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Microsoft 70-740: Installation, Storage, and Compute with Windows Server 2016

Video Description

This course provides students with the knowledge and skills to install Windows servers in host and computer environments, implement local and enterprise storage solutions, implement Hyper-V virtualization, implement Windows containers, implement high availability, and maintain and monitor server environments.

Table of Contents

  1. Course Introduction
    1. Introduction 00:00:10
    2. Course Introduction 00:02:32
    3. Instructor Introduction 00:01:25
  2. Chapter 01 - Installing Windows Servers in Host and Computer Environments
    1. Chapter 01 Introduction 00:02:26
    2. Topic A: Determining Windows Server 2016 Installation 00:00:52
    3. Installing Windows Server 2016 00:00:24
    4. Introduction to Windows Server 2016 00:02:58
    5. Windows Server Editions 00:05:40
    6. Hardware Requirements 00:02:01
    7. Hardware Considerations 00:02:08
    8. Installation Options 00:01:59
    9. Options for Managing Servers 00:05:07
    10. Windows PowerShell 00:02:45
    11. Windows PowerShell Basics 00:03:36
    12. Demo - Using Windows PowerShell 00:17:05
    13. What’s New Since 2008? 00:04:00
    14. What’s New in Windows Server 2016 00:03:08
    15. Topic B: Installing Windows Server 2016 Core and Nano Editions 00:00:20
    16. Planning for Installation 00:01:15
    17. Planning for Nano Server 00:00:42
    18. Understanding Nano Server Roles 00:00:47
    19. Installing Nano Server Roles 00:02:01
    20. Planning for Server Core 00:03:10
    21. Server Core vs. Nano Server 00:03:29
    22. Nano Server Installation 00:01:00
    23. Installation Steps 00:02:50
    24. Alternative Steps to Install Nano Server 00:02:44
    25. Demo - Performing Nano Server Installation 00:11:33
    26. Managing and Configuring Nano 00:02:12
    27. Demo - Configuring Nano Server 00:19:38
    28. Installing Server Core 00:03:03
    29. Demo - Installing Windows Server 2016 00:08:07
    30. Demo - Configure the Local Installation 00:19:28
    31. Upgrades vs. Migrations 00:01:40
    32. Choosing In-Place Upgrades 00:01:32
    33. Choosing to Migrate 00:01:31
    34. Installation and Migration Tools 00:02:20
    35. Choosing an Activation Model 00:02:00
    36. Activation Methods 00:03:27
    37. Topic C: Managing Windows Installations with Windows PowerShell 00:00:22
    38. Post Installation Tasks 00:00:43
    39. Topic D: Create, Manage, and Maintain Windows Images to Deploy 00:01:02
    40. Creating and Managing Deployment Images 00:01:21
    41. File-Based Imaging 00:02:21
    42. Windows Image File Format 00:02:04
    43. Types of Images 00:04:33
    44. Image-Based Installation Tools 00:04:01
    45. Creating Install Images 00:03:30
    46. Considerations for Image Creation 00:02:59
    47. Windows ADK for Windows 10 00:04:45
    48. Basic Deployment Process 00:01:40
    49. Windows Deployment Services 00:01:34
    50. WDS Components 00:02:05
    51. Microsoft Deployment Toolkit 2013 00:00:48
    52. Chapter 01 Summary 00:01:36
    53. Chapter 01 Review 00:00:10
  3. Chapter 02 - Implementing Local and Enterprise Storage Solutions
    1. Chapter 02 Introduction 00:02:09
    2. Topic A: Managing Disks and Volumes in Windows Server 2016 00:00:34
    3. Managing Disks and Volumes 00:00:31
    4. Partition Table Formats 00:02:45
    5. Disk Types 00:02:19
    6. Required Disk Volumes 00:01:24
    7. File Systems 00:04:39
    8. Resilient File System 00:03:02
    9. Demo - Working with File Systems 00:10:34
    10. Virtual Hard Disks 00:02:10
