About the Course
This e-learning course is designed for IT professionals who want to upgrade their existing Windows Server technical skills to Windows Server 2012 and Windows Server 2012 R2. It presumes a high level of knowledge about previous Windows Server technologies and skills equivalent to MCSA: Windows Server 2008 credential.
The course covers the new features and functionality in Windows Server 2012 and Windows Server 2012 R2, including management, network infrastructure, storage, access control, virtualization, high availability, and identity federation. Specific technologies covered include Windows PowerShell, Storage Spaces and Internet Small Computer System interface (iSCSI), Active Directory, Hyper-V, implementation of Remote Access solutions such as DirectAccess, VPNs, and Web Application Proxy (WAP). The course also covers Failover Clustering, Federation Services as well as access and information provisioning and protection technologies such as Dynamic Access Control, and Web Application Proxy integration with Federation Services and Workplace Join.
This course incorporates materials from the Official Microsoft Learning Product 20417: Upgrading Your Skills to MCSA Windows Server 2012.
Taking a Microsoft on-demand (MOD) course is an integrated on-line training experience that includes video, labs, exercises, text and knowledge checks. Attendees experience all of this through an on-demand course player.
High-quality content, direct from the source. MOC On-Demand is brought to you by the people who write the software. The content is based on the same official courseware we use in our instructor-led training, and videos feature engaging experts hand-selected by Microsoft.
Live hands-on labs. Unlike other on-demand offerings that offer simulated labs, MOC On-Demand gives you a live, real-time environment for hands-on training.
HD Videos High quality HD videos are designed by subject matter experts in order to give you all knowledge that is required.
Knowledge Check Available throughout the course in order to assess your learnings.
SATV can also be used to buy the MOD.
2 SATV days are needed for a MOD course. 5 SATV days are needed for a MOD course with Digital MOC option.
Note On Access Duration:
- MOC On-Demand access code will be valid for activation for 6 months from the date of purchase. Once activated, it will by DEFAULT allow for 90 days of access duration.
- MOD 180 days access duration OPTION is also now available. This is non-refundable, and must be opted at the time of original purchase at an additional cost of $100.