Microsoft Ignite 2019: Migrating Server Infrastructure

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Microsoft Ignite 2019: Migrating Server Infrastructure

Author: Microsoft Ignite 2019

During this path, attendees will find out how to update your on-premises server infrastructure so that your organization is ready to start its cloud journey through the adoption... Read more

What You Will Learn

  • Microsoft Windows Server
  • Migration to the Cloud

Pre-requisites

None.

Migrating Server Infrastructure

During this path, attendees will find out how to update your on-premises server infrastructure so that your organization is ready to start its cloud journey through the adoption of hybrid technologies and migration of appropriate workloads. Attendees learn through the story of Tailwind Traders which has a substantive physical andvirtual deployment of Windows Server 2008 R2 hosting domain and network infrastructure services, file servers, and workloads including SQL Server. The event has advanced (level 300) content including the following technologies: Windows Server 2008 R2, DHCP, Windows Server 2019, Virtual Machines, Windows Server 2008 Data Center, DNS, Azure Active Directory, Windows Server 2008 File Server, Windows Server Migration Toolkit, Windows Admin Center, Azure File Sync, Azure AD Password Protector, Windows Defender ATP, Azure Backup, Cloud Witness, Azure Network Adapter, SQL Server 2019, VPN, Express Route, Azure Site Recovery, Azure Migrate, and Hyper-V Replica.

These courses should be watched sequentially.

Migrating to Windows Server 2019

by Microsoft Ignite 2019

Feb 12, 2020 / 46m

46m

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Description

Tailwind Traders has acquired Northwind, a large subsidiary company. Northwind currently has 1500 servers running Windows Server 2008 R2 - either directly or virtually - on hardware at the midpoint of its operational lifespan. While Tailwind Traders will eventually move many of these workloads to Azure, Windows Server 2008 R2 end of life is quickly approaching. In this session, learn how Tailwind Traders’ used Azure hybrid management technologies to migrate servers, and the roles that they host, to Windows Server 2019.

Table of contents
  1. Migrating to Windows Server 2019

Integrating Cloud Technologies

by Microsoft Ignite 2019

Feb 12, 2020 / 43m

43m

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Description

Tailwind Traders has now migrated the majority of their server hosts from Windows Server 2008 R2 to Windows Server 2019. Now, they are interested in the Azure hybrid technologies that are readily available to them. In this session, learn how Tailwind Traders began using Windows Admin Center to manage its fleet of Windows Server computers and integrated hybrid technologies, such as Azure File Sync, Azure Active Directory Password Protection, Azure Backup, and Windows Defender ATP, to improve deployment performance and manageability.

Table of contents
  1. Integrating Cloud Technologies

Migrating IaaS Workloads to Azure

by Microsoft Ignite 2019

Feb 12, 2020 / 47m

47m

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Description

Now that the migration of their server hosts from Windows Server 2008 R2 to Windows Server 2019 is complete, Tailwind Traders wants to begin the process of “lift and shift”: Migrating some of their on-premises VMs they’ve been running in their datacenter. In this session, learn about how Tailwind Traders began the process of migrating some of their existing VM workloads to Azure and how this allowed them to retire aging server hardware and close datacenter and server rooms that were costing the organization a substantial amount of money.

Table of contents
  1. Migrating IaaS Workloads to Azure