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MCITP: Microsoft® Exchange Server 2007 Messaging Design and Deployment: Study Guide

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Streamline your exam preparation with this two-in-one guide that covers both of the new MCITP: Enterprise Messaging Administrator exams: Designing Messaging Solutions with Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 (exam 70-237) and Deploying Messaging Solutions with Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 (exam 70-238). If you're planning an upgrade to Exchange Server 2007 or are currently designing and deploying messaging solutions with it, this book is the practical tool you need to prepare for certification and build job skills.

Table of Contents

  1. Copyright
  2. Acknowledgments
  3. About the Author
  4. Contributing Authors
  5. Introduction
    1. The Microsoft Certified Professional Program
    2. How Do You Become Certified as an MCITP: Enterprise Messaging Administrator?
    3. MCITP Exam Requirements
    4. The Microsoft Certified IT Professional: Enterprise Messaging Administrator Exams
    5. Types of Exam Questions
    6. Multiple-Choice Questions
      1. Select-and-Place Questions
      2. Simulations
    7. Case Study–Based Questions
    8. Tips for Taking the Microsoft Certified IT Professional: Enterprise Messaging Administrator Exams
    9. Exam Registration
    10. Is This Book for You?
    11. What's in the Book?
    12. What's on the CD?
    13. Hardware and Software Requirements
    14. Contacts and Resources
  6. Assessment Test Questions
    1. Answers to Assessment Test Questions
  7. I. 70–237 Pro: Designing Messaging Solutions With Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
    1. 1. Designing and Planning Messaging Services
      1. 1.1. Evaluating and Recommending Active Directory Configuration
        1. 1.1.1. Defining Active Directory Prerequisites
        2. 1.1.2. Designing an Administrative Model
      2. 1.2. Evaluating and Planning Server Deployment Based on Best Practices, Budget, and Other Business Factors
        1. 1.2.1. Planning Exchange Server 2007 Placement
        2. 1.2.2. Exchange Server 2007 Roles
        3. 1.2.3. Exchange Server 2007 Editions and Licenses
        4. 1.2.4. Making Up a Server-Placement Plan
      3. 1.3. Evaluating Network Topology and Providing Technical Recommendations
        1. 1.3.1. Reviewing Current and Planned Network Topology
        2. 1.3.2. Avoiding Pitfalls by Providing Technical Recommendations
      4. 1.4. Designing and Planning for New Exchange Features
        1. 1.4.1. The Exchange Management Shell
        2. 1.4.2. Unified Messaging
        3. 1.4.3. Edge Transport
      5. 1.5. Designing Organization Configuration to Meet Routing Requirements
        1. 1.5.1. Internal Message Routing
        2. 1.5.2. External Message Routing
        3. 1.5.3. Viewing the Routing Table
      6. 1.6. Summary
      7. 1.7. Exam Essentials
      8. 1.8. Review Questions
      9. 1.9. Answers to Review Questions
    2. 2. Designing and Planning Server High Availability
      1. 2.1. Evaluate Role Availability Requirements and Design Solutions
        1. 2.1.1. Implementing Fault Tolerance and Redundancy within Your Environment
        2. 2.1.2. Redundancy for Active Directory Services
      2. 2.2. Define High Availability Solutions Based on Client Types and Client Loads
        1. 2.2.1. Implementing Redundancy for Hub Transport Servers
        2. 2.2.2. Implementing Redundancy for Client Access Servers
        3. 2.2.3. Implementing Redundancy for Unified Messaging
        4. 2.2.4. Implementing Redundancy for Mailbox Servers
        5. 2.2.5. Implementing Redundancy for Edge Transport Servers
      3. 2.3. Plan Policies to Handle Unsolicited Email and Virus Outbreaks
        1. 2.3.1. Implementing Message Hygiene
        2. 2.3.2. Defense-in-Depth
        3. 2.3.3. Antivirus Scanning
        4. 2.3.4. Attachment Filtering
        5. 2.3.5. Exchange Server 2007 Antispam Features
        6. 2.3.6. Hosted Services
