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M20413 – Designing and Implementing a Server Infrastructure

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In this course, students will gain the skills and knowledge needed to plan, design, and deploy a physical and logical Windows Server 2012 R2 infrastructure. Students will develop the skills needed to provide an enterprise solution that supports manual and automated server installations in physical and virtual environments including the supporting file and storage services. Students will also learn the skills necessary to provide enterprise networking solutions such as DHCP, IPAM, VPN,and DirectAccess. Discover how to design and implement a forest and domain infrastructure including multi domains/forest and branch office scenarios.

This course incorporates material from the Microsoft Official Course 20413 and will help you prepare for Exam 70-413: Designing and Implementing a Server Infrastructure.

Related Certifications:

MCSE: Cloud Platform and Infrastructure

Course Length: 5 day(s)

Course Price: $2995 CAD

Available Course Formats:

  • Instructor Led Online
  • Self-Paced Virtual Classroom

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Course: M20413 – Designing and Implementing a Server Infrastructure

1. Planning Server Upgrade and Migration

  • Upgrading and Migrating Considerations
  • Creating a Server Upgrade and Migration Plan
  • Planning for Virtualization

2. Planning and Implementing a Server Deployment Infrastructure

  • Selecting an Appropriate Server Imaging Strategy
  • Implementing an Automated Deployment Strategy

3. Planning and Deploying Servers Using Virtual Machine Manager

  • System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager Overview
  • Implementing a Virtual Machine Manager Library and Profiles
  • Planning and DeployingVirtual Machine ManagerServices

4. Designing and Maintaining an IP Configuration and Address Management Solution

  • Designing and Implementing DHCP
  • Planning and Implementing DHCP Scopes
  • Planning and Implementing an IP Address Management (IPAM) Provisioning Strategy

5. Designing and Implementing Name Resolution

  • Designing a Domain Name Service (DNS) Server Implementation Strategy
  • Designing the DNS Namespace
  • Designing and Implementing DNS Zones
  • Designing and Configuring DNS Zone Replication and Delegation
  • Optimizing DNS Servers
  • Designing DNS for High Availability and Security

6. Designing and Implementing an AD DS Forest and Domain Infrastructure

  • Designing an AD DS Forest
  • Designing and Implementing AD Forest Trusts
  • Designing and Implementing AD Domains
  • Designing DNS Namespaces in AD Environments
  • Designing AD Domain Trusts

7. Designing and Implementing an AD DS Organizational Unit (OU) Infrastructure

  • Planning the AD DS Administrative Tasks Delegation Model
  • Designing the OU Structure
  • Designing and Implementing an AD DS Group Strategy

8. Designing and Implementing a Group Policy Object (GPO) Strategy

  • Gathering the Information Required for a GPO Design
  • Designing and Implementing GPOs
  • Designing GPO Processing
  • Planning Group Policy Management

9. Designing and Implementing an AD DS Physical Topology

  • Designing and Implementing AD Sites
  • Designing AD Replication
  • Designing the Placement of Domain Controllers
  • Virtualization Considerations for Domain Controllers
  • Designing Highly Available Domain Controllers

10. Planning and Implementing Storage and File Services

  • Planning and Implementing iSCSI SANs
  • Planning and Implementing Storage Spaces
  • Optimizing File Services for Branch Offices

11. Designing and Implementing Network Protection

  • Overview of Network Security Design
  • Designing and Implementing a Windows Firewall Strategy
  • Designing and Implementing a NAP Infrastructure

12. Designing and Implementing Remote Access Services

  • Designing and Implementing DirectAccess
  • Planning and Implementing VPN
  • Planning and Implementing Web Application Proxy
  • Planning a Complex Remote Access Infrastructure

Audience:

IT professionals responsible for planning, designing, and deploying a physical and a logical Windows Server 2012 enterprise AD DS infrastructure including the network services necessary.

Prerequisites:

  • Good understanding of Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) fundamentals and networking concepts
  • Good working knowledge of both Windows Server 2012 and AD DS (such as domain user accounts, domain vs. local user accounts, user profiles, and group membership)
  • Good understanding of both scripts and batch files
  • Understanding of security concepts, such as authentication and authorization
  • Familiarity with deployment, packaging, and imaging tools
  • Ability to work in a team/virtual team
  • Ability to produce good documentation and have the appropriate communication skills to create proposals and make budget recommendations
  • MCSA: Windows Server 2012 or equivalent knowledge

Instructor-Led Online 
Students receive the same quality as an in-class course, with a live instructor and the ability to participate in hands-on labs through real-life examples. ILOs help cut costs by reducing time and travel as they can be taken from home or the office and require only the use of a computer, high-speed wired internet and a headset.

Self Paced

Students can receive the same high-quality training, with the same courseware at their own speed and schedule with SPVC.  Individuals with busy schedules can complete a course over a 30-day timeframe at a lower price than in-class or ILO courses. Please note that there is no live interaction with an instructor in this format.