• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Managing Group Policy Processing and Group Policy Settings are key tasks that an administrator must perform in order to ensure a functional, secure and accessible networking environment. This course discusses and demonstrates how to configure and manage Group Policy Processing and Group Policy Settings. This course is one in a series in the Skillsoft learning path that covers the objectives for the exam 70-411: Administering Windows Server 2012 R2. Passing this exam will earn the learner credit towards the MCSA: Windows Server 2012 certification and MCSE: Server Infrastructure certification.

Learning Objectives

Windows Server 2012 R2 GPO Processing

  • describe how Group Policy is processed in Windows Server 2012 R2
  • describe how Group Policy is affected by GPO Security Filtering
  • specify how to deal with GPO processing problem
  • recognize the functions of gpresult command parameters

 

Configuring Group Policy Settings

  • describe how Group Policy processes computer and user configuration settings
  • describe how script polices are applied in Windows Server 2012 R2
  • recognize how Folder Redirection policies are applied in Windows Server 2012 R2
  • describe the characteristics of security templates in Windows Server 2012 R2
  • configure Group Policy processing and settings

 

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.

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