Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V

Course Overview

Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2012 R2 is Microsoft’s flagship hypervisor-based virtualization product. Hyper-V allows you to improve server utilization and reduce costs, as well as consolidate workloads.
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This online training course looks indepth at Microsoft Hyper-V, the changes from the Server 2012 version, and some of the important points of emphasis to master for the exam.


Instructor: Will Panek

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Skills Learned

Once you have completed the Server 20012 R2 Hyper-V online training course, you will understand:

  • Creating Virtual Machines
  • Storage creation and configuration
  • Virtual Network Switches
  • VM Management
  • Integration Services
  • VM Configuration

Who Should Attend This Course

  • Anyone preparing for the 70-410 exam
  • IT Administrators supporting Hyper-V on Server 2012


Completion of a Server 2008 or Server 2012 course, such as Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012 R2 (70-410), that introduces Hyper-V

Course Outline

Part 1: Virtualization

  • Virtualization Overview
  • Benefits of Virtualization
  • Hyper-V Server Settings
  • Installation Best Practices
  • Hardware Requirements
  • Installing Hyper-V
  • RemoteFX
  • Hyper-V Manager
  • Creating Vms
  • Generation 1 vs Generation 2
  • VM Settings
  • Integration services

Part 2: Networking and Storage

  • Virtual Hard Disk Types
  • Creating Virtual Hard Disks
  • Configuring and Attaching Virtual Hard Disks
  • Understanding Hyper-V Virtual Networks
  • Creating Virtual Networks
  • Checkpoints vs Snapshots

Hands On Labs

There are many labs within the Windows Server 2012 R2 classes that contain labs on Hyper-V