Windows Server 2019 & PowerShell All-in-One for Dummies

  • 8h 57m
  • Sara Perrott
  • John Wiley & Sons (US)
  • 2019

Your one-stop reference for Windows Server 2019 and PowerShell know-how

Windows Server 2019 & PowerShell All-in-One For Dummies offers a single reference to help you build and expand your knowledge of all things Windows Server, including the all-important PowerShell framework. Written by an information security pro and professor who trains aspiring system administrators, this book covers the broad range of topics a system administrator needs to know to run Windows Server 2019, including how to install, configure, and secure a system. This book includes coverage of:

  • Installing & Setting Up Windows Server
  • Configuring Windows Server 2019
  • Administering Windows Server 2019
  • Configuring Networking
  • Managing Security
  • Working with Windows PowerShell
  • Installing and Administering Hyper-V
  • Installing, Configuring, and Using Containers

If you’re a budding or experienced system administrator looking to build or expand your knowledge of Windows Server, this book has you covered.

About the Author

Sara Perrott (metro Seattle, WA) is an IT pro with a focus on server and cloud, networking and security. She is a Microsoft Certified Trainer specializing in Windows Server and Azure.

In this Book

  • Introduction
  • An Overview of Windows Server 2019
  • Using Boot Diagnostics
  • Performing the Basic Installation
  • Performing Initial Configuration Tasks
  • Configuring Server Roles and Features
  • Configuring Server Hardware
  • Using the Control Panel
  • Working with Workgroups
  • Promoting Your Server to Domain Controller
  • Managing DNS and DHCP with IP Address Management
  • An Overview of the Tools Menu in Server Manager
  • Setting Group Policy
  • Configuring the Registry
  • Working with Active Directory
  • Performing Standard Maintenance
  • Working at the Command Line
  • Working with PowerShell
  • Overview of Windows Server 2019 Networking
  • Performing Basic Network Tasks
  • Accomplishing Advanced Network Tasks
  • Diagnosing and Repairing Network Connection Problems
  • Understanding Windows Server 2019 Security
  • Configuring Shared Resources
  • Configuring Operating System Security
  • Working with the Internet
  • Understanding Digital Certificates
  • Installing and Configuring AD CS
  • Securing Your DNS Infrastructure
  • Introducing PowerShell
  • Understanding the .NET Framework
  • Working with Scripts and Cmdlets
  • Creating Your Own Scripts and Advanced Functions
  • PowerShell Desired State Configuration
  • What is Hyper-V?
  • Virtual Machines
  • Virtual Networking
  • Virtual Storage
  • High Availability in Hyper-V
  • Introduction to Containers in Windows Server 2019
  • Docker and Docker Hub
  • Installing Containers on Windows Server 2019
  • Configuring Docker and Containers on Windows Server 2019
  • Managing Container Images
  • Container Networking
  • Container Storage


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