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This is a bundled training package. It contains training for each of the bundled items below:

Course Price
Windows 8.1 - Configuring: Remote Management and Security (Update Avail.) $74.95
Windows 8.1 - Configuring: Resource Access (Update Avail.) $74.95
Windows 8.1 - Configuring: Remote Access and Mobile Devices (Update Avail.) $74.95
Windows 8.1 - Configuring: Windows Clients (Update Avail.) $74.95
Windows 8.1 - Configuring: File and System Recovery (Update Avail.) $74.95

Bundle Price: $199.00
Total Savings: $175.75


Windows 8.1 - Configuring: Remote Management and Security (Update Avail.)

Windows Server 8.1 includes a variety of features to help maintain security and to provide reliable tools for remote administration. This course covers how Windows Firewall is used to protect a Windows 8.1 computer, as well as features used to remotely administer a Windows 8.1 computer, and provide assistance to other Windows computers. This exam will count as credit towards both the MCSA and MCSE certification path.

Learning Objectives
  • Identify the tools used to configure firewall settings in Windows 8.1
  • Describe connection security rules in Windows 8.1
  • Identify available Windows Defender scanning options in Windows 8.1
  • Describe how Windows 8.1 Remote Management works
  • Describe the characteristics of the PowerShell utility

Windows 8.1 - Configuring: Resource Access (Update Avail.)

The latest update to Microsoft's desktop operating system, Windows 8.1 carries over, and improves on, the new user interface from Windows 8. It also adds new features, including enterprise-oriented ones, such as Workplace Join, and more consumer-oriented features like Miracast Display. This course explains how to access local and shared resources, such as files and folders or printers, using Windows 8.1. It also covers authentication and authorization, covering such topics as smart cards, biometrics, and Microsoft accounts for synchronizing Windows 8 PCs. The course is one of a series in the SkillSoft learning path that covers the objectives for the exam 70-687: Configuring Windows 8. This exam is part of the MCSA: Windows 8 certification path.

Learning Objectives
  • Identify the type of Windows 8.1 file permissions configured for a given scenario
  • Identify the type of Windows 8.1 permissions configured on a shared folder in a given scenario
  • Describe how file compression works in Windows 8.1
  • Describe how to manage Windows 8.1 printers
  • Recognize features of SkyDrive in Windows 8.1
  • Describe how authentication works in Windows 8.1
  • Recognize how group policies are applied in Windows 8.1
  • Describe File System Encryption in Windows 8.1
  • Recognize how User Account Control works in Windows 8.1

Windows 8.1 - Configuring: Remote Access and Mobile Devices (Update Avail.)

The latest update to Microsoft's desktop operating system, Windows 8.1 carries over, and improves on, the new user interface from Windows 8. It also adds new features, including enterprise-oriented ones, such as Workplace Join, and more consumer-oriented features like Miracast Display. This course discusses VPNs and the different technologies supported in Windows 8.1. It also covers Remote Desktop and Remote Assistance. Finally, it covers mobility, configuring mobile devices and how to secure them with BitLocker and BitLocker To Go drive encryption. The course is one of a series in the SkillSoft learning path that covers the objectives for the exam 70-687: Configuring Windows 8. This exam is part of the MCSA: Windows 8 certification path.

Learning Objectives
  • Differentiate between tunneling protocols
  • Identify the steps to prepare a Windows 8.1 PC for Remote Desktop
  • Identify the steps to prepare a Windows 8.1 computer for Remote Assistance
  • Distinguish between Windows 8.1 and Windows 8.1 RT devices and companion devices
  • Identify the characteristics of each mobile device shutdown option in Windows 8.1
  • Identify the characteristics of BitLocker in non-TPM mode
  • Configure remote access and mobile devices in Windows 8.1

Windows 8.1 - Configuring: Windows Clients (Update Avail.)

Windows Server 8.1 includes a variety of features to help configure updates, manage local storage, and monitor system performance. This course covers the Windows Update feature, as well disk management features to help administer and manage local storage. It also explains how to properly monitor a Windows 8.1 computer to ensure optimal performance and reliability. This course is one of a series in the SkillSoft learning path that covers the objectives for the 70-687:Configuring Windows 8. This exam is part of the MCSA: Windows 8 certification path.

Learning Objectives
  • Recognize characteristics of updates in Windows 8.1
  • Identify ways to configure and manage updates in Windows 8.1
  • Identify characteristics of MBR disks
  • Recognize the tools used to manage disks in Windows 8.1
  • Identify ways to prevent file system fragmentation in Windows 8.1
  • Describe how to use the Performance Monitor to manage Windows 8.1 performance
  • Describe how diagnostic tools improve reliability in Windows 8.1
  • Monitor a Windows 8.1 computer

Windows 8.1 - Configuring: File and System Recovery (Update Avail.)

The latest update to Microsoft's desktop operating system, Windows 8.1 carries over, and improves on, the new user interface from Windows 8. It also adds new enterprise-oriented features including Workplace Join, and more consumer-oriented features like Miracast Display. This course covers the startup process for Windows 8.1, tools to manipulate startup, and startup based recovery options including the BCD store and WinRE. It also covers System Restore as a recovery mechanism, PC Refresh and PC Reset, and finally at file recovery options like Windows File History and Backup. The course is one of a series in the SkillSoft learning path that covers the objectives for the exam 70-687: Configuring Windows 8. This exam is part of the MCSA: Windows 8 certification path.

Learning Objectives
  • Describe the Windows 8.1 startup process
  • Recognize Windows 8.1 system restore options
  • Recognize the characteristics of the BCD store and Windows RE
  • Describe the characteristics of File History
  • Recognize how WBAdmin is used in a given scenario
  • Implement File and System Recovery in Windows 8.1
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Microsoft Windows 8.1: Managing Configuring and Maintaining Part 3 e-learning bundle
  • Course ID:
    252652
  • Duration:
    8 hours
  • Price:
    $199