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Installation, Storage, and Compute with Windows Server 2016 - Exam 70-740 Certification Training

Video Description

Ready to earn your MCSA certification for Windows Server 2016? This is part one of a three part series, and in this video you'll learn how to pass Microsoft exam 70-740, the first of three exams you must pass to earn the MCSA Windows Server 2016 certification. This course covers information regarding the installation, storage, and compute features and functionality available in Windows Server 2016 - all of the material covered in the 70-740 exam.

  • Take in everything you need to know to pass Microsoft exam 70-740
  • Get one step closer to earning your MCSA Windows Server 2016 certification
  • Discover how to install the operating system; and how to choose and deploy configuration levels
  • Learn the distinctions between server with desktop experience, server core, and nano server
  • Understand how to install and manage Hyper-V
  • Explore new storage capabilities like storage basis direct and storage replica
  • Learn about virtualization and containers
  • Become comfortable with the skill sets required to use Windows Server 2016
John Savill is a Windows technical specialist and 11-time Microsoft MVP backed by over 20 years of experience and many certifications. To date, John has published eight books on Microsoft technologies and has spoken at numerous conferences including Ignite and Connections. In his spare time John participates in Ironman events and shares his experiences surrounding technology through writing and video on his blog at www.savilltech.com.

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction
    1. Welcome To The Course 00:00:44
    2. About The Author 00:01:02
  2. Windows Server 2016 Basics
    1. Module Introduction 00:00:37
    2. History Of Windows Server 00:05:32
    3. Windows Server 2016 SKU's 00:06:23
    4. Understanding Installation Modes 00:07:16
    5. Deploying Windows Server 2016 Using Install Media 00:07:02
    6. Overview Of Server Manager 00:05:31
    7. Adding Roles And Features Using Server Manager 00:05:42
    8. Adding Roles And Features Using Powershell 00:06:43
    9. Adding Roles And Features Using Dism (Including Offline Configurations) 00:02:29
    10. Discovery Current OS Instances With Microsoft Assessment And Planning Toolkit 00:05:36
    11. Performing An Upgrade To Windows Server 2016 00:06:15
    12. Upgrading A Cluster To Windows Server 2016 00:03:28
    13. Perform Offline Image Maintenance 00:03:09
    14. Monitoring Windows Server With Performance Monitor And Resource Monitor 00:10:10
    15. Patching Windows Server 00:07:55
    16. Deploying Windows Server Update Services (WSUS) 00:11:52
    17. Managing WSUS 00:11:23
    18. Deploy And Manage Windows Defender 00:04:06
    19. Integrate Windows Defender With WSUS And Windows Update 00:01:32
    20. Backup Windows Server 00:04:46
  3. Activation
    1. Module Introduction 00:00:33
    2. Understanding Activation Options For Windows Server 2016 00:03:57
    3. Deploying A KMS Server Part - 1 00:05:56
    4. Deploying A KMS Server Part - 2 00:04:14
    5. Deploying Active Directory Based Activation 00:04:11
    6. Using Automatic Virtual Machine Activation 00:03:13
    7. Picking An Activation Method 00:02:06
  4. Managing Windows Server 2016 With Powershell
    1. Module Introduction 00:00:29
    2. Overview Of Powershell 00:06:59
    3. Powershell Versions 00:04:59
    4. Configuring The Powershell Environment 00:06:50
    5. Using Powershell Help 00:02:23
    6. Remote Management With Powershell 00:06:58
    7. Creating Scripts With Powershell 00:06:53
    8. Maintain Images With Powershell 00:06:41
    9. Understanding Powershell Desired State Configuration 00:05:39
    10. Using Desired State Configuration 00:07:30
  5. Nano Server
    1. Module Introduction 00:00:23
    2. Overview Of Nano Server 00:07:07
    3. Roles And Features In Nano Server 00:03:57