        7. 2.3.7. Anti-Malware Product Considerations
      4. 2.4. Summary
      5. 2.5. Exam Essentials
      6. 2.6. Review Questions
      7. 2.7. Answers to Review Questions
    3. 3. Designing Recovery and Messaging Services to Meet Business Demands
      1. 3.1. Designing Disaster Recovery, Backup, and Restore Solutions
        1. 3.1.1. Exchange-Aware Backup Application
        2. 3.1.2. Designing Disaster Recovery
        3. 3.1.3. Restoring Exchange 2007 Storage Groups and Stores
        4. 3.1.4. High Availability Public Folders
      2. 3.2. Evaluating Existing Business Requirements to Define Supporting Infrastructure
      3. 3.3. Designing and Recommending Strategies for Dependent Services that Impact High Availability
      4. 3.4. Summary
      5. 3.5. Exam Essentials
      6. 3.6. Review Questions
      7. 3.7. Answers to Review Questions
    4. 4. Designing and Planning Coexistence and Migrations
      1. 4.1. Designing and Planning Migaration of Legacy Exchange Features
        1. 4.1.1. Free/Busy Functionality
        2. 4.1.2. Migrating Public Folders
        3. 4.1.3. Offline Address Books
        4. 4.1.4. Recipient Update Service Migration
      2. 4.2. Designing Migration Strategies
        1. 4.2.1. Message Routing
        2. 4.2.2. Exchange Server 2007 and Administrative Groups
        3. 4.2.3. Managing Mailboxes in a Coexistence Environment
        4. 4.2.4. Discontinued Features
        5. 4.2.5. Inter-Forest Migration
        6. 4.2.6. Intra-Organization Migration
      3. 4.3. Planning Coexistence for Exchange Server 2003 and Exchange Server 2007
        1. 4.3.1. Message Routing Differences
        2. 4.3.2. Administration Differences
        3. 4.3.3. Server Role Coexistence
      4. 4.4. Summary
      5. 4.5. Exam Essentials
      6. 4.6. Review Questions
      7. 4.7. Answers to Review Questions
    5. 5. Defining Policies and Security Procedures
      1. 5.1. Designing a Solution to Address Regulatory and Legal Requirements
      2. 5.2. Legal-Compliance Requirements
        1. 5.2.1. Company-Compliance Requirements
        2. 5.2.2. Message Classifications
      3. 5.3. Designing Procedures for Message Content Filtering
        1. 5.3.1. Exchange Hosted Services
        2. 5.3.2. Antispam
        3. 5.3.3. Antivirus
      4. 5.4. Designing Secure Messaging
        1. 5.4.1. Administrative Security
        2. 5.4.2. Securing SMTP Email
        3. 5.4.3. Information Rights Management
      5. 5.5. Summary
      6. 5.6. Exam Essentials
      7. 5.7. Review Questions
      8. 5.8. Answers to Review Questions
  8. II. 70–238: Pro: Deploying Messaging Solutions with Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
    1. 6. Planning an Upgrade to Exchange Server 2007
      1. 6.1. Planning for Migration of Legacy Exchange Features
        1. 6.1.1. Exchange 2000 Server Features Not Supported in Exchange Server 2007
        2. 6.1.2. Exchange 2003 Server Features Not Supported in Exchange Server 2007
        3. 6.1.3. De-Emphasized Features in Exchange Server 2007
      2. 6.2. Planning the Exchange Server 2007 Upgrade Implementation
        1. 6.2.1. Documenting Your Existing Infrastructure
        2. 6.2.2. Checking Your Organization's Readiness for Exchange Server 2007
        3. 6.2.3. Preparing Active Directory for Exchange Server 2007
        4. 6.2.4. Deploying Exchange Server 2007
      3. 6.3. Summary
      4. 6.4. Exam Essentials
      5. 6.5. Review Questions
      6. 6.6. Answers to Review Questions
    2. 7. Planning a Migration to Exchange Server 2007
      1. 7.1. Key Vocabulary for This Chapter
      2. 7.2. Migrating from Exchange Server 5.5
      3. 7.3. Migrating from Exchange 2000 Server or Exchange Server 2003
        1. 7.3.1. Exchange Server 2007 and Windows Server Operating Systems: Upgrading to x64-bit
        2. 7.3.2. Choosing between Exchange 2007 Standard Edition and Enterprise Edition
        3. 7.3.3. Choosing between Exchange 2007 Standard CAL and Enterprise CAL
        4. 7.3.4. Readiness Checklist: Nine Steps to Getting Your Organization Ready for Exchange Server 2007
