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|Windows Server 2016 Installation & Configuration||Reviews Windows Server 2016 installation, network operating systems and the server manager tool.|
|Configuring Storage & Replication in Windows Server 2016||Explores FAT, HTS+ and NTFS file systems; physical and virtual disk management; and physical storage allocation.|
|File & Share Access in Windows Server 2016||Outlines directories and files in operating systems, establishing NTFS permissions, and sharing and managing printers in Windows Server 2016.|
|Installing & Configuring Hyper-V in Windows Server 2016||Details the benefits of virtualization, what Hyper-V does in Windows Server and how to use it to configure guest integration services.|
|Creating & Managing Active Directory Users & Computers in Windows Server 2016||Identifies active directory installation and user management; shows how to create multiple users in the active directory and manage active directory groups.|
|Active Directory Groups & Organizational Units in Windows Server 2016||Defines active directory group scopes and types; groups and organizational units; and managing, nesting and creating active directory groups.|
|Configuring Network Services with IPv4 & IPv6 in Windows Server 2016||Explains the use of subnets, the structure and types of IPv4 addresses and transitioning from IPv4 to IPv6 in Windows Server.|
|DHCP & DNS Configuration & Deployment in Windows Server 2016||Goes over dynamic host configuration protocol, the definition of DNS and DNS architecture in Windows Server 2016.|
|Installing Windows Active Directory Domain Services in Windows Server 2016||Details the function of a domain controller, the AD domain services role in Windows Server 2016 and forests in Windows Server active directory.|
|Ensuring High Availability in Windows Server 2016 Installations||Explains the importance of high availability in Windows Server 2016 installations, and details how to implement it and incorporate recovery options with Hyper-V and network load balancing.|
|Clustering in Windows Server 2016||Defines clustering and explains how to install and configure clustering features in Windows Server 2016, in addition to implementing Storage Spaces Direct.|
|Windows Containers in Windows Server 2016||Describes containers in Windows Server 2016, including implementation and configuration in Windows Nano Server and Docker, as well as management using Microsoft Azure.|
|Security Policies, Group Policies & User Account Control in Windows Server 2016||Explains best practices for network security design, the group policy management console and user account control in active directory.|
|Security Policies, Application Restrictions & Windows Firewall in Windows 2016||Describes a firewall in network security, the AppLocker in Windows Server 2016 and how Windows Firewall is implemented and configured.|
|Maintaining & Monitoring Windows Server 2016||Detail how to manage Windows Server updates, including how to evaluate methods for updates, configure services and implement backup utility. Covers how to analyze Powershell commands for updates, rolling upgrades, and how to analyze performance monitoring tools.|
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