Microsoft System Center 2012 R2 – Configure and Deploy: Building Private Clouds

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Virtual machines and services can be deployed efficiently in the private cloud. In this course, you'll learn how to create hardware and operating systems profiles and templates to create virtual resources. This course is one in the series in the Skillsoft learning path that can be taken in preparation for the exam 70-247 - Configuring and Deploying a Private Cloud.

Target Audience
Data center administrators responsible for designing, installing, and configuring a private cloud infrastructure


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Lesson Objectives

Microsoft System Center 2012 R2 – Configure and Deploy: Building Private Clouds

  • start the course
  • recognize the function of guest OS profiles
  • create a Guest OS Profile
  • configure a Guest OS profile for a server role
  • recognize the function of hardware profiles
  • create a hardware profile
  • configure a hardware profile for a server role
  • describe the process for installing and configuring a SQL Server instance using VMM
  • create a SQL Server image and profile
  • configure VM and service templates to complete the SQL Server deployment
  • describe the function of application profiles
  • create an application profile
  • deploy an application profile
  • recognize the uses of Virtual Machine Templates
  • identify the options for creating a Virtual Machine Template
  • create a VM Template from a virtual hard disk
  • identify the purpose of the different user roles in VMM
  • create a self-service user role
  • describe the purpose of and configure self-service user quotas
  • identify the functions of private clouds
  • install and configure App Controller
  • deploy a service using App Controller
  • upgrade a service using App Controller
  • deploy service to the private cloud
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