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TRAINING PROGRAMS

END - USER COMPUTING

End-User Computing Course ContentDownload PDF

End-User Computing Course Objectives:
Course Training Duration: 5 Days
You Will Learn How To
  • Identify and Connect different Computer Hardware Components
  • Manage and troubleshoot Workstation and Server Hardware
  • Describe Fundamentals of Operating System Concepts
  • Install , Configure and Manage Microsoft Windows 8.1
  • Configure and Manage Microsoft Outlook
  • Configure and Manage Microsoft OneNote
  • Configure and Manage Microsoft Excel
  • Configure and Manage Microsoft Access

NETWORK FUNDAMENTALS

Network Fundamentals ContentDownload PDF

Course Training Duration: 24 Hr
Recommended Training:

Network Fundamentals

Exam Code:

This course prepares delegates for the CompTIA Network+ exam.

Course Description:

A concise overview course covering all aspects of networking with particular emphasis of use of the 7 layer model as a framework for discussing and learning new network terms enabling delegates to recognise the main buzzwords used in the industry. The course will ensure you know the basics of data networking. It is the foundation for preparing you for more advanced technology areas including IP Networking, Network Security and Troubleshooting.

Prerequisites:

No prerequisites

MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGIES

MTA - Microsoft Technology Associate

Windows Server Administration FundamentalsDownload PDF

Course Duration: 24 Hrs
Technology: Windows Server 2008 R2
Exam Code: 98-365
Course Benefits:

This MTA Training course helps you to prepare for Microsoft Technology Associate Exam 98-365, and build an understanding of these topics: Server Installation, Server Roles, Active Directory, Storage, Server Performance Management, and Server Maintenance. This program provides an appropriate entry point to a future career in Microsoft technology.

Who Should Attend:

The Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) is Microsoft’s newest suite of technology certification exam that validate fundamental knowledge needed to begin building a career using Microsoft technologies.

You Will Learn How To:
  • Perform Server Installation
  • Installing Server Roles
  • Configure Active Directory
  • Configure Storage
  • Manage Server Performance

MCSA - Microsoft Certified Solution Associate

MCSA - Windows 7Download PDF

Course Duration: 48 Hrs
Technology: Windows 7
Exam Code: 70-680 & 70-685
Course Benefits:

Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA): Windows 7 certification confirms that you have the core skills to deploy and manage Windows 7 clients. This certification for Windows 7 certifies your ability to plan, install, maintain, and support Windows 7.

Who Should Attend:

This course is intended for IT professionals who are interested in:

  • Expanding their knowledge base and technical skills about Windows 7 Client.
  • Acquiring deep technical knowledge of Windows 7.
  • Learning the details of Windows 7 technologies.
You Will Learn How To:
  • Perform a clean installation of Windows 7, upgrade to Windows 7, and migrate user- related data and settings from an earlier version of Windows.
  • Configure disks, partitions, volumes, and device drivers to enable a Windows 7 client computer.
  • Configure file access and printers on a Windows 7 client computer.
  • Configure network connectivity on a Windows 7 client computer.
  • Configure wireless network connectivity on a Windows 7 client computer.
  • Secure Windows 7 client desktop computers.
  • Optimize and maintain the performance and reliability of a Windows 7 client computer.
  • Configure mobile computing and remote access settings for a Windows 7 client computer.
  • Describe the processes of establishing and using a troubleshooting methodology, and define the EDST job role and responsibilities.
  • Troubleshoot startup issues on a Windows 7 computer.
  • Troubleshoot client-configuration failures and Group Policy object (GPO) application issues.
  • Troubleshoot hardware device, device driver, and performance issues.
  • Troubleshoot network connectivity issues.
  • Troubleshoot remote connectivity issues.
  • Troubleshoot logon and resource access issues.
  • Troubleshoot security system issues, such as Encrypting File Systems (EFS) BitLocker Drive Encryption, and file permissions.
  • Troubleshoot operating system and applications issues.

MCSA - Windows 8Download PDF

Course Duration: 80 Hrs
Technology: Windows 8.1
Exam Code: 70-687 & 70-688
Course Benefits:

Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA): Windows 8 certification confirms that you have the core skills to deploy and manage Windows 8 clients. This certification for Windows 8 certifies your ability to plan, install, maintain, and support Windows 8.

Who Should Attend:

This course is intended for IT professionals who administer and support:

  • Windows 8.1 PCs, devices, users, and associated network and security resources
  • This also intended to provide foundation configuration skills for Enterprise Desktop/Device Support Technicians (EDSTs) who provide Tier 2 support to users who run Windows desktops and devices within a Windows domain environment in medium to large enterprise organizations.
You Will Learn How To:
  • Describe solutions and features that are related to managing Windows 8.1 in an enterprise network environment.
  • Determine requirements and perform the tasks for installing and deploying Windows 8.1.
  • Determine the most appropriate management tools to configure Windows 8.1 settings.
  • Manage profiles and user state between Windows-based devices.
  • Configure disks, partitions, volumes, and device drivers in a Windows 8.1 system.
  • Configure network connectivity.
  • Configure file, folder, and printer access.
  • Implement Windows 8.1 technologies to secure network connections.
  • Configure resource connectivity for both domain-joined devices and devices that are not domain members.
  • Implement tools and technologies that can help secure Windows 8.1 PCs and devices.
  • Configure and control desktop apps and Windows Store apps.
  • Optimize and maintain Windows 8.1 PCs and devices.
  • Configure mobile computer settings and enable remote access.
  • Determine how to recover Windows 8.1 from various failures.
  • Describe Hyper-V for Windows 8.1 and describe how to use it to support legacy applications.
  • Describe a typical troubleshooting methodology and apply it to troubleshooting Windows 8.1.
  • Troubleshoot startup settings, Windows operating system services, and recover drives encrypted with BitLocker Drive Encryption.
  • Troubleshoot physical hardware failures and hardware device drivers.
  • Use Remote Desktop, Remote Assistance, and Windows PowerShell to manage remote computers.
  • Configure and troubleshoot network connections.
  • Describe how to apply Group Policy Objects (GPOs) to computers and resolve client-side configuration failures and GPO application issues.
  • Troubleshoot user sign-in issues and the application of user desktop settings.
  • Troubleshoot virtual private network (VPN) connections, Network Access Protection (NAP), and DirectAccess.
  • Troubleshoot file access issues, file permissions issues, and printer access issues.
  • Configure Workplace Join, Work Folders, and Microsoft OneDrive access.
  • Troubleshoot desktop app installation and compatibility, Windows Store apps, and Internet Explorer, and configure Client Hyper-V.
  • Monitor and configure performance options in Windows 8.1, protect Windows 8.1 from malicious software and viruses, and update Windows 8.1.
  • Recover files in Windows 8.1, and recover a computer running Windows 8.1.

MCSA - Windows Server 2008Download PDF

Course Duration: 144 Hrs
Technology: Windows Server 2008 R2
Exam Code: 70-640, 70-642 & 70-646
Course Benefits:

Validate your skills and differentiate yourself as better able to work with Windows Server 2008 in a real-world business context.

Who Should Attend:

This course will be of interest and benefit to attendees with different back grounds and career aspirations. It will be of interest to Network Administrators who currently are, or will be, working with Windows Server 2008 servers. It will also be of interest and benefit to Active Directory technology specialists who aspire to be Enterprise Administrators or experienced Server Administrators who aspire to be Enterprise Administrators.

Storage Area Network Administrators who need to understand this information to deploy or extend their current storage infrastructure and Operations Managers who need this information to support. Troubleshooting efforts and business decisions would also benefit from this course.

You Will Learn How To:
  • Describe the features and functionality of Active Directory Domain Services.
  • Perform secure and efficient administration of Active Directory.
  • Manage users and service accounts.
  • Manage groups.
  • Manage computer accounts.
  • Implement a Group Policy infrastructure.
  • Manage enterprise security and configuration by using Group Policy settings.
  • Secure administration.
  • Improve the security of authentication in an AD DS Domain.
  • Configure Domain Name System.
  • Administer AD DS domain controllers.
  • Manage sites and Active Directory.
  • Monitor, maintain, and back up directory Service to ensure continuity.
  • Manage multiple domains and forests.
  • Deploy, configure, troubleshoot, and maintain Active Directory Certificate Services (AD CS).
  • Deploy, configure, and manage certificates.
  • Deploy, configure, and troubleshoot Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
  • (AD LDS).
  • Deploy, configure, and troubleshoot Active Directory Federation Services 2.0 (AD FS 2.0).
  • Deploy, configure, and troubleshoot Active Directory Rights Management Services.
  • (AD RMS).
  • Maintain Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2 Active Directory IDA Solutions.
  • Plan and configure an IPv4 network infrastructure.
  • Implement DHCP within the organization.
  • Configure and troubleshoot DNS.
  • Configure, transition to, and troubleshoot IPv6.
  • Configure and troubleshoot routing and remote network access.
  • Install, configure, and troubleshoot the Network Policy Server Role service.
  • Implement Network Access Protection.
  • Implement security features to help improve the security of Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2 Sp1.
  • Implement security features within Windows Server that help to secure network communications.
  • Configure and troubleshot file and print services.
  • Enable and configure services to optimize branch office data access.
  • Control and monitor network storage.
  • Recover data on Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2 Sp1 servers.
  • Monitor Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2 Sp1 network infrastructure services
  • Plan server installation and upgrades.
  • Plan automated server deployment.
  • Plan server management strategies.
  • Plan for delegated administration.
  • Plan for infrastructure services server roles.
  • Plan and implement group policy strategy.
  • Plan application servers and services.
  • Provision applications.
  • Plan file and print server roles.
  • Implement update management strategy.
  • Monitor and maintain security and policies.
  • Provision data.
  • Plan storage.
  • Plan high availability.
  • Monitor servers for performance and evaluation.
  • Plan backup and recovery.

