Exam Ref 70-417 Upgrading from Windows Server 2008 to Windows Server 2012 R2 (MCSA)


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Written by J.C. Mackin

Published by Microsoft Press

May, 2014

448 pages



Fully updated for Windows Server 2012 R2! Prepare for Microsoft Exam 70-417 - and help demonstrate your real-world mastery of Windows Server 2012 R2 core infrastructure services. Exam 70-417 is an upgrade exam that is a composite of three standalone exams: 70-410, 70-411, and 70-412. Exam 70-417 validates skills related to core features and functionality of Windows Server 2012 R2, from the existing knowledge base of a Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator for Windows Server 2008.

Focus on the expertise measured by these objectives:

EXAM 70-410

  • Install and configure servers
  • Configure server roles and features
  • Configure Hyper-V
  • Deploy and configure corenetwork services
  • Install and administer Active Directory

EXAM 70-411

  • Deploy, manage, and maintain servers
  • Configurenetwork services and access
  • Configure anetwork policy server infrastructure
  • Configure and manage Active Directory
  • Configure and manage Group Policy

EXAM 70-412

  • Configure and manage high availability
  • Configure file and storage solutions
  • Implement business continuity and disaster recovery
  • Configurenetwork services
  • Configure identity and access solutions

This Microsoft Exam Ref:

  • Organizes its coverage by exam objectives.
  • Features strategic, what-if scenarios to challenge you.


Title: Exam Ref 70-417 Upgrading from Windows Server 2008 to Windows Server 2012 R2 (MCSA)
Author: J.C. Mackin
Language: English
Length: 448
Publisher: Microsoft Press
Publication Date: 2014-05-09
ISBN-10: 0735684405
ISBN-13: 9780735684409