Server Pro 2016:
Install and Storage Objectives

TestOut Server Pro 2016: Install and Storage Exam Objectives

Storage Services

  • Manage server backups.
  • Manage disks and volumes.
    • Create and manage volumes.
    • Initialize and partition disks.
    • Configure fault tolerance.
    • Create mount points.
    • Configure volume shadow copy service (VSS).
  • Manage storage pools.
  • Manage iSCSI.
    • Connect to iSCSI targets.
    • Create iSCSI volumes.
    • Create iSCSI virtual disks.

Network Services

  • Manage networking.
    • Configure basic TCP/IP settings.
    • Configure Windows firewall.
    • Configure NIC teaming.
  • Manage DNS servers.
    • Configure DNS zones.
    • Configure DNS records.
  • Manage DHCP servers.
    • Install and authorize DHCP servers.
    • Configure DHCP scopes and options.
    • Configure DHCP exclusions and reservations.

Server Management

  • Configure servers.
    • Install server roles.
    • Service Windows images.
  • Deploy and manage servers.
  • Manage files and folders.
    • Manage SMB share and NTFS permissions.
    • Calculate effective rights.
    • Hide a folder using a share name.
    • Restore files and folders from backup.
  • Manage quotas.
  • Manage printing.
    • Create and share printers.
    • Enable printer pooling.
    • Deploy printers using GPOs.
    • Configure printer permissions.


  • Manage virtualization with Hyper-V.
    • Create virtual hard disks and volumes.
    • Create and configure virtual machines.
    • Create virtual switches.
    • Move virtual machines and virtual machine storage.
  • Manage virtual hard disk files with Disk Management.

High Availability

  • Manage network load balancing clusters.
  • Manage high availability with failover clustering.
    • Create and manage failover cluster.
    • Configure a file share witness.
  • Manage failover cluster roles.
    • Add a failover cluster role.
    • Configure failover cluster role settings.

Active Directory

  • Manage Active Directory.
    • Install and manage domain controllers.
    • Configure sites.
  • Manage accounts in Active Directory.
    • Configure and manage users.
    • Configure and manage computer accounts.
    • Configure and manage organizational units.
  • Manage groups in Active Directory.
    • Configure and manage groups.
    • Configure group scopes and types.

Group Policy

  • Manage group policy objects (GPOs).
    • Configure the default domain policy.
    • Create starter GPOs.
    • Configure user rights.
  • Manage group policies.
    • Configure password policies.
    • Configure audit policies.
  • Manage security policies.
    • Delegate permissions.
    • Configure UAC settings.
    • Configure restricted group policies.
  • Manage application restrictions.
    • Configure executable application rules.
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