Configuring, Managing and Maintaining Windows Server 2008-based Server (MOC-6419)


Course Number: MOC-6419

Duration: 5 days (32.5 hours)

Format: Live, hands-on

Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Training Overview

This Microsoft certified course, Configuring, Managing and Maintaining Windows Server 2008-based Servers (course 6419), teaches students how to manage accounts and resources, maintain server resources, monitor server performance, and safeguard data in Microsoft Windows Server 2008 and 2008 R2 environments.

Location and Pricing

Accelebrate offers instructor-led enterprise training for groups of 3 or more online or at your site. Most Accelebrate classes can be flexibly scheduled for your group, including delivery in half-day segments across a week or set of weeks. To receive a customized proposal and price quote for private corporate training on-site or online, please contact us.

In addition, some courses are available as live, online classes for individuals. See a schedule of online courses.

Objectives

  • Describe the Windows Server 2008 environment including the roles, features, and the tools used to perform effective server management.
  • Manage the DNS and DHCP server infrastructure roles.
  • Configure secure and efficient access to file services.
  • Configure and manage Distributed File Systems.
  • Manage file resources by using File Server Resource Manager.
  • Configure and secure Remote Access.
  • Manage Active Directory Domain Services.
  • Configure Active Directory object administration and Domain Trust. 
  • Create and manage Group Policy objects.
  • Configure user and computer settings by using Group Policy.
  • Implement security settings by using Group Policy.
  • Provide efficient network access for remote offices.
  • Monitor and maintain Windows Server 2008.
  • Manage Windows Server 2008 backup, restore, and recovery.  

Prerequisites

Before attending this course, in addition to their professional experience, students must have:

  • At least one year experience operating Windows Servers in the area of account management, server maintenance, server monitoring, or server security.
  • Certification related to the Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) Networking Fundamentals, Security Fundamentals, and Windows Server Administration Fundamentals designations, or equivalent knowledge as outlined in course 6420B: Fundamentals of Windows Server 2008.
  • A+, Server+, hardware portion of Network+, or equivalent knowledge.
  • Working knowledge of networking technologies.
  • Intermediate understanding of network operating systems.
  • Basic knowledge of Active Directory.
  • An understanding of security concepts and methodologies (for example, corporate policies).
  • Basic knowledge of TCP/IP.
  • Basic knowledge of scripting tools such as PowerShell and WMI.

Outline

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Overview of the Windows Server 2008 Management
  • Understanding the Windows Server 2008 Environment
  • Overview of Windows Server 2008 Server Roles and Features
  • Windows Server 2008 Administration Tools
  • Managing Windows Server 2008 Server Core
Managing Windows Server 2008 Infrastructure Roles
  • Understanding IPv6 Addressing
  • Overview of the Domain Name System Server Role
  • Configuring DNS Zones
  • Overview of the DHCP Server Role
  • Configuring DHCP Scopes and Options
Configuring Access to File Services
  • Overview of Access Control
  • Managing NTFS File and Folder Permissions
  • Managing Permissions for Shared Resources
  • Determining Effective Permissions
Configuring and Managing Distributed File System
  • Distributed File System Overview
  • Configuring DFS Namespaces
  • Configuring DFS Replication
Managing File Resources by Using File Server Resource Manager
  • Overview of File Server Resource Manager
  • Configuring Quota Management
  • Implementing File Screening
  • Managing Storage Reports
  • Implementing Classification Management and File Management Tasks
  • Manage storage reports.
Configuring and Securing Remote Access
  • Configuring a Virtual Private Network Connection
  • Overview of Network Policies
  • Integrating Network Access Protection with VPNs
  • Configuring VPN Enforcement by Using NAP
  • Overview of DirectAccess
  • Deploying DirectAccess
Managing Active Directory Domain Services
  • Overview of the Active Directory Infrastructure
  • Working with Active Directory Administration Tools
  • Managing User Accounts
  • Managing Computer Accounts
  • Managing Groups
  • Using Queries to Locate Objects in AD DS
Configuring Active Directory Object Administration and Domain Trust<
  • Configuring Active Directory Object Administration
  • Configuring Active Directory Trusts
Creating and Managing Group Policy Objects
  • Overview of Group Policy
  • Configuring the Scope of Group Policy Objects
  • Managing Group Policy Objects
  • Evaluating and Troubleshooting Group Policy Processing
Using Group Policy to Configure User and Computer Settings
  • Using Group Policy to Configure Folder Redirection and Scripts
  • Using Administrative Templates to Manage Users and Computers
  • Deploying Software by Using Group Policy
  • Deploying Group Policy Preferences
Implementing Security Settings Using Group Policy
  • Overview of Security Settings
  • Implementing Fine-Grained Password Policies
  • Restricting Group Membership and Access to Software
Providing Efficient Network Access for Remote Offices
  • Overview of Remote Office Requirements
  • Implementing Read-Only Domain Controllers
  • Implementing BranchCache
Monitoring and Maintaining Windows Server 2008
  • Planning Maintenance Tasks
  • Calculating a Server Baseline
  • Interpreting Performance Counters
  • Selecting Appropriate Monitoring Tools
Managing Windows Server 2008 Backup, Restore, and Recovery
  • Planning and Implementing File Backups on Windows Server 2008
  • Planning and Implementing File Recovery
  • Recovering Active Directory
  • Troubleshooting Windows Server Startup
Conclusion

Training Materials:

All Microsoft training students receive Microsoft official courseware.

Software Requirements:

Attendees will not need to install any software on their computer for this class. The class will be conducted in a remote environment that Accelebrate will provide; students will only need a local computer with a web browser with a stable Internet connection. Any recent version of Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, or Google Chrome will be fine.

When you contact us about purchasing this class, we will provide a live demo of the online lab environment so that you may explore the web browser interface in more detail.



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