CompTIA Server+ Certification Training (SK0-005)

Commitment 5 days, 7-8 hours a day.
Language English
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Delivery Options Instructor-Led Onsite, Online, and Classroom Live


Learn how to demonstrate the concepts covered on the CompTIA Server+ exam (SK0-005).

CompTIA Server+ is a global certification that validates the hands-on skills of IT professionals who install, manage, and troubleshoot servers in data centers as well as on-premise and hybrid environments. CompTIA Server+ is the only certification that can ensure that IT professionals at the administrator level are able to do the job in any environment because it is the only certification not restricted to a single platform.

CompTIA Server+ Certification Training (SK0-005) teaches learners the knowledge and skills required to install, configure, and manage server hardware and operating systems (OSs) by implementing proper security controls, successfully troubleshooting common server problems, and demonstrating an understanding of key disaster recovery concepts.

Why is CompTIA Server+ different?

  • 12% job growth is expected for Network & Computer Systems Administrators, 2012 – 2022, according to the latest BLS website information.
  • The average salary for a Server+ certified IT professional is about $82,000.
  • 82% of employers recognize that certified employees are valuable to their organizations.
  • 5 Days of live, expert CompTIA Server+ Certification Training (SK0-005) instruction  from an Authorized CompTIA Instructor
  • CompTIA-approved Server+ Training Student Guide
  • CompTIA-approved Server+ Practice Exams
  • 1 CompTIA Server+ Exam Voucher
  • Certificate of Completion
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
  • Exam Pass Guarantee
  • Knowledge Transfer Guarantee



You’ll learn about the following CompTIA Server+ topics:

  • Understand Server Administration Concepts
  • Understand Virtualization and Cloud Computing
  • Understand Physical and Network Security Concepts
  • Manage Physical Assets
  • Manage Server Hardware
  • Configure Storage Management
  • Install and Configure an Operating System
  • Troubleshoot OS, Application, and Network Configurations
  • Manage Post-Installation Administrative Tasks
  • Manage Data Security
  • Manage Service and Data Availability
  • Decommission Servers
  • We can adapt this CompTIA Server+ Certification Training (SK0-005) course to your group’s background and work requirements at little to no added cost.
  • If you are familiar with some aspects of this CompTIA Server+ Certification (SK0-005) course, we can omit or shorten their discussion.
  • We can adjust the emphasis placed on the various topics or build the CompTIA Server+ Certification (SK0-005) around the mix of technologies of interest to you (including technologies other than those included in this outline).
  • If your background is nontechnical, we can exclude the more technical topics, include the topics that may be of special interest to you (e.g., as a manager or policy-maker), and present the CompTIA Server+ Certification Training (SK0-005) course in a manner understandable to lay audiences.

This CompTIA Server+ course is ideal if you’re aspiring to or are practicing any of the following roles:

  • Systems Administrators
  • Server Administrators
  • Field Service Engineers/Technicians
  • Data Center Engineers/Technicians
  • Network Administrators, IT Technicians
  • Cloud Engineer
  • Manager, Data Center SAN
  • Business Analyst, Cloud Computing

To be able to prepare for your exam you should have successfully earned the CompTIA A+ Certification or have at least 1 year of experience working in IT support. Specifically, it is recommended that you have the following skills and knowledge before starting this course:

  • Taken and passed both CompTIA A+ Certification exams or have equivalent knowledge and experience.
  • 6 months to one year of post-A+ Certification support experience.
  • Extensive experience in supporting end-users and PC-based systems.


  • Lesson 1: Understanding Server Administration Concepts
  • Lesson 2: Understanding Virtualization and Cloud Computing
  • Lesson 3: Understanding Physical and Network Security Concepts
  • Lesson 4: Managing Physical Assets
  • Lesson 5: Managing Server Hardware
  • Lesson 6: Configuring Storage Management
  • Lesson 7: Installing and Configuring an Operating System
  • Lesson 8: Troubleshooting OS, Application, and Network Configurations
  • Lesson 9: Managing Post-Installation Administrative Tasks
  • Lesson 10: Managing Data Security
  • Lesson 11: Managing Service and Data Availability
  • Lesson 12: Decommissioning Servers


  • Assisted Lab: Investigate Server Specifications
  • Assisted Lab: Deploy Virtualization Solutions
  • Assisted Lab: Investigate Cloud Instances
  • Applied Lab: Deploy Virtualization Resources
  • Assisted Lab: Implement Network Encryption by using IPsec
  • Assisted Lab: Real-time Inventory Management
  • Assisted Lab: Manage Physical Servers
  • Assisted Lab: Manage Log Files
  • Applied Lab: Manage Inventory and System Information
  • Assisted Lab: Configure RAID Storage
  • Assisted Lab: Deploy a Server
  • Assisted Lab: Configure Volumes and Partitions
  • Assisted Lab: Manage Network Configurations
  • Assisted Lab: Use Network Troubleshooting Tools
  • Applied Lab: Deploy and Configure Servers
  • Assisted Lab: Complete Post-Installation Administrative Tasks
  • Assisted Lab: Manage Server Roles
  • Assisted Lab: Harden the OS and Applications
  • Assisted Lab: Manage Data Security
  • Assisted Lab: Use Security Tools
  • Applied Lab: Implement Post-Installation Requirements
  • Assisted Lab: Configure Backup Solutions
  • Assisted Lab: Configure NIC Teaming
  • Assisted Lab: Configure Replication
  • Assisted Lab: Decommission a System
  • Applied Lab: Manage Availability and Server Decommissioning
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