Course description

  • What’s the focus of this course?

    Simplilearn’s implementing an Advanced Server Infrastructure course imparts in-depth understanding of planning, designing, and deploying a physical and logical Windows Server 2012 R2 enterprise infrastructure.

    This is the second in a series of courses that imparts the necessary skills and understanding to design and implement a Windows Server 2012 R2 infrastructure in an enterprise environment. This course delivers in-depth understanding of implementing visualization environment, server monitoring, highly available storage infrastructure, and highly available file services and applications. You will also learn how to implement failover clustering, business continuity, public key infrastructure, and identity federation infrastructure.

  • What are the course objectives?

    This course will enable you to:
    • Understand an enterprise data center
    • Plan and implement a server virtualization environment using System Center 2012 Hyper-V® and System Center 2012 VMM
    • Plan and implement virtual network and storage infrastructure in Hyper-V and VMM
    • Plan and deploy virtual machines on Windows Hyper-V
    • Plan and implement Hyper-V Replica
    • Plan and implement a virtualization administration solution by using System Center 2012.
    • Plan and implement updates for Hyper-V host using VMM
    • Plan and implement strategies for Server monitor using the Windows Server 2012 tools and Microsoft System Center 2012 Operations Manager
    • Learn to configure the integration of Operations Manager and VMM
    • Plan and implement highly available storage infrastructure using storage spaces, file services deployment using DFS, and applications using NLB
    • Plan and implement failover clustering and updates by using Cluster-Aware updating (CAU)
    • Plan and implement a business continuity strategy
    • Plan and implement public key infrastructure including Active Directory certificate services infrastructure
    • Plan and implement an identity federation infrastructure
    • Plan and implement data access for users and devices including DAC, access denied assistance and work folder
    • Plan, implement, and manage an AD RMS cluster, AD RMS templates and policies as well as external access to AD RMS services

  • Who should take this course?

    The course is best suited for Information Technology (IT) professionals who are looking for roles related to planning, designing, and deploying a physical and logical Windows Server 2012 enterprise and Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) infrastructures including network services.

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Exam & certification

  • What are the prerequisites for the certification?

    Ideally, the candidate should have:
    • Basic knowledge of TCP/IP and networking concepts
    • Basic knowledge of Windows Server 2012 and AD DS, including planning, designing, and deploying
    • Basic knowledge of scripts and batch files
    • Basic knowledge of security concepts such as authentication and authorization
    • Basic knowledge of deployment, packaging, and imaging tools
    • Experience working in a team or a virtual team
    • Achieved the Windows Server 2012 MCSA certification as well as information in the course “Designing and Implementing an Enterprise Server Infrastructure”

  • Disclaimer
  • PMP, PMI, PMBOK, CAPM, PgMP, PfMP, ACP, PBA, RMP, SP, and OPM3 are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.