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Microsoft On-Demand: 20742-Identity with Windows Server 2016


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Microsoft On-Demand: 20742-Identity with Windows Server 2016 Course Outline

Note: Exam 70-742 retired January 31, 2021
*** Note: This is an On-Demand (self-study) course, 5-days of content, 6-months unlimited access, $995 ***
(Applicable State and Local taxes may be added for On-Demand purchases, depending on your location.) This On-Demand, self-study course is a great fit for experienced IT professionals who don't need a traditional 5-day class to upgrade their existing skills or for highly-motivated individuals who are new to the technology and need to space their learning over a period of weeks or months. Note: The 6-month access period will begin at time of purchase.

About This Course
This online On-Demand (self-study) training solution includes hours of expert lectures, demonstrations, lab exercises and a printed exam reference guide. You may take this class at any time; there are no set dates. You may pick and choose topics to make the most effective use of your time and can repeat sections as needed until you master the new concepts.

This course provides students with the knowledge and skills to install and configure domain controllers, manage Active Directory objects, secure Active Directory Domain Services, work with complex AD DS infrastructures, implement Group Policy, understand Microsoft Azure AD and Directory Synchronization, monitor and recover AD DS, and implement Active Directory Certificate, Federation, and Rights Management Services.

Before attending this course, students must have:
Some exposure to and experience with AD DS concepts and technologies in Windows Server 2012 or Windows Server 2016.
Experience working with and configuring Windows Server 2012 or Windows Server 2016
Experience and an understanding of core networking technologies such as IP addressing, name resolution, and Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP).
Experience working with and an understanding of Microsoft Hyper-V and basic server virtualization concepts.
An awareness of basic security best practices.
Hands-on working experience with Windows client operating systems such as Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, or Windows 10.
Basic experience with the Windows PowerShell command-line interface.

This course includes 18h 52m of presentation, plus hours of practice labs and a printed reference guide.

Course Outline

Chapter 01 - Installing and Configuring Domain Controllers
Topic A: Overview of Active Directory Domain Services
Topic B: Overview of Domain Controllers
Topic C: Deploying Domain Controllers

Chapter 02 - Managing Active Directory Objects
Topic A: Overview of AD DS Object Management
Topic B: Managing User Accounts
Topic C: Managing Groups
Topic D: Managing Computer Accounts
Topic E: Managing Organizational Units

Chapter 03 - Securing Active Directory Domain Services
Topic A: Securing Domain Controllers
Topic B: Implementing Account Security
Topic C: Auditing AD DS
Topic D: Configuring Managed Service Accounts

Chapter 04 - Working with Complex AD DS Infrastructures
Topic A: Overview of Advanced AD DS Deployments
Topic B: Deploying a Distributed AD DS Environment
Topic C: Overview of AD DS Replication
Topic D: Configuring AD DS Sites

Chapter 05 - Implementing Group Policy
Topic A: Overview of Group Policy
Topic B: Creating and Configuring GPOs
Topic C: Monitoring and Troubleshooting Group Policy
Topic D: Security Management Using Group Policy
Topic E: Managing User Environments

Chapter 06 - Understanding Microsoft Azure AD and Directory Synchronization
Topic A: Planning Directory Synchronization
Topic B: Implementing Azure AD Connect
Topic C: Managing Identities with Directory Synchronization

Chapter 07 - Monitoring and Recovering AD DS
Topic A: Monitoring AD DS
Topic B: Database Management
Topic C: Backup and Recovery in AD DS

Chapter 08 - Implementing Active Directory Certificate Services
Topic A: Overview of Public Key Infrastructure and AD CS
Topic B: Deploying Certificate Authority Hierarchy
Topic C: Administering Certificate Authorities
Topic D: Deploying and Managing Certificates
Topic E: Managing Revocation and Distribution
Topic F: Configuring Certificate Recovery

Chapter 09 - Implementing Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS)
Topic A: Overview of AD FS
Topic B: Planning and Deploying AD FS
Topic C: Overview of Web Application Proxy

Chapter 10 - Implementing Active Directory Rights Management Services
Topic A: Overview of AD RMS
Topic B: Deploying AD RMS
Topic C: Protecting Content with AD RMS

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