Microsoft Windows Server 2012 builds upon features found in previous versions of Windows Server, as well as providing several new features. This course examines methods to protect Active Directory, backup Windows Server, the AD, and system state. This course also examines the wbadmin, recovering AD, and the AD recycle bin. Finally, this course looks at Active Directory offline maintenance, Active Directory services, the Active Directory mounting tool, and snapshots. Anyone preparing for the 70-411: Administering Windows Server 2012 exam would benefit from taking this course. Please note this course is based on the original Windows Server 2012 release. Skillsoft recommends visiting the vendor website to confirm exam requirements.
This curriculum targets IT professionals who install, configure, maintain and support Microsoft Windows Server 2012 networks of small to enterprise class. It is also designed for individuals who seek professional distinction through the 70-411 - Administering Windows Server 2012 exam.
To benefit fully from this course, students should have the following prerequisite courses/skills and knowledge:
• Six months to one year of IT experience
• Experience working with Windows Server 2008 or later operating systems.
• Strong understanding of Active Directory infrastructure
• Strong understanding of network infrastructure