MCSA Windows Server 2008

9 Days

The MCSA Windows Server 2008 R2 certification boot camp is a 9 day comprehensive deep dive into Windows Server 2008 covering topics such as managing groups, configuring and implementing. This instructor led face to face training camp will teach you the skills needed to support a Windows Server 2008 environment.



Course Description

This MCSA Windows Server 2008 R2 boot camp incorporates Microsoft Official Courseware –

6425 Configuring and Troubleshooting Windows Server 2008 Active Directory Domain Services
6421 Configuring and Troubleshooting a Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure
6433 Planning and Implementing Windows Server 2008

While attending this training program – you take three exams to test and certify for the Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA): Windows Server 2008 R2 official certification. If your goal is to learn how to use Windows Server 2008 and pass the certification exams (70-640, 70-642 & 70-646) – you’ve found the right place. This course is a hybrid of actual hands on learning combined with focused materials mapped to exam objectives.

Topics covered in this boot camp:

Describe the features and functionality of Active Directory Domain Services

Perform secure and efficient administration of Active Directory

Manage users and service accounts

Manage groups

Manage computer accounts

Implement a Group Policy infrastructure

Manage User Desktops with Group Policy

Manage enterprise security and configuration by using Group Policy settings

Secure administration

Improve the security of authentication in an AD DS Domain

Configure Domain Name System

Administer AD DS domain controllers

Manage sites and Active Directory Replication
Monitor, maintain and back up directory Service to ensure Directory Service continuity
Manage multiple domains and forests

Plan and configure an IPv4 network infrastructure

Implement DHCP within their organization

Configure and troubleshoot DNS

Configure, transition to, and troubleshoot IPv6

Configure and troubleshoot Routing and Remote Access

Install, configure, and troubleshoot the Network Policy Server Role service

Implement Network Access Protection

Implement security features within Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2

Implement security features within Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2 that help to secure network communications

Configure and troubleshot file and print services

Enable and configure services to optimize branch office data access

Control and monitor network storage

Recover data on Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2 servers

Monitor Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server R2 network infrastructure services

Plan Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2 Sp1 deployments and upgrades

Plan server management and delegated administration strategies

Plan for network addressing with IPv4 and IPv6 and also the provisioning of DNS services

Plan and provision Active Directory Domain Services

Plan and implement Group Policy strategy

Plan and implement Active Directory Certificate Services

Plan and provision Application servers including Web services, presentation virtualization and application virtualization

Plan and implement file and print server roles

Plan and implement secure network access policies such as VPNs, Network Access

Protection (NAP) and Direct Access

Plan and provision data and storage

Plan and implement an update management strategy using Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)

Plan and implement high availability

Plan for server performance and event monitoring

Plan and implement a backup and recovery strategy