Course Description

  • What is this course about?

    Extensive planning and designing is required to implement an effective network. This course helps participant to understand the planning concepts and to use them to design a network appropriately.

    Simplilearn’s ‘Designing and Implementing a Server Infrastructure’ course covers key concepts of the new Windows Server 2012 and 2012 R2 platforms. It also provides a guide to use existing and new features to design a network architecture. This course helps participants gain knowledge on the technologies required to implement them in the organization.

  • Why is the certification most sought-after?

    The certification is sought-after for the following reasons:
    • It is a globally recognized professional certification
    • Microsoft certification is valid across industries
    • Provides proficiency in implementing server infrastructure

  • What learning benefits do you get from Simplilearn’s training?

    By the end of Simplilearn’s training, participants will be able to understand the following techniques:
    • Plan and deploy a server infrastructure
    • Design and implement Network Infrastructure Services
    • Design and Implement Network Access Services
    • Design and Implement an Active directory infrastructure

  • What are the career benefits in-store for you?

    This course provides the participants with the following career benefits:
    • According to bestitcertifications.org, a Software developer with a certification of Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MSCD) can earn $53,569 – $104,163 annually.
    • This certification is recognized in IT industry.
    • This course and certification will increase your visibility in your organization.
    • This certification sets you apart from your colleagues and ensures you get recognized for your knowledge and skill.

  • Who should do this course?

    This course is designed for candidates seeking to move into designing and architecting a network rather than only implementing others’ designs. IT Admins with experience in setting up services such as AD DS, DNS, and DHCP will get introduced to new concepts as well as an update to concepts they know but in context of designing the network.

  • Why Simplilearn?

    • Simplilearn is the World’s Largest Certification Training Provider, with over 500,000+ professionals trained globally
    • Trusted by the Fortune 500 companies as their learning provider for career growth and training
    • 2000+ certified and experienced trainers conduct trainings for various courses across the globe
    • All our Courses are designed and developed under a tried and tested Unique Learning Framework that is proven to deliver 98.6% pass rate in first attempt
    • Accredited, Approved and Recognized as a training organization, partner, education provider and examination center by globally renowned names like Project Management Institute of USA, APMG, CFA Institute, GARP, ASTQB, IIBA and others

Course Preview

    • Lesson 00 - Course Overview

      04:24
      • 0.1 Course Overview
        00:21
      • 0.2 Before you start
        00:08
      • 0.3 Objectives
        00:38
      • 0.4 About the Course
        00:43
      • 0.5 About the Course (contd.)
        00:22
      • 0.6 Value of this course
        00:26
      • 0.7 Lessons covered
        00:15
      • 0.8 Exam Question Types
        00:21
      • 0.9 Designing and Implementing a Server Infrastructure Certification
        00:51
      • 0.010 Sources of Information
        00:14
      • 0.011 Conclusion
        00:05
    • Lesson 01 - Server Infrastructure Setup, Migration, and Upgrades

      25:32
      • 1.1 Server Infrastructure Setup, Migration, and Upgrades
        00:28
      • 1.2 Objectives
        00:42
      • 1.3 Introducing Windows Server 2012 R2
        00:09
      • 1.4 Windows Server 2012
        00:41
      • 1.5 Windows Server 2012 R2
        00:48
      • 1.6 Windows Server 2012 R2 Editions
        01:42
      • 1.7 New Features of Windows Server 2012
      • 1.8 New Features of Windows Server 2012 (Contd.)
        00:19
      • 1.9 New Features of Windows Server 2012 R2 (Contd.)
      • 1.10 Physical and Logical Infrastructure
        00:12
      • 1.11 Physical Server Infrastructure
        01:33
      • 1.12 Logical Server Infrastructure
        01:34
      • 1.13 Scaling Up vs. Scaling Out
        01:39
      • 1.14 Upgrade vs. Migration
        00:12
      • 1.15 Upgrade vs. Migration
        01:54
      • 1.16 Planning an Upgrade
        01:08
      • 1.17 Planning a Migration
        01:10
      • 1.18 Using the MAP Toolkit
        00:10
      • 1.19 Introducing the MAP Toolkit
        00:40
      • 1.20 Installing MAP Toolkit
        00:12
      • 1.21 Installing MAP Toolkit Demo 01
        01:00
      • 1.22 Running the Map Analysis
        01:02
      • 1.23 Running an Analysis using the MAP Toolkit
        00:10
      • 1.24 Running an Analysis using the MAP Toolkit. Demo 02
        02:45
      • 1.25 Analysis Results
        01:22
      • 1.26 Excel Report Sample
        01:07
      • 1.27 Viewing the results
        00:11
      • 1.28 Viewing the results Demo 03
        01:55
      • 1.29 Quiz
      • 1.30 Summary
        00:39
      • 1.31 Conclusion
        00:08
    • Lesson 02 - Deployment Strategies for Operating Systems