MCSA - Windows Server 2012Download PDF

Course Duration: 120 Hrs
Technology: Windows Server 2012 R2
Exam Code: 70-410, 70-411 & 70-412
Course Benefits:

Prove your mastery of the primary set of Windows Server 2012 skills required to reduce IT costs and deliver more business value. Earning an MCSA: Windows Server 2012 certification qualifies you for a position as a network or computer systems administrator or as a computer network specialist.

Who Should Attend:

This course is intended for information technology (IT) professionals who have some knowledge and experience working with Windows operating systems who wish to acquire the skills and knowledge necessary to be able to manage and maintain the core infrastructure required for a Windows Server 2012 and Windows Server 2012 R2 environment.

You Will Learn How To:
  • Deploy and manage Windows Server 2012.
  • Describe AD DS.
  • Manage Active Directory objects.
  • Automate Active Directory administration.
  • Implement IPv4.
  • Implement Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP).
  • Implement Domain Name System (DNS).
  • Implement IPv6.
  • Implement local storage.
  • Implement file and print services.
  • Implement Group Policy.
  • Use Group Policy Objects (GPOs) to secure Windows Servers.
  • Implement server virtualization by using Hyper-V.
  • Install and Configure Windows Server 2012 into existing enterprise environments or as standalone installations
  • Configure local storage
  • Configure roles and features
  • Configure file and print services
  • Configure Windows Server 2012 servers for local and remote administration
  • Configure IPv4 and IPv6 addresses
  • Configure Domain Name System (DNS) and Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) services
  • Configure Active Directory Domains Services (AD DS)
  • Install domain controllers
  • Create and configure users, groups, computers, and organizational units (OUs)
  • Create and manage Group Policies
  • Configure local security policies
  • Configure advanced features for DHCP and DNS, and configure IP address management.
  • Configure file services to meet advanced business requirements.
  • Configure Dynamic Access Control (DAC) to manage and audit access to shared files.
  • Plan and implement an AD DS deployment that includes multiple domains and forests.
  • Plan and implement an AD DS deployment that includes multiple locations and data centres.
  • Implement and configure an Active Directory Certificate Services (AD CS) deployment.
  • Implement and configure an Active Directory Rights Management Services (AD RMS) deployment.
  • Implement and configure an Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS) deployment.
  • Provide high availability and load balancing for web-based applications by implementing Network Load Balancing (NLB).
  • Provide high availability for network services and applications by implementing failover clustering.
  • Deploy and manage Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V virtual machines in a failover cluster.
  • Implement a backup and disaster-recovery solution based on business and technical requirements

MCSE - Microsoft Certified Solution Expert

MCSE - MessagingDownload PDF

Course Duration: 200 Hrs
Technology: Windows Server 2012 R2 & Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
Exam Code: 70-410, 70-411, 70-412, 70-341 & 70-342
Course Benefits:

Validate your ability to move your company to the cloud, increase user productivity and flexibility, reduce data loss, and improve data security for your organisation. Earning an MCSE: Messaging certification will qualify you for a position in network and computer systems administration.

Who Should Attend:

This course is intended for people aspiring to be enterprise-level messaging administrators. This course is also intended to IT generalists and help desk professionals who want to learn about Exchange Server 2013.

You Will Learn How To:
  • Deploy and manage Windows Server 2012.
  • Describe AD DS.
  • Manage Active Directory objects.
  • Automate Active Directory administration.
  • Implement IPv4.
  • Implement Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP).
  • Implement Domain Name System (DNS).
  • Implement IPv6.
  • Implement local storage.
  • Implement file and print services.
  • Implement Group Policy.
  • Use Group Policy Objects (GPOs) to secure Windows Servers.
  • Implement server virtualization by using Hyper-V.
  • Install and Configure Windows Server 2012 into existing enterprise environments or as standalone installations
  • Configure local storage
  • Configure roles and features
  • Configure file and print services
  • Configure Windows Server 2012 servers for local and remote administration
  • Configure IPv4 and IPv6 addresses
  • Configure Domain Name System (DNS) and Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) services
  • Configure Active Directory Domains Services (AD DS)
  • Install domain controllers
  • Create and configure users, groups, computers, and organizational units (OUs)
  • Create and manage Group Policies
  • Configure local security policies
  • Configure advanced features for DHCP and DNS, and configure IP address management.
  • Configure file services to meet advanced business requirements.
  • Configure Dynamic Access Control (DAC) to manage and audit access to shared files.
  • Plan and implement an AD DS deployment that includes multiple domains and forests.
  • Plan and implement an AD DS deployment that includes multiple locations and data centres.
  • Implement and configure an Active Directory Certificate Services (AD CS) deployment.
  • Implement and configure an Active Directory Rights Management Services (AD RMS) deployment.
  • Implement and configure an Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS) deployment.
  • Provide high availability and load balancing for web-based applications by implementing Network Load Balancing (NLB).
  • Provide high availability for network services and applications by implementing failover clustering.
  • Deploy and manage Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V virtual machines in a failover cluster.
  • Implement a backup and disaster-recovery solution based on business and technical requirements
  • Deploy and manage Exchange Server 2013.
  • Plan and configure the Mailbox server role.
  • Manage recipient objects, address policies, and address lists in Exchange Server 2013.
  • Plan and implement the Client Access server role in Exchange Server 2013.
  • Securely plan and configure Microsoft Outlook Web App and mobile messaging using the Client Access server.
  • Understand and manage highly available Client Access servers in Exchange Sever 2013.
  • Plan for disaster mitigation, implement backup and recovery for Exchange Server 2013.
  • Plan and configure message transport in an Exchange Server 2013 organization.
  • Plan message security options, implement an antivirus solutions, and implement an anti-spam solution.
  • Configure permissions and secure Exchange Server 2013.
  • Monitor, maintain, and troubleshoot an Exchange Server 2013 environment.
  • Design and implement Exchange Server 2013 Unified Messaging.
  • Design and implement site resiliency for Exchange Server 2013.
  • Plan a virtualization strategy for Exchange Server 2013 roles.
  • Design and implement message transport security.
  • Design and implement message retention in Exchange Server 2013.
  • Design and implement messaging compliance.
  • Design and implement administrative security in an Exchange Server 2013 environment.
  • Use the Windows PowerShell 3.0 command-line interface to manage Exchange Server 2013.
  • Design and implement integration with Exchange Online.
  • Design and implement messaging coexistence.
  • Design and implement Exchange Server migrations from non-Exchange messaging systems, and upgrades from previous Exchange Server versions.

MCSE - Desktop InfrastructureDownload PDF

Course Duration: 200 Hrs
Technology: Windows Server 2012 R2
Exam Code: 70-410, 70-411, 70-412, 70-415 & 70-416
Course Benefits:

The Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE): Desktop Infrastructure Show that you can deploy and manage desktops and devices that provide access from anywhere, while maintaining security and compliance. Also validate your skills in desktop virtualisation, remote desktop services and application virtualisation. Earning an MCSE: Desktop Infrastructure certification will qualify you for job roles such as desktop and device support, and data and applications manager.

Who Should Attend:

The Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE): Desktop Infrastructure Show that you can deploy and manage desktops and devices that provide access from anywhere, while maintaining security and compliance. Also validate your skills in desktop virtualisation, remote desktop services and application virtualisation. Earning an MCSE: Desktop Infrastructure certification will qualify you for job roles such as desktop and device support, and data and applications manager.

