CompTIA Server+ (SK0-004)

CompTIA Server+ (SK0-004)
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What is the CompTIA Server+ Online Course?

If you wish to pursue a career as a professional Server Administrator, it is worth obtaining the CompTIA Server+ Certification as it is an internationally recognised, vendor-neutral qualification and the only one of its kind that covers the main server platforms; enabling qualified students to work in a variety of work environments.

In addition to this, it is also the only industry certification that details the latest server technologies, including network-attached storage and virtualization.

By the end of this course, you’ll have built the knowledge and confidence in the following subject areas:

  •  Server Architecture – Learn how to configure and support server components
  •  Networking – Be able to configure systems for network connectivity, which includes logical and physical elements
  •  Troubleshooting – Successfully diagnose and resolve system software, hardware, storage, security and connectivity issues
  •  Server Administration – Maintain and manage servers (including OS configuration), virtualization and access control
  •  Security – Be able to apply physical and network data security techniques
  •  Storage – Support storage devices technologies, including capacity and growth planning
  •  Disaster Recovery – Fully understand disaster recovery and be able to run backup techniques 

Is the CompTIA Server+ training course for me?

If you’re an IT professional looking to enhance your understanding of server technology, troubleshooting and disaster recover, or you’re interested in changing careers to become a System Engineer, Network Administrator or a Hardware Technician, then taking on the CompTIA Server+ Certification is perfect for you. 

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites to enrol on the CompTIA Server+ Certification course, however if you are new to IT, we recommend you first take on the CompTIA A+ Certification, as it will introduce you to key IT concepts that will be explored in greater detail in the Server+ syllabus. 

Where could this qualification take you next?

Upon successful completion of your CompTIA Server+ Certification, you’ll be qualified to apply for roles such as:

  •  Server Support Technician - £23k
  •  IT/Server Technician - £26k
  •  Server Administrator - £40k
  •  Storage Administrator - £42k

(Source: ITJobsWatch

Why choose to study with us?

By enrolling on this course with us, you’ll benefit from:

  •  Training sessions which are focused on you
  •  Recruitment insight to enhance your employability
  •  Having a CompTIA Authorised Training Partner
  •  Unlimited Tutor Support
  •  Flexible payment plans

Course Syllabus

The CompTIA Server+ online course will walk you through the following modules:

Module 1: Server Hardware

  •          Server Form Factors
  •          Installing and Configuring Server Components
  •          Maintaining Power and Cooling Requirements
  •          Summary
  •          Exam Essentials

Module 2: Installing and Configuring Servers

  •          Installing and Configuring Server Operating Systems
  •          Using Access and Control Methods to Administer a Server
  •          Purpose and Operation of Virtualization Components
  •          Summary
  •          Exam Essentials

Module 3: Server Maintenance

  •          Server Roles and Requirements
  •          Proper Server Maintenance Techniques
  •          Asset Management and Documentation
  •          Summary
  •          Exam Essentials

Module 4: Storage Technologies

  •          Hardware and Features of Various Storage Technologies
  •          Installing and Deploying Primary Storage Devices
  •          Summary
  •          Exam Essentials

Module 5: Identifying Capacity and Fault Tolerance Requirements

  •          Calculating Appropriate Storage Capacity and Planning for Future Growth
  •          Configuring RAID
  •          Summary
  •          Exam Essentials

Module 6: Securing the Server

  •          Physical Security Methods and Concepts
  •          Server Hardening Techniques
  •          Proper Environmental Controls and Techniques
  •          Summary
  •          Exam Essentials

Module 7: Securing Server Data and Network Access

  •          Basic Network Security Systems and Protocols
  •          Logical Access Control Methods
  •          Data Security Methods and Secure Storage Disposal Techniques
  •          Summary
  •          Exam Essentials

Module 8: Networking

  •          Configuring Servers to Use IP Addressing and Network Infrastructure Services
  •          Ports and Protocols
  •          Cable Management Procedures
  •          Summary
  •          Exam Essentials

Module 9: Disaster Recovery

  •          Disaster Recovery Principles
  •          Backup
  •          Summary
  •          Exam Essentials

Module 10: Troubleshooting Hardware and Software Issues

  •          Troubleshooting Theory and Methodologies
  •          Troubleshooting Hardware Problems
  •          Troubleshooting Software Problems
  •          Summary
  •          Exam Essentials

Module 11: Troubleshooting Connectivity Issues

  •          Diagnosing Network Problems
  •          Diagnosing Security Issues
  •          Summary
  •          Exam Essentials

Module 12: Troubleshooting Storage Issues

  •          Troubleshooting Storage Problems
  •          Summary
  •          Exam Essentials

Module 13: Appendix A

  •          Objective Map 

Exam Description

The CompTIA Server+ exam covers administration, disaster recovery, networking, security, server architecture, storage, and troubleshooting.

Number of questions

Maximum of 100 questions per exam.

Type of questions

Multiple-choice.

Time Limit

90 minutes per exam

Passing Score

750 out of 900

Available Languages

English, Simplified Chinese, Japanese.

Course Code
EC114083
Type
Online Course with Exam
Course Access
1 Year
Exams Included
No
Processor
1 gigahertz (GHz)
RAM
1 GB
Operating Systems
Windows 7
Windows 8
Windows 10
Mac OS
iOS
Browsers
Internet Explorer 8 or above
Google Chrome
Safari 6 or above
Mozilla Firefox
Windows, Mac, iPhone, iPad, Android
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