      25:54
      • 2.1 Deployment Strategies for Operating Systems
        00:19
      • 2.2 Objectives
        00:32
      • 2.3 Planning Deployment Strategies
        00:16
      • 2.4 Deployment Planning
        01:11
      • 2.5 Methods of Deployment
        01:51
      • 2.6 Architecture
        01:19
      • 2.7 Deployment Files WIM Vs. VHDX
        00:06
      • 2.8 OS Imaging
        00:51
      • 2.9 Image Formats
        01:30
      • 2.10 WIM Images
        01:16
      • 2.11 Introduction to WDS
        00:12
      • 2.12 Windows Deployment Service
        00:38
      • 2.13 WDS Components
        01:07
      • 2.14 Planning a WDS-Based Deployment
        00:11
      • 2.15 Getting WDS Ready
        01:14
      • 2.16 Installing and Configuring WDS
        00:11
      • 2.17 Installing and Configuring WDS Demo 01
        03:57
      • 2.18 Unicast Vs. Multicast
        00:52
      • 2.19 Capturing the Image for Deployment
        00:07
      • 2.20 Capturing the Image for Deployment Demo 02
        03:31
      • 2.21 Implementing WDS
        00:09
      • 2.22 Processing the Deployment
        01:16
      • 2.23 Deploying the image on target
        00:13
      • 2.24 Deploying the image on target Demo 03
        02:05
      • 2.25 Quiz
      • 2.26 Summary
        00:51
      • 2.27 Conclusion
        00:09
    • Lesson 03 - DHCP

      31:07
      • 3.1 DHCP
        00:23
      • 3.2 Objectives
        00:32
      • 3.3 Introducing DHCP and Advanced Features
        00:12
      • 3.4 Dynamic Host Control Protocol
        01:29
      • 3.5 Advanced Features of DHCP
        01:13
      • 3.6 DHCP Scopes and Types
        00:13
      • 3.7 DHCP Scope
        01:28
      • 3.8 DHCP Scope Advanced
        01:44
      • 3.9 Demo 01-Adding a DHCP Role
        00:12
      • 3.10 Demo 01 Adding a DHCP Role
        03:16
      • 3.11 Demo 02-Using Split and Super Scopes
        00:08
      • 3.12 Demo 02-Using Split and Super Scopes
        03:24
      • 3.13 DHCP Name Protection
        00:10
      • 3.14 Use of Name Protection in DHCP
        01:33
      • 3.15 How Name Protection Works
        01:43
      • 3.16 Demo 03-Configuring Name Protection
        00:11
      • 3.17 Demo 03-Configuring Name Protection
        00:42
      • 3.18 DHCP Failover
        00:10
      • 3.19 Understanding Failover
        01:18
      • 3.20 Types of DHCP Failover
        01:31
      • 3.21 Demo 04-Configuring DHCP Failover
        00:08
      • 3.22 Demo 04-Configuring DHCP Failover.mp4
        01:33
      • 3.23 Policy-Based Leases
        00:12
      • 3.24 Introducing PBL for DHCP
        00:50
      • 3.25 Demo 05 Adding Policy Based Leases
        00:06
      • 3.26 Demo 05 Adding Policy Based Leases
        01:51
      • 3.27 DHCPv6
        00:09
      • 3.28 Using DHCPv6 for IPv6 Addressing
        00:58
      • 3.29 DHCPv6 Modes
        01:44
      • 3.30 Demo 06-Implementing DHCPv6
        00:07
      • 3.31 Demo 06-Implementing DHCPv6
        00:58
      • 3.32 Quiz
      • 3.33 Summary
        00:51
      • 3.34 Conclusion
        00:08
    • Lesson 04 - DNS

