Exam 70-741: Networking with Windows Server 2016

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Candidates for this exam perform tasks related to the networking features and functionalities available in Windows Server 2016. Candidates should have familiarity with implementing and managing DNS, DHCP, and IPAM, as well as deploying remote access solutions such as VPN and RADIUS.

Candidates should also have experience managing DFS and branch cache solutions, configuring high performance network features and functionality, and implementing Software Defined Networking (SDN) solutions such as Hyper-V Network Virtualization (HNV) and Network Controller.


Note: There are exam updates effective as of March 13, 2019. To learn more about these changes and how they affect the skills measured, please download and review the Exam 741 change document.

Part of the requirements for: MCSA: Windows Server 2016

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  • 70-741: Networking with Windows Server 2016

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    Candidates for this exam perform tasks related to the networking features and functionalities available in Windows Server 2016. Candidates should have familiarity with implementing and managing DNS, DHCP, and IPAM, as well as deploying remote access solutions such as VPN and RADIUS.

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Skills measured

  • Implement Domain Name System (DNS) (15-20%)
  • Implement DHCP and IPAM (25-30%)
  • Implement Network Connectivity and Remote Access Solutions (20-25%)
  • Implement Core and Distributed Network Solutions (15-20%)
  • Implement an Advanced Network Infrastructure (15-20%)

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  • MCSA: Windows Server 2016

    Prove your mastery of the primary set of Windows Server 2016 skills required to reduce IT costs and deliver more business value.

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