Free Course

Active Directory 101

Whether you are an Active Directory novice or an experienced IT professional, enroll in our free online course prepared by Sander Berkouwer, an Enterprise Mobility MVP, for step-by-step instructions and industry best practices for AD management. These sessions are also a great way to get ready for Exam 70-742.

Install and Configure AD Domain Services

This session focuses on effective installation and administration of Active Directory. In addition to providing step-by-step training from an AD expert, the session also explores the potential pitfalls of AD configuration and ways to ensure your configuration enhances the security of your IT environment.

Watch this on-demand webinar to learn:

  • How to install and configure domain controllers
  • Best practices for creating AD users and computers
  • How to effectively approach AD group and organizational unit management
  • How to identify security gaps in your AD configuration and maintain good IT hygiene 

Webinar Presenters

Sander Berkouwer
Microsoft MVP and MCT

Passionate IT Professional from the Netherlands. During the day a consultant and speaker. At night a fervent blogger and Microsoft Forums fanatic. Winner of the 2007 Microsoft Netherlands Speaker Talent contest and valued speaker by Microsoft Netherlands for the past fifteen years.

Mason Takacs
Systems Engineer

Mason works closely with companies to determine how to best implement Netwrix Auditor inside of their environment to fortify security, increase productivity and satisfy compliance requirements. 

Email: mason.takacs@netwrix.com

Manage and Maintain AD Domain Services

Once you have your domain controllers and AD groups set up, it’s time to learn how to configure security policies, maintain Active Directory, and spot changes that could jeopardize security or availability. 

During this session, you will learn:

  • Techniques for configuring service authentication and account policies
  • Methods for maintaining Active Directory
  • How to configure Active Directory in a complex enterprise environment
  • How to detect and investigate improper changes to your AD with Netwrix Auditor

Webinar Presenters

Sander Berkouwer
Microsoft MVP and MCT

Passionate IT Professional from the Netherlands. During the day a consultant and speaker. At night a fervent blogger and Microsoft Forums fanatic. Winner of the 2007 Microsoft Netherlands Speaker Talent contest and valued speaker by Microsoft Netherlands for the past fifteen years.

Mason Takacs
Systems Engineer

Mason works closely with companies to determine how to best implement Netwrix Auditor inside of their environment to fortify security, increase productivity and satisfy compliance requirements. 

Email: mason.takacs@netwrix.com

Create and Manage Group Policy

Proper setup and management of Group Policy are essential to mitigating the risk of security breaches, compliance failures and system downtime. This session covers the third section of Exam 70-742 about Group Policy management.

By the end of this session, you will know:

  • How to create and manage Group Policy objects
  • Top methods for configuring Group Policy processing, settings and preferences
  • How to monitor GP configurations and changes to GPOs, settings, links and permissions

Webinar Presenters

Sander Berkouwer
Microsoft MVP and MCT

Passionate IT Professional from the Netherlands. During the day a consultant and speaker. At night a fervent blogger and Microsoft Forums fanatic. Winner of the 2007 Microsoft Netherlands Speaker Talent contest and valued speaker by Microsoft Netherlands for the past fifteen years.

Mason Takacs
Systems Engineer

Mason works closely with companies to determine how to best implement Netwrix Auditor inside of their environment to fortify security, increase productivity and satisfy compliance requirements. 

Email: mason.takacs@netwrix.com