The Microsoft Virtual Academy team would like to announce the release of the Understanding Microsoft’s High Availability Solutions course.

This course covers the best ways to provide continual availability to all applications, services, servers and VMs in your datacenter. The modules will cover all the planning, deployment and management considerations for bringing high-availability to every components of your datacenter or Private Cloud.

By the end of this course you will have an understanding of the basics of each of Microsoft’s HA solutions and when each of them should be used. You will understand all the different methods you can use to keep your services up and running.

Technologies that will be covered in this course include:-

  • Hyper-V,
  • Failover Clustering,
  • Network Load Balancing,
  • SQL Server,
  • Exchange Server,
  • IIS, DFS-R, DNS
  • And every System Center product (including SC 2012) with a focus on Virtual Machine Manager (VMM).

After completing this course, try out what you’ve learnt by downloading Windows Server 2008 R2 and System Center from the TechNet Evaluation Center.

Download Windows Server 2008 R2

Download Microsoft System Center 2012 Pre-Release Products

Sign up and take this course!