Course Description

Microsoft Windows Server 2008, Server Administrator

Study 365


If server administration is your dream career, you are heading the right way with this course. This course is set to guide you thoroughly on server administration to give your dream career the jumpstart it needs. From server deployment, to ensuring application and data provisioning, you will learn everything you need to know from this course to get started with servers.

Not only will you learn how to deploy and manage servers, you will also get to learn how to monitor and maintain them as well. The importance of application and data provisioning in server administration and the ways in which to ensure them will then be discussed in detail thorough this course. The tutors will also guide you on other topics such as business continuity and high availability to further solidify your knowledge on server administration.

By the end of this course, you will walk away with an outstanding knowledge on server administration to work for a number of jobs in the IT industry. You can also use this course as a foundation to follow up on the other related courses or to demand for a higher pay or job promotion from your employer.

Course Curriculum

1: Planning Server Deployment

2: Automating Server Deployment

3: Planning for Server Management

4: Planning the Network Infrastructure

5: Planning Name Resolution Services

6: Planning File and Print Services

7: Planning Active Directory Domain Services

8: Planning Active Directory Certificate Services

9: Planning High Availability

10: Planning Backups For Windows Server

11: Planning Server Monitoring and Maintenance

Learning outcomes

  • Learn how to plan for server deployment and management
  • Understand the ways in which to monitor and maintain servers
  • Explore how to promote application and data provisioning
  • Scrutinise business continuity and high availability

Access duration

The course will be directly delivered to you, and you have 12 months access to the online learning platform from the date you joined the course.  The course is self-paced and you can complete it in stages, revisiting the lectures at any time.

Who is this course aimed at?

This course is mainly aimed at individuals interested in learning server administration to kick start a successful career in it. However, IT professionals looking for a way to progress in their career might also find this course to be worthwhile.

Method of assessment

At the end of the course, you will have one assignment to be submitted (you need a mark of 65% to pass) and you can submit the assignment at any time. You will only need to pay £19 for assessment and certification when you submit the assignment. You will receive the results within 72 hours of submittal, and will be sent a certificate in 7-14 days if you have successfully passed.

Certification and Awarding Body

Those who successfully complete the course will be Microsoft Windows Server 2008: Server Administration certificate by CPD & iAP. The qualification will make you valuable to employers, and your motivation at gaining new skills will be recognised.

Other benefits

  • Written and designed by the industry’s finest expert instructors with over 15 years of experience
  • Repeat and rewind all your lectures and enjoy a personalised learning experience
  • Gain access to quality video tutorials
  • Unlimited 12 months access from anywhere, anytime
  • Save time and money on travel
  • Learn at your convenience and leisure
  • Eligible for a NUS discount card
  • Free Career Support Service
  • 25% Discount on personal Statement and covering letter writing service
  • Free Access to Over 150 courses for 2 days (48 hours)
  • Free access to course before you purchase (For selected courses only)

Course Code S 0479
College Name Study 365
Course Category Computers & IT (Information Technology), Server
Course Type Online Learning
Course Qualification CPD
Course Location Athlone, Westmeath, Dublin, Ireland
Course Fee 45
Course Duration 365 Days
Entry Requirements Learners must be age 16 or over and should have a basic understanding of the English Language, numeracy, literacy, and ICT.
Career Path • Systems Administrator – £25,379 per annum • System Administrator, Windows Server – £30,497 per annum • System Administrator, Server – £30,327 per annum
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Course Provider

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New Broad Street House, 35 New Broad Street, London. EC2M 1NH, United Kingdom, Cavan, United Kingdom

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