Monitoring and Operating a Private Cloud (20246)

This course describes how to monitor and operate a cloud with Microsoft System Center 2012 R2. This course focuses on how to manage and administer a cloud environment, and it describes how you can monitor key infrastructure elements and applications that run within a cloud. It does not discuss planning and implementation, which is covered in 20247: Configuring and Deploying a Cloud with System Center.

» Windows Server 2012 experience
» Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) knowledge
» Networking experience
» Working knowledge of previous versions of System Center products
» Knowledge of configuration of Microsoft SharePoint
» Hyper-V knowledge
» Microsoft Windows Azure
» Knowledge of cloud and data center management processes
» Storage Area Network (SAN) Knowledge

» Describe the Cloud Model
» Configure and optimize a private cloud
» Deploy Cloud Services
» Monitor Cloud Services
» Configure application performance monitoring in a cloud environment
» Operate and extend service management in in a cloud environment
» Automate incident creation, remediation, and change requests in a cloud environment
» Perform problem management in a cloud environment
» Automate Self-Service Provisioning in a cloud environment
» Operate a self-service multi-tenant cloud
» Cloud high availability, protection and recovery in a cloud environment
» Optimize the cloud infrastructure
» Configure SLAs, dashboards, and widgets in a cloud environment

Exam 70-246

Course Days: 5 days