• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

The modern data center has very specific requirements for physical and virtual machine management, self-service, business continuity, automation, and monitoring and reporting. This course looks at how System Center 2012 R2 addresses those requirements. It also looks at deploying updates using WSUS and System Center Configuration Manager 2012 R2. This course is part of a series of Skillsoft courses that cover the objectives for exam 70-414: Implementing an Advanced Server Infrastructure. This exam is required for the MCSE Server Infrastructure certification.

Learning Objectives

System Center and the Data Center

  • identify the benefits of implementing virtualized data center infrastructures
  • match each System Center 2012 R2 tool with the requirement it fulfils

Designing Update Infrastructure

  • sequence the steps for managing update deployment with WSUS
  • configure an existing Software Update Point
  • configure updates in System Center 2012 R2 VMM
  • manage updates with System Center 2012 R2

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the NICE Framework Task, Knowledge, and Skill statements identified within the indicated NICE Framework component(s):

Specialty Areas

  • Network Services
  • Systems Administration
  • Systems Development