MOD 20740: Installation Storage and Compute with Windows Server 2016


This self-study course is designed primarily for IT professionals who have some experience with Windows Server. It is designed for professionals who will be responsible for managing storage and compute by using Windows Server 2016, and who need to understand the scenarios, requirements, and storage and compute options that are available and applicable to Windows Server 2016.

This course is intended for IT professionals who have experience in working with Windows Server, and are looking to expand their knowledge with Installation, Computation, and Storage technologies. This course will help them update their knowledge and skills related to storage and compute for Windows Server 2016.

IT Professionals that may be interested in this course are:

  • Windows Server Administrators 
  • IT professionals who are looking to gain knowledge about Windows Server 
  • IT professionals interested in taking the 70-740 Exam (Installation, Storage and Compute with Windows Server 2016)


Once the Student has completed this course, they will be able to:

  • Prepare and install Nano Server, a Server Core installation, and plan a server upgrade and migration strategy.
  • Describe the various storage options, including partition table formats, basic and dynamic disks, file systems, virtual hard disks and drive hardware.
  • Explain how to manage disks and volumes
  • Describe enterprise storage solutions, and select the appropriate solution for a given situation. 
  • Implement and manage Storage Spaces and Data Duplication 
  • Install and configure Microsoft Hyper-V
  • Deploy, configure, and manage Windows and Hyper-V Containers
  • Describe the high availability and disaster recovery technologies in Windows Server 2016
  • Plan, create and manage a failover cluster
  • Implement failover clustering for Higher-V machines 
  • Configure a Network Load Balancing (NLB) implementation. 
  • Create and manage deployment images 
  • Manage, monitor, and maintain virtual machine installations. 


It is recommended that before taking this course, students have: 

  • A basic understanding of networking fundamentals
  • An awareness and understanding of security best practices
  • An understanding of basic AD DS concepts
  • Basic knowledge of Server Hardware
  • Experience supporting and configuring Windows client operating systems such as Windows 8 or Windows 10
  • Previous Windows Server operating system experience/Knowledge
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