Windows Server 2008 R2 Virtualization MCTS 70-659

Total Courses: 6    Estimated Training Time: 12 Hour(s)


1 Year Unlimited access to all 6 courses listed below, includes over 12 hours of online courseware.

This series will prepare you for the Windows Server 2008 R2 Virtualization exam. This study guide covers how to install and configure host, parent, and child settings for your network. It also covers Remote desktop infrastructure, virtual networks, and how to migrate information between physical and virtual machines.

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This Windows Server 2008 R2 Virtualization MCTS 70-659 online training series provides 12 hours of self-paced courseware. This web-based training provides 1 year of unlimited access to all of the following lessons:

  1. Availability and Recoverability
  2. Performing Migration
  3. Remote Desktop Role Services
  4. Host and Parent Settings
  5. Configure Child Settings
  6. Virtual Environments

Lesson Detail:

  • Windows Server 2008 R2 Virtualization MCTS 70-659: Availability and Recoverability
    This course explains how to manage snapshots and backups of virtual machines in Hyper-V. It also covers the differences between online and offline backups. It also explains how to configure Quick and Live Migrations.

    • Manage Snapshots
    • Manage Backups
    • Perform Non-Clustered Migrations
    • Configure Quick and Live Migrations

  • Windows Server 2008 R2 Virtualization MCTS 70-659: Performing Migration
    This course explains how to perform physical-to-virtual and virtual-to-virtual migrations, including Virtual Machine Manager Intelligent Placement. This course also covers how to perform import and export migration.

    • Perform Migration
    • Virtual Machine Manager Intelligent Placement
    • Perform Import and Export Migration

  • Windows Server 2008 R2 Virtualization MCTS 70-659: Remote Desktop Role Services
    This course explains how to configure many aspects of Remote Desktop Role Services, including RD Session Host, Connection Broker, Gateway, licensing, and Web Access.

    • Configure RD Session Host
    • Configure RD Licensing
    • Configure RD Connection Broker
    • Configure RD Gateway
    • Configure RD Web Access

  • Windows Server 2008 R2 Virtualization MCTS 70-659: Host and Parent Settings
    This course explains basic requirements needed to get the Hyper-V role operational, including hardware requirements and installation. It also looks at configuring the role to best suit your organization's infrastructure, with a focus on network and storage strategies.

    • Add the Hyper-V Role on Windows Server 2008 R2
    • Enable Remote Management
    • Configure Virtual Networks and VLAN Security
    • Configure Storage

  • Windows Server 2008 R2 Virtualization MCTS 70-659: Configure Child Settings
    This course explains the different Hyper-V options governing how guest machines access their virtual hard drives and their virtual network cards. It also examines several of the tools used to create these virtual guests and their assigned resources.

    • Configure Child Resources
    • Configure Child Storage
    • Configure Child Network Adapters
    • Create and Deploy Virtual Machines

  • Windows Server 2008 R2 Virtualization MCTS 70-659: Virtual Environments
    This course explains role-based security as used in VMM and SCOM to group tasks together -- whether it be to have some groups use VMM to build servers in select host groups, or to configure VMM for others to maintain host groups. The course also covers how VMM can interface with alternate virtualization technology.

    • Solve Performance and Resource Issues
    • Configure Delegation of Rights
    • Create Roles and Configure Authorization Rights
    • Manage Non-Hyper-V-Aware Virtualization


Windows Server 2008 R2 Virtualization MCTS 70-659


This series is for anyone who is preparing for the Windows Server 2008 R2 Virtualization MCTS 70-659 exam.


  • Audio accompanies each lesson page throughout the course.
  • MindNotes provide printable quick-reference sheets and other files to be used as learners apply their skills on the job.
  • Flash-based instructional demonstrations applying course concepts.
  • Instructional audio with graphics highlighting key points.
  • Exercises allow learners to practice in the actual application being studied.
  • A Course Topics list contains active hyperlinks, permitting quick access to specific topics.
  • Find-A-Word allows learners to look up an unfamiliar term in the Glossary, on the Web, or in a dictionary. In addition, it lets them find other occurrences of the term in the same course.
  • Search text enables learners to rapidly search all text within a course to easily retrieve information required.
  • Courses challenge the learner with a variety of question formats, including multi-step simulations, true/false, multiple choice, and fill-in-the-blank.
  • A skill assessment generates a customized learning path based on the results of a pre-test.
  • A glossary provides a reference for definitions of unfamiliar terms.
  • Bookmarking tracks the learner's progress in a course.

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You will receive Unlimited Access to all of the Windows Server 2008 R2 Virtualization MCTS 70-659 training tutorials listed above. Your online training courses will be available from anywhere you have internet access.This e-learning series includes all of the online training tutorials listed and is provided in an interactive, self-paced format. Retake any or all of our computer training as often as you want. Our online tutorials allow you to learn anywhere, anytime from any computer with internet access. All courses allow for 1 year unlimited access (1 user), include a variety of features and qualify for Continuing Education Unit credit.

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