Windows Server 2016 Administration
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Windows Server 2016 Administration

Windows Server 2016: Nano Server, Server Core, Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, Hyper-V, WDS, WSUS, NLB and more.
4.5 (2,535 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
11,986 students enrolled
Created by Kevin Brown
Last updated 5/2020
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This course includes
  • 10.5 hours on-demand video
  • 4 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Install Windows Server 2016 as a Desktop Experience Server, Server Core and as a Nano Server
  • Manage users and computers using Active DIrectory
  • Configure computers using Group Policy
  • Manage DNS
  • Understand Powershell
  • Create and manage Virtual Machines using Hyper-V
  • Implement a DHCP infrastructure
  • Deploy operating systems using Windows Deployment Services (WDS)
  • Backup and Restore Windows Server 2016
  • Implement Data Deduplication to reduce storage
  • Monitor Windows Server performance using built-in tools
  • Install and manage Windows Software Update Service (WSUS)
Requirements
  • An understanding of Windows Server operating systems
  • Some knowledge of Active Directory
Description

Learn to manage Windows Server 2016 with more than 10 hours of content that every systems administrator and/or network administrator should know.   Some experience with Windows Server operating systems would be beneficial, but not a requirement for attending this course.  This course is also beneficial for those intend to take the Microsoft 70-740 certification exam, which is one of the required MCSA certification exams. 

Course topics include:

  • Deploying Windows Server as a Nano Server OS that is a 500 MB OS 

  • Deploying a Windows Server Core OS for increased security

  • Understanding how PowerShell can be used for many administrative tasks

  • Managing Active Directory in a Windows Server enterprise

  • Understanding Windows Server Group Policy processing and troubleshooting

  • Administering Windows Server Group Policy settings and preferences

  • Managing DNS on a Windows Server, including management of Active Directory Integrated, Primary, Secondary and Stub zones, Records, Scavenging and more.

  • Manage Windows updates using WSUS

  • Implementing and Managing DHCP on Windows Server, topics such as DHCP Failover, DHCP Split-Scope

  • Windows Server folder quotas and file screens

  • Deploy DFS Namespace and DFS Replication using Windows Server

  • Managing Print Servers and deploying printers using Group Policy Preferences

  • Learn to install and configure Windows Deployment Services

  • Use Windows Server Hyper-V to create and manage virtual machines

  • Understand Windows Server built-in monitoring tools

  • Backup and Restore Windows Server using built-in tools

  • Implementing Network Load Balancing (NLB)

  • And more....

Who this course is for:
  • Those that want to learn many of the skills required to be a Windows Server administrator
  • Administrators that want to upgrade their skills to Windows Server 2016
Course content
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+ Installing Windows Server 2016
1 lecture 07:35
Installation
07:35


Installation of Windows Server 2016
2 questions
+ Windows Server Core Operating System
3 lectures 17:52
What is Server Core
01:10
Installing Windows Server Core
12:21
Post-Installation configuration of Server Core
04:21
Server Core Quiz
1 question
+ Nano Server
3 lectures 29:19
What is a Nano Server?
01:54
Managing a Nano Server
03:30
+ PowerShell
6 lectures 29:44
Comparing the Windows Command Line to PowerShell (part 1)
04:01
Comparing the Windows Command Line to PowerShell (part 2)
01:42
Using Windows commands in PowerShell
03:24
Using Out-GridView
03:12
PowerShell Remoting
04:22
+ Active Directory
6 lectures 01:11:44
Installing Active Directory
08:30
Installing Active Directory using PowerShell
08:19
Promoting a Server to a Domain Controller
10:58
Managing Computer Accounts
11:05
Managing Groups
20:37
+ Group Policy on Windows Server 2016
7 lectures 50:36
Configuration Management
01:10
Group Policy Demo
09:50
Group Policy Processing Order
04:34
Managing Local Group Policy Settings
04:00
Altering Group Policy Processing Order
07:55
Group Policy Filtering
17:00
+ DNS Server Management
12 lectures 01:14:34
DNS Resolution Process
06:57
Understanding DNS Client Cache
08:12
DNS Cache and Root Hints
04:41
Logon process
02:35
DNS Zone Types
03:08
Configuring Forward Lookup Zones
18:10
Configuring Reverse Lookup Zones
06:30
DNS Forwarding
02:48
Configuring DNS Forwarding
04:13
DNS Scavenging
04:03