MCSA: Windows Server 2008 Boot Camp

Code: 6437

9 days

List Tuition : $6,595.00 USD

Course Overview

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This accelerated learning environment helps you build your hands-on skills and prepare for the MCSA: Windows Server 2008 certification exams. This extended-hours boot camp, led by senior The Training Advisors instructors, includes targeted lectures using Microsoft Learning recommended content and twelve months of access to over 45 hands-on remote labs.

This boot camp includes all the certification exam vouchers required for certification, along with one free retake voucher for each exam, if needed. It also includes access to our Microsoft Boot Camp Exclusives, providing indispensable certification exam prep.

This course incorporates content from Microsoft Official Courses (MOC):

  • Configuring and Troubleshooting a Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure (M6421)
  • Configuring and Troubleshooting Windows Server 2008 Active Directory Domain Services (M6425)
  • Configuring and Troubleshooting Identity and Access Solutions with Windows Server 2008 Active (M6426)
  • Directory Planning and Implementing Windows Server 2008 (M6433)

You Will Cover the Objectives for These Exams:

  • 70-640: Windows Server 2008 Active Directory, Configuring
  • 70-642: Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure, Configuring
  • 70-646: Windows Server 2008, Server Administrator

  • MCSAs on Windows Server 2003
  • IT professionals with at least two years of hands-on experience implementing and administering network and desktop operating systems
  • Systems engineers, network engineers, systems analysts, network analysts, and technical consultants who want to earn their MCSA: Windows Server 2008 credential in an accelerated format
  • Configure Active Directory roles and services
  • Maintaining the Active Directory environment
  • Configure file and print services
  • Monitor and manage a network infrastructure
  • Plan for server deployment and management
  • Monitor and manage servers
  • Key topics and concepts addressed on the MCSA: Windows Server 2008 exams

Exam 70-640: Windows Server 2008 Active Directory, Configuring

1. Introducing Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS)

  • Active Directory, Identity, and Access
  • Active Directory Components and Concepts
  • Installing AD DS

2. Managing Users and Service Accounts

  • Creating and Administering User Accounts
  • Configuring User Object Attributes
  • Automating User Account Creation
  • Creating and Configuring Managed Service Accounts

3. Managing Computer Accounts

  • Creating Computers and Joining the Domain
  • Administering Computer Objects and Accounts
  • Performing an Offline Domain Join

4. Implementing a Group Policy Infrastructure

  • Group Policy
  • Implementing Group Policy Objects (GPOs)
  • Manage Group Policy Scope
  • Group Policy Processing
  • Troubleshoot Policy Application

5. Improving the Security of Authentication in an AD DS Domain

  • Configuring Password and Lockout Policies
  • Auditing Authentication
  • Configuring Read-Only Domain Controllers

6. Configuring Domain Name System (DNS)

  • Installing and Configuring DNS in an AD DS Domain
  • Integrating AD DS, DNS, and Windows
  • Advanced DNS Configuration and Administration

7. Administering AD DS Domain Controllers

  • Domain Controller Installation Options
  • Installing a Server Core domain controller
  • Managing Operations Masters
  • Configuring Global Catalog
  • Configuring Distributed File System Replication (DFS-R) Replication of SYSVOL

8. Managing Sites and Active Directory Replication

  • Configuring Sites and Subnets
  • Configuring Replication

9. Directory Service Continuity

  • Monitoring Active Directory
  • Managing the Active Directory Database
  • Active Directory Recycle Bin
  • Backing Up and Restoring AD DS and Domain Controllers

10. Exploring Identity and Access Solutions

  • Identity and Access Techniques
  • Active Directory Identity and Access Solutions Server Roles
  • Additional Identity and Access Management Tools and Solutions

11. Deploying and Configuring Active Directory Certificates Services

  • Public Key Infrastructure
  • Certification Authorities
  • Deploying Certification Authorities
  • Configuring Certification Authorities
  • Troubleshooting Active Directory Certificate Services

12. Deploying and Configuring Certificates

  • Managing Certificate Templates
  • Deploying Certificates and Managing Enrollment
  • Managing Certificate Revocation
  • Configuring Certificate Recovery

13. Deploying and Configuring Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS)

  • Active Directory Federation Services 2.0
  • Deploying AD FS
  • Configuring AD FS Partner Organizations and Claims
  • Troubleshooting AD FS

14. Maintaining Windows Server 2008 Active Directory Identity and Access Solutions

  • Maintaining Active Directory Certificate Services
  • Maintaining Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
  • Maintaining Active Directory Federation Services
  • Maintaining Active Directory Rights Management Services

70-642: Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure, Configuring

1. Planning and Configuring IPv4

  • Planning an IPv4 Network Infrastructure
  • Name Resolution Services in an IPv4 Network Infrastructure
  • Configuring and Troubleshooting IPv4

2. Configuring and Troubleshooting Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)

  • DHCP Server Role
  • Configuring DHCP Scopes
  • Configuring DHCP Options
  • Managing a DHCP Database
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Required: At least two years of hands-on experience administering Windows 2000 or Windows 2003

  • Microsoft Certified Trainers
  • Microsoft Official Course Material
  • Exam Voucher(s) Included with Class
  • Exam Pass Guarantee: Unlimited Retakes Until You Pass the Exam
  • Work in virtual labs that provide real-world experience
  • For Virtual Classes Learn at your own pace from your home, office, or any place that has an Internet connection
  • Repeat part or all of the class at no additional cost, often for up to a year
  • Work in virtual labs that provide real-world experience
  • Certification of Completion at the End of Class
  • Water, Soda, and Snacks Provided in Class
  • Time intensive accelerated training for teams with budget and time
  • Access to practice labs after the class

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