Learn Active Directory with Windows Server 2016

The Active Directory with Windows Server 2016 certification path builds your knowledge of Active Directory and prepares you to pass the Identity with Windows Server 2016 (70-742) certification exam.

5 courses  //   54 videos  //   6 hours of training

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Active Directory with Windows Server 2016 training

This learning path teaches you all about managing identities in Active Directory. As you progress through five courses, you’ll learn how Active Directory simplifies requirements to meet security policies and interconnection management, how to configure a secure system, how to set up and use Certificate Services and Federation Services, how Active Directory uses authorization and authentication for external system interactions, how to apply policies and organizational units for a quick response to resource or security issues, and how to manage Active Directory with the Users and Computers console and PowerShell. Upon completion, you’ll have the in-depth knowledge about Active Directory required to pass the Microsoft Identity with Windows Server 2016 certification exam.

Learning path components

Active Directory Custom Practice Exam
Practice Exam
Active Directory Custom Practice Exam

Active Directory Custom Practice Exam

Prepare for your Identity with Windows Server 2016 exam and test your domain knowledge.

Number of questions: 48

Active Directory Skill Assessment
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Active Directory Skill Assessment

Active Directory Skill Assessment

See how your Active Directory with Windows Server 2016 skills stack up against other professionals in your field.

Number of questions: 20

Install and Configure Active Directory Domain Services
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Install and Configure Active Directory Domain Services

Install and Configure Active Directory Domain Services

Get started with Active Directory through this course on installing and configuring Active Directory Domain Services. Take a look at domain controllers, configuration options, managing groups and accounts and more.

15 videos
132 minutes of training

Managing and Maintaining Active Directory Domain Services
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Managing and Maintaining Active Directory Domain Services

Managing and Maintaining Active Directory Domain Services

Explore the intricacies of managing and maintaining AD DS with this course covering MSAs, advanced deployments and more.

15 videos
95 minutes of training

Create and Manage Group Policy
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Create and Manage Group Policy

Create and Manage Group Policy

Keep a tight rein on your system with this course on creating and managing group policies. Explore GPOs, working with templates, preferences and item-level targeting and more.

9 videos
60 minutes of training

Implement Active Directory Certificate Services
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Implement Active Directory Certificate Services

Implement Active Directory Certificate Services

In this course on implementing Active Directory Certificate Services, you'll get to grips with the intricacies of certificates and certificate administration, installation, enrollment and more.

7 videos
53 minutes of training

Implement Active Directory Federation Services
Course
Implement Active Directory Federation Services

Implement Active Directory Federation Services

Round out your study with this course on implementing Active Directory Federation Services, covering AD FS installation, multi-factor authentication and more.

8 videos
37 minutes of training

 

What you’ll learn.

The Identity with Windows Server 2016 certification exam covers five major topics:

  • Install and configure Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS)
  • Manage and Maintain AD DS
  • Create and Manage Group Policy
  • Implement Active Directory Certificate Services (AD CS)
  • Implement Identity Federation and Access Solutions

Who is this for?

Some hands-on experience with Windows Server, Windows-based networking, Active Directory, account management and system recovery tools is recommended. This certification path is designed for:

  • Network administrators
  • Security administrators
  • Cybersecurity specialists
  • Professionals managing resources on domains, forests or interconnections
  • Anyone looking to learn more about Active Directory

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