        5. 7.3.5. Preparing Active Directory for Exchange 2007
        6. 7.3.6. Installing Exchange 2007 in an Exchange 2003 Organization
        7. 7.3.7. Finalizing Your Exchange 2007 Installation
        8. 7.3.8. Coexistence: Life After Installation
      4. 7.4. Migrating from Third-Party Messaging Systems
        1. 7.4.1. Step 1: Installing the Notes Client and Transporter Suite for Lotus Domino 2007
        2. 7.4.2. Step 2: Establishing Messaging Connectivity
        3. 7.4.3. Step 3: Establishing Directory Synchronization
        4. 7.4.4. Step 4: Configuring the Free/Busy Connector
        5. 7.4.5. Step 5: Establishing Directory Synchronization
        6. 7.4.6. Step 6: Application Migration
        7. 7.4.7. Step 7: Decommissioning Domino Servers
      5. 7.5. Decommissioning the Old Infrastructure
      6. 7.6. Summary
      7. 7.7. Exam Essentials
      8. 7.8. Review Questions
      9. 7.9. Answers to Review Questions
    3. 8. Planning Exchange Server 2007 Interoperability
      1. 8.1. Planning Coexistence with Exchange 2000 Server and Exchange Server 2003 in a Single Organization
        1. 8.1.1. Planning for Coexistence of Messaging Services
        2. 8.1.2. Preparing for Coexistence with Legacy Exchange servers
        3. 8.1.3. Planning for Management Tools Coexistence with Legacy Versions of Exchange
      2. 8.2. Planning Interoperability with Exchange in Separate Organizations
        1. 8.2.1. Planning Directory Synchronization
        2. 8.2.2. Planning Free/Busy Calendaring Interoperability for Exchange Server 2007 Organizations
        3. 8.2.3. Planning Free/Busy Availability Interoperability for Exchange Server 2007 and Exchange 2003 Organizations
      3. 8.3. Planning Interoperability with Third-Party Messaging Systems
        1. 8.3.1. Planning Directory Synchronization with Third-Party Messaging Systems
        2. 8.3.2. Planning Messaging Coexistence with Third-Party Messaging Systems
        3. 8.3.3. Planning Free/Busy Availability Interoperability with Third-Party Messaging Systems
      4. 8.4. Planning Messaging Connectivity: SSL and TLS
      5. 8.5. Summary
      6. 8.6. Exam Essentials
      7. 8.7. Review Questions
      8. 8.8. Answers to Review Questions
    4. 9. Planning a Highly Available Exchange Server 2007 Implementation
      1. 9.1. Planning the Service's High-Availability Implementation
        1. 9.1.1. Implementing High Availability for Non-Mailbox Server Roles
        2. 9.1.2. Implementing High Availability for Mailbox Server Roles by Using a Single-Copy Cluster (SCC)
      2. 9.2. Planning a Data-Redundancy Implementation
        1. 9.2.1. Implementing Local Continuous Replication (LCR)
        2. 9.2.2. Implementing Cluster Continuous Replication (CCR)
        3. 9.2.3. Deciding Which Mailbox-Availability Strategy to Adopt
      3. 9.3. Using Dial-Tone Recovery
      4. 9.4. Implementing Database Portability
      5. 9.5. Summary
      6. 9.6. Exam Essentials
      7. 9.7. Review Questions
      8. 9.8. Answers to Review Questions
    5. 10. Planning a Backup and Recovery Solution for Exchange Server 2007
      1. 10.1. Planning Backup and Recovery
      2. 10.2. Planning and Implementing Backup Solutions for Mailbox Server Roles
        1. 10.2.1. Implementing Streaming Backups
        2. 10.2.2. Implementing Restores Using Streaming Backups
        3. 10.2.3. Implementing Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) for Backups
        4. 10.2.4. Implementing Backup Schedules
      3. 10.3. Planning and Implementing Backup and Recovery Solutions for Non-Mailbox Server Roles
        1. 10.3.1. Backup and Recovery for Edge Transport Servers
        2. 10.3.2. Backup and Recovery for Hub Transport Servers
        3. 10.3.3. Backup and Recovery for Client Access Servers
        4. 10.3.4. Backup and Recovery for Unified Messaging Servers
      4. 10.4. Summary
      5. 10.5. Exam Essentials
      6. 10.6. Review Questions
      7. 10.7. Answers to Review Questions
