Installation, Storage, and Compute with Windows Server 2016

Session Detail:    Classroom, Virtual 5 Day

This five-day course is designed primarily for IT professionals who have some experience with Windows Server. It is designed It covers content for professionals who will be responsible for managing storage and compute by using Windows Server 2016, and need to understand the scenarios, requirements, and usage of storage and compute options that are available and applicable to Windows Server 2016.

Prerequisites

Before attending this course, students must have:

  • A basic understanding of networking fundamentals.
  • An awareness and understanding of security best practices.
  • An understanding of basic AD DS concepts.
  • Basic knowledge of server hardware.
  • Experience supporting and configuring Windows client operating systems such as Windows 8 or Windows 10.

Additionally,students would benefit from having some previous Windows Server operatingsystem experience, such as experience as a Windows Server systemsadministrator.

Who Can Benefit

This course is intended for IT professionals who have some experience working with Windows Server, and who are looking for a single five-day course that covers storage and compute technologies in Windows Server 2016. This course will help them update their knowledge and skills related to storage and compute for Windows Server 2016.
Candidates suitable for this course would be:

Windows Server administrators who are relatively new to Windows Server administration and related technologies, and who want to learn more about the storage and compute features in Windows Server 2016.

IT professionals with general IT knowledge who are looking to gain knowledge about Windows Server especially around storage and compute technologies in Windows Server 2016.

The secondary audience for this course is IT professionals looking to take the Microsoft 70-740 certification exam, Installation, Storage and Compute with Windows Server 2016.

Session Outline

Class Outline

Module 1: Installing, Upgrading, and Migrating Servers and Workloads

  • Lesson 1: Introducing Windows Server 2016
  • Lesson 2: Preparing and installing Server Core
  • Lesson 3: Preparing for upgrades and migrations
  • Lesson 4: Migrating server roles and workloads
  • Lesson 5: Windows Server activation models

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the new features of Windows Server 2016
  • Prepare for and install Server Core
  • Plan a server upgrade and migration strategy
  • Perform a migration of server roles and workloads within a domain and across domains
  • Choose an appropriate activation model

Module 2: Configuring Local Storage

  • Lesson 1: Managing disks in Windows Server
  • Lesson 2: Managing volumes in Windows Server

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Manage disks in Windows Server
  • Manage volumes in Windows Server

Module 3: Implementing Enterprise Storage Solutions

  • Lesson 1: Overview of DAS, NAS, and SANs
  • Lesson 2: Comparing Fibre Channel, iSCSI, and Fibre Channel over Ethernet
  • Lesson 3: Understanding iSNS, DCB, and MPIO
  • Lesson 4: Configuring sharing in Windows Server 2016

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe DAS, NAS, and SANs
  • Compare Fibre Channel, iSCSI, and FCoE
  • Explain the use of iSNS, DCB, and MPIO
  • Configure sharing in Windows Server

Module 4: Implementing Storage Spaces and Data Deduplication

  • Lesson 1: Implementing Storage Spaces
  • Lesson 2: Managing Storage Spaces
  • Lesson 3: Implementing Data Deduplication

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe and implement the Storage Spaces feature in the context of enterprise storage needs
  • Manage and maintain Storage Spaces
  • Describe and implement Data Deduplication

Module 5:  Installing and Configuring Hyper-V and Virtual Machines

  • Lesson 1: Overview of Hyper-V
  • Lesson 2: Installing Hyper-V
  • Lesson 3: Configuring storage on Hyper-V host servers
  • Lesson 4: Configuring networking on Hyper-V host servers
  • Lesson 5: Configuring Hyper-V virtual machines
  • Lesson 6: Managing virtual machines

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe Hyper-V and virtualization
  • Install Hyper-V
  • Configure storage on Hyper-V host servers
  • Configure networking on Hyper-V host servers
  • Configure Hyper-V virtual machines
  • Manage Hyper-V virtual machines

Module 6: Deploying and Managing Windows and Hyper-V Containers

  • Lesson 1: Overview of containers in Windows Server 2016
  • Lesson 2: Deploying Windows Server and Hyper-V containers
  • Lesson 3: Installing, configuring, and managing containers by using Docker

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe containers in Windows Server 2016
  • Explain how to deploy containers
  • Explain how to install, configure, and manage containers using Docker

Module 7: Overview of High Availability and Disaster Recovery

  • Lesson 1: Defining levels of availability
  • Lesson 2: Planning high availability and disaster recovery solutions with Hyper-V virtual machines
  • Lesson 3: Backing up and restoring by using Windows Server Backup
  • Lesson 4: High availability with failover clustering in Windows Server 2016

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Define levels of availability
  • Plan high availability and disaster recovery solutions with Hyper-V virtual machines
  • Back up and restore data by using Windows Server Backup
  • Describe high availability with failover clustering in Windows Server 2016

Module 8: Implementing Failover Clustering

  • Lesson 1: Planning a failover cluster
  • Lesson 2: Creating and configuring a new failover cluster
  • Lesson 3: Maintaining a failover cluster
  • Lesson 4: Troubleshooting a failover cluster
  • Lesson 5: Implementing site high availability with stretch clustering

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Plan for a failover-clustering implementation
  • Create and configure a failover cluster
  • Maintain a failover cluster
  • Troubleshoot a failover cluster
  • Implement high availability and stretch clustering for a site

Module 9: Implementing Failover Clustering with Windows Server 2016 Hyper-V

  • Lesson 1: Overview of the integration of Hyper-V Server 2016 with failover clustering
  • Lesson 2: Implementing Hyper-V VMs on failover clusters
  • Lesson 3: Key features for VMs in a clustered environment

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe how Hyper-V integrates with failover clustering
  • Implement Hyper-V VMs on failover clusters
  • Describe the key features for VMs in a clustered environment

Module 10: Implementing Network Load Balancing

  • Lesson 1: Overview of NLB
  • Lesson 2: Configuring an NLB cluster
  • Lesson 3: Planning an NLB implementation

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe NLB
  • Configure an NLB cluster
  • Explain how to plan an NLB implementation

Module 11: Creating and Managing Deployment Images

  • Lesson 1: Introduction to deployment images
  • Lesson 2: Creating and managing deployment images by using MDT
  • Lesson 3: Virtual machine environments for different workloads

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the Windows Server 2016 image deployment process
  • Create and manage deployment images by using MDT
  • Describe the different workloads in the virtual machine environment

Module 12: Managing, Monitoring, and Maintaining Virtual Machine Installations

  • Lesson 1: WSUS overview and deployment options
  • Lesson 2: Update management process with WSUS
  • Lesson 3: Overview of Windows PowerShell DSC
  • Lesson 4: Overview of Windows Server 2016 monitoring tools
  • Lesson 5: Using Performance Monitor
  • Lesson 6: Monitoring event logs

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the purpose of WSUS and the requirements to implement WSUS
  • Manage the update process with WSUS
  • Describe the purpose and benefits of Windows PowerShell DSC
  • Describe the monitoring tools available in Windows Server 2016
  • Use Performance Monitor
  • Manage event logs

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Installation, Storage, and Compute with Windows Server 2016

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