CompTia Server+

In this Certificate course, participants will learn the skills to work as Server Administrators in data centers or cloud environments. Candidates will master the following concepts:

At the completion of this program the student will learn:

• How to size server hardware components
• How to operate a virtualization platform
• How to install and configure operating systems
• How to administer servers both locally and remotely
• How to perform maintenance tasks
• Hard disk specifications and interfaces
• How to configure RAID
• Storage capacity considerations
• The differences and similarities of physical security methods and concepts
• Techniques for applying server hardening
• Network security systems and protocols
• How to manage cabling
• How to configure logical and physical network interfaces
• Disaster recovery sites, continuity practices, and backup and recovery methods
• How to troubleshoot hardware, software, network, and security issues

Admission Requirements

Applicants must possess a high school diploma or GED, or pass the ability to benefit (ATB) test. In order to determine ability to benefit, the Wonderlic Basic Skills test will be given to all students who do not have a High School Diploma or GED.

Career Opportunity

Upon successfully completing this program, the student is prepared to take the Comptia Server+ Certification exam. For more information, see: Successful graduates will be employable as Network Support professionals. (DOT Codes: 031.262-014 and 823.261-900)