Administering Windows Server 2012 Training for Certification Exam 70-411 - Course Outline

Estimated Time to Complete - 43 hours

  • Lecture Videos: 54 Lessons (3 Hrs 57 Mins)
  • Demonstration Videos: 83 Lessons (9 Hrs 58 Mins)
  • Hands-on Labs: 63 Scenarios (Student lab activities)
  • Fact Sheets: 72 (each with 1 or more printable pages)
  • Section Quizzes: 42 (includes answers and explanations)
  • Exam Questions: 457 (each with answers and explanations)
  • Exams: 14 Practice Exams (each with detailed reporting)
  1. 1.0 Active Directory
    • 1.1 Active Directory Overview
      • 1.1.1 Overview of Active Directory (8:13)
      • 1.1.2 Active Directory Facts
      • 1.1.3 Practice Questions - Section 1.1 (7 questions)
    • 1.2 Speeding Up Authentication
      • 1.2.1 Authentication Overview (4:47)
      • 1.2.2 Global Catalog Servers and UGMC (2:23)
      • 1.2.3 Global Catalog and UGMC Facts
      • 1.2.4 Configure Global Catalog Servers
      • 1.2.5 Enable Universal Group Membership Caching
      • 1.2.6 Practice Questions - Section 1.2 (8  questions)
    • 1.3 Single Master Operations Roles (FSMO)
      • 1.3.1 Overview of FSMO Roles (10:00)
      • 1.3.2 FSMO Role Transfer/Failure (2:38)
      • 1.3.3 Viewing FSMO Roles (4:11)
      • 1.3.4 Operations Master Roles Facts
      • 1.3.5 Transferring FSMO Roles (4:18)
      • 1.3.6 Seizing FSMO Roles (4:41)
      • 1.3.7 Operations Master Roles Management Facts
      • 1.3.8 Transfer RID and PDC Masters
      • 1.3.9 Transfer the Infrastructure Master
      • 1.3.10 Troubleshoot Operations Masters
      • 1.3.11 Practice Questions - Section 1.3 (7 questions)
    • 1.4 Read Only Domain Controllers (RODCs)
      • 1.4.1 Read Only Domain Controllers (RODCs) (6:46)
      • 1.4.2 RODC Facts
      • 1.4.3 Pre-creating the RODC Account (7:19)
      • 1.4.4 RODC Installation Facts
      • 1.4.5 Create RODC Accounts
      • 1.4.6 Practice Questions - Section 1.4 (6 questions)
    • 1.5 Virtual Domain Controllers
      • 1.5.1 Domain Controller Cloning (7:41)
      • 1.5.2 Virtual Domain Controller Facts
      • 1.5.3 Virtual Domain Controller Cloning Facts
      • 1.5.4 Practice Questions - Section 1.5 (6 questions)
    • 1.6 Service Accounts
      • 1.6.1 Overview of Service Accounts (2:55)
      • 1.6.2 Kerberos Delegation (2:33)
      • 1.6.3 Creating Service Accounts (10:32)
      • 1.6.4 Creating Managed Service Accounts (5:13)
      • 1.6.5 Creating Group Managed Service Accounts (7:43)
      • 1.6.6 Service Account Facts
      • 1.6.7 Practice Questions - Section 1.6 (7 questions)
    • 1.7 Maintaining Active Directory
      • 1.7.1 Backing up Active Directory (2:10)
      • 1.7.2 Backing up AD and the SYSVOL (2:36)
      • 1.7.3 Active Directory Backup Facts
      • 1.7.4 Managing AD Snapshots (7:51)
      • 1.7.5 Active Directory Snapshot Facts
      • 1.7.6 Back Up Active Directory
      • 1.7.7 Active Directory Maintenance (4:17)
      • 1.7.8 Using NTDSUtil (12:25)
      • 1.7.9 NTDSUtil Facts
      • 1.7.10 Practice Questions - Section 1.7 (8 questions)
    • 1.8 Restoring Active Directory
      • 1.8.1 Restoring Active Directory (6:56)
      • 1.8.2 Active Directory Recycle Bin (6:28)
      • 1.8.3 Active Directory Recycle Bin Facts
      • 1.8.4 AD Restore (10:00)
      • 1.8.5 Domain Controller Restore Facts
      • 1.8.6 Active Directory Restore Facts
      • 1.8.7 Practice Questions - Section 1.8 (12 questions)
  2. 2.0 Group Policy
    • 2.1 Group Policy Foundation
      • 2.1.1 Group Policy Processing Order (4:51)
      • 2.1.2 Linking GPOs (4:04)
      • 2.1.3 Modifying GPO Processing Order (4:34)
      • 2.1.4 Modifying GPO Processing Order (8:54)
