Maintaining highly reliable and secure windows environments in a cost-effective manner can be a challenge. Group policies provide the ability to centrally manage your workstation and server configurations while streamlining administrative tasks and reducing IT costs. This workshop provides the knowledge and skills you need to create and manage effective group policies.
Harnessing the Power of Group Policies
- Introducing Group policy objects (GPOs)
- Controlling Computer Configurations
- Managing User environments
The Building Blocks of Group Policies
- Leveraging Administrative templates
- Storing and Containerizing GPOs
- Refreshing user and computer configurations
Controlling the Deployment of GPOs
- Exploiting scopes of Management (SOM)
- Limiting GPO Application to specific entities
- Implementing Powershell
Deploying Software Packages with GPOs
- Constructing a strategic deployment Plan
- Modifying Software Deployment options
- Ensuring the reliability of GPO-deployed software
Centralizing Security Management
- Exposing Security Settings
- Centrally Managing Security Mechanisms
- Leveraging the security Configuration Wizard
Tuning and Troubleshooting GPOs
- Receiving advanced loss for troubleshooting
- Troubleshooting failures and unexpected Results
- Performing backup and recovery
Extending GPO Administration
- Automotive GPO Management
- Leveraging advanced tools
For Whom: IT Managers and Staff, Systems Administrators/Engineers, Security Professionals, Network Administrators, and others who perform related functions.
This course is being run by Alpha Partners in collaboration with The International Technology Consults.
The training methodology combines lectures, discussions, group exercises and illustrations. Participants will gain both theoretical and practical knowledge of the topics. The emphasis is on the practical application of the topics and as a result participants will go back to the workplace with both the ability and the confidence to apply the techniques learned to their duties.
Chris Onwuasigwe, FCA