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Ch 10: Ensuring High Availability in Windows Server 2016 Installations

About This Chapter

You can use this chapter if you need a thorough understanding of how to install Windows Server 2016 to ensure high availability. If you're a networking professional using a new system or a student studying these concepts, you will leave with a complete understanding of this process.

Ensuring High Availability in Windows Server 2016 Installations - Chapter Summary

Those who are working to install Windows Server 2016 will need to make sure that high availability and recovery options are available to end users. This chapter helps network professionals or those preparing for this role to fully understand how to accomplish these tasks by exploring recovery processes and tools, dependability processes, and much more. The lessons are quick and informative, and worksheets included with each lesson ensure that you're getting the practice you need to master the content. When you have completed this chapter, you should be able to:

  • Explain the five facets of dependability of a network system
  • Discuss network load balancing
  • Install network load balancing nodes in Windows 2016
  • Understand the steps for disaster recovery
  • Utilize PowerShell commands to achieve and configure high availability

4 Lessons in Chapter 10: Ensuring High Availability in Windows Server 2016 Installations
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Dependability Properties of Systems: Principles & Purpose

1. Dependability Properties of Systems: Principles & Purpose

In this lesson, we will define dependability (trustworthiness) of an information system. You will be able to explain the five facets of dependability and the importance of this measure.

Network Load Balancing (NLB) in Windows Servers 2016: Definition & Installation

2. Network Load Balancing (NLB) in Windows Servers 2016: Definition & Installation

In this lesson, we will discuss Network Load Balancing in Windows Server 2016. We will review how Network Load Balancing works as well as some of the system requirements. Additionally, we will review the steps for installing and configuring Network Load Balancing on a system.

Implementing High Availability & Disaster Recovery in Windows Server 2016: Process & Tools

3. Implementing High Availability & Disaster Recovery in Windows Server 2016: Process & Tools

In this lesson, we will, firstly, learn about disaster recovery methods and tools in the context of Windows Server 2016. These methods include Hyper-V Replica, Live Migration, Shared Nothing Live Migration and more. Secondly, we will also explore how to maintain high availability using them.

PowerShell Commands for Hyper-V High Availability in Windows Server 2016: List & Uses

4. PowerShell Commands for Hyper-V High Availability in Windows Server 2016: List & Uses

In this lesson, you'll learn about the Hyper-V PowerShell commands used to configure different forms of high availability for virtual machines. This lesson describes setting up failover, migration, replication, and authorization entries for virtual machines.

Chapter Practice Exam
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