Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 builds upon features found in previous versions of Windows Server, as well as providing several new features. This course covers the fundamental elements of core network services which includes IPv4 and IPv6 based addressing and subnets. In addition, it discusses how interoperability between IPv4 and IPv6 is facilitated using available technologies in Windows Server 2012 R2. Finally, this courses also looks at the role of DHCP and how it is used to configure dynamic IP addressing in a network environment. The course is the fifth in a series for the Microsoft MCSA in Windows Server 2012 R2 certification and prepares the learner for the 70-410: Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012.
Candidates for this exam are Information Technology (IT) Professionals who have Windows Server 2012 or Windows Server 2012 R2 operating system knowledge and experience and want to validate the skills and knowledge necessary to implement the Windows Server 2012 R2 core infrastructure services. Candidates who wish to pass the 70-410: Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012 exam will benefit from taking this course.