      • 2.1.5 Loopback Processing and Slow Link Detection (2:25)
      • 2.1.6 Loopback Processing and Slow Link Detection (8:16)
      • 2.1.7 GPO Processing Order Facts
      • 2.1.8 Troubleshooting Group Policy (8:51)
      • 2.1.9 Control GPO Inheritance
      • 2.1.10 Configure GPO Permissions
      • 2.1.11 Practice Questions - Section 2.1 (8 questions)
    • 2.2 Administrative Templates
      • 2.2.1 Custom Administrative Templates (1:50)
      • 2.2.2 Importing Custom Administrative Templates (3:58)
      • 2.2.3 Import a GPO
      • 2.2.4 Converting Administrative Templates (4:06)
      • 2.2.5 Configuring Property Filters (2:18)
      • 2.2.6 Central Stores (1:45)
      • 2.2.7 Creating a Central Store (3:52)
      • 2.2.8 Exploring Admin Template Settings (6:48)
      • 2.2.9 Administrative Templates Facts
      • 2.2.10 Practice Questions - Section 2.2 (6 questions)
    • 2.3 Folder Redirection
      • 2.3.1 Folder Redirection (1:52)
      • 2.3.2 Configuring Folder Redirection (3:59)
      • 2.3.3 Folder Redirection Facts
      • 2.3.4 Practice Questions - Section 2.3 (5 questions)
    • 2.4 Software Deployment
      • 2.4.1 Software Deployment (2:43)
      • 2.4.2 Deploying Software with a GPO (14:38)
      • 2.4.3 Software Deployment Facts
      • 2.4.4 Assign Software
      • 2.4.5 Deploy Software 1
      • 2.4.6 Deploy Software 2
      • 2.4.7 Practice Questions - Section 2.4 (14 questions)
    • 2.5 Security Settings
      • 2.5.1 Security Options (1:43)
      • 2.5.2 Creating Security Templates (10:10)
      • 2.5.3 Security Settings Facts
      • 2.5.4 Configure Security Options
      • 2.5.5 Practice Questions - Section 2.5 (7 questions)
    • 2.6 Password and Account Policies
      • 2.6.1 Password Policies (2:09)
      • 2.6.2 Configuring Domain User Password Policy (4:30)
      • 2.6.3 Configuring Account Lockout (2:18)
      • 2.6.4 Configuring Local Password Policies (3:11)
      • 2.6.5 Account Policies Facts
      • 2.6.6 Configure Account Policies
      • 2.6.7 Creating a Fine-grained Password Policy (9:25)
      • 2.6.8 Granular Password Policy Facts
      • 2.6.9 Create a Fine-grained Password Policy
      • 2.6.10 Practice Questions - Section 2.6 (12 questions)
    • 2.7 Advanced Auditing
      • 2.7.1 Advanced Audit Policies (7:22)
      • 2.7.2 Auditing Folder Access (14:46)
      • 2.7.3 Advanced Audit Policy Facts
      • 2.7.4 Configure Advanced Auditing
      • 2.7.5 Configure Removable Device Auditing
      • 2.7.6 Practice Questions - Section 2.7 (12 questions)
    • 2.8 Preferences
      • 2.8.1 Group Policy Preferences (1:58)
      • 2.8.2 Configuring Group Policy Preferences (7:47)
      • 2.8.3 Preferences Facts
      • 2.8.4 Configure Internet Explorer Settings in a GPO
      • 2.8.5 Configure Power Options in a GPO
      • 2.8.6 Deploy Desktop Shortcuts in a GPO
      • 2.8.7 Practice Questions - Section 2.8 (6 questions)
    • 2.9 Group Policy Management
      • 2.9.1 Group Policy Management (1:26)
      • 2.9.2 Managing GPOs (5:14)
      • 2.9.3 Back Up a GPO
      • 2.9.4 Restore a GPO
      • 2.9.5 Migration Tables (1:10)
      • 2.9.6 Configuring Migration Tables (4:26)
      • 2.9.7 GPO Default Setting (1:31)
      • 2.9.8 Resetting GPO Defaults (3:18)
      • 2.9.9 GPO Management Facts
      • 2.9.10 Practice Questions - Section 2.9 (6 questions)
    • 2.10 Management Delegation
      • 2.10.1 GPO Management Delegation (1:07)
      • 2.10.2 Delegating GPO Management (4:30)
      • 2.10.3 Delegate GPO Creation
      • 2.10.4 Delegating Password Management (4:24)
      • 2.10.5 Delegate Administrative Control
      • 2.10.6 Practice Questions - Section 2.10 (6 questions)
