• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Windows Server 2016 offers the power of Windows Server in the Windows 10 era. Explore Windows Server 2016 disk and volume configuration, which feature a versatile set of tools and options for a variety of modern data storage needs.

Learning Objectives

Server 2016: Install, Store, and Compute: Disk & Volume Configuration

  • understand the implications of and configure sector sizes
  • understand and configure GUID partition table (GPT) disks
  • create VHD and VHDX files using Disk Management
  • create VHD and VHDX files using Windows PowerShell Storage module cmdlets
  • mount virtual hard disks using MOUNT-VHD
  • determine when to use NTFS and ReFS file systems
  • configure NFS and SMB shares using Server Manager
  • configure SMB server and SMB client configuration settings using Windows PowerShell
  • configure Share and NTFS Permissions
  • verifying combined NTFS and Share permissions
  • Determine Effective Permissions for a given scenario

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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