Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 Services

Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 Services Online Courses


2KO Kenya offers online Windows 2012 courses in  Kenya. We also offer full time Windows 2012 courses in Nairobi for groups of four or more delegates. 2KO Kenya's Windows 2012 course is offered to our international and local students. 2KO is an IT consulting and training company, offering both business services and multi-platform training. 2KO Africa's wide range of computer courses are available as full time classes, or as online learning, to ensure students have access to the best Windows 2012 Server training in Kenya. 2KO Kenya's course is designed specifically for participants to gain the knowledge and skills for making the appropriate job role decisions around administering Windows Server 2012..


This course is designed for Information Technology (IT) professionals, who have Windows Server 2012 operating system knowledge and experience and wish to validate the skills and knowledge necessary to administer a Windows Server 2012 infrastructure. This course is part two of a series of courses which validate the skills and knowledge required to implement a core Windows Server 2012 Infrastructure into an existing enterprise environment. This exam will validate the administration tasks necessary to maintain a Windows Server 2012 infrastructure, such as user and group management, network access and data security.


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This course on installing and configuring advanced Windows Server 2012 services prepares participants for the Microsoft Exam 70-412

Some of the skills you will learn in this class are:

Configuring Network Load Balancing (NLB)
Configuring failover clustering
Managing failover clustering roles
Managing Virtual Machine (VM) movement
Configuring advanced file services
Implementing Dynamic Access Control (DAC)
Configuring and optimizing storage
Configuring and managing backups
Recovering servers
Configuring site-level fault tolerance
Implementing advanced Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) solutions
Implementing advanced DNS solutions
Deploying and managing IPAM
Configuring a forest or a domain
Configuring trusts
Configuring sites
Managing Active Directory and SYSVOL replication
Implementing Active Directory Federation Services 2.1 (AD FSv2.1)
Installing and configuring Active Directory Certificate Services (AD CS)
Managing certificates
Installing and configuring Active Directory Rights Management Services (AD RMS)

Microsoft 70-412 Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 R2 Services Curriculum:


Module 1

Course Introduction

Instructor Introduction

Course Overview

What You Should Know

Certification Overview

Microsoft Learning Quote and Certification Audience


Module 2

Windows Server 2012 Course Specifics

Lab Setup

Lab Layout

Demonstration and Presentation Types


Module 3

Windows Server 2012 ADDS

Domain Tree

Domain Forest

Single Domain

Multiple Domains

Functional Level

Upgrade Migrate

Installing a Domain Controller

Chapter Review


Module 4

Windows Server 2012 ADDS Domains and Forests

Trust Relationships

External Trust

Forest Trust

Realm Trust

Shortcut Trust


SID Filtering

Name Suffix Routing

Creating a Child Domain and Building a Trust

Chapter Review


Module 5

Windows Server 2012 ADDS Sites

Active Directory Sites

Implementing ADD

SRV Records

Locating Local DC


Active Directory Site Setup

Chapter Review


Module 6

Windows Server 2012 ADDS Replication

AD Partitions

Types of Replication



Site Topology and Site Links

Group Membership Caching


Site Replication

Chapter Review


Module 7

Windows Server 2012 Networking DNS

DNS and Administration



GlobalName Zone

DNS Security

DNS Advanced Configuration

Chapter Review


Module 8

Networking DHCP

DHCP Basics

Address Request

Play Nice With DNS



Name Protection

DHCP Failover

DHCP Advanced Configuration

Chapter Review

Networking IPAM


Module 9

IPAM Basics

Reason to Use IPAM




Management and Monitoring

IPAM Installation and Configuration

Chapter Review


Module 10

Data: Advanced File

File and Storage Basics

File Server Resource Manager

File Classification

New Options

File Classification Configuration

Enabling Data Deduplication

Chapter Review


Module 11

Windows Server 2012: Dynamic Access Control

DAC Basics

New VS Old

Central Access Policy

Implementing DAC

Deploying DAC

Implementation of Dynamic Access Control

Chapter Review


Module 12

Windows Server 2012 Data: Storage

Storage Basics

iSCSI Parts

iSCSI Security


Configuring SCSI and iSCSI Storage

Configuring BranchCache

Chapter Review


Module 13

Business Continuity: Backups

Backup Basics

Server Backup

Online Backup


Data Protection Manager

Implementing a Windows Server Backup

Chapter Review


Module 14

High Availability Network Load Balancing

Network Load Balancing Basics

NLB Functionality

NLB New Features

NLB Deployment

Additional NLB Configuration

Planning for NLB

Securing NLB

NLB Cluster Setup

Configuring NLB Cluster

Host Availability

Chapter Review


Module 15

High Availability Failover Clustering

High Availability Basics

HA New Features

HA Components

Features CSV

Quorum (Modes)

Failover Clustering

Cluster Deployment Requirements

Failover Cluster Setup and Configuration

HA File Server Setup and Configuration

Cluster Aware Updating


Module 16

HA Hypervisor and VM

HA Basics with Hyper-V

Failover Clustering with Hyper-V

New Features



Best Practices

HV Replica

Virtual Machine Cluster Setup

Failover Cluster Configuration for Hyper-V

Chapter Review


Module 17

Access and Identity: Certificates

Public Key Infrastructure Basics

Components PKI Solution

AD CS New Features

Certificate Templates

Enrollment Types

Certificate Revocation List

Key Recovery

Building A Root CA

Deploying and Configuring an Enterprise Subordinate CA

Managing Certificate Templates

Certificate Revocation

Chapter Review


Module 18

Active Directory Federation Services

AD FS Services

Web Security Components

AD FS New Features




AD FS Setup and Configuration

Installing AD FS Role

Installing AD FS for a Single Organization

Configuring AD Claims Provider Trust

Chapter Review


Module 19

Active Directory Rights Management

AD RMS Basics

RMS Usage

AD RMS Components

Certificates / Licenses

AD RMS Process

AD RMS Deployment

Rights Policy Templates

Creating a Super User Group and Service Group

Installing and Configuring AD RMS

Build and Deploy a Policy Template

Implementing RMS Trust Policies

Anonymous Access Setup

Creating A Rights Protected Document


Module 20

Course Review

Certification Overview

Exam Preparation