System Administration

What includes

  • Recorded training session 
  • Ezxprt course completion Certificate

System Administration

This training is for those who is responsible to maintain and organize the network of any organization. The basic duties are to install, configure and trobleshoot server base network.

In this training, you will learn
  • Manage and configure the sever base network
  • Explain to install the domain on a network
  • Create users and group in the domain-based network
  • Configure DNS,DHCP, Web and many more servers

Course Outline

  • System and Servers
  • Workstation & Server Physical Parts Identification
  • Bios Types and Setting
  • Design MCSE LAB Setup
  • Physical Lab Requirement and design
  • Virtual Lab Requirement and design

Networking Essentials 

  • Basic Networking concepts,
  • OSI and TCP/IP Model
  • IPV4  (classfull, classless, CIDR, VLSM, Subnetting and Superneting)
  • IPV6 (Link Local, Global Unicast, Dual stack etc)
  • Network Medium Types, Comparison and Lan Cable Standards
  • Define PC, Hardware and Software
  • Types of Software (OS, Application, Driver)
  • Types of OS   Client / Server
  • OS Different Editions and their comparison
  • Server OS Editions  R1, R2, Standard Edition, Datacenter etc
  • Server OS Feature comparison 2003,2008,2012 to 2016
  • OS Interfaces
  •                  Core
  •                   GUI
  • OS Installation, configuration and customization
  •  Basic Network setting on System

DISK MANAGEMENT Storage Technologies

  • Storage Types  DAS | NAS |SAN |DFS
  • Hard disk Types IDE |EIDE |SATA |SCSI |SSD
  • BASIC & Dynamic Disk
  • MBR & GPT
  • Disk Partition Types  Primary | Extended |Logical
  •                 File Systems  FAT16 | FAT32 | NTFS
  •                 Hard Disk Geometry Sector | Track | Cylender | RPM | Buffer | letancy
  •                 Disk Fragmentation & Defragmentation
  •                 Partition VS RAID
  • Configuring Simple Volume (RAID – 0)
  •  Configuring Mirror Volume (RAID – 1)
  •  Configuring Parity Volume (RAID – 5)

Types of Network

  • Workgroup based network

Establish a simple Workgroup based Network with basic Local User and Group Management

Apply and verify Local Security Policy

  • Domain Base Network

Server OS

  • Different Edition with Comparison Standard edition, datacent edition
  • Roles of Server OS machine in network standalone |DC | Member Server
  • Server OS Roles vs Features


  • What is Virtualization
  • Why we use Virtualization
  • Physical VS Virtual Resources
  •  Hyper visor and Their types
  • Hyper-v


  • Recommended system Requirement for Hyper-V
  • Installation and configuration
  • Installation of Hyper-V
  •  Configuring Virtual Machine
  •  Configuring Virtual Networks
  •  Virtual Switch and Connection types (internal | Private | External)
  • Virtual Disk Types Vhd | Vhdx
  • Fixed and Dynamic Disk Size
  • Generation 1 and Generation 2 Virtual machine
  • Guest and Host OS
  • Advance Hyper-V and Customize setting
  • Vritual and Production Network integration
  •  Hyper-V   VS   Vmware Workstation
  • Design Isolated Virtual Lab

 Active Directory Basics

  • X.500 Recommendations
  • Domain Naming System (DNS)
  • LDAP
  • Schema
  • Replication
  • Global catalog

Active Directory Administration

  • Local Account
  • Domain Accounts
  • Built-in user Accounts
  • Creating and Managing Users
  • User Account Properties
  • Group Accounts
  • Group Types      (distribution | Security)
  • Group Scopes    Global | Local | Universal
  • Group nesting
  • Working with Default Groups     Guests | Users | Domain Admins

Active Directory Components (Active Directory Partitions)

Logical Components

  • Domain
  • Tree
  • Forest
  • Organizational unit.  (container) we use it for group policy

Physical Components

  • Site
  • Domain Controller. T.

