Server 2016 – Identity: Active Directory Certificate Services

Individuals who will manage the planning, implementation, and configuration of Active Directory, including Group Policy, in Windows Server 2016 environments; Individuals preparing for the Microsoft Identity with Windows Server 2016 (70-742) exam


Expected Duration
88 minutes

Windows Server 2016 provides built-in identity and access control security services in the form of public key certificates. In this course, you’ll examine the Windows server role of Active Directory Certificate Services, including the types of certificate authorities, the architecture components, and key certificate management tasks. This course is part of a series preparing for the Identity with Windows Server 2016 (70-742) exam.


Install and Configure AD CS

  • start the course
  • install Active Directory Integrated Enterprise Certificate Authority (CA)
  • install offline root and subordinate CAs
  • install standalone CAs
  • configure Certificate Revocation List (CRL) distribution points
  • install and configure Online Responder
  • implement administrative role separation
  • configure CA backup and recovery

Manage Certificates

  • manage certificate templates
  • implement and manage certificate deployment
  • manage CA certificate validation and revocation
  • manage CA certificate renewal
  • manage certificate enrollment and renewal for computers and users using Group Policies
  • configure and manage key archival and recovery

Practice: CA Architecture

  • identify CA Architectural components to be deployed for a given scenario





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