Microsoft Course 5054 - Designing a High Availability Messaging Solution Using Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 — A 2-Day Course

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Course Synopsis

Please note that this course has been retired and is no longer available. Please see the Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 page for courses currently available in this subject area.

This 2-day M5054 course teaches messaging engineers to design a high availability messaging solution using Microsoft Exchange Server 2007. Students will create a high availability design to meet service level agreement requirements and learn strategies for gaining approval for the design. They will learn how to identify risks and create mitigation plans to maintain the business continuity of the messaging system. Students will also learn how to design a backup strategy, disaster recovery procedures, and test plans for those procedures.

Course Objectives

After completing this M5054 training course, students will be able to:

Intended Audience

This course is intended for people with 3 or more years experience working with previous versions of Exchange Server and experience implementing Exchange Server 2007. Most students will have managed enterprise-level Exchange Server organizations. Students are expected to be new to participating in designing high availability solutions for Exchange Server 2007 or be planning to design high availability solutions for Exchange Server 2007 in the near future. Students may have done some design for Exchange 2000 Server or Exchange Server 2003 deployments but want to learn how to design Exchange Server 2007 environments. Students may have experience in designing and managing high availability solutions for other network services.

Course Prerequisites

Before attending this course, students:


This course has been retired and is no longer available.

Outline Course Contents

Foundational High Availability Concepts for Messaging

Evaluating High Availability Technologies for Exchange Server 2007

Creating a High Availability Messaging Strategy

Designing the Messaging Portion of a Business Continuity Plan

Designing Backup for a High Availability Messaging Environment

Ensuring Recovery Readiness of a High Availability Messaging Environment