You Will Learn How To:
  • Deploy and manage Windows Server 2012.
  • Describe AD DS.
  • Manage Active Directory objects.
  • Automate Active Directory administration.
  • Implement IPv4.
  • Implement Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP).
  • Implement Domain Name System (DNS).
  • Implement IPv6.
  • Implement local storage.
  • Implement file and print services.
  • Implement Group Policy.
  • Use Group Policy Objects (GPOs) to secure Windows Servers.
  • Implement server virtualization by using Hyper-V.
  • Install and Configure Windows Server 2012 into existing enterprise environments or as standalone installations
  • Configure local storage
  • Configure roles and features
  • Configure file and print services
  • Configure Windows Server 2012 servers for local and remote administration
  • Configure IPv4 and IPv6 addresses
  • Configure Domain Name System (DNS) and Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) services
  • Configure Active Directory Domains Services (AD DS)
  • Install domain controllers
  • Create and configure users, groups, computers, and organizational units (OUs)
  • Create and manage Group Policies
  • Configure local security policies
  • Configure advanced features for DHCP and DNS, and configure IP address management.
  • Configure file services to meet advanced business requirements.
  • Configure Dynamic Access Control (DAC) to manage and audit access to shared files.
  • Plan and implement an AD DS deployment that includes multiple domains and forests.
  • Plan and implement an AD DS deployment that includes multiple locations and data centres.
  • Implement and configure an Active Directory Certificate Services (AD CS) deployment.
  • Implement and configure an Active Directory Rights Management Services (AD RMS) deployment.
  • Implement and configure an Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS) deployment.
  • Provide high availability and load balancing for web-based applications by implementing Network Load Balancing (NLB).
  • Provide high availability for network services and applications by implementing failover clustering.
  • Deploy and manage Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V virtual machines in a failover cluster.
  • Implement a backup and disaster-recovery solution based on business and technical requirements
  • Assess and determine desktop deployment options.
  • Plan an image management strategy.
  • Implement desktop security.
  • Capture and manage a desktop operating system image.
  • Plan and implement User State Migration.
  • Plan and deploy desktops by using the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit.
  • Plan and deploying desktops by using System Center 2012 Configuration Manager.
  • Plan and implement a Remote Desktop Services infrastructure.
  • Manage user state virtualization for enterprise desktops.
  • Plan and implement an updates infrastructure to support enterprise desktops.
  • Protect enterprise desktops from malware and data loss.
  • Monitoring the performance and health of the desktop infrastructure.
  • Design an application distribution strategy that is appropriate for an organizational environment.
  • Diagnose and remediate application compatibility problems for desktop and presentation virtualization-based deployments.
  • Use Group Policy and Windows Intune to deploy applications to client devices.
  • Deploy applications centrally using System Center 2012 Configuration Manager SP1.
  • Configure self-service application deployment using System Center 2012 Configuration Manager SP1, System Center 2012 Service Manager SP1, and Windows Store apps.
  • Design and deploy Windows Server 2012 roles and features to support presentation virtualization.
  • Prepare, deploy and manage applications for Remote Desktop, RemoteApp, and Remote Desktop Web Access.
  • Design and deploy Windows Server 2012 roles and features to support application virtualization.
  • Virtualize and deploy applications by using App-V and System Center 2012 Configuration Manager SP1.
  • Plan and configure the appropriate infrastructure to streamline the deployment of software updates to applications, and plan and configure application security.
  • Plan and implement application upgrades, supersedence, and application coexistence.
  • Monitor the deployment, performance, and utilization of applications and determine whether current application hosting platforms are meeting business needs.

MCSE - Private CloudDownload PDF

Course Duration: 200 Hrs
Technology: Windows Server 2012 R2 & Microsoft System Center 2012
Exam Code: 70-410, 70-411, 70-412, 70-246 & 70-247
Course Benefits:

MCSE: Private Cloud certification Prove your expertise in managing and implementing Microsoft private cloud computing technologies. With Windows Server and System Center, you will build your Microsoft private cloud solution to optimise IT service delivery and gain the automation and flexibility you need for your IT infrastructure, now and in the future. Earning an MCSE: Private Cloud certification will qualify you for jobs such as server administrator, systems programmer and network manager.

Who Should Attend:

This course is intended for cloud administrators who are responsible for monitoring and protecting the cloud infrastructure. It is also intended for solution architects who are responsible for designing cloud architectures and extending existing cloud solutions.

You Will Learn How To:
  • Deploy and manage Windows Server 2012.
  • Describe AD DS.
  • Manage Active Directory objects.
  • Automate Active Directory administration.
  • Implement IPv4.
  • Implement Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP).
  • Implement Domain Name System (DNS).
  • Implement IPv6.
  • Implement local storage.
  • Implement file and print services.
  • Implement Group Policy.
  • Use Group Policy Objects (GPOs) to secure Windows Servers.
  • Implement server virtualization by using Hyper-V.
  • Install and Configure Windows Server 2012 into existing enterprise environments or as standalone installations
  • Configure local storage
  • Configure roles and features
  • Configure file and print services
  • Configure Windows Server 2012 servers for local and remote administration
  • Configure IPv4 and IPv6 addresses
  • Configure Domain Name System (DNS) and Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) services
  • Configure Active Directory Domains Services (AD DS)
  • Install domain controllers
  • Create and configure users, groups, computers, and organizational units (OUs)
  • Create and manage Group Policies
  • Configure local security policies
  • Configure advanced features for DHCP and DNS, and configure IP address management.
  • Configure file services to meet advanced business requirements.
  • Configure Dynamic Access Control (DAC) to manage and audit access to shared files.
  • Plan and implement an AD DS deployment that includes multiple domains and forests.
  • Plan and implement an AD DS deployment that includes multiple locations and data centres.
  • Implement and configure an Active Directory Certificate Services (AD CS) deployment.
  • Implement and configure an Active Directory Rights Management Services (AD RMS) deployment.
  • Implement and configure an Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS) deployment.
  • Provide high availability and load balancing for web-based applications by implementing Network Load Balancing (NLB).
  • Provide high availability for network services and applications by implementing failover clustering.
  • Deploy and manage Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V virtual machines in a failover cluster.
  • Implement a backup and disaster-recovery solution based on business and technical requirements
  • Describe the Cloud Model.
  • Configure and optimize a Private Cloud.
  • Deploy Cloud Services.
  • Monitor Cloud Services.
  • Configure Application Performance Monitoring in a Cloud Environment.
  • Operate and extend Service Management in in a Cloud Environment.
  • Automate Incident Creation, Remediation, and Change Requests in a Cloud Environment.
  • Perform Problem Management in a Cloud Environment.
  • Operate a Self-Service, Multi-Tenant Cloud with Windows Azure Pack.
  • Configure High Availability, Protection and Recovery in a Cloud Environment.
  • Optimize the Cloud Infrastructure.
  • Configure SLAs, Dashboards, and Widgets in a Cloud Environment.
  • Produce a high-level design that accounts for requirements for cloud environments.
  • Configure and deploy the cloud fabric.
  • Configure a PXE server, an update server, and a software update baseline.
  • Configure Microsoft Server Application Virtualization (App-V) so that it can be used to sequence and deploy an application virtually.
  • Build the core components necessary for delivering services on the fabric.
  • Allocate resources to a cloud and grant access to a cloud.
  • Understand how to monitor clouds using Operations Manager.
  • Understand the tools necessary to extend and customize Operations Manager for cloud environments.
  • Set up, configure, and integrate the core components of Service Manager into a cloud fabric.
  • Configure a service catalog, and then publish it to the Self-Service Portal.
  • Gain the knowledge necessary to deploy and configure Data Protection Manager in a cloud.
  • Deploy and configure Orchestrator in a cloud, and then integrate it with other System Center components.

MCSE - Server InfrastructureDownload PDF

Course Duration: 200 Hrs
Technology: Windows Server 2012 R2
Exam Code: 70-410, 70-411, 70-412, 70-413 & 70-414
Course Benefits:

The Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE): Server Infrastructure certification validates that you have the skills needed to run a highly efficient and modern data centre, with expertise in identity management, systems management, virtualisation, storage and networking. Earning an MCSE: Server Infrastructure certification will qualify you for jobs such as computer support specialist and information security analyst.

Who Should Attend:

This course is intended for IT professionals who are responsible for planning, designing, and deploying a physical and a logical Windows Server 2012 enterprise Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) infrastructure including the network services necessary.

