What is involved
Earning an MCSA: Windows Server 2016 certification qualifies you for a position as a network or computer systems administrator or as a computer network specialist, and it is the first step on your path to becoming a Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE).
STEP 1 – SKILLS
Possess foundational IT skills. If you feel that you do not possess these skills, consider pursuing one or more Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) certifications.
STEP 2 – EXAMS
Pass 3 required exams. Be sure to explore the exam prep resources.
1. Exam 70-740/Course 20740
Installation, Storage, and Compute with Windows Server 2016
2. Exam 70-741/Course 20741
Networking with Windows Server 2016
3. Exam 70-742/Course 20742
Identity with Windows Server 2016
STEP 3 – CERTIFICATION
Earn your MCSA: Windows Server 2016.
STEP 4 – CONTINUING EDUCATION
Earn an MCSE by passing 1 related exam.
In this course, delegates will describe the major networking technologies and systems of modern networks, and configure, manage, and troubleshoot modern networks. In addition, delegates will be able to:
- Identify basic network theory concepts and major network communications methods
- Describe bounded network media
- Describe unbounded network media
- Identify the major types of network implementations
- Identify TCP/IP addressing and data delivery methods
- Analyse routing and switching technologies
- Identify the components of a TCP/IP implementation
- Analyse network security
- Implement network security
- Identify the components of a WAN implementation.
- Identify the components used in cloud computing and virtualization
- Identify the components of a remote network implementation
- Manage networks
Module 1: Deploying and Managing Windows Server 2012
Module 2: Introduction to Active Directory Domain Services
Module 3: Managing Active Directory Domain Services Objects
Module 4: Automating Active Directory Domain Services Administration
Module 5: Implementing IPv4
Module 6: Implementing DHCP
Module 7: Implementing DNS
Module 8: Implementing IPv6
Module 9: Implementing Local Storage
Module 10: Implementing File and Print Services
Module 11: Implementing Group Policy
Module 12: Securing Windows Servers Using Group Policy Objects
Module 13: Implementing Server Virtualization with Hyper-V