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Windows Server 2019 Administration Fundamentals - Second Edition

By : Bekim Dauti
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Windows Server 2019 Administration Fundamentals - Second Edition

By: Bekim Dauti

Overview of this book

Windows Server 2019 is the server operating system introduced by Microsoft as part of the Windows NT family of operating systems, developed concurrently with Windows 10. This book will not only get you started with Windows Server 2019, but will also help you prepare for the MTA 98-365 exam. With step-by-step instructions and easy-to-understand graphics, you will become well-versed with the roles, features, and functions of Windows Server 2019. Starting with the installation process, upgrades, and basic configuration, you will move on to explore roles and features such as Active Directory, Hyper-V, remote access, storage, and printers. The book then takes you through maintenance and troubleshooting tasks to guide you in efficiently managing Windows Server 2019. In addition, it covers Windows Server 2019 best practices using real-world examples. Complete with questionnaires, and detailed answers at the end of the book, you can test your understanding of the concepts covered in each chapter. By the end of this book, you will be equipped with the knowledge you need to troubleshoot, update, and maintain servers so as to ensure business continuity.
Table of Contents (21 chapters)
Title Page

Introducing Windows Server 2019

This chapter is designed to teach you about Microsoft's new operating system for servers called Windows Server 2019.

In the first part of this chapter, you will learn about the different Windows Server 2019 editions, the differences between Windows Server 2019 and Windows Server 2016, and the minimum recommended system requirements. In the second part of this chapter, you will learn about the new features introduced in Windows Server 2019. System Insights, hybrid cloud, Storage Migration Service, Storage Replica, the improved Windows Defender, and support for Docker containers and Kubernetes are just some of the new features introduced with Windows Server 2019.

This chapter concludes with a chapter exercise on downloading Windows Admin Center.

The following topics will be covered in this chapter:

  • Windows Server 2019 overview
  • What&apos...