You Will Learn How To:
  • Deploy and manage Windows Server 2012.
  • Describe AD DS.
  • Manage Active Directory objects.
  • Automate Active Directory administration.
  • Implement IPv4.
  • Implement Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP).
  • Implement Domain Name System (DNS).
  • Implement IPv6.
  • Implement local storage.
  • Implement file and print services.
  • Implement Group Policy.
  • Use Group Policy Objects (GPOs) to secure Windows Servers.
  • Implement server virtualization by using Hyper-V.
  • Install and Configure Windows Server 2012 into existing enterprise environments or as standalone installations
  • Configure local storage
  • Configure roles and features
  • Configure file and print services
  • Configure Windows Server 2012 servers for local and remote administration
  • Configure IPv4 and IPv6 addresses
  • Configure Domain Name System (DNS) and Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) services
  • Configure Active Directory Domains Services (AD DS)
  • Install domain controllers
  • Create and configure users, groups, computers, and organizational units (OUs)
  • Create and manage Group Policies
  • Configure local security policies
  • Configure advanced features for DHCP and DNS, and configure IP address management.
  • Configure file services to meet advanced business requirements.
  • Configure Dynamic Access Control (DAC) to manage and audit access to shared files.
  • Plan and implement an AD DS deployment that includes multiple domains and forests.
  • Plan and implement an AD DS deployment that includes multiple locations and data centres.
  • Implement and configure an Active Directory Certificate Services (AD CS) deployment.
  • Implement and configure an Active Directory Rights Management Services (AD RMS) deployment.
  • Implement and configure an Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS) deployment.
  • Provide high availability and load balancing for web-based applications by implementing Network Load Balancing (NLB).
  • Provide high availability for network services and applications by implementing failover clustering.
  • Deploy and manage Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V virtual machines in a failover cluster.
  • Implement a backup and disaster-recovery solution based on business and technical requirements.
  • Plan server upgrade and migration.
  • Plan and implement a server deployment strategy.
  • Plan and deploy servers by using System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager (VMM).
  • Design and maintain an IP configuration and address management solution.
  • Design and implement name resolution.
  • Design and implement an AD DS forest and domain infrastructure.
  • Design and implement an AD DS organizational unit (OU) infrastructure.
  • Design and implement a Group Policy Object (GPO) strategy.
  • Design and implement an AD DS physical topology.
  • Plan and implement storage and file services.
  • Design and implement network protection.
  • Design and implement remote access services.
  • Describe an enterprise data Center.
  • Plan and implement a server virtualization strategy using System Center 2012.
  • Plan and implement the network and storage infrastructure required to deploy a virtualized server infrastructure.
  • Plan and deploy virtual machines on Windows Hyper-V.
  • Plan and implement a virtualization administration solution by using System Center 2012.
  • Plan and implement a server monitoring strategy using the Windows Server 2012 tools and using Microsoft System Center 2012 - Operations Manager.
  • Plan and implement an application and a file services infrastructure that is highly available.
  • Plan and implement a highly available server infrastructure by using the failover clustering features in Windows Server 2012.
  • Plan and implement a business continuity strategy in a Windows Server 2012 environment.
  • Plan and implement a PKI deployment, and plan and implement a certificate management solution.
  • Plan and implement an AD FS server deployment and claims aware application access.
  • Plan and implement Dynamic Access Control, Workplace Join and Work Folders.
  • Plan and implement an AD RMS deployment, plan and manage AD RMS templates and access, and plan and implement external access to AD RMS services.

MCTS - Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist

ClientDownload PDF

Course Duration: 24 Hrs
Technology: Windows 7
Exam Code: 70-680
Course Benefits:

This is intended for IT professionals who are interested in expanding their knowledge base and technical skills about Windows 7 Client.

Who Should Attend:

This course is intended for IT professionals who are interested in:

  • Expanding their knowledge base and technical skills about Windows 7 Client.
  • Acquiring deep technical knowledge of Windows 7.
  • Learning the details of Windows 7 technologies.
  • Focusing on the "how to" associated with Windows 7 technologies.
You Will Learn How To:
  • Perform a clean installation of Windows 7, upgrade to Windows 7, and migrate user-related data and settings from an earlier version of Windows.
  • Configure disks, partitions, volumes, and device drivers to enable a Windows 7 client computer.
  • Configure file access and printers on a Windows 7 client computer.
  • Configure network connectivity on a Windows 7 client computer.
  • Configure wireless network connectivity on a Windows 7 client computer.
  • Secure Windows 7 client desktop computers.
  • Optimize and maintain the performance and reliability of a Windows 7 client computer.
  • Configure mobile computing and remote access settings for a Windows 7 client computer

MessagingDownload PDF

Course Duration: 40 Hrs
Technology: Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Exam Code: 70-662
Course Benefits:

This course will provide you with the knowledge and skills to configure and manage a Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 messaging environment. This course will teach you how to configure Exchange Server 2010, as well as provide guidelines, best practices, and considerations that will help you optimize your Exchange server deployment.

Who Should Attend:

This course is intended for people aspiring to be enterprise-level messaging administrators. This is also intended to IT generalists and help desk professionals who want to learn about Exchange Server 2010.

You Will Learn How To:
  • Install and deploy Exchange Server 2010.
  • Configure Mailbox servers and mailbox server components.
  • Manage recipient objects.
  • Configure the Client Access server role.
  • Manage message transport.
  • Configure the secure flow of messages between the Exchange Server organization and the Internet.
  • Implement a high availability solution for Mailbox servers and other server roles.
  • Plan and implement backup and restore for the server roles.
  • Plan and configure messaging policy and compliance.
  • Configure Exchange Server permissions and security for internal and external access.
  • Monitor and maintain the messaging system.
  • Transition an Exchange Server 2003 or Exchange Server 2007 organization to Exchange Server 2010.
  • Configure Exchange Server 2010 integration with Exchange Online.
  • Configure the Unified Messaging Server role and Unified Messaging components.

System CenterDownload PDF

Course Duration: 64 Hrs
Technology: Microsoft System Center 2012 Configuration Manager
Exam Code: 70-243
Course Benefits:

This course describes how to configure and manage a System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager site and its associated site systems. The course focuses on day-to-day management tasks for System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager. This course also provide you detailed instruction and hands-on practice for planning and deploying Microsoft System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager and its associated site systems.

Who Should Attend:

This is intended for IT Professionals who are responsible for configuring and managing endpoints in one or more System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager Sites and all supporting systems. This is also intended for Information Technology (IT) professionals who are responsible for designing and deploying one or more System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager sites and all supporting systems.

You Will Learn How To:
  • Describe the System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager feature set and manage and troubleshoot sites by using the Configuration Manager Console and associated toolset.
  • Configure boundaries and boundary groups, configure discovery methods, manage user and device collections, and implement role-based administration.
  • Describe the client deployment process, configure client deployment methods, configure the client agent settings, and monitor client status.
  • Describe the inventory collection process, configure and manage hardware and software inventory, monitor inventory data flow, and use Asset Intelligence and Software Metering.
  • Analyse data by creating queries and running reports.
  • Create, deploy, and manage software packages and programs.
  • Create and deploy applications by using the System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager application model.
  • Configure multiple deployment types.
  • Deploy and manage software updates.
  • Integrate and implement Endpoint Protection by using System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager.
  • Deploy operating systems by using the Configuration Manager infrastructure.
  • Manage configuration items, baselines, and profiles to assess and configure settings for devices.
  • Manage mobile devices by using System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager.
  • Configure Wake On LAN, Power Management policies, and Remote Control.
  • Describe the System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager infrastructure.
  • Plan and deploy a stand-alone primary site.
  • Plan and configure role-based administration.
  • Plan and deploy a multiple site hierarchy.
  • Replicate data and manage content in Configuration Manager.
  • Plan resource discovery and client deployment.
  • Configure Internet and cloud-based client management.
  • Maintain and monitor System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager.
  • Migrate to System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager.

VirtualizationDownload PDF

Course Duration: 40 Hrs
Technology: Windows Server 2012
Exam Code: 70-409
Course Benefits:

This will provide you with the knowledge and skills required to design and implement Microsoft Server Virtualization solutions using Hyper-V and System Center.

Who Should Attend:

This course is intended for IT professionals who are responsible for designing, implementing, managing, and maintaining a virtualization infrastructure or are interested in learning about current Microsoft Virtualization technologies. The secondary audience for this course includes IT decision makers who will determine which virtualization product to implement in their Data Center.

You Will Learn How To:
  • Evaluate an organization’s virtualization requirements and plan for server virtualization.
  • Install and configure the Hyper-V server role.
  • Create virtual machines, create and manage virtual hard disks and work with snapshots.
  • Create and configure virtual machine networks in a Hyper-V environment.
  • Implement virtual machine movement and Hyper-V Replica.
  • Provide high availability for Hyper-V environment by implementing failover clustering.
  • Manage virtual environment by using System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager.
  • Manage networking and storage infrastructure in Virtual Machine Manager.
  • Configure and manage Virtual Machine Manager Library and library objects.
  • Create and manage virtual machines by using Virtual Machine Manager.
  • Create and manage clouds by using System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager.
  • Create and manage services in System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager.
  • Protect virtualization infrastructure by using Windows Server Backup and Data Protection Manager.

Server

Active DirectoryDownload PDF

Course Duration: 40 Hrs
Technology: Windows Server 2008
Exam Code: 70-640
Course Benefits:

This course provides in-depth training on implementing, configuring, managing and troubleshooting Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) in Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2 environments. It covers core AD DS concepts and functionality as well as implementing Group Policies, performing backup and restore and monitoring and troubleshooting Active Directory related issues. This course also provides in-depth training on configuring and troubleshooting Active Directory Identity and Access (IDA) solutions with Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2.

Who Should Attend:

This course is intended for Active Directory Technology Specialists, Server and Enterprise Administrators who want to learn how to implement Active Directory Domain Services in Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2 environments. This course is also intended for those who want to learn how IDA solutions are implemented in Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2.

