After completing this course, students will
be able to:
- Plan and perform the installation of Windows 8.
- Install Windows 8 on computers that are running an existing
- Configure disks, partitions, volumes, and device drivers in a
Windows 8 system.
- Configure network connectivity.
- Install, configure, and maintain wireless network
- Implement Windows 8 technologies to secure network
- Share files and printers.
- Implement tools and technologies that can help secure Windows 8
- Configure and control applications in Windows 8.
- Optimize and maintain Windows 8 based computers.
- Configure mobile computer settings and to enable remote
- Create and configure virtual machines in Hyper-V for Windows 8
and describe how to use it to support legacy applications.
- Determine how to recover Windows 8 from various failures.
- Describe how to use Windows PowerShell to manage Windows
This course is intended for IT professionals who
configure or support Windows 8 computers, devices, users and
associated network and security resources. The networks with which
these professionals typically work are configured as a single
domain-based or peer-to-peer environment with access to the
Internet and cloud services. The IT professional could be a
consultant, full-time desktop support technician, or an IT
generalist who administers Windows 8-based computers and devices as
a portion of their broader technical responsibilities. The course
is also intended for students who seek certification in the 70-687
Windows 8 Configuring exam.
In addition to their professional experience,
students who attend this training should already have the following
- Networking fundamentals, including Transmission Control
Protocol /Internet Protocol (TCP/IP), User Datagram Protocol (UDP),
and Domain Name System (DNS)
- Microsoft® Active Directory® Domain Services (AD DS) principles
and fundamentals of AD DS management
- Understanding of the Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) components
and working knowledge of the fundamentals of Active Directory
Certificate Services (AD CS)
- Microsoft Windows Server® 2008 or Windows Server 2008 R2
- Microsoft Windows Client® fundamentals; for example, working
knowledge of Windows® XP, Windows Vista®, and/or Windows 7
- Fundamentals of management and experience using the Microsoft
Office 2010 system or the Microsoft Office 2007 system
- Windows Automated Installation Kit (WAIK) components including
Windows PE, Windows SIM, VAMT, ImageX, USMT, and DISM concepts and
This course will prepare students for Exam 70-687
Windows 8.1 Configuring exam.
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