Microsoft 20247 – Configuring and Deploying a Private Cloud with System Center 2012 R2

In this course you will learn how design, install and configure a cloud infrastructure.

Topics covered in this course include deployment and configuration of application infrastructure, components of System Center 2012 R2, high-level design for cloud environments, how to configure a pre-boot executive environment server, update server and software update baseline.

Who needs to attend

Who needs to attend?
This course is aimed at cloud administrators and data center administrators.

what you will learn

What you will learn
Upon completion you will know how to:

  • Plan for a hybrid cloud
  • Configure and deploy a private cloud with System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine
  • Extend and maintain the cloud infrastructure
  • Configure application delivery for a cloud
  • Create the private cloud building blocks
  • Deploy and access private clouds
  • Monitor the cloud infrastructure
  • Extend and customize monitoring of the cloud infrastructure
  • Implement service management for the cloud
  • Configure high availability, disaster recovery, and protection for a cloud
  • Automate and standardize the cloud
  • Configure a multi-tenant cloud

What you will learn
Students need to have:

  • Windows Server 2012 R2
  • Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS)
  • Networking and storage experience
  • Previous versions of System Center products
  • Microsoft SharePoint
  • Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V
  • Microsoft Windows Azure and Azure Pack
  • Cloud management processes
  • IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL®) and Microsoft Operations Framework (MOF)
Course outline

Course Outline

1. Planning for the Cloud

Cloud Models
Deploying a Private Cloud
Designing a Private Cloud Infrastructure
Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V Components
System Center 2012 R2 Components
Deploying Hyper-VClustering with Virtual Machine Manager (VMM)

2. Configuring and Deploying the Private Cloud with Microsoft System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager (VMM)

VMMArchitecture and Components
Configuring Advanced Networking in VMM
Installing and Upgrading VMM
Configuring VMM Security and Roles
Host Groups

3. Extending and Maintaining the Cloud Infrastructure

PXE and Update Server Roles
Deploying Bare-Metal Hyper-V Host Servers
Configuring the Update Server Role
Creating and Remediating an Update Baseline

4. Configuring Application Delivery

Dynamic Application Deployment
Web Deployment Packages
Server Application Virtualization
Configuring Server App-V Components
Sequencing and Deploying Virtual Applications

5. Creating the Private Cloud Building Blocks

Configuring Templates and Profiles
Configuring Networks and Sites
Configuring Service Provider Foundation
Configuring User Roles

6. Deploying and Configuring Access to a Private Cloud

Private Cloud Resources
Installing and Configuring App Controller
Creating and Managing Service Templates

7. Monitoring a Cloud Infrastructure

Operations Manager Architecture and Security
Operations Manager Installation Considerations
Configuring Roles and Notifications
Configuring Management Packs
Configuring Integration with System Center 2012 R2

8. Extending and Customizing Monitoring of Private Cloud Infrastructure

Configuring System Center Advisor
Configuring the SharePoint Server Portal
Monitoring Templates
Distributed Application Monitoring

9. Implementing Service Management for the Cloud

Service Manager Architecture
Upgrading to System Center 2012 R2 Service Manager
Service Manager Work Items
Configuring Service Manager Connectors
Configuring Service Manager Notifications

10. Configuring High Availability, Disaster Recovery and Protection for a Cloud

Planning for Hyper-V Recovery Manager
Planning DPM Deployment
DPM Architecture and Components
Upgrading DPM
Configuring DPM for a Private Cloud
Configuring Application Protection for a Cloud
Restoring Applications to a Cloud

11. Automating and Standardizing a Cloud

Orchestrator Architecture and Components
Deploying and Configuring Core Components
Managing Runbooks
Configuring Integration Packs

12. Configuring a Self-Service and Multi-tenant Cloud with the Windows Azure Pack

Configuring the Windows Azure Pack

Follow on
There are no follow-ons for this course.

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