Course Description

  • What’s the focus of this course?

    Simplilearn’s Securing Windows Server 2016 course is designed to impart in-depth understanding and skills to enable you to protect and secure the IT infrastructure in an enterprise environment. You will learn to configure administrative credentials, mitigate malware and security threats, use auditing and advanced threat analysis feature to identify security issues, as well as how to use encryption and DAC to limit access to data.

  • What are the course objectives?

    This course will enable you to:
    • Breach detection using the Sysinternal tools
    • Protect credentials and privileged access and deploying local administrator-password solution
    • Configure and deploy JEA (just enough administration)
    • Implement JIT and privileged access management by using MIM
    • Attenuate malware and security threats using Windows Defender, SRPs, and AppLocker
    • Configure and use device guide
    • Configure Windows PowerShell for advanced auditing and log analytics
    • Understand operations management suite and advanced threat analytics
    • Secure the virtualization and infrastructure
    • Secure application development and server-workload infrastructure
    • Protect data via encryption and limit access to file and folders using DAC
    • Use firewall to control network traffic
    • Windows update using WSUS

  • Who should take this course?

    The course is best suited for those IT professionals working with Windows Server who want to ensure proper security and protection of the networks they administer.

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    • Securing Windows Server 2016

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Exam & Certification

  • What are the prerequisites for the certification?

    Ideally, participants should have:
    • Working knowledge of networking fundamentals, including TCP/IP, User Datagram Protocol (UDP), and Domain Name System (DNS)
    • Working knowledge of Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) principles
    • Working knowledge of Microsoft Hyper-V virtualization fundamentals
    • Working knowledge of Windows Server security principles

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