Microsoft Networking with Windows Server 2016 | Exam 70-741

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On this accelerated 3 day Networking with Windows Server 2016 course you’ll develop the fundamental skills you need to develop and manage your Windows Server environment. This will help you to bring the in-built networking benefits of Windows Server 2016 to your business, fast.

You’ll learn how implement Networking with Windows Server 2016, developing competences core areas including remote access, IP fundamentals and VPNs. The course also includes planning and implementing an IPv6 network and Domain Name System.

This course is 40% faster than traditional training, meaning you'll be back at work sooner using your new skills.

Using Firebrand’s unique Lecture | Lab | Review technique, your Microsoft Certified Trainer will immerse you in Microsoft Official Curriculum combined with practical labs. You'll learn how to:

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  • Implement an IPv4 network, Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol and IPv6
  • Plan for remote access
  • Implement software defined networking
  • Implement DirectAccess

As part of the course you will be prepared to sit exam 70-741: Networking with Windows Server 2016. You'll sit your exam on-site as part of the course, covered by your Certification Guarantee.

This course is aimed at existing IT professionals, with networking knowledge and experience . It is ideal if you are looking for a single course that explores advanced networking technologies in Windows Server 2016.

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  • Microsoft Certified Trainers - learn from expert instructors certified by Microsoft to deliver your course. With years of in-industry experience, you will benefit from their real world knowledge.
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MOC 20741B: Networking with Windows Server 2016

Module 1: Planning and implementing an IPv4 network

This module also explains how to use fundamental networking tools and techniques to configure and troubleshoot IPv4-based networks.

Lessons

  • Planning IPv4 addressing
  • Configuring an IPv4 host
  • Managing and troubleshooting IPv4 network connectivity

Lab : Planning an IPv4 network

  • Planning the IPv4 address assignments

Lab : Implementing and troubleshooting an IPv4 network

  • Verifying IPv4
  • Troubleshooting IPv4

After completing this module, you'll be able to:

  • Plan IPv4 addressing.
  • Configure an IPv4 host.
  • Manage and troubleshoot IPv4 network connectivity

Module 2: Implementing DHCP

This module explains how to plan and implement DHCP to support the IPv4 infrastructure.

Lessons

  • Overview of the DHCP server role
  • Deploying DHCP
  • Managing and troubleshooting DHCP

Lab : Implementing DHCP

  • Planning a DHCP server implementation
  • Implementing the DHCP configuration
  • Validating the DHCP implementation

After completing this module, you'll be able to:

  • Explain the DHCP server role.
  • Deploy DHCP.
  • Manage and troubleshoot DHCP.

Module 3: Implementing IPv6

This module explains how to implement IPv6, and how to integrate IPv6 and IPv4 networks.

Lessons

  • Overview of IPv6 addressing
  • Configuring an IPv6 host
  • Implementing IPv6 and IPv4 coexistence
  • Transitioning from IPv4 to IPv6

Lab : Configuring and evaluating IPv6 transition technologies

  • Reviewing the default IPv6 configuration
  • Implementing DHCPv6
  • Configuring network integration by using ISATAP
  • Configuring native IPv6 connectivity
  • Configuring 6to4 connectivity

After completing this module, you'll be able to:

  • Describe the features and benefits of IPv6.
  • Configure an IPv6 host.
  • Implement the coexistence between IPv4 and IPv6 networks.
  • Transition from an IPv4 network to an IPv6 network.

Module 4: Implementing DNS

This module explains how to install, configure, and troubleshoot DNS within the organisation's network.

Lessons

  • Implementing DNS servers
  • Configuring sones in DNS
  • Configuring name resolution between DNS sones
  • Configuring DNS integration with Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS)
  • Configuring advanced DNS settings

Lab : Planning and implementing name resolution by using DNS

  • Planning DNS name resolution
  • Implementing DNS servers and sones

Lab : Integrating DNS with Active Directory

  • Integrating DNS with Active Directory

Lab : Configuring advanced DNS settings

  • Configuring DNS policies
  • Validating the DNS implementation
  • Troubleshooting DNS

After completing this module, you'll be able to:

  • Implement DNS servers.
  • Configure sones in DNS.
  • Configure name resolution between DNS sones.
  • Configure DNS integration with AD DS.
  • Configure advanced DNS settings

Module 5: Implementing and managing IPAM

This module explains how to implement and manage the IPAM feature in Windows Server 2016. This module also explains how to use IPAM to manage services such as DHCP and DNS.

Lessons

  • Overview of IPAM
  • Deploying IPAM
  • Managing IP address spaces by using IPAM

Lab : Implementing IPAM

  • Installing the IPAM Server feature
  • Provisioning the IPAM Server
  • Managing IP address spaces by using IPAM

After completing this module, you'll be able to:

  • Describe the IPAM functionality and components.
  • Deploy IPAM.
  • Manage IP address spaces by using IPAM.