You Will Learn How To:
  • Describe the features and functionality of Active Directory Domain Services.
  • Perform secure and efficient administration of Active Directory.
  • Manage users and service accounts.
  • Manage groups.
  • Manage computer accounts.
  • Implement a Group Policy infrastructure.
  • Manage User Desktops with Group Policy.
  • Manage enterprise security and configuration by using Group Policy settings.
  • Secure administration.
  • Improve the security of authentication in an AD DS Domain.
  • Configure Domain Name System.
  • Administer AD DS domain controllers.
  • Manage sites and Active Directory Replication.
  • Monitor, maintain and back up directory Service to ensure Directory Service continuity.
  • Manage multiple domains and forests.
  • Describe the fundamental IDA components and Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2 IDA technologies.
  • Deploy, configure, and troubleshoot Active Directory Certificate Services (AD CS).
  • Deploy, configure, and manage certificates.
  • Deploy, configure, and troubleshoot Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services (AD LDS).
  • Deploy, configure, and troubleshoot Active Directory Federation Services 2.0 (AD FS 2.0).
  • Deploy, configure, and troubleshoot Active Directory Rights Management Services (AD RMS).
  • Maintain Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2 Active Directory IDA Solutions.

Network InfrastructureDownload PDF

Course Duration: 40 Hrs
Technology: Windows Server 2008
Exam Code: 70-642
Course Benefits:

This course provides the knowledge and skills to configure and troubleshoot Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2 Sp1 Network Infrastructures. It will cover networking technologies most commonly used with Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2 Sp1 such as DNS, DHCP, IPv4 and IPv6 network addressing, Network Policy server and Network Access Protection and configuring secure network access. It also covers fault tolerant storage technologies, Network Storage and routing and remote access, monitoring and compliance updates as well as other relevant technologies.

Who Should Attend:

This course will be of interest and benefit to attendees with different back grounds and career aspirations. It will be of interest to Network Administrators who currently are, or will be, working with Windows Server 2008 servers. It will also be of interest and benefit to Active Directory technology specialists who aspire to be Enterprise Administrators or experienced Server Administrators who aspire to be Enterprise Administrators. Storage Area Network Administrators who need to understand this information to deploy or extend their current storage infrastructure and Operations Managers who need this information to support troubleshooting efforts and business decisions would also benefit from this course.

You Will Learn How To:
  • Plan and configure an IPv4 network infrastructure.
  • Implement DHCP within their organization.
  • Configure and troubleshoot DNS.
  • Configure, transition to, and troubleshoot IPv6.
  • Configure and troubleshoot Routing and Remote Access.
  • Install, configure, and troubleshoot the Network Policy Server Role service.
  • Implement Network Access Protection.
  • Implement security features within Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2.
  • Implement security features within Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2 that help to secure network communications.
  • Configure and troubleshot file and print services.
  • Enable and configure services to optimize branch office data access.
  • Control and monitor network storage.
  • Recover data on Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2 servers.
  • Monitor Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server R2 network infrastructure services.

LINUX

RHEL 6

RH124Download PDF

Duration: 32 Hours
Red Hat® System Administration I (RH124)

Gain the core skills needed to administer a Red Hat Enterprise Linux system.

Red Hat System Administration I (RH124) is designed for IT professionals who are new to Linux and require core Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills. Focusing on administration tasks that will be encountered in the workplace, you will be engaged in task-focused activities, lab-based knowledge checks, and facilitative discussions to ensure maximum skill transfer and retention.

You'll use GUI-based tools to build on your existing technical knowledge, and you'll learn key command line concepts that provide a foundation for becoming a full-time Linux system administrator. By the end of this course, you will be able to perform installation, establish network connectivity, manage physical storage, and perform basic security administration.

What You'll Learn
  • Perform installations
  • Establish network connectivity
  • Manage physical storage
  • Perform basic security administration
  • Use GUI-based tools
  • Key command line concepts
Who Needs to Attend
  • Experienced C programmers who want to learn key skills for creating applications and programs on Red Hat Enterprise Linux
  • Windows and UNIX programmers who are migrating their programs to Linux
  • Microsoft Windows system administrators who need to quickly learn core Red Hat Enterprise Linux proficiencies
  • System administrators, network administrators, and other IT professionals who require proficiency performing core tasks in Linux
  • Non-Linux IT professionals on the path to becoming full-time Linux system administrators
Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Certifications:

EX200 - Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) exam. The performance-based Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) exam (EX200) tests your knowledge and skill in areas of system administration common across a wide range of environments and deployment scenarios.

To achieve this certification you need take following papers

  • Red Hat® System Administration I (RH124)
  • Red Hat® System Administration II (RH134)

RH134Download PDF

Red Hat® System Administration II (RH134)

Designed for IT professionals working to become full-time enterprise Linux system administrators, this course is a follow up to System Administration I (RH124) .You will be actively engaged in task-focused activities, lab-based knowledge checks, and facilitative discussions to ensure maximum skills transfer and retention. Building on the foundation of command line skills covered in System Administration I, you will dive deeper into Red Hat Enterprise Linux to add to your administration skills tool kit.

By the end of this course, you will be able to administer and troubleshoot file systems and partitioning, logical volume management, access control, and package management.

Certification:

You can register for EX200 after this course. This course does not include the RHCSA exam.

What You'll Learn
  • Administer and troubleshoot file systems and partitioning
  • Administer and troubleshoot logical volume management
  • Administer and troubleshoot access control
  • Administer and troubleshoot package management
Who Needs to Attend

IT professionals who have attended Red Hat System Administration I and want the skills to be full-time enterprise Linux administrators

Prerequisites
  • RH124 Red Hat System Administration I
  • Confirmation of prerequisite knowledge obtained by passing the online pre-assessment quiz at redhat.com/explore/pre-assessment
Duration: 32 Hours
Certifications:

EX200 - Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) exam. The performance-based Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) exam (EX200) tests your knowledge and skill in areas of system administration common across a wide range of environments and deployment scenarios. You must be an RHCSA to earn a Red Hat Certified Engineer

To achieve this certification you need take following papers

  • Red Hat® System Administration I (RH124)
  • Red Hat® System Administration II (RH134)

RH254Download PDF

Red Hat® System Administration III (RH254)

With a heavy emphasis on practical, hands-on labs, content in this course is tightly aligned with experienced Linux administrators' job tasks and the skills required for advancement. Focus is placed on enhancing your automation skills to securely configure, deploy, and manage network services, including DNS, Apache, SMTP, and network file sharing. In addition, you will cover security, including monitoring, packet filtering, access controls, and SELinux. At the completion of this course, students familiar with the RHCT/RHCSA administration skills will have exposure to all competencies tested by the RHCSA and RHCE exams.

What You'll Learn
  • Securely configure, deploy, and manage network services, including DNS, Apache, SMTP, and network file sharing
  • Security, including monitoring, packet filtering, access controls, and SELinux
Who Needs to Attend
  • Senior Linux system administrators who require networking and security administration skills
  • Linux IT professionals who currently have RHCT/RHCSA certification and are interested in earning RHCE certification
  • Linux IT professionals who demonstrate the competencies needed to earn an RHCT/RHCSA but have not passed the RHCSA exam provided with the Red Hat System Administration II course
Prerequisites
  • RH200 or Red Hat System Administration I & II
  • Skills required to earn RHCT/RHCSA certification
  • Confirmation of the correct skill set required for this course can be obtained by passing the online pre-assessment quiz at redhat.com/explore/pre-assessment
Certification:

EX300: A Red Hat® Certified Engineer (RHCE)

A Red Hat® Certified Engineer (RHCE®) is a Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) who possesses the additional skills, knowledge, and abilities required of a senior system administrator responsible for Red Hat Enterprise Linux® systems.

To achieve RHCE you need to take the following Papers

  • RH200 or Red Hat System Administration I & II
  • Red Hat System Administration III

RHEL 7

RH124Download PDF

Red Hat® System Administration I (RH124)

Gain the core skills needed to administer a Red Hat Enterprise Linux system.

Red Hat System Administration I (RH124) is designed for IT professionals who are new to Linux and require core Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills. Focusing on administration tasks that will be encountered in the workplace, you will be engaged in task-focused activities, lab-based knowledge checks, and facilitative discussions to ensure maximum skill transfer and retention.

You'll use GUI-based tools to build on your existing technical knowledge, and you'll learn key command line concepts that provide a foundation for becoming a full-time Linux system administrator. By the end of this course, you will be able to perform installation, establish network connectivity, manage physical storage, and perform basic security administration.

What You'll Learn
  • Perform installations
  • Establish network connectivity
  • Manage physical storage
  • Perform basic security administration
  • Use GUI-based tools
  • Key command line concepts
Who Needs to Attend
  • Experienced C programmers who want to learn key skills for creating applications and programs on Red Hat Enterprise Linux
  • Windows and UNIX programmers who are migrating their programs to Linux
  • Microsoft Windows system administrators who need to quickly learn core Red Hat Enterprise Linux proficiencies
  • System administrators, network administrators, and other IT professionals who require proficiency performing core tasks in Linux
  • Non-Linux IT professionals on the path to becoming full-time Linux system administrators
Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Duration: 32 Hours
Certifications:

EX200 - Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) exam. The performance-based Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) exam (EX200) tests your knowledge and skill in areas of system administration common across a wide range of environments and deployment scenarios.

