Configuring Windows Server 2012 Online Course

Configuring Windows Server 2012 Online Courses in Zimbabwe


2KO Zimbabwe offers online Server 2012 courses in  Zimbabwe. We also offer full time Windows Server 2012 courses in Harare for groups of four or more delegates. 2KO Zimbabwe's Windows 2012 course is offered to our international and local students. 2KO is an IT consulting and training company, offering both business services and multi-platform training. 2KO Africa's wide range of computer courses are available as full time classes, or as online learning, to ensure students have access to the best Windows 2012 certification in Zimbabwe.


This course is intended for Information Technology (IT) professionals, who have Windows Server 2012 operating system knowledge and experience and want to validate the skills and knowledge needed to implement the Windows Server 2012 core infrastructure services. This course is part one of a series of courses which validate the skills and knowledge required to implement a core Windows Server 2012 Infrastructure into an existing enterprise environment. This initial course will validate the initial implementation and configuration of the Windows Server 2012 core services, such as Active Directory and the networking services.


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This course on installing and configuring Windows Server 2012 prepares participants for the Microsoft Exam 70-410

Some of the skills you will learn in this class are:

Installing and configuring servers

Configuring local storage

Configuring file and share access

Configuring print and document services

Configuring servers for remote management

Creating and configuring virtual machine settings and storage

Creating and configuring virtual networks

Configuring IPv4 and IPv6 addressing

Deploying and configuring Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) service

Deploying and configuring DNS service

Installing domain controllers

Creating and managing Active Directory users and computers

Creating and managing Active Directory groups and organizational units (OUs)

Creating Group Policy objects (GPOs)

Configuring security policies

Configuring application restriction policies

Configuring Windows Firewall


Microsoft 70-410: Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012 Certification Training Course Curriculum


Module 1

Course Introduction

Instructor Introduction

Course Overview


Certification Overview


Module 2

Best Course Practices

Lab Setup

Building Your Own Environment

Presentation Types

Chapter Review


Module 3

Windows Server 2012 Installation

Available Editions


Server Manager Overview

Best Practice Analyzer

Installing Server 2012

Performing a Windows Server 2012 Installation

Windows Server 2012 Standard Configurations

Server Manager Roles

Remote Management Configuration

Installation Review

Chapter Review


Module 4

Windows Server 2012 CORE

Introduction to Windows Server 2012 CORE

Minimum Server Interface

Server Core Management

CORE Roles

Installation Options

Installing and Configuring Server CORE

Chapter Review


Module 5

Windows Server 2012 Server Manager

Dashboard Overview


Roles and Features

Server Manager Creation and Configuration

Server Manager Toolbar

Local Server Management

Configuring Server Manager Toolbar

Chapter Review


Module 6

Server Manager PowerShell

Server Core Management Tools

Windows PowerShell ISE Tool


Module 7

PowerShell 101 Basics

What is PowerShell


Commands Cmdlets

Server Administration

Remote Server Administration

PowerShell ISE


More PowerShell Features

Chapter Review


Module 8

Windows Server 2012 Network DHCP


Network Components



DHCP Installation

IP and DHCP Tools

DHCP Configuration

Chapter Review


Module 9

Windows Server 2012 Network Configuration IPv4

IPv4 Basics

IPv4 Addressing

IPv4 Subnetting

Network Adapter Settings

Network Settings Through the GUI

Network Settings from a Command Line

Chapter Review


Module 10

Windows Server 2012 Network Configuration IPv6

IPv6 Basics

IPv6 Addressing

IPv6 Simplification and Equivalents

IPv6 Network Configuration

Transition Technologies

Configuring ISATAP

Chapter Review


Module 11

Windows Server 2012 Network DNS

DNS Basics

Zone Records and Types


Name Resolution

DNS Installation and Configuration

DNS Query

DNS Tools

Working with DNS Tools

Chapter Review


Module 12

Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V

Basic Overview of Virtualization

What is Server Virtualization?

Desktop Virtualization

Presentation Virtualization

Application Virtualization

USV Virtualization

Cloud Computing

System Requirements

Installing the Hyper-V Role

Installing Hyper-V

Configuring Hyper-V

Managing Virtual Networks

Configuration Settings In Hyper-V

Chapter Review


Module 13

Windows Server 2012 Active Directory Domain Services

Active Directory Accounts

Active Directory Administration

Creating Active Directory User Account

Active Directory Templates

Creating a Template

Command Line Tools

PowerShell Scripting

Adding Users and Groups In PowerShell

Chapter Review


Module 14

Windows Server 2012 AD Objects and Groups


Group Scope

Default Groups

Creating Groups

AD DS Permissions

AD DS Delegation

Chapter Review


Module 15

Windows Server 2012 Local Storage

Storage Basics

Drive Types


File System

Creating Mounts and Links

Chapter Review


Module 16

Windows Server 2012 Storage Spaces

Storage Spaces

High Available Virtual Disk

Advanced Configuration

Advanced Storage Space Management

Working with Storage Space

Chapter Review


Module 17

Windows Server 2012 Files Folders Shadow Copy

NTFS Permissions

File/Folder Permissions

File/Folder Rights

Effective Permissions

File/Folder Creation and Configuration

Shadow Copies

Creating and Restoring Shadow Copies

Chapter Review


Module 18

Windows Server 2012 Group Policy Object Basics

Defining GPO

GPO History

Practical Application

GPO Settings

GPO Types

GPO Overview

Chapter Review


Module 19

Windows Server 2012 GPO Central Store

Storage of GPO

Central Store

Administrative Templates

Multiple Local GPO

Policy vs. Preference

Managed vs. Unmanaged

Creating a Central Store

Chapter Review


Module 20

Windows Server 2012 GPO Starter

Building GPOs

Available Settings



Creating GPOs and Using a Starter GPO

Chapter Review


Module 21

Windows Server 2012 GPO Secure

Security 101


Security Template



Implementing Server Security

Auditing File System Access

Chapter Review


Module 22

Windows Server 2012 GPO Application and Firewall

Application Restrictions

Software Restriction Policy


Creating AppLocker Rules

Windows Firewall

Windows Firewall Advanced Security

Chapter Review


Module 23

Windows Server 2012 Printing

Network Printing

Enhanced Point and Print

V3 and V4 Drivers

Printer Security

Printer Pooling

Branch Office Direct

Installing and Configuring Printer Services

Chapter Review


Module 24

Certification Preparation Review

Microsoft Website Exam Overview

Instant Expert

Microsoft Official Curriculum

Study Recommendation and Exam Preparation

Chapter Review


Module 25

Program Review