Course 573:
Virtualization with Windows 2012 Hyper-V

(3 days)


Course Description

Windows 2012’s Hyper-V provides an excellent infrastructure for Virtualization and Private Clouds. In this hands-on course, Windows 2012’s Hyper-V will be examined, including setup, configuration, management, and security.

Who Should Attend

This course will benefit IT and system administrators, managers, and developers who need to know how to deploy and operate Windows 2012 Servers running Hyper-V into a corporate environment.

Course Outline

Virtual Infrastructures with Hyper-V

  • Hyper-V History and Versions
  • Functions of a Virtual Machine
  • What’s New in Windows 2012’s Hyper-V
  • Running a Virtual Machine
  • Tools for Managing Virtual Machines
  • Comparing Hyper-V and VMware

Creating and Managing Virtual Machines

  • Configuring a Virtual Machine Using a Template
  • Virtual Machine Networking
  • Installation of a Microsoft Operating System into a Virtual Machine
  • Running Multiple Virtual Machines on a Single Server
  • Allocation of Resources to a Virtual Machine
  • Monitoring Virtual Machine Workload

Hyper-V Services

  • How Hyper-V Interacts with the Operating System
  • Installation of Hyper-V Services and Console
  • Using the Server Console (Local)
  • Installation and Operation of Virtual Machines under Hyper-V
  • Managing Windows 2012 Servers Remotely that are Running Hyper-V
  • Backup, Restore, and Moving Virtual Machines
  • Moving Live Virtual Machines
  • Automatic Virtual Machine Boot, Startup, Shutdown, and Management
  • Controlling Access to Host and Virtual Machines

Virtual MachinesBest Practices

  • Designing a Virtual Environment
  • Selecting a Platform and Hardware
  • Designing Storage for Virtual Environments
  • Virtual Networking Considerations
  • Securing the Virtual Environment
  • Distributed Virtual Machine Environments

Moving Production Systems to Virtual Environments

  • Reproducing Production Systems in a Virtual Environment
  • Converting (P2V) Physical Machines to Virtual Machines (P2V)
  • Migrating Production Systems into a Virtual Environment
  • Testing the Virtual Environment
  • Creating QA/Testing Environments from Production Systems
  • Review of High-Availability Solutions for Hyper-V
  • Managing Hyper-V with Microsoft System Center 2012

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