CompTIA Server+ (CT8737)

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.

A preferential rate (-15%) applies to the regular cost for non-profit organizations, as well as the government sector. In addition, you can benefit from additional advantages through a corporate agreement when you need to train several people or teams in your company. Contact us for details.

Public class

5 days / 35 hours

Private class

Virtual classroom
Minimum no. of participants: 5
5 days / 35 hours
Price on request
English or French
Training plan: 

Lesson 1: Managing Server Hardware         

  • Server Components         
  • Server Power         
  • Server Cooling         
  • Asset Management         

Lesson 2: Installing a Server         

  • Prepare an Installation Plan         
  • Prepare the Server Hardware         
  • Set Up the Server Hardware         
  • Install an Operating System         

Lesson 3: Configuring Networking         

  • Manage Network Cabling         
  • Configure Network Interface Cards         
  • Implement IP Addressing and Network Infrastructure Services         

Lesson 4: Creating a Virtual Environment         

  • Create Virtual Servers         
  • Create Virtual Switches         

Lesson 5: Performing Basic Server Configuration         

  • Configure Local Server Properties         
  • Configure Server Roles         
  • Set Up IP Addressing Service Roles         

Lesson 6: Administering the Server         

  • Update the Server         
  • Server Administration Access and Control Methods         
  • Create Service Level Agreements         
  • Monitor Server Performance         

Lesson 7: Implementing Storage Solutions         

  • Perform Capacity Planning         
  • Deploy Primary Storage Devices         
  • Storage Technologies         
  • Configure RAID         

Lesson 8: Securing the Server         

  • Configure Firewalls         
  • Configure Security Protocols         
  • Implement Intrusion Detection Systems         
  • Implement Logical Access Control Methods         
  • Implement Data Security Methods         
  • Apply Server Hardening Techniques         
  • Implement Physical Security         
  • Create Virtual Networks         

Lesson 9: Planning and Testing Disaster Recovery         

  • Implement Environmental Controls         
  • Manage Documentation for the Server and the Network         
  • Create A Disaster Recovery Plan         
  • Perform Backup and Restoration         

Lesson 10: Troubleshooting Server Issues         

  • Troubleshoot Theory and Methods         
  • Troubleshoot Hardware Issues         
  • Troubleshoot Software Issues         
  • Troubleshoot Networking Issues         
  • Troubleshoot Storage Issues         
  • Troubleshoot Security Issues         

Appendix A: Taking the Exams

Appendix B: Mapping Course Content to the CompTIA Server+ Exam

  • One year access to the class recording
  • One year access to the lab environment on Internet
  • Course material accessible in electronic format
  • Questions for practice on the exam
  • Exam voucher included
  • Certificate of attendance

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.

Certification information: 

Exam characteristics:

  • Preparing for the CompTIA Server+ certification
  • Exam code: SK0-005
  • Cost: 0$ per exam (included in your training)
  • Skills measured
    • Server+ validates the hands-on skills of IT professionals who install, manage and troubleshoot servers in data centers as well as on-premise and hybrid environments.
  • Number of questions: 90
  • Duration: 90 minutes
  • Passing score: 750/900
  • All details... 

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Toronto, Ontario M5X 1E3