Identity with Windows Server 2016

Session Detail:    Classroom, Virtual 5 Day

This five-day instructor-led course teaches IT Pros how to deploy and configure Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) in a distributed environment, how to implement Group Policy, how to perform backup and restore, and how to monitor and troubleshoot Active Directory related issues with Windows Server 2016. Additionally, this course teaches how to deploy other Active Directory server roles such as Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS) and Active Directory Certificate Services (AD CS).

Prerequisites

Before attending this course, students must have:

  • Some exposure to and experience with AD DS concepts and technologies in Windows Server 2012 or Windows Server 2016.
  • Experience working with and configuring Windows Server 2012 or Windows Server 2016
  • Experience and an understanding of core networking technologies such as IP addressing, name resolution, and Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP).
  • Experience working with and an understanding of Microsoft Hyper-V and basic server virtualization concepts.
  • An awareness of basic security best practices.
  • Hands-on working experience with Windows client operating systems such as Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, or Windows 10.
  • Basic experience with the Windows PowerShell command-line interface.

Who Can Benefit

This course is primarily intended for existing IT professionals who have some AD DS knowledge and experience and who aim to develop knowledge about identity and access technologies in Windows Server 2016. This would typically include:

  • AD DS administrators who are looking to train in identity and access technologies with Windows Server 2012 or Windows Server 2016.
  • System or infrastructure administrators with general AD DS experience and knowledge who are looking to cross-train in core and advanced identity and access technologies in Windows Server 2012 or Windows Server 2016.

The secondary audience for this course includes IT professionals who are looking to consolidate their knowledge about AD DS and related technologies, in addition to IT professionals who want to prepare for the 70-742 exam.

Session Outline

Class Outline

Module 1: Installing and Configuring Domain Controllers

  • Lesson 1: Overview of AD DS
  • Lesson 2: Overview of AD DS domain controllers
  • Lesson 3: Deploying a domain controller

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe AD DS and its main components
  • Describe the purpose and roles of domain controllers
  • Describe the considerations for deploying domain controllers

Module 2: Managing Objects in AD DS

  • Lesson 1: Managing user accounts
  • Lesson 2: Managing groups in AD DS
  • Lesson 3: Managing computer objects in AD DS
  • Lesson 4: Using Windows PowerShell for AD DS administration
  • Lesson 5: Implementing and managing OUs

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Manage user accounts in AD DS
  • Manage groups in AD DS
  • Manage computer objects in AD DS
  • Use Windows PowerShell for AD DS administration
  • Implement and manage OUs
  • Administer AD DS

Module 3: Advanced AD DS Infrastructure Management

 

  • Lesson 1: Overview of advanced AD DS deployments
  • Lesson 2: Deploying a distributed AD DS environment
  • Lesson 3: Configuring AD DS trusts

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the components of an advanced AD DS deployment
  • Deploy a distributed AD DS environment
  • Configure AD DS trusts

 

Module 4: Implementing and Administering AD DS Sites and Replication

  • Lesson 1: Overview of AD DS replication
  • Lesson 2: Configuring AD DS sites
  • Lesson 3: Configuring and monitoring AD DS replication

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe how AD DS replication works
  • Configure AD DS sites to help optimize authentication and replication traffic
  • Configure and monitor AD DS replication

Module 5: Implementing Group Policy

  • Lesson 1: Introducing Group Policy
  • Lesson 2: Implementing and administering GPOs
  • Lesson 3: Group Policy scope and Group Policy processing
  • Lesson 4: Troubleshooting the application of GPOs

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Explain what Group Policy is
  • Implement and administer GPOs
  • Describe Group Policy scope and Group Policy processing
  • Troubleshoot GPO application

Module 6: Managing User Settings with Group Policy

  • Lesson 1: Implementing administrative templates
  • Lesson 2: Configuring Folder Redirection, software installation, and scripts
  • Lesson 3: Configuring Group Policy preferences

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Implement administrative templates
  • Configure Folder Redirection, software installation, and scripts
  • Configure Group Policy preferences

Module 7: Securing Active Directory Domain Services

  • Lesson 1: Securing domain controllers
  • Lesson 2: Implementing account security
  • Lesson 3: Implementing audit authentication
  • Lesson 4: Configuring managed service accounts

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Secure domain controllers
  • Implement account security
  • Implement audit authentication
  • Configure managed service accounts (MSAs)

Module 8: Deploying and Managing AD CS

  • Deploying CAS
  • Administering CAs
  • Troubleshooting and maintaining CAs

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Deploy CAs
  • Administer CAs
  • Troubleshoot and maintain CAs

Module 9: Deploying and Managing Certificates

  • Lesson 1: Deploying and managing certificate templates
  • Lesson 2: Managing certificate deployment, revocation, and recovery
  • Lesson 3: Using certificates in a business environment
  • Lesson 4: Implementing and managing smart cards

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Deploy and manage certificate templates.
  • Manage certificates deployment, revocation, and recovery.
  • Use certificates in a business environment.
  • Implement and manage smart cards

Module 10: Implementing and Administering AD FS

  • Lesson 1: Overview of AD FS
  • Lesson 2: AD FS requirements and planning
  • Lesson 3: Deploying and configuring AD FS
  • Lesson 4: Web Application Proxy Overview

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe AD FS
  • Explain how to deploy AD FS
  • Explain how to implement AD FS for a single organization
  • Explain how to extend AD FS to external clients
  • Implement single sign-on (SSO) to support online services

Module 11: Implementing and Administering AD RMS

  • Lesson 1: Overview of AD RMS
  • Lesson 2: Deploying and managing an AD RMS infrastructure
  • Lesson 3: Configuring AD RMS content protection

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe AD RMS
  • Deploy and manage an AD RMS infrastructure
  • Configure AD RMS content protection

Module 12: Implementing AD DS synchronization with Microsoft Azure AD

  • Lesson 1: Planning and preparing for directory synchronization
  • Lesson 2: Implementing directory synchronization by using Azure AD Connect
  • Lesson 3: Managing identities with directory synchronization

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Plan and prepare for directory synchronization
  • Implement directory synchronization by using Microsoft Azure Active Directory Connect (Azure AD Connect)
  • Manage identities with directory synchronization

Module 13: Monitoring, managing, and recovering AD DS

  • Lesson 1: Monitoring AD DS
  • Lesson 2: Managing the Active Directory database
  • Lesson 3: Active Directory backup and recovery options for AD DS and other identity and access solutions

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Monitor AD DS
  • Manage the Active Directory database
  • Describe the backup and recovery options for AD DS and other identity access solutions

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Identity with Windows Server 2016

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Classroom, Virtual

$3,095.00

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