Active Directory – Domain Services   (Hands-On)

  • Introduction to Directory Services
  •  Installing & Configuring Active Directory – Domain Services
  • Verification before and after Active Directory domain Services

Local user & Groups

  • Local Security Policy
  • Active Directory User Management
  • User Creation GUI
  • Bulk User Creation

Profiles and File Server Resource Manager

  • User Profile    Local and Roaming
  • Z: Drive
  •  Quota

Active Directory Users properties

  • Log on Hours
  • Log on from
  • Groups Joining
  • Active Directory Groups   Group Types | Group Scope | Group Nesting
  • Basic DNS Verification Testing and Configuration
  •  DNS Forward Lookup Zone
  • DNS Reverse Lookup Zone Creation
  • Nslookup usage for DNS Testing and Trouble Shooting
  • Group Nesting
  • Group membership (Troubleshooting)

Domain Joining

  • Join Domain using Windows 8 or 10 Pro edition
  • Join Domain from Member Server
  • Local and Active Directory user login practice on Client

 Permissions/Access Control Lists

  •  Sharing and NTFS Permission
  • Define and Understand the Difference
  • Perform Lab to Understand differences

 Flexible Single Master Operations (FSMO) Roles

  • Understand the Roles features
  • Verification of FSMO Roles
  • Transfering of FSMO Roles
  • Seizing of FSMO Roles (Domain Crash Recovery)

Forest Functional Level

  • What is Forest Functional Level
  • How to upgrade and Rollback Forest Functional Level

Domain Functional Level

  • What is Domain Functional Level
  • How to upgrade and Rolle back Domain Functional Level

How To upgrade Domain 2012 into Domain 2016

  • How to upgrade Schema
  • Transfer FSMO Roles

Active Directory Optimization

  • What is Fragmentation?
  • Reason of Fragmentation
  • Compactor Defrag NTDS
  • Improve Active Directory Response Time

Active Directory Backup & Restore

  • How to Take Backup
  • How to Restore
  • Problem with Normal Restore
  • Authoritative Restore

 DHCP Server 

  • Introduction and Configuration of DHCP Server
  •  DHCP Client Configuration
  • Understand DORA
  • DHCP Scope
  • DHCP Lease
  • DHCP exclude How and Why
  • DHCP Reservation
  • DHCP Relay Agent
  • DHCP Backup
  • Configuring DHCP Failover

DNS Server

  •    Flat Name
  •  FQDN
  • Static Name Resolving using HOSTS File
  • DNS Zones & Records
  • Forward Lookup Zone
  •  Reverse Lookup Zone
  • Resource Records    A , MX, SRV, NS, SOA, CNAME, PTR
  • Root Hints
  • DNS Queries
  • DNS Zone Types
  • Primary Zone
  • Secondary Zone
  • Stub Zone
  • DNS Forwarder

Distributed File System

  • DFS Namespace
  •  DFS Folder
  •  Overview of DFS Replica

Group Policy / System Policies

  •  User and Computer Policies
  •  Scope of Policies – OU, Domain, Sites
  • Security Group Filtering
  • Local | Domain and Starter GPO
  •  Software Deployment using Group Policy
  •  Folder Redirection
  • Block USB Drive in your network
  • Group Policy Preferences
  • Group Policy Trouble Shooting

 ADC (Additional Domain Controller)

Child Domain Controller

RODC and Physical Structure of AD-DS

  •  Introduction and Configuration of ADC | RODC | Child Domain Controller
  • Sites and Global Catalog
  •  Replication between the Domain Controllers
  •  AD-DS Partitions
  •  Configuring ADC |  R.O.D.C using Install from Media [IFM]

Internet Information Services (IIS)   WEB SERVER

  •  IIS 8.0 Configuration
  • Host Multiple Sites using Different Name Space
  • Host Multiple Sites using different IP address
  • Host Multiple Sites using Different Port Numbers
  •  Hosting Websites, Virtual Directories
  •  Redirecting Web Sites
  •  Backup and Restoring Sites
  •  FTP sites

