This five-day, instructor-led course provides students with the knowledge and new skills that they need to plan and maintain a Microsoft Windows Server 2003 networked environment.
This course consists of lecture content and labs that provide experience focused exclusively on the skills and objectives that align with MCP Exams 70-292 and 70-296.
This course is intended for Windows 2000 systems engineers with experience planning, implementing, and supporting a Windows 2000-based Microsoft Active Directory® directory service network, and who need to learn how to leverage those skills in a Windows Server 2003 environment.
After completing this course, students will be able to:
- Identify the systems administration tasks in Windows Server 2003 that are new or different from the tasks performed in Windows 2000.
- Manage user, computer, and group accounts in a Windows Server 2003 Active Directory-based environment.
- Use the Group Policy Management Console (GPMC) to manage Group Policy.
- Manage resources and security.
- Configure and manage DNS.
- Manage servers in remote locations.
- Manage Terminal Services.
- Manage IIS 6.0 Web Services.
- Maintain computers that run Windows operating systems by implementing and managing Software Update Services.
- Prepare for and implement disaster recovery solutions.
- Plan a Domain Name System (DNS) strategy for an enterprise organization.
- Plan for an implementation of Active Directory and for Active Directory replication.
- Implement Active Directory and DNS.
- Troubleshoot Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP), name resolution, and Group Policy.
- Plan and implement cross-forest trusts and new security options.
- Use Group Policy in Windows Server 2003 to deploy and restrict software.
- Use Group Policy in Windows Server 2003 to set advanced security settings.
- Plan and implement secure Routing and Remote Access.