Welcome to Microsoft® Windows Server® 2012 R2: Configuring Advanced Services (Exam 70-412). This course covers all the topics listed in the exam objectives for 70-412. It also contains practical information for the working server administrator. The successful student will become comfortable with all procedures and activities listed in this book; this includes the how to sections along with the specific demonstrations and learning exercises listed in the student notes throughout the content.
This course is designed for IT professionals who have System Administration experience, who can implement, manage, and maintain a Windows Server (Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012, or Windows Server 2012 R2) infrastructure at the enterprise level, and who want to gain the skills and knowledge required to carry out advanced management and provisioning of services within the Windows Server 2012 R2 environment.
This course is also for students seeking the Microsoft Certified System Administrator (MCSA) certification or those wanting to prepare for Exam 70-412, Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 R2 Services.
Students taking this course should have skills including experience installing and administering Windows Server 2012 or Windows Server 2012 R2 in an enterprise environment.
Working knowledge and experience including the implementation, management, and configuration of Active Directory and networking infrastructures.
Microsoft® Windows Server® 2012 R2: Installation and Configuration (Exam 70-410) certification or equivalent skills and knowledge
Microsoft® Windows Server® 2012 R2: Administration (Exam 70-411) certification or equivalent skills and knowledge