Microsoft System Center 2012 R2 – Configure and Deploy: Building Private Clouds

Data center administrators responsible for designing, installing, and configuring a private cloud infrastructure


Expected Duration
141 minutes

Virtual machines and services can be deployed efficiently in the private cloud. In this course, you’ll learn how to create hardware and operating systems profiles and templates to create virtual resources. This course is one in the series in the Skillsoft learning path that can be taken in preparation for the exam 70-247 – Configuring and Deploying a Private Cloud.


Guest Operating System Profiles

  • start the course
  • recognize the function of guest OS profiles
  • create a Guest OS Profile
  • configure a Guest OS profile for a server role

Hardware Profiles

  • recognize the function of hardware profiles
  • create a hardware profile
  • configure a hardware profile for a server role

SQL Server Profiles

  • describe the process for installing and configuring a SQL Server instance using VMM
  • create a SQL Server image and profile
  • configure VM and service templates to complete the SQL Server deployment

Application Profiles

  • describe the function of application profiles
  • create an application profile
  • deploy an application profile

Virtual Machine Templates

  • recognize the uses of Virtual Machine Templates
  • identify the options for creating a Virtual Machine Template
  • create a VM Template from a virtual hard disk

VMM User Roles

  • identify the purpose of the different user roles in VMM
  • create a self-service user role
  • describe the purpose of and configure self-service user quotas

Private Cloud

  • identify the functions of private clouds
  • install and configure App Controller
  • deploy a service using App Controller
  • upgrade a service using App Controller

Practice: Deploying Services to the Private Cloud

  • deploy service to the private cloud





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