    11. Managing Virtual Hard Disks 00:00:46
    12. Selecting Physical Disk Types 00:04:02
    13. Working with Disk Volumes 00:03:50
    14. Volume Management Tools 00:02:38
    15. Demo - Managing Volumes 00:07:43
    16. Understanding RAID 00:04:21
    17. Hardware vs. Software RAID 00:02:22
    18. RAID Types 00:04:12
    19. Topic B: Implementing and Managing Storage Spaces 00:00:38
    20. Implementing and Managing Storage Spaces 00:02:38
    21. Requirements for Storage Spaces 00:02:28
    22. Storage Space Features 00:06:48
    23. Demo - Configuring Storage Spaces 00:07:23
    24. Changes to Storage Spaces 00:03:44
    25. Storage Space Usage Scenarios 00:01:57
    26. Storage Spaces Direct Deployment Scenarios 00:03:51
    27. Managing Storage Spaces 00:01:48
    28. Using Windows PowerShell with Storage Spaces 00:01:55
    29. Managing Disk Failure with Storage Spaces 00:08:05
    30. Monitoring Storage Spaces 00:03:52
    31. Topic C: Configuring Data Deduplication 00:00:33
    32. Overview of Data Deduplication 00:03:45
    33. Enhancements in Windows Server 2016 00:01:49
    34. Data Deduplication Requirements 00:01:56
    35. Data Deduplication Components 00:02:42
    36. Data Deduplication Process 00:02:35
    37. Planning Data Deduplication 00:04:13
    38. Data Deduplication Usage Scenarios 00:02:18
    39. Demo - Installing and Configuring Data Deduplication 00:14:20
    40. Monitoring and Maintaining Data Deduplication 00:04:24
    41. Topic D: Understanding Various Types of Storage 00:00:38
    42. Overview of Storage Solutions 00:01:14
    43. Direct Attached Storage 00:02:04
    44. Network Attached Storage 00:02:31
    45. Storage Area Networks 00:02:37
    46. Comparing Storage Solutions 00:04:07
    47. Comparing Storage Technology 00:01:56
    48. Topic E: Fibre Channel, iSCSI, and Fibre Channel over Ethernet 00:00:45
    49. Fibre Channel 00:02:11
    50. Fibre Channel Layouts 00:01:08
    51. Fibre Channel Considerations 00:03:32
    52. iSCSI 00:03:32
    53. iSCSI Target Server 00:02:29
    54. iSCSI Initiator 00:00:33
    55. Considerations for Implementing iSCSI 00:02:44
    56. Topic F: Understanding iSNS, DCB, and MPIO 00:00:36
    57. iSNS 00:02:24
    58. iSNS Functions and Installation 00:01:38
    59. Data Center Bridging 00:02:29
    60. MPIO 00:02:09
    61. Topic G: Configuring File and Folder Sharing in Windows Server 2016 00:00:44
    62. Configuring Sharing in Windows Server 2016 00:01:05
    63. Server Message Block 00:02:18
    64. Configuring SMB Shares 00:03:03
    65. Demo - Configuring SMB Shares 00:09:09
    66. Network File System 00:02:26
    67. Configuring NFS Shares 00:01:54
    68. Chapter 02 Summary 00:03:19
    69. Chapter 02 Review 00:00:10
  4. Chapter 03 - Implementing Hyper-V Virtualization
    1. Chapter 03 Introduction 00:01:28
    2. Topic A: Installing Hyper-V Virtualization 00:00:14
    3. Introducing Hyper-V 00:02:15
    4. New Host Features in Windows Server 2016 00:03:36
    5. New VM Features in Windows Server 2016 00:02:56
    6. Introducing Windows Server Containers 00:02:56
    7. Hyper-V Prerequisites 00:03:01
    8. Nested Virtualization 00:01:52
    9. Demo - Installing the Hyper-V Role 00:09:04
    10. Topic B: Configuring Storage and Networking on Hyper-V Hosts 00:00:30
    11. Using Virtual Hard Disks in Hyper-V 00:01:40
    12. Virtual Hard Formats 00:01:58
    13. Virtual Hard Disk Types 00:03:12
    14. Considerations for Virtual Hard Disks 00:01:57
    15. Fibre Channel in Hyper-V 00:01:07
    16. Choosing Storage for Virtual Machines 00:02:37
    17. Demo - Managing Storage in Hyper-V 00:08:40
    18. Hyper-V Networks 00:02:25
