Server 2016 – Install, Store, and Compute: Hyper-V Configuration

Individuals who will manage the planning, installation, and configuration of a Windows 2016 environment; individuals preparing for the Microsoft Installation, Storage, and Compute with Windows Server 2016 (70-740) exam


Expected Duration
114 minutes

In this course, you’ll find a thorough examination of the Hyper-V role in Windows Server 2016, including key virtual machine configuration settings for basic VM resources, performance, storage, and exciting new integration services for managing Linux and Free BSD virtual machines.


Configure Virtual Machine (VM) Settings

  • start the course
  • add or remove memory in running a virtual machine
  • configure dynamic memory for a virtual machine
  • understand non-uniform memory access (NUMA) support
  • configure smart paging for a virtual machine
  • configure Resource Metering using Windows Server 2016 Hyper-V
  • manage Windows Server 2016 Hyper-V Integration Services
  • determine when to create and configure generation 1 and 2 VMs
  • implement enhanced session mode
  • implement Linux and FreeBSD VMs in Windows Server 2016 Hyper-V
  • install and configure Linux Integration Services (LIS)
  • install and configure FreeBSD Integration Services (BIS)
  • implement Secure Boot for Windows and Linux environments
  • identify the process of moving and converting VMs from a previous version of Hyper-V to Windows Server 2016 Hyper-V
  • export and import VMs to Windows Server 2016 Hyper-V
  • implement Discrete Device Assignment (DDA)

Configure Hyper-V Storage

  • create VHD and VHDX files using Hyper-V Manager and implement shared VHDX files
  • configure differencing disks, modify virtual hard disks, configure pass-through disks
  • resize a virtual hard disk, manage checkpoints, and implement checkpoints
  • implement a virtual Fibre Channel adapter and configure storage Quality of Service (QoS)

Practice: Managing VHDs

  • choose virtual hard disk management options for a given scenario





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