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Getting Familiar with Windows Server 2016 Administration

Video Description

Delve into the latest features of Windows Server 2016

About This Video

  • Become an effective Windows System administrator by exploring the new Windows Interface and configuring post-installation tasks, to get your Windows server ready for production use
  • Become confident in installing and configuring Windows Server; setting up a domain in Active Directory; adding and removing users, groups, and systems from Active Directory; and monitoring the health of their system
  • Take your skills one step further by troubleshooting errors and problems in Windows Server 2016

In Detail

Windows Server 2016 is the server operating system from Microsoft as part of the Windows NT family of operating systems, developed concurrently with Windows 10.

This video course starts by walking you through the installation and initial configuration of Windows Server.

Then you will learn how to navigate the new modern Windows interface and master common post-installation tasks recommended for getting your Windows server ready for production use.

Next, you will learn basic security and networking tasks and basic management tasks for the DNS and DHCP features. You will also create a domain, join other computers to it, and perform basic monitoring and backup tasks.

Finally, you will get to grips with Hyper-V, how to add the Hyper-V Role in Windows Server 2016, and how to create a virtual machine.

You will also become confident in installing and configuring Windows Server; setting up a domain in Active Directory; adding and removing users, groups, and systems from Active Directory; and monitoring the health of your system.

By the end of this volume, you will have taken your skills one step further by troubleshooting errors and problems in Windows Server 2016.

Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 : Installation and Setup
    1. The Course Overview 00:03:19
    2. Installing Hyper-V 00:03:10
    3. Configuring Hyper-V 00:08:00
    4. Windows 2016 Editions and Installation Types 00:05:14
    5. Installing Windows Server 2016 00:06:58
  2. Chapter 2 : The Modern Windows Interface
    1. The Start Menu and Taskbar 00:05:41
    2. Start Menu and Taskbar Pinning 00:03:16
    3. Start Menu/Taskbar Settings 00:04:46
    4. Using Search 00:01:46
  3. Chapter 3 : Initial Configuration Tasks
    1. Server Manager 00:09:49
    2. Configuring Your PowerShell Environment 00:07:28
    3. Managing Local Users and Groups 00:08:33
    4. Installing Windows Features 00:07:50
  4. Chapter 4 : Security and Networking
    1. Configuring Password Policy 00:04:44
    2. Managing Windows Firewall 00:07:46
    3. Multi-homing and Static Routes 00:07:29
    4. NIC Teaming 00:03:56
    5. Network Diagnostics 00:06:35
  5. Chapter 5 : Active Directory
    1. Installing and Enabling Active Directory 00:10:36
    2. Managing Organizational Units 00:07:41
    3. Managing Active Directory Users and Groups 00:05:27
    4. Joining the Domain 00:03:09
    5. Group Policy Overview 00:05:58
  6. Chapter 6 : DNS and DHCP
    1. Configuring DNS 00:05:10
    2. Creating A and AAAA Records 00:06:15
    3. Creating CNAME Records 00:03:42
    4. Configuring DHCP Scope 00:08:16
    5. Configuring DHCP Reservations 00:04:37
  7. Chapter 7 : Monitoring and Backup
    1. Monitoring with Server Manager 00:07:58
    2. Searching Event Logs 00:06:20
    3. Using Task Manager 00:06:43
    4. Evaluating System Performance 00:06:20
    5. Configuring Windows Server Backup 00:04:47
    6. Restoring from Windows Server Backup 00:04:43
  8. Chapter 8 : Virtualizing Windows Server
    1. Hyper-V Component Overview 00:06:24
    2. Hyper-V Licensing Overview 00:04:37
    3. Installing Hyper-V on Windows Server 2016 00:04:39
    4. Differencing Disks 00:10:19
  9. Chapter 9 : Troubleshooting Windows Server
    1. Troubleshooting Review 00:05:09
    2. Disk Tools 00:06:00
    3. System File Checker 00:04:46