Microsoft Exchange Server 2016: Mailbox Databases Arrives at CBT Nuggets!

November 11, 2018 at 12:41 pm

Microsoft Exchange

The first of several courses on Microsoft Exchange 2016 have arrived at CBT Nuggets. The first of these courses attacks one of the most important topics in the discipline – the mailboxes and databases that host them.

This course walks you through every step and every key decision point for these important mailbox databases. It even teaches you how to build a lab in Microsoft Azure to practice all of the actions you must take. The lab is scripted for you, so you can set it up in minutes.

You can find this new course here:

https://www.cbtnuggets.com/it-training/microsoft-exchange-2016-mailbox-databases

This intense course consists of the following Nuggets:

  1. Introducing Exchange 2016
  2. The Mailbox Database Section
  3. Azure Lab: Your Own Lab in the Cloud
  4. Azure Lab: Deploy the Virtual Network
  5. Azure Lab: Deploy the AD Domain Controller
  6. Azure Lab: Create the Exchange VM
  7. Azure Lab: Install Exchange 2016
  8. Azure Lab: Test Exchange 2016
  9. Azure Lab: Stopping and Starting Your VMs
  10. Planning for Mailbox Database Size
  11. Role Requirements Calculator
  12. Mailbox Database Capacity and Placement
  13. Archive Mailbox Capacity and Placement
  14. Public Folders in Exchange 2016
  15. Public Folder Capacity and Placement
  16. Planning the Storage Architecture
  17. Planning File System Requirements
  18. Planning for AutoReseed
  19. Planning for Virtualization Requirements
  20. Validating your Storage Design with Jetstress
  21. Exchange Deployment Assistant
  22. Creating and Configuring Mailbox Databases
  23. Managing Mailbox Databases
  24. Configuring Transaction Log Properties
  25. Planning for HA
  26. Identifying Failure Domains
  27. FSW for a DAG
  28. Azure Lab: Creating Another Mailbox Server
  29. Creating DAGs
  30. Creating Mailbox Database Copies
  31. DAG Networks
  32. Azure DAG Members
  33. Handling Server Maintenance and SLAs
  34. Site Resilient DAGs
  35. Planning the Cross-Site DAG
  36. Cross-Site DAG Quorum Options
  37. Datacenter Activation Coordination (DAC) Mode
  38. Test Site Recovery
  39. Monitoring Mailbox DB Replication and Indexing
  40. Troubleshooting Mailbox DB Replication and Replay
  41. Troubleshooting Mailbox DB Copy Activation
  42. Troubleshooting Mailbox Database Performance
  43. Troubleshooting Database Failures
  44. Resolving Quorum Issues
  45. Planning Backups for RPO and RTO
  46. Recovering Exchange Server and Other Components
  47. Performing a Dial Tone Restore
  48. Deploying and Managing Lagged Mailbox DB Copies

What is in Production at CBT Nuggets? Nov 7, 2018

November 7, 2018 at 8:55 pm

CBT Nuggets

Your CBT Nugget instructors are hard at work – bringing you new and exciting IT content. Check out this list of courses currently in production!

Administering Microsoft SCCM and Cloud Services (70-703)

Analyzing and Visualizing Data with PowerBI (70-778)

AWS Security — Data Security

Citrix XenApp / XenDesktop 7.1x Administration – CCA-V (1Y0-203)

Cisco CCIE RS Core Concepts – Layer 3 Technologies

Cisco CCIE RS Core Concepts – Evolving Technologies

Cisco CCNP Collaboration CIPTV1 300-070

Microsoft Exchange Server 2016 (70-345) – Mailbox Databases

(ISC)2 CISSP 2018

IT Expert: Real World, Multi-Carrier BGP

Linux Foundation Certified Sysadmin

Microsoft Word 2019

Microsoft Word for Office 365

Oracle Database 12c: SQL Fundamentals (1Z0-071)

Respect in the Workplace

Streamline With Salesforce Lightning

What is in Production at CBT Nuggets? Oct 10, 2018

October 10, 2018 at 10:21 am

CBT Nuggets

Your CBT Nugget instructors are hard at work – bringing you new and exciting IT content. Check out this list of courses currently in production!

Administering Microsoft SCCM and Cloud Services (70-703)

AWS Security — Compliance & Governance

AWS Security — Data Security

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) – Advanced Topics

Citrix XenApp / XenDesktop 7.1x Administration – CCA-V (1Y0-203)

Cisco CCIE RS Core Concepts – Layer 3 Technologies

Cisco CCNA Data Center (200-150) DCICN

Cisco CCNP Collaboration CIPTV1 300-070

Designing and Deploying Microsoft Exchange Server 2016 (70-345)

(ISC)2 CISSP 2018

Linux Foundation Certified Sysadmin

Microsoft Project

Oracle Database 12c: SQL Fundamentals (1Z0-071)

Respect in the Workplace

Streamline With Salesforce Lightning

Tableau Essentials

BGP Policy Course Arrives At CBT Nuggets!

September 11, 2018 at 6:07 pm

firepower

My latest course at CBT Nuggets is up! Woohoo!

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) – Cisco Routing Policy Mechanisms

This course consists of the following Nuggets

1. Module Introduction
2. The BGP Decision Process
3. Exploring Command Line Results
4. InQ and OutQ
5. IOS BGP Processes
6. Other BGP Processes
7. Table Versions
8. Clearing BGP Sessions
9. Using Cisco VIRL AutoNetKit
10. Soft Reconfiguration
11. Route Refresh
12. Using Distribute Lists
13. Using Extended ACLs to Filter
14. Using Prefix Lists
15. AS_PATH Filters
16. Using Route Maps
17. Using LOCAL_PREF
18. Using MED
19. AS_PATH Prepending

This course is a continuation of a series of courses on BGP. Here are the other courses available now!

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) – Basic Operations

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) – Peerings

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) – Advertising NLRI

New BGP Modules Arriving at CBT Nuggets

August 19, 2018 at 10:04 pm

BGP

This should be no surprise as you know I am continuing the popular BGP training modules. Here is a recap of the modules available at CBT Nuggets now. These modules assist with all levels of Cisco and Juniper certification, as well as other certs that touch on BGP (too many to mention).

  • BGP Basic Operations
  • BGP Peerings
  • BGP Advertising NLRI

Here is the module I will be finishing this week:

  • BGP Cisco Routing Policy Mechanisms

This module consists of the following Nuggets:

  1. Module Introduction
  2. The BGP Decision Process
  3. Exploring Command Line Results
  4. InQ and OutQ
  5. IOS BGP Processes
  6. NHT, Event, and the Open Processes
  7. Table Versions
  8. Clearing BGP Sessions
  9. Soft Reconfiguration
  10. Route Refresh
  11. Using Distribute Lists
  12. Extended ACLs
  13. Using Prefix Lists
  14. Using MED

The upcoming module I will be working on is:

Scaling BGP

This is a critical topic area (obviously) and covers topics like peer groups, peer templates, communities, scaling functions, and scaling the network. This module returns to an approach of both Cisco and Juniper examples. Enjoy this new upcoming content!

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