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Server 2016: Implementing IP Address Management (IPAM)

Server 2016: Implementing IP Address Management (IPAM)

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Expertise Level

The scaled network depends heavily on basic network services like DNS and DHCP, but managing and controlling access to these critical services poses challenges in the scaled environment. In this course, you'll learn about the role of IPAM in centralizing administrative access for Windows Server 2016, providing fine-grained, delegated administration of both DHCP and DNS servers. This course aligns with the Networking with Windows Server 2016 (70-741) exam.

Target Audience
Individuals who will manage the planning, implementing, and configuration of core networking services in Windows 2016 Server environments, and individuals preparing for the Microsoft Networking with Windows Server 2016 (70-741) exam


Expected Duration (hours)

Lesson Objectives

Server 2016: Implementing IP Address Management (IPAM)

  • start the course
  • identify management capabilities and features of IP Address Management (IPAM)
  • identify deployment and installation requirements for IP Address Management (IPAM)
  • provision IPAM manually or by using group policy
  • configure server discovery
  • create and manage IP blocks and ranges
  • monitor utilization of IP address space
  • migrate existing workloads to IPAM
  • configure IPAM database storage using SQL Server
  • use IPAM with System Center Virtual Machine Manager to manage physical and virtual IP address spaces
  • manage DHCP server properties using IPAM
  • configure DHCP scopes and options using IPAM
  • configure DHCP policies and failover using IPAM
  • manage DNS server properties using IPAM
  • manage DNS zones and records using IPAM
  • manage DNS and DHCP servers in multiple Active Directory forests
  • delegate administration for DNS and DHCP using role-based access control (RBAC)
  • audit the changes performed on the DNS and DHCP servers
  • audit the IPAM address usage trail
  • audit DHCP lease events and user logon events
  • manage and discover relevant properties using IPAM
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