Microsoft Windows Server

Windows Server is a group of operating systems designed by Microsoft that supports enterprise-level management, data storage, applications, and communications. Previous versions of Windows Server have focused on stability, security, networking, and various improvements to the file system. Other improvements also have included improvements to deployment technologies, as well as increased hardware support. Microsoft has also created specialized SKUs of Windows Server that focus on the home and small business markets. Windows Server 2012 R2 is the latest release of Windows Server, and focuses on cloud computing.


This course provides in-depth training on implementing, configuring, managing and troubleshooting Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) in Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2 environments. It covers core AD DS concepts and functionality as well as implementing Group Policies, performing backup and restore and monitoring and troubleshooting Active Directory related issues. After completing this course students will be able to configure AD DS in their Windows Server 2008 and Windows server 2008 R2 environments.

Course_code Course Name Exam Normal path Rapid Path
6425C Configuring and Troubleshooting Windows Server 2008 Active Directory Domain Services 70-640 5 3
6421B Configuring and Troubleshooting a Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure 70-642 5 3

Successfully complete any one of these exams and you’ll earn a Microsoft Technology Associates certification.

Course_code Course Name Exam Normal path Rapid Path
40365A Windows Server Administration Fundamentals 98-365 3 2
40366A Networking Fundamentals 98-366 3 2
40367A Security Fundamentals 98-367 3 2

Successfully complete exams 410 and 411, plus either Exam 412, 346, 409 or 462 and you’ll earn a Microsfot Certified Solutions Associate : Windows Server 2012 certification.

Course_code Course Name Exam Normal path Rapid Path
20410D Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012 70-410 5 3
20411D Administering Windows Server 2012 70-411 5 3
20412D Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 Services 70-412 5 3

Successfully complete these exams to work towards achieving a Microsoft Certififed Solutions Experts : Server Infrastructre certification.

Course_code Course Name Exam Normal path Rapid Path
20413C Designing and Implementing a Server Infrastructure 70-413 5 3
20414C Implementing an Advanced Server Infrastructure 70-414 5 3

Earning an MCSA: Windows Server 2016 certification qualifies you for a position as a network or computer systems administrator or as a computer network specialist, and it is the first step on your path to becoming a Microsfot Certified Solutions Experts (MCSE).


Upgrading Course to Window Server 2016 : This 5-day instructor-led course explains how to implement and configure new features and functionality in Windows Server 2016. This course is designed for IT professional who want to upgrade their technical skills from Windows Server 2008 or Windows Server 2012 to Windows Server 2016. This course presumes a high level of knowledge about previous Windows Server technologies and skills equivalent to the MCSA: Windows Server 2008 or Windows Server 2012 credential.

The course is not a product upgrade course, detailing considerations for migrating and upgrading your specific environment to Windows Server 2016. Rather, this course will update students' existing Windows Server knowledge and skills to Windows Server 2016.

Course_code Course Name Exam Normal path Rapid Path
20740A Installation, Storage, and Compute with Windows Server 2016 70-740 5 3
20741A Networking with Windows Server 2016 70-741 5 3
20742A Identity with Windows Server 2016 70-742 5 3
10983A Upgrading Your Skills to Windows Server 2016 - 5 3

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