Senior Technical Instructor
- 23 YearsExperience
Our 70-687: Configuring Windows 8.1 is intended for experienced IT professionals with experience administering Windows PCs and devices in a domain environment with managed access to the Internet. This course will teach you how to administer Windows 8.1 in a Windows Server domain environment, while providing managed, and secure, access to users on non-domain Windows devices.
It also covers installation and customization of the Windows 8.1 operating systems and apps, as well as how to control and integrate access to domains and cloud services. You will also learn how to customize configurations using Windows management tools (Group Policy and Windows PowerShell), and to implement mobile security.
The course also discusses configuring user profiles, settings, and both local and remote network connectivity. Additionally, it covers virtual apps, Client Hyper-V, and Internet Explorer 11. Also, you will learn how to optimize security and provide controlled access from Windows 8.1 PCs and devices to specified resources through Workplace Join services and Work Folders.
This course will prepare you for Exam 687, Configuring Windows 8.1 and is a step towards seeking your MCSA: Windows 8 certification.
Exam Number: 70-687
Evaluating Hardware Readiness and Capability
Evaluating Hardware Readiness and Capability - Continued & Installing Windows 8
Installing Windows 8 - Continued
Working with Disks and Devices & Installing and Configuring Windows Store Applications
Installing and Configuring Windows Store Applications - Continued
Controlling Access to Local Hardware and Applications & Configuring Internet Explorer
Configuring Internet Explorer - Continued & Configuring Client Hyper-V
Configuring Client Hyper-V - Continued
Configuring Shared Resources
Configuring Shared Resources - Continued
Configure File and Folder Access
Configure File and Folder Access - Configured & Configure Authentication and Authorization
Local and Domain Users and Managing User Accounts
Configure Remote Connections & Configuring Mobility Options
Monitoring System Performance