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Microsoft Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 Services

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Stand out as an exceptionally skilled enterprise professional and work hands- on using Windows Server 2012. In the Microsoft 70-412 Virtual Lab, learn to effectively deploy, manage, and maintain a Windows Server 2012 infrastructure.

14 hours 20 minutes
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If you are looking to more easily maintain a Windows Server 2012 infrastructure, this is the ideal skill enhancement tool for you.

Professionals seeking a comprehensive understanding of Core Solutions of Microsoft Windows Server 2012 will greatly benefit from The Microsoft 70-412 Practice Lab. Not only will this lab allow you to gain hands-on skills needed to deploy, manage, and maintain a Windows Server 2012 infrastructure, such as fault tolerance, certificate services, and identity federation, but it will also prepare you to confidently ace the Microsoft 70-412 certification exam.

This practice lab and the exam it aligns to are part three of a series of three exams that test the skills and knowledge necessary to administer a Windows Server 2012 infrastructure in an enterprise environment.

Obtaining your certification signifies that you possess the fundamental knowledge to implement, manage, maintain, and provision services and infrastructure in a Windows Server 2012 environment.

Topics of Emphasis

  • Configure Network Load Balancing
  • Configure Failover Clustering
  • Configure Advanced File Services
  • Configure and Optimize Storage
  • Implement an Advanced DHCP Solution
  • Implement an Advanced DNS Solution
  • Deploy and Configure IPAM
  • Configure a Forest or a Domain
  • Configure Sites Manage Active Directory and SYSVOL Replication
  • Implement Active Directory Federation Services
  • Install and Configure AD Certificate Services
  • Manage Certificates
  • Configure AD Rights Management Services
  • Configure and Manage Backups
  • Recover Servers
  • Configure Trusts

Practice Lab Specifications

Practice Labs are pre-configured hardware layouts with accompanying lab guides for fast, convenient access that make studying for an exam or learning new technologies an engaging experience. Develop your comprehensive IT skills in a safe, working environment without the need to invest in your own hardware and software.

  • Practical Training on the Latest Industry Technology
  • Real Equipment, No Simulations
  • 6 Month Unified Access Available on Any Device
  • No Hardware or Licensing Costs

System Requirements

Recommended Hardware:

  • Screen dimensions: 1920px x 1080px or higher (full HD or higher)
  • Processor speed: 2Ghz / multi-core
  • Broadband / Internet access requirements: 5mb download, 1mb upload

Minimum Hardware:

  • Screen dimensions: 1280px x 1024px
  • Processor speed: 1.5Ghz
  • Broadband / Internet access requirements: 2mb download, 256kpbs upload

Operating Systems:

  • Microsoft Windows XP with SP2/Vista/7/8/8.1/10
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003/2008/2013
  • Linux Red Hat, Fedora, SUSE, Ubuntu
  • Apple Mac OS X


  • Internet connection minimum of 512Kbs
  • HTTPS Access (Port 443)
  • HTTP Access (Port 80)


  • Oracle Java version 1.7+ (If using our Java client)


HTML 5 Client

  • Microsoft Edge 13 or later
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 10 or later
  • Chrome 29 or later
  • Firefox 45 or later
  • Apple Safari 9.1 or later

Java Client

  • Internet Explorer 10 or later

Note: For both client technologies, if you have a Pop up blocker enabled on your computer

you will need to allow popups from * as an exception.

Practice Labs
Certificate of Completion
Certificate Of Completion

Complete this entire course to earn a Microsoft Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 Services Certificate of Completion