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70-247: Configuring and Deploying a Private Cloud with System Center 2012 R2

Video Description

Configuring and Deploying a Private Cloud with System Center 2012 R2 is part of the Microsoft training courses. This course helps the students to understand the configuration and deployment of a private cloud with System Center 2012 R2. The candidates will learn the fundamentals of cloud computing including its components, required infrastructure and services portfolio. The course also briefs on the application virtualization, server management, automation and cloud security. Configuring and Deploying a Private Cloud with System Center 2012 R2 course helps the students to understand the different techniques involved in setting up a private or hybrid cloud environment for any organization. The course is specifically designed on the curriculum of Microsoft exam 70-247. The course also provides an opportunity to the students to get hands-on lab experience while studying. The candidates completing this course can look into the expanding market for cloud system administrators.

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction
    1. Introduction 00:00:10
    2. Course Introduction 00:01:42
    3. Instructor Introduction 00:00:56
  2. Module 01 - Understanding the Private Cloud
    1. Introduction 00:00:31
    2. Lesson 1: Understanding the Private Cloud 00:00:18
    3. Cloud Comparisons 00:02:59
    4. Comparing the Private and Public Clouds 00:01:18
    5. Benefits of the Private Cloud with Microsoft 00:01:45
    6. Using System Center 2012 00:02:03
    7. Lesson 2: Preparing to Deploy the Cloud 00:00:22
    8. Major Business Needs 00:01:19
    9. Service Identification 00:02:03
    10. Management Process Automation 00:02:11
    11. Lesson 3: Components of the Private Cloud 00:00:28
    12. Looking at the Data Center Environment 00:04:27
    13. High Availability 00:03:39
    14. Scalability 00:02:09
    15. BCP 00:01:16
    16. DRP 00:01:17
    17. Lesson 4: System Center 2012 Components 00:00:23
    18. What is VMM? 00:02:44
    19. Orchestrator 00:02:02
    20. Service Manager 00:02:10
    21. Operations Manager 00:03:15
    22. DPM 00:02:48
    23. Lesson 5: Using Hyper-V with VMM 00:00:23
    24. Cluster Requirements 00:01:11
    25. Hyper-V Cluster Creation 00:03:05
    26. Using VMM for Clusters 00:01:21
    27. Did it Deploy? 00:00:55
    28. Demo - Preparing the Private Cloud Infrastructure 00:15:24
    29. Demo - Creating a Host Group 00:05:29
    30. Demo - Creating a RunAs Account 00:01:51
    31. Demo - Creating a User Role 00:03:17
    32. Module 01 Review 00:00:46
  3. Module 02 - Using VMM to Deploy the Cloud
    1. Introduction 00:00:34
    2. Lesson 1: VMM Architecture 00:00:28
    3. VMM Architecture 00:04:03
    4. Private Cloud Infrastructure 00:02:35
    5. VMs and the Services Tab 00:00:56
    6. VMM Jobs 00:02:03
    7. VMM Libraries 00:02:20
    8. VMM Manager Settings 00:00:49
    9. Deploying VMs in VMM 00:02:17
    10. Lesson 2: Install and/or Upgrade VMM 00:00:29
    11. Minimum Requirements for Installing VMM 00:03:00
    12. What to Plan For 00:02:07
    13. Upgrading Earlier Versions of VMM 00:01:44
    14. Making the VMM Highly Available 00:01:20
    15. Lesson 3: Host Groups 00:00:41
    16. Understanding Host Groups 00:01:53
    17. Placement Rules 00:02:38
    18. Power Optimization 00:01:46
    19. Dynamic Optimization 00:01:17
    20. Host Reservations 00:01:27
    21. Storage 00:00:46
    22. Networks 00:03:20
    23. Lesson 4: Understanding Security 00:00:25
    24. Service Accounts 00:01:46
    25. Run As Account 00:01:51
    26. User Roles in VMM 00:01:50
    27. Lesson 5: What’s New with VMM R2 00:00:28
    28. VMM R2 Networking 00:03:59
    29. VMs and the Cloud 00:02:10
    30. Demo - Reviewing the Hosts 00:04:46
    31. Demo - Library Shares 00:05:11
    32. Demo - Preparing the Cloud Infrastructure 00:10:23