    4. Creating A Nano Server Image With Powershell 00:08:19
    5. Creating A Nano Server Image With Image Builder 00:04:15
    6. Patching Nano Server 00:05:57
    7. Managing Nano Server Options 00:06:37
  6. Storage In Windows Server 2016
    1. Module Introduction 00:00:19
    2. Review Of Storage In Windows Server 2016 00:03:45
    3. Disks, Volumes And Partitions 00:05:48
    4. Understanding The Differences Between NTFS And ReFS 00:05:19
    5. Managing Permissions With GUI And Powershell 00:07:20
    6. Overview Of VHD And VHDX 00:06:17
    7. Resizing VHDX Files 00:01:51
    8. Overview Of SMB 3.0 00:04:50
    9. Creating An SMB Share 00:03:55
    10. Creating An NFS Share 00:02:10
    11. Deploying An iSCSI Server 00:05:44
    12. Understanding And Using MPIO 00:02:14
    13. Using Data Deduplication 00:05:00
    14. Planning Backup And Recovery 00:03:29
  7. Advanced Storage In Windows Server 2016
    1. Module Introduction 00:00:37
    2. Overview Of Storage Replica 00:06:29
    3. Deploying And Using Storage Replica 00:08:00
    4. Overview Of Storage Spaces Direct 00:06:04
    5. Deploying Storage Spaces Direct 00:05:04
    6. Using Storage Spaces Direct And Storage Replica Together 00:01:03
  8. Hyper-V
    1. Module Introduction 00:00:30
    2. Overview Of Virtualization 00:07:40
    3. Overview Of Hyper-V 00:05:14
    4. Installing Hyper-V 00:05:31
    5. Deploying A VM 00:03:59
    6. Configuring Nested Virtualization 00:02:56
    7. Understanding The Difference Between Generation 1 And Generation 2 VMs 00:04:53
    8. Upgrade VMs To Version 8 00:02:18
    9. Using Secure Boot 00:01:06
    10. Overview Of Dynamic Memory 00:08:19
    11. Using Hot Add/Remove Of Memory 00:02:14
    12. Understanding NUMA 00:03:09
    13. Using Linux Instances With Hyper-V 00:01:14
    14. Using Hyper-V Virtual Switches And vmNICs 00:04:25
    15. Using Hot Add/Remove Of vmNICs 00:01:24
    16. Using VMQ, vRSS And VMMQ 00:08:48
    17. Using VM Network Resiliency 00:01:33
    18. Using Virtual Fiber Channel 00:03:58
    19. Using Checkpoints And Production Checkpoints 00:05:08
    20. Import And Export Of VMs 00:02:43
    21. Configure Storage QoS And Network QoS 00:02:48
    22. Configuring Live Migration 00:06:59
    23. Overview Of Hyper-V Replica 00:05:45
    24. Deploying Hyper-V Replica 00:05:25
    25. Using Hyper-V Replica With Azure 00:03:15
    26. Using NIC Teaming 00:03:06
    27. Using Switch Embedded Teaming 00:02:38
    28. Overview Of Discrete Device Assignment 00:02:41
    29. Managing Hyper-V With Powershell 00:04:30
    30. Using Powershell Direct 00:02:40
  9. Containers
    1. Module Introduction 00:00:23
    2. Overview Of Containers And Docker 00:06:02
    3. Installing Containers 00:02:06
    4. Downloading Images 00:03:12
    5. Creating A Dockerfile 00:02:55
    6. Creating A Container 00:04:47
    7. Understanding Container Networking 00:03:54
    8. Using Hyper-V Containers 00:05:04
    9. Overview Of Dockerhub 00:02:54
  10. High Availability
    1. Module Introduction 00:00:21
    2. Overview Of High Availability 00:02:44
    3. Understanding Quorum 00:05:06
    4. Review Of Quorum Resource - Witness Types 00:04:51
    5. Changing Quorum For Cluster 00:02:34
    6. Overview Of Site-Awareness And Node Fairness 00:07:31
    7. Installing Failover Clustering Feature 00:04:06
    8. Creating Cluster Roles 00:01:38
    9. Draining Roles From Nodes 00:01:37
    10. Overview Of Cluster Shared Volumes 00:03:24
    11. Using Cluster Shared Volumes 00:02:08
    12. Overview Of Scale-Out File Server 00:03:59
    13. Creating A Scale-Out File Server 00:03:24
    14. Using VHD Sets For Guest Clustering 00:06:25
    15. Overview Of Storage And Network Resiliency 00:04:17
    16. Configuration Of The Node Isolation And Quarantine Settings 00:02:24
    17. Overview Of Network Load Balancing 00:02:18
    18. Deploying Network Load Balancing 00:05:36
  11. Conclusion
    1. Wrap Up And Thank You 00:01:21