Microsoft Course 6431 - Managing and Maintaining Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure Servers — 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 Windows Server 2008 page for courses currently available in this subject area.

This two-day instructor-led M6431 course provides students with the knowledge and skills to manage and maintain Windows Server 2008 network infrastructure servers. The course focuses on creating a plan for managing the server lifecycle, developing and evaluating baselines for monitoring and managing server roles, and analyzing the implementation and configuration of several different server roles for Windows Server 2008. The course will also focus on analyzing and maintaining network server security.

Course Objectives

On completion of this M6431 training course, delegates should be able to:

Intended Audience

This course is intended for Server Administrators who are familiar with Windows Server 2008 and who are, or will be, responsible for the overall lifecycle management of Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure Server roles. It is also intended for IT professionals who could benefit from acquiring the skills required by a Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure Server Administrator, such as a Server Administrator who is responsible for network servers that will work closely with Enterprise Administrators and who want to understand the operational lifecycle of Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure Server roles.

Course Prerequisites

Before attending this course, students should have the following skills:

In addition to professional experience, students who attend this training should have technical knowledge equivalent to the following courses:

Schedule

This course has been retired and is no longer available.


Outline Course Contents

Managing a Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure Server Lifecycle

This module explains how to create an effective plan for managing the addition, removal, and migration of Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure Server roles.

Monitoring Windows Server 2008 Infrastructure Roles

This module explains how to develop effective baselines for monitoring and managing Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure Server roles. It also explains how to evaluate performance baselines, establish effective monitoring rules, and design acceptable thresholds and alarms when problems occur.

Managing Network Access Protection

This module explains how to plan for the implementation of Network Access Protection (NAP), create solutions by using NAP, and implement NAP.

Managing Remote Access

This module explains how to plan for the implementation of a server environment that is running the Routing and Remote Access Services (RRAS) role.

Managing and Maintaining DNS and DHCP Server Roles

This module explains how to evaluate and plan for the deployment of DNS and DHCP infrastructure Windows Server 2008 roles throughout an enterprise environment.

Maintaining Security for Network Servers

This module explains how to analyze network server security and enable the host firewall with advanced security.

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