Managing and Maintaining Microsoft Windows Server 2008

5 Day Course
Hands On
Official Microsoft Curriculum
Code GK6121

This course has been retired. Please view currently available Microsoft Windows 2008 Training Courses.

Modules

Hide all

Introducing Windows Server 2008 (4 topics)

  • Product History
  • Windows Server 2008 Versions
  • Features
  • Windows Server 2008 Roles

Installing Windows Server 2008 (5 topics)

  • Hardware Requirements
  • New Installations
  • Upgrading to Windows Server 2008
  • Migration Considerations
  • Windows Deployment Services

Server Core (3 topics)

  • Server core features
  • Installing server core
  • Managing server core

Windows Server 2008 Management (3 topics)

  • Management Tools
  • Remote Management
  • Windows Powershell

File and Print Services (4 topics)

  • File Resource Manager
  • Storage Manager
  • Distributed File System
  • Print Management

Networking Services (4 topics)

  • Windows Server 2008 Network architecture
  • Implementing TCP/IP
  • IPv6
  • Managing Addressing with DHCP

Managing DNS (6 topics)

  • DNS Overview
  • Installing DNS
  • Creating Forward Lookup Zones
  • Creating Reverse Lookup Zones
  • Implementing a Secondary DNS Zone
  • Troubleshooting DNS

Active Directory (4 topics)

  • Active Directory Overview
  • Active Directory Features
  • Managing Users and Groups
  • Working with Organizational Units

Windows Server 2008 Security (5 topics)

  • Password policies
  • Auditing
  • NTFS Permissions
  • Encrypting Files System
  • Staying current with WSUS

Advanced Security Systems (7 topics)

  • BitLocker Drive Encryption
  • User Account Control
  • Windows Firewall with Advanced Security
  • Network Access Protection
  • Active Directory Federation Services
  • Active Directory Rights Management
  • Certificate Services

Group Policy (6 topics)

  • Group Policy overview
  • Group Policy processing
  • Security Settings
  • Desktop restrictions
  • Software distribution
  • Software restrictions

Terminal Services (3 topics)

  • Terminal services overview
  • Remote management
  • New Terminal Server features

ISS 7.0 (5 topics)

  • New ISS 7.0 Features
  • Managing ISS 7.0
  • Creating a web site
  • Media Services
  • SharePoint Services

Monitoring Server 2008 (2 topics)

  • Using the Performance Analysis Tools
  • Managing Event Forwarding

Backup and Recovery (4 topics)

  • Using the backup Tool
  • Implementing Volume Shadow Copy
  • Creating a Windows Recovery CD
  • Implementing fault tolerance

Windows Server Hyper-V (4 topics)

  • Installing Hyper-V
  • Configuring Hyper-V
  • Creating Virtual Machines
  • Installing a Guest Operating System

Prerequisites

Previous proficiency with Microsoft Server 2000/2003 and networking environments is required.

Sections