Implementing a Desktop Infrastructure (20415) Cardiff Training Course

Implementing a Desktop Infrastructure (20415) Cardiff

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Course Type

Classroom

Duration

 5 days

Accreditation

Available

Exam

Available

Course Information

This 5-day instructor-led course provides you with the skills and knowledge needed to plan, design, and implement a Windows 8 desktop infrastructure. The course provides guidance on planning and deploying desktops by using several technologies such as User State Migration Tool (USMT),  Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT), Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI), and more. Additionally, the course describes how to protect desktops and monitor their health and performance.

Module 1: Assessing and Determining Desktop Deployment Options

  • Overview of the Enterprise Desktop Life Cycle
  • Assessing Hardware and Infrastructure Readiness for a Desktop Deployment
  • Using MAP to Assess Deployment Readiness
  • Overview of Enterprise Desktop Deployment Methods
  • Volume Activation Technologies for Enterprise Desktops

Lab : Assessing and Determining Desktop Deployment Options

Module 2: Planning An Image Management Strategy

  • Overview of Windows Image Format
  • Overview of Image Management

Lab : Planning an Image Management Strategy

Module 3: Implementing Desktop Security

  • Implementing a Centralized Desktop Security Solution
  • Planning and Implementing BitLocker
  • Planning and Implementing EFS

Lab : Configuring Desktop Security

Lab : Configuring File Encryption by Using EFS

Module 4: Capturing and Managing a Desktop Operating System Image

  • Overview of Windows ADK
  • Managing Windows PE
  • Building a Reference Image by Using Windows SIM and Sysprep
  • Capturing and Servicing a Reference Image
  • Configuring and Managing Windows DS

Lab : Preparing the Imaging and the Windows PE Environment

Lab : Building a Reference Image by Using Windows SIM and Sysprep

Lab : Capturing and Servicing a Reference Image

Lab : Configuring and Managing Windows DS

Module 5: Planning and Implementing User State Migration

  • Overview of User State Migration
  • Planning User State Migration by Using USMT
  • Migrating User State by Using USMT

Lab : Planning and Implementing User State Migration

Lab : Migrating User State by Using Hard-Link Migration

Module 6: Planning and Deploying Desktops Using the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit

  • Planning for the LTI Environment
  • Implementing MDT 2012 for LTI
  • Integrating Windows DS with MDT

Lab : Planning and Deploying Desktops by Using MDT

Module 7: Planning and Deploying Desktops by Using System Center 2012 Configuration Manager

  • Planning the ZTI Environment
  • Preparing the Site for Operating System Deployment
  • Building a Reference Image by Using a Configuration Manager Task Sequence
  • Deploying Client Images by Using MDT Task Sequences

Lab : Preparing the Environment for Operating System Deployment

Lab : Performing a Zero-Touch Installation by Using MDT and Configuration Manager

Module 8: Planning and Implementing a Remote Desktop Services Infrastructure

  • Overview of Remote Desktop Services
  • Planning the Remote Desktop Services Environment
  • Configuring a Virtual Machine–Based Desktop Infrastructure Deployment
  • Configuring a Session-Based Desktop Deployment
  • Extending the Remote Desktop Services Environment to the Internet

Lab : Planning and Implementing a Remote Desktop Services Infrastructure

Module 9: Managing User State Virtualization For Enterprise Desktops

  • Overview of User State Virtualization
  • Planning User State Virtualization
  • Configuring Roaming Profiles, Folder Redirection, and Offline Files
  • Implementing UE-V

Lab : Managing User State Virtualization for Enterprise Desktops

Module 10: Planning and Implementing an Updates Infrastructure to Support Enterprise Desktops

  • Planning an Updates Infrastructure for the Enterprise
  • Supporting Software Updates with System Center 2012 Configuration Manager
  • Managing Updates for Virtual Machines and Images
  • Using Windows Intune for Managing Software Updates

Lab : Planning and Implementing an Updates Infrastructure to Support Enterprise Desktops

Module 11: Protecting Enterprise Desktops from Malware and Data Loss

  • Overview of System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection
  • Configuring System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection Client Settings and Monitoring Status
  • Using Windows Intune Endpoint Protection
  • Protecting Desktops by Using DPM

Lab : Implementing Client Endpoint Protection

Lab : Configuring Data Protection for Client Computer Data

Module 12: Monitoring the Performance and Health of the Desktop Infrastructure

  • Performance and Health Monitoring for the Desktop Infrastructure
  • Monitoring VDI

Lab : Monitoring the Performance and Health of the Desktop Infrastructure

The course is primarily intended for IT Professionals who manage the desktop environments for organizations, and want to specialize in Windows® 8 desktop deployments. These IT professionals typically work in complex computing environments of large to enterprise-sized organizations. In addition. the secondary audience for this course includes IT professionals who want to take the 70-415: Implementing an Enterprise Desktop and Device Infrastructure exam as a stand-alone, or as part of the requirement for the MCSE: Desktop Infrastructure certification.
  • Day 1 –  09:15am – 16:30pm 
  • Day 2 –  09:15am – 16:30pm 
  • Day 3 –  09:15am – 16:30pm 
  • Day 4 –  09:15am – 16:30pm 
  • Day 5 –  09:15am – 16:30pm 

This course includes:

  • Training from a Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT)
  • Computer / Laptop to use for the duration of the course
  • Microsoft official courseware
  • Online labs (if available)
  • Refreshments

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