Microsoft 70-742 Identity with Windows Server 2016

50 Hours / 12 Months / Self-Paced

Course Overview:

This training series focuses on the identity functionality in Windows Server 2016. It covers the installation and configuration of Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS), in addition to Group Policy implementation for non-Nano Server environments. It also covers functionality such as Active Directory Certificate Services (AD CS), Active Directory Federations Services (AD FS), and Web Application proxy implementations. 

This course includes FREE access for 12 months to a cloud based lab platform to assist students develop the practical information technology (IT) skills necessary to succeed in high in demand IT jobs.  This cloud based lab solution uses real equipment that enables our students to execute each practical task in a safe environment that is accessible from anywhere without needing to buy their own hardware or risk damage to their own system.

Along with providing the necessary hardware in a virtual environment, students gain access to high quality practical exercises that cover many of the exam topics they will encounter on their certifying exams.

This course prepares students to take the Microsoft 70-742: Identity with Windows Server 2016 certification exam.

Course Outline:

  • Lesson 1: Installing and Configuring Domain Controllers
  • Lesson 2: Managing Active Directory Objects
  • Lesson 3: Securing Active Directory Domain Services
  • Lesson 4: Working with Complex AD DS Infrastructures
  • Lesson 5: Implementing Group Policy
  • Lesson 6: Understanding Microsoft Azure AD and Directory Synchronization
  • Lesson 7: Monitoring and Recovering AD DS
  • Lesson 8: Implementing Active Directory Certificate Services
  • Lesson 9: Implementing Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS)
  • Lesson 10: Implementing Active Directory Rights Management Services
  • Microsoft 70-742: Identity with Windows Server 2016 Practice Lab

All necessary course materials are included.

Certification(s):

This course prepares students to take the Microsoft 70-742: Identity with Windows Server 2016 certification exam.


System Requirements:

Internet Connectivity Requirements:
  • Cable and DSL internet connections are recommended.

Hardware Requirements:
  • Minimum Pentium 400 Mhz CPU or G3 Macintosh. 1 GHz or greater CPU recommended.
  • 256MB RAM minimum. 1 GB RAM recommended.
  • 800x600 video resolution minimum. 1025x768 recommended.
  • Speakers/Headphones to listen to Dialogue steaming audio sessions.
  • A microphone to speak in Dialogue streaming audio sessions.
Operating System Requirements:
  • Windows Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 9, 10
  • Mac OSX 10 or higher.
  • OpenSUSE Linux 9.2 or higher.
Web Browser Requirements:
  • Google Chrome is recommended.
  • Firefox 13.x or greater.
  • Internet Explorer 6.x or greater.
  • Safari 3.2.2 or greater.
Software Requirements:
  • Adobe Flash Player 6 or greater.
  • Oracle Java 7 or greater.
  • Adobe Reader 7 or greater.
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  • Accept Cookies
  • Disable Pop-up Blocker.


**Outlines are subject to change, as courses and materials are updated.**