    6. 11. Planning the Exchange Server 2007 Storage Group Deployment
      1. 11.1. Planning the Storage Group Quantities and Layout
      2. 11.2. Planning the Number of Databases to Use
      3. 11.3. Planning the Maximum Database Size
      4. 11.4. Planning the Disk Volume Size and Configuration
      5. 11.5. Planning for I/O Requirements
      6. 11.6. Planning for Recovery Storage Groups
      7. 11.7. Summary
      8. 11.8. Exam Essentials
      9. 11.9. Review Questions
      10. 11.10. Answers to Review Questions
    7. 12. Planning the Exchange Server 2007 Server Role Deployment
      1. 12.1. Defining the Server Role Implementation Sequence
      2. 12.2. Defining Server Configurations Based on Roles
        1. 12.2.1. Configuring the Client Access Server Role
        2. 12.2.2. Configuring the Edge Transport Server Role
        3. 12.2.3. Configuring the Hub Transport Server Role
        4. 12.2.4. Configuring the Mailbox Server Role
        5. 12.2.5. Configuring the Unified Messaging Server Role
        6. 12.2.6. Configuring Multiple Server Roles
      3. 12.3. Verifying that Dependent Services Meet Requirements
        1. 12.3.1. Requirements for the Client Access Server Role
        2. 12.3.2. Requirements for the Edge Transport Server Role
        3. 12.3.3. Requirements for the Hub Transport Server Role
        4. 12.3.4. Requirements for the Mailbox Server Role
        5. 12.3.5. Requirements for the Unified Messaging Server Role
      4. 12.4. Summary
      5. 12.5. Exam Essentials
      6. 12.6. Review Questions
      7. 12.7. Answers to Review Questions
    8. 13. Planning the Deployment of Exchange Server 2007 Services
      1. 13.1. Implementing Autodiscover
        1. 13.1.1. How Do Clients Find the Autodiscover Agent?
        2. 13.1.2. Configuring Exchange Services for the Autodiscover Service
        3. 13.1.3. Configuring ActiveSync Autodiscover Settings
        4. 13.1.4. Additional Considerations when Deploying the Autodiscover Service
      2. 13.2. Implementing the Availability Service
        1. 13.2.1. Process Flow for the Availability Service
        2. 13.2.2. Out-of-Office Information
        3. 13.2.3. Additional Considerations When Deploying the Availability Service
      3. 13.3. Implementing Mobile Devices
        1. 13.3.1. Windows Mobile Version Feature Matrix
        2. 13.3.2. Exchange ActiveSync Mailbox Policies
        3. 13.3.3. Managing Mobile Devices
        4. 13.3.4. Managing Microsoft-Server-ActiveSync Virtual Directory
      4. 13.4. Implementing Microsoft Outlook Web Access
        1. 13.4.1. Managing Outlook Web Access Virtual Directories
        2. 13.4.2. Managing Outlook Web Access URLs
        3. 13.4.3. Additional Considerations for Outlook Web Access
      5. 13.5. Implementing Outlook Anywhere
        1. 13.5.1. Deploying Outlook Anywhere
        2. 13.5.2. Managing Outlook Anywhere
      6. 13.6. Implementing POP3/IMAP4
      7. 13.7. Implementing Public Folders
        1. 13.7.1. Creating and Configuring the Public Folder Databases
        2. 13.7.2. Creating and Configuring Public Folders
      8. 13.8. Implementing Connectors
        1. 13.8.1. Send Connectors
        2. 13.8.2. Receive Connectors
        3. 13.8.3. Foreign Connectors
      9. 13.9. Implementing Content Indexing
      10. 13.10. Implementing DSAccess
      11. 13.11. Summary
      12. 13.12. Exam Essentials
      13. 13.13. Review Questions
      14. 13.14. Answers to Review Questions
    9. 14. Planning Antivirus and Antispam for Exchange Server 2007
      1. 14.1. Understanding Microsoft Exchange Hosted Services
        1. 14.1.1. Microsoft Exchange Hosted Filtering
        2. 14.1.2. Microsoft Exchange Hosted Archiving
        3. 14.1.3. Microsoft Exchange Hosted Continuity
        4. 14.1.4. Microsoft Exchange Hosted Encryption
      2. 14.2. Planning and Implementing Exchange Server 2007 Antispam Features
        1. 14.2.1. Connection Filtering
        2. 14.2.2. IP Allow and IP Block
        3. 14.2.3. Real-Time Allow/Block Lists
        4. 14.2.4. Sender and Recipient Filtering
