IT Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate: MCSA Windows 8

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About the course

MCSA Windows 8 includes the following 2 courses:

  • 70-687 Microsoft Configuring Windows 8
  • 70-688 Microsoft Managing and Maintaining Windows 8

Configuring Windows 8 teaches students the knowledge and skills to configure and administer Windows 8 as a standalone installation or in a corporate environment as a part of a Windows Active Directory domain. Students provided with the ability to create and deploy images, configure hardware and software, configure networking and backup and restore system information.

Course Study Format

This course is delivered through ONLINE method. The course is available for you to complete at your convenience over a 12 month period.

Study Hours

This is only an approximate figure and is dependent upon how much time you can dedicate to your studies and how well you grasp the learning concepts in the course material.

Our Online IT Training Courses are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for any computer that
has online access!

Unless otherwise specified, official exams are not included.



When you pass Exam Configuring Windows 8, you complete the requirements for the following certification(s):

  • 70-687 MCTS: Windows 8, Configuration

e-Careers offers you the most effective way to earn your Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS). Professionals holding the Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist: Windows 8, Configuring certification have demonstrated the knowledge and skills necessary to:Managing and Maintaining Windows 8 training course provides full coverage of the skills required to plan and implement the installation, maintenance and management of Windows 8. This course also provides knowledge and skills on the methods used for installation, remote management using bundled tools, networking, access control, endpoint protection and user authentication.

  • Perform a clean install of Windows 8
  • Create an image for deployment
  • Configure hardware devices
  • Configure software for compatibility
  • Configure networking including sharing resources
  • Configure DirectAccess for the network
  • Monitor and configure system performance
  • Perform backups and configure system restore
  • Windows 8 Mobilit
  • 70-688 Microsoft Managing and Maintaining Windows 8

This new course from e-Careers provides you the needed training for managing and maintaining Windows 8, as well as profiles, settings, file/print resources, Windows Store apps, desktop apps, mobile device management with Windows Intune and more.

This course brings together all the management features of using Windows 8. You can trust in e-Careers to bring you coverage on everything you need to be successful on exam.

Some of the skills you will learn in this class are:

  • Plan and implement local and remote management methods
  • Plan and implement Windows 8 recovery solutions
  • Configure cloud services and manage Windows 8 clients with Windows Intune
  • Manage and maintain Windows Store apps and desktop apps
  • Manage and maintain remote access and extranet connectivity
  • Manage user settings, profiles, file resources and print resources
  • Implement encryption and maintain endpoint security
  • Manage user authentication and intranet connectivity
  • Plan and implement Windows 8 installation methods

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