Server 2016 Professional Administration
(SRVCORE8, Live Instructor-Led Training, 5 days)


This SETC certified course discusses the full support lifecycle of a Server 2008 R2 deployment including installation, configuration, deployment, security, fault tolerance and troubleshooting. This course is a must have for individuals who manage a Server 2008 R2 based environment. Whether tou are new to Windows Server technologies or an experienced technician, this course will help you create a more secure and robust server infrastructure.

Dates and Pricing

Jan 8 to Jan 12, 2018$2,500/person Feb 5 to Feb 9, 2018$2,500/person Mar 5 to Mar 9, 2018$2,500/person


Introduction to Windows Server 2016
Windows Server Product History
Windows Server 2016 Versions
New Features and Enhancements
Networking Enhancements
Security Improvements
Introduction to Windows Server 2016 Hyper-V
Improved Features of Active Directory
Windows Server 2016 Installation
Hardware Requirements
New Installations vs. Upgrading
About Installing the Core
Migration Considerations
Using Windows Deployment Services
Server Core
What is Server Core?
Server Core Features
Server Roles Available using Server Core
Installing and Configuring Server Core
Managing Server Core
Windows Server 2016 management
Using the Microsoft Management Console (MMC)
New Management Tools
Windows Server 2016 Server Manager Utility
Windows Deployment Services
Windows Reliability and Performance Monitor
Remote Management
Scripting with Windows Powershell
Windows Server 2016 Active Directory Services
Read-Only Domain Controllers
Active Directory Federation Services (ADFS)
Improved Directory Service Auditing
Server Core Role
High Performance Computing (HPC)
Service-Based Active Directory Domain Service
Active Directory Service Snapshot Viewer
Fine-Grained Password and Account Lockout Policy
Install From Media (IFM)
Windows Server 2016 Protocols and Core Networking Components
Next Generation TCP/IP Stack
Quality of Service (QoS)
Server Message Block 2.0
HTTP.sys Enhancements
Network Awareness
WinINET Enhancements
Network Drive Interface Specification (NDIS) 6.0 and 6.1
IPSec Improvements
Implementing IPV6
IPv6 Overview
Planning the IPV6 Network
Designing Subnets and Sites
Network Address Protection Enforcement for DHCPv4 and v6
About DHCPv6 using IPv6
About DHCPv6 Stateful and Stateless Servers
Windows Server 2016 DNS
DNS Overview
DNAME Records: New for Windows Server 2016
Support for IPv6 Addresses
Support for Single-Label Name Resolution
Read-Only Domain Controller Support
Windows Server 2016 Security Enhancements
Server 2016 Security Overview
BitLocker Drive Encryption
Active Directory Rights Management
Enhanced Certificate Services
Windows Firewall with Advanced Security
Highly Secure Wireless and Wired Access
Server 2016 Storage and Print Solutions
Improved Printer Server Management Tools (PMC)
Printer Scalability Improvements
XML Paper Specification (XPS)
XPS Print Paths
Storage Explorer
Enhanced Disk Management
Windows Server Backup using Volume Shadow Copy
Server 2016 High Availability and Load Balancing
Failover Clustering
Cluster Validation Tool
Cluster Management and Operations Improvements
Cluster Infrastructure Improvements
Network Load Balancing Improvements using Next Generation TCP/IP
Multiple IP Address Support
Microsoft ISA Server Integration
Windows Server 2016 Hyper-V
Understanding Hyper-V
Installing and Configuring Hyper-V
Creating Virtual Machines
Managing Multiple Virtual Machines
Installing Guest Operating Systems
PowerShell Essentials
The Need for PowerShell
PowerShell Features
PowerShell Commands and Cmdlets
Command Categories and Aliases
Pipelines and Commands
Formatting Output
Common Administration Tasks