Microsoft/WS-011T00-A: Windows Server 2019 Administration


This course is designed for IT professionals who have some experience with Windows Server and benefits those who are or will be responsible for managing Identity, Networking, and Storage.

This program helps in understanding the scenarios, requirements, and options that are available and applicable to Windows Server 2019.

Who should enroll?

  • IT professionals
  • Server Administrators
  • Individuals who want to gain knowledge in managing Microsoft Windows Server environment

You will learn to

  • Install and configure Windows Server 2019
  • Understand ADDS and why it is crucial in an enterprise
  • Deploy network infrastructure services like DNS, DHCP, etc.
  • Enable virtualization using Hyper-V
  • Implement high availability and disaster recovery solutions
  • Provide security along with remote access services

Course content

Module 1: Windows Server Administration Overview

  • Introducing Windows Server 2019
  • Windows Server Core overview
  • Windows Server Administration principles and tools overview
  • Deploying and configuring Server Core
  • Implementing and using remote server administration

Module 2: Identity Services in Windows Server

  • ADDS overview
  • Deploying Windows Server domain controllers
  • Azure AD overview
  • Implementing Group Policy
  • Active Directory Certificate Services overview
  • Deploying new domain controller on Server Core
  • Configuring Group Policy
  • Deploying and using Certificate Services
  • Explain Group Policy basics and configure GPOs in a domain environment
  • Describe the role of Active Directory Certificate Services and certificate usage

Module 3: Network Infrastructure services in Windows Server

  • Deploying and managing DHCP
  • Deploying and managing DNS service
  • Deploying and managing IPAM
  • Remote Access Services in Windows Server
  • Deploying and configuring DHCP
  • Deploying and configuring DNS
  • Implementing Web Application Proxy

Module 4: File servers and storage management in Windows Server

  • Volumes and file systems in Windows Server
  • Implementing sharing in Windows Server
  • Implementing storage spaces
  • Implementing Data deduplication
  • Implementing iSCSI
  • Deploying Distributed File System
  • Implementing Data deduplication
  • Configuring iSCSI storage
  • Configuring redundant storage spaces
  • Implementing Storage Spaces Direct

Module 5: Hyper-V virtualization and containers in Windows Server

  • Hyper-V in Windows Server
  • Configuring VMs
  • Securing virtualization
  • Containers
  • Overview of Kubernetes
  • Creating and configuring VMs
  • Installing and configuring Containers

Module 6: High availability in Windows Server

  • Planning for Failover Clustering implementation
  • Creating and configuring Failover Cluster
  • Overview of stretch clusters
  • High availability and disaster recovery solutions with Hyper-V VMs
  • Configuring storage and creating a cluster
  • Deploying and configuring a highly available file server
  • Validating the deployment of the highly available file server

Module 7: Disaster recovery in Windows Server

  • Hyper-V Replica
  • Backup and restore infrastructure
  • Implementing Hyper-V Replica
  • Implementing backup and restore with Windows Server Backup

Module 8: Windows Server security

  • Credentials and privileged access protection
  • Hardening Windows Server
  • JEA in Windows Server
  • Securing and analyzing SMB traffic
  • Windows Server update management
  • Configuring Windows Defender Credential Guard
  • Locating problematic accounts
  • Implementing LAPS

Module 9: RDS in Windows Server

  • Overview of RDS
  • Configuring a session-based desktop deployment
  • Overview of personal and pooled Virtual Desktops
  • Implementing RDS
  • Configuring Session Collection settings and using RDC
  • Configuring a Virtual Desktop template

Module 10: Remote access and web services in Windows Server

  • Implementing VPNs
  • Implementing Always On VPN
  • Implementing NPS
  • Implementing Web Server in Windows Server
  • Deploying and configuring Web Server

Module 11: Server and performance monitoring in Windows Server

  • Overview of Windows Server monitoring tools
  • Using Performance Monitor
  • Monitoring Event Logs for troubleshooting
  • Establishing a performance baseline
  • Identifying the source of a performance problem

Module 12: Upgrade and migration in Windows Server

  • ADDS migration
  • Storage migration service
  • Windows Server migration tools
  • Implementing storage migration service