CompTIA Server+

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CompTIA Server+

Authors: Brian Eiler, John Hales, Mike Pfeiffer, Jason Helmick

Searching for a server-related certification? CompTIA Server+ is a great start. Our Server+ series aligns with the exam objectives and even adds onto them, providing you with... Read more

What you will learn

  • Server hardware components
  • How to operate a virtualization platform
  • How to install and configure operating systems
  • How to administer servers both locally and remotely
  • How to perform maintenance tasks
  • Hard disk specifications and interfaces
  • How to configure RAID
  • Storage capacity considerations
  • The differences and similarities of physical security methods and concepts
  • Techniques for applying server hardening
  • Network security systems and protocols
  • How to manage cabling
  • How to configure logical and physical network interfaces
  • Disaster recovery sites, continuity practices, and backup and recovery methods
  • How to troubleshoot hardware, software, network, and security issues

Pre-requisites

No prior experience is required.

SK0-004

In addition to the inclusion of newer topics like virtualization, this series provides a comprehensive look at key concepts like server planning, use, maintenance, and security. For 10% discount when you sign up for your next CompTIA exam, use the code "PLURAL2020"

Server Architecture for CompTIA Server+ (SK0-004)

by Brian Eiler

Feb 25, 2016 / 4h 2m

4h 2m

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Description

This course covers the Server Architecture objectives, domain 1.0, for the CompTIA Server+ exam. Within, we cover server form factors, hardware components (including CPU, memory, network, disk, expansion busses, and firmware), power, and cooling.

Table of contents
  1. Introduction to the Server+ Certification
  2. Server Form Factors
  3. Install, Configure, and Maintain Server Components
  4. Power and Cooling Components
  5. Conclusion and Introduction to Server Administration

Server Administration for CompTIA Server+ (SK0-004)

by Mike Pfeiffer

Feb 25, 2016 / 2h 49m

2h 49m

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Description

This course covers the Server Administration objectives, domain 2.0, for the CompTIA Server+ exam. You'll learn how to operate a virtualization platform, install and configure operating systems, administer servers locally and remotely, perform maintenance tasks, monitor performance, and document your environment.

Table of contents
  1. Building a Virtual Lab Environment
  2. Common Server Configuration Tasks
  3. Common Server Roles
  4. Accessing Servers Locally and Remotely
  5. Server Availability and Maintenance
  6. Performance Monitoring
  7. Asset Management and Documentation

Storage for CompTIA Server+ (SK0-004)

by Mike Pfeiffer

Feb 25, 2016 / 1h 8m

1h 8m

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Description

This course covers the Storage objectives and domain 3.0 for the CompTIA Server+ exam. You'll learn about hard disk specifications and interfaces, configuring RAID, and storage capacity considerations. You'll also learn about the most relevant storage technologies used in the IT industry today.

Table of contents
  1. Hard Disk Specifications and Interfaces
  2. Configuring RAID
  3. Exploring Storage Technologies
  4. Storage Capacity and Considerations

Security for CompTIA Server+ (SK0-004)

by Jason Helmick

Feb 25, 2016 / 4h 24m

4h 24m

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Description

This course covers the Security objectives, domain 4.0, for the CompTIA Server+ exam. We will compare and contrast physical security methods and concepts, the learner will apply server hardening techniques, learn basic network security systems and protocols, and will implement logical access control methods on company policy, implement data security methods, and secure storage disposal, and implement proper environmental controls and techniques.

Table of contents
  1. Introduction
  2. Compare and Contrast Physical Security Methods and Concepts
  3. Apply Server Hardening Techniques
  4. Explain Basic Network Security Systems and Protocols
  5. Implement Logical Access Control Methods on Company Policy
  6. Implement Data Security Methods and Secure Storage Disposal
  7. Implement Proper Environmental Controls and Techniques

Networking for CompTIA Server+ (SK0-004)

by Mike Pfeiffer

Feb 25, 2016 / 1h 21m

1h 21m

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Description

This course covers the Networking objectives, domain 5.0, for the CompTIA Server+ exam. You'll learn about logical and physical network interface configuration, common ports and protocols, and network cabling and management.

Table of contents
  1. Logical Network Interface Configuration
  2. Physical Network Interface Configuration
  3. Common Network Ports and Protocols
  4. Network Cabling and Management

Disaster Recovery for CompTIA Server+ (SK0-004)

by Mike Pfeiffer

Feb 25, 2016 / 54m

54m

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This course covers the Disaster Recovery objectives, domain 6.0, for the CompTIA Server+ exam. You'll learn about disaster recovery sites, data replication scenarios, business continuity practices, and backup and recovery methods.

Table of contents
  1. Disaster Recovery Sites and Replication
  2. Business Continuity
  3. Implementing Backups

Troubleshooting for CompTIA Server+ (SK0-004)

by Jason Helmick

Feb 25, 2016 / 4h 8m

4h 8m

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Description

This course covers the Troubleshooting objectives, domain 7.0, for the CompTIA Server+ exam. In this course, the learner will explore troubleshooting theory and methodologies, learn to troubleshoot hardware problems, troubleshoot software problems, diagnose network problems, and diagnose security problems.

Table of contents
  1. Introduction
  2. Troubleshooting Theory and Methodologies
  3. Troubleshoot Hardware Problems
  4. Troubleshoot Software Problems
  5. Diagnose Network Problems
  6. Troubleshoot Storage Problems
  7. Diagnose Security Issues

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