Microsoft Windows Server 2012 - Installing and Configuring: Shares & Permissions

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Microsoft Windows Server 2012 is the newest version of Microsoft Windows Server and builds upon features found in previous versions of Windows Server, as well as providing a number of new features. This course examines file storage and Share permission configurations, along with how to combine share and NTFS permissions. This course also examines how to configure NTFS quotas, data deduplication, and enabling offline mode. Finally, this course looks at access-based enumeration and the volume shadow copy service. It is one of a series designed to prepare the learner for exam 70-410: Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012. Please note this course is based on the original Windows Server 2012 release. Skillsoft recommends visiting the vendor website to confirm exam requirements.

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Candidates for this exam are Information Technology (IT) Professionals who have Windows Server 2012 operating system knowledge and experience and want to validate the skills and knowledge necessary to implement the Windows Server 2012 core infrastructure services. Candidates who wish to pass the 70-410: Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012 exam will benefit from taking this learning path.

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Microsoft Windows Server 2012 - Installing and Configuring: Shares & Permissions

  • describe some of the main features of Windows Server 2012 file sharing
  • recognize the most common uses of the File Server Resource Manager (FSRM)
  • describe the features of Share permissions and NTFS permissions
  • match the NTFS permission type with its correct description
  • recognize why you may wish to combine the two share types on the same NTFS drive
  • describe the NTFS quotas feature
  • describe the actions you can perform on a newly created quota in FSRM
  • configure sharing and NTFS permissions in a given scenario
  • describe the benefits of using data deduplication
  • recognize the uses of data deduplication
  • recognize the requirements you need to meet to use Always Offline mode
  • describe Access-based Enumeration (ABE) in Windows Server 2012
  • recognize the features of Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) in Windows Server 2012
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