MCSA Windows Server 2016 Study Guide: Exam 70-740

Gain hands-on expertise in passing MCSA 70-740 Windows Server 2016: Installation, Storage, and Compute certification with uCertify Microsoft MCSA 70-740 cert guide with performance-based labs. Performance-based labs simulate real-world, hardware, software & command line interface environments and can be mapped to any text-book, course & training. The complete study guide covers all the objectives of the Microsoft 70-740 exam such as install, upgrade, and migrate servers; create and manage images; implement server storage; install and configure Hyper-V; manage windows containers; maintain and monitor server installations, and so on.

Here's what you will get

The MCSA 70-740 Installation, Storage, and Compute with Windows Server 2016 certification exam verifies that the candidate possesses the fundamental knowledge and proven skills in the area of Microsoft MCSA Windows Server 2016. The Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) - Windows Server 2016 is mainly targeted to those candidates who want to build their career in Windows Server domain and enables them to utilize Windows Server to manage the IT infrastructure. The Microsoft 70-740 exam involves individuals in installation, storage, and computing functionalities accessible in Windows Server 2016. They perform usual tasks such as installation and creating and managing images for deployment.

Lessons
Lessons
10+
Quizzes
90+
Flashcards
332+
Glossary of terms
332+
Test prep
Pre-assessment Questions
60+
Full Length Tests
2+
Post-Assessment Questions
60+
Lab
Performance lab
Learn the real world skills using Live Labs.
45+
Video tutorials
Get interactive learning videos with transcripts and voice-over.
45+
Hours
Signify the duration of video tutorials in labs.
03:19+

Videos and How To..

uCertify course includes videos to help understand concepts. It also includes How Tos that help learners with how to accomplish certain tasks.

Video Lessons
Videos
12+
Minutes
45+
Exam FAQs
What are the prerequisites for this exam? Candidates should have experience with local and server storage solutions including the configuration of disks and volumes, Data Deduplication, High Availability, Disaster Recovery, Storage Spaces Direct, and Failover Clustering solutions.
What is the exam registration fee? USD 165
Where do I take the exam? Pearson VUE
What is the format of the exam? Single choice, multiple choice, drag-and-drop, active screen, build list, case studies, and short answer.
How many questions are asked in the exam? The exam contains 40-60 questions.
What is the duration of the exam? 120 minutes
Where can I find more information about this exam? To know more about the 70-740, click here.
What are the career opportunities after passing this exam?
  • Systems Engineer
  • IT Support Technician
  • Systems Administrator
  • Network Administrator
  • Windows Administrator

Here's what you will learn

  • The Microsoft Certification Program
  • Who Should Read This Course?
  • What’s Inside?
  • What’s Included with the Course
  • Recommended Home Lab Setup
  • Certification Objectives Maps
  • Features and Advantages of Windows Server 2016
  • Planning the Windows Server 2016 Installation
  • Activating and Servicing Windows
  • Using Windows Deployment Services
  • Understanding Features On Demand
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Understanding Automated Deployment Options
  • Deploying Unattended Installations
  • Understanding Hyper-V
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Understanding File Systems
  • Storage in Windows Server 2016
  • Configuring Permissions
  • Configuring Disk Quotas
  • Windows PowerShell
  • Using Server Manager
  • Understanding Data Deduplication
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Hyper-V Overview
  • Hyper-V Installation and Configuration
  • Configuring Virtual Machines
  • PowerShell Commands
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Components of High Availability
  • Achieving High Availability
  • Understanding Network Load Balancing
  • Achieving High Availability with Hyper-V
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Achieving High Availability with Failover Clustering
  • Windows Server 2016 Clustering Features
  • PowerShell Commands for Clustering
  • Implementing Storage Spaces Direct
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Understanding Windows Containers
  • Using PowerShell for Containers
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Configuring Windows Server Updates
  • Understanding Backups
  • PowerShell Commands
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Overview of Windows Server 2016 Performance Monitoring
  • Using Windows Server 2016 Performance Tools
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials

Hands on Activities (Labs)

  • Installing Nano Server 
  • Installing Server 2016 Datacenter (Desktop Experience)
  • Installing Windows through WDS
  • Install Features from a WIM File
  • Installing and Configuring MDT
  • Using the sysprep Command
  • Creating a machine using checkpoint in Hyper-V
  • Installing alpine in Hyper-V
  • Creating Mount Points 
  • Installing MPIO
  • Installing and configuring iSCSI target server
  • Installing the iSNS feature on Windows Server 2016
  • Installing the DCB
  • Setting up Compression on a folder
  • Setting up Encryption on a folder
  • Setting up Permissions on a folder
  • Sharing a folder
  • Installing the NFS Data Store
  • Installing and Creating Disk Quotas using FSRM
  • Installing and Enabling Data Deduplication
  • Converting a FAT32 partition to NTFS
  • Initializing a disk
  • Converting a basic disk into dynamic disk
  • Creating a storage pool
  • Create a Virtual Switch with Internet Access
  • Creating a new virtual hard disk
  • Installing Hyper-V
  • Installing NLB
  • Configuring NLB cluster
  • Installing the Failover Cluster feature
  • Configure Quorum
  • Creating a Cluster
  • Connecting to an existing cluster
  • Adding a node
  • Installing a Scale-Out File server
  • Creating a clustered role
  • Configuring drain on shutdown
  • Installing WSUS server
  • Configuring a GPO for WSUS   
  • Installing Windows Server Backup  
  • Taking a local backup
  • Using Wireshark to monitor network performance     
  • Using Windows Event Viewer 
  • Using MBSA
  • Installing and Configuring SNMP

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