To achieve this certification you need take following papers

  • Red Hat® System Administration I (RH124)
  • Red Hat® System Administration II (RH134)

RH134Download PDF

Red Hat® System Administration II (RH134)

Designed for IT professionals working to become full-time enterprise Linux system administrators, this course is a follow up to System Administration I (RH124) .You will be actively engaged in task-focused activities, lab-based knowledge checks, and facilitative discussions to ensure maximum skills transfer and retention. Building on the foundation of command line skills covered in System Administration I, you will dive deeper into Red Hat Enterprise Linux to add to your administration skills tool kit.

By the end of this course, you will be able to administer and troubleshoot file systems and partitioning, logical volume management, access control, and package management.

Certification:

You can register for EX200 after this course. This course does not include the RHCSA exam.

What You'll Learn
  • Administer and troubleshoot file systems and partitioning
  • Administer and troubleshoot logical volume management
  • Administer and troubleshoot access control
  • Administer and troubleshoot package management
Who Needs to Attend

IT professionals who have attended Red Hat System Administration I and want the skills to be full-time enterprise Linux administrators

Prerequisites
  • RH124 Red Hat System Administration I
  • Confirmation of prerequisite knowledge obtained by passing the online pre-assessment quiz at redhat.com/explore/pre-assessment
Duration: 32 Hours
Certifications:

EX200 - Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) exam. The performance-based Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) exam (EX200) tests your knowledge and skill in areas of system administration common across a wide range of environments and deployment scenarios. You must be an RHCSA to earn a Red Hat Certified Engineer

To achieve this certification you need take following papers

  • Red Hat® System Administration I (RH124)
  • Red Hat® System Administration II (RH134)

RH254Download PDF

Red Hat® System Administration III (RH254)

With a heavy emphasis on practical, hands-on labs, content in this course is tightly aligned with experienced Linux administrators' job tasks and the skills required for advancement. Focus is placed on enhancing your automation skills to securely configure, deploy, and manage network services, including DNS, Apache, SMTP, and network file sharing. In addition, you will cover security, including monitoring, packet filtering, access controls, and SELinux. At the completion of this course, students familiar with the RHCT/RHCSA administration skills will have exposure to all competencies tested by the RHCSA and RHCE exams.

What You'll Learn
  • Securely configure, deploy, and manage network services, including DNS, Apache, SMTP, and network file sharing
  • Security, including monitoring, packet filtering, access controls, and SELinux
Who Needs to Attend
  • Senior Linux system administrators who require networking and security administration skills
  • Linux IT professionals who currently have RHCT/RHCSA certification and are interested in earning RHCE certification
  • Linux IT professionals who demonstrate the competencies needed to earn an RHCT/RHCSA but have not passed the RHCSA exam provided with the Red Hat System Administration II course
Prerequisites
  • RH200 or Red Hat System Administration I & II
  • Skills required to earn RHCT/RHCSA certification
  • Confirmation of the correct skill set required for this course can be obtained by passing the online pre-assessment quiz at redhat.com/explore/pre-assessment
Certification:

EX300: A Red Hat® Certified Engineer (RHCE)

A Red Hat® Certified Engineer (RHCE®) is a Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) who possesses the additional skills, knowledge, and abilities required of a senior system administrator responsible for Red Hat Enterprise Linux® systems.

To achieve RHCE you need to take the following Papers

  • RH200 or Red Hat System Administration I & II
  • Red Hat System Administration III

IT - AUTOMATION (SCRIPTING)

Perl scripting on LinuxDownload PDF

Course Training Duration: 16 Hrs
Overview:

Linux has gained considerable momentum as the operating system of choice for writing Perl scripts for various purposes like System Administration & web designing. In the course the participants gain a basic to mid-level understanding of the techniques of writing a perl script. They learn to create scripts to automate administrative tasks by understanding the structure of standard examples in perl scripting.

Pre-Requisites:

Knowledge of command line usage of Linux OS is essentials. Knowledge of essential user, system and file operation commands is helpful. Knowledge of shell scripting helps in better understanding of this training programme.

Target Audience:

This course is intended for software developers, administrators, and other users who want to acquire basic perl programming skills.

Python Scripting on LinuxDownload PDF

Course Training Duration: 16 Hrs
Overview:

Linux has gained considerable momentum as the operating system of choice for writing Python scripts for various purposes like automation tasks, text parsing and application development. This course offers sufficient Knowledge to understand and write Python programs. A brief explanation of Python modules will be given with suitable examples to explain the scalability of the language and the scope of implementation of Python.

Pre-Requisites:

Knowledge of command line usage of Linux OS is essentials. Knowledge of essential user, system and file operation commands is helpful. Knowledge of shell scripting helps in better understanding of this training programme.

Target Audience:

This course is intended for software developers, administrators, and other users who want to acquire basic python programming skills.

Shell Scripting on LinuxDownload PDF

Course Training Duration: 16 Hrs
Overview:

In the course the participants gain a basic to mid-level understanding of the techniques of writing a shell script. They learn to create scripts to automate administrative tasks by understanding the structure of standard examples in shell scripting.

Pre-Requisites:

Knowledge of command line usage of Linux OS is essentials. Knowledge of essential user, system and file operation commands is helpful.

Target Audience:

This course is intended for software developers, administrators, and other users who want to acquire basic shell programming skills.

Microsoft PowershellDownload PDF

Course Training Duration: 40 Hrs
Technology: Windows Server 2012
Course Benefits:

You will learn how with Windows PowerShell 3.0, you can remotely manage single or multiple Windows-based servers and automate day-to-day management and administration tasks. This course provides you with the fundamental knowledge and skills to use Windows PowerShell 3.0 for administering and automating administration of Windows based servers. It focuses on primary Windows PowerShell command-line features and techniques, and will provide prerequisite skills supporting many different Microsoft products. In this course you will also learn to execute and monitor scripts more efficiently through more robust session connectivity, workflow capabilities, improved job scheduling, and Windows PowerShell Web Access.

Who Should Attend:

This course is intended for IT Professionals who is already experienced in general Windows Server and Windows Client administration or already experienced in administering and supporting Application servers and services including applications like Exchange, SharePoint, and SQL. It is broadly intended for students who want to use Windows PowerShell to automate administrative tasks from the command line, using any Microsoft or independent software vendor (ISV) product that supports Windows PowerShell manageability.

You Will Learn How To:
  • Understand the basic concepts behind Windows PowerShell
  • Work with the Pipeline
  • Understand How the Pipeline Works
  • Use PSProviders and PSDrives
  • Format Output
  • Use WMI and CIM
  • Prepare for Scripting
  • Moving From a Command to a Script to a Module
  • Administer Remote Computers
  • Put the various Windows PowerShell components together
  • Use Background Jobs and Scheduled Jobs
  • Use Advanced PowerShell Techniques and Profiles

CISCO TECHNOLOGIES

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)

CCNA Routing and SwitchingDownload PDF

Recommended Training: Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices (CCNA)
Exam Code: 200 – 120 CCNA
Course Duration: 50 Hrs
Course Description:

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) Routing and Switching is a certification program for entry-level network engineers that helps maximize your investment in foundational networking knowledge and increase the value of your employer's network. CCNA Routing and Switching is for Network Specialists, Network Administrators, and Network Support Engineers with 1-3 years of experience. The CCNA Routing and Switching validates the ability to install, configure, operate, and troubleshoot medium-size routed and switched networks.

Prerequisites:

No prerequisites

CCNA SecurityDownload PDF

Recommended Training: Implementing Cisco IOS Network Security (IINS)
Exam Code: 640 – 554 IINS
Course Duration: 50 Hrs
Course Description:

Cisco Certified Network Associate Security (CCNA Security) validates associate-level knowledge and skills required to secure Cisco networks. With a CCNA Security certification, a network professional demonstrates the skills required to develop a security infrastructure, recognize threats and vulnerabilities to networks, and mitigate security threats. The CCNA Security curriculum emphasizes core security technologies, the installation, troubleshooting and monitoring of network devices to maintain integrity, confidentiality and availability of data and devices, and competency in the technologies that Cisco uses in its security structure.

Prerequisite:

Any valid Cisco CCENT, CCNA Routing and Switching, or any CCIE certification can act as a prerequisite.

Introducing Cisco Data Center Networking (640-911)Download PDF

Recommended Training:

1. Introducing Cisco Data Center Networking

2. Introducing Cisco Data Center Technologies

Exam Code:

1. 640 – 911 DCICN

2. 640 – 916 DCICT

Course Duration: 50 Hrs
Course Description:

For data center network administrators who want to save time and money on data center design, equipment installation, and maintenance, the Cisco Certified Network Associate Data Center (CCNA Data Center) certification is a job-role-focused training and certification program that allows you to maximize your investment in your education and increase the value of your data center network.

