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Microsoft System Center 2012 Technologies



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4 Days


About This Course: In this course, you gain the skills needed to create and automate processes in your organization. You also learn to implement and monitor a cloud environment, and mitigate problems using the System Center 2012 suite. Through practical hands-on exercises, you learn how to deploy a cloud infrastructure and provide end users self-service capabilities.

You Will Learn How To

  • Create, monitor and automate IT infrastructure and services leveraging all System Center 2012 components
  • Implement datacenter workflows using Orchestrator
  • Manage the datacenter fabric using Virtual Machine Manager
  • Build a framework for process automation using Service Manager
  • Design a process automation infrastructure for frameworks like ITIL®/MOF

Course Outline

  • System Center 2012 Environment Overview

Controlling a virtualized infrastructure

  • Identifying the elements of a fabric
  • Configuring virtual machine and storage networks

Automating IT services

  • Enabling best practices automation with Service Manager and Orchestrator
  • Deploying multi-tier service templates

Running infrastructure System Center components

  • Operating Configuration Manager
  • Measuring performance with Operations Manager
  • Automating Processes with Orchestrator

Composing workflows

  • Leveraging Runbook Designer
  • Defining the execution flow process
  • Debugging Runbooks

Linking to System Center components

  • Binding Runbooks to Operations Manager alarms
  • Integrating Orchestrator with Service Manager
  • Defining the Role of Configuration Manager

Documenting assets

  • Taking inventory of hardware and software systems
  • Generating management reports

Maintaining an up-to-date infrastructure

  • Patching systems for security and stability
  • Distributing productivity applications
  • Monitoring Systems and Applications with Operations Manager

Harvesting performance data

  • Capturing data from sensors
  • Defining accepted metrics and dashboards
  • Consolidating full-stack datacenter information
  • Communicating alarms to external systems
  • Expanding capabilities using Management Packs

Warehousing operational data

  • Identifying long-term trends
  • Correlating recurring events for root cause analysis
  • Evaluating Data Protection Manager

Protecting data and resources

  • Integrating Data Protection Manager with the Operations Manager console
  • Delivering application-aware backups

Setting up a disaster recovery (DR) solution

  • Backing up to the cloud
  • Automating failover with Orchestrator
  • Building a Cloud with Virtual Machine Manager

Creating a datacenter fabric

  • Analyzing performance and capacity needs
  • Allocating IT resources to the fabric
  • Combining local and remote fabric resources

Forming virtual networks

  • Delivering logical networks
  • Exploiting VM networks for cloud tenants
  • Connecting to the physical switching infrastructure

Constructing a cloud environment

  • Isolating tenants in a cloud
  • Linking private and public clouds
  • Consolidating management using System Center
  • Allowing Self-Service with App Controller

Empowering tenant administrators

  • Delegating management rights to a cloud
  • Assembling catalog offerings

Delegating control to application owners

  • Implementing application management self-service
  • Connecting to Virtual Machine Manager
  • Enhancing IT Governance with Service Manager

Controlling an IT infrastructure

  • Mitigating error conditions automatically
  • Processing service requests

Implementing service workflows

  • Aligning ITIL/MOF processes with service workflows
  • Consolidating Operations Manager data with Orchestrator automation to meet and exceed SLAs
  • Linking resource deployment with service processes
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Course Schedule

Attend this live, instructor-led course In-Class or Online via AnyWare.

Hassle-Free Enrollment: No advance payment required.
Tuition due 30 days after your course.

Oct 18 - 21 New York/AnyWare Enroll Now

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Course Tuition Includes:

After-Course Instructor Coaching
When you return to work, you are entitled to schedule a free coaching session with your instructor for help and guidance as you apply your new skills.

Free Course Exam
You can take your course exam on the last day of your course and receive a Certificate of Achievement with the designation "Awarded with Distinction."



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Training Hours

Standard Course Hours: 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
*Informal discussion with instructor about your projects or areas of special interest: 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

FREE Online Course Exam (if applicable) – Last Day: 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
By successfully completing your FREE online course exam, you will:

  • Have a record of your growth and learning results.
  • Bring proof of your progress back to your organization
  • Earn credits toward industry certifications (if applicable)
  • Make progress toward one or more Learning Tree Specialist & Expert Certifications (if applicable)

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