Course Code: M20409

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Microsoft : Server Virtualization with Windows Server Hyper-V and System Center vB


Velisa Africa is the official Global Knowledge partner in Sub-Saharan Africa. Course details : https://www.globalknowledge.co.uk/courses/microsoft/data_center_and_virtualisation/m20409.html

This five day course will provide you with the knowledge and skills required to design and implement Microsoft Server Virtualization solutions using Hyper-V and System Center.

Please note that due to the nature of the lab / environment build delegates may be required to work in pairs.

Pre-Requisites

  • Delegates need to have attended the M20410, and are advised to attend the M20411, before attending this course
  • An understanding of TCP/IP and networking concepts
  • An understanding of different storage technologies and concepts
  • The ability to work in a team/virtual team
  • An understanding of Windows PowerShell

  • Module 1: Evaluating the Environment for Virtualization
  • Overview of Microsoft Virtualization
  • Overview of System Center 2012 R2 Components
  • Evaluating Current Environment for Virtualization
  • Extending Virtualization to the Cloud Environment
  • Lab : Evaluating the Environment for Virtualization
  • Selecting the Appropriate Virtualization Method
  • Assessing the Environment by Using MAP
  • Module 2: Installing and Configuring the Hyper-V Role
  • Installing the Hyper-V Role
  • Managing Hyper-V
  • Configuring Hyper-V Settings
  • Hyper-V Host Storage and Networking
  • Lab : Installing and Configuring the Hyper-V Role
  • Installing the Hyper-V Server Role
  • Configuring Hyper-V Settings
  • Accessing and Managing Hyper-V Remotely
  • Module 3: Creating and Managing Virtual Hard Disks, Virtual Machines, and Checkpoints
  • Creating and Configuring Virtual Hard Disks
  • Creating and Configuring Virtual Machines
  • Installing and Importing Virtual Machines
  • Managing Virtual Machine Checkpoints
  • Monitoring Hyper-V
  • Designing Virtual Machines for Server Roles and Services
  • Lab : Creating and Managing Virtual Hard Disks and Virtual Machines
  • Creating and Managing Virtual Hard Disks
  • Creating and Managing Virtual Machines
  • Lab : Creating and Managing Checkpoints and Monitoring Hyper-V
  • Importing Virtual Machines and Working with Checkpoints Monitoring Hyper-V
  • Module 4: Creating and Configuring Virtual Machine Networks
  • Creating and Using Hyper-V Virtual Switches
  • Advanced Hyper-V Networking Features
  • Configuring and Using Hyper-V Network Virtualization
  • Lab : Creating and Using Hyper-V Virtual Switches
  • Creating and Using Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V Virtual Switches
  • Lab : Creating and Using Advanced Virtual Switch Features
  • Configuring and Using Advanced Virtual Switch Features
  • Lab : Configuring and Testing Hyper-V Network Virtualization Configuring Hyper-V Network Virtualization
  • Module 5: Virtual Machine Movement and Hyper-V Replica
  • Providing High Availability and Redundancy for Virtualization
  • Implementing Virtual Machine Movement
  • Implementing and Managing Hyper-V Replica
  • Lab : Moving Virtual Machine and Configuring Constrained Delegation
  • Moving Hyper-V Storage and Virtual Machines
  • Lab : Configuring and Using Hyper-V Replica
  • Configuring and Managing Hyper-V Replica
  • Module 6: Implementing Failover Clustering with Hyper-V
  • Overview of Failover Clustering
  • Configuring and Using Shared Storage
  • Implementing and Managing Failover Clustering with Hyper-V
  • Lab : Implementing Failover Clustering with Hyper-V
  • Creating a Hyper-V Failover Cluster
  • Managing a Hyper-V Failover Cluster
  • Module 7: Installing and Configuring System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager
  • Integrating System Center and Server Virtualization
  • Overview of VMM
  • Installing VMM
  • Adding Hosts and Managing Host Groups
  • Lab : Installing and Configuring System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager
  • Installing and Configuring System Center 2012 R2 VMM Managing Hosts and Host Groups
  • Module 8: Managing the Networking and Storage Infrastructure in System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager
  • Managing Networking Infrastructure Managing Storage Infrastructure
  • Managing Infrastructure Updates
  • Lab : Network Infrastructure Management
  • Implementing a Network Infrastructure
  • Lab : Managing Infrastructure Storage
  • Implementing a Storage Infrastructure
  • Lab : Infrastructure Updates Management
  • Managing Infrastructure Updates
  • Module 9: Creating and Managing Virtual Machines by Using Microsoft System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager
  • Virtual Machine Management Tasks in VMM
  • Creating, Cloning, and Converting Virtual Machines
  • Overview of Virtual Machine Updating
  • Lab : Creating and Managing Virtual Machines by Using System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager
  • Creating a Virtual Machine and Modifying Its Properties
  • Cloning a Virtual Machine
  • Module 10: Configuring and Managing the Microsoft System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager Library and Library Objects
  • Overview of the Virtual Machine Manager Library
  • Working With Profiles and Templates
  • Lab : Configuring and Managing the Microsoft System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager Library and Library Objects
  • Configuring and Managing the Virtual Machine Manager Library
  • Creating and Managing Profiles and Templates
  • Module 11: Managing Clouds in Microsoft System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager
  • Introduction to Clouds
  • Creating and Managing a Cloud
  • Working With User Roles in Virtual Machine Manager
  • Lab : Managing Clouds in Microsoft System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager
  • Creating a Cloud
  • Working With User Roles
  • Deploying Virtual Machines to a Private Cloud
  • Module 12: Managing Services in Microsoft System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager and App Controller
  • Understanding Services in VMM
  • Creating and Managing Services in VMM
  • Using App Controller
  • Lab : Managing Services in System Center 2012 R2 VMM and App Controller
  • Creating a Service Template
  • Deploying a Service and Updating a Service Template
  • Configuring App Controller
  • Deploying a Virtual Machine in App Controller
  • Module 13: Protecting and Monitoring Virtualization Infrastructure
  • Overview of Backup and Restore Options for Virtual Machines
  • Protecting Virtualization Infrastructure by Using DPM
  • Using Operations Manager for Monitoring and Reporting
  • Integrating VMM with Operations Manager
  • Lab : Monitoring and Reporting Virtualization Infrastructure
  • Implementing Microsoft System Center 2012 R2 Operations Manager Agents
  • Configuring Operations Manager Monitoring Components
  • Configuring Operations Manager Integration with System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager (VMM)
  • Evaluate an organization’s virtualization requirements and plan for server virtualization.
  • Install and configure the Hyper-V server role.
  • Create virtual machines, create and manage virtual hard disks and work with snapshots.
  • Create and configure virtual machine networks in a Hyper-V environment.
  • Implement virtual machine movement and Hyper-V Replica.
  • Provide high availability for Hyper-V environment by implementing failover clustering.
  • Manage virtual environment by using System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager.
  • Manage networking and storage infrastructure in Virtual Machine Manager.
  • Configure and manage Virtual Machine Manager library and library objects.
  • Create and manage virtual machines by using Virtual Machine Manager.
  • Create and manage clouds by using System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager.
  • Create and manage services in System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager.
  • Protect virtualization infrastructure by using Windows Server Backup and Data Protection Manager.
  • This course is intended for IT professionals who are responsible for designing, implementing, managing, and maintaining a virtualization infrastructure or are interested in learning about current Microsoft Virtualization technologies.
  • The secondary audience for this course includes IT decision makers who will determine which virtualization product to implement in their data centers.
  • Course 20410B - Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012
  • Course 20411B - Administering Windows Server 2012