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Microsoft 70-411: Administering Windows Server

In this Microsoft 70-411: Administering Windows Server course you will learn the tasks required to maintain a Windows Server 2012 infrastructure, such as user and group management, network access, and data security.

Included In This Course

Included In This Course

Total Hours
16 Training Hours
Microsoft 70-411: Administering Windows Server
44 On-demand Videos
Closed Caption

Closed Captions

Course Topics
9  Topics
Prep Questions
40 Prep Questions
Microsoft 70-411: Administering Windows Server

Certificate of Completion

Course Description

Note: Although the associated examination for this course has been retired, it is a good resource for online training.

This online course covers the following topics in order to prepare for the exam: Deploy, manage, and maintain servers, Configure File and Print Services, Configure network services and access, Configure a Network Policy Server (NPS) infrastructure. Configure and manage Active Directory. Configure and manage Group Policy.

About our course and (70-411) Certification exam

Are you ready to get updated on Windows Server 2012 R2? In this course, we’ll guide you through essential tools such as preparing for server installation & roles, upgrading the system, migrating from previous versions of Windows Server, installing a core version of it and optimizing its resources.

We will also touch upon configuring NIC teaming delegating administration tasks, customizing services and converting between GUI/Server Core versions.

Finally – learn how to deploy remote servers! You will also add and remove features in offline images, install and configure Windows Powershell Desired State Configuration (DSC), configure MBR and GPT disks, configure basic and dynamic disks, manage volumes, create and mount VHDs and design Storage Spaces. Lastly, you will configure storage pools and disk pools, and create storage pools by using disk enclosures.

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Frequently Asked Questions About our course and (70-411) Certification exam

What will I learn from the Microsoft 70-411: Administering Windows Server course?

You’ll dive into the tasks required to maintain a Windows Server 2012 infrastructure, such as user and group management, network access, and data security. It covers deploying, managing, and maintaining servers, configuring file and print services, network services and access, a Network Policy Server (NPS) infrastructure, Active Directory, and Group Policy. Although the associated examination for this course has been retired, it’s still a super useful resource for online training.

How is the online course structured?

The training course is broken down into nine modules, covering topics like managing user and service accounts, administering group policy, managing network file services, domain name system, Windows deployment services, Windows server update services, remote access, monitoring system, and managing Active Directory services. Each module comes with on-demand videos and concludes with a set of questions to test your understanding.

Who’s going to be my instructor for this course?

Your instructor is Chrys Thorsen, an education and technology expert who specializes in enterprise-level IT infrastructure consulting and certified training-of-trainers. She’s got 35 IT certifications under her belt and has authored 40 published certification textbooks. You’re definitely in good hands with Chrys!

What are the course materials that I’ll get?

The training course includes 16 training hours, 44 on-demand videos (which you can watch anytime), closed captions for the videos, nine topics, and 40 prep questions. Plus, once you complete the course, you’ll receive a certificate of completion to showcase your achievement.

Can I take this course on my own schedule and pace?

Absolutely! The course is offered through an exclusive learning management system that allows you to learn with flexibility. You can study anywhere and anytime you want, whether on a desktop, tablet, or mobile. All you need is a good internet connection, and you’re good to go​.

What makes the instructors qualified to teach this course?

The instructors at ITU Online are certified experts with a minimum of 10 years of experience in their respective fields. So, you’re not just learning from someone who knows the material, but from someone who’s been in the trenches and knows what it takes to succeed in the real world.

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Course Outline

Microsoft 70-411: Administering Windows Server 2012 (R2 update) Course Content

Module 1: Managing User and Service Accounts

  •    Introduction

  •    User Accounts-Part 1

  •    User Accounts-Part 2

  •    User Accounts-Part 3

  •    Service Accounts-Part 1

  •    Service Accounts-Part 2

  •    Questions

Module 2: Administer Group Policy

  •    Group Policy

  •    User Configuration-Part 1

  •    User Configuration-Part 2

  •    User Configuration-Part 3

  •    Computer Configurations

  •    Group Policy Management-Part 1

  •    Group Policy Management-Part 2

  •    Group Policy Management-Part 3

  •    Questions

Module 3: Managing Network File Services

  •    File System Resource Manager

  •    Distributed File System

  •    Encrypting File System

  •    Auditing Resources

  •    Questions

Module 4: Domain Name System

  •    DNS Functionality-Part 1

  •    DNS Functionality-Part 2

  •    DNS and Active Directory

  •    DNS Server Configuration-Part 1

  •    DNS Server Configuration-Part 2

  •    Questions

Module 5: Windows Deployment Services

  •    WDS Overview

  •    Creating Images

Module 6: Windows Server Update Services

  •    WSUS-Part 1

  •    WSUS-Part 2

Module 7: Remote Access

  •    Implement Remote Access-Part 1

  •    Implement Remote Access-Part 2

  •    Implement Remote Access-Part 3

  •    Offline Domain Join

  •    Implement Network Policy Server-Part 1

  •    Implement Network Policy Server-Part 2

  •    Implement Network Policy Server-Part 3

Module 8: Monitoring System

  •    Monitoring System Resources-Part 1

  •    Monitoring System Resources-Part 2

Module 9: Managing Active Directory Services

  •    Managing Active Directory Services-Part 1

  •    Managing Active Directory Services-Part 2

  •    Managing Active Directory Services-Part 3

  •    Conclusion

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Your Training Instructor

Chrys Thorsen

Chrys Thorsen

Education and Technology Expert

Chrys Thorsen is an education and technology expert who specializes in enterprise-level IT infrastructure consulting and certified training-of-trainers. In her career, she has garnered over 50 IT Certifications including CISSP, CISA, CEHv12, PenTest+, CompTIA CNVP, Cisco CCSI/CCNP, Microsoft Cloud and on-premises technologies, VMware vSphere, and many more. She has also authored 40 published certification textbooks, and over 35 full-length IT certification video courses.

When not working in the United States, Chrys spends her time abroad capacity-building IT literacy in developing nations in Sub-Saharan Africa. Her client list has included: the US Federal Government, the Republic of Zambia Ministry of Health, Cavendish University Zambia, Accenture, JP Morgan Chase, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation (EGPAF), Hughes Aircraft, Microsoft, and many more.

Chrys lives by, and is fond of repeating, her professional creed:

“The only true measure of success for any project or training is results on the ground. Everything else is just noise.” “I teach what I deploy; I deploy what I teach.”

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