MCSA Windows Server 2008

COURSE OVERVIEW

This course has been replaced by MCSA Windows Server 2016

  • 1

    Work on a globally recognised system

    As a technology giant, Microsoft's most recent server operating system - Windows Server 2008 - is designed to increase the reliability and flexibility of server infrastructure.

  • 2

    Prove you have what it takes

    Proves you can excel in a Windows Server 2008 environment with expertise in implementing and administering a network operating system.

  • 3

    Take a step forward in your career

    Relevant certification for network administrators who are currently or will be working with Windows Server 2008 servers but also active directory technology specialists and server administrators who aspire to be enterprise administrators.

Your quick course guide

Certification: MCSA Windows Server 2008

Study time: Full time - one month | Part time - two months

Vendor: Microsoft

Provider: Skillsoft

Student support: StudentCare™ and expert mentors

Prerequisites: Candidate should ideally have at least one year of experience implementing and administering Windows Server 2008 R2

Assessment: Exam based - 70-640, 70-642 + 70-646 

Resources: Internet access and email

  • Ideal for: Systems administrators, desktop support technicians or network administrators

Included in your modules

70–640: Windows server 2008 Active Directory Configuring

  • The active directory infrastructure in Windows server 2008
  • Additional active directory server roles in Windows server 2008
  • Active directory objects in Windows server 2008
  • Group policy objects strategy in Windows server 2008 
  • Configuring DNS in Windows server 2008
  • Active directory certificate services in Windows server 2008
  • Communications and security in Windows server 2008 
  • Monitoring backups and recovery in Windows server 2008

70–642: Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure Configuring

  • Configuring Microsoft Windows server 2008 network
  • Infrastructure services
  • Configure IP addressing and Windows services in Windows server 2008
  • Configure, manage and maintain IP services in Windows server 2008
  • Name resolution in Windows server 2008
  • DNS zones and replication in Windows server 2008
  • Configure network access in Windows server 2008
  • Network access security in Windows server 2008
  • Configure file and print services in Windows server 2008
  • Monitor network infrastructure in Windows server 2008

70-646: Server Administrator

  • Planning Windows Server 2008 deployment 
  • Planning active directory and group policy for Windows Server 2008
  • Windows Server 2008 management and delegation
  • Managing file servers and data provisioning in Windows Server 2008
  • Windows Server 2008 application server management and application provisioning 
  • Windows Server 2008 application servers and services
  • Patch management and securing and monitoring servers in Windows Server 2008
  • Certificate services, SANs, and high availability in Windows Server 2008
  • Accessing Windows networks remotely in Windows Server 2008
  • Windows Server 2008 backup and recovery
  • Active directory domain services in Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Access control in Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Management improvements in Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Improvements to role services in Windows Server 2008 R2

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