Implementing Identity Services in Windows Server 2019

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Implementing Identity Services in Windows Server 2019

Authors: Michael Brown, Adam Bertram, Darren Mar-Elia, Larry Glusman , Neil Morrissey

The courses in this path take you through the major identity topics you’ll need to know as a Windows Server administrator. You’ll cover Active Directory as well as Group Policy... Read more

What you will learn

  • Design and Install Windows Server 2019 Active Directory Domain Services
  • Configure Windows Server 2019 Active Directory in a complex enterprise environment
  • Create and manage Windows Server 2019 Active Directory users and computers
  • Create and manage Windows Server 2019 Active Directory groups and organizational units (OUs)
  • Configure service authentication and account policies
  • Maintain Windows Server 2019 Active Directory
  • Design and Implement Windows Server 2019 Group Policy
  • Configure Windows Server 2019 Group Policy processing
  • Configure Windows Server 2019 Group Policy settings and preferences
  • Configure advanced audit policies
  • Install and configure Windows Server 2019 ADCS
  • Manage Windows Server 2019 Certificates
  • Implement Windows Server 2019 Identity Federation and Access Solutions

Pre-requisites

You should be familiar with Windows Server administration and installation

Implementing Identity Services in Windows Server 2019

The courses in this path take you through the major identity topics you’ll need to know as a Windows Server administrator. You’ll cover Active Directory as well as Group Policy Fundamentals. By the end of this path, you’ll have further rounded out your talents as a server admin.

Designing and Installing Windows Server 2019 Active Directory Domain Services

by Michael Brown

Nov 20, 2019 / 1h 53m

1h 53m

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At the core of a successful deployment of Active Directory Domain Service is a thorough knowledge of the design choices available to you. In this course, Designing and Installing Windows Server 2019 Active Directory Domain Services, you’ll discover how to successfully deploy Active Directory Domain Services while following Microsoft's best practice guidelines. First, you’ll learn what Active Directory Domain Services is. Next, you’ll explore the different domain, tree, and forest models available to you before going on to look at deploying Windows Server 2019 Domain Controllers into an existing Active Directory Forest. Finally, you’ll discover how to verify that your deployment was successful before going on to look at Domain Controller placement in an enterprise environment. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the knowledge you need to successfully design and deploy Windows Server 2019 Active Directory Domain Services that will help you as you move forward towards a successful implementation of Windows Server 2019.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
  2. Designing and Deploying an Active Directory Forest
  3. Working to Verify and Troubleshoot Domain Controller Deployments
  4. Deploying Domain Controllers Using Additional Tools
  5. Deploying Active Directory across Multiple Sites
  6. Deploying Active Directory into an Existing Forest
  7. Configuring Active Directory Trusts

Managing and Maintaining Windows Server 2019 Active Directory Domain Services

by Adam Bertram

Oct 11, 2019 / 1h 54m

1h 54m

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Companies around the world use Active Directory (AD) every day hosted on various Windows operating systems. Windows Server 2019 is the latest in a long line of supported Windows platforms. Even if you don't have to manage AD on Windows Server 2019 today, chances are you will at some point. In this course, Managing and Maintaining Windows Server 2019 Active Directory Domain Services, you will learn how to maintain a healthy AD environment in Windows Server 2019. You will learn how to not only manage AD objects like user accounts, computer accounts, groups, organizational units and more, you will also learn how to maintain a healthy AD infrastructure. First, you will explore how to create, modify, and remove user and computer accounts. Next, you will learn how AD accounts are organized into groups and organizational units, and how to keep AD secure through password, service, and authentication policies. Finally, you will discover how to ensure AD databases and critical SYSVOL data is never lost. When you are finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge to manage Active Directory objects and keep a Windows Server 2019 Active Directory environment in top-notch shape.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
  2. Course Introduction
  3. Creating and Managing Active Directory Users and Computers
  4. Creating and Managing Active Directory Groups and Organizational Units (OUs)
  5. Configuring Service Authentication and Account Policies
  6. Maintaining Windows Server 2019 Active Directory

Windows Server 2019: Group Policy Fundamentals

by Darren Mar-Elia

Nov 13, 2019 / 3h 19m

3h 19m

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Group Policy is complex. This course is designed to break down that complexity and teach the skills that you need to successfully begin to deploy GP in your Windows environments. In this course, Windows Server 2019: Group Policy Fundamentals, you will gain the ability to successfully deploy and manage Group Policy in your organization. First, you will learn the basics of creating and targeting GPOs. Next, you will discover how best to manage GPOs in areas like delegation, filtering, and backup. Finally, you will explore how to implement specific policy areas across a variety of configuration capabilities. When you are finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge of Group Policy needed to successfully deploy Group Policy in even the largest environments.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
  2. Getting Started with Group Policy
  3. Group Policy Management
  4. Understanding Group Policy Processing
  5. Configuring Windows Server 2019 Group Policy Settings
  6. Configuring Windows Server 2019 Audit Policies

Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2019 ADCS

by Larry Glusman

Aug 27, 2020 / 3h 9m

3h 9m

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If you're like many Windows admins, you want to keep your network secure. Certificates are one of the ways you can add security to your Windows network. In this course, Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2019 ADCS, you’ll learn to install and manage certificates on Windows Server 2019. First, you’ll explore what certificates are used for and what they are made of. Next, you’ll discover how to install the ADCS role on Windows Server 2019. Finally, you’ll learn how to manage certificates and templates on Windows Server 2019. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of a certificate administrator needed to install and manage certificates in Active Directory on Windows Server 2019.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
  2. Why Use Certificates?
  3. Installing ADCS on Windows Server
  4. Installing Different Kinds of CAs
  5. Implementing Administrative Role Separation
  6. Using Certificate Templates
  7. Managing Certificates
  8. Implementing Key Archival
  9. Implementing a Responder and Moving Your CA Server

Implement Windows Server 2019 Identity Federation and Access Solutions

by Neil Morrissey

Jun 24, 2020 / 4h 28m

4h 28m

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Active Directory Federation Services allows you to authenticate users to internally hosted applications, and federate your authentication services with other organizations. In this course, Implement Windows Server 2019 Identity Federation and Access Solutions, you’ll learn about Active Directory Federation Services. First, you’ll explore how to install ADFS in Windows Server 2019 environment, or how to upgrade from a previous version of ADFS. Next, you’ll discover how to configure ADFS to use a variety of authentication methods, like Azure MFA, Certificate Authentication and Windows Hello for Business. Finally, you’ll learn how to publish internal applications to the internet, protected with ADFS authentication, using Web Application Proxy. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge to deploy and configure ADFS for your organization.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
  2. Installing and Upgrading Active Directory Federation Services
  3. Implementing Claims Based Authentication with ADFS
  4. Configuring Active Directory Federation Services
  5. Configuring Web Application Proxy
Learning Paths

Implementing Identity Services in Windows Server 2019

  • Number of Courses5 courses
  • Duration15 hours

The courses in this path take you through the major identity topics you’ll need to know as a Windows Server administrator. You’ll cover Active Directory as well as Group Policy Fundamentals. By the end of this path, you’ll have further rounded out your talents as a server admin.

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