      29:04
      • 4.1 DNS
        00:19
      • 4.2 Objectives
        00:43
      • 4.3 Implement a Basic DNS Infrastructure
        00:07
      • 4.4 DNS Overview
        01:19
      • 4.5 Demo 01-Implement a DNS role
        00:09
      • 4.6 Demo 01-Implement a DNS role
        03:00
      • 4.7 Secure the DNS Infrastructure with DNSSEC
        00:09
      • 4.8 Introducing DNSSEC
        00:57
      • 4.9 DNSSEC Process
        01:18
      • 4.10 DNSSEC Security Features
      • 4.11 Demo 02-Secure DNS Zone with DNSSEC
        00:08
      • 4.12 Demo 02-Secure DNS Zone with DNSSEC
        02:04
      • 4.13 Socket Pools and Cache Locking
        00:11
      • 4.14 Securing DNS with Socket Pools
        01:04
      • 4.15 DNS Socket Pool Configuration
      • 4.16 Cache Locking
        01:13
      • 4.17 Demo 03-Configure and View Socket Pool and Cache Locking settings
        00:06
      • 4.18 Demo 03-Configure and View Socket Pool and Cache Locking settings
        01:54
      • 4.19 Advanced DNS Features
        00:06
      • 4.20 Advanced DNS Features
        00:40
      • 4.21 Forwarders
        01:24
      • 4.22 Reverse Lookup Zone
        01:04
      • 4.23 CNAME Records
        01:09
      • 4.24 GlobalNames Zone
        01:15
      • 4.25 NetMask Ordering
        01:24
      • 4.26 Delegated Administration
        00:33
      • 4.27 Demo 04-Using Advanced Features of DNS
        00:11
      • 4.28 Demo 04-Using Advanced Features of DNS
        05:44
      • 4.29 Quiz
      • 4.30 Summary
        00:48
      • 4.31 Conclusion
        00:05
    • Lesson 05 - IPAM

      23:24
      • 5.1 IPAM
        00:18
      • 5.2 Objectives
        00:26
      • 5.3 IPAM Overview
        00:06
      • 5.4 IP Address Management Overview
        00:38
      • 5.5 Requirements for IPAM
        01:29
      • 5.6 Demo 01-Installing the IPAM Feature
        00:05
      • 5.7 Demo 01-Installing the IPAM Feature
        00:51
      • 5.8 IPAM Working Process
        00:09
      • 5.9 IPAM Process Flow
        02:10
      • 5.10 IPAM Discovery
        00:36
      • 5.11 Query And Monitoring
        00:52
      • 5.12 IPAM Configuration
        00:06
      • 5.13 IPAM Blocks and Ranges
        00:44
      • 5.14 IPAM Auditing
        00:49
      • 5.15 IPAM Administration
        00:53
      • 5.16 Demo 02-Setup GPO for Configuring IPAM
        00:08
      • 5.17 Demo 02-Setup GPO for Configuring IPAM
        04:46
      • 5.18 Demo 03-Administer IP Block
        00:05
      • 5.19 Demo 03-Administer IP Block
        03:53
      • 5.20 Demo 04-View IP Address Utilization
        00:05
      • 5.21 Demo 04-View IP Address Utilization
        03:33
      • 5.22 Quiz
      • 5.23 Summary
        00:35
      • 5.24 Conclusion
        00:07
    • Lesson 06 - File and Storage Services

      34:55
      • 6.1 File and Storage Services
        00:19
      • 6.2 Objectives
        00:40
      • 6.3 The Distributed File System
        00:14
      • 6.4 DFS Overview
        01:26
      • 6.5 DFS Terminology
        02:08
      • 6.6 Demo 01-Setting up and implementing DFS
        00:07
      • 6.7 Demo 01-Setting up and implementing DFS
        04:04
      • 6.8 Using Encryption for Files
        00:08
      • 6.9 File Encryption
        00:37
      • 6.10 Encrypting File System(EFS)
        00:58
      • 6.11 EFS Process
        01:07
      • 6.12 Demo 02-Using EFS to encrypt a file
        00:07
      • 6.13 Demo 02-Using EFS to encrypt a file
        02:27
      • 6.14 Advanced File Manipulation and Services
        00:09
      • 6.15 Network File System (NFS)
        00:53
      • 6.16 File Server Resource Manager(FSRM)
        01:38
      • 6.17 File Classification Infrastructure(FCI)
        01:31
      • 6.18 File Classification Infrastructure(FCI)
        01:31
      • 6.19 Demo 03-Setting up and Configuring NFS
        00:07
      • 6.20 Demo 03-Setting up and Configuring NFS
        01:48
      • 6.21 Storage Spaces
        00:11
      • 6.22 Storage Spaces
        01:16
      • 6.23 Storage Space Process
        00:58
      • 6.24 Demo 04-Implement Storage Spaces
        00:15
      • 6.25 Demo 04-Implement Storage Spaces
        04:05
      • 6.26 Understand iSCSI and iSNS
        00:12
      • 6.27 iSCSI Overview
        00:35
      • 6.28 iSNS
        00:41
      • 6.29 Demo 05-Configure iSCSI storage on network
        00:05
      • 6.30 Demo 05-Configure iSCSI storage on network
        03:44
      • 6.31 Quiz
      • 6.32 Summary
        00:47
      • 6.33 Conclusion
        00:07
    • Lesson 07 - Active Directory Domain Services

