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Windows Server 2012 R2: Install and Configure Servers

by Greg Shields

This course is the second in a Learning Path of seven courses that cover Microsoft's 70-410 exam. This course explores how to install and configure servers as well as configure local storage.

What you'll learn

In this course, you'll learn how to plan for a server installation, server roles, server upgrades, as well as migrate roles from previous versions of Windows Server, install Server Core, optimize resource utilization using Features on Demand, configure NIC teaming, delegate administration, configure services, configure Server Core, convert Server Core to/from full GUI, and deploy roles on remote servers. You will also learn how to add and remove features in offline images, install and configure Windows PowerShell Desired State Configuration (DSC), configure MBR and GPT disks, configure basic and dynamic disks, manage volumes, create and mount VHDs, design Storage Spaces, configure storage pools and disk pools, and create storage pools by using disk enclosures. This is one of Pluralsight's all-new courses covering the revised 70-410 exam.

About the author

Greg Shields is Sr. Director of IT Ops Skills at Pluralsight and formerly Principal Author Evangelist. Reach him on Twitter @ConcentratdGreg.

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