  3. Top of Course Outline3.0 File Services
    • 3.1 File Server Resource Manager
      • 3.1.1 File Server Resource Manager (FSRM) (2:49)
      • 3.1.2 Installing FSRM (1:07)
      • 3.1.3 Add Role Services for FSRM
      • 3.1.4 FSRM Quotas (4:59)
      • 3.1.5 Configure FSRM Quotas
      • 3.1.6 File Screens (4:41)
      • 3.1.7 Configure FSRM File Screens
      • 3.1.8 Configuring Reports (3:32)
      • 3.1.9 FSRM Facts
      • 3.1.10 Quota Method Comparison
      • 3.1.11 Practice Questions - Section 3.1 (16 questions)
    • 3.2 Distributed File System (DFS)
      • 3.2.1 DFS Namespaces and Replication (4:54)
      • 3.2.2 Installing a DFS Namespace (4:38)
      • 3.2.3 DFS Facts
      • 3.2.4 Add Role Services for DFS and Create a Namespace
      • 3.2.5 Practice Questions - Section 3.2 (6 questions)
    • 3.3 Distributed File System Replication
      • 3.3.1 Staging and Fault Tolerance (4:19)
      • 3.3.2 Configuring DFS Replication Targets (6:53)
      • 3.3.3 DFS Replication Facts
      • 3.3.4 Optimizing DFS (10:00)
      • 3.3.5 DFS Optimization Facts
      • 3.3.6 Practice Questions - Section 3.3 (6 questions)
    • 3.4 File Encryption
      • 3.4.1 Overview of EFS (2:25)
      • 3.4.2 EFS Recovery Agents (2:38)
      • 3.4.3 Encrypting a Folder (8:38)
      • 3.4.4 Designating an EFS Recovery Agent (11:49)
      • 3.4.5 Managing EFS Certificates (6:31)
      • 3.4.6 Encryption Facts
      • 3.4.7 Encrypt a Folder
      • 3.4.8 Practice Questions - Section 3.4 (11 questions)
    • 3.5 Disk Encryption
      • 3.5.1 BitLocker Disk Encryption (11:35)
      • 3.5.2 Configuring BitLocker Encryption (11:40)
      • 3.5.3 BitLocker Facts
      • 3.5.4 BitLocker Configuration Facts
      • 3.5.5 Configure BitLocker with a TPM
      • 3.5.6 Practice Questions - Section 3.5 (15 questions)
  4. 4.0 DNS
    • 4.1 DNS Name Resolution
      • 4.1.1 Fully Qualified Domain Names (3:20)
      • 4.1.2 DNS Facts
      • 4.1.3 Name Resolution (8:17)
      • 4.1.4 DNS Name Resolution Facts
      • 4.1.5 Practice Questions - Section 4.1 (11 questions)
    • 4.2 DNS Forwarding and Delegation
      • 4.2.1 Configuring Forwarding and Root Hints (9:46)
      • 4.2.2 Forwarding Facts
      • 4.2.3 Configure Forwarders
      • 4.2.4 Creating a Delegation (4:43)
      • 4.2.5 Zone Delegation Facts
      • 4.2.6 Delegate Domains
      • 4.2.7 Practice Questions - Section 4.2 (7 questions)
    • 4.3 DNS Zones
      • 4.3.1 Forward and Reverse Lookup Zones (2:05)
      • 4.3.2 Standard DNS Zones (5:57)
      • 4.3.3 AD Integrated Zones (5:37)
      • 4.3.4 DNS Zone Facts
      • 4.3.5 DNS Zone Transfer Facts
      • 4.3.6 Creating a New Zone (11:29)
      • 4.3.7 Create Standard Zones
      • 4.3.8 Create a Reverse Lookup Zone
      • 4.3.9 Create an Active Directory-integrated Zone
      • 4.3.10 Practice Questions - Section 4.3 (8 questions)
    • 4.4 DNS Zone Management
      • 4.4.1 Configuring Zone Properties (7:24)
      • 4.4.2 Zone Configuration Facts
      • 4.4.3 Disable Zone Transfers
      • 4.4.4 Configure a Partner DNS Solution
      • 4.4.5 Enable Dynamic DNS Updates
      • 4.4.6 Troubleshoot Dynamic DNS
      • 4.4.7 Practice Questions - Section 4.4 (20 questions)
    • 4.5 DNS Records
      • 4.5.1 DNS Record Types (6:19)
      • 4.5.2 Creating Common Records (9:44)
      • 4.5.3 Common Resource Records
      • 4.5.4 Create Host Records
      • 4.5.5 Create CNAME Records
      • 4.5.6 Troubleshoot DNS Records
      • 4.5.7 Practice Questions - Section 4.5 (17 questions)
    • 4.6 DNS Options
      • 4.6.1 DNS Server Properties (0:33)
      • 4.6.2 Exploring DNS Server Properties (6:21)
