First Look: Getting Started with Server Management in Windows Server 2008 Hands on Lab

Code: 6409
Course duration: 1 days

6409: First Look: Getting Started with Server Management in Windows Server 2008 (1 Day)

About This Hands-On Lab

Note: This is a companion lab for First Look Clinic 6408B – First Look: Getting Started with Server Management in Windows Server 2008.

This one and one-half–hour lab provides hands-on experience with the following Windows Server 2008 Server Management functionalities:

  • Server Manager Overview
  • Server Core Installation
  • Windows PowerShell
  • Windows Remote Management

Audience Profile

IT professionals currently experienced on the technologies included in Microsoft Windows Server 2000 and/or Windows Server 2003, and who hold an MCSE or MCSA certification and/or equivalent knowledge.

At Hands-On Lab Completion

After completing this lab, you will be able to:

  • Use Server Manager to perform initial tasks necessary to complete installation of Windows Server 2008
  • Use Server Manager to configure roles and features and monitor server status
  • Explore the Windows PowerShell environment
  • Use WinRM to perform computer management
  • Implement a Server Core scenario

Hands-On Lab Outline

Exercise 1: Using Server Manager

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Install and configure additional roles
  • Install additional features
  • Remove roles and configure additional features
  • Troubleshoot and prepare for disaster recovery by using Server Manager

Exercise 2: Using Windows PowerShell

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Obtain help in Windows PowerShell
  • Use cmdlets for Windows PowerShell
  • Create aliases for Windows PowerShell
  • Create functions for Windows PowerShell
  • Navigate the directory structure using Windows PowerShell
  • Navigate the registry using Windows PowerShell
  • Navigate the certificate store using Windows PowerShell
  • Create drive mapping using Windows PowerShell
  • Query WMI objects using Windows PowerShell

Exercise 3: Implementing Windows Server 2008 Server Core

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Set a password for the local Administrator account
  • Set Static IP Address
  • Join a Domain
  • Examine the Windows Firewall
  • Install DNS and DHCP roles
  • Enable Terminal Server Administrator connections

Exercise 4: Managing Computers Using Windows Remote Management (WinRM)

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Configure the WinRM service
  • Perform a GET operation
  • Perform an Enumerate operation
  • Perform an Invoke operation
  • Perform a PUT operation
  • Perform a Remote Shell operation

Guaranteed to Run

2018-03-07 09:00 to 2018-03-09 17:00
Fort Lauderdale, Florida (Virtual Instructor-Led)
2017-12-11 09:00 to 2017-12-15 17:00
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2017-12-04 09:00 to 2017-12-08 17:00
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2017-12-04 09:00 to 2017-12-08 17:00
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2017-11-27 09:00 to 2017-12-01 17:00
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2017-11-27 08:00 to 2017-12-01 17:15
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