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Securing Windows Server 2016 (MOC-20744)

MOC-20744 (5 Days)

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Windows Server 2016 Training Overview

This Microsoft course 20744, Securing Windows Server 2016 training, teaches IT professionals how to secure every aspect of their Windows Server 2016 infrastructure.

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Windows Server 2016 Training Objectives

Students will be able to:

  • Secure Windows Server.
  • Protect credentials and implement privileged access workstations.
  • Limit administrator rights with Just Enough Administration.
  • Manage privileged access.
  • Mitigate malware and threats.
  • Analyze activity with advanced auditing and log analytics.
  • Deploy and configure Advanced Threat Analytics and Microsoft Operations Management Suite.
  • Configure Guarded Fabric virtual machines (VMs).
  • Use the Security Compliance Toolkit (SCT) and containers to improve security.
  • Plan and protect data.
  • Optimize and secure file services.
  • Secure network traffic with firewalls and encryption.
  • Secure network traffic by using DNSSEC and Message Analyzer.

Windows Server 2016 Training Outline

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Introduction
Attacks, Breach Detection, and Sysinternals Tools
  • Understanding attacks
  • Detecting breaches
  • Examining activity with the Sysinternals tool
Protecting Credentials and Privileged Access
  • Understanding user rights
  • Computer and service accounts
  • Protecting credentials
  • Privileged-Access Workstations and jump servers
  • Local administrator-password solution
Limiting Administrator Rights with Just Enough Administration
  • Understanding JEA
  • Verifying and deploying JEA
Privileged Access Management and Administrative Forests
  • ESAE forests
  • Overview of Microsoft Identity Manager
  • Overview of JIT administration and PAM
Mitigating Malware and Threats
  • Restricting software
  • Configuring and using the Device Guard feature
  • Deploying and using the EMET
Analyzing Activity with Advanced Auditing and Log Analytics
  • Overview of auditing
  • Advanced auditing
  • Windows PowerShell auditing and logging
Deploying and Configuring Advanced Threat Analytics and Microsoft Operations Management Suite
  • Deploying and configuring ATA
  • Deploying and configuring Microsoft Operations Management Suite
Secure Virtualization Infrastructure
  • Guarded Fabric
  • Shielded and encryption-supported virtual machines
Securing Application Development and Server-workload Infrastructure
  • Using SCM
  • Introduction to Nano Server
  • Understanding containers
Planning and Protecting Data
  • Planning and implementing encryption
  • Planning and implementing BitLocker
Optimizing and Securing file Services
  • File Server Resource Manager
  • Implementing classification management and file-management tasks
  • Dynamic Access Control
Securing Network Traffic with Firewalls and Encryption
  • Understanding network-related security threats
  • Understanding Windows Firewall with Advanced Security
  • Configuring IPsec
  • Datacenter Firewall
Securing Network Traffic
  • Network-related security threats and connection-security rules
  • Configuring advanced DNS settings
  • Examining network traffic with Microsoft Message Analyzer
  • Securing SMB traffic, and analyzing SMB traffic
Updating Windows Server
  • Overview of WSUS
  • Deploying updates by using WSUS
Conclusion
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Lecture percentage

50%

Lecture/Demo

Lab percentage

50%

Lab

Course Number:

MOC-20744

Duration:

5 Days

Prerequisites:

Students should have at least two years of experience in the IT field and should have and understanding of:

  • Networking fundamentals, including TCP/IP, User Datagram Protocol (UDP), and Domain Name System (DNS)
  • Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) principles
  • Microsoft Hyper-V virtualization fundamentals
  • Windows Server security principle

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 Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, or Google Chrome will be fine.

When you call 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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