The 70-411: Administering Windows Server 2012 R2 course is a preparatory course for the exam conducted by Microsoft. It covers the exam topics in a great detail and prepares the students on system administration related functions, including deploying, managing, and maintaining servers, configuring file and print services, configuring network services and access, configuring NPS infrastructure, configuring and managing active directory, and configuring and managing group policy.
The 70-411 course is the second course in the three course series required to completely prepare for the Microsoft Certifies Solutions Associate (MCSA) certification. The other two being 70-410 and 70-412. Students are strongly encouraged to take these three courses before taking the corresponding exams from Microsoft. This course covers the administration aspect of a Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 environment and prepares the students to effectively manage the users, access, policies and data security features of Windows Server 2012 R2.