This training path focuses on how to secure Windows Server 2016 environments. It covers methods and technologies for hardening server environments ad well as securing virtual machine infrastructures using Shielded, encryption-supported virtual machines, and Guarded Fabric. In addition, the path covers the protection of Active Directory and identity infrastructure with the Enhanced Security Administrative Environment (ESAE) Administrative Forest design approach, and the management of privileged identities using Just-in-Time (JIT) and Just-Enough-Administration (JEA) approaches. It also covers Privileged Access Workstations (PAWs) and Local Administrator Password Solution (LAPS). The path also teaches participants about threat detection solutions, such as auditing, implementing Advanced Threat Analytics (ATA), the understanding of Operations Management Suite (OMS) solutions, and workload-specific security--including the use of Nano Server for particular server workloads.
This path will prepare participants to take the MCSE: Cloud Platform and Infrastructure exams. Prior to this, they must complete the 70-740, 70-741, and 70-742 path and take the MCSA: Windows Server 2016 exams.
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I’ve worked in the IT industry for more than 15 years, specializing in Microsoft operating systems, from Windows NT 4.0 up to Windows 10. I’ve worked as a Microsoft Certified Trainer and as an IT consultant, helping companies deploy new operating systems and servers. I have experience in both the deployment and support aspects of Microsoft operating systems.