Course Description

  • What’s the focus of this course?

    Simplilearn’s Networking with Windows Server 2016 course imparts in-depth knowledge required to deploy and support Windows Server 2016. You will develop a solid understanding of IP fundamentals and remote access technologies, and will acquire the skill to implement technologies such as IPv4, DHCP, IPv6, DNS, IPAM, VPNs, and more. You will also learn advanced software-defined networking concepts.

  • What are the course objectives?

    This course will enable you to:
    • Plan IPv4 addressing and configure IPv4 host, as well as manage and troubleshoot IPv4 network connectivity
    • Explain the DHCP server role; deploy, manage, and troubleshoot DHCP
    • Configure an IPv6 host, implement the coexistence between IPv4 and IPv6 networks and plan the transition from an IPv4 network to an IPv6 network
    • Implement DNS servers, configure zones in DNS, and configure name resolution between DNS zones
    • Configure DNS integration with AD DS
    • Learn how to configure advanced DNS settings
    • Deploy IPAM and use it to manage IP address spaces
    • Describe remote access and implement Web Application Proxy
    • Develop an in-depth understanding of Direct Access, how it works and how to implement it
    • Learn to implement and manage an advanced Direct Access infrastructure
    • Plan and implement VPNs
    • Implement DFS
    • Implement networking of branch offices using advanced Microsoft Hyper-V® networking features
    • Implement Software Defined Networking and deploy network controller

  • Who should take this course?

    The course is best suited for existing IT professionals with a basic understanding and experience of networking who are looking to expand their expertise in core and advanced networking technologies in Windows Server 2016. The course is ideal for:
    • Network administrators looking to learn new networking technology changes and functionality in Windows Server 2016
    • System or Infrastructure Administrators with general networking knowledge
    • Candidates aspiring to pass Microsoft’s Networking with Windows Server 2016 exam

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Exam & Certification

  • What are the prerequisites for the certification?

    Ideally, participants should have:
    • 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
    • An 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

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