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Identity with Windows Server 2016 M55344AC Course Outline


Module 1: Deploy Active Directory Services

  • Components of AD DS
  • AD DS DCs
  • Deploy AD DS DCs
  • Azure AD Overview

Lab 1: Deploy and Administer AD DS

  • Deploy AD DS
  • Deploy DCs by Performing DC Cloning
  • Administer AD DS

Module 2: Manage Directory Objects

  • Manage User Accounts
  • Manage Groups in AD DS
  • Manage Computer Objects in AD DS
  • Administer AD DS by using PowerShell
  • Implement and Manage OUs

Lab 1: Manage AD DS Objects

  • Create and Manage Groups in AD DS
  • Create and Configure User Accounts in AD DS
  • Manage Computer Objects in AD DS

Lab 2: Administer AD

  • Delegate Administration for OUs

Module 3: Advanced AD DS Infrastructure Management

  • Overview of Advanced AD DS Deployments
  • Deploy a Distributed AD DS Environment
  • Configure AD DS Trusts

Lab 1: Domain and Trust Management in AD DS

  • Implement Forest Trusts
  • Implement Child Domains in AD DS

Module 4: Implement and Administer AD DS Sites and Replication

  • Overview of AD DS Replication
  • Configure AD DS Sites
  • Describe AD DS Sites
  • Explain Reasons to Implement Additional Sites
  • Configure Additional AD DS Sites
  • Describe how AD DS Replication Works between Sites
  • Describe the Intersite Topology Generator
  • Describe SRV Resource Records
  • Describe How Domain-Joined Computers Locate DCs
  • Explain How to Move DCs Between Sites

Lab 1: Implement AD DS Sites and Replication

  • Describe AD DS Site Links
  • Explain the Concept of Site-Link Bridging
  • Describe how to Manage Intersite Replication
  • Configure AD DS Intersite Replication
  • Describe the Tools for Monitoring and Managing Replication

Module 5: Implement Group Policy

  • What is Group Policy?
  • Implement and Administer Group Policy
  • Group Policy Scope and Processing
  • Troubleshoot the Application of GPOs

Lab 1: Implement a Group Policy Infrastructure

  • Creating and Configuring GPOs
  • Managing GPO Scope

Lab 2: Troubleshoot Group Policy Infrastructure

  • Verify GPO Application
  • Troubleshoot GPOs

Module 6: Manage User Settings with Group Policy

  • Implement Administrative Templates
  • Configure Folder Redirection, Software Installation, and Scripts
  • Configure Group Policy Preferences

Lab 1: Manage User Settings with Group Policy

  • Use Administrative Templates to Manage User Settings
  • Implement Settings by using Group Policy Preferences
  • Configure Folder Redirection

Module 7: Secure AD DS

  • Secure DCs
  • Implement Account Security
  • Implement Authentication Auditing
  • Configure Managed Service Accounts

Lab 1: Secure AD DS

  • Implement Security-Related Polices in AD DS
  • Implement Read Only Domain Controllers to Secure AD DS
  • Create and Manage Service Accounts

Module 8: Deploy and Manage AD CS

  • Deploy CAs
  • Administer CAs
  • Troubleshoot and Maintain CAs

Lab 1: Deploy and Configure a Two-Tier CA Hierarchy

  • Deploy an Offline Root CA
  • Deploy an Enterprise Subordinate CA

Module 9: Deploy and Manage Certificates

  • Deploy and Manage Certificate Templates
  • Manage Certificate Deployment, Revocation, and Recovery
  • Use Certificates in a Business Environment

Lab 1: Deploy and Use Certificates

  • Configure Certificate Templates for End Users
  • Enroll for Certificate and Use Certificates
  • Configure Key Recovery for Critical Certificates

Module 10: Implement and Administer AD FS

  • Overview of AD FS
  • AD FS Requirements and Planning
  • Deploy and Configure AD FS
  • Web Application Proxy Overview

Lab 1: Implement AD FS

  • Deploy AD FS Infrastructure
  • Configure an Application to use AD FS
  • Configure AD FS for a Business-Partner Scenario

Module 11: Implement AD DS Synchronisation with Microsoft Azure AD

  • Plan and Prepare for Directory Synchronisation
  • Implement Directory Synchronisation by using Azure AD Connect
  • Manage Identities with Directory Synchronisation

Lab 1: Configure Directory Synchronisation

  • Deploy Directory Synchronisation between the AD DS and Azure AD
  • Manage Users and Groups in a Directory Synchronisation Scenario

Module 12: Monitor, Manage, and Recover AD DS

  • Monitor AD DS
  • Manage the Active Directory Database
  • Active Directory Backup and Recovery Solutions

Lab 1: Recover Objects in AD DS

  • Backup and Restore AD DS
  • Recover Objects in AD DS
  • Monitor Azure AD

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Who should attend this Identity with Windows Server 2016 M55344AC Course?

The Identity with Windows Server 2016 Course teaches professionals about deploying and configuring Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS), implementing Group Policy, performing backup and restore, and monitoring Active Directory-related issues. This course can be helpful for various professionals, including:

  • IT Administrators
  • Windows Server Engineers
  • Active Directory Administrators
  • Network Engineers
  • System Architects
  • Security Analysts
  • Technical Support Specialists21e

Prerequisites of the Identity with Windows Server 2016 M55344AC Course

The prerequisites required for the Identity with Windows Server 2016 M55344AC Course are:

  • Prior knowledge and experience with Active Directory concepts in Windows Server.
  • Experience in configuring Windows Server
  • Working experience with Windows Client operating systems like Windows 10 or 11.
  • Knowledge about core networking technologies like IP addressing, name resolution and DHCP.
  • A basic understanding of best practices for security
  • Basic experience working with the Windows PowerShell command-line interface.

Identity with Windows Server 2016 M55344AC Course Overview

Windows Server Administration is a networking platform specifically designed for advanced computers to install and configure servers effectively. Other functions include creating active directories, remote access, application servers and troubleshooting.

This five-day instructor-led Microsoft course teaches IT Pros how to deploy and configure Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) in a distributed environment, how to implement Group Policy, how to perform backup and restore, and how to monitor and troubleshoot Active Directory–related issues with Windows Server 2016. Additionally, this course teaches how to deploy other Active Directory server roles such as Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS) and Active Directory Certificate Services (AD CS).

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Install and configure domain controllers.
  • Manage objects in AD DS by using graphical tools and Windows PowerShell.
  • Implement AD DS in complex environments.
  • Implement AD DS sites and configure and manage replication.
  • Implement and manage Group Policy Objects (GPOs).
  • Manage user settings by using GPOs.
  • Secure AD DS and user accounts.
  • Implement and manage a certificate authority (CA) hierarchy with AD CS.
  • Deploy and manage certificates.
  • Implement and administer AD FS.
  • Implement and administer Active Directory Rights Management Services (AD RMS).
  • Implement synchronization between AD DS and Azure AD.
  • Monitor, troubleshoot, and establish business continuity for AD DS services.

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