This three-day course describes how to design and deploy a System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager hierarchy, including central administration site; one or more primary sites and secondary sites, and all associated site systems. The course also covers migrating to a System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager hierarchy from System Center Configuration Manager 2007 and from the initial release of System Center 2012 Configuration Manager.
Before attending this course, students must have system administrator-level working knowledge of: Networking fundamentals, including TCP/IP and Domain Name System (DNS)Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) principles and managementWindows Server management including managing Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows Server 2012Windows Client fundamentalsDeployment, configuration, and troubleshooting for Windows-based personal computersBasic public key infrastructure (PKI) conceptsConfiguration Manager features and administrative tasks including:Working with the System Center 2012 Configuration Manager or newer administrator consoleInstalling clientsMaintaining hardware and software inventoryWorking with collectionsReportingDeploying applicationsManaging software updatesDeploying operating systemsSettings managementStudents who attend this training can meet the prerequisites by obtaining equivalent knowledge and skills or by attending the following courses:Course 6419B: Configuring, Managing, and Maintaining Windows Server 2008-based ServersCourse 20411C: Administering Windows Server 2012 Course 20687C: Configuring Windows 8.1 Either:Course 10747C: Administering System Center 2012 Configuration ManagerorBoth:Course 6451B: Planning, Deploying, and Managing Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager 2007Six months of hands-on experience with System Center 2012 Configuration Manager or newer
3 Days/Lecture & Lab
This course is intended for IT professionals responsible for designing and deploying one or more System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager sites and all supporting systems. They should have three to five years of experience in medium to large enterprise organizations supporting multiple desktop and server computers that run Windows-based operating systems. This course is also intended for individuals who are interested in taking exam 70-243 TS: System Center Configuration Manager 2012, Configuring.Both 10747C: Administering System Center 2012 Configuration Manager, and 10748C: Deploying System Center 2012 Configuration Manager, are necessary to prepare for this exam