Windows 2008 System Administration
Students Will Learn:
- Windows Server and Windows 7 Installation
- Powershell Administration
- Terminal Services and Remote Desktop
- User and Group Configuration
- Permissions and Security
- Active Directory Architecture and Installation
- Clustering and Server Virtualization
- System Backup and Update Management
- IPv4 and IPv6 Network Addressing
Course Description: This course provides hands on experience installing and configuring Windows Server 2008. Students will perform full and core CD-based standard installation, configure and tune the server and assign roles and services. Attendees will practice local and remote administration of security, network and data in hands on labs. After installing an Active Directory domain controller, students will create and assign users, groups, permissions, rights and policies.
Attendees will configure and troubleshoot the TCP/IP network, create custom consoles and Powershell scripts, and implement a backup strategy. Also covered are many aspects of local security, such as group policy objects (GPO), rights and permissions and Network Level Authentication. Students will learn to use enterprise tools such as Distributed File System (DFS) and File System Resource Manager (FSRM) and to facilitate clustering and virtualization. Comprehensive labs and exercises give the students real experience deploying, managing and troubleshooting the Windows 2008 infrastructure.
Course Prerequisites: Understanding of Windows Vista or Windows 7, Aero interface and control panel applets.
Follow-up Course:Windows Server 2008 Active Directory and Security Design
Windows 2008 System Administration Course Overview:
|Overview of Windows Server 2008
|Administering Users and Groups
|Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol
|Active Directory Domain Services
|Microsoft Management Console 3.0
||Distributed File System (DFS)
|File Server Resource Manger (FSRM)
||System Recovery and Restoration
"Very good class. The instructor was excellent … his knowledge really shown through with his real life examples."