Introduction to Windows Server - Microsoft

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Free

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  • Course
  • Online
  • When:
    Flexible
Description

Learn the basics of installing and administering Windows Server 2012 R2. With an apprenticeship you earn while you learn, you gain recognized qualifications, job specific skills and knowledge and this helps you stand out in the job market.With this course you earn while you learn, you gain recognized qualifications, job specific skills and knowledge and this helps you stand out in the job market.

Important information

Requirements: Experience with Windows operating systems Basic networking fundamentals Basic knowledge of server hardware Understanding of basic AD DS concepts

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Starts Location
Flexible
Online

What you'll learn on the course

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Course programme

Interested in gaining the basic skills needed to use Windows Server technology to power the next generation of optimized networks, applications, and web services? This self-paced course is an introduction to Windows Server where you’ll have an opportunity to learn the basics of installing and administering the Windows Server 2012 server operating system. This fundamentals course will prepare you for more advanced courses in Windows Server administration. The course content will also help you prepare for the Windows Server 2012 Microsoft Certified Solution Architect (MCSA) examinations.

What you'll learn

How to:

  • Identify the best Windows Server 2012 edition for your organization’s needs.
  • Decide between a fresh install, upgrade or migration.  
  • Install Windows Server and perform post-installation tasks.
  • Install server roles and features.
  • Administer and monitor Windows Server using Server Manager. 

Additional information

Cynthia Staley Cindy is a Content Developer for Microsoft specializing in IT professional online training, including: MCSA: Server Infrastructure MCSE: Windows Server 2012 Project Management Professional MCT: Microsoft Certified Trainer Certified Scrum Master