      23:26
      • 7.1 Active Directory Domain Services
        00:20
      • 7.2 Objectives
        00:29
      • 7.3 AD DS Overview
        00:07
      • 7.4 Introduction to Active Directory Domain Services
        00:52
      • 7.5 Uses of AD DS
        01:18
      • 7.6 AD DS Components
      • 7.7 AD DS Infrastructure
        00:09
      • 7.8 Requirements for AD DS infrastructure
        01:26
      • 7.9 AD DS Implementation
        00:57
      • 7.10 Demo 01-Installing a domain controller for a new forest
        00:08
      • 7.11 Demo 01-Installing a domain controller for a new forest
        03:03
      • 7.12 Exploring AD DS Tools and Objects
        00:12
      • 7.13 AD DS Tools
        01:29
      • 7.14 Active Directory Object Architecture
        01:54
      • 7.15 Object Naming Convention
        01:06
      • 7.16 Demo 02-Explore AD DS Tools and Structures
        00:10
      • 7.17 Demo 02-Explore AD DS Tools and Structures
        01:51
      • 7.18 AD DS Schema Extensions
        00:08
      • 7.19 AD DS Schema
        01:59
      • 7.20 Demo 03-Extend the Active Directory Schema
        00:07
      • 7.21 Demo 03-Extend the Active Directory Schema
        04:45
      • 7.22 Quiz
      • 7.23 Summary
        00:48
      • 7.24 Conclusion
        00:08
    • Lesson 08 - Multi-domain Sites And Trusts

      23:23
      • 8.1 Multi-domain Sites And Trusts
        00:17
      • 8.2 Objectives
        00:32
      • 8.3 Multi-domain AD Setup
        00:05
      • 8.4 Need for Multi-Domain Architecture
        01:09
      • 8.5 Domain Tree
        00:47
      • 8.6 Multi-Forest Architectures
        01:09
      • 8.7 Backward Compatibility of AD DS
        01:41
      • 8.8 UPN Suffixes
        01:38
      • 8.9 Demo 01-Adding a child domain to create a Domain Tree
        00:07
      • 8.10 Demo 01-Adding a child domain to create a Domain Tree
        01:47
      • 8.11 Demo 02-Set the UPN Suffix for users
        00:05
      • 8.12 Demo 02-Set the UPN Suffix for users
        02:01
      • 8.13 Sites and Subnets
        00:07
      • 8.14 Subnets in AD DS
        00:42
      • 8.15 Site
        01:25
      • 8.16 Site Links
        01:22
      • 8.17 Demo 03-Adding Sites Subnets and Site Links
        00:05
      • 8.18 Demo 03-Adding Sites Subnets and Site Links
        01:46
      • 8.19 Trust Relationships
        00:09
      • 8.20 Trust Relationships
        00:55
      • 8.21 Trust Modes
        00:52
      • 8.22 Trust Types
        01:24
      • 8.23 Default Trusts
        01:41
      • 8.24 Demo 04-View and configure Trusts
        00:05
      • 8.25 Demo 04-View and configure Trusts
        00:51
      • 8.26 Quiz
      • 8.27 Summary
        00:32
      • 8.28 Conclusion
        00:09
    • Lesson 09 - Organizational Units and Group Policies

