IT Academy Server Administration
Installation, Storage, and Compute with Windows Server 2016
Course Description/Summary: This course focuses primarily on the installation, storage, and compute features and functionality available in Windows Server 2016. It covers general installation tasks and considerations and the installation and configuration of Nano Server, in addition to the creation and management of images for deployment. It also covers local and server storage solutions, including the configuration of disks and volumes, data duplication, high availability, disaster recovery, Storage Spaces Direct, and Failover Clustering solutions. The course covers Hyper-V and containers, along with the maintenance and monitoring of servers in physical and compute environments.
Prerequisite: Prior experience working in IT or completing the CompTIA Server+ course.
NETWORKING WITH WINDOWS SERVER 2016
This course focuses primarily on the networking features and functionality available in Windows Server 2016. It covers installation tasks for DNS servers, DNS zones and records, DHCP servers, and IPAM servers. Also covered are implementing network connectivity and remote access solutions including NAT, routing, VPN, DirectAccess and NPS. There is an emphasis on IPv4 and IPv6 addressing with special emphasis on IPv4 subnetting along with IPv6 technologies. Implementing an Advanced Network Infrastructure with NIC teaming, QOS, DCB, and virtual server enhancements are also covered. There is a brief high concept discussion of SDN (Software Defined Networking) which includes Hyper-V Network Virtualization (HNV). Determine implementation scenarios for various types of Windows Server Gateways, including L3, GRE, and S2S, and their use. Determine requirements and scenarios for Datacenter firewall policies and network security groups.
- Implement Domain Name System (DNS)
- Implement DHCP and IPAM
- Implement Network Connectivity and Remote Access Solutions
- Implement Core and Distributed Network Solutions
- Implement and Advanced Network Infrastructure
IDENTITY WITH WINDOWS SERVER 2016
This course focuses primarily on the identity features and functionality available in Windows Server 2016. The course covers the installation and configuration of Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS), and the managing and Maintaining of AD DS, including configuring AD DS in a complex enterprise environment. Creating and managing Group Policy is a significant part of the exam. Also covered is how to implement Active Directory Certificate Services (AD CS), the identity federation and access solutions, along with Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS), Web Application Proxy, and Active Directory Rights Management Services (AD RMS).
Course Learning Outcomes (identifies knowledge and/or skills students can expect to acquire upon completion of course – separate sheet may be attached, if necessary):
With regular attendance, studying and practice outside the classroom, the student should be prepared to take and pass the Microsoft Exam 70-742: Identity with Windows Server 2016
WITAC 2600 - LINUX+ CERTIFICATION (72 HRS) WITAC 2600
CompTIA Linux+ validates the fundamental knowledge and skills required of a Linux Administrator. The course will cover system architecture, GNU and UNIX commands, user interfaces and desktops, Linux installation and package management. Students who take this course and the certification test will also attain the LPIC-1 certification. Prerequisite: Basic computer and networking knowledge including file management in a Windows environment.
This course provides a comprehensive guide to common tasks performed by system administrators, including installation, customization, and troubleshooting. Expanded coverage of networking and security provide everything you need to hit the ground running. This course maps to the LX0-103 and LX0-104 Linux+ Powered by LPI exams.
Tuition $995 (test vouchers included), Text: CompTIA Linux+ Powered by LPI (Exams LX0-103 and LX0-104) 093005S (Rev 1.01)
LX0-103 covers system architecture; Linux Installation and package management; GNU and Unix commands; devices, Linux file systems, and file system hierarchy standards.
LX0-104 covers shells, scripting and data management; user interfaces and desktops; administrative tasks; essential system services; networking fundamentals and security.
Certification Information at www.comptia.org
WITAC 2017 - SERVER+ CERTIFICATION (40 HRS) WITAC 2017
This course is for IT Professionals such as PC, desktop, and helpdesk technicians who have experience supporting PC hardware who wish to make the transition to become server hardware and support specialists. This course is also designed for existing server managers who are preparing to take the CompTIA Server + Exam SK0-004.
Tuition $750 (test voucher included), Text: Logical Operations, CompTIA Server + (Exam SK0-004), ISBN# 093007S (Rev 0.95)
SK0-004 for CompTIA Server+ Certification
Certification Information at www.comptia.org
RED HAT LINUX
WITAC 2601 - RED HAT LINUX WITAC 2601
This class is devoted to the Red Hat Enterprise Linux operating system and the Red Hat Certified System Administrator certification test. The course will cover the various topics associated with the Red Hat Linux Operating System. Testing objectives including but not limited to Linux commands, configuration of users & groups, file system management & rights, deploy virtual machines, operating system security, manage firewall settings, package installation & management, networking, and troubleshooting. Upon completion of this course students the will be prepared to take the RHCSA certification test.
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WITAC 3065 - IBM AIX BASICS (40 HRS) WITAC 3065
This course will cover the basics of the AIX operating system. After completion students should be able to use common AIX commands and utilities, manage files and directories, write simple shell scripts and customize the AIX environment.
- Intro to AIX
- Using the system
- AIX documentation
- Working with files and directories
- Using files
- File permissions
- The vi editor
- Shell basics
- Using shell variables
- Controlling processes
- Customizing the environment
- AIX utilities
- Additional shell features
- Graphical User Interface
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This course provides the knowledge and skills needed to build and operate multiple VMware ESXi servers in a VMware cluster environment. Topics covered include: Virtualization Concepts, Server Configuration, Virtual Machine Management, Networking, Performance Monitoring, and more. This course also includes interactive simulations designed to reinforce many of the lessons learned.
As the demand for IT professionals with datacenter virtualization skills increases, it is essential to distinguish yourself in the market with a certification that validates your technical capabilities. Becoming a VMware Certified Professional does just that.
This industry-recognized certification requires completion of a VMware-authorized training course and hands-on experience with VMware technologies. Achieving the VCP certification confirms that you have the education needed to successfully install, deploy, scale and manage VMware vSphere environments, as well as the skills obtained by a minimum of six months experience with VMware infrastructure technologies.
IN THIS VMWARE-AUTHORIZED COURSE YOU WILL LEARN:
- Virtualization Concepts
- Virtualization Host Configuration
- VMWare Cluster configuration and operation
- Virtual Machine Management, Networking, Performance Monitoring, and more.
- Configure and manage ESXi networking and storage
- Using vCenter Server
- Deploy and manage virtual machines
- Install and configure ESXi
- Install and configure vCenter Server
- Monitor resource usage using vCenter Server
- Apply patches using VMware vCenter Update Manager
- Manage user access to the VMware infrastructure
- Increase scalability using vCenter Server
- Manage higher availability and data protection using vCenter Server
This course also includes interactive simulations designed to reinforce many of the lessons learned.
The course will present the configuration and management of a robust / full HA/Drs ESXi cluster with SAN technology.
For more information VMware Certified Professional Certification click on the link below:
Textbook: Sets are only available at the College Book Store and are subject to change by VMware. VMware IT Academy vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage [V6] - English eKit. Current Student Kit Part # EDU-EN-VSICM6-SE-KIT.