    33. Demo - Veriyfying Roles 00:02:17
    34. Demo - Deploying a New Virtual Machine 00:08:03
    35. Module 02 Review 00:00:35
  4. Module 03 - Working With the Private Cloud Infrastructure
    1. Introduction 00:00:34
    2. Lesson 1: PXE and Update Servers 00:00:16
    3. PXE Server Architecture 00:04:58
    4. Update Management in the VMM 00:02:36
    5. Lesson 2: Bare Metal Hyper -V Host Servers 00:00:37
    6. Installing the PXE Server for Integration 00:01:44
    7. Bare Metal Deployment 00:00:55
    8. The Host Profile 00:00:43
    9. Adding the PXE Server Role 00:01:04
    10. Adding Resource Wizard 00:01:28
    11. Lesson 3: Configuring the Update Server Role 00:00:20
    12. Server Updates 00:01:39
    13. Using WSUS 00:05:26
    14. Adding and Managing the Update Server to VMM 00:01:05
    15. Lesson 4: The Update Baseline 00:00:47
    16. Preparing for the Update Baseline Part1 00:01:33
    17. Preparing for the Update Baseline Part2 00:03:33
    18. Check for Compliance 00:01:19
    19. Choosing Remediation for Non -Compliance 00:01:25
    20. Demo - Configuring a PXE Server 00:12:45
    21. Demo - Creating a Host Profile 00:04:22
    22. Demo - Creating an Update Server 00:03:11
    23. Demo - Update Baseline 00:05:26
    24. Module 03 Review 00:01:30
  5. Module 04 - Virtual Applications
    1. Introduction 00:00:30
    2. Lesson 1: Dynamic Application Deployment 00:00:21
    3. Describing Dynamic Application Deployment 00:01:23
    4. Using the Web Deployment Tool 00:01:46
    5. What is Server Application Virtualization? 00:06:14
    6. Lesson 2: Server Application Virtualization Overview 00:00:31
    7. Server App-V Basics 00:01:34
    8. Scenarios for Server App-V 00:01:53
    9. Definitions 00:01:08
    10. What is Sequencing? 00:03:38
    11. The Server App-V Package 00:03:10
    12. What’s Different Between Server App-V and App-V? 00:04:46
    13. Lesson 3: Web Deployment Packages 00:00:10
    14. The Web Deployment Process 00:02:03
    15. Creating Web Deployment Packages 00:00:48
    16. Lesson 4: Configuring Server App -V Components 00:00:19
    17. Requirements 00:00:34
    18. Cmdlets 00:02:17
    19. Best Practices 00:02:03
    20. Lesson 5: Sequencing and Deploying Virtual Apps 00:00:27
    21. Creating a Server App-V Package 00:01:39
    22. Sequencer Cmdlets and the Server App-V Agent 00:02:58
    23. Testing the Package 00:00:43
    24. Protecting the Server App-V Package 00:02:05
    25. Demo - Configuring Virtual Application Delivery 00:11:43
    26. Module 04 Review 00:00:40
  6. Module 05 - Components of the Private Cloud
    1. Introduction 00:00:43
    2. Lesson 1: SQL Server Profiles 00:00:21
    3. Using VMM for SQL Installation 00:01:46
    4. Preparing and Deploying the Image 00:00:47
    5. SQL Server Profile 00:03:50
    6. Service Templates to Complete Deployment 00:00:42
    7. Lesson 2: OS Profiles 00:00:30
    8. Guest OS Profiles 00:01:20
    9. General Settings for Guest OS Profiles 00:01:01
    10. Roles and Features 00:01:01
    11. Network Settings 00:00:47
    12. Scripting Guest OS Profiles 00:00:47
    13. Lesson 3: Application Profiles 00:00:15
    14. Overview of Application Profiles 00:01:11
    15. Making a Profile 00:01:56
    16. Deploying the Profile 00:00:30
    17. Lesson 4: Hardware Profiles 00:00:25
    18. Hardware Profile Overview 00:01:31
    19. Compatibility and General Settings 00:01:26
    20. Network Adapter Settings 00:01:48
    21. Bus Configuration 00:01:21
    22. Advanced Settings 00:00:44
    23. Lesson 5: VM Templates 00:00:28
    24. Overview of VM Templates 00:01:35
    25. How to Create a VM Template 00:01:40
    26. Configuration 00:01:16
    27. Lesson 6: Self -Service User Role 00:00:23
    28. User Roles 00:01:56
    29. Considerations for Self -Service User Roles 00:01:59
    30. Quotas 00:03:51
    31. Creating a Self -Service User Role 00:01:03
    32. Demo - Installing SQL Server 00:09:54
