Networking with Windows Server 2016 Training (M20741)

Networking with Windows Server 2016 Training

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Course Overview:

Networking with Windows Server 2016 Training (M20741) Course Description

In this Networking with Windows Server 2016 Training course, you will learn the fundamental networking skills required to deploy and support Windows Server 2016 in most organizations. You will review IP fundamentals, remote access technologies, and more advanced content including software-defined networking (SDN).

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• If you are familiar with some aspects of this Networking 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 Networking 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 Networking with Windows Server 2016 Training course in manner understandable to lay audiences.

Audience / Target Group:

The target audience for this Networking with Windows Server 2016 Training course:

• IT professionals who have some networking knowledge and experience who are looking for insight into core and advanced networking technologies in Windows Server 2016
• Network administrators who are looking to reinforce existing skills and learn about new networking technology changes and functionality in Windows Server 2016
• System or infrastructure administrators with general networking knowledge who are looking to gain core and advanced networking knowledge and skills on Windows Server 2016.

Related Courses:

Installation, Storage, and Compute with Windows Server 2016 Training (M20740)
Windows Server 2016 First Look Clinic Training (M40389)


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

• 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
• 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

What You Will Learn:

Upon completing this Networking with Windows Server 2016 Training course, learners will be able to meet these objectives:

• Plan and implement an IPv4 network
• Implement Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
• Implement IPv6
• Implement Domain Name System (DNS)
• Implement and manage IP address management (IPAM)
• Plan for remote access
• Implement DirectAccess
• Implement virtual private networks (VPNs)
• Implement networking for branch offices
• Implement software defined networking

Networking with Windows Server 2016 Training – Course Syllabus:

Module 1: Planning and implementing an IPv4 network

Planning IPv4 addressing
Configuring an IPv4 host
Managing and troubleshooting IPv4 network connectivity

Module 2: Implementing DHCP

Overview of the DHCP server role
Deploying DHCP
Managing and troubleshooting DHCP

Module 3: Implementing IPv6

Overview of IPv6 addressing
Configuring an IPv6 host
Implementing IPv6 and IPv4 coexistence
Transitioning from IPv4 to IPv6

Module 4: Implementing DNS

Implementing DNS servers
Configuring zones in DNS
Configuring name resolution between DNS zones
Configuring DNS integration with Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS)
Configuring advanced DNS settings

Module 5: Implementing and managing IPAM

IPAM overview
Deploying IPAM
Managing IP address spaces by using IPAM

Module 6: Remote access in Windows Server 2016

Remote access overview
Implementing Web Application Proxy

Module 7: Implementing DirectAccess

Overview of DirectAccess
Implementing DirectAccess by using the Getting Started Wizard
Implementing and managing an advanced DirectAccess infrastructure

Module 8: Implementing VPNs

Planning VPNs
Implementing VPNs

Module 9: Implementing networking for branch offices

Networking features and considerations for branch offices
Implementing Distributed File System (DFS) for branch offices
Implementing BranchCache for branch offices

Module 10: Configuring advanced networking features

Overview of high performance networking features
Configuring advanced Hyper-V networking features

Module 11: Implementing software defined networking

Overview of software defined networking
Implementing network virtualization
Implementing Network Controller

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