2020-2021 Catalog 
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2020-2021 Catalog [PREVIOUS CATALOG YEAR]

CNT 120 - Introduction to Windows Server

Description: Introduction to the Windows Server line of network operating systems. Topics include installation, file systems, networking, directory services, file and printer sharing, and security. Extensive hands-on exercises with realistic scenarios to help students apply new concepts and sharpen problem-solving skills.

Prerequisites: CNT 100  or CNT 110  or CNT 115  

Credits: 3
Lecture: 2
Lab: 3

Course Content:
  1. Windows Server introduction
  2. Windows Server installation
  3. Windows Server environment
  4. Directory services
  5. Resource access
  6. Data storage
  7. Networking
  8. Securing Windows Server

Learning Outcomes:
  1. Describe the Windows Server family of products and define system requirements for each. (1)
  2. Install Windows Server and describe the options and requirements for installing Windows Server. (2)
  3. Configure the server environment. (3)
  4. Install and configure Windows directory services. (4)
  5. Manage access to resources. (5)
  6. Manage and configure data storage. (6)
  7. Configure and troubleshoot Windows network protocols and services. (7)
  8. Configure server security. (8)

Required Assessment:
  1. Cisco Academy on-line chapter exams and final exam. Cisco Academy skills final exam.