    33. Demo - Creating Private Cloud Building Blocks 00:10:07
    34. Demo - Setting Up SQL Server 00:10:47
    35. Module 05 Review 00:01:17
  7. Module 06 - A First Business Unit Cloud
    1. Introduction 00:00:27
    2. Lesson 1: What is Private Cloud Computing 00:00:14
    3. The Business Unit Cloud 00:01:40
    4. Resources 00:02:57
    5. Capacity 00:01:40
    6. Capabilities 00:01:22
    7. Lesson 2: Installing and Configuring App Controller 00:00:31
    8. App Controller Overview 00:02:26
    9. Installing the App Controller 00:00:39
    10. Connecting VMM to the App Controller 00:01:16
    11. Lesson 3: Creating and Managing Services and Service Templates 00:00:18
    12. Describing a Service 00:02:39
    13. Service Templates 00:01:56
    14. Working with Service Templates Part1 00:00:30
    15. Working with Service Templates Part2 00:02:25
    16. Deployment Configurations 00:01:09
    17. Service Template Settings 00:02:07
    18. Lesson 4: Changes with App Controller 2012 R2 00:00:12
    19. Changes with App Controller 2012 R2 00:00:32
    20. Demo - Deploying and Accessing the Private Cloud 00:07:13
    21. Module 06 Review 00:00:18
  8. Module 07 - Private Cloud Infrastructure
    1. Introduction 00:00:28
    2. Lesson 1: Operations Manager Components 00:00:42
    3. Architecture 00:04:16
    4. Minimum Requirements 00:01:59
    5. Monitoring Cloud Components 00:05:11
    6. The Agent 00:03:31
    7. Security for the Agent 00:04:26
    8. Securing User Access 00:04:40
    9. Lesson 2: Upgrading 00:00:28
    10. Types of Server Upgrades 00:06:09
    11. Upgrading a Distributed Topology 00:01:58
    12. Side-by-Side Upgrade 00:01:51
    13. Lesson 3: Notifications 00:00:21
    14. Channels 00:01:39
    15. Subscribers 00:01:26
    16. Subscriptions 00:04:18
    17. Lesson 4: Management Packs 00:00:46
    18. Management Packs 00:09:01
    19. Downloading and Installing Management Packs Part1 00:00:45
    20. Downloading and Installing Management Packs Part2 00:01:37
    21. Tuning 00:02:04
    22. Making Your Own Management Pack 00:01:12
    23. Lesson 5: Putting It All Together 00:00:30
    24. Putting It All Together 00:05:38
    25. Lesson 6: What’s New Operations Manager 2012 R2 00:00:36
    26. Fabric Monitoring 00:02:05
    27. Microsoft Monitoring Agent 00:01:46
    28. Integrating OM with Development Processes (DevOps) 00:00:36
    29. Support for IPv6 00:01:40
    30. System Center Advisor 00:02:20
    31. Demo - Deploying Agents 00:05:26
    32. Demo - Installing Management Packs 00:06:56
    33. Demo - Installing Operations Manager 00:05:48
    34. Module 07 Review 00:00:36
  9. Module 08 - Monitoring the Private Cloud
    1. Introduction 00:00:38
    2. Lesson 1: Using SharePoint 00:00:17
    3. Using Dashboard in SharePoint 00:02:27
    4. Installing and Configuring the SC OM Web Part 00:01:21
    5. Lesson 2: Templates for Monitoring 00:00:32
    6. Installing and Configuring the SC OM Web Part 00:02:55
    7. Monitoring Database Performance 00:06:00
    8. Port Availability 00:07:05
    9. Processes 00:01:10
    10. Windows Services 00:02:06
    11. Web Applications 00:01:03
    12. .NET Applications Part1 00:00:23
    13. .NET Applications Part2 00:02:16
    14. Lesson 3: Watching a Distributed App 00:00:53
    15. Distributed Applications 00:01:45
    16. Creating a Distributed Application 00:02:35
    17. Templates 00:01:25
    18. Demo - Creating Custom Monitoring 00:12:27
    19. Module 08 Review 00:00:56
  10. Module 09 - Service Management for the Cloud
    1. Introduction 00:00:35
    2. Lesson 1: What is Service Manager 00:00:19
    3. Service Manager Components 00:11:28
    4. Prerequisites 00:00:37
    5. Deployment Options 00:00:50
    6. Security 00:01:18
    7. Lesson 2: Understanding Work Items 00:00:31
    8. Change Management 00:00:31
    9. Release Management 00:00:31
    10. Incident Management 00:00:31
    11. Problem Management 00:00:31
    12. Service Requests 00:00:31
