containers
  • Overview of containers in Windows Server 2016
  • Preparing for containers
  • Installing, configuring, and managing containers by using Docker
Implementing Failover Clustering
  • Overview of failover clustering
  • Implementing a failover cluster
  • Configuring highly available applications and services on a failover cluster
  • Maintaining a failover cluster
  • Implementing a stretch cluster
Implementing Failover Clustering with Windows Server 2016 Hyper-V
  • Overview of the integration of Hyper-V Server 2016 with failover clustering
  • Implementing Hyper-V virtual machines on failover clusters
  • Implementing Windows Server 2016 Hyper-V virtual machine migration
  • Implementing Hyper-V Replica
Conclusion

Training Materials:

All Microsoft training students receive Microsoft official courseware.

Software Requirements:

Attendees will not need to install any software on their computer for this class. The class will be conducted in a remote environment that Accelebrate will provide; students will only need a local computer with a web browser with a stable Internet connection. Any recent version of Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox, or Google Chrome will be fine.

When you contact us about purchasing this class, we will provide a live demo of the online lab environment so that you may explore the web browser interface in more detail.



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