This 5-day classroom-based course (20741B) provides the fundamental networking skills required to deploy and support Windows Server 2016 in most organizations. It covers IP fundamentals, remote access technologies, and more advanced content including Software Defined Networking
Cost: Price on application
Duration: 5 days
This course is not available as part of our public schedule but can be provided on a customised client specific basis.
In addition to professional experience, students who attend this training should already have the following technical knowledge:
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
Students can meet the prerequisites by attending the following courses, or by having knowledge and skills equivalent to: 10967A: Fundamentals of a Windows Server Infrastructure
At course completion:
After completing this course, students will be able to:
Plan and implement an IPv4 network.
Implement Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP).
Implement Domain Name System (DNS).
Implement and manage IP address management (IPAM).
Plan for remote access.
Implement virtual private networks (VPNs).
Implement networking for branch offices.
Configure advanced networking features.
Implement Software Defined Networking.
Planning and implementing an IPv4 network:
Planning IPv4 addressing
Configuring an IPv4 host
Managing and troubleshooting IPv4 network connectivity
Overview of the DHCP server role
Managing and troubleshooting DHCP
Overview of IPv6 addressing
Configuring an IPv6 host
Implementing IPv6 and IPv4 coexistence
Transitioning from IPv4 to IPv6
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
Implementing and managing IPAM:
Overview of IPAM
Managing IP address spaces by using IPAM
Remote access in Windows Server 2016:
Overview of remote access
Implementing the Web Application Proxy
Overview of DirectAccess
Implementing DirectAccess by using the Getting Started Wizard
Implementing and managing an advanced DirectAccess infrastructure
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
Configuring advanced networking features:
Overview of high performance networking features
Configuring advanced Microsoft Hyper-V networking features
Implementing Software Defined Networking:
Overview of SDN.
Implementing network virtualization
Implementing Network Controller