The 70-412: Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 R2 Services online training course is part three, of a series of three online training courses, which provide the skills and knowledge necessary to implement a core Windows Server 2012 Infrastructure in an existing enterprise environment. The series provides the skills and knowledge necessary to implement a core Windows Server 2012 infrastructure in an existing enterprise environment. Collectively, the three online training courses cover implementing, managing, maintaining, and provisioning services and infrastructure in a Windows Server 2012 environment.

Course Instructor: Will Panek

Course Outline

01. Module 1: Implementing Advanced Network Services

  • Configuring Advanced Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) Features
  • Configuring Advanced Domain Name System (DNS) Settings
  • Implementing IP Address Management

02. Module 2: Implementing Advanced File Services

  • Configuring Internet Small Computer System Interface (iSCSI) Storage
  • Configuring Branch Cache
  • Optimizing Storage Usage

03. Module 3: Implementing Dynamic Access Control (DAC)

  • Planning for a DAC Implementation
  • Configuring DAC

04. Module 4: Implementing Network Load Balancing (NLB)

  • Network Load Balancing
  • Configuring a NLB Cluster
  • Planning a NLB Implementation

05. Module 5: Implementing Failover Clustering

  • Failover Clustering
  • Configuring Highly-Available Applications and Services on a Failover Cluster
  • Maintaining a Failover Cluster
  • Implementing a Multi-Site Failover Cluster

06. Module 6: Implementing Failover Clustering with Hyper-V

  • Integration of Hyper-V with Failover Clustering
  • Implementing Hyper-V Virtual Machines on Failover Clusters
  • Implementing Hyper-V Virtual Machine Movement
  • Managing Hyper-V Virtual Environments by Using System Center Virtual Machine Manager

07. Module 7: Implementing Disaster Recovery

  • Disaster Recovery
  • Implementing Windows Server Backup
  • Implementing Server and Data Recovery

08. Module 8: Implementing Distributed AD DS Deployments

  • Distributed AD DS Deployments
  • Implementing a Distributed AD DS Deployment
  • Configuring AD DS Trusts

09. Module 9: Implementing AD DS Sites and Replication

  • AD DS Replication
  • Configuring AD DS Sites
  • Configuring and Monitoring AD DS Replication

10. Module 10: Implementing AD CS

  • Public Key Infrastructure
  • Deploying Certification Authorities
  • Deploying and Managing Certificate Templates
  • Implementing Certificate Distribution and Revocation
  • Managing Certificate Recovery

11. Module 11: Implementing AD RMS

  • Active Directory Rights Management
  • Deploying and Managing an AD RMS Infrastructure
  • Configuring AD RMS Content Protection
  • Configuring External Access to AD RMS

12. Module 12: Implementing AD FS

  • Deploying AD FS
  • Implementing AD FS for a Single Organization
  • Deploying AD FS in a Business to Business Federation Scenario

Skills Learned

After completing this online training course, students will be able to:

  • Implement a Group Policy infrastructure
  • Manage user desktops with Group Policy
  • Manage user and service accounts
  • Maintain Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS)
  • Configure and troubleshoot Domain Name System (DNS)
  • Configure and troubleshoot Remote Access
  • Install, configure, and troubleshoot the Network Policy Server (NPS) role
  • Implement Network Access Protection (NAP)
  • Optimize file services
  • Configure encryption and advanced auditing
  • Deploy and maintain server images
  • Implement Update Management
  • Monitor Windows Server 2012
  • Understand appropriate command-line, PowerShell and applicable management shell commands