Prerequisites:

No Prerequisites

Introducing Cisco Data Center Networking (640-916)Download PDF

Recommended Training:

1. Introducing Cisco Data Center Networking

2. Introducing Cisco Data Center Technologies

Exam Code:

1. 640 – 911 DCICN

2. 640 – 916 DCICT

Course Duration: 50 Hrs
Course Description:

For data center network administrators who want to save time and money on data center design, equipment installation, and maintenance, the Cisco Certified Network Associate Data Center (CCNA Data Center) certification is a job-role-focused training and certification program that allows you to maximize your investment in your education and increase the value of your data center network.

Prerequisites:

No Prerequisites

CCNA WirelessDownload PDF

Recommended Training: Implementing Cisco Unified Wireless Networking Essentials
Exam Code: 640 – 722 IUWNE
Course Duration: 50 Hrs
Course Description:

Cisco Certified Network Associate Wireless (CCNA Wireless) validates associate-level knowledge and skills to configure, implement and support of wireless LANs, specifically those networks using Cisco equipment. With a CCNA Wireless certification, network professionals can support a basic wireless network on a Cisco WLAN in a SMB to enterprise network. The CCNA Wireless curriculum includes information and practice activities to prepare them for configuring, monitoring and troubleshooting basic tasks of a Cisco WLAN in SMB and Enterprise networks.

Prerequisites:

Any valid Cisco CCENT, CCNA Routing and Switching or any CCIE certification can act as a prerequisite.

CCNA VoiceDownload PDF

Recommended Training: Introducing Cisco Voice and Unified Communications Administration
Exam Code: 640 – 461 ICOMM
Course Duration: 50 Hrs
Course Description:

The Cisco Certified Network Associate Voice (CCNA Voice) validates associate-level knowledge and skills required to administer a voice network. The Cisco CCNA Voice certification confirms that the required skill set for specialized job roles in voice technologies such as voice technologies administrator, voice engineer, and voice manager. It validates skills in VoIP technologies such as IP PBX, IP telephony, handset, call control, and voicemail solutions.

The CCNA Voice certification assesses skills and knowledge related to the Cisco Unified Communications Manager. It is typically employed by large organizations such as governments, large companies, and colleges. Additionally, the CCNA Voice Certification assesses skills and knowledge related to the Cisco CallManager Express (CME) and Cisco Unity Express (CUE) solutions typically used by medium and small organizations such as companies with less than 2,000 employees, retail businesses, and small school districts.

Prerequisites:

Any valid Cisco CCENT, CCNA Routing and Switching or any Cisco CCIE certification can act as a prerequisite.

CCNP – Cisco Certified Network Professional

CCNP Routing and Switching

Implementing Cisco IP Routing (300-101)Download PDF

Recommended Training:

Implementing Cisco IP Routing (ROUTE)

Exam Code:

300 – 101 ROUTE

Course Duration: 40 Hrs Each
Course Description:

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) Routing and Switching certification validates the ability to plan, implement, verify and troubleshoot local and wide-area enterprise networks and work collaboratively with specialists on advanced security, voice, wireless and video solutions. The CCNP Routing and Switching certification is appropriate for those with at least one year of networking experience who are ready to advance their skills and work independently on complex network solutions. Those who achieve CCNP Routing and Switching have demonstrated the skills required in enterprise roles such as network engineer, support engineer, systems engineer or network technician. The routing and switching protocol knowledge from this certification will provide a lasting foundation as these skills are equally relevant in the physical networks of today and the virtualized network functions of tomorrow.

Prerequisites:

Valid Cisco CCNA Routing and Switching certification or any Cisco CCIE certification can act as a prerequisite.

Implementing Cisco IP Switched Networks (300-115)Download PDF

Recommended Training:

Implementing Cisco IP Switched Networks (SWITCH)

Exam Code:

300 – 115 SWITCH

Course Duration: 40 Hrs Each
Course Description:

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) Routing and Switching certification validates the ability to plan, implement, verify and troubleshoot local and wide-area enterprise networks and work collaboratively with specialists on advanced security, voice, wireless and video solutions. The CCNP Routing and Switching certification is appropriate for those with at least one year of networking experience who are ready to advance their skills and work independently on complex network solutions. Those who achieve CCNP Routing and Switching have demonstrated the skills required in enterprise roles such as network engineer, support engineer, systems engineer or network technician. The routing and switching protocol knowledge from this certification will provide a lasting foundation as these skills are equally relevant in the physical networks of today and the virtualized network functions of tomorrow.

Prerequisites:

Valid Cisco CCNA Routing and Switching certification or any Cisco CCIE certification can act as a prerequisite.

Troubleshooting and Maintaining Cisco IP Networks v2 (300-135)Download PDF

Recommended Training:

Troubleshooting and Maintaining Cisco IP Networks (TSHOOT)

Exam Code:

300 – 135 TSHOOT

Course Duration: 40 Hrs Each
Course Description:

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) Routing and Switching certification validates the ability to plan, implement, verify and troubleshoot local and wide-area enterprise networks and work collaboratively with specialists on advanced security, voice, wireless and video solutions. The CCNP Routing and Switching certification is appropriate for those with at least one year of networking experience who are ready to advance their skills and work independently on complex network solutions. Those who achieve CCNP Routing and Switching have demonstrated the skills required in enterprise roles such as network engineer, support engineer, systems engineer or network technician. The routing and switching protocol knowledge from this certification will provide a lasting foundation as these skills are equally relevant in the physical networks of today and the virtualized network functions of tomorrow.

Prerequisites:

Valid Cisco CCNA Routing and Switching certification or any Cisco CCIE certification can act as a prerequisite.

CCNP Security

Implementing Cisco Secure Access Solutions (300-208)Download PDF

Recommended Training:

Implementing Cisco Secure Access Solutions (SISAS)

Exam Code:

300 – 208 SISAS

Course Duration: 40 Hrs Each
Course Description:

Cisco Certified Network Professional Security (CCNP Security) certification program is aligned specifically to the job role of the Cisco Network Security Engineer responsible for Security in Routers, Switches, Networking devices and appliances, as well as choosing, deploying, supporting and troubleshooting Firewalls, VPNS, and IDS/IPS solutions for their networking environments.

Prerequisites:

Valid CCNA Security Certification or any CCIE Certification can act as a prerequisite

Implementing Cisco Edge Network Security Solutions (300-206)Download PDF

Recommended Training:

Implementing Cisco Edge Network Security Solutions (SENSS)

Exam Code:

300 – 206 SENSS

Course Duration: 40 Hrs Each
Course Description:

Cisco Certified Network Professional Security (CCNP Security) certification program is aligned specifically to the job role of the Cisco Network Security Engineer responsible for Security in Routers, Switches, Networking devices and appliances, as well as choosing, deploying, supporting and troubleshooting Firewalls, VPNS, and IDS/IPS solutions for their networking environments.

Prerequisites:

Valid CCNA Security Certification or any CCIE Certification can act as a prerequisite

Implementing Cisco Secure Mobility Solutions (300-209)Download PDF

Recommended Training:

Implementing Cisco Secure Mobility Solutions (SIMOS)

Exam Code:

300 – 209 SIMOS

Course Duration: 40 Hrs Each
Course Description:

Cisco Certified Network Professional Security (CCNP Security) certification program is aligned specifically to the job role of the Cisco Network Security Engineer responsible for Security in Routers, Switches, Networking devices and appliances, as well as choosing, deploying, supporting and troubleshooting Firewalls, VPNS, and IDS/IPS solutions for their networking environments.

Prerequisites:

Valid CCNA Security Certification or any CCIE Certification can act as a prerequisite

Implementing Cisco Threat Control Solutions (300-207)Download PDF

Recommended Training:

Implementing Cisco Threat Control Solutions (SITCS)

Exam Code:

300 – 207 SITCS

Course Duration: 40 Hrs Each
Course Description:

Cisco Certified Network Professional Security (CCNP Security) certification program is aligned specifically to the job role of the Cisco Network Security Engineer responsible for Security in Routers, Switches, Networking devices and appliances, as well as choosing, deploying, supporting and troubleshooting Firewalls, VPNS, and IDS/IPS solutions for their networking environments.

Prerequisites:

Valid CCNA Security Certification or any CCIE Certification can act as a prerequisite

Other Cisco Trainings

DATABASE

MY-SQLDownload PDF

Course Description

This My-SQL Server training course teaches you everything you need to know to pass the MySQL 5.6 Database Administrator (Exam Number: 1Z0-883). It is required that you pass the Oracle Certified Professional, MySQL 5.6 Database Administrator.

Target audience:

This learning path is intended for Microsoft IT professionals, database administrators and students seeking certification, as well as basic JOB SKILLS applicable to administration MySQL 5.6 in a production environment.

Pre-Requisites

In addition to their professional experience, students who attend this training should already have the following technical knowledge:

Basic knowledge of the Microsoft Windows operating system and Linux operating system with its core functionality.

Working knowledge of Transact-SQL.

Working knowledge of relational databases.

Some experience with database design.

