SYSTEM ADMINISTRATION

Master the techniques involved in the configuration, operation and maintenance of computer systems and networks.

 

Every enterprise organisation requires the services of a System Administrator saddled with the responsibility of managing, configuring and provisioning IT systems including servers, hardware and software.

This course will help you become grounded in foundational computer administration relating to the major Operating systems, user account management, operability, capacity planning, load balancing, security, and disaster preparedness.

 

 

TRAINING OVERVIEW – 7 WEEKS

COURSE ORIENTATION

1 DAY

SERVER ADMINISTRATION

9 DAYS

DESKTOP ADMINISTRATION

9 DAYS

NETWORK ADMINISTRATION

10 DAYS

SOFT SKILLS

1 DAY

COURSE STRUCTURE…

DESKTOP ADMINISTRATION

01- OVERVIEW OF WINDOWS 10
  • Introducing Windows Desktop Environment
  • Navigating the User Interface
  • Lab: Navigating and Customizing the User Interface
02- INSTALLING WINDOWS DESKTOP ENVIRONMENT
  • Preparing to Install Windows 10
  • Upgrading to Windows 10
  • Lab: Installing Windows 10
03- CONFIGURING YOUR DEVICE
  • Overview of Tools Used to Configure Windows 10
  • Common Configuration Options
  • Managing User Accounts
  • Using OneDrive
  • Lab: Configuring Windows 10
  • Lab: Synchronizing Settings with OneDrive
04- CONFIGURING NETWORK CONNECTIVITY
  • Configuring IP Network Connectivity
  • Implementing Name Resolution
  • Implementing Wireless Network Connectivity
  • Overview of Remote Access
  • Lab: Configuring Network Connectivity
05- MANAGING STORAGE
  • Overview of Storage Options
  • Managing Disks, Partitions, and Volumes
  • Maintaining Disks and Volumes
  • Managing Storage Spaces
  • Lab: Managing Storage
06- MANAGING FILES AND PRINTER
  • Overview of File Systems
  • Configuring and Managing File Access
  • Configuring and Managing Shared Folders
  • Work Folders
  • Managing Printers
  • Lab: Creating, Securing, and Sharing a Folder
  • Lab: Enabling Work Folders
  • Lab: Installing and Sharing a Printer
07- MANAGING FILES AND PRINTER
  • Overview of File Systems
  • Configuring and Managing File Access
  • Configuring and Managing Shared Folders
  • Work Folders
  • Managing Printers
  • Lab: Creating, Securing, and Sharing a Folder
  • Lab: Enabling Work Folders
  • Lab: Installing and Sharing a Printer
08- MANAGING APPS IN WINDOWS 10
  • Overview of Methods Used to Provide Apps to Users
  • The Windows Store
  • Web Browsers
  • Lab: Installing and Updating Apps from the Windows Store
  • Lab: Configuring Windows 10 Web Browsers
09- MANAGING DATA SECURITY
  • Overview of Data-Related Security Threats
  • Securing Data with EFS
  • Implementing and Managing BitLocker
  • Lab: Managing Data Security
10- MANAGING DEVICE SECURITY
  • Using Security Settings to Mitigate Threats
  • Configuring User Account Control
  • Lab: Managing Device Security
11- MANAGING NETWORK SECURITY
  • Overview of Network-Related Security Threats
  • Windows Firewall
  • Connection Security Rules
  • Windows Defender
  • Lab: Managing Network Security
12- MANAGING THE WINDOWS DESKTOP ENVIRONMENT
  • Updating Windows Desktop
  • Monitoring Windows Desktop
  • Optimizing Performance
  • Lab: Maintaining Windows Desktop
13- TROUBLESHOOTING AND RECOVERY
  • Managing Devices and Drivers
  • Recovering Files
  • Recovering Devices
  • Lab: Troubleshooting and Recovery