    19. Demo - Creating a Virtual Switch 00:06:23
    20. Considerations for Hyper-V Networks 00:02:58
    21. New Features in Windows Server 2016 00:04:14
    22. Topic C: Configuring and Managing Virtual Machines 00:00:19
    23. Overview of Virtual Machines 00:00:51
    24. Configuration Versions 00:01:19
    25. Generation Versions 00:01:31
    26. Demo - Creating Virtual Machines 00:10:12
    27. Virtual Machine Settings 00:03:13
    28. New Options in Windows Server 2016 00:03:06
    29. Shielded Virtual Machines 00:01:24
    30. Best Practices for Virtual Machines 00:01:51
    31. Overview of Virtual Machine Management 00:00:59
    32. Managing Virtual Machine States 00:01:53
    33. Working with Checkpoints 00:03:11
    34. Importing and Exporting VMs 00:03:05
    35. Windows PowerShell Direct 00:01:31
    36. Chapter 03 Summary 00:01:33
    37. Chapter 03 Review 00:00:10
  5. Chapter 04 - Implementing Windows Containers
    1. Chapter 04 Introduction 00:01:13
    2. Topic A: Understanding Windows Server and Hyper-V Containers 00:00:40
    3. Overview of Windows Server Containers 00:00:40
    4. Concepts and Definitions 00:02:43
    5. Windows Server Containers 00:02:03
    6. Overview of Hyper-V Containers 00:01:27
    7. Benefits of Hyper-V Containers 00:01:32
    8. Usage Scenarios 00:03:44
    9. Installation Requirements 00:01:51
    10. Topic B: Deploying Windows Server and Hyper-V Containers 00:00:45
    11. Deploying Windows Server Containers 00:01:52
    12. Deploying Hyper-V Containers 00:01:31
    13. Managing Containers 00:00:57
    14. Demo - Installing the Containers Feature 00:02:32
    15. Topic C: Using Docker to Install, Configure, and Manage Containers 00:00:13
    16. Overview of Docker 00:01:22
    17. Support for Docker in Windows 00:01:20
    18. Docker Terminology 00:00:56
    19. Docker Toolbox 00:01:56
    20. Docker Solutions 00:01:19
    21. Management of Docker 00:01:17
    22. Overview of Docker Hub 00:02:05
    23. Docker with Microsoft Azure 00:01:32
    24. Chapter 04 Summary 00:01:00
    25. Chapter 04 Review 00:00:10
  6. Chapter 05 - Implementing High Availability
    1. Chapter 05 Introduction 00:03:53
    2. Topic A: Overview of High Availability and Disaster Recovery 00:01:14
    3. Understanding High Availability 00:06:12
    4. Continuous Availability 00:02:14
    5. Business Continuity 00:02:10
    6. Business Continuity Strategies 00:00:35
    7. Demo - Configuring the Quorum 00:03:17
    8. Developing Disaster Recovery Plans 00:03:13
    9. Service Level Agreements 00:04:00
    10. Highly Available Networking 00:02:11
    11. Highly Available Storage 00:02:14
    12. High Availability for Virtual Machines 00:05:38
    13. Understanding Live Migration 00:01:17
    14. Live Migration Process 00:03:44
    15. Hyper-V Replica 00:02:14
    16. Planning for Hyper-V Replica 00:01:33
    17. Implementing Hyper-V Replica 00:01:38
    18. Overview of Windows Backup 00:01:53
    19. Demo - Installing and Configuring Windows Server Backup 00:05:26
    20. Overview of Failover Clustering 00:02:40
    21. High Availability through Failover Clustering 00:00:41
    22. Failover Clustering Terminology 00:01:57
    23. Clustering Types and Categories 00:02:12
    24. Topic B: Implementing Network Load Balancing 00:00:47
    25. Understanding NLB 00:01:51
    26. NLB Operation 00:01:50
    27. NLB Features in Windows Server 2016 00:01:22
    28. NLB Deployment Requirements 00:02:21
    29. Demo - Deploying NLB 00:06:05
    30. NLB Configuration Options 00:02:50
    31. NLB Host Parameters 00:01:25
    32. Network Considerations for NLB 00:01:46
