Course: Windows server management

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Course title Windows server management
Course code KMI/SWS
Organizational form of instruction Seminar
Level of course Master
Year of study 1
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Trnečka Martin, Mgr. Ph.D.
  • Fridrich Ivo
Course content
1. System installation and update a. Windows Server 2012 R2 installation b. Server Core and Full GUI installation c. Update installation and Microsoft Update configuration d. Basic orientation in the system, Server Manager environment e. Event viewer 2. Users and remote access a. Local users and groups management b. User and group permissions, group policy c. Remote desktop and remote management configuration d. Terminal access, RemoteApp, Remote Desktop Web Access e. PowerShell Remoting 3. Data storage a. File systems, sharing b. Disk partitions management c. RAID, Storage Spaces, VHD boot d. iSCSI, DFS e. Data duplication, Work Folders, BranchCache 4. Networks a. Network configuration, DNS, DHCP b. Firewall c. NIC Teaming d. DNS and DHCP server configuration, DHCP failover 5. Web applications a. IIS, Apache b. Self-signed certificate generating, certificate installation to IIS c. FTP server d. Introduction to VPN and DirectAccess 6. Active Directory a. Active Directory Domain Services installation and configuration b. Users and computers administration c. Federation 7. Group Policy a. Group Policy Management b. Policy management and configuration 8. System migration and deployment a. Operating system migration, sysprep b. Operating systems deployment, creating installation c. WDS 9. Virtualization a. Hyper-V role b. Making and configuration of virtual computers c. Virtual infrastructure management d. Migration, replication 10. System Centre a. Making private clouds b. Hyper-V Failover Clustering c. Disaster Recovery

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Recommended literature
  • Stanek, W. R., & Mikulaštík, J. (2009). Mistrovství v Microsoft Windows Server 2008: [kompletní informační zdroj pro profesionály]. Brno: Computer Press.
  • Stolz, A. (2007). Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Skripty: velká kniha řešení. Brno: Computer Press.
  • Šetka, P. (2003). Mistrovství v Microsoft Windows Server 2003. Brno: Computer Press.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Science Applied Computer Science (1) Informatics courses 1 Summer
Faculty of Science Teaching Training in Computer Science for Secondary Schools (1) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Summer