20742 Identity with Windows Server 2016

Course Overview

This five-day 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).

Who Should Attend

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.

Course Objectives

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.

    Suggested Prerequisites

    Course Outline

    1 - Installing and configuring DCs

    • Overview of AD DS
    • Overview of AD DS DCs
    • Deploying DCs
    • Lab : Deploying and administering AD DS

    2 - Managing objects in AD DS

    • Managing user accounts
    • Managing groups in AD DS
    • Managing computer accounts
    • Using Windows PowerShell for AD DS administration
    • Implementing and managing organizational units
    • Lab : Deploying and administering AD DS
    • Lab : Administering AD DS

    3 - Advanced AD DS infrastructure management

    • Overview of advanced AD DS deployments
    • Deploying a distributed AD DS environment
    • Configuring AD DS trusts
    • Lab : Domain and trust management in AD DS

    4 - Implementing and administering AD DS sites and replication

    • Overview of AD DS replication
    • Configuring AD DS sites
    • Configuring and monitoring AD DS replication
    • Lab : Managing and implementing AD DS sites and replication

    5 - Implementing Group Policy

    • Introducing Group Policy
    • Implementing and administering GPOs
    • Group Policy scope and Group Policy processing
    • Troubleshooting the application of GPOs
    • Lab : Implementing a Group Policy infrastructure
    • Lab : Troubleshooting a Group Policy infrastructure

    6 - Managing user settings with GPOs

    • Implementing administrative templates
    • Configuring Folder Redirection and scripts
    • Configuring Group Policy preferences
    • Lab : Managing user settings with GPOs

    7 - Securing AD DS

    • Securing domain controllers
    • Implementing account security
    • Audit authentication
    • Configuring managed service accounts (MSAs)
    • Lab : Securing AD DS

    8 - Deploying and managing AD CS

    • Deploying CAs
    • Administering CAs
    • Troubleshooting and maintaining CAs
    • Lab : Deploying and configuring a two-tier CA hierarchy

    9 - Deploying and managing certificates

    • Deploying and managing certificate templates
    • Managing certificate deployment, revocation, and recovery
    • Using certificates in a business environment
    • Implementing and managing smart cards
    • Lab : Deploying certificates

    10 - Implementing and administering AD FS

    • Overview of AD FS
    • AD FS requirements and planning
    • Deploying and configuring AD FS
    • Overview of Web Application Proxy
    • Lab : Implementing AD FS

    11 - Implementing and administering AD RMS

    • Overview of AD RMS
    • Deploying and managing an AD RMS infrastructure
    • Configuring AD RMS content protection
    • Lab : Implementing an AD RMS infrastructure

    12 - Implementing AD DS synchronization with Azure AD

    • Planning and preparing for directory synchronization
    • Implementing directory synchronization by using Azure AD Connect
    • Managing identities with directory synchronization
    • Lab : Configuring directory synchronization

    13 - Monitoring, managing, and recovering AD DS

    • Monitoring AD DS
    • Managing the AD DS database
    • Recovering AD DS objects
    • Lab : Recovering objects in AD DS

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    This is a 5-day class

    Price: $2,975.00
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    10/05/2020 8:00AM - 4:00PM GTR Online LIVE OLL
    11/16/2020 8:00AM - 4:00PM GTR Online LIVE OLL

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