This course provides students with the skills and knowledge to manage and configure a Microsoft System Center 2012 Configuration Manager site and its associated site systems in the role of Configuration Manager Administrators. How to plan and deploy a Microsoft System Center 2012 Configuration Manager hierarchy, including the one or more primary sites, secondary sites and central administration site, and all associated site systems. This course also covers migration from System Center Configuration Manager 2007.

Audience:

Systems Engineers, Configuration Manager Administrators.

Prerequisites:

Networking fundamentals, including TCP/IP and Domain Name System (DNS), Active Directory principles and management.

Duration of the course: Part Time : 2 Months (2 hrs/day)
Full Time : 1 Month (4 hrs/day)

Course outline:

70-747: Administering System Center 2012 Configuration Manager:

  • Overview of System Center 2012 Configuration Manager
  • Discovering and Organizing Resources
  • Managing the Configuration Manager Client
  • Managing Inventory and Software Metering
  • Querying and Reporting Data
  • Managing Software Deployments by Using Packages and Programs
  • Creating and Deploying Applications
  • Managing Application Deployment
  • Deploying and Managing Software Updates
  • Implementing Endpoint Protection in Configuration Manager
  • Managing Operating System Deployment Managing Compliance Settings
  • Managing Mobile Devices
  • Configuring Wake On LAN, Power Management, and Remote Control

70-748: Deploying System Center 2012 Configuration Manager:

  • Overview of System Center 2012 Configuration Manager
  • Planning and Deploying a Stand-Alone Primary Site
  • Planning and Configuring Role-Based Administration
  • Planning and Deploying a Multiple-Site Hierarchy
  • Data Replication and Content Management
  • Planning and Completing System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Client Deployment
  • Maintaining and Monitoring System Center 2012 Configuration Manager
  • Migrating from System Center Configuration Manager 2007 to System Center 2012 Configuration Manager