MCSA: Windows Server 2016


The MCSA: Windows Server 2016 Training and Certification Course is an intermediate level certification that enables candidates to monitor and manage Windows Server 2016 operating system, client-server structure, network infrastructure, virtualization, domain management and security implementation, among others. The course provides a variety of hands-on lab training and allows candidates to control and manage multiple servers and clients simultaneously. This course is the first step towards your path to becoming a Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE).

Audience:  Earning this MCSA certification will help entry-level IT personnel to make a mark in the industry as a network or computer systems administrator or as a computer network specialist. The MCSA windows server 2016 certification course is recommended for the following professionals:-

  • Network Administrators
  • Computer Network Specialist
  • Computer Support Specialist
  • Windows Server Administrators

Schedule & Prices
Course Details Schedule
Live Virtual Classroom (Instructor-Led)
Duration : 15 Days
Fee : USD 4,700 (Includes Taxes)  
Classroom Training(Available: London, Dubai, India, Sydney, Vancouver)
Duration : 15 Days
Fee : On Request
On Request

Course Prerequisites
  • Knowledge of Windows Server
MCSA: Windows Server 2016 Review Benefits

This certification encompasses three exams, for which Koenig provides training on each of these modules.

Upon completion of the course, you will be able to:

  • Installation, Storage, and Compute with Windows Server 2016
  • Networking with Windows Server 2016        
  • Identity with Windows Server 2016
  • Install and configure Windows Server 2016
  • Install Nano Server and be able to update and implement the migration strategy
  • Implement data deduplication
  • Implement Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS)
  • Explain various stage options
  • Understand how to manage disks and volumes
  • Explain enterprise storage solutions and implement the appropriate solution to given situations
  • Execute remote access
  • Install and configure Microsoft Hyper-V
  • Manage Windows and Hyper-V containers
  • Understand disaster recovery technologies in Windows Server 2016
  • Plan, create and execute a failover cluster
  • Configure and implement Network Load Balancing (NLB)
  • Manage virtual machine installations

Types of MCSA Windows Server 2016 exams

  • Installation, Storage and Compute with Windows Server 2016 (70-740) - This exam enables candidates to understand install, store and compute functionalities in Windows Server 2016. During the training, candidates perform general installation tasks such as installing and configuring Nano Server and creating and managing images for deployment.

  • Networking with Windows Server 2016 (70-741) - This exam enables candidates to execute tasks related to the networking functionalities available in Windows Server 2016.

  • Identity with Windows Server 2016 (70-742) - This exam validates the skills required to manage identities using Windows Server 2016. During the course, candidates learn to install, configure and maintain Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) and execute Group Policy Objects (GPOs).

  • Upgrading your Skills to MCSA: Windows Server 2016 (70-743) - This course provides the skills necessary to implement the Windows Server 2016 core infrastructure services. The exam covers details about the installation, storage, computer networking, and identity functionalities available in Windows Server 2016.

  • Securing Windows Server 2016 (70-744) - Candidates opting for this exam possess the necessary skills to secure Windows Server 2016 environments.

  • Implementing a Software-Defined Datacenter (70-745) - The exam is designed for candidates who design big data analytics solutions on Microsoft Azure.

Give an edge to your career with Microsoft certification training courses. Students can join the classes for MCSA: Windows Server 2016 Training & Certification Courses at Koenig Campus located at New Delhi, Bengaluru, Shimla, Goa, Dehradun, Dubai & Instructor-Led Online.


No, the published fee includes all applicable taxes.

Yes, it is imperative to pass all the three exams for this certification. The three exams being: Installation, Storage, and Compute with Windows Server 2016; Networking with Windows Server 2016; Identity with Windows Server 2016

A certification in MCSA: Windows Server 2016 is beneficial for many reasons listed below. Helps gain an edge over peers; Convinces employers to recognize you; Makes you eligible for salary hikes and promotions; Validates your expertise in the related subject; Helps you enhance your networking skills; Adds value to your resume

No, MCSA is not subjected to recertification as these certifications do not expire. MCSA certification is valid as long as the version exists and till the time it is used by companies.

MCSA serves as the building block for many other certifications. However, candidates who pass MCSA generally choose MCSE (Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert) as their next step.

Upon completing this course, one can opt from several job roles such as Network or System Administrator, System Engineer, Server Administrator and Monitoring Operator. Salaries vary as per role and experience and range from $44,655 to $127,780 per year.