Networking With Windows Server 2016 Training Course

Learn How To Use Advanced Networking Technologies In Windows Server 2016


Our 5-day Networking With Windows Server 2016 training course provide the fundamental networking skills required to deploy and support Windows Server 2016 in most organisations. It covers IP fundamentals, remote access technologies and more advanced content including Software Defined Networking.

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5 Days
£2345Excl. VAT

Course Outline

Module 1: Planning And implementing An IPv4 Network

This module also explains how to use fundamental networking tools and techniques to configure and troubleshoot IPv4-based networks.

  • Planning IPv4 Addressing
  • Configuring An IPv4 Host
  • Managing And Troubleshooting IPv4 Network Connectivity
  • Lab: Planning An IPv4 Network
  • Planning The IPv4 Address Assignments
  • Lab: Implementing And Troubleshooting An IPv4 Network
  • Verifying IPv4
  • Troubleshooting IPv4

Module 2: Implementing DHCP

This module explains how to plan and implement DHCP to support the IPv4 infrastructure.

  • Overview Of The DHCP Server Role
  • Deploying DHCP
  • Managing And Troubleshooting DHCP
  • Lab: Implementing DHCP
  • Planning A DHCP Server Implementation
  • Implementing The DHCP Configuration
  • Validating The DHCP Implementation

Module 3: Implementing IPv6

This module explains how to implement IPv6, and how to integrate IPv6 and IPv4 networks.

  • Overview Of IPv6 addressing
  • Configuring An IPv6 host
  • Implementing IPv6 And IPv4 Coexistence
  • Transitioning From IPv4 To IPv6
  • Lab: Configuring And Evaluating IPv6 Transition Technologies
  • Reviewing The Default IPv6 Configuration
  • Implementing DHCPv6
  • Configuring Network Integration By Using ISATAP
  • Configuring Native IPv6 Connectivity
  • Configuring 6to4 Connectivity

Module 4: Implementing DNS

This module explains how to install, configure, and troubleshoot DNS within the organization’s network.

  • Implementing DNS Servers
  • Configuring Zones In DNS
  • Configuring Name Resolution Between DNS Zones
  • Configuring DNS Integration With Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS)
  • Configuring Advanced DNS Settings
  • Lab: Planning And Implementing Name Resolution By Using DNS
  • Planning DNS Name Resolution
  • Implementing DNS Servers And Zones
  • Lab: Integrating DNS With Active Directory
  • Integrating DNS With Active Directory
  • Lab: Configuring Advanced DNS Settings
  • Configuring DNS Policies
  • Validating The DNS Implementation
  • Troubleshooting DNS

Module 5: Implementing And Managing IPAM

This module explains how to implement and manage the IPAM feature in Windows Server 2016. This module also explains how to use IPAM to manage services such as DHCP and DNS.

  • Overview Of IPAM
  • Deploying IPAM
  • Managing IP Address Spaces By Using IPAM
  • Lab: Implementing IPAM
  • Installing The IPAM Server Feature
  • Provisioning The IPAM Server
  • Managing IP Address Spaces By Using IPAM

    Module 6: Remote Access In Windows Server 2016

    This module explains how to plan for remote access in Windows Server 2016 and how to implement Web Application Proxy.

    • Overview Of Remote Access
    • Implementing The Web Application Proxy
    • Lab: Implementing Web Application Proxy
    • Implementing Web Application Proxy
    • Validating The Web Application Proxy Deployment

    Module 7: Implementing DirectAccess

    This module explains how to implement and manage DirectAccess in Windows Server 2016.

    • Overview Of DirectAccess
    • Implementing DirectAccess By Using The Getting Started Wizard
    • Implementing And managing An Advanced DirectAccess Infrastructure
    • Lab: Implementing DirectAccess By Using The Getting Started Wizard
    • Verifying Readiness For A DirectAccess Deployment
    • Configuring DirectAccess
    • Validating The DirectAccess Deployment
    • Lab: Deploying An Advanced DirectAccess Solution
    • Preparing The Environment For DirectAccess
    • Implementing The Advanced DirectAccess Infrastructure
    • Validating The DirectAccess Deployment

    Module 8: Implementing VPNs

    This module explains how to implement and manage remote access in Windows Server 2016 by using VPNs.

    • Planning VPNs
    • Implementing VPNs
    • Lab: Implementing VPN
    • Implementing VPN
    • Validating the VPN Deployment
    • Troubleshooting VPN Access

    Module 9: Implementing Networking For Branch Offices

    This module explains how to implement network services for branch offices.

    • Networking Features And Considerations For Branch Offices
    • Implementing Distributed File System (DFS) For Branch Offices
    • Implementing BranchCache For Branch Offices
    • Lab: Implementing DFS For Branch Offices
    • Implementing DFS
    • Validating The Deployment
    • Lab: Implementing BranchCache
    • Implementing BranchCache
    • Validating The Deployment

    Module 10: Configuring Advanced Networking Features

    This module explains how to implement an advanced networking infrastructure.

