Advanced Server Infrastructure Online Course

Advanced Server Infrastructure Online Courses


2KO presents online Advanced Microsoft Server 2012 courses in South Africa. 2KO South Africa also offers online courses to our international and local students. 2KO Africa delivers top-quality computer training across most IT Platforms, as well as a large catalogue of online courses which are available internationally, to ensure the best IT certification training in South Africa. 2KO Africa's new and exciting Advanced Server 2012 course delivers full coverage of the knowledge and skills required to plan and implement the more advanced features available in Server 2012. 2KO's course offers you the required training for the complete Implementing Advanced Server 2012 Infrastructure, as well as virtualization administration, server monitoring, failover clustering, update infrastructure, AD CS and more.


This course brings together all the features of Implementing an Advanced Server 2012 Infrastructure. You can trust 2KO Africa to bring you coverage on everything you need to be successful on exam 70-414.


Some of the skills you will learn in this class are:

Describe the considerations for managing an enterprise data center

Manage a virtual machine deployment

Plan and deploy virtual machines

Plan and implement networks and storage for virtualization

Plan and implement an Information Rights Management (IRM) infrastructure

Plan and implement an Identity Federation Infrastructure

Plan and implement a public key infrastructure (PKI)

Plan and implement a business continuity strategy

Plan and implement a server-updates infrastructure

Plan and implement a high availability infrastructure

Plan and implement high availability for file services and applications

Plan and implement a server monitoring strategy

Plan and implement a server virtualization strategy using System Center 2012

Microsoft 70-414 Implementing an Advanced Server Infrastructure


Module 1

Introduction to Advanced Server Infrastructure

Instructor Introduction

Course Overview


Certification Overview


Module 2

Windows Server 2012 Course Presentation

Server Environment and Lab Layout

Sneak Peak

Chapter Review


Module 3

Infrastructure: System Center

System Center On The Cloud

System Center Family Products

Virtual Machine Manager

Chapter Review


Module 4

Infrastructure: Virtual Machine Manager

VMM Components

Management Console

Library Server Resources

VMM Roles


VM Console: Roles, Groups and Library

Chapter Review


Module 5

Infrastructure: Deploy Servers and Guests

Planning VM Deployment

Virtual Machine Servicing Tool

VM Components


Templates and Libraries

VM Deployment

Physical-to-Virtual (P2V) Conversion

Virtual-to-Virtual (V2V) Conversion

Delegation and Automation

Infrastructure Deployment

Chapter Review


Module 6

Infrastructure: Networking and Storage

Storage Basics

Virtual Hard Disks

iSCSI: Server Message Block (SMB) 3.0


Storage and Networking Scenarios

Networking Infrastructure Setup

Chapter Revie


Module 7

Infrastructure: Updates

Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)

Updates Process


Server Management

System Center Integration (End-to-End)

System Center Virtualized World

System Center Updated Demonstration

Chapter Review


Module 8

Infrastructure: Monitoring

Monitoring Types

Virtual Machine Manager Jobs


Operations Manager

Management Pack

Notifications vs. Reporting


Using Performance and Resource Optimization

Single System Monitoring

Operations Manager Monitoring

Chapter Review


Module 9

High Availability: Failover Clustering

High Availability Basics

HA System Components

New Features

HA Diagram

Cluster Shared Volume Features


Failover Cluster Additional

Failover Cluster Virtual

Deployment Requirements

Failover Clustering Demonstration

Chapter Review


Module 10

High Availability: Network Services

Network Load Balancing Basics

NLB Considerations and Features

Deployment and Configuration


Secure Cluster

Network Services High Availability

Chapter Review


Module 11

High Availability: File Services

File and Storage Basics

File Server Resource Manager

File Classification and Features

Distributed File System Replication

Storage Spaces

Highly Available Virtual Disk

Advanced Storage Space Management

Storage Demonstration

Chapter Review


Module 12

High Availability: Remediation

Storage Basics

Service Level Agreement Requirements

Business Continuity

Windows Server Backup


Data Protection Manager

BranchCache Requirements

Data Protection Manager Backup

Chapter Review


Module 13

Security and Access: PKI and Certificates

Public Key Infrastructure Basics X.509

Components PKI Solution

Certificate Authority

Active Directory Certificate Services (AD CS) 2012 New Features

Certificate Template


Certificate Revocation List


CA Infrastructure Installation

Chapter Review


Module 14

Security and Access: Active Directory Federation Services

AD FS Basics

WS Security Components and Features

Single Sign-On (SSO)

Deploying AD FS

Claims Linkage

AD FS Setup

Chapter Review


Module 15

Security and Access: Active Directory Rights Management Services

Information Rights Management (IRM)

AD RMS Usage

AD RMS Components, Certificates and Licensing

AD RMS Processes


Rights Policy Templates

AD RMS Setup

Chapter Review


Module 16

Course Review

Exam Topics

Certification Overview

Study Recommendations

Exam Preparation