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Windows Server 2016: Advanced Storage


About this course

In this course, you will learn storage solutions that you can implement in your organization.

The course will help you:

  • Improve your skills in implementing a storage infrastructure.
  • Decide if a career in IT is for you.
  • Prepare for an introductory job in Windows Server administration.
  • Study for Microsoft certification tests and badges.

The course uses a combination of hands-on practical exercises, demonstrations, and assessments.

This course is a follow-on to INF213x, Basic Storage.

What you'll learn

  • How to implement iSCSI storage, Data Deduplication, and Storage Spaces.
  • How to use Distributed File System, and BranchCache.
  • How to implement basic and advanced failover clustering workloads.


  • General understanding of storage technologies.
  • Windows PowerShell will be the preferred tool when implementing features in this course.

Meet the instructors

Tony Jamieson

Tony Jamieson

Content Developer Microsoft

Tony is a Content Developer for Microsoft with over 15 years specializing in IT professional online training.

Brian Svidergol

Brian Svidergol

Technical Consultant Self Employed

Brian Svidergol builds Microsoft infrastructure and cloud solutions with Exchange Server, Active Directory, Microsoft Azure, Office 365, and related technologies. He holds many industry certifications including the Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) – Cloud Platform and Infrastructure. Brian is the author of several books on Microsoft technologies.

Cynthia Staley

Cynthia Staley

Senior Content Developer Microsoft

Cindy is a Senior Content Developer for Microsoft specializing in Windows Server IT professional online training.