Windows Server 2008 R2 with Group
Program Duration: 3 days
Audience: Any educator who is considering or is in the process of implementing Windows Server 2008 R2 with the enhanced security component of group policies/preferences in their school or district environment.
Program History: Developed in 2010 to address the issues of how to implement Windows Server 2008 R2 in an education environment and how to lock down client work stations using group policies/preferences.
Program Description: This program is designed for those who have implemented or in the process of implementing a Windows Server 2008 R2 in the education environment. Windows systems have built-in security features and centralized administration that if used correctly, will prevent hackers and inexperienced users from destroying computer or network resources. Utilizing built-in security features such as Active Directory, Group Policies, and Group Policy Preferences can reduce time and money spent on troubleshooting and restoring corrupted computers. Participants will learn how to set-up, manipulate, and manage a Windows Server 2008 R2. Program fee includes a comprehensive manual. Each participant will administer a Windows 2008 R2 server and a Windows 7 Client Workstation.
•Windows Server 2008 R2 Overview and New Features
•Securing a Windows Network Without Buying Third-party Software
•Active Directory Installation
•Active Directory Benefits
•Setting up Domain Name Systems (DNS)
•Setting up Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
•Implementing Shadow Copy
•Connecting Client Stations to a Windows Server 2008 R2
•Using an Active Directory Structure
•Applying and Administering Group Policies
•Applying and Administering Group Policy Preferences
•Group Policy Hierarchy
•Creating a New Default Domain Policy
•Combining Group Policies and Preferences to Manage and Secure Client Computers
WSR2-1204 December 4, 5, 6, 2013 Course fee: $200 Kennedy Space Center
WSR2-1301 February 13, 14, 15, 2013 Course fee: $200 Kennedy Space Center
Available for on-site training