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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

3 hours to complete

Introduction to practical Windows system management

3 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 37 min), 5 readings, 1 quiz
5 videos
About the Instructor9m
Windows in the enterprise7m
Windows Server install5m
Networking in Windows9m
5 readings
About This Course10m
Resources for building your own test environment10m
Windows 2016 Homepage from Microsoft10m
Windows Server - Getting Started30m
Lecture Slides10m
1 practice exercise
Introduction to Windows30m
Week
2

Week 2

3 hours to complete

Users and authentication in a Windows environment

3 hours to complete
3 videos (Total 29 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
3 videos
Active Directory15m
Group Policy7m
2 readings
Kerberos30m
Kerberos Explained1h
1 practice exercise
Users and Authentication30m
Week
3

Week 3

3 hours to complete

Users and authorization in a Windows environment

3 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 28 min), 3 readings, 1 quiz
4 videos
Rights and Permissions6m
Access Control6m
Managing users on an enterprise level6m
3 readings
Windows Authorization Manager Model45m
What is RBAC?45m
Lecture Slides10m
1 practice exercise
Users and authorization30m
Week
4

Week 4

2 hours to complete

Securing Windows in the enterprise

2 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 34 min), 3 readings, 1 quiz
4 videos
Restricting access to software and resources10m
Security considerations for Windows systems8m
Windows and Encryption6m
3 readings
Windows Server 2016 Security Resources30m
AppLocker Explanation20m
Lecture Slides10m
1 practice exercise
Windows Security30m

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