      • 4.6.3 DNS Server Properties Facts
      • 4.6.4 DNS Round Robin Facts
      • 4.6.5 Debug Logging Facts
      • 4.6.6 Aging and Scavenging Facts
      • 4.6.7 Configure DNS Round Robin
      • 4.6.8 Configure DNS Aging and Scavenging
      • 4.6.9 Practice Questions - Section 4.6 (9 questions)
  5. 5.0 Remote Access Management
    • 5.1 Routing
      • 5.1.1 Routing and Remote Access (2:02)
      • 5.1.2 Installing RRAS (3:07)
      • 5.1.3 Add Role Services for Routing and Remote Access
      • 5.1.4 Routing (7:48)
      • 5.1.5 Configuring Routing (17:00)
      • 5.1.6 Routing Facts
      • 5.1.7 RIP Facts
      • 5.1.8 Enable LAN Routing
      • 5.1.9 Add Static Routes
      • 5.1.10 Configure RIP Routing
      • 5.1.11 Practice Questions - Section 5.1 (7 questions)
    • 5.2 Network Address Translation (NAT)
      • 5.2.1 NAT (3:18)
      • 5.2.2 Implementing NAT (15:17)
      • 5.2.3 NAT Facts
      • 5.2.4 Configure NAT
      • 5.2.5 Practice Questions - Section 5.2 (6 questions)
    • 5.3 Virtual Private Networks (VPN)
      • 5.3.1 VPN (5:43)
      • 5.3.2 VPN Protocol Facts
      • 5.3.3 Authentication Protocol Facts
      • 5.3.4 Configuring VPN (20:39)
      • 5.3.5 VPN Server Configuration Facts
      • 5.3.6 VPN Client Configuration Facts
      • 5.3.7 Configure a VPN Server
      • 5.3.8 Practice Questions - Section 5.3 (14 questions)
    • 5.4 Network Policy Server
      • 5.4.1 NPS Policies for VPN clients (3:49)
      • 5.4.2 NPS Policy Facts
      • 5.4.3 Exploring NPS Policies for VPN Clients (11:53)
      • 5.4.4 Create a Network Access Policy 1
      • 5.4.5 Create a Network Access Policy 2
      • 5.4.6 Using NPS Templates (3:12)
      • 5.4.7 Practice Questions - Section 5.4 (8 questions)
    • 5.5 RADIUS
      • 5.5.1 RADIUS Concepts (5:58)
      • 5.5.2 Configuring RADIUS Clients (7:28)
      • 5.5.3 Configuring RADIUS Accounting (2:44)
      • 5.5.4 Configuring a Multi-server RADIUS Infrastructure (4:29)
      • 5.5.5 Configuring Connection Request Policies (10:07)
      • 5.5.6 RADIUS Facts
      • 5.5.7 RADIUS Configuration Facts
      • 5.5.8 RADIUS Accounting Facts
      • 5.5.9 Configure a RADIUS Solution
      • 5.5.10 Configure a RADIUS Proxy
      • 5.5.11 Practice Questions - Section 5.5 (9 questions)
    • 5.6 Network Access Protection
      • 5.6.1 Overview of NAP (10:10)
      • 5.6.2 NAP Facts
      • 5.6.3 Configuring NAP Enforcement using DHCP (14:08)
      • 5.6.4 Configuring Auto-remediation (0:58)
      • 5.6.5 Configuring NAP Enforcement using VPN (12:31)
      • 5.6.6 NAP Configuration Facts
      • 5.6.7 Configure a System Health Validator
      • 5.6.8 Practice Questions - Section 5.6 (13 questions)
    • 5.7 DirectAccess
      • 5.7.1 DirectAccess Overview (7:34)
      • 5.7.2 DirectAccess Facts
      • 5.7.3 DirectAccess Requirements (6:34)
      • 5.7.4 Implementing Server Requirements for DirectAccess (7:15)
      • 5.7.5 Configuring DNS for DirectAccess (2:33)
      • 5.7.6 Configuring Certificates for DirectAccess (12:12)
      • 5.7.7 Configuring DirectAccess (6:55)
      • 5.7.8 DirectAccess Configuration Facts
      • 5.7.9 Practice Questions - Section 5.7 (11 questions)
  6. Top of Course Outline6.0 Server Management
    • 6.1 Windows Software Update Services (WSUS)
      • 6.1.1 WSUS Overview and Concepts (5:42)
      • 6.1.2 WSUS Facts
      • 6.1.3 Installing WSUS (5:32)
      • 6.1.4 Configuring WSUS (10:06)
      • 6.1.5 WSUS Configuration Facts
      • 6.1.6 Configure a Downstream Server
      • 6.1.7 WSUS GPOs and Groups (2:48)
      • 6.1.8 Configuring WSUS Group Policies (5:43)
      • 6.1.9 WSUS Client Configuration Facts
