Networking with Windows Server 2016 (MS-20741)

 

Course Overview

This 5-day classroom-based course provides the fundamental networking skills required to deploy and support Windows Server 2016 in most organizations. It covers IP fundamentals, remote access technologies, and more advanced content including software defined networking.

This was retired by Microsoft on 31 December 2021 and is now offered by Fast Lane as a workshop with the same curriculum. You will receive a textbook as supplemental material.

Who should attend

This course is intended for existing IT professionals who have some networking knowledge and experience and are looking for a single course that provides insight into core and advanced networking technologies in Windows Server 2016. This audience would typically include:

  • Network administrators who are looking to reinforce existing skills and learn about new networking technology changes and functionality in Windows Server 2016.
  • System or Infrastructure Administrators with general networking knowledge who are looking to gain core and advanced networking knowledge and skills on Windows Server 2016.

The secondary audience for this course is those IT professionals who are looking to take the MCSA 70-741: Networking with Windows Server 2016 exam.

Prerequisites

In addition to professional experience, students who attend this training should already have the following technical knowledge:

  • Experience working with Windows Server 2008 or Windows Server 2012
  • Experience working in a Windows Server infrastructure enterprise environment
  • Knowledge of the Open Systems Interconnection (OSI) model
  • Understanding of core networking infrastructure components and technologies such as cabling, routers, hubs, and switches
  • Familiarity with networking topologies and architectures such as local area networks (LANs), wide area networks (WANs) and wireless networking
  • Some basic knowledge of the TCP/IP protocol stack, addressing and name resolution
  • Experience with and knowledge of Hyper-V and virtualization
  • Hands-on experience working with the Windows client operating systems such as Windows 8.1 or Windows 10

Course Objectives

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Plan and implement an IPv4 network.
  • Implement Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP).
  • Implement IPv6.
  • Implement Domain Name System (DNS).
  • Implement and manage IP address management (IPAM).
  • Plan for remote access.
  • Implement DirectAccess.
  • Implement virtual private networks (VPNs).
  • Implement networking for branch offices.
  • Configure advanced networking features.
  • Implement software defined networking.

Course Content

  • Planning and implementing an IPv4 network
  • Implementing DHCP
  • Implementing IPv6
  • Implementing DNS
  • Implementing and managing IPAM
  • Remote access in Windows Server 2016
  • Implementing DirectAccess
  • Implementing VPNs
  • Implementing networking for branch offices
  • Configuring advanced networking features
  • Implementing software defined networking

Prices & Delivery methods

Online Training

Duration 5 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • 2,390.— €
Classroom Training

Duration 5 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Germany: 2,390.— €
  • Switzerland: CHF 3,110.—

Schedule

Instructor-led Online Training:   Course conducted online in a virtual classroom.
FLEX Classroom Training (hybrid course):   Course participation either on-site in the classroom or online from the workplace or from home.
German
Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)   ±1 hour
Online Training This is a FLEX course. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Online Training Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST) Course language: German
Online Training This is a FLEX course. Time zone: Central European Time (CET)
Online Training Time zone: Central European Time (CET) Course language: German
Online Training Time zone: Central European Time (CET) Course language: German
Online Training Time zone: Central European Time (CET) Course language: German
Online Training Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST) Course language: German
Online Training Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST) Course language: German
Online Training Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST) Course language: German
Online Training Time zone: Central European Time (CET) Course language: German
FLEX Classroom Training (hybrid course):   Course participation either on-site in the classroom or online from the workplace or from home.
Germany
Frankfurt Course language: German
Stuttgart Course language: German
Frankfurt Course language: German
Berlin Course language: German
Hamburg Course language: German
Munich Course language: German
Switzerland
Zurich This is a FLEX course in German language. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST) Course language: German
Zurich This is a FLEX course in German language. Time zone: Central European Time (CET) Course language: German

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