        5. 14.2.5. Sender ID Filtering
        6. 14.2.6. Content Filtering
        7. 14.2.7. Attachment Filtering
        8. 14.2.8. Sender Reputation Filtering
      3. 14.3. Understanding Microsoft Exchange Forefront Security
      4. 14.4. Implementing Antivirus Software
      5. 14.5. Summary
      6. 14.6. Exam Essentials
      7. 14.7. Review Questions
      8. 14.8. Answers to Review Questions
    10. 15. Planning Exchange Server 2007 Security
      1. 15.1. Planning the Network Layer Security Implementation
        1. 15.1.1. Defining Firewall Rules
        2. 15.1.2. Defining Secure Communication Solutions Using IPSec, VPN, and TLS
      2. 15.2. Planning the Transport Rules Implementation
        1. 15.2.1. Using Transport Rules
        2. 15.2.2. Using Edge Rules
        3. 15.2.3. Implementing Transport Rules
      3. 15.3. Implementing S/MIME
      4. 15.4. Implementing Message Journaling
        1. 15.4.1. Journal Reports
        2. 15.4.2. Journaling Mailboxes
        3. 15.4.3. Standard Journaling
        4. 15.4.4. Premium Journaling
      5. 15.5. Protecting Exchange Server 2007 with ISA 2006
        1. 15.5.1. Routing SMTP Messages
        2. 15.5.2. Configuring Client Access
      6. 15.6. Summary
      7. 15.7. Exam Essentials
      8. 15.8. Review Questions
      9. 15.9. Answers to Review Questions
    11. 16. Planning Exchange Server 2007 Compliance
      1. 16.1. Email Compliance
      2. 16.2. Messaging Records Management
        1. 16.2.1. MRM Requirements
        2. 16.2.2. Planning MRM
        3. 16.2.3. Managed Folders
        4. 16.2.4. Managed Content Settings
        5. 16.2.5. Managed Folder Mailbox Policies
        6. 16.2.6. Managed Folder Assistant
      3. 16.3. Message Classification
        1. 16.3.1. Dependencies of Message Classification
        2. 16.3.2. Configuring Message Classifications for Different Locales
        3. 16.3.3. Configuring Message Classifications for Outlook 2007
        4. 16.3.4. Assigning Message Classifications with Transport Rules
      4. 16.4. Rights Management Service (RMS) Integration
        1. 16.4.1. RMS and Exchange Server 2007
      5. 16.5. Summary
      6. 16.6. Exam Essentials
      7. 16.7. Review Questions
      8. 16.8. Answers to Review Questions
    12. 17. Planning for Exchange Server 2007 Messaging Infrastructure Improvements and Maintenance
      1. 17.1. Planning for Infrastructure or Configuration Changes
        1. 17.1.1. Documenting Your Exchange Server 2007 Organization
        2. 17.1.2. Analyzing Business Requirements
        3. 17.1.3. Defining the Issue and Identifying the Changes Necessary
        4. 17.1.4. Preparing Your Change Deployment
        5. 17.1.5. Case Study: Improving Outlook Web Access Availability
      2. 17.2. Planning Change Management
        1. 17.2.1. Creating a Request for Change (RFC)
        2. 17.2.2. Assessing and Classifying the Change
        3. 17.2.3. Seeking Change Approval
        4. 17.2.4. Developing the Change
        5. 17.2.5. Deploying the Change
        6. 17.2.6. Reviewing the Change
      3. 17.3. Planning Patch and Service Pack Implementation
        1. 17.3.1. Phase 1: Assess
        2. 17.3.2. Phase 2: Identify
        3. 17.3.3. Phase 3: Evaluate and Plan
        4. 17.3.4. Phase 4: Deploy
      4. 17.4. Planning a Monitoring and Reporting Solution
        1. 17.4.1. Using Windows and Exchange Tools for Monitoring and Reporting
        2. 17.4.2. Using MOM 2005 SP1 for Monitoring and Reporting
        3. 17.4.3. Exchange Server 2007 Management Pack Reporting Services
      5. 17.5. Summary
      6. 17.6. Exam Essentials
      7. 17.7. Review Questions
      8. 17.8. Answers to Review Questions
    13. A. About the Companion CD
      1. A.1. What You'll Find on the CD
        1. A.1.1. Sybex Test Engine
        2. A.1.2. PDF of the Book
        3. A.1.3. Adobe Reader
        4. A.1.4. Electronic Flashcards
      2. A.2. System Requirements
      3. A.3. Using the CD
      4. A.4. Troubleshooting
        1. A.4.1. Customer Care
  9. Glossary