Windows Server Administration Fundamentals

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Did you know, 91% of hiring managers consider certification as part of their hiring requirements? IT Professionals who are new to the industry need a strong foundational understanding of the fundamentals before moving on towards more challenging technology certifications. This book covers everything you need to know about understanding how to manage windows servers and storage along with monitoring and troubleshooting servers as well. Written to the Windows Server Administration Fundamentals MTA Certification, it is a recommended entry point into IT certification.


This book covers the basics of Windows Server Administration. Each chapter closes with a quiz to make sure you can practice exam questions and test your knowledge begore moving to the next section. We start by discussing what a server is and does by providing an in-depth overview including installation of Windows Server 2016.


There are sections dedicated to the following:





Preforming configurations and managing your Windows Server, by configuring your IP address settings and managing devices and device drivers.

Managing your storage, by identifying storage technologies, understanding disk structure, and using disk management tools.

Monitoring and troubleshooting servers, by managing information technology, and understanding performance, backups and preforming server repair.

Overview of popular Windows network services and applications, like understanding remote access, server virtualization, and introducing remote administration.



IT Professionals looking to understand more about Windows Server Administration will gain he knowledge to effectively install and manage a Windows Server including basic troubleshooting. Thanks to some troubleshooting tools and tops it will be easier to apply the skills in real world situations and feel confident when taking the certification.

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Introduction xv


Lesson 1 Server Overview 1


Understanding What a Server Does 3


Installing Windows Server 2016 31


Skill Summary 53


Knowledge Assessment 55


Competency Assessment 57


Proficiency Assessment 58


Lesson 2 Managing Windows Server 2016 59


Configuring Windows Server 2016 60


Configuring and Optimizing User Account Control (UAC) 69


Networking with Windows Server 2016 72


Managing Devices and Device Drivers 78


Managing Through Group Policies 86


Using Microsoft Management Console and Administrative Tools 86


Installing Programs, Roles and Features 91


Managing Services 94


Understanding the Registry 121


Managing Server Core 124


Summary Skill Matrix 126


Knowledge Assessment 128


Competency Assessment 130


Proficiency Assessment 131


Lesson 3 Managing Storage 133


Identifying Storage Technologies 134


Looking at Network Attached Storage and Storage Area Networks 140


Understanding Disk Structure 145


Using Disk Management Tools 149


Understanding Distributed File System (DFS) 159


Skill Summary 161


Knowledge Assessment 163


Competency Assessment 165


Proficiency Assessment 166


Lesson 4 Monitoring and Troubleshooting Servers 167


Managing IT 169


Introducing Troubleshooting Methodology 172


Using the Event Viewer 175


Booting the System 178


Understanding Performance 188


Introducing Business Continuity 200


Understanding Backups 204


Recovering Servers with WinRE 214


Skill Summary 219


Knowledge Assessment 222


Competency Assessment 224


Proficiency Assessment 224


Lesson 5 Essential Services 227


Naming Resolution 229


DHCP Services 234


Introducing Directory Services with Active Directory 237


Skill Summary 262


Knowledge Assessment 264


Competency Assessment 266


Proficiency Assessment 266


Lesson 6 File and Print Services 269


Introducing NTFS 270


Sharing Drives and Folders 282


Looking at Printers 286


Enabling Auditing 295


Skill Summary 299


Knowledge Assessment 302


Competency Assessment 304


Proficiency Assessment 305


Lesson 7 Popular Windows Network Services and Applications 3