Php 8,000 Course Fee

Php 1,000 less New Student Discount
Php 1,500 less Returning Student Discount

Course Overview

This 2 Days Course is designed to provide students hands-on experience in administering and Managing Active Directory using Windows Server 2008 R2 for day-to-day operations.

At Course Completion, attendees will learn below the following through the hands-on exercises provided in the 2 days course

  • Implement and configure Active Directory
  • Create and Manage Active Directory and Group Policy objects
  • Manage permissions through Group Policy
  • Manage backup & replication
  • Secure Active Directory
  • and more…


  • Solid background in Basic Networking or any Networking Essentials Course is required.
  • Should have strong knowledge in Microsoft Windows Server 2008 – Implement and Administering Servers (Module 1)


  • Unlimited Refresher Class (Validity : 1 year)
  • Certificate of Course Completion
  • References Materials (PDF)
  • Software Evaluation Copy
  • Other Add-ons

Course Outline

Introducing Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS)

  • Overview of Active Directory, Identity, and Access
  • Active Directory Components and Concepts
  • Install Active Directory Domain Services
  • Lab : Install an AD DS DC to Create a Single Domain Forest

Administering Active Directory Securely and Efficiently

  • Work with Active Directory Administration Tools
  • Custom Consoles and Least Privilege
  • Find Objects in Active Directory
  • Use Windows PowerShell to Administer Active Directory
  • Lab : Administer Active Directory Using Administrative Tools
  • Lab : Find Objects in Active Directory
  • Lab : Use Windows PowerShell to Administer Active Directory

Managing Users and Service Accounts

  • Create and Administer User Accounts
  • Configure User Object Attributes
  • Automate User Account Creation
  • Create and Configure Managed Service Accounts
  • Lab : Create and Administer User Accounts
  • Lab : Configure User Object Attributes
  • Lab : Automate User Account Creation
  • Lab : Create and Administer Managed Service Accounts

Managing Groups

  • Overview of Groups
  • Administer Groups
  • Best Practices for Group Management
  • Lab : Administer Groups
  • Lab : Best Practices for Group Management

Managing Computer Accounts

  • Create Computers and Join the Domain
  • Administer Computer Objects and Accounts
  • Perform an Offline Domain Join
  • Lab : Create Computers and Join the Domain
  • Lab : Administer Computer Objects and Accounts
  • Lab : Perform an Office Domain Join

Implementing a Group Policy Infrastructure

  • Understand Group Policy
  • Implement GPOs
  • Manage Group Policy Scope
  • Group Policy Processing
  • Troubleshoot Policy Application
  • Lab : Implement Group Policy
  • Lab : Manage Group Policy Scope
  • Lab : Troubleshoot Policy Application

Managing User Desktop with Group Policy

  • Implement Administrative Templates
  • Configure Group Policy Preferences
  • Manage Software with GPSI
  • Lab : Manage Administrative Templates and Central Store
  • Lab : Manage Group Policy Preferences
  • Lab : Manage Software with GPSI

Managing Enterprise Security and Configuration with Group Policy Settings

  • Manage Group Membership by Using Group Policy Settings
  • Manage Security Settings
  • Auditing
  • Software Restriction Policy and Applocker
  • Lab : Using Group Policy to Manage Group Membership
  • Lab : Manage Security Settings
  • Lab : Audit File System Access
  • Lab : Configure Application Control Policies

Securing Administration

  • Delegate Administrative Permissions
  • Audit Active Directory Administration
  • Lab : Delegate Administration
  • Lab : Audit Active Directory Changes

Improving the Security of Authentication in an AD DS Domain

  • Configure Password and Lockout Policies
  • Audit Authentication
  • Configure Read-Only Domain Controllers
  • Lab : Configure Password and Account Lockout Policies
  • Lab : Audit Authentication
  • Lab : Configure Read-Only Domain Controllers

Configuring Domain Name System

  • Install and Configure DNS in an AD DS Domain
  • Integration of AD DS, DNS, and Windows
  • Advanced DNS Configuration and Administration
  • Lab : Installing the DNS Service
  • Lab : Advanced Configuration of DNSv

Administering AD DS Domain Controllers

  • Domain Controller Installation Options
  • Install a Server Core Domain Controller
  • Manage Operations Masters
  • Configure Global Catalog
  • Configure DFS-R Replication of SYSVOL
  • Lab : Install Domain Controllers
  • Lab : Install a Server Core Domain Controller
  • Lab : Transfer Operations Masters Roles
  • Lab : Configure the Global Catalog and Universal Group Membership Caching
  • Lab : Configure DFS-R Replication of SYSVOL

Managing Sites and Active Directory Replication

  • Configure Sites and Subnets
  • Configure Replication
  • Lab : Configure Sites and Subnets
  • Lab : Configure Replication

Directory Service Continuity

  • Monitor Active Directory
  • Manage the Active Directory Database
  • Active Directory Recycle Bin
  • Back Up and Restore AD DS and Domain Controllers
  • Lab : Monitor Active Directory Events and Performance
  • Lab : Manage the Active Directory Database
  • Lab : Using Active Directory Recycle Bin
  • Lab : Back Up and Restore Active Directory

Managing Multiple Domains and Forests

  • Configure Domain and Forest Functional Levels
  • Manage Multiple Domains and Trust Relationships
  • Move Objects between Domains and Forests
  • Lab : Administer Trust Relationships


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