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MCSA Windows Server 2016 Certification Guide: Exam 70-741

By : Sasha Kranjac, Vladimir Stefanovic
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MCSA Windows Server 2016 Certification Guide: Exam 70-741

By: Sasha Kranjac, Vladimir Stefanovic

Overview of this book

MCSA: Windows Server 2016 is one of the most sought-after certifications for IT professionals which include working with Windows Server and performing administrative tasks around it. It targets Exam 70-740, Exam 70-741, Exam 70-742 and Exam 70-743 certifications and the demand for these certifications is increasingly high. This book will start with installation, upgrade and migration to Windows Server 2016, cover imaging and deployment and proceed with High Availability and Clustering. Then we will deep dive into fundamental concepts like Core networking, DNS, DHCP, Storage and proceed to Hyper-V, Network Access and Distributed File System. It will also explain Advanced Networking topics such as Software Defined Networking and High-Performance Networking. Furthermore, it will also cover advanced Identity topics in Windows Server 2016 such as Active Directory installation and configuration, Group Policy, Active Directory Certificate Services, and Active Directory Federation Services and Rights Management. Towards the end of this book, test questions and mock preparation items will help in preparing for the certifications with more ease. By the end of this book, you will be able to complete MCSA: Windows Server 2016 certification with more confidence.
Table of Contents (9 chapters)

Implementing VPN

Windows Server 2016 supports several VPN technologies—PPTP, L2TP/IPSEC, SSTP and IKEv2. Most of the organizations use L2TP/IPSEC protocol because it is the most secure of these protocols, while the PPTP is the oldest but the most insecure protocols which is not recommended for any serious production use.

Configure Windows Server VPN

  1. This is the Routing and Remote Access management console
  1. Right click on the server name and click on Configure and Enable Routing and Remote Access.
  1. On the new wizard, select Custom configuration and click Next:
  1. Select VPN access and click Next:
  1. Select the DHCP server and click Next.
  1. After you have click Finish you can now start the Routing and Remote Access...