The Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA): Windows Server 2012 is a mid-level certification that covers skills required to manage Windows Server 2012 operating system, client-server structure, network infrastructure, virtualization, etc.
The NYBI’s MCSA: Windows Server 2012 course provides students many hands-on lab exercises. Each students can use at least one Dell PowerEdge physical server. Utilizing not only Microsoft Hyper-V virtual technologies but also VMWare, students can manipulate multiple servers and clients simultaneously.
|Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012||
|Focusing on Windows Server 2012 installation and configurations, this unit covers the initial implementation and configuration of core services including Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS), networking services, Hyper-V configuration and Group Policy.|
|Administering Windows Server 2012||
|Focusing on Windows Server 2012 administration, this unit covers the administration tasks necessary to maintain a Windows Server 2012 infrastructure such as Implementing Server Images, User and Group management with Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) and Group Policy, Remote Access and Network Policies, Data Security, Monitoring and Update Management.|
|Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 Services||
|Focusing on Windows Server 2012 advanced features and services, this unit covers advanced configuration of services necessary to deploy, manage and maintain a Windows Server 2012 infrastructure, such as advanced networking services, Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS), identity management, rights management, Federated services, network load balancing, failover clustering, business continuity and disaster recovery.|
Certification ExamsThis course prepares students for the following exams:
- 70-410: Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012, Configuring
- 70-411: Administering Windows Server 2012, Configuring
- 70-412: Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 Services
High School Diploma/ GED, and Network+ Certification or equivalent level of knowledge.
Upon completion of the course, students will be qualified to be a Windows server administrator, system administrator, monitoring operator or network administrator.