Duration: 32 Hours

MS-SQLDownload PDF

Overview

This five-day instructor-led course provides students with the knowledge and skills to maintain a Microsoft SQL Server 2012 database. The course focuses on teaching individuals how to use SQL Server 2012 product features and tools related to maintaining a database. Also this course helps you prepare for the Exam 70-462

Course Description

This SQL Server training course teaches you everything you need to know to pass the Administering Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Databases Server 2012 exam. It is required that you pass the 70-462 Exam in order to earn your MCSA and MCSE certifications from Microsoft.

The course takes you through each of the topics that you will have to master in order to pass the SQL Server 2012 70-462 exam. Throughout this course, you will learn how to install and configure the SQL Server, maintain instances and databases, optimize and troubleshoot, manage data, and implement security and high availability. Each topic is broken down into step-by-step lessons, allow you to quickly learn and retain the information more effectively.

Target audience:

This learning path is intended for Microsoft IT professionals, database administrators and students seeking certification, as well as basic JOB SKILLS applicable to administration of SQL Server 2012 in a production environment.

Pre-Requisites

In addition to their professional experience, students who attend this training should already have the following technical knowledge:

Basic knowledge of the Microsoft Windows operating system and its core functionality.

Working knowledge of Transact-SQL.

Working knowledge of relational databases.

Some experience with database design.

Duration: 40 Hours

STORAGE & VIRTUALIZATION

CompTIA Storage+Download PDF

Course Training Duration: 40 Hours
Technology: Storage (SNIA
Exam: SG0-001
Course Benefits

The objective of this course is to provide the Storage Networking professional with a vendor neutral deep understanding and competency in Storage Networking. The course is intended to outfit the student with the expertise to provide value to their employer or client in their enterprise level storage systems. Storage Networking contains Systems Level topics including management, optimization of systems and disaster recovery including protocols, techniques, and components. Today’s storage systems encompass every increasing oceans of data, often in a cloud that is physical somewhere. The goal is to train the professional in accessing, managing, and securing your distributed stored data assets for the benefit of the organization or enterprise.

Who Should Attend

A copy of the 2012 SNIA Dictionary: http://www.snia.org/education/dictionary

A working knowledge of enterprise level computer systems.

A BS in Information or Computer Science or equivalent experience is highly recommended or 12 months hands-on storage systems related experience.

You Will Learn How To
  • Introduction to Storage Networking.
  • Storage Networking Architectures.
  • Storage components
  • RAID and Subsystem Architectures.
  • FC components and Protocols(ISCSI and FC)
  • Storage Resource Management
  • Storage Virtualization and data protection.

Microsoft Hyper-VDownload PDF

Course Training Duration: 40 Hours
Technology: Windows Server 2012
Exam: 70-409
Course Benefits

This will provide you with the knowledge and skills required to design and implement Microsoft Server Virtualization solutions using Hyper-V and System Center.

Who Should Attend

This course is intended for IT professionals who are responsible for designing, implementing, managing, and maintaining a virtualization infrastructure or are interested in learning about current Microsoft Virtualization technologies. The secondary audience for this course includes IT decision makers who will determine which virtualization product to implement in their Data Center.

You Will Learn How To
  • Evaluate an organization’s virtualization requirements and plan for server virtualization.
  • Install and configure the Hyper-V server role.
  • Create virtual machines, create and manage virtual hard disks and work with snapshots.
  • Create and configure virtual machine networks in a Hyper-V environment.
  • Implement virtual machine movement and Hyper-V Replica.
  • Provide high availability for Hyper-V environment by implementing failover clustering.
  • Manage virtual environment by using System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager.
  • Manage networking and storage infrastructure in Virtual Machine Manager.
  • Configure and manage Virtual Machine Manager Library and library objects.
  • Create and manage virtual machines by using Virtual Machine Manager.
  • Create and manage clouds by using System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager.
  • Create and manage services in System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager.
  • Protect virtualization infrastructure by using Windows Server Backup and Data Protection Manager.

NETWORK SECURITY - CHECK POINT

R75

CCSA-R75Download PDF

Check Point Security Administrator provides an understanding of the basic concepts and skills necessary to configure Check Point Security Gateway and Management Software Blades. During this course you will configure a Security Policy and learn about managing and monitoring a secure network. In addition, you will upgrade and configure a Security Gateway to implement a virtual private network for both internal and external, remote users.

CERTIFICATION INFORMATION
Exam Code: 156-215.75
Course Duration: 24 Hrs
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

Technical persons who support, install, deploy or administer Check Point Software Blades should attend this course. This could include the following:

  • System Administrators
  • Support Analysts
  • Security Managers
  • Network Engineers
  • Anyone seeking CCSA certification
PREREQUISITES

Persons attending this course should have general knowledge of TCP/IP, and working knowledge of Windows, UNIX, network technology and the internet.

COURSE TOPICS
  • Introduction to Check Point Technology
  • Deployment Platforms
  • Introduction to the Security Policy
  • Monitoring Traffic and Connections
  • Using SmartUpdate
  • User Management and Authentication
  • Identity Awareness
  • Introduction to Check Point VPNs

CCSE-R75Download PDF

Check Point Security Expert is an advanced course for Check Point’s Security Gateway and Management Systems. This 3-day course provides hands-on training to achieve advanced skills necessary to manage and troubleshoot R75 Check Point Software Blades including advanced firewall, advanced user management and clustering, advanced IPsec and VPN and remote access. During this course, students will perform debugs on firewall processes and optimize VPN performance.

CERTIFICATION INFORMATION
Exam Code: #156-315.75
Course Duration: 24 Hrs
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

Technical persons who support, install, deploy or administer Check Point Software Blades should attend this course. This could include the following:

• System Administrators • System Engineers • Security Managers • Network Engineers • Anyone seeking CCSA certification
PREREQUISITES

Persons attending this course should have CCSA or equivalent knowledge including networking concepts, Windows Server and/or UNIX, and experience with TCP/IP and the Internet.

COURSE TOPICS
• Advanced Firewall • Advanced Upgrading • Advanced User Management • Advanced Clustering • Advanced Acceleration • Advanced IPsec VPN • Remote Access • Auditing and Reporting

R77

CCSA-R77Download PDF

Check Point Security Administrator provides an understanding of the basic concepts and skills necessary to configure Check Point Security Gateway and Management Software Blades. During this course you will configure a Security Policy and learn about managing and monitoring a secure network. In addition, you will upgrade and configure a Security Gateway to implement a virtual private network for both internal and external, remote users.

CERTIFICATION INFORMATION
Exam Code: 156-215.77
Course Duration: 24 Hrs
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

Technical persons who support, install, deploy or administer Check Point Software Blades should attend this course. This could include the following:

  • System Administrators
  • Support Analysts
  • Security Managers
  • Network Engineers
  • Anyone seeking CCSA certification
PREREQUISITES
  • Basic knowledge of networking
  • Windows Server and/or UNIX skills
  • Internet and TCP/IP experience
COURSE TOPICS
  • Introduction to Check Point Technology
  • Deployment Platforms
  • Introduction to the Security Policy
  • Monitoring Traffic and Connections
  • Using SmartUpdate
  • User Management and Authentication
  • Identity Awareness
  • Introduction to Check Point VPNs

CCSE-R77Download PDF

Check Point Security Expert is an advanced course for Check Point’s Security Gateway and Management Systems. This 3-day course provides hands-on training to achieve advanced skills necessary to manage and troubleshoot R75 Check Point Software Blades including advanced firewall, advanced user management and clustering, advanced IPsec and VPN and remote access. During this course, students will perform debugs on firewall processes and optimize VPN performance.

CERTIFICATION INFORMATION
Exam Code: # 156-315.77
Course Duration: 24 Hrs
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

Technical persons who support, install, deploy or administer Check Point Software Blades should attend this course. This could include the following:

  • System Administrators
  • System Engineers
  • Security Managers
  • Network Engineers
  • Anyone seeking CCSA certification
PREREQUISITES

Persons attending this course should have CCSA or equivalent knowledge including networking concepts, Windows Server and/or UNIX, and experience with TCP/IP and the Internet.

COURSE TOPICS
  • Advanced Firewall
  • Advanced Upgrading
  • Advanced User Management
  • Advanced Clustering
  • Advanced Acceleration
  • Advanced IPsec VPN
  • Remote Access
  • Auditing and Reporting

ITIL

Course Duration: 2 Days
Course Benefits

The IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL) v3 is the current version of the most widely adopted best practice framework for IT management. Achieving the Foundation Certification represents clear demonstration that you can contribute to improving the maturity of an IT organization. In this course, you take the ITIL v3 Foundation Certification Exam on the final day of class. The unique structure and format of this course follows the guidelines of the testing body and provides comprehensive coverage of the ITIL v3 Foundation Certification Exam topics.

You Will Learn How To
  • Prepare for and take the ITIL v3 Foundation Certification Exam
  • Identify opportunities to develop IT processes using ITIL v3
  • Interact with IT teams using ITIL terminology and concepts
  • Explore the components of Service Management processes
  • Recognize the importance of IT and business integration
  • Explain the benefits of Continual Service Improvement to the organization
Who Should Attend

Those who want to achieve ITIL v3 Foundation Certification. General IT knowledge is assumed.