Server +

About the CompTIA Server+ Course

CompTIA Server+ validates your skills with the most commonly used server and storage systems in the IT industry. This certification demonstrates an impressive knowledge base that narrows the skills gap and provides hands-on training.

Audience profile:

This course is designed for IT professionals such as PC, desktop, and help desk technicians who have experience supporting PC hardware who wish to make the transition to become server hardware and support specialists. This course is also designed for existing server managers who are preparing to take the CompTIA Server+ Exam SK0-005.

Course objectives:

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Manage server hardware

  • Install server hardware and operating systems

  • Configure networking hardware and protocols

  • Create a virtual server environment

  • Perform basic server configuration task

  • Administer servers

  • Implement server storage solutions

  • Secure the server

  • Plan and test disaster recovery

  • Troubleshoot server issues

Associated certifications and exam:

This course is designed to prepare students to take the CompTIA Server+ SK0-005 Exam. Successfully passing this exam will result in the attainment of the CompTIA Server+ Certification

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Before attending the Server+ course delegates should have 18 to 24 months of hands- on experience with installation, configuration, diagnosis, and troubleshooting of PC hardware and network operating system issues. It is also recommended that delegates have the CompTIA A+ certification or the equivalent training and experience.

5 Days

Online/Instructor Led



  • Server Components
  • Server Power
  • Server Cooling
  • Asset Management
  • Prepare an Installation Plan
  • Prepare the Server Hardware
  • Set Up the Server Hardware
  • Install an Operating System
  • Manage Network Cabling
  • Configure Network Interface Cards
  • Implement IP Addressing and Network Infrastructure Services
  • Create Virtual Servers
  • Create Virtual Switches
  • Configure Local Server Properties
  • Configure Server Roles
  • Set Up IP Addressing Service Roles
  • Update the Server
  • Server Administration Access and Control Methods
  • Create Service Level Agreements
  • Monitor Server Performance
  • Perform Capacity Planning
  • Deploy Primary Storage Devices
  • Storage Technologies
  • Configure RAID
  • Configure Firewalls
  • Configure Security Protocols
  • Implement Intrusion Detection Systems
  • Implement Logical Access Control Methods
  • Implement Data Security Methods
  • Apply Server Hardening Techniques
  • Implement Physical Security
  • Create Virtual Networks
  • Implement Environmental Controls
  • Manage Documentation for the Server and the Network
  • Create A Disaster Recovery Plan
  • Perform Backup and Restoration
  • Troubleshoot Theory and Methods
  • Troubleshoot Hardware Issues
  • Troubleshoot Software Issues
  • Troubleshoot Networking Issues
  • Troubleshoot Storage Issues
  • Troubleshoot Security Issues