Administering System Center 2012 Online Course

Administering System Center 2012 Online Courses in South Africa

 

2KO South Africa offers online System Center courses in South Africa. We also offer full time System Center 2012 Configuration Manager courses in Cape Town for groups of four or more delegates. 2KO South Africa's System Center course is offered to our international and local students. 2KO Africa is a network of companies that offers a substantial series of computer courses across the entire African region, and is a leading provider of internationally recognised online IT training, online, IT training, to ensure the best System Center certification training in South Africa.

 

This course in South Africa is designed for candidates that have System Center Configuration Manager 2012, Windows Server, security, and networking experience in an enterprise environment. Candidates must have basic Microsoft SQL Server and Windows PowerShell knowledge, mobile device management, and application configuration experience. Job roles within an organization may include the System Center Configuration Manager Administrator, Active Directory Administrator, Exchange Administrator, Windows Server Administrator, or Enterprise Desktop Administrator.

 

This course on administering and deploying System Center 2012 Configuration Manger prepares participants for the Microsoft Exam 70-243.\

 

This course will provide all the skills and knowledge for the following areas:
Planning

System Center Configuration Manager hierarchy and site system roles

Planning and configuring security

Defining the Business Continuity Plan (BCP)

Configuring the OSD environment

Building and capturing an image

Deploying an image

Managing images

Creating and deploying an application

Monitoring application deployment

Managing the software library and application catalog

Creating and monitoring software updates

Configuring FEP clients by using System Center Configuration Manager

Building a Configuration Item (CI)

Creating and monitoring a baseline

Managing collections

Monitoring site health

Configuring software updates

Managing site communications

Managing boundary groups

Managing role-based security

Deploying clients

Managing mobile devices

Managing client agent settings

Managing hardware and software inventory

Monitoring inventory data flow

Building queries

Creating reports

Managing SSRS

 

Course Curriculum

 

Module 1

Course Introduction

Instructor Introduction

Course Overview

Student Prerequisites

Certification Overview

Chapter Review

 

Module 2

Course Details Overview

Chapter Review

 

Module 3

System Center History

Server Product Family History

Microsoft System Center 2012 Website

Configuration Manager Overview

What's New In SP1

Chapter Review

 

Module 4

System Center Roles

Automating System Tasks

Configuration Manager Features

Configuration Manager Console

CM Console Demonstration

Chapter Review

 

Module 5

Hierarchy and Infrastructure

Hierarchy, Sites and Roles

Primary Sites

Core Roles

Optional Roles

Configuration Manager Prerequisites Checker

Configuration Manager Pre-Installation Requirements

Configuration Manager Pre-Installation

Running Configuration Manager Prerequisites Check

Installing Configuration Manager

Chapter Review

 

Module 6

Boundaries, Sites and Discovery

Discovery and Boundaries

Active Directory Discovery

Active Directory Discovery Methods

Boundaries

Configuring Boundaries and Boundary Groups

Post Installation Tasks

Chapter Review

 

Module 7

Collections and Inventory

Collections

Maintenance Window

Configuring a Device Collection

Configuring a User Collection

Maintenance Window Setup

Inventory Collections

Inventory DATA

Hardware and Software Inventory

Configuring and Managing Inventory

Chapter Review

 

Module 8

Collections, Queries and Asset Intelligence

Asset Intelligence

Asset Data

Asset Data Gathering

Asset Intelligence Gathering Demonstration

Pre-Query Setup

Queries

Creating and Testing Data Queries

Creating Status Queries

Chapter Review

 

Module 9

Client Deployment, Settings, Monitoring and Managing

Configuration Manager Client

Applet Settings

Installing Configuration Manager Client

Preparing Client Deployment

Setting Up Group Policy Management

Deployment

Client and Server Side Properties

Device and Client Management

Configuration Manager Client Settings

Client Monitoring

Chapter Review

 

Module 10

Software Packaging

Software Deployment

Distribution

Packages

Programs within Packages

Distribution

Package Deployment

Deployment Configuration Wizard

Client Side Deployment

Building Packages

Chapter Review

 

Module 11

Software Applications

Configuration Manager Software Applications

Applications Vs. Packages

Application Requirements

Application Deployment Types

Application Management

Creating an Application

Detect and Deploy

Creating and Deploying an Application

Chapter Review

 

Module 12

Software Distribution, Metering and Monitoring

Software Distribution

Configuration Manager Components

Metering

Distributing Content To a Distribution Point

App Catalog Advertisements

Configuring an Agent and Creating Rules for Software Metering

Advanced Application Deployment

Application Supersedence and Removal

Chapter Review

 

Module 13

Software Updates

Configuration Manager Software Updates

Configuration Manager Updating

Site Components and Role SU Point

Metadata

WSUS Pieces

Software Update Setup

Chapter Review

 

Module 14

Operating System Deployment (OSD)

Operating System Deployment Basics

WDS Basics

Configuration Manager Components

General Deployment Steps

Task Sequence Deployment

Configuring State Migration Point and Software Distribution Component

Distributing Driver Packages

Distributing Boot Images

Creating and Installing Packages

Capture and Distribute Ref Image

Performing an In Place Upgrade and Deploying OSD

Chapter Review

 

Module 15

Endpoint Protection (FEP)

AV Security 101

FEP Basics

FEP Prerequisites

Client Settings

Policies and Alerts

Installing and Deploying In Point Protection

Protection Policy Setup and Deployment

Monitoring

Chapter Review

 

Module 16

Role Based Administration (RBA)

Configuration Manager RBA

Actions

Standard IT Team

Roles

Scopes

Collections

IT Correlation

Creating Scopes, Collections and Roles

Chapter Review

 

Module 17

Security Compliance

Compliance

Compliance Baselines

Configuration Packs

Creating Configuration Items

Creating and Deploying Configuration Baselines

Configuration Items Evaluation and Reports

Wake On LAN (WOL)

Out Of Band Management (OOB MGT)

Power Management

Remote Control

Applying a Power Management Plan

Remote Control Setup

Chapter Review

 

Module 18

Reporting

Configuration Manager Reporting

SQL Reporting Services

SQL Prerequisites

Reporting Services Point Setup

Report Subscriptions

Role Security

Chapter Review

 

Module 19

Mobile Device and Mobile Security

Mobile Device Management (MDM)

Enrollment

Settings and Application Deployment

Infrastructure Preparation and Enrollment

Mobile Device Configuration Settings

Deploying Mobile Device Applications

Chapter Review

 

Module 20

Complex Hierarchy - Multi Site

Hierarchy Sites and Roles

Primary

Secondary

Central Administration Site

Roles

Prerequisites Checker

Pre CAS Installation Setup

CAS Installation

Post CAS Tasks

Chapter Review

 

Module 21

Course Review

Certification Review

Study Recommendations and Exam Preparations