    33. Planning NLB Implementation 00:04:15
    34. Topic C: Planning and Configuring Failover Clustering 00:00:26
    35. The Importance of Planning 00:01:07
    36. Application Considerations 00:01:47
    37. Storage Considerations 00:00:57
    38. Storage Requirements 00:00:48
    39. Hardware Requirements 00:02:04
    40. Network Requirements 00:01:35
    41. Demo - Verifying NIC Capabilities 00:04:19
    42. Additional Planning Considerations 00:03:32
    43. Introducing Quorum 00:02:57
    44. Dynamic Quorum 00:02:27
    45. Testing the Configuration 00:01:08
    46. Creation Process 00:01:41
    47. Demo - Creating a Failover Cluster 00:27:59
    48. Cluster Roles 00:01:27
    49. Common Cluster Management Tasks 00:02:01
    50. Cluster Properties 00:01:12
    51. Failover and Failback Configuration 00:02:26
    52. Storage Configuration 00:01:17
    53. Network Configuration 00:02:41
    54. Configuring Quorum Options 00:01:52
    55. Topic D: Maintaining a Failover Cluster 00:00:40
    56. Overview of Maintaining Failover Clusters 00:00:52
    57. Monitoring Failover Clusters 00:03:20
    58. Backup and Restore 00:02:31
    59. Troubleshooting Failover Clusters 00:02:34
    60. Managing Cluster Communication 00:02:30
    61. Cluster Aware Updating (CAU) 00:02:22
    62. Topic E: Troubleshooting Failover Clustering 00:00:28
    63. Troubleshooting Communication 00:02:51
    64. Troubleshooting Cluster Name Objects 00:01:49
    65. Quorum Issues 00:02:24
    66. Using Event Viewer 00:02:29
    67. Using Windows PowerShell 00:01:26
    68. Topic F: Integrating Failover Clustering and Hyper-V 00:00:15
    69. High Availability Options 00:02:37
    70. Host Clustering Overview 00:03:28
    71. Failover Clustering for Hyper-V in Windows Server 2016 00:01:42
    72. Hyper-V Cluster Components 00:02:19
    73. Hyper-V Failover Cluster Prerequisites 00:02:34
    74. Implementation Process 00:02:12
    75. Cluster Shared Volumes 00:02:35
    76. Configuring a Shared Virtual Hard Disk 00:01:27
    77. Scale Out File Server (SOFS) 00:02:46
    78. SOFS Requirements 00:00:43
    79. Topic G: Configuring Site Availability 00:00:47
    80. Stretch Clustering 00:01:50
    81. Prerequisites for Stretch Clustering 00:02:50
    82. Types of Replication 00:03:18
    83. Overview of Storage Replica 00:01:10
    84. Quorum Modes for Stretch Clusters 00:01:37
    85. Chapter 05 Summary 00:01:48
    86. Chapter 05 Review 00:00:10
  7. Chapter 06 - Maintaining and Monitoring Server Environments
    1. Chapter 06 Introduction 00:02:45
    2. Topic A: Windows Server Update Services 00:01:18
    3. Overview of WSUS 00:03:04
    4. Deployment Options 00:06:04
    5. Server Requirements 00:01:32
    6. Configuring Clients 00:02:40
    7. Administering WSUS 00:01:38
    8. Approving Updates 00:01:44
    9. Demo - Installing and Configuring WSUS 00:15:20
    10. Topic B: Windows PowerShell Desired State Configuration (DSC) 00:00:37
    11. Overview of PowerShell DSC 00:02:52
    12. Requirements for PowerShell DSC 00:03:31
    13. Implementing PowerShell DSC 00:03:20
    14. Topic C: Windows Server 2016 Monitoring Tools 00:00:55
    15. Overview of Monitoring Tools 00:01:54
    16. Using Task Manager 00:02:28
    17. Demo - Using Task Manager 00:04:46
    18. Performance Monitor 00:02:48
    19. Demo - Using Performance Monitor 00:09:31
    20. Monitoring Resources and Reliability 00:02:34
    21. Event Viewer 00:03:40
    22. Demo - Using Event Viewer 00:12:38
    23. Monitoring with Server Manager 00:02:16
    24. Chapter 06 Summary 00:01:13
    25. Chapter 06 Review 00:00:10
    26. Course Closure 00:01:59