Microsoft MCSA 70-742 Course & Labs

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This product will be available from 31-Jan-2019

Gear up to prepare for the Microsoft MCSA 70-742 exam with the Identity with Windows Server 2016 course and 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 course and labs offer complete coverage of the 70-742 exam objectives and provides knowledge and skills on planning, implementing, and managing Group Policy; implementing software deployment; verifying network connectivity; and much more. The study guide is designed to provide all the basic and advanced concepts of Active Directories with its interactive learning resources.

Here's what you will get

Microsoft MCSA 70-742 certification exam focuses on the identity functionality in Windows Server 2016. It covers the installation and configuration of Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS), in addition to Group Policy implementation for non-Nano Server environments. It also covers functionality such as Active Directory Certificate Services (AD CS), Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS), and Web Application proxy implementations.

Exam FAQs
What is the exam registration fee? USD 165
Where do I take the exam? Pearson VUE
How many questions are asked in the exam? The exam contains 40-60 questions.
What is the duration of the exam? 120 minutes
What is the passing score? 700
What is the exam's retake policy?

Here are the retake policies:

  • If a candidate achieves a passing score in the exam, the candidate cannot take the exam again.
  • If a candidate does not achieve a passing score in the exam the first time, the candidate must wait at least 24 hours before resitting the exam.
  • If a candidate does not achieve a passing score the second time, the candidate must wait at least 14 days before retaking the exam for the third time. Same applies with fourth and fifth exam retakes.
  • A candidate may not take a given exam any more than five times per 12 months. This 12-month period starts the day of the fifth unsuccessful exam retake. To take a given exam more than five times per year, a candidate must submit a request and obtain prior permission from Microsoft.
Where can I find more information about this exam? To know more about the 70-742, click target='_blank'>here.
What are the career opportunities after passing this exam?
  • Server Administrator
  • Technical Consultant
  • System Administrator

Here's what you will learn

  • The Microsoft Certification Program
  • Who Should Read This Book?
  • What’s Inside?
  • What’s Included with the Book
  • Recommended Home Lab Setup
  • Certification Objectives Maps
  • Verifying the File System
  • Verifying Network Connectivity
  • Understanding Domain and Forest Functionality
  • Planning the Domain Structure
  • Installing Active Directory
  • Verifying Active Directory Installation
  • Creating and Configuring Application Data Partitions
  • Configuring DNS Integration with Active Directory
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Active Directory Overview
  • An Overview of OUs
  • Planning the OU Structure
  • Creating OUs
  • Managing OUs
  • Troubleshooting OUs
  • Creating and Managing Active Directory Objects
  • Using Group Policy for Security
  • Publishing Active Directory Objects
  • Using the Command Prompt for Active Directory Configuration
  • PowerShell for Active Directory
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Overview of Network Planning
  • Overview of Active Directory Replication and Sites
  • Implementing Sites and Subnets
  • Configuring Replication
  • Monitoring and Troubleshooting Active Directory Replication
  • Reasons for Creating Multiple Domains
  • Creating Domain Trees and Forests
  • Demoting a Domain Controller
  • Managing Multiple Domains
  • Maintain Active Directory
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Introducing Group Policy
  • Planning a Group Policy Strategy
  • Implementing Group Policy
  • Managing Group Policy
  • Deploying Software Through a GPO
  • Implementing Software Deployment
  • Configuring Software Deployment Settings
  • Troubleshooting Group Policies
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Features of Windows Server 2016 Certificate Services
  • PowerShell for AD CS
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Implement Active Directory Federation Services
  • Workplace Join
  • Active Directory Rights Management Services
  • Configuring a Web Application Proxy
  • PowerShell Commands
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials

Hands on Activities (Labs)

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Microsoft MCSA 70-742 Course & Labs
ISBN : 9781616910006