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MCITP Windows Server® 2008 Server Administrator: Study Guide

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Master Windows Server 2008 and navigate every detail of Microsoft’s new MCITP: Windows Server 2008 Server Administrator exam with the information in MCITP: Windows Server 2008 Administration Study Guide (Exam 70-646, with CD). Learn the infrastructure, Web, and IT application servers and also how to use scripts and batch files to accomplish tasks on a regular basis. As a Server Administrator, you will understand how to manage the server operating system, file, and directory services, distribute software, patches, and updates, profile and monitor assigned servers, and troubleshoot.

Table of Contents

  1. Copyright
  2. Dear Reader
  3. Dedication
  4. Acknowledgments
  5. About the Author
  6. Introduction
  7. Introducing Windows Server 2008
    1. Windows Server 2008 Editions
    2. Key Benefits of Windows Server 2008
    3. New Features of Windows Server 2008
    4. Installing Windows Server 2008
    5. Review of Active Directory
    6. Summary
    7. Exam Essentials
    8. Review Questions
    9. Answers to Review Questions
  8. Planning Server Deployments
    1. Introducing Windows Deployment Services
    2. Introducing Server Core
    3. Creating a Rollback Plan
    4. Utilizing Virtualization
    5. Summary
    6. Exam Essentials
    7. Review Questions
    8. Answers to Review Questions
  9. Using Windows Server 2008 Management Tools
    1. Server-Monitoring Tools
    2. Remote Management
    3. Windows Server Update Services
    4. System Center Configuration Manager
    5. Summary
    6. Exam Essentials
    7. Review Questions
    8. Answers to Review Questions
  10. Monitoring and Maintaining Network Infrastructure Servers
    1. Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol
    2. Domain Name System
    3. Windows Internet Naming Service
    4. Network Access Protection
    5. Summary
    6. Exam Essentials
    7. Review Questions
    8. Answers To Review Questions
  11. Monitoring and Maintaining Active Directory
    1. Active Directory Roles
    2. Active Directory Rights and Permissions
    3. Active Directory Backup and Recovery
    4. Group Policy
    5. Summary
    6. Exam Essentials
    7. Review Questions
    8. Answers to Review Questions
  12. Monitoring and Maintaining Print and File Servers
    1. File Servers
    2. Print Servers
    3. Distributed File System
    4. SharePoint Services
    5. Summary
    6. Exam Essentials
    7. Review Questions
    8. Answers to Review Questions
  13. Planning Terminal Services Servers
    1. Terminal Services Servers
    2. Internet Information Services
    3. Summary
    4. Exam Essentials
    5. Review Questions
    6. Answers To Review Questions
  14. Planning Windows Server 2008 Security
    1. Disk-Level Security with BitLocker
    2. Encrypting File System
    3. Auditing for Server Security
    4. Network Security
    5. Summary
    6. Exam Essentials
    7. Review Questions
    8. Answers to Review Questions
  15. Planning Business Continuity and High Availability
    1. Shadow Copies
    2. Disks
    3. Failover Clustering
    4. Network Load Balancing
    5. Windows Server Backup Features
    6. Windows Recovery Environment
    7. Summary
    8. Exam Essentials
    9. Review Questions
    10. Answers to Review Questions
  16. About the Companion CD
    1. What You'll Find on the CD
    2. System Requirements
    3. Using the CD
    4. Troubleshooting
  17. Glossary
    1. A
    2. B
    3. C
    4. D
    5. E
    6. F
    7. G
    8. I
    9. K
    10. L
    11. N
    12. O
    13. P
    14. R
    15. S
    16. T
    17. U
    18. V
    19. W