    13. Knowledge Management 00:00:31
    14. Lesson 3: Connectors 00:00:31
    15. AD Connectors 00:00:31
    16. SC CM Connectors 00:00:31
    17. SC OM Connectors 00:00:31
    18. Orchestrator Connector 00:00:31
    19. VMM Connector 00:00:31
    20. Lesson 4: Notifications 00:00:31
    21. Channels 00:00:31
    22. Subscriptions 00:00:31
    23. Templates 00:00:31
    24. Demo - Configuring Service Manager Basic Settings 00:00:31
    25. Module 09 Review 00:00:31
  11. Module 10 - Private Cloud Service Catalog
    1. Introduction 00:00:31
    2. Lesson 1: Private Cloud Service Catalog 00:00:31
    3. Service Catalog 00:00:31
    4. Creating Request Offerings 00:00:31
    5. Process Pack 00:00:31
    6. Cloud Services Process Pack 00:00:31
    7. Cloud Services Process Pack Reporting 00:00:31
    8. Lesson 2: Service Level Management 00:00:31
    9. Service Level Management 00:00:31
    10. Calendar Items 00:00:31
    11. Demo - Configuring the Storage Pool 00:00:31
    12. Module 10 Review 00:00:31
  12. Module 11 - Security for the Cloud
    1. Introduction 00:00:31
    2. Lesson 1: Planning DPM Deployment 00:00:31
    3. Considerations for DPM Deployment 00:00:31
    4. Selecting a Backup Method 00:00:31
    5. Storage Requirements 00:00:31
    6. Security Requirements 00:00:31
    7. Software Requirements 00:00:31
    8. Hardware, Network, and Scaling Requirements 00:00:31
    9. Lesson 2: DPM Technologies 00:00:31
    10. Components 00:00:31
    11. Protection Process 00:00:31
    12. Files and Applications 00:00:31
    13. Lesson 3: Upgrading DPM 00:00:31
    14. Upgrading to DPM 2012 00:00:31
    15. In-Place Upgrade 00:00:31
    16. Side-by-Side Upgrade 00:00:31
    17. Lesson 4: Configuring DPM for the Private Cloud 00:00:31
    18. Storage 00:00:31
    19. Agents for Trusted Domains 00:00:31
    20. Agents for Untrusted Domains 00:00:31
    21. Deploying Agents on the Untrusted Domains 00:00:31
    22. Using DPM Protection Agents with Certificate Authentication 00:00:31
    23. Deploying DPM Protection Agents using Certificate Authentication 00:00:31
    24. Lesson 5: Configuring Application Protection for the Private Cloud 00:00:31
    25. Protection Groups 00:00:31
    26. SQL Protection Part1 00:00:31
    27. SQL Protection Part2 00:00:31
    28. Protecting the Private Cloud 00:00:31
    29. Item-Level Recovery 00:00:31
    30. Cluster Shared Volume Protection 00:00:31
    31. Self-Service Recovery 00:00:31
    32. Lesson 6: Restoring Applications to the Private Cloud 00:00:31
    33. Recovering SQL Data 00:00:31
    34. Self-Service SQL Server Data Recovery 00:00:31
    35. VM Recovery 00:00:31
    36. Item-Level Recovery on Hyper-V 00:00:31
    37. Lesson 7: What’s New with DPM 2012 R2 00:00:31
    38. What’s New with DPM 2012 R2 Part2 00:00:31
    39. Windows Azure Backup 00:00:31
    40. Linux Virtual Machine Backup 00:00:31
    41. Demo - Automating the Private Cloud 00:00:31
    42. Module 11 Review 00:00:31
  13. Module 12 - Automation in the Private Cloud
    1. Introduction 00:00:31
    2. Lesson 1: Orchestrator Architecture 00:00:31
    3. Orchestrator Overview 00:00:31
    4. Architecture 00:00:31
    5. Integration Packs for Automation 00:00:31
    6. Orchestrator Requirements 00:00:31
    7. Lesson 2: Deployment and Configuration of Orchestrator 00:00:31
    8. Orchestrator Deployment Tasks 00:00:31
    9. Deploying Integration Packs 00:00:31
    10. Configuring Orchestrator Security 00:00:31
    11. The Console and Runbook Designer 00:00:31
    12. Lesson 3: Using Runbooks 00:00:31
    13. Working with Runbooks 00:00:31
    14. Standard Activities 00:00:31
    15. Workflow 00:00:31
    16. Parameters, Computer Groups, Global Settings 00:00:31
    17. Designing Runbooks 00:00:31
    18. Lesson 4: Using Integration Packs 00:00:31
    19. Integration with SC 2012 00:00:31
    20. Demo - Installing the Cloud Service Process Pack 00:00:31
    21. Module 12 Review 00:00:31
    22. Course Closure 00:00:31