70-412 - Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 R2 Services

70-412 - Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 R2 Services


Course Overview

This course teaches students about Network Services, High Availability, Hyper-V and High Availability, Active Directory, Active Directory Federation Services, File and Storage Services, Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery, Active Directory Certificate Services, and Active Directory Rights Management Services.

Course Introduction

Course Introduction

Module 02 - High Availability 

High Availability

NLB – Network Load Balancing

NLB Uses

NLB Prerequisites

How NLB Works

Server Failures & NLB

NLB PowerShell Cmdlets

NLB Port Rules

Configuring NLB Networks

Using NLB with VMs

Upgrading NLB Clusters

Demo - Implementing NLB Clusters

Demo - Configuring NLB Affinity and Port Rules

Securing NLB

Server 2012 Failover Clustering

Windows Server 2012 R2 Failover Clustering

Clustering and High Availability

Depreciated Cluster Features

Storage Options

CSV – Cluster Shared Volumes

CSV – Clustered Shared Volumes

Network Considerations | CSV

Windows Requirements for Failover Cluster

Infrastructure Requirements

Failover Clustering - Quorum

Failover Clustering: Hardware Requirements

Clustering and Hyper-V Hardware Requirements

Quorum | Definitions

Quorum Witness

Quorum Configuration Options

Quorum Modes

Failover Cluster Networks

Cluster Networking

Demo - Create a Cluster

Multi-Site Failover Cluster

Configuring Multi-Site Failover Clusters

Configuring Applications and Services

Procedure Reference: Installing Clustering Server Roles

Demo - Deploying Highly Available Servers

Cluster Aware Updating

Common Cluster Management Tasks

Management Tools

Backing up Clusters

Restoring a Cluster

DHCP Failover

Configuring DHCP Failover

DHCP Failover Modes

Demo - Configuring DHCP Failover

DHCP MCLT Parameters

Module 02 Review

Module 03 - Hyper-V and High Availability 

Hyper-V and High Availability

High Availability | Host Clustering

New Features Server 2012 VM Host Clustering

Prerequisites for Hyper-V Clusters Server Hardware and Software

Prerequisites: Network Infrastructure Requirements

Procedure Reference: Configuring Failover Clustering

Components of Hyper-V Clusters

High Availability | Guest Clustering

Windows Server 2012 R2 Shared Virtual Disk

Shared Virtual Disks in Guest Clusters

SMB 3.0 for Virtual Machines

Scale-Out File Server

High Availability | Network Load Balancing

Cluster Shared Volumes (CSVs)

Failover Process

VM Failover and Preference Settings

Virtual Machine Manager | System Center 2012

VMM Components

VMM 2012 Prerequisites

What is VMM?

