ExpiredIdentity with Windows Server 2016

Lorie Gregorchuk

  • April 17, 2017 - April 21, 2017
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • June 5, 2017 - June 9, 2017
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • March 6, 2017 - March 10, 2017
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Course Delivery: Online Live                                                                         Course Length: 5 days

Overview: This course teaches IT Pros how to deploy and configure Active Directory Domain Services in a distributed environment, how to implement Group Policy, how to perform backup & restore, & how to troubleshoot Active Directory–related issues.

Prerequisites: Before attending this course, students must have some exposure to and experience with AD DS concepts and technologies in Windows Server 2012 or Windows Server 2016; Experience working with and configuring Windows Server 2012 or Windows Server 2016; Experience and an understanding of core networking technologies such as IP addressing, name resolution, and Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP); Experience working with and an understanding of Microsoft Hyper-V and basic server virtualization concepts; An awareness of basic security best practices; Hands-on working experience with Windows client operating systems such as Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, or Windows 10; Basic experience with the Windows PowerShell command-line interface.

Target Audience: This course is primarily intended for existing IT professionals who have some AD DS knowledge and experience and who aim to develop knowledge about identity and access technologies in Windows Server 2016. The secondary audience for this course includes IT professionals who are looking to consolidate their knowledge about AD DS and related technologies, in addition to IT professionals who want to prepare for the 70-742 exam.

Course Objectives: Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Install and configure domain controllers.
  • Manage objects in AD DS by using graphical tools and Windows PowerShell.
  • Implement AD DS in complex environments.
  • Implement AD DS sites, and configure and manage replication.
  • Implement and manage Group Policy Objects (GPOs).
  • Manage user settings by using GPOs.
  • Secure AD DS and user accounts.
  • Implement and manage a certificate authority (CA) hierarchy with AD CS.
  • Deploy and manage certificates.
  • Implement and administer AD FS.
  • Implement and administer Active Directory Rights Management Services (AD RMS).
  • Implement synchronization between AD DS and Azure AD.
  • Monitor, troubleshoot, and establish business continuity for AD DS services.

Course Outline:

Installing & Configuring DCs

Overview of AD DS

Overview of AD DS DCs

Deploying DCs

Lab: Deploying and administering AD DS

Managing Objects in AD DS

Managing user accounts

Managing groups in AD DS

Managing computer accounts

Using Windows PowerShell for AD DS administration

Implementing and managing organizational units

Lab: Deploying and administering AD DS

Lab: Administering AD DS

Advanced AD DS Infrastructure Management

Overview of advanced AD DS deployments

Deploying a distributed AD DS environment

Configuring AD DS trusts

Lab: Domain and trust management in AD DS

Implementing & Administering AD DS Sites & Replication

Overview of AD DS replication

Configuring AD DS sites

Configuring and monitoring AD DS replication

Lab: Managing and implementing AD DS sites and replication

Implementing Group Policy

Introducing Group Policy

Implementing and administering GPOs

Group Policy scope and Group Policy processing

Troubleshooting the application of GPOs

Lab: Implementing a Group Policy infrastructure

Lab: Troubleshooting a Group Policy Infrastructure

Managing User Settings with GPOs

Implementing administrative templates

Configuring Folder Redirection and scripts

Configuring Group Policy preferences

Lab: Managing user settings with GPOs

Securing AD DS


Securing domain controllers

Implementing account security

Audit authentication

Configuring managed service accounts (MSAs)

Lab: Securing AD DS

Deploying & Managing AD CS

Deploying CAs

Administering CAs

Troubleshooting and maintaining CAs

Lab: Deploying and configuring a two-tier CA hierarchy

Deploying & Managing Certificates

Deploying and managing certificate templates

Managing certificate deployment, revocation, and recovery

Using certificates in a business environment Implementing and managing smart cards

Lab: Deploying certificates

Implementing & Administering AD FS

Overview of AD FS

AD FS requirements and planning

Deploying and configuring AD FS

Overview of Web Application Proxy

Lab: Implementing AD FS

Implementing & Administering AD RMS

Overview of AD RMS

Deploying and managing an AD RMS infrastructure

Configuring AD RMS content protection

Lab: Implementing an AD RMS infrastructure

Implementing AD DS Synchronization with Azure AD

Planning and preparing for directory synchronization

Implementing directory synchronization by using Azure AD Connect

Managing identities with directory synchronization

Lab: Configuring directory synchronization

Monitoring, Managing, & Recovering AD DS

Monitoring AD DS

Managing the AD DS database

Recovering AD DS objects

Lab: Recovering objects in AD DS


Lorie GregorchukExpiredIdentity with Windows Server 2016