    • Overview Of High Performance Networking Features
    • Configuring Of Advanced Microsoft Hyper-V Networking Features
    • Lab: Configuring Advanced Hyper-V Networking Features
    • Creating And Using Hyper-V Virtual Switches
    • Configuring And Using The Advanced Features Of A Virtual Switch

    Module 11: Implementing Software Defined Networking

    This module explains how to implement SDN.

    • Overview Of SDN
    • Implementing Network Virtualization
    • Implementing Network Controller
    • Lab: Deploying Network Controller
    • Preparing To Deploy Network Controller
    • Deploying Network Controller


    Our Networking With Windows Server 2016 training course will provide insight into core and advanced networking technologies in Windows Server 2016.

    About the Course

    Our Networking With Windows Server 2016 training course is ideal for IT Professional who are looking to take the MCSA 70-741: Networking With Windows Server 2016 examination.

    Who Should Attend

    • Network Administrators Who Are Looking To Reinforce Existing Skills And Learn About New Networking Technology Changes And Functionality In Windows Server 2016
    • System Or Infrastructure Administrator With General Networking Knowledge Who Are Looking To Gain Core And Advanced Networking Knowledge And Skills On Windows Server 2016

    Materials Provided

    • Full Materials Including Comprehensive Course Workbook
    • Highly Skilled And Knowledgeable Tutors
    • Refreshments

    Organisational Benefits

    1. Stay Ahead Of The Competition

    The business world is continuously changing, organisations will need to provide their staff through their careers, if you choose to not provide continuous training then you will find it difficult to stay ahead of the competition.

    2. Motivated Employees

    It will keep your employees motivated and new skills and knowledge can help reduce boredom. It also demonstrates that you value your staff enough to invest in them and their development.

    3. Save Money

    Windows Server 2016 training courses are cost effective, it is cheaper to train existing employees compared to recruiting new employees with the skills that you require and it helps your staff to become more efficient in their role.

    Individual Benefits

    1. Getting Hired

    A Windows Server 2016 certification will certainly give you an advantage when hiring managers look at your resume. Competition for IT jobs can be stiff and having a certification is a significant advantage compared to those who do not have one. In fact, a certification can be a qualified for a position. Keep in mind that when two other equal candidates are vying for the same job, the one has the Windows Server 2016 training or certification will have the edge over the candidate who does not.

    2. Job Retention

    In a volatile economic environment, organisations are always looking for ways to cut cost and that may mean that jobs are on the line. This is when having Windows Server 2016 certifications can mean the difference between keeping your job and having to seek a new one. Windows Server 2016 training will demonstrate that you are determined to enhance your skill set and knowledge which benefits you and your employer. The bottom line is that you need to invest in yourself.

    3. Promotions

    If you want to move up the corporate ladder or into a better, higher-paying job within your organisation then you will need to learn new technologies or enhance the skills you currently possess. There is no better way to show this than to a new certification or progress further up the certification chain in a current area of expertise.


    • Experience Working With Windows Server 2008 Or Windows Server 2012
    • Experience Working A Windows Server Infrastructure Enterprise Environment
    • Knowledge Of The Open Systems Interconnection (OSI) Model
    • Understanding Of Code Networking Infrastructure Components And Technologies Such As Cabling, Routers, Hubs And Switches
    • Familiarity With Networking Topologies And Architectures Such As Local Area Networks (LANs), Wide Area Networks (WANs) And Wireless Networking
    • Some Basic Knowledge Of The TCP/IP Protocol Stack, Addressing And Name Resolution
    • Experience With And Knowledge Of Hyper-V And Virtualization
    • Hands-On Experience Working With The Windows Client Operating Systems Such As Windows 8.1 Or Windows 10


    There is no formal prereading that you need to complete prior to this training course.

    Exam Overview

    Please Note: You must book the MCSA 70-741: Networking With Windows Server 2016 exam separately.

    Exam Type

    Proctored Exam

    Professional Development Units - PDUs

    There are no Professional Qualification Credits associated with this training course.


    The Networking With Windows Server 2016 Certification

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    At the end of this Networking With Windows Server 2016 training course you will be able to:

    • Plan And Implement An IPv4 Network
    • Implement Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
    • Implement IPv6
    • Implement Domain Name System (DNS)
    • Implement And Manage IP Address Management (IPAM)
    • Plans For Remote Access
    • Implement DirectAccess
    • Implement Virtual Private Networks (VPNs)
    • Implement Networking For Branch Offices
    • Configure Advanced Networking Features
    • Implement Software Defined Networking

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