Overview

This five-day instructor-led 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).

Duration

5 Days

Target Audience

This course is primarily intended for existing IT professionals who have some AD DS knowledge and experience and who aim to develop knowledge about identity and access technologies in Windows Server 2016. This would typically include:
AD DS administrators who are looking to train in identity and access technologies with Windows Server 2012 or Windows Server 2016.

System or infrastructure administrators with general AD DS experience and knowledge who are looking to cross-train in core and advanced identity and access technologies in Windows Server 2012 or Windows Server 2016.

The secondary audience for this course includes IT professionals who are looking to consolidate their knowledge about AD DS and related technologies, in addition to IT professionals who want to prepare for the 70-742 exam.

Topics

Installing and configuring domain controllers

Managing objects in AD DS

Advanced AD DS infrastructure management

Implementing and administering AD DS sites and replication

Implementing Group Policy

Managing user settings with Group Policy

Securing Active Directory Domain Services

Deploying and managing AD CS

Deploying and managing certificates

Implementing and administering AD FS

Implementing and administering AD RMS

Implementing AD DS synchronization with Microsoft Azure AD

Monitoring, managing, and recovering AD DS