About the 70-688 Managing and Maintaining Windows 8 Prep Course

70-688 Managing and Maintaining Windows 8 Prep course focuses on the new features and functionality in Windows 8, related tools, and cloud services that pertain to installation, activation, upgrades, and migration of local and remote administration. The course will cover Group Policy, Windows Intune, Windows Power Shell, application solutions and compatibility, Internet Explorer, remote access, VPN and Direct-access client configuration, storage and security, troubleshooting and recovery, Client Hyper-V, and online services.

Languages: English, Japanese
Who should take this course:  IT professionals
Technology: Windows 8
Credit toward certification: MCSA, MCSE

Prerequisites

Students must have the following technical knowledge to attend this course:

  • Understanding of networking fundamentals, including Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP), User Datagram Protocol (UDP), and Domain Name System (DNS)
  • Microsoft Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) principles and fundamentals
  • Understanding of the purpose and use of Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) Certificate Services
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008 or Windows Server 2003 fundamentals
  • Microsoft Windows Client fundamentals, including working knowledge of Windows XP, Windows Vista, and/or Windows 7
  • Fundamentals of management and experience using the Microsoft Office 2010 system or the Microsoft Office 2007 system
  • Windows Automated Installation Kit (WAIK) components, including Windows PE, Windows SIM, VAMT, ImageX, USMT, and DISM concepts and fundamentals

Topics that are included in this course 70-688 Managing and Maintaining Windows 8:

  1.  Planning and Implementing Management of Windows 8
  2.  Designing and Implementing an Installation Strategy
  3.  Planning and Implementing Authentication for Windows 8
  4.  Planning and Implementing IP Addressing and Intranet Connectivity
  5.  Implementing an Application Strategy for Windows 8
  6.  Planning and Implementing a Solution for User Settings
  7.  Planning for and Configuring Cloud Services
  8.  Planning and Implementing Windows Intune
  9.  Managing Computers by Using Windows Intune
  10.  Planning and Implementing Access to File and Print Services
  11.  Planning and Implementing Encryption for Windows 8
  12.  Planning and Implementing Endpoint Security
  13.  Planning and Implementing Extranet Connectivity
  14.  Planning and Implementing a Recovery Solution

70-688 Managing and Maintaining Windows 8 Prep course includes following practice tests:

Exam 70-688 Managing and Maintaining Windows 8 Practice Test 1

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Exam 70-688 Managing and Maintaining Windows 8 Practice Test 2

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Exam 70-688 Managing and Maintaining Windows 8 Practice Test 3

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Disclaimer:

This course includes every exam objective, but it does not cover every exam question. Only the Microsoft exam team has access to the exam questions, and Microsoft regularly adds new questions to the exam, making it impossible to cover specific questions. You should consider this course a supplement to your relevant real-world experience