Windows Server 2008 Security Control and Web & Applications Platform Technologies

1 Day Course
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Code W2K8CL3/CL5

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Security Enhancements in Windows Server 2008 (4 topics)

  • Utilize Group Policy to implement security settings and features
  • Identify the features and technologies in Windows Server 2008 that allow administrators to enforce security policy throughout the enterprise
  • Explain IPSec and how it is implemented
  • Explain policy-based Quality of Service and how it is implemented

Network Access Protection (NAP) (5 topics)

  • Define Network Access Protection
  • Identify scenarios for using NAP
  • Identify network infrastructure components of NAP
  • Identify NAP enforcement methods
  • Identify the NAP settings for health determination and enforcement in NPS

Lab exercises (CL3) (6 topics)

  • Configure NAP components
  • Enforce NAP through IPSec
  • Enforce NAP through Remote Access/VPN
  • Enforce NAP through DHCP
  • Enforce NAP through 802.1X
  • Configure policy-based Quality of Service for a Line of Business app

Web & Application platform technologies (8 topics)

  • Identify the benefits of using IIS 7.0
  • Discuss the process of IIS 7.0 deployment
  • Describe the new componentized architecture of IIS 7.0 and identify its benefits
  • Identify new IIS 7.0 features that improve security
  • Identify the new/improved user interfaces in IIS 7.0
  • Identify how IIS 7.0 provides for comprehensive extensibility
  • Identify the diagnostic capabilities built-in to IIS 7.0
  • Identify the troubleshooting and diagnostics capabilities in Windows Server 2008 that will aid in troubleshooting and managing IIS 7.0

Lab exercises CL5 (3 topics)

  • Explore the IIS 7.0 user interface
  • Configure IIS 7.0
  • Use WSRM to manage resources


IT Professionals skilled on the Terminal Services technologies included in Windows Server 2000 and Windows Server 2003.

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