Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) Certifications cover a range of Microsoft products and job areas. The MCSA certifications are designed as a way for entry-level workers to demonstrate proficiency in a variety of Microsoft products, roles and knowledge areas. Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2016, Administering Windows Server 2016, Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2016 Services. You will also learn how to monitor virtual machine installations, plan, and configure storage solutions, and learn how to manage a failover cluster. IT professionals who are keen to learn about the storage and computational aspect of Windows Server 2016 must opt for this training.

CERTIFYING BODY

  • Microsoft Corporation

CAREER PROSPECTS

  • Systems Administrator.
  •  Information Technology (IT) Manager.
  •  Senior Systems Administrator.
  •  Network Administrator.
  •  Systems Engineer (Computer Networking / IT)
  •  Senior Systems Engineer

SYLLABUS

Client/Server or Domain

    • • Introduction to Domain
    • • Advantages & Disadvantages
    • Installing Windows Server 2016

Install servers

    • • Plan for a server installation
    • • Server roles, Install Server Core
    • Configure servers
    • • Configure Server Core
    • • Delegate administration
    • Configure local storage
    • • Design storage spaces
    • • Configure basic & dynamic disks
    • • Configure master boot record (MBR)
    • • Configure GUID partition table (GPT)
    • • Manage volumes

Server roles and infrastructures

    • • Configure file and share access
    • Permissions
    • • Introduction to permissions
    • • Types – Share level, Security level
    • • Implementing Share permissions
    • – Shared folder, How to access?
    • – Hidden share, How to access ?
    • • Implementing Security permissions
    • – Access Control List, Inheritance
    • • Create and configure shares
    • • Configure share permissions
    • • Configure offline files
    • • NTFS – permissions, quotas
    • Create & configure virtual machine
    • • Install Server & Client O/s virtually
    • • Modify hardware platform for VM
    • Configure print & document services
    • • Enterprise Print Management
    • • Drivers, printer pooling
    • • Print priorities
    • • Printer permissions

Deploy & configure

    • core network services
    • • Configure IPv4 or IPv6
    • Deploy and configure DNS service
    • • AD integration of primary zones
    • • Configure forwarders, Root Hints
    • • A & PTR resource records
    • Install & administer Active Directory
    • Install domain controllers
    • Windows Server 2016 O/s
    • • Features of Windows Server 2016
    • • Install Server 2016, Client O/s
    • Introduction of ADDS
    • • Domain, Domain Controller
    • • What is Client/Member Server?
    • • Requirements to install ADDS
    • • Installing and configuring ADDS
    • Clients and Member Servers
    • • Adding, Removing
    • • Add/Remove a domain controller
    • • Configure a global catalog server

Active Directory users & computers

    • • Domain users & groups administration
    • • Domain user, Domain group
    • – Creating, managing & deleting
    • • Adding/Removing domain users
    • • Creating a Domain user account
    • • Computers Management console
    • • Managing domain user accounts
    • • Account lockout policy
    • Active Directory groups & OU
    • • Security, distribution, universal
    • • Domain local, & global
    • • Groups and OUs

Administering Windows Server 2016

    • Deploy Manage & maintain servers
    • Deploy and manage server images
    • Configure FSRM
    • Home folder
    • • What is home folder?
    • • Configuration of Home Folder
    • • Configure file and disk encryption
    • • Configure BitLocker encryption
    • Configure & Manage Active Directory
    • Configure domain controllers
    • Structure of Active Directory
    • • Physical – Domain Controller, Sites
    • • Logical – Forest, Tree, Domain
    • Installing and configuring ADC,
    • CDC, NDEF
    • Maintain Active Directory
    • Maintaining the Active Directory
    • • Forest & domain functional level
    • Configure account policies
    • Password policy
    • • What is default password policy?
    • • Changing default password policy
    • Account lockout policy
    • • Enabling account lockout threshold
    • • Account Lockout – Duration, Reset
    • • Unlocking locked account
    • • Password policy settings
    • – domain & local user
    • • Configure & apply PSOs
    • • Account lockout policy settings
    • • Kerberos policy settings
    • Configure and Manage group policy
    • • Configure Group Policy settings
    • • Configure settings
    • – software installation
    • – folder redirection, scripts
    • – administrative template settings

Advanced Windows Server 2016

    • Implement Business continuity
    • & disaster recovery
    • Configure & manage backups
    • Windows Server Backup & Recovery
    • • Introduction to backup & recovery
    • • Configuring windows backup
    • • Types of backup – Full Server
    • – Custom, Manual, Scheduled
    • • Configure Windows Server backups
    • Recover servers
    • • Restore from backups
    • Configure AD Infrastructure
    • Configure sites
    • • Configure sites and subnets
    • • Create & configure site links
    • • Manage site coverage
    • • Move domain controllers
    • between sites

Design & Implement

    • Server Infrastructure
    • Deploy & Configure DHCP service
    • • Create and configure scopes
    • • DHCP reservation
    • • DHCP options
    • • Configure client & server
    • for PXE boot
    • • Authorize DHCP server
    • Create and Manage Group policy
    • OU (Organizational Unit)
    • • Creating, deleting & modifying OU
    • • Creating users in OU
    • • Delegating control to a user
    • Group Policies
    • • Introduction to Group policy
    • • Configuring OU level policy
    • – Software Deployment policy
    • – Scripts on OU
    • – Folder Redirection policy on OU
    • Create Group Policy objects (GPO)
    • • Group Policies for Domain Objects
    • • Configuring script
    • • Software deployment
    • Configure security policies
    • • Configure User Rights Assignment
    • • Configure Security Options settings
    • • Configure Security templates
    • • Configure Local Users & Groups
    • • Configure User Account Control (UAC)

Windows Deployment Services

    • • Introduction to WDS
    • • Installing & configuring WDS
    • • Creating boot image & Install image
    • • Install O/s thru Network using WDS
    • • Install WDS role
    • • Configure and manage boot
    • • Install, and discover images
    • Profiles
    • • Introduction to profile
    • • Types of profile – Local, Roaming
    • • Implementing local profile
    • • Configuring roaming profile
    • Configure File and Print Services
    • FSRM (Disk quota)
    • • Introduction to FSRM
    • • Configuring Quota Management
    • • File screening using FSRM
    • • Storage Reports Management
    • • Install the FSRM role service
    • • Configure quotas, file screens
    • • Configure reports, file management
    • Configure Network services & access
    • Configure DNS zones
    • DNS Server
    • • Introduction, Install & configure
    • • Forward & Reverse lookup zones
    • – Creating & configuring
    • • Creating records in zones
    • • DNS backup
    • • Configure primary/secondary zones
    • • Stub zones, conditional forwards
    • • Zone and conditional forward
    • • Storage in Active Directory
    • • Configure zone delegation
    • • Configure zone transfer
    • • Configure notify settings
    • Configure DNS records
    • • Create & configure DNS RR
    • – A, AAAA, PTR, SOA, NS,
    • – SRV, CNAME, & MX records
    • • Zone scavenging, record options
    • Roles of Active Directory
    • • Introduction to roles
    • • Types of roles (FSMO & G.C)
    • • Transferring of roles
    • • Seizing of roles
    • • Transfer & seize operations
    • master roles
    • Configure a forest or a domain
    • • Implement Active Directory environments
    • – multi-domain & multi-forest
    • Configure trusts
    • Trust Relationship
    • • Introduction to Trust relationship
    • • Trust types
    • • Configuring Forest wide trust
    • • External, forest, shortcut, realm trusts
    • • Configure trust authentication