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COMPTIA SERVER+

CompTIA Server+
Course Code LSBE/PC/COM/SER
Duration 1 week
Level Professional Certification
Pedagogy Blended | Online
CompTIA Server+ is a global certification that validates the hands-on skills of IT professionals who install, manage and troubleshoot servers in data centres as well as on-premise and hybrid environmentCs. 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. The exam covers essential hardware and software technologies of on-premise and hybrid server environments including high availability, cloud computing and scripting. The new exam includes performance-based questions that require the candidate to demonstrate multi-step knowledge to securely deploy, administer and troubleshoot servers. CompTIA Server+ now features flexible training options including self-paced learning, live online training, custom training and labs to advance the career development of IT professionals in server administration.
  • System bus architectures
  • Adapter fault tolerance
  • Purpose and function of server types
  • Memory features and types
  • Processor features, architecture, and types
  • Storage Solutions
  • SCSI and FCIP technologies
  • Raid technologies
  • Server subsystems
  • Network storage systems
  • Different chassis types and components
  • Install, deploy, configure, and update NOS
  • Administer NOS management features
  • Server roles
  • Virtualisation concepts and features
  • Pre-installation planning
  • Hardware installation and support
  • Driver/hardware compatibility
  • BIOS/Firmware upgrades
  • Storage Technologies
  • RAID configuration
  • Install NOS/NOS and driver updates
  • Configure peripherals
  • Service tools
  • Baselining and documentation
  • Upgrading
  • Backups
  • Adding Processors
  • Adding disk drives
  • Memory capacity
  • Upgrade adapters and peripheral devices
  • System monitoring agents and service tools
  • UPS
  • Performance and baselining
  • Server Housekeeping
  • Server/Server room physical security
  • Documentation and procedures
  • erver access and location
  • Server room environmental issues
  • Problem determination
  • Diagnostic hardware, software, and utilities
  • Baseline, performance, and bottlenecks
  • Recovery plans
  • Backup hardware and media
  • Backup and restoration schemes
What is CompTIA Server+ Certification?
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. The exam covers essential hardware and software technologies of on-premise and hybrid server environments including high availability, cloud computing and scripting. The new exam includes performance-based questions that require the candidate to demonstrate multi-step knowledge to securely deploy, administer and troubleshoot servers.

What is the pattern of the examination?
1. Number of Questions: Maximum of 90 questions per exam
2. Type of Questions: Multiple choice questions (single and multiple response), drag and drops and performance-based
3. Length of Test: 90 Minutes per exam
4. Passing Score: 220-1001: 675 (on a scale of 900) | 220-1002: 700 (on a scale of 900)
5. Recommended Experience: 9 to 12 months hands-on experience in the lab or field

What are the prerequisites?
There are no prerequisites, but we recommend having a good knowledge of computers and Windows-based systems
What kind of job I can do?
There are a wide range of roles you can undertake which may require a CompTIA qualification. There are roles for all levels of experience and qualifications. Typical job roles include:
  • Technical support specialist
  • Field service technician
  • IT support technician
  • IT support administrator
  • IT support specialist

What to do after CompTIA?
If you have just taken any of the CompTIA courses then you can now use this knowledge in your responsibilities in your current role or use the qualification to bolster your CV when looking for a new job.