Enhancements with Server 2012 R2

How to Deploy Virtual Machines with VMM

ODX Capable Storage for VM's

P2V Migration

V2V Migration

Migration Methods

Virtual Machine and Storage Migration

Live Migration

Quick Migration

Hyper-V Replica

Demo - Implementing Hyper-V Replica

Hyper-V Replica Components

Hyper-V Replica Prerequisites

Importing & Exporting

Demo - Importing Virtual Machines

Demo - Exporting Virtual Machines

Module 03 Review

Module 04 - Active Directory 

Active Directory


AD DS Domain Boundaries

AD DS Forest Boundary

Multi-Domain Configuration

Multiple Forest Configuration

DNS Recommendations

Demo - Install AD DS

Demo - Installing a New Domain in a New Forest

Domain Functional Levels


Demo - Functional Levels and UPNs

Demo - Configuring Trusts

Upgrading Domain Controllers

Restructure and Migration

Pre-Migration Steps

SID-History Attribute

Restructure & Migration Steps

Trust Relationships

SID Filtering | Selected Authentication

AD DS Partitions

AD DS Replication

AD Sites and Replication

Conflicts | Replication

Replication Topology

RODC Replication

RODC Replication Options

SYSVOL Replication

DFS Replication

AD DS Sites

Demo - Creating Additional Sites

Replication in Same Site

Site Replication in Between Sites

Demo - Moving Servers Between Sites

AD and SYSVOL Replication

ISTG - Intersite Topology Generator

AD DS Site Links

Demo - Site Links

Site Link Bridging

Site Link Costs

Demo - Configuring AD DS Intersite Replication

Universal Group Membership Caching

Demo - Configuring RODC Replication Policies

Managing Replication

Demo - Using Replication Tools: DC Diag

Demo - Using Replication Tools: Rep Admin

SRV Resource Records for Domain Controllers

SRV Record Contents

Service Record Example

Locating a Login Server

Integrating Cloud Services

Azure Considerations

Implementing Azure

Complex AD DS Environments

Module 04 Review

Module 05 - Active Directory Federation Services 

Active Directory Federation Services


Authentication Policies

Multi-Factor Authentication

AD FS Claim Rules

Claims Provider Trusts

Claims Based Identity

Web Services

New Features to Server 2012

SSO within Organization

SSO Business to Business

Prerequisites for AD FS

Certificate Requirements

AD FS Components

Demo - Install AD Federation Services Role

Multi-Factor Access Control in AD FS

Multi-Factor Access Control in AD FS with Windows Server 2012 R2

Claim Types Available in AD FS with Windows Server 2012 R2

AD and Workplace Join

Device Registration Service

Accessing Web Application before Workplace Join your Device

Workplace Joining Your Windows Device

Workplace Joining Your iOS Device

Module 05 Review

Module 06 - File and Storage Services 

File and Storage Services

File and Storage Services

Work Folders

Work Folder Functionality


SMB Server 2012 R2 Enhancements

BranchCache Requirements

BranchCache Server Settings

BranchCache Client Settings

Demo - Configure Client Firewall Rules

Demo - Implementing BranchCache

Demo - Simulate Slow Link to Branch Office

Enabling Distributed Cache Mode or Hosted Cache Mode

Discretionary Access Control

DAC Scenarios

DAC Claims

Resource Properties

Accessing Resources with DAC

DAC Requirements

Enabling Support in AD DS KDC

Creating Claims

Creating Resource Properties

Central Access Control Rules

Demo - Enable File Share for BranchCache

Demo - Configure BranchCache for Branch Office

File Server Resource Manager

Demo - Installing FSRM

File Classification

File Classification Properties

File Classification Rules Properties

Demo - Implementing DAC

Demo - Resource Property Definitions

Demo - Configure Central Access Rules and Policies

Demo - Configure Central Access Denied

Demo - Manual Classification

Demo - Publish Central Group Policy

Optimizing Classification Management

Storage Optimization Features


iSCSI Components

iSCSI Security Components

Demo - Configure iSCSI

Demo - iSCSI Powershell

Demo - Bring a New Volume Online

Module 06 Review

Module 07 - Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery

Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery

Disaster Recovery Requirements

Service Level Agreements

Recovery Plans

Data Recovery

Service Recovery

Full Server Recovery

Site Recovery

Backup Types

Backup Technologies

VSS Admin

Backup Planning

Backup Security

Windows Server Backup

Demo - Installing and Using Windows Server Backup

Demo - Create a Scheduled Backup

Options | Windows Backup

Options | Recovery Wizard

System Restore

Demo - Restoring Files Using Windows Server Backup

Windows Azure Online Backup

Demo - Windows Azure Backup

Data Protection Manager (DPM)

Installing DPM

Demo - Installing DPM

Single Instance Storage

Windows RE

Windows RE Entry Points

Windows Setup and Windows RE

Demo - Windows RE Entry Points

Safe Boot

Demo - Safe Boot

Boot Configuration Data Store

Module 07 Review

Module 08 - Active Directory Certificate Services 

Active Directory Certificate Services


SSL Certificates

Configuring SSL Certificates

SSL Certificate Issued from Internal CA

Purchasing SSL Certificate

Using Certificates for Digital Signatures

Certificates and EFS

Certificates for Authentication

PKI Definitions

Certificate Services Infrastructure

AD CS Server Role

New Features AD CS Server 2012

Private CA

Public CA

CA Hierarchies

Standalone CA

Demo - Deploying Standalone Root CA

Enterprise CA

Demo - Deploying an Enterprise Root CA

Root CA Considerations

Offline Root CA Considerations

Demo - Deploying Root CA Servers

Subordinate CA Deployment

Demo - Subordinate CA Deployment



Certificate Templates

Template Settings | Users

Template Settings | Computers

Template Permissions

Certificate Template Versions Available in Server 2012

Demo - Modify and Enable Certificate Templates

Demo - Configure Certificate Templates

Certificate AutoEnrollment

Demo - Configure AutoEnrollment

Demo - Verify AutoEnrollment

Manual Enrollment

CA Web Enrollment

Enrollment on Behalf

Demo - Restricted Enrollment Agent

Credential Roaming

Network Device Enrollment Service

Certificate Revocation

Demo - Certificate Revocation Location

Online Responders

Demo - Configuring Online Responder

Demo - Updating Web Server Certificates

Losing Recovery Keys

Key Recovery Agents (KRA)

Demo - Key Recovery

New Functionality with Certificates in Windows Server 2012

CA Administration

Policy Module and Exit Module

Module 08 Review

Module 09 - Active Directory Rights Management Services 

Active Directory Rights Management Services


RMS Examples

AD RMS Client Requirements

AD RMS Licensing Requirements

Demo - Installing AD RMS


Temporary RAC’s

RMS Process

Creating AD RMS Cluster

Policy Rights Templates

Demo - AD RMS Templates

Template Offline Use

Super Users Group

Enabling External Users and AD RMS Access

Back up AD RMS

Decommission AD RMS

Module 09 Review

Course Closure

70-412 - Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 R2 Services
tag icon Price $84.99
tag icon Instrutor 1
tag icon Duration 14h 59m
tag icon Lessons 9
tag icon Access 12 Months
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