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MS6418 - Deploying Windows Server 2008

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This 3-day instructor-led course provides students with an understanding of migrating and deploying Windows Server 2008 including installation, configuration, and upgrading. Special emphasis is given to upgrading common server configurations and using the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit.
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Before attending this course, students must have one or more of the following:
  • On-the-job experience in planning, implementing, managing, or supporting Microsoft Windows Server NT 4.0, 2000 or 2003, including Active Directory and Network Infrastructure.

  • Working knowledge of networking, for example, TCP/IP and Domain Name System (DNS).

  • Experience with a Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Active Directory and Network Infrastructure.

  • Experience with implementing security for a Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Network.

  • Experience installing , configuring, and administering Microsoft Windows 2003, Windows XP Professional, or Windows Vista.
    Detailed Class Syllabus

    Module 1: Windows Server 2008 Installation & Configuration
  • Windows Server 2008 Setup Improvements and Requirements

  • Windows Server 2008 Server Core Installation

  • Implement a Volume Licensing Strategy using KMS and MAK

  • Module 2: Windows Server Core 2008 Configuration
  • Server Core Basic Configuration

  • Configuring Server Core Roles

  • Module 3: Windows Server 2008 Unattended Installation
  • Unattended Windows Server 2008 Installation

  • Unattended Domain Controller Installation

  • Module 4: Using Windows Deployment Services
  • Windows Deployment Services

  • Working with the WIM Format

  • Module 5: Microsoft Deployment Toolkit
  • Introduction to the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit

  • Using the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit

  • Module 6: Upgrading and Migrating Active Directory
  • Windows Server 2008 Upgrade Overview

  • Upgrading Windows Server 2003 Domain Controllers to Windows Server 2008

  • Active Directory Upgrade Sequence

  • Module 7: Upgrading File and Print, Web, and Remote Infrastructure Servers
  • Ugrading File and Print Servers

  • Upgrading Web and Application Servers

  • Upgrading Remote Infrastructure Servers

  • Module 8: Migrating Workloads to Microsoft Virtual Machines
  • Microsoft Server Virtualization

  • Migrating Workloads to Microsoft Virtual Machines

  • Module 9: Configuring Windows Server 2008 for Performance
  • Hardware Considerations

  • Workload Considerations
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