M2281: Designing a Microsoft Windows .NET Directory Services Infrastructure (Beta)

3 Day Course
Hands On
Official Microsoft Curriculum
Code M2281

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Introduction to Designing an Active Directory Infrastructure (5 topics)

  • Introduction to Active Directory
  • The Active Directory Life Cycle
  • Active Directory Design Tasks
  • Active Directory Design Guidelines
  • The Active Directory Design Plan

Designing a Forest Structure (6 topics)

  • Introduction to Designing a Forest Structure
  • Determining the Number of Forests
  • Defining a Forest Change Control Policy
  • Lab A: Designing a Forest Structure
  • Lab Discussion: Designing a Forest Structure
  • Best Practices

Designing a Domain Structure (11 topics)

  • Introduction to Designing a Domain Structure
  • Collecting Organizational Information
  • Determining the Number of Domains
  • Determining the Design of the Forest Root Domain
  • Determining a Domain Hierarchy
  • Evaluating the Domain Design
  • Modifying the Domain Structure After Deployment
  • Demonstration: Visio Professional 2002
  • Lab A: Designing a Domain Structure
  • Lab Discussion: Designing a Domain Structure
  • Best Practices

Designing a DNS Namespace Solution for Active Directory (8 topics)

  • Introduction to Designing an Active Directory Namespace Solution
  • DNS Requirements for Active Directory
  • Assessing the Existing DNS Environment
  • Determining Names for Active Directory Domains
  • Designing the Active Directory Namespace
  • Lab A: Designing a DNS Namespace Solution for Active Directory
  • Lab Discussion: Designing a DNS Namespace Solution for Active Directory
  • Best Practices

Designing a Site Topology (8 topics)

  • Introduction to Designing a Site Topology
  • Designing the Sites
  • Designing the Inter-site Replication Topology
  • Designing the Inter-site Replication Topology
  • Determining the Placement of Servers in Sites
  • Lab A: Designing a Site Topology
  • Lab Discussion: Designing a Site Topology
  • Best Practices

Designing an Organizational Unit Structure (8 topics)

  • Introduction to Designing an Organizational Unit Structure
  • Designing an Organizational Unit Structure
  • Examining Organizational Unit Structures
  • Determining Delegation of Administration Requirements
  • Determining Group Policy Requirements
  • Lab A: Designing an Organizational Unit Structure
  • Lab Discussion: Designing an Organizational Unit Structure
  • Best Practices

Designing an Active Directory Solution (9 topics)

  • Introduction to Designing an Active Directory Solution
  • Designing for an Existing Infrastructure
  • Designing for Performance
  • Designing for Administration
  • Designing for Security
  • Designing for Change
  • Combining Functional Requirements
  • Lab A: Designing an Active Directory Solution
  • Lab Discussion: Designing an Active Directory Solution

Prerequisites

Before attending this course, students must have: Successfully completed Course 2270, Updating Support Skills from Microsoft Windows NT® 4.0 to Microsoft Windows .NET or have equivalent knowledge and skills. Or Successfully completed Course 2154, Implementing and Administering Microsoft Windows 2000 Directory Services or have equivalent knowledge and skills.

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