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Windows

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Exam Ref 70-740
Prepare for Microsoft Exam 70-740—and help demonstrate your real-world mastery of Windows Server 2016 installation, storage, and compute features and capabilities. Designed for experienced IT professionals ready to advance their status, Exam Ref focuses on the critical-thinking and decision-making acumen more » needed for success at the MCSA level. Focus on the expertise measured by these objectives: • Install Windows Servers in host and compute environments • Implement storage solutions • Implement Hyper-V • Implement Windows containers • Implement high availability • Maintain and monitor server environments This Microsoft Exam Ref: • Organizes its coverage by exam objectives • Features strategic, what-if scenarios to challenge you • Assumes you have experience working with Windows Server in an enterprise environment; are familiar with core networking infrastructure, topologies, architectures, and protocols; and have experience with Windows clients and virtualization About the Exam Exam 70-740 focuses on the skills and knowledge necessary to implement and configure storage and compute features and functionality in Windows Server 2016. About Microsoft Certification Passing this exam earns you credit toward a Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) certification that demonstrates your mastery of core Windows Server 2016 skills for reducing IT costs and delivering more business value. Exam 70-741 (Networking with Windows Server 2016) and Exam 70-742 (Identity with Windows Server 2016) are also required for MCSA: Windows Server 2016 certification. See full details at: microsoft.com/learning « less
2017
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ABOUT THIS BOOK * This book helps you gain a fresh perspective through a recipe-based approach on the new Microsoft Server 2016 Hyper-V * Over 80 recipes to help you master the administrative tasks of Hyper-V and get to grips with advanced solutions and techniques for virtualization * These hands-on more » advanced recipes will help you deploy, maintain, and upgrade Hyper-V virtual machines WHO THIS BOOK IS FOR This book is for Hyper-V administrators who are looking to take advantage of all exciting new features that Microsoft Server 2016 Hyper-V has to offer. WHAT YOU WILL LEARN * Install and manage Hyper-V in Full, Server Core, and Nano Server * Get to know how to migrate and upgrade physical and virtual machines * Configure disks, network, memory, security, and auditing settings for virtual machines * Take a deep dive into high availability and disaster recovery * Save time and money by getting to grips with PowerShell automation * Understand the new features around network and nested virtualization, distributed storage QoS, Hyper-V Replica, and much more * Gain a full view of your virtual machines and host servers through monitoring, reporting, and troubleshooting tips IN DETAIL Hyper-V is a Windows-based, very cost-effective virtualization solution with easy-to-use and well-known administrative consoles. With this book on your side you will master the worlds of Hyper-V deployment, migration, and management by learning tips, tricks, and best practices, especially when it comes to advanced-level tasks. You will learn how to quickly deploy and automate multiple VMs, and support Hyper-V clusters through different installation methods. You will learn the concepts efficiently with the help of up-to-date real-world examples and improve the scalability and efficiency of large-scale VM deployments with Nano Server. By the end of this book, you will be an ace Windows Server 2016 Hyper-V with the skills needed to administer and manage it effectively and survive in the brave new world of mobile-first, cloud-first. Further, take advantage of bonus appendix explaining Hyper-V and backup architecture and the difference between versions. STYLE AND APPROACH This advanced-level book provides step-by-step recipes on real-world examples so you can get practical, hands-on experience of the subjects. « less
2017
Microsoft Exam 70-741 is for IT Pros interested in enhancing their skills for the latest version of Windows Server. This exam validates skills and knowledge for configuring advanced tasks required to deploy, manage, and maintain a Windows Server 2016 infrastructure, such as fault tolerance, certificate more » services, and identity federation. Passing this exam along with two other exams is required for MCSA and MCSE certifications. The Exam Ref is the official study guide for Microsoft certification exam 70-741. Featuring concise, objective-by-objective reviews and strategic case scenarios and Thought Experiments, exam candidates get professional-level preparation for the exam. The Exam Ref helps candidates maximize their performance on the exam and sharpen their job-role skills. It organizes material by the exam's objective domains Focus is on the skills measured on the exam: • Implement Domain Name System (DNS) • Implement DHCP • Implement IP Address Management (IPAM) • Implement network connectivity and remote access solutions • Implement core and distributed network solutions • Implement an advanced network infrastructure This Microsoft Exam Ref: •Organizes its coverage by the “Skills measured” posted on the exam webpage •Features strategic, what-if scenarios to challenge you •Points to in-depth material by topic for exam candidates needing additional review •Assumes you are an IT pro looking to validate your skills in and knowledge of installing and configuring Windows Server 2016 « less
2016
About the Book: Prepare for Microsoft Exam 70-743—and demonstrate that your skills are upgraded for Windows Server 2016. Designed for experienced IT pros ready to advance their status, this Exam Ref focuses on the critical-thinking and decision-making acumen needed for success at the MCSA level. Focus more » on the skills measured on the exam: •Install Windows servers in host and compute environments •Implement storage solutions •Implement Hyper-V •Implement Windows containers •Implement high availability •Implement Domain Name System (DNS) •Implement IP Address Management (IPAM) •Implement network connectivity and remote access solutions •Implement an advanced network infrastructure •Install and configure Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) •Implement identity federation and access solutions This Microsoft Exam Ref: •Organizes its coverage by the “Skills measured” posted on the exam webpage •Features strategic, what-if scenarios to challenge you •Points to in-depth material by topic for exam candidates needing additional review •Assumes you are an IT pro looking to validate your skills in and knowledge of installing and configuring Windows Server 2016 « less
