Introducing the AWS Well Architected Tool

April 23, 2019 at 5:31 pm

AWS Architect

Are you interested in creating AWS solutions that adhere to the various pillars of the AWS Well-Architected Framework but don’t know where to start? There is a brand new AWS tool that you can check out in this video. It is aptly named the AWS Well Architected Tool and it is available in your AWS Management Console.

This tool will not only help you pinpoint key areas for the architecture to focus on, but Amazon will also analyze your answers and identify the points at which you are the most at risk!

All Windows 10 MD-100 Nuggets Are Done!!!

April 8, 2019 at 10:01 pm

MD-100

Any moment now, the fifth and final part of MD-100 Microsoft Windows 10 will hit the CBT Nuggets site.

Here is the complete rundown of sections and Nuggets for you to enjoy!

Microsoft Windows 10: Deploying Devices

  1. Windows 10 Editions and Versions
  2. Performing a Clean Installation
  3. Windows 10 Upgrade Paths
  4. Windows Assessment and Deployment Kit (ADK)
  5. Windows Deployment Services (WDS)
  6. Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT)
  7. Configuring Language Packs
  8. User Profiles
  9. Deleting a User Profile
  10. User Profile Types
  11. Installing the User State Migration Tool
  12. Using the User State Migration Tool
  13. Troubleshooting Activation Issues
  14. Edge Browser
  15. Internet Explorer
  16. Configuring Mobility Settings
  17. Configuring Sign-In Options
  18. Customizing the Windows Desktop

Microsoft Windows 10: Connecting Devices

  1. Configuring Client IP Settings
  2. Configuring Mobile Networking
  3. Configuring the VPN Client
  4. Troubleshooting Networking
  5. Configuring WiFi Profiles
  6. Configuring Remote Assistance and Quick Assist
  7. Configuring Remote Desktop Access
  8. Enabling PowerShell Remoting

Microsoft Windows 10: Managing Devices

  1. Managing Local Users
  2. Managing Local Groups
  3. Managing Local Devices
  4. Configuring NTFS Permissions
  5. Configuring Shared Permissions
  6. Local Group Policy
  7. Troubleshooting Local Group Policy
  8. Local Registry
  9. Configuring User Account Control (UAC)
  10. Configuring Windows Defender Firewall
  11. Implementing EFS
  12. Implementing BitLocker

Microsoft Windows 10: Maintaining Devices

  1. Performing File Recovery
  2. Recovering Windows 10
  3. Troubleshooting the Boot and Startup Process
  4. Selecting a Servicing Channel
  5. Checking for Windows 10 Updates
  6. Validating and Testing Windows 10 Updates
  7. Troubleshooting Windows 10 Updates
  8. Configuring and Analyzing Event Logs
  9. Auditing Object Access
  10. Key Windows 10 Performance Factors
  11. Managing Windows 10 Performance
  12. Managing Windows 10 Environment Variables

Microsoft Windows 10: Advanced Topics

  1. Windows 10 Upgrades
  2. Understanding Active Directory (AD)
  3. Reviewing Deployment Tools
  4. Introducing Cloud Services
  5. OneDrive for Business
  6. Advanced Permissions Topics
  7. Using BitLocker from the Command Line
  8. Group Rights
  9. Using Windows 10 Proxy Services
  10. Delivery Optimization for Windows 10 Updates
  11. Advanced Remoting Configurations
  12. Forwarding Events
  13. Service ‘Run As’ Settings
  14. User-Based GPOs

Introducing AWS – Quiz 2 of 2

April 2, 2019 at 11:25 am

Introducing AWS - Quiz 2

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MD-100 Windows 10 Coming to CBT Nuggets!

February 6, 2019 at 6:34 pm

MD-100

You heard it here first! I will be releasing 4 modules for this new exam. The first module will release next week!

Here are the four modules:

  • Microsoft Windows 10: Deploying Devices
  • Microsoft Windows 10: Managing Devices
  • Microsoft Windows 10: Connecting Devices
  • Microsoft Windows 10: Maintaining Devices

Here is a look at the first module and the Nuggets inside it!

  • Microsoft Windows 10: Deploying Devices
    • Windows 10 Editions and Versions
    • Experimenting with Windows 10 Editions
    • Perform a Clean Installation
    • Windows 10 Upgrade Paths
    • Windows Assessment and Deployment Kit (ADK)
    • Windows Deployment Services (WDS)
    • Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT)
    • Configure Language Packs
    • Migrate User Data
    • Troubleshoot Activation Issues
    • Configuring the Edge Browser
    • Configuring Internet Explorer
    • Configure Mobility Settings
    • Configure Sign-in Options
    • Customize the Windows Desktop

These Nuggets are unmatched in their efficiency and enthusiasm for the content. They also stand apart in that you have a Hands-On Lab environment to follow along with me as you master these concepts.

If you are interested in learning more about MD-100 – here is the official link. Here is a post I did for you on both new exams.

I WILL SEE YOU IN CLASS!

Updated CBT Nuggets Course: Cisco CCNP Collaboration CIPTV1 300-070

January 21, 2019 at 3:14 pm

CCNP Collaboration

In this CCNP Collaboration course, trainer Chuck Keith will teach you how to implement a Cisco Unified Collaboration solution. Learn about dial plans, Cisco Unified Communications Manager (CUCM), Cisco Unified Border Element (CUBE), SIP, QoS, and more.

This training will also prepare you for the Cisco 300-070 CIPTV1 exam, one of four exams that must be passed to receive your CCNP Collaboration certification.

Recommended Experience

  • CCNA Collaboration certification or any Cisco CCIE/CCDE certification is required as a prerequisite

Recommended Equipment

  • VMWare Workstation with CUCM and Unity Virtual Machines
  • Cisco 7940, 7960, or IP Communicator IP Phones
  • Cisco 2600XM Voice Gateway

Related Certifications

  • CCNP Collaboration

Related Job Functions

  • Network voice engineer
  • Network video engineer

Check out the course here on the CBT Nuggets site:

https://www.cbtnuggets.com/it-training/ccnp-collaboration

Chuck Keith has been a CBT Nuggets trainer since 2017 and holds a variety of Cisco certifications.