Windows Server 2016 Inside Out (includes Current Book Service)

Microsoft Press
Orin Thomas  
Microsoft Press
Total pages
April 2017
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Windows Server 2016 Inside Out covers everything students need to know about Microsoft's most recent server operating system. From traditional features such as DNS, DHCP and Active Directory, through to new features such as Containers, Shielded VMs, and Nano Server. Students will learn about traditional methods of server administration, as well as newer techniques such as configuration management through desired state configuration and Chef. Aimed at the experienced Windows Server IT Operations administrator, this book teaches readers how to deploy and best use Windows Server 2016 in the office, the data center and in the Cloud.


Current Book Service 

In addition, this book is part of the Current Book Service from Microsoft Press. Books in this program receive periodic updates to address significant software changes for 12 to 18 months following the original publication date via a free Web Edition. 


Coverage includes:

• Optimize the full Windows Server 2016 lifecycle, from planning and configuration through rollout and administration

• Ensure fast, reliable upgrades and migrations

• Seamlessly deliver core DNS, DHCP, file, print, storage, and Internet services

• Use IPAM to centrally manage all enterprise DNS and DHCP infrastructure

• Gain dramatic storage utilization improvements with built-in deduplication and storage replica

• Build flexible cloud and hybrid environments with Windows Containers and Shielded VMs

• Seamlessly integrate Azure IaaS services with Windows Server 2016

• Slash resource usage and improve availability with tiny Nano Server installations

• Improve configuration management with Desired State Configuration and Chef

• Deliver Active Directory identity, certificate, federation, and rights management services

• Protect servers, clients, assets, and users with advanced Windows Server 2016 security features including Just Enough Administration

New to this Edition

Extensively updated to cover all the new features of Windows Server 2016

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Administration Tools

Chapter 2: Installation Options

Chapter 3: Deployment and Configuration

Chapter 4: Active Directory

Chapter 5: Network Infrastructure

Chapter 6: Hyper-V

Chapter 7: Storage Services

Chapter 8: File and Print Services

Chapter 9: IIS

Chapter 10: Containers

Chapter 11: Clustering and High Availability

Chapter 12: Active Directory Certificate Services

Chapter 13: Active Directory Federation Services

Chapter 14: Active Directory Rights Management Services

Chapter 15: Network Policy and Access Services

Chapter 16: VDI and Remote Desktop

Chapter 17: Windows Server 2016 and Azure IaaS

Chapter 18: Security

Chapter 19: Maintenance

Chapter 20: Upgrade and Migration

Chapter 21: Troubleshooting


Orin Thomas is an MVP, a Microsoft Regional Director, an MCT, and has a string of Microsoft MCSE and MCITP certifications. He has written more than 3 dozen books for Microsoft Press on topics including Windows Server, Windows Client, Azure, System Center, Exchange Server, Security, and SQL Server. He is an author at PluralSight and is a candidate in the Doctor of Information Technology program at Charles Sturt University. You can follow him on twitter at