Microsoft - MCTS / MCITP Windows Server 2008 R2: Virtualization Administrator

Duration

Duration:

Only 7 Days

Method

Method:

Classroom / Online / Hybrid

Next date

Next date:

7/2/2022 (Monday)

Overview

This course will give you the knowledge needed to implement a virtualized environment based around Windows Server 2008 R2 and Hyper-V.

You will take the following three exams while on the course:

  • Exam 70-659 TS: Windows Server 2008 R2, Server Virtualization
  • Exam 70-669 TS: Windows Server 2008 R2, Desktop Virtualization
  • Exam 70-693 PRO: Windows Server 2008 R2, Virtualization Administrator

Seven reasons why you should sit your course with Firebrand Training

  1. Two options of training. Choose between residential classroom-based, or online Virtualization Administrator courses
  2. You'll be Virtualization Administrator certified in just 7 days. With us, you’ll be Virtualization Administrator trained in record time
  3. Our Virtualization Administrator course is all-inclusive. A one-off fee covers all course materials, exams, accommodation and meals. No hidden extras
  4. Pass Virtualization Administrator first time or train again for free. This is our guarantee. We’re confident you’ll pass your course first time. But if not, come back within a year and only pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs
  5. You’ll learn more. A day with a traditional training provider generally runs from 9am – 5pm, with a nice long break for lunch. With Firebrand Training you’ll get at least 12 hours/day quality learning time, with your instructor
  6. You’ll learn Virtualization Administrator faster. Chances are, you’ll have a different learning style to those around you. We combine visual, auditory and tactile styles to deliver the material in a way that ensures you will learn faster and more easily
  7. You’ll be studying Virtualization Administrator with the best. We’ve been named in Training Industry’s “Top 20 IT Training Companies of the Year” every year since 2010. As well as winning many more awards, we’ve trained and certified 110,783 professionals, and we’re partners with all of the big names in the business

Benefits

Benefits of Training with Firebrand

  • Two options of training - Residential classroom-based, or online courses
  • A purpose-built training centre – get access to dedicated Pearson VUE Select facilities.
  • Certification Guarantee – pass first time or train again free (just pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs)
  • Everything you need to certify – you’ll sit your exam at the earliest available opportunity after the course - either immediately after your classroom course, or as soon as there are slots available, if you've taken it online
  • No hidden extras – one cost covers everything you need to certify

Curriculum

During this seven-day course you will be trained using the following Micosoft Official Curriculum:

  • MOC 10215A: Implementing and Managing Microsoft Server Virtualization
  • MOC 10324A: Implementing and Managing Microsoft Desktop Virtualization

The course covers the following content:

  • Plan desktop virtualization scenarios
  • Implement and configure Windows Virtual PC and the Windows XP mode
  • Implement Microsoft Enterprise Desktop Virtualization
  • Configure and deploy MED-V images
  • Manage a MED-V deployment
  • Implement App-V servers
  • Plan and deploy Application Virtualization clients
  • Administer the App-V infrastructure by using the App-V Management Console
  • Sequence applications for deployment by using the App-V infrastructure or a standalone installation
  • Configure and use Remote Desktop Services and RemoteApp programs
  • Implement user state virtualization
  • Configure and use Virtual Desktop Infrastructure
  • Describe server, desktop, and application virtualization
  • Describe how you use Microsoft System Center is to manage the virtual infrastructure
  • Evaluate a network environment for server virtualization
  • Plan for the implementation of the Hyper-V server role
  • Install the Hyper-V Server Role
  • Manage Hyper-V settings and virtual networks
  • Create and configure virtual machines
  • Manage virtual machine snapshots
  • Managing and maintaining the Virtual Machine Connection Tool
  • Create and configure virtual machines
  • Manage virtual machine snapshots
  • Managing and maintaining the Virtual Machine Connection Tool
  • Create a new virtual machine using SCVMM 2008 R2
  • Convert a physical server to a virtual machine
  • Convert and migrate virtual machines
  • Clone virtual machines
  • Describe common management tasks and property configuration settings for virtual machines managed by VMM 2008
  • Describe when and how to use virtual machine checkpoints
  • Overview of the VMM Library
  • Manage profiles and templates
  • Design fault tolerance for the VMM library
  • Configure VMM user roles
  • Install and configure the VMM Self-Service Portal
  • Describe the Windows Server 2008 R2 Failover Cluster feature
  • Implement failover clustering with Hyper-V and VMM 2008 R2
  • Describe how to use the Offline Virtual Machine Servicing Tool to maintain updates for virtual machines
  • Configure Windows Server Update Services (WSUS) and the Offline Virtual Machine Servicing Tool
  • Monitor and manage jobs in VMM 2008 R2
  • Configure System Center Operations Manager integration
  • Configure Performance and Resource Optimization (PRO)
  • Describe backup and restore options for virtual machines and the VMM database
  • Implementing Data Protection Manager for backing up the VMM infrastructure
  • Understand the use and role of Remote Desktop Services (RDS)
  • Implement the Remote Desktop Session Host
  • Implement the Remote Desktop Connection Broker
  • Implement the Remote Desktop Virtualization Host
  • Configure the Remote Desktop Gateway
  • Configure Remote Desktop Web Access
  • Configure Remote Desktop Licensing

Exam Track

This course prepares you for, and you take, the following three exams:

  • Exam 70-659 TS: Windows Server 2008 R2, Server Virtualization
  • Exam 70-669 TS: Windows Server 2008 R2, Desktop Virtualization
  • Exam 70-693 PRO: Windows Server 2008 R2, Virtualization Administrator

What's Included

Included:

  • Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V Resource Kit, Book/DVD Package (PRO - Resource Kit)
    ISBN: 9780735625174

Microsoft Official Curriculum provided on the course:

  • MOC 10215A: Implementing and Managing Microsoft Server Virtualization
  • MOC 10324A: Implementing and Managing Microsoft Desktop Virtualization

Your accelerated course includes:

  • Accommodation *
  • Meals, unlimited snacks, beverages, tea and coffee *
  • On-site exams **
  • Exam vouchers **
  • Practice tests **
  • Certification Guarantee ***
  • Courseware
  • Up-to 12 hours of instructor-led training each day
  • 24-hour lab access
  • Digital courseware **
  • * For residential training only. Doesn't apply for online courses
  • ** Some exceptions apply. Please refer to the Exam Track or speak with our experts
  • *** Pass first time or train again free (just pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs)

Prerequisites

Before attending this course, students must have experience of:

  • Windows 2008 Administration
  • Windows 2008 Installation
  • DNS

Unsure whether you meet the prerequisites? Don’t worry. Your training consultant will discuss your background with you to understand if this course is right for you.

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