Routing and Remote Access

Installation of Routing and Remote Access Role and Basic Configuration

  • Configure Static Routing | Dynamic Routing on Server
  • Define Private and Public IP and usage of NAT Feature
  • Configure Server as a NAT Server
  • Usage of DHCP Relay Agent
  • Configure Server as a DHCP Relay Agent
  • Define VPN
  • VPN – PPTP
  • Configure Server as A VPN Server
  • Remote Access Server Configuration

Sites and Subnets

  • Define Subnets
  • Define Sites
  • Configure Site and Subnets
  • Customize and schedule  Replication process
  • Configure manage and Optimize Replication

Network Load Balancing

  • What is NLB?
  • How to configure
  • How to verify and testing its working


  • Define Core and its usage
  • Limitations of CORE
  • Core Server Installation
  • Working on Core Server using Commands
  • Working on Core server using Utilities
  • Join Core server to domain controller

Active Directory Optimization

  • Active Directory fragmentation
  • Online optimization
  • Offline optimization
  • Why we need defragmentation

Storage Area Network (SAN)

  • Define Direct Attach Storage  (DAC)
  • NAS (Network Attach Storage)
  • SAN Storage Area Network
  • NFS
  • Fiber channel

System Analyzing and Monitoring

  • Even Viewer
  • Task Manager
  • System and Application Logs

WDS (Windows Deployment Service)

  • Define the usage of WDS
  • Deploy Client OS on multiple machines using a single WDS (Server

Major MCSE Labs

  1. Ipv4
  2. Ipv6
  3. System parts identification
  4. BIOS Types and Basic BIOS Setup
  5. Identification of Server Machines
  6. Disk Partitions
  7. Hard disk preparation  file system     fat/fat32/ntfs
  8. Installation Different Server OS Versions 2003-2016
  9. Establish a simple Workgroup base network
  10. Local USER and GROUP Management
  11. Share and NTFS permissions deployment and Testing
  12. Establish a Domain base network
  13. How to Join a Domain using Administrator Account
  14. Active Directory User Management
  15. Active Directory Group Management
  16. Design , Configure and deploy Group Policy with Testing
  17. Cross cable
  18. Straight cable
  19. Configuration for stand Alone Server
  20. Installation of Active Directory Domain Services and DC   configuration
  21. DHCP,  dhcp client,   dhcp   server,  dhcp   relay agent
  22. DNS. Primary, secondary,   stub zone,   host record,  ptr,  alias
  23. Host multiple Sites on IIS using 3 Different methods
  24. FTP
  25. ADC   installation, configuration, comparison, testing, and Troubleshooting
  26. RODC  installation, configuration, and removing the RODC
  27. Child Domain installation, configuration, and testing
  28. Active Directory  partitions
  29. Raise and Roll Back Forest   functional   level
  30. Raise and Rollback Domain Functional  level  (up and down)
  31. Active Directory   backup and restore
  32. Active Directory Optimization
  33. Share  and  NTFS  permission   take   ownership
  34. User management (GUI and CLI)
  35. Group management and group  types, global, local, universal
  36. Profile   local,  roaming profile
  37. Z:   drive
  38. Quota
  39. Home Folder
  40. Disk Type  basic,  dynamic  and Raids
  41. NAS
  42. SAN   NFS, ISCSI
  43. Sites and subnets
  44. RRAS  (routing, Nat)
  45. Group Policy
  46. Hyper –V
  47. Cluster
  48. FSMO  Roles   Transferring and Seizing
  49. Core   configuration
  50. DFS
  51. Deploy Clustering
  52. Deploy OS installation using WDS

Training Packages

Recorded Training

Rs 20000/-

(if applyig from inside Pakistan)

USD 100$

(if applyig from outside Pakistan)

Customized Training