      43:10
      • 9.1 Organizational Units and Group Policies
        00:14
      • 9.2 Objectives
        00:29
      • 9.3 Organizational Units
        00:08
      • 9.4 Organizational Units
        01:21
      • 9.5 Need for Organizational Units
        00:22
      • 9.6 Structure of OUs
        00:54
      • 9.7 Demo 01-Creating OUs in Active Directory
        00:06
      • 9.8 Demo 01-Creating OUs in Active Directory
        01:53
      • 9.9 Group Policies
        00:08
      • 9.10 Group Policies
        01:45
      • 9.11 Group Policy Components
        03:55
      • 9.12 Group Policy Components(Contd.)
        03:55
      • 9.13 Group Policy Components(Contd.)
        03:55
      • 9.14 Group Policy Structure
        04:02
      • 9.15 Special Items
        01:57
      • 9.16 How Group Policies Work?
        00:18
      • 9.17 Group Policy Processing
        02:30
      • 9.18 Group Policy Processing(Contd.)
        02:30
      • 9.19 GPO Linking
        01:26
      • 9.20 Working with Group Policy
        00:16
      • 9.21 Using GPOs
      • 9.22 Demo 02-Creating a simple GPO
        00:05
      • 9.23 Demo 02-Creating a simple GPO
        04:13
      • 9.24 Central Store
        00:15
      • 9.25 Why Central Store?
        01:43
      • 9.26 Central Store Implementation
        02:00
      • 9.27 Demo 03-Create an Administrative Central Store
        00:06
      • 9.28 Demo 03-Create an Administrative Central Store
        01:32
      • 9.29 User Account Policies
      • 9.30 Computer Group Policies
        00:31
      • 9.31 Configure Computer Group Policies
      • 9.32 Quiz
      • 9.33 Summary
        00:34
      • 9.34 Conclusion
        00:07
    • Lesson 10 - Network Access and Security Design

      23:45
      • 10.1 Network Access and Security Design
        00:15
      • 10.2 Objectives
        00:22
      • 10.3 External Access to Organization Network
        00:08
      • 10.4 Need for External Network Access
        01:00
      • 10.5 Virtual Private Networks
        00:48
      • 10.6 VPN Protocols
        01:24
      • 10.7 Connection Manager Administration Kit
        01:11
      • 10.8 Demo 01-Installing and setting up CMAK
        00:07
      • 10.9 Demo 01-Installing and setting up CMAK
        03:36
      • 10.10 Working with DirectAccess
        00:09
      • 10.11 Introduction to DirectAccess
        01:20
      • 10.12 DirectAccess Process
        00:40
      • 10.13 DirectAccess in Windows Server 2012 R2
        01:38
      • 10.14 Demo 02-Setting up DirectAccess
        00:05
      • 10.15 Demo 02-Setting up DirectAccess
        03:21
      • 10.16 Using Network Access Protection
        00:09
      • 10.17 Network Protection
      • 10.18 Network Access Protection
        02:10
      • 10.19 Demo 03-Configuring a NAP
        00:06
      • 10.20 Demo 03-Configuring a NAP
        04:32
      • 10.21 Quiz
      • 10.22 Summary
        00:38
      • 10.23 Conclusion
        00:06
    • Lesson 11 - Working with Virtual Machines

      20:48
      • 11.1 Working with Virtual Machines
        00:23
      • 11.2 Objectives
        00:26
      • 11.3 Overview of Virtual Machines
        00:08
      • 11.4 Virtual Machines
        01:26
      • 11.5 Enterprise Virtual Machines
      • 11.6 Introduction to SCVMM
        00:12
      • 11.7 Introducing System Center
      • 11.8 Virtual Machine Manager
        00:55
      • 11.9 VM Library
        00:56
      • 11.10 Components of SCVMM
      • 11.11 SCVMM Architecture
        00:50
      • 11.12 Non-Domain Joined Hosts
        00:37
      • 11.13 SCVMM Capabilities
        00:09
      • 11.14 Network Capabilities
        00:38
      • 11.15 Service Templates
        00:55
      • 11.16 Service Templates (Contd.)
        00:54
      • 11.17 Demo 01-Setting up SCVMM
        00:09
      • 11.18 Demo 01-Setting up SCVMM
        02:42
      • 11.19 Demo 02-Explore SCVMM Console
        00:07
      • 11.20 Demo 02-Explore SCVMM Console
        02:50
      • 11.21 Demo 03-Setup a VM
        00:07
      • 11.22 Demo 03-Setup a VM
        05:44
      • 11.23 Quiz
      • 11.24 Summary
        00:35
      • 11.25 Conclusion
        00:05
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Exam & Certification

  • How do I become certified in Microsoft® 70-413: Designing and Implementing a Server Infrastructure?

    Aspirants can become certified professionals in Microsoft® 70-413: Designing and Implementing a Server Infrastructure, by following the below processes:
    • Step 1: Visit Microsoft official website after completing the training
    • Step 2: Register for Exam 70-413, and schedule it with Pearson VUE
    • Step 3: Take the exam and get certified

  • What are the prerequisites for the certification?

    The course requires the following prerequisites:
    • Basic knowledge of Windows Server Systems
    • Knowledge of implementing basic services such as DNS or DHCP

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