Module 6: Remote access in Windows Server 2016

This module explains how to plan for remote access in Windows Server 2016 and how to implement Web Application Proxy.

Lessons

  • Overview of remote access
  • Implementing the Web Application Proxy

Lab : Implementing Web Application Proxy

  • Implementing Web Application Proxy
  • Validating the Web Application Proxy deployment

After completing this module, you'll be able to:

  • Describe remote access.
  • Implement Web Application Proxy.

Module 7: Implementing DirectAccess

This module explains how to implement and manage DirectAccess in Windows Server 2016.

Lessons

  • Overview of DirectAccess
  • Implementing DirectAccess by using the Getting Started Wisard
  • Implementing and managing an advanced DirectAccess infrastructure

Lab : Implementing DirectAccess by using the Getting Started Wisard

  • Verifying readiness for a DirectAccess deployment
  • Configuring DirectAccess
  • Validating the DirectAccess deployment

Lab : Deploying an advanced DirectAccess solution

  • Preparing the environment for DirectAccess
  • Implementing the advanced DirectAccess infrastructure
  • Validating the DirectAccess deployment

After completing this module, you'll be able to:

  • Explain DirectAccess and how it works.
  • Implement DirectAccess by using the Getting Started Wisard.
  • Implement and manage an advanced DirectAccess infrastructure.

Module 8: Implementing VPNs

This module explains how to implement and manage remote access in Windows Server 2016 by using VPNs.

Lessons

  • Planning VPNs
  • Implementing VPNs

Lab : Implementing VPN

  • Implementing VPN
  • Validating the VPN deployment
  • Troubleshooting VPN access

After completing this module, you'll be able to:

  • Plan a VPN solution.
  • Implement VPNs.

Module 9: Implementing networking for branch offices

This module explains how to implement network services for branch offices.

Lessons

  • Networking features and considerations for branch offices
  • Implementing Distributed File System (DFS) for branch offices
  • Implementing BranchCache for branch offices

Lab : Implementing DFS for branch offices

  • Implementing DFS
  • Validating the deployment

Lab : Implementing BranchCache

  • Implementing BranchCache
  • Validating the deployment

After completing this module, you'll be able to:

  • Describe the networking features and considerations for branch offices.
  • Implement DFS for branch offices.
  • Implement BranchCache for branch offices.

Module 10: Configuring advanced networking features

This module explains how to implement an advanced networking infrastructure.

Lessons

  • Overview of high performance networking features
  • Configuring advanced Microsoft Hyper-V networking features

Lab : Configuring advanced Hyper-V networking features

  • Creating and using Hyper-V virtual switches
  • Configuring and using the advanced features of a virtual switch

After completing this module, you'll be able to:

  • Describe the high performance networking enhancements in Windows Server 2016.
  • Configure the advanced Microsoft Hyper-V networking features.

Module 11: Implementing Software Defined Networking

This module explains how to implement SDN.

Lessons

  • Overview of SDN.
  • Implementing network virtualisation
  • Implementing Network Controller

Lab : Deploying Network Controller

  • Preparing to deploy Network Controller
  • Deploying Network Controller

After completing this module, you'll be able to:

  • Describe SDN.
  • Implement network virtualisation.
  • Implement Network Controller.

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You'll sit the following exams at the Firebrand Training Centre, covered by your Certification Guarantee:

Exam: 70-741: Networking with Windows Server 2016

Some of the skills you'll be tested on include:

  • Implement Domain Name System (DNS) (15–20%)
  • Implement DHCP (15–20%)
  • Implement IP Address Management (IPAM) (15–20%)
  • Implement network connectivity and remote access solutions (25–30%)
  • Implement core and distributed network solutions (10–15%)
  • Implement an advanced network infrastructure (10–15%)

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Microsoft Official Curriculum

  • MOC 20741B: Networking with Windows Server 2016

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In addition to professional experience working with Windows Server, you should meet the following requirements:

  • Experience working with Windows Server 2008 or Windows Server 2012
  • Experience in an infrastructure enterprise environment with Windows Server
  • Knowledge of the Open Systems Interconnection (OSI) model
  • Understanding of core networking infrastructure components and technologies such as cabling, routers, hubs, and switches
  • Knowledge of networking architectures and topologies - local area networks (LANs), wide area networks (WANs) & wireless networking
  • Foundation knowledge of the TCP/IP protocol stack, addressing and name resolution
  • Experience working with Hyper-V and foundation knowledge of virtualisation
  • Hands-on experience working with Windows client operating systems including Windows 8.1 or Windows 10

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