Networking with Windows Server 2016

Session Detail:    Classroom, Virtual 5 Day

This 5-day classroom-based course provides the fundamental networking skills required to deploy and support Windows Server 2016 in most organizations. It covers IP fundamentals, remote access technologies, and more advanced content including Software Defined Networking.

Prerequisites

In addition to professional experience, students who attend this training should already have the following technical knowledge:

  • Experience working with Windows Server 2008 or Windows Server 2012
  • Experience working in a Windows Server infrastructure enterprise environment
  • Knowledge of the Open Systems Interconnection (OSI) model
  • Understanding of core networking infrastructure components and technologies such as cabling, routers, hubs, and switches
  • Familiarity with networking topologies and architectures such as local area networks (LANs), wide area networks (WANs) and wireless networking
  • Some basic knowledge of the TCP/IP protocol stack, addressing and name resolution
  • Experience with and knowledge of Hyper-V and virtualization
  • Hands-on experience working with the Windows client operating systems such as Windows 8.1 or Windows 10

Students can meet the prerequisites by attending the following course, or by having knowledge and skills equivalent to:

  • 10967A: Fundamentals of a Windows Server Infrastructure

Who Can Benefit

This course is intended for existing IT professionals who have some networking knowledge and experience and are looking for a single course that provides insight into core and advanced networking technologies in Windows Server 2016. This audience would typically include:

  • Network administrators who are looking to reinforce existing skills and learn about new networking technology changes and functionality in Windows Server 2016.
  • System or Infrastructure Administrators with general networking knowledge who are looking to gain core and advanced networking knowledge and skills on Windows Server 2016.

The secondary audience for this course is those IT professionals who are looking to take the MCSA 70-741: Networking with Windows Server 2016 exam.

Session Outline

Class Outline

Module 1: Planning and Implementing an IPv4 Network

  • Lesson 1: Planning IPv4 addressing
  • Lesson 2: Configuring an IPv4 host
  • Lesson 3: Managing and troubleshooting IPv4 network connectivity

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Plan IPv4 addressing.
  • Configure an IPv4 host.
  • Manage and troubleshoot IPv4 network connectivity

Module 2: Implementing DHCP

  • Lesson 1: Overview of the DHCP server role
  • Lesson 2: Deploying DHCP
  • Lesson 3: Managing and troubleshooting DHCP

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Explain the DHCP server role
  • Deploy DHCP
  • Manage and troubleshoot DHCP

Module 3: Implementing IPv6

  • Lesson 1: Overview of IPv6 addressing
  • Lesson 2: Configuring an IPv6 host
  • Lesson 3: Implementing IPv6 and IPv4 coexistence
  • Lesson 4: Transitioning from IPv4 to IPv6

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the features and benefits of IPv6
  • Configure an IPv6 host
  • Implement the coexistence between IPv4 and IPv6 networks
  • Transition from an IPv4 network to an IPv6 network

Module 4: Implementing DNS

  • Lesson 1:Implementing DNS servers
  • Lesson 2: Configuring zones in DNS
  • Lesson 3: Configuring name resolution between DNS zones
  • Lesson 4: Configuring DNS integration with Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS)
  • Lesson 5: Configuring advanced DNS settings

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Implement DNS servers
  • Configure zones in DNS
  • Configure name resolution between DNS zones
  • Configure DNS integration with AD DS
  • Configure advanced DNS settings

Module 5: Implementing and Managing IPAM

  • Lesson 1: Overview of IPAM
  • Lesson 2: Deploying IPAM
  • Lesson 3: Managing IP address spaces by using IPAM

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the IPAM functionality and components
  • Deploy IPAM
  • Manage IP address spaces by using IPAM

Module 6: Remote Access in Windows Server 2016

  • Lesson 1: Overview of remote access
  • Lesson 2: Implementing the Web Application Proxy

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe remote access
  • Implement Web Application Proxy

Module 7: Implementing DirectAccess

  • Lesson 1: Overview of DirectAccess
  • Lesson 2: Implementing DirectAccess by using the Getting Started Wizard
  • Lesson 3: Implementing and managing an advanced DirectAccess infrastructure

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Explain DirectAccess and how it works
  • Implement DirectAccess by using the Getting Started Wizard
  • Implement and manage an advanced DirectAccess infrastructure

Module 8: Implementing VPNs

  • Lesson 1: Planning VPNs
  • Lesson 2: Implementing VPNs

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Plan a VPN solution
  • Implement VPNs

Module 9: Implementing Networking for Branch Offices

  • Lesson 1: Networking features and considerations for branch offices
  • Lesson 2: Implementing Distributed File System (DFS) for branch offices
  • Lesson 3: Implementing BranchCache for branch offices

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the networking features and considerations for branch offices
  • Implement DFS for branch offices
  • Implement BranchCache for branch offices

Module 10: Configuring Advanced Networking Features

  • Lesson 1: Overview of high performance networking features
  • Lesson 2: Configuring advanced Microsoft Hyper-V networking features

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the high performance networking enhancements in Windows Server 2016
  • Configure the advanced Microsoft Hyper-V networking features

Module 11: Implementing Software Defined Networking

  • Lesson 1: Overview of SDN.
  • Lesson 2: Implementing network virtualization
  • Lesson 3: Implementing Network Controller

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe SDN
  • Implement network virtualization
  • Implement Network Controller

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Networking with Windows Server 2016

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Classroom, Virtual

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