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CompTIA Server+ Training Class:

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The CompTIA® Server+® course builds on your existing professional experience with personal computer hardware support to present the next tier of skills and concepts that you will use on the job when administering any type of network server. If your job duties include server troubleshooting, installation, or maintenance, or if you are preparing for any type of network server-related career, it provides the primary knowledge and skills you will require to be successful. The CompTIA® Server+® course can also benefit you if you are preparing to take the CompTIA Server+ examination.

This course is currently teaching to exam version SKO-005


This course is designed for IT professionals such as PC, desktop, and help desk technicians who have experience supporting PC hardware who wish to make the transition to become server hardware and support specialists. This course is also designed for existing server managers who are preparing to take the CompTIA Server+ Exam SK0-005.


To ensure your success in your course you should have 18 to 24 months of hands-on experience with installation, configuration, diagnosis, and troubleshooting of PC hardware and network operating system issues. It is also recommended that you have the CompTIA A+ certification or the equivalent training and experience.

Course Completion

In this course, you will:

  •  Manage server hardware.
  • Install server hardware and operating systems.
  • Configure networking hardware and protocols.
  • Create a virtual server environment.
  • Perform basic server configuration tasks.
  • Administer servers.
  • Implement server storage solutions.
  • Secure the server.
  • Plan and test disaster recovery.
  • Troubleshoot server issues.

View the CompTIA Server+ Training Course Outline

Lesson 1: Managing Server Hardware

 Topic A: Server Components

 Topic B: Server Power

 Topic C: Server Cooling

 Topic D: Asset Management

Lesson 2: Installing a Server

 Topic A: Prepare an Installation Plan

 Topic B: Prepare the Server Hardware

 Topic C: Set Up the Server Hardware

 Topic D: Install an Operating System

Lesson 3: Configuring Networking

 Topic A: Manage Network Cabling

 Topic B: Configure Network Interface Cards

 Topic C: Implement IP Addressing and Network Infrastructure Services

Lesson 4: Creating a Virtual Environment

 Topic A: Create Virtual Servers

 Topic B: Create Virtual Switches

Lesson 5: Performing Basic Server Configuration

 Topic A: Configure Local Server Properties

 Topic B: Configure Server Roles

 Topic C: Set Up IP Addressing Service Roles

Lesson 6: Administering the Server

 Topic A: Update the Server

 Topic B: Server Administration Access and Control Methods

 Topic C: Create Service Level Agreements

 Topic D: Monitor Server Performance

Lesson 7: Implementing Storage Solutions

 Topic A: Perform Capacity Planning

 Topic B: Deploy Primary Storage Devices

 Topic C: Storage Technologies

 Topic D: Configure RAID

Lesson 8: Securing the Server

 Topic A: Configure Firewalls

 Topic B: Configure Security Protocols

 Topic C: Implement Intrusion Detection Systems

 Topic D: Implement Logical Access Control Methods

 Topic E: Implement Data Security Methods

 Topic F: Apply Server Hardening Techniques

 Topic G: Implement Physical Security

 Topic H: Create Virtual Networks

Lesson 9: Planning and Testing Disaster Recovery

 Topic A: Implement Environmental Controls

 Topic B: Manage Documentation for the Server and the Network

 Topic C: Create A Disaster Recovery Plan

 Topic D: Perform Backup and Restoration

Lesson 10: Troubleshooting Server Issues

 Topic A: Troubleshoot Theory and Methods

 Topic B: Troubleshoot Hardware Issues

 Topic C: Troubleshoot Software Issues

 Topic D: Troubleshoot Networking Issues

 Topic E: Troubleshoot Storage Issues

 Topic F: Troubleshoot Security Issues

Appendix A: Taking the Exams

Appendix B: Mapping Course Content to the CompTIA® Server+® Exam (SK0-005)

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