While attending this training program – you take four exams to test and certify for the Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA): Windows Server 2016 & MCSE Productivity Skype for Business official certifications. If your goal is to learn how to implement, administer and secure Windows Server 2016 & Skype for Business services and pass the certification exams (70-740, 70-741, 70-742 & 70-334) – you’ve found the right place. This course is a hybrid of actual hands on learning combined with focused materials mapped to exam objectives.
Topics covered in this boot camp:
Prepare and install Nano Server, a Server Core installation, and plan a server upgrade and migration strategy.
Describe enterprise storage solutions, and select the appropriate solution for a given situation.
Implement and manage Storage Spaces and Data Deduplication.
Install and configure Microsoft Hyper-V.
Deploy, configure, and manage Windows and Hyper-V containers.
Describe the high availability and disaster recovery technologies in Windows Server 2016.
Plan, create, and manage a failover cluster.
Implement failover clustering for Hyper-V virtual machines.
Configure a Network Load Balancing (NLB) cluster, and plan for an NLB implementation.
Create and manage deployment images.
Manage, monitor, and maintain virtual machine installations.
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.
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.
Describe the architecture of Skype for Business 2015 and design a Skype for Business 2015 topology
Install and implement Skype for Business Server 2015
Administer and manage Skype for Business Server 2015 by using the various tools
Configure users and clients in Skype for Business 2015
Implement conferencing in Skype for Business 2015
Implement additional conferencing options, such as dial-in conferencing, Lync Room System, and Skype Meeting Broadcast
Implement monitoring and archiving in Skype for Business 2015
Implement connectivity for external users and organizations
Implement Persistent Chat in Skype for Business 2015
Implement high availability in Skype for Business 2015
Implement disaster recovery in Skype for Business 2015
Design and deploy a hybrid Skype for Business environment
Design and implement an upgrade from Lync Server to Skype for Business Server 2015
Describe the various voice workloads available with Skype for Business Online and Skype for Business Server 2015.
Assess a network in preparation for a Skype for Business Server 2015 or Skype for Business Online voice solution.
Deploy and configure a Skype for Business voice solution that combines Skype for Business Online and Skype for Business Enterprise Voice.
Deploy and configure Cloud PBX with PSTN Calling.
Configure on-premises Enterprise Voice functionality.
Deploy and configure Cloud PBX with On-Premises PSTN Connectivity.
Integrate Skype for Business Server 2015 with non-Microsoft voice infrastructures.
Plan for and deploy Cloud Connector Edition.
Configure features that extend Skype for Business Enterprise Voice (on-premises) functionality, such as Location Information Servers and Response Groups.
Optimize voice communications on a TCP/IP network.
Use Call Quality Methodology and Skype for Business Server 2015 monitoring tools and reports.
Troubleshoot Skype for Business Online and Skype for Business Server 2015 Enterprise Voice (on-premises) voice communications.