This is a combination of courses 10135 Configuring, Managing and Troubleshooting Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 and 10233 Designing and Deploying Messaging Solutions with Microsoft Exchange Server 2010. This intensive five-day, instructor-led course will provide you with the knowledge and skills to design, deploy, configure and manage an Exchange Server 2010 messaging environment. This course does not require previous Exchange Server experience, but does require that students have significant experience in managing Windows Server and Active Directory directory services or Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS). This course discusses how to design various features of Mailbox, Hub Transport, and Client Access server roles. Some features that are discussed include message transport, security, high availability, disaster recovery, upgrades. In addition, this course will teach you how to configure Exchange Server 2010, as well as provide guidelines, best practices, and considerations that will help you optimize your Exchange Server deployment.
After completing this course, students will be able to:
- Gather the information required to design a messaging system.
- Design the integration of Exchange Server with the current infrastructure.
- Install and deploy Exchange Server 2010.
- Design the deployment of the Mailbox server services in Exchange Server 2010.
- Configure Mailbox servers and mailbox server components
- Design the Client Access server deployment.
- Configure the Client Access server role.
- Design the Hub Transport server and Edge Transport server deployments.
- Manage message transport.
- Manage recipient objects.
- Plan and deploy messaging security.
- Plan and deploy a messaging policy and compliance solution.
- Plan and configure messaging policy and compliance.
- Plan a highly available Exchange Server 2010 deployment.
- Implement a high availability solution for Mailbox servers and other server roles.
- Plan a disaster recovery solution in Exchange Server 2010.
- Plan and implement backup and restore for the server roles.
- Monitor and maintain the messaging system.
- Plan and implement a transition from Exchange Server 2003 or Exchange Server 2007 to Exchange Server 2010.
- Integrate Exchange Server 2010 with other messaging systems and with federated partners.
This course is intended for people aspiring to be enterprise-level messaging administrators. Others who may take this course include architects responsible for the planning and deployment of the Exchange Servers in an enterprise environment, IT generalists and help desk professionals who want to learn about Exchange Server 2010. People coming into the course are expected to have at least three years' experience working in the IT field, typically in the areas of network administration, help desk, or system administration. Experience with previous Exchange Server versions is helpful, but not required.
In addition to their professional experience, students who attend this training should have the following prerequisite knowledge:
- Fundamental knowledge of network technologies including Domain Name System (DNS) and firewall technologies.
- Experience with the Windows Server 2003 and Microsoft Windows Server 2008 operating systems.
- Experience with Active Directory directory services in Windows Server 2003 or AD DS Windows Server 2008.
- Experience managing backup and restore on Windows Servers.
- Experience using Windows management and monitoring tools such as Microsoft Management Console, Active Directory Users and Computers, Performance Monitor, Event Viewer, and Internet Information Services (IIS) Administrator.
- Experience using Windows networking and troubleshooting tools such as Network Monitor, Telnet, and NSLookup.
- Fundamental knowledge of certificates and Public Key Infrastructure (PKI).
- Basic experience with Windows Mobile. At least two years of experience working with Microsoft Exchange Server.
- Experience working with Microsoft Windows PowerShell.