Server+
  • What You Will Learn

    This certification preparation program the CompTIA Server+ is targeted at IT professionals, network support technicians, and server hardware specialists having 18-24 months of experience in the information technology industry and hands-on experience with the installation, configuration, diagnosis, and troubleshooting of PC hardware. Server+ focuses on server-specific hardware and operating systems, and certifies technical knowledge in areas such as RAID, SCSI, and multiple CPUs, as well as capabilities with server issues, including disaster recovery.

    PRICE: $3,695
  • Course Details

    Course Duration

    12 weeks, 15 hours a week

    Credit to be Awarded

    Server+ Certification

    Learning method

    “Blended”

  • Prequisites

    General Requirement

    Students must be 18 years of age, possess a high school diploma, or General Equivalency Diploma (GED), or Home School Diploma.

    CompTIA Organization Certification Recommendations/ Prerequisites

     CompTIA recommends that students have 18 to 24 months of hands-on experience with the installation, configuration, diagnosis, and troubleshooting of PC hardware and network operating system issues and hold a CompTIA A+ certification. These are recommendations and are not required in order to be eligible to sit for the Project+ certification examination.

    CompTIA Organization Certification Exam Requirements

    To be Certified, students must pass the certification exam with a score of 750 on a scale of 100-900 during the allotted 90 minutes for the 100 question exam.

  • Outline

    1. Server Hardware Installation & Management
    2. Server Administration
    3. Security & Disaster Recovery
    4. Troubleshooting
  • Module Group 1

    Introduction to Servers, and Exploring the Server Hardware

    • Topic A: Examine the Network Architecture
    • Topic B: Identify Common Server Types and Functions
    • Topic C: Identify Server System Board Components
    • Topic D: Explore System Processing Core
    • Topic E: Explore Server Memory
    • Topic F: Examine Server Cooling and Power Systems
  • Module Group 2

    Introduction to Server Software, Exploring the Server Storage System

    • Topic A: Describe Server Software
    • Topic B: NOS Management Features
    • Topic C: NOS Security Features
    • Topic D: Network Essentials for Servers
    • Topic E: Examine Storage Devices Used for Servers
    • Topic F: Explore IDE and SCSI
    • Topic G: Describe RAID
    • Topic H: Explore NAS Implementations
    • Topic I: Explore SAN Implementations
  • Module Group 3

    Installing the Server Hardware, and Configuring Servers

    • Topic A: Identify the Best Practices in Server Hardware Installation
    • Topic B: Install Hardware Components on a Server
    • Topic C: Verify Server Installation
    • Topic D: Install a Server in a Network Environment
    • Topic E: NOS Installation and Verification
    • Topic F: Install System Monitoring Agents and Service Tools
    • Topic G: Server Configuration Documentation
  • Module Group 4

    Examining the Issues in Upgrading Server Components, and Examining Servers in an IT Environment

    • Topic A: Examine an Upgrade Checklist
    • Topic B: Examine the Issues in Upgrading Server Hardware
    • Topic C: Examine the Issues in Upgrading Server Software
    • Topic D: Industry Best Practices for Server Installation and Maintenance
    • Topic E: Server Security and Access Methods
  • Module Group 5

    Troubleshooting Servers, and Exploring Disaster Recovery Concepts and Methodologies

    • Topic A: Examine the Troubleshooting Theory and Methodologies
    • Topic B: Troubleshoot Server Hardware Problems
    • Topic C: Troubleshoot Server Software Problems
    • Topic D: Troubleshoot Server Network Problems
    • Topic E: Troubleshoot Server Storage Device Problems
    • Topic F: Examine Disaster Recovery Plans
    • Topic G: Implement Disaster Recovery Methodologies
    • Topic H: Implement Replication Methods