Active Directory-Training

Microsoft Server Course Objectives

  • Understanding the basic concepts like Installation, Configuration, Deployment and Management of Windows Server 2016
  • Post-installation procedures
  • Managing and Maintaining Active Directory Domain Services and objects
  • Understanding an overview of concepts like DAS, NAS, SANS, iSCI, iSNS, DCB and so on
  • Install Hyper-V and configure its storage and networking
  • Hyper-V configuration and managing
  • Managing, monitoring, and maintaining Virtual Machine installations
  • Advanced concepts, their configuration, deployment and managing.

MCSA Course Syllabus

MCSA : Windows Server Administration (L1 and L2 Support)

1: Installing and configuring domain controllers

Lessons

  • Overview of AD DS
  • Overview of AD DS domain controllers
  • Deploying a domain controller
  • Deploying AD DS
  • Deploying domain controllers by performing domain controller cloning
  • Administering AD DS

2: Managing objects in AD DS

Lessons

  •  Managing user accounts
  • Managing groups in AD DS
  • Managing computer objects in AD DS
  • Using Windows PowerShell for AD DS administration
  • Implementing and managing OUs
  •  Creating and managing groups in AD DS
  • Creating and configuring user accounts in AD DS
  • Managing computer objects in AD DS
  • Delegate administration for OUs
  • Creating and modifying AD DS objects with Windows PowerShell

3: Advanced AD DS infrastructure management

Lessons

  • Overview of advanced AD DS deployments
  • Deploying a distributed AD DS environment
  • Configuring AD DS trusts
  • Implementing forest trusts
  • Implementing child domains in AD DS

4: Implementing and administering AD DS sites and replication

Lessons

  • Overview of AD DS replication
  • Configuring AD DS sites
  • Configuring and monitoring AD DS replication
  • Modifying the default site
  • Creating additional sites and subnets
  • Configuring AD DS replication
  •  Monitoring and troubleshooting AD DS replication

5: Implementing Group Policy

Lessons

  • Introducing Group Policy
  • Implementing and administering GPOs
  • Group Policy scope and Group Policy processing
  •  Troubleshooting the application of GPOs
  • Creating and configuring GPOs
  • Managing GPO scope
  • Verify GPO application
  • Troubleshooting GPOs

6: Managing user settings with Group Policy

Lessons

  • Implementing administrative templates
  • Configuring Folder Redirection, software installation, and scripts
  • Configuring Group Policy preferences
  • Using administrative templates to manage user settings
  • Implement settings by using Group Policy preferences
  • Configuring Folder Redirection
  • Planning Group Policy (optional)

7: Securing Active Directory Domain Services

Lessons

  • Securing domain controllers
  • Implementing account security
  • Implementing audit authentication
  •  Configuring managed service accounts
  • Implementing security policies for accounts, passwords, and administrative groups
  • Deploying and configuring an RODC
  • Creating and associating a group MSA

8: Planning and implementing an IPv4 network

Lessons

  • Planning IPv4 addressing
  • Configuring an IPv4 host
  • Managing and troubleshooting IPv4 network connectivity
  • Planning the IPv4 address assignments
  • Verifying IPv4
  •  Troubleshooting IPv4

9: Implementing DHCP

Lessons

  • Overview of the DHCP server role
  • Deploying DHCP
  • Managing and troubleshooting DHCP
  • Planning a DHCP server implementation
  • Implementing the DHCP configuration
  •  Validating the DHCP implementation

10: Implementing DNS

Lessons

  • 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
  • Planning DNS name resolution
  • Implementing DNS servers and zones

11: Installing and configuring Hyper-V and virtual machines

Lessons

  • 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 virtual machines
  • Verify installation of the Hyper-V server role
  • Configuring Hyper-V networks
  • Creating and configuring a virtual machines
  •  Enable nested virtualization for a virtual machine

12: Configuring local storage

Lessons

  • Managing disks in Windows Server
  • Managing volumes in Windows Server
  • Creating and managing volumes
  • Resizing volumes
  • Managing virtual hard disks.
  • 13: Implementing WSUS
  • WSUS overview and deployment options
  • Update management process with WSUS
  • Overview of Windows PowerShell DSC
  • Overview of Windows Server 2016 monitoring tools
  • Using Performance Monitor
  • Monitoring event logs
  • Implementing WSUS
  • Configuring update settings
  • Approving and deploying an update by using WSUS
  •  Establishing a performance baseline
  • Identifying the source of a performance problem
  • Viewing and configuring centralized event logs

14: Installing, upgrading, and migrating servers and workloads

Lessons

  • Introducing Windows Server 2016
  • Preparing for upgrades and migrations from 2008 to 2012 and 2012 to 2016
  • Edition of Operating Systems
  • Migrating server roles and workloads
  • Windows Server activation models
  •  Installing Windows Server 2016
  •  Upgrades and migrations from 2008 to 2012 and 2012 to 2016

15: Troubleshooting, Monitoring, managing, and recovering AD DS

Lessons

  • Monitoring AD DS
  • Managing the Active Directory database
  • Active Directory backup and recovery options for AD DS and other identity and access solutions
  •  Backing up and restoring AD DS
  •  Recovering objects in AD DS

Windows Server Trainer Profile

  • 11+ years of expertise experience in Windows Technology
  • Proficient knowledge in System Administration and Windows Active Directory.
  • Detail-oriented, excellent interpersonal and multi-tasking skills
  • Well-informed in System Administration, Installation, Configuration, Migration, Infrastructure Management, Problem Management, Incident Management, Change Management, Root Cause Analysis Implementation, Maintenance, Client Interaction, Project Management.
  • Proven skills in:
    Hardware installation Maintenance of workstations, servers, networking equipment and so on
    Windows 2008 Servers Administration, Troubleshooting Server related issues
    Installing and managing Windows 2012/2016 servers
    Configuring and installing Hyper-V
  • Assisted in hardware installation and maintenance of workstations, servers, networking equipment, and other supporting hardware.
  • Managing all problem and change calls in Manage Now (Call Management Tool).
  • Windows 2008 servers Administration, Troubleshooting Server related issues, Managing FTP Servers, Managing Domain Controller 2012/2016.
  • Installing/managing windows 2012/2016 servers, Configuring and installing Hyper-V on Windows 2008 and 2012/2016 servers, Backup Administration using Commvault Backup.
  • Managing Business daily operations run smoothly with leading the teams
  • Managing Team (To get daily update IM/PM and respective change details for their status)
  • Involving getting KT new customer infra assessment for IT infrastructure
  • Working as shared resource on multiple Accounts. Which is handling Windows AD support

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