Installation, Storage, and Compute with Windows Server 2016 Training (M20740)

Installation, Storage, and Compute with Windows Server 2016 Training

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Installation, Storage, and Compute with Windows Server 2016 Training (M20740) Course Description

In this Installation, Storage, and Compute with Windows Server 2016 Training course you will gain the knowledge and skills to manage storage and compute by using Windows Server 2016. With Installation, Storage, and Compute with Windows Server 2016 Training, you will cover the necessary administrative responsibilities, such as implementing server images, planning and configuring storage solutions, and monitoring virtual machine installations.

This Installation, Storage, and Compute with Windows Server 2016 Training course incorporates material from the Official Microsoft Learning Product 20740: and it can assist you in your preparation for Exam 70-740: Installation, Storage, and Compute with Windows Server 2016.

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• If you are familiar with some aspects of this Installation, Storage, and Compute with Windows Server 2016 Training course, we can omit or shorten their discussion.
• We can adjust the emphasis placed on the various topics or build the Installation, Storage, and Compute with Windows Server 2016 Training course around the mix of technologies of interest to you (including technologies other than those included in this outline).
• If your background is nontechnical, we can exclude the more technical topics, include the topics that may be of special interest to you (e.g., as a manager or policy-maker), and present the Installation, Storage, and Compute with Windows Server 2016 Training course in manner understandable to lay audiences.

Audience / Target Group:

The target audience for this Installation, Storage, and Compute with Windows Server 2016 Training course:

• Windows Server administrators who are relatively new to Windows Server administration and related technologies, and who want to learn more about the storage and compute features in Windows Server 2016
• IT professionals who are looking to gain knowledge about Windows Server, especially around storage and compute technologies in Windows Server 2016

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Prerequisites:

The knowledge and skills that a learner must have before attending this Installation, Storage, and Compute with Windows Server 2016 Training course are as follows:

• Basic understanding of networking fundamentals
• Awareness and understanding of security best practices
• Understanding of basic AD DS concepts
• Basic knowledge of server hardware
• Experience supporting and configuring Windows client operating systems such as Windows 8 or Windows 10
• Experience administering Windows Server systems

What You Will Learn:

Upon completing this Installation, Storage, and Compute with Windows Server 2016 Training course, learners will be able to meet these objectives:

• Prepare and install Nano Server, a Server Core installation, and plan a server upgrade and migration strategy
• Various storage options, including partition table formats, basic and dynamic disks, file systems, virtual hard disks, and drive hardware, and explain how to manage disks and volumes
• Enterprise storage solutions, and select the appropriate solution for a given situation
• Implement and manage Storage Spaces and Data Deduplication
• Install and configure Microsoft Hyper-V
• Deploy, configure, and manage Windows and Hyper-V containers
• High availability and disaster recovery technologies in Windows Server 2016
• Plan, create, and manage a failover cluster
• Implement failover clustering for Hyper-V virtual machines
• Configure a Network Load Balancing (NLB) cluster, and plan for an NLB implementation
• Create and manage deployment images
• Manage, monitor, and maintain virtual machine installations

Installation, Storage, and Compute with Windows Server 2016 Training – Course Syllabus:

Module 1: Installing, upgrading, and migrating servers and workloads

Introducing Windows Server 2016
Preparing and installing Nano Server and Server Core
Preparing for upgrades and migrations
Migrating server roles and workloads
Windows Server activation models

Module 2: Configuring local storage

Managing disks in Windows Server 2016
Managing volumes in Windows Server 2016

Module 3: Implementing enterprise storage solutions

Overview of direct-attached storage, network-attached storage, and storage area networks
Comparing Fibre Channel, iSCSI, and FCoE
Understanding iSNS, data centre bridging, and MPIO
Configuring sharing in Windows Server 2016

Module 4: Implementing Storage Spaces and Data Deduplication

Implementing Storage Spaces
Managing Storage Spaces
Implementing Data Deduplication

Module 5: Installing and configuring Hyper-V and virtual machines

Overview of Hyper-V
Installing Hyper-V
Configuring storage on Hyper-V host servers
Configuring networking on Hyper-V host servers
Configuring Hyper-V virtual machines
Managing Hyper-V virtual machines

Module 6: Deploying and managing Windows Server and Hyper-V containers

Overview of containers in Windows Server 2016
Deploying Windows Server and Hyper-V containers
Installing, configuring, and managing containers

Module 7: Overview of high availability and disaster recovery

Defining levels of availability
Planning high availability and disaster recovery solutions with Hyper-V virtual machines
Backing up and restoring the Windows Server 2016 operating system and data by using Windows Server B
High availability with failover clustering in Windows Server 2016

Module 8: Implementing and managing failover clustering

Planning a failover cluster
Creating and configuring a new failover cluster
Maintaining a failover cluster
Troubleshooting a failover cluster
Implementing site high availability with stretch clustering

Module 9: Implementing failover clustering for Hyper-V virtual machines

Overview of integrating Hyper-V in Windows Server 2016 with failover clustering
Implementing and maintaining Hyper-V virtual machines on failover clusters
Key features for virtual machines in a clustered environment

Module 10: Implementing Network Load Balancing

Overview of NLB clusters
Configuring an NLB cluster
Planning an NLB implementation

Module 11: Creating and managing deployment images

Introduction to deployment images
Creating and managing deployment images by using MDT
Virtual machine environments for different workloads

Module 12: Managing, monitoring, and maintaining virtual machine installations

WSUS overview and deployment options
Update management process with WSUS
Overview of PowerShell DSC
Overview of Windows Server 2016 monitoring tools
Using Performance Monitor
Monitoring Event Logs

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