      • 6.1.10 WSUS Targeting Facts
      • 6.1.11 Configure Computer Groups
      • 6.1.12 Configure Client-side Targeting
      • 6.1.13 Practice Questions - Section 6.1 (9 questions)
    • 6.2 Windows Deployment Services (WDS)
      • 6.2.1 WDS Overview (3:58)
      • 6.2.2 Imaging Concepts (4:33)
      • 6.2.3 WDS Facts
      • 6.2.4 Installing WDS (1:09)
      • 6.2.5 Configuring WDS (6:47)
      • 6.2.6 WDS Installation and Configuration Facts
      • 6.2.7 Configure a WDS Server
      • 6.2.8 Pre-stage Computer Accounts
      • 6.2.9 Practice Questions - Section 6.2 (9 questions)
    • 6.3 WDS Image Management
      • 6.3.1 Managing Images (10:30)
      • 6.3.2 WDS Multicast Facts
      • 6.3.3 Updating Images with Features (13:43)
      • 6.3.4 Image Management Facts
      • 6.3.5 Create WDS Images
      • 6.3.6 Create a Multicast Transmission
      • 6.3.7 Practice Questions - Section 6.3 (9 questions)
    • 6.4 Performance Monitor
      • 6.4.1 Overview of Server Monitoring (4:24)
      • 6.4.2 Performance Monitor (DCS) (8:43)
      • 6.4.3 Performance Monitor (Alerts) (4:26)
      • 6.4.4 Real-time Performance Monitoring (4:57)
      • 6.4.5 Performance Monitoring Facts
      • 6.4.6 Practice Questions - Section 6.4 (13 questions)
    • 6.5 Event Viewer
      • 6.5.1 Event Viewer and Event Subscriptions (4:34)
      • 6.5.2 Exploring Event Viewer (6:57)
      • 6.5.3 Event Log Facts
      • 6.5.4 Configuring Event Subscriptions (6:47)
      • 6.5.5 Event Subscription Facts
      • 6.5.6 Practice Questions - Section 6.5  (11 questions)
    • 6.6 Network Monitor
      • 6.6.1 Network Monitoring (6:28)
      • 6.6.2 Network Monitoring Facts
      • 6.6.3 Practice Questions - Section 6.6 (7 questions)
  7. Windows Server Pro: Manage & Administer Practice Exams
    • Preparing for Certification
      • Windows Server Pro: Manage & Administer Exam Objectives
      • How to take the Certification Exam
      • Certification FAQs
    • Windows Server Pro: Manage and Administer Objective 1: Active Directory Management, All Questions (7 simulation questions)
    • Windows Server Pro: Manage and Administer Objective 2: Group Policy Configuration, All Questions (18 simulation questions)
    • Windows Server Pro: Manage and Administer Objective 3: File Services Management, All Questions (6 simulation questions)
    • Windows Server Pro: Manage and Administer Objective 4: DNS Configuration, All Questions (14 simulation questions)
    • Windows Server Pro: Manage and Administer Objective 5: Routing and Remote Access Configuration, All Questions (11 simulation questions)
    • Windows Server Pro: Manage and Administer Objective 6: Deployment Management, All Questions (7 simulation questions)
    • Windows Server Pro: Manage and Administer Certification Practice Exam (15 simulation questions)
  8. Microsoft 70-411 Practice Exams
    • Preparing for Certification
      • Exam Objectives
      • Exam FAQs
      • How to Register for an Exam
      • Exam-taking Hints and Tips
    • Objective 100: Deploy, Manage, and Maintain Servers, All Questions (58 questions)
    • Objective 200: Configure File and Print Services, All Questions (66 questions)
    • Objective 300: Configure Network Services and Access, All Questions (109 questions)
    • Objective 400: Configure a Network Policy Server Infrastructure, All Questions (30 questions)
    • Objective 500: Configure and Manage Active Directory, All Questions (73 questions)
    • Objective 600: Configure and Manage Group Policy, All Questions (58 questions)
    • Microsoft 70-411 Certification Practice Exam (60 questions)

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