Basic Windows Server Administration

Program & Modules

Program Description

This series of hands-on lab exercises are intended to support courses in Windows Systems Administration. These labs focus on the basic knowledge and skills needed to install, configure, and troubleshoot a Windows Server. At the end of these exercises, students will be able to configure a web server and file server using Windows Server Roles. These labs can be utilized to build on each other to emphasize planning and design or run individually to learn a single concept. ​​​​​​​

Modules

Windows File Management

This lab introduces the Windows file system structure and guides the user through creating and managing directories and files with the GUI.

Windows Roles, Roles Services, and Features

This lab guides students through the process of installing and configuring Windows server roles, services, and features.

Windows File Server IIS Web Server

In this lab, students will learn the basic steps needed to configure a Windows File Server and IIS Web server.

Windows Server Installation

This lab guides the student through the installation process of Windows Server.

Windows Server Management

This lab guides the student through navigation of the Windows GUI and introduces them to essential GUI management tools

Windows User, Groups, and Permissions

This lab introduces students to user and group management on a Windows system. NTFS file permissions are also covered.

Windows Disk and Service Management

This lab covers topics in disk management, service management, and task scheduling in Windows.

Troubleshooting Windows