Implement and operate an on-premises and hybrid networking infrastructure

Solution Architect
Technology Manager
Windows Server

Learn to implement and manage networking services in Windows Server. Learn to deploy and manage DHCP, secure DNS, and implement IP Address Management (IPAM) and Web Application Proxy. You'll also learn about Azure IaaS networking.


  • Experience with managing Windows Server operating system and Windows Server workloads in on-premises scenarios, including AD DS, DNS, DFS, Hyper-V, and File and Storage Services
  • Basic experience with implementing and managing IaaS services in Microsoft Azure
  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Entra ID
  • Basic understanding security-related technologies (firewalls, encryption, multi-factor authentication, SIEM/SOAR)
  • Basic knowledge of PowerShell scripting

Modules in this learning path

In this module, you’ll learn to configure DNS for Windows Server IaaS VMs, choose the appropriate DNS solution for your organization’s needs, and run a DNS server in a Windows Server Azure IaaS VM.

Learn to implement automatic IP configuration with Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) in Windows Server 2019.

Learn to deploy and configure name resolution with Windows Server DNS.

Learn to implement IPAM to help manage your organization’s DHCP and DNS servers and to manage IP address space.

Learn to enable remote access within your organization, and to publish your organization’s applications and websites by using Windows Server Web Application Proxy (WAP).

You learn to connect your on-premises environment to Azure, implement subnets and routing between your on-premises and cloud environments, and ensure that workloads in the cloud and on-premises perform DNS resolution to locate each other.

In this module, you’ll learn how to manage Microsoft Azure virtual networks (VNets) and IP address configuration for Windows Server infrastructure as a service (IaaS) virtual machines (VM)s.