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MCTS 70-642 Exam Cram: Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure, Configuring

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Covers the critical information you need to know to score higher on your 70-642 Exam!

  • Configure IPv4 and IPv6 addressing and services

  • Work efficiently with Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)

  • Manage advanced server features such as Server Core and Hyper-V

  • Configure routing, including RIP and OSPF-based routing

  • Secure networks with firewalls, policies, IPSec, authentication, Network Access Protection, and the Baseline Security Analyzer

  • Configure DNS servers, zones, records, replication, and client computer name resolution

  • