Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 Administration

Video description

Your complete video course in Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 administration: hands-on skills for real-world success, plus expert prep for your MCSA 70-411 exam!



In this unique video package, top IT instructor/consultant Ed Liberman helps you master the core skills you need to administer Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2, and prepare for your MCSA 70-411 certification exam. Drawing on his experience helping thousands of people supercharge their IT careers, Liberman helps you develop real world skills for success with Windows Server—and even have fun while you learn. Step by step, you'll build and deepen your knowledge of Windows Server 2012 R2 installation, upgrades, and migration; Server Manager and Server Core; roles and features; Active Directory Domain Services; DHCP, DNS, permissions, printing, local storage, Hyper-V, and more. Everything's organized into bite-sized, self-contained sessions, so you can learn key Windows Server 2012 administration skills in as little as five minutes!


About the Instructor

Ed Liberman (MCP, MCSA, MCSE, MCDST, MCT, MCTS, MCITP, A+, Network+, Server+, CWTS, CWNA, CWNT) has worked in technology for more than 20 years. He has been certified in and instructing IT topics since 1998, and has helped thousands of people get started in IT or advance their IT careers. When not teaching, he consults independently with corporations seeking to improve their network infrastructure.


Skill Level

  • Beginner
  • Intermediate

What You Will Learn

  • How to choose and perform the right Windows Server 2012 R2 installation or upgrade for your environment
  • How to configure Windows Server after installation and use the new Server Manager
  • How to work with Windows Server roles, features, and permissions
  • How to install and manage Active Directory Domain Services, including user accounts, groups, computer accounts, and OUs
  • How to set up and manage DNS, DHCP, and print services
  • How to manage local storage, including storage spaces
  • How to implement Hyper-V, administer virtual machine storage, and manage virtual networks

Who Should Take This Course

  • Everyone who wants to manage Windows Server 2012 R2 in production environments, especially those preparing for Microsoft's MCSA 70-411 Administering Windows Server 2012 certification exam

Course Requirements

  • Basic experience with Windows Server system administration


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Product information

  • Title: Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 Administration
  • Author(s):
  • Release date: October 2015
  • Publisher(s): Pearson
  • ISBN: 0133949451