2016
Prepare for Microsoft Exam 70-744–and help demonstrate your real-world mastery of securing Windows Server 2016 environments. Designed for experienced IT professionals ready to advance their status, Exam Ref focuses on the critical-thinking and decision-making acumen needed for success at the MCSE level. Focus more » on the expertise measured by these objectives: • Implement server hardening solutions • Secure a virtualization infrastructure • Secure a network infrastructure • Manage privileged identities • Implement threat detection solutions • Implement workload-specific security This Microsoft Exam Ref: • Organizes its coverage by exam objectives • Features strategic, what-if scenarios to challenge you • Assumes you have experience as a Windows Server administrator and an understanding of basic networking and Hyper-V virtualization fundamentals, Active Directory Domain Services principles, and Windows Server security principles « less
2016
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2016
Technical Preview
Get a head start evaluating Windows Server 2016–guided by the experts. Based on Technical Preview 4, John McCabe and the Windows Server team introduce the new features and capabilities, with practical insights on how Windows Server 2016 can meet the needs of your business. Get the early, high-level overview more » you need to begin preparing your deployment now! « less
2016
ABOUT THIS BOOK * In-depth coverage of new features of Windows Server 2016 * Gain the necessary skills and knowledge to design and implement Microsoft Server 2016 in enterprise environment * Know how you can support your medium to large enterprise and leverage your experience in administering Microsoft more » Server 2016, * A practical guide to administering Windows server 2016 WHO THIS BOOK IS FOR The book is targeted at System Administrators and IT professionals who would like to design and deploy Windows Server 2016 (physical and logical) Enterprise infrastructure. Previous experience of Windows Server operating systems and familiarity with networking concepts is assumed. System administrators who are upgrading or migrating to Windows Server 2016 would also find this book useful. WHAT YOU WILL LEARN * Familiarize yourself with Windows Server 2016's ideology, the core of most datacenters running today * Learn the new functions and benefits provided only by the new Windows Server 2016 * Get comfortable working with Nano Server and Server Core * Secure your network with new technologies in Windows Server 2016 * Harden your Windows Servers to help keep those bad guys out! * Use new built-in integration with Docker with this latest release of Windows Server 2016 * Virtualize your datacenter with Hyper-V IN DETAIL Mastering Windows Server 2016 covers all aspects of administration-level tasks and activities required to gain expertise in Microsoft Windows Server 2016. You will begin with installing and managing Windows Server 2016 and discover some tips for adapting to the new server management ideology, which is all about centralized monitoring and configuration. You will learn about networking in this new operating system, along with Software-Defined Networking. You will start using PowerShell as a central platform for performing many of the functions that are discussed in this book. You will learn about the new built-in integration with Docker with this latest release of Windows Server 2016. Also included is powerful information about the remote access technologies available in this OS, as well as guidelines for virtualizing your datacenter with Hyper-V. By the end of this book, you will have all the ammunition required to start planning for and implementing Windows Server 2016. « less
2016
Exam 70-697
Prepare for a career in network administration using Microsoft Windows 10 with the real-world examples and hands-on activities that reinforce key concepts in MICROSOFT SPECIALIST GUIDE TO MICROSOFT WINDOWS 10. This book also features troubleshooting tips for solutions to common problems that you will more » encounter in Windows 10 administration. This book's in-depth study focuses on all of the functions and features of installing, configuring, and maintaining Windows 10 as a client operating system. Activities let you experience first-hand the processes involved in Windows 10 configuration and management. Review Questions reinforce concepts and help you prepare for the Microsoft certification exam. Case Projects offer a real-world perspective on the concepts introduced in each chapter, helping you prepare for even the most challenging situations that must be managed in a live networking environment. « less
2016
Optimize Windows system reliability and performance with Sysinternals IT pros and power users consider the free Windows Sysinternals tools indispensable for diagnosing, troubleshooting, and deeply understanding the Windows platform. In this extensively updated guide, Sysinternals creator Mark Russinovich more » and Windows expert Aaron Margosis help you use these powerful tools to optimize any Windows system’s reliability, efficiency, performance, and security. The authors first explain Sysinternals’ capabilities and help you get started fast. Next, they offer in-depth coverage of each major tool, from Process Explorer and Process Monitor to Sysinternals’ security and file utilities. Then, building on this knowledge, they show the tools being used to solve real-world cases involving error messages, hangs, sluggishness, malware infections, and much more. Windows Sysinternals creator Mark Russinovich and Aaron Margosis show you how to: * Use Process Explorer to display detailed process and system information * Use Process Monitor to capture low-level system events, and quickly filter the output to narrow down root causes * List, categorize, and manage software that starts when you start or sign in to your computer, or when you run Microsoft Office or Internet Explorer * Verify digital signatures of files, of running programs, and of the modules loaded in those programs * Use Autoruns, Process Explorer, Sigcheck, and Process Monitor features that can identify and clean malware infestations * Inspect permissions on files, keys, services, shares, and other objects * Use Sysmon to monitor security-relevant events across your network * Generate memory dumps when a process meets specified criteria * Execute processes remotely, and close files that were opened remotely * Manage Active Directory objects and trace LDAP API calls * Capture detailed data about processors, memory, and clocks * Troubleshoot unbootable devices, file-in-use errors, unexplained communication, and many other problems * Understand Windows core concepts that aren’t well-documented elsewhere « less
2016