SERVER ADMINISTRATION

01- DEPLOYING AND MANAGING WINDOWS SERVER
  • Windows Server
  • Installing Windows Server
  • Post-Installation Configuration of Windows Server
  • Overview of Windows Server Management
  • Windows PowerShell
  • Lab: Deploy and Manage Windows Server
02- INSTALLING WINDOWS DESKTOP ENVIRONMENT
  • Preparing to Install Windows 10
  • Upgrading to Windows 10
  • Lab: Installing Windows 10
03- ACTIVE DIRECTORY DOMAIN SERVICES
  • Domain Controllers
  • Installing a Domain Controller
  • Lab: Install Domain Controllers
04- MANAGING ACTIVE DIRECTORY DOMAIN SERVICE OBJECTS
  • Managing User Accounts
  • Managing Groups
  • Managing Computer Accounts
  • Delegating Administration
  • Lab: Manage AD DS Objects
05- AUTOMATING ACTIVE DIRECTORY DOMAIN SERVICES (AD DS) ADMINISTRATION
  • Using Command-Line Tools for AD DS Administration
  • Using Windows PowerShell for AD DS Administration
  • Performing Bulk Operations with Windows PowerShell
  • Lab: Automate AD DS Administration by Using Windows PowerShell
06- IMPLEMENTING IPv4
  • TCP/IP
  • IPv4 Addressing
  • Subnetting and Supernetting
  • Configuring and Troubleshooting IPv4
  • Lab: Implement and Troubleshoot IPv4
07- IMPLEMENTING DHCP
  • Overview of the DHCP Server Role
  • Configuring DHCP Scopes
  • Managing a DHCP Database
  • Securing and Monitoring DHCP
  • Lab: Implement DHCP
08- IMPLEMENTING DNS
  • Name Resolution for Windows Client and Servers
  • Installing a DNS Server
  • Managing DNS Zones
  • Lab: Install and Configure DNS
09- IMPLEMENTING IPv6
  • IPv6
  • IPv6 Addressing
  • Coexistence with IPv4
  • IPv6 Transition Technologies
  • Lab: Implement and Configure IPv6 Network
10- IMPLEMENTING LOCAL STORAGE
  • Overview of Storage
  • Managing Disks and Volumes
  • Implementing Storage Spaces
  • Lab: Implement and Configure Local Storage
11- IMPLEMENTING FILE AND PRINT SERVICES
  • Securing Files and Folders
  • Protecting File Shares with Shadow Copies
  • Configuring Network Printing
  • Lab: Implement File and Print Services
12- IMPLEMENTING GROUP POLICY INFRASTRUCTURE
  • Group Policy
  • Group Policy Processing
  • Implementing a Central Store for Administrative Templates
  • Lab: Implement Group Policy
13- SECURING WINDOWS SERVERS BY USING GROUP POLICY OBJECTS
  • Windows Security
  • Configuring Security Settings
  • Restricting Software
  • Configuring Windows Firewall with Advanced Security
  • Lab: Increase Security for Server Resources
14- IMPLEMENTING SERVER VIRTUALIZATION WITH HYPER-V
  • Virtualization Technologies
  • Implementing Hyper-V
  • Managing Virtual Machine Storage
  • Managing Virtual Networks
  • Lab: Implement Server Virtualization with Hyper-V
15- MONITORING WINDOWS SERVER
  • Monitoring Tools
  • Using Performance Monitor
  • Monitoring Event Logs
  • Lab: Monitoring Windows Server

NETWORK ADMINISTRATION

01- NETWORK THEORY
  • Networking Terminology
  • Network Categories
  • Standard Network Models
  • Physical Network Topologies
  • Logical Network Topologies
02- NETWORK COMMUNICATIONS METHOD
  • Data Transmission Methods
  • Media Access Methods
  • Signalling Methods
03- NETWORK MEDIA AND HARDWARE
  • Bounded Network Media
  • Unbounded Network Media
  • Noise Control
  • Network Connectivity Devices
04- NETWORK IMPLEMENTATIONS
  • Ethernet Networks
  • Wireless Networks
05- NETWORK MODELS
  • The OSI Model
  • The TCP/IP Model
06- TCP/IP ADDRESSING AND DATA-DELIVERY
  • The TCP/IP Protocol Suite
  • IP Addressing
  • Default IP Addressing Schemes
  • Create Custom IP Addressing Schemes
  • Implement IPv6 Addresses
  • Delivery Techniques
07- TCP/IP SERVICES
  • Assign IP Addresses
  • Domain Naming Services
  • TCP/IP Commands
  • Common TCP/IP Protocols
  • TCP/IP Interoperability Services
08- LAN INFRASTRUCTURE
  • Switching
  • Enable Static Routing
  • Implement Dynamic IP Routing
  • Virtual LANs
  • Plan a SOHO Network
09- WAN INFRASTRUCTURE
  • WAN Transmission Technologies
  • WAN Connectivity Methods
  • Voice over Data Transmission
10- REMOTE NETWORKING
  • Remote Network Architectures
  • Remote Access Networking Implementations
  • Virtual Private Networking
  • VPN Protocols
11- SYSTEM SECURITY
  • Computer Security Basics
  • System Security Tools
  • Authentication Methods
  • Encryption Methods
12- NETWORK SECURITY
  • Network Perimeter Security
  • Intrusion Detection and Prevention
  • Protect Network Traffic Using IPSec
13- NETWORK SECURITY THREATS AND ATTACKS
  • Network-Based Security Threats and Attacks
  • Apply Threat Mitigation Techniques
  • Educate Users
14- NETWORK MANAGEMENT
  • Network Monitoring
  • Configuration Management Documentation
  • Network Performance Optimization
15- NETWORK TROUBLESHOOTING
  • Network Troubleshooting Models
  • Network Troubleshooting Utilities
  • Hardware Troubleshooting Tools
  • Common Connectivity Issues
01- SOFT SKILLS ACQUISITION, JOB FAIR & CAREER SERVICES

Soft Skills Acquisition, Job Fair & Career Services: by the end of this module, you should be able to understand:

 

  1. This package will arm you with the important skills you need to hit your dream software development job. Services include:
  2. CV writing and profile development
  3. Interview Coaching
  4. Professional soft skill development
  5. Final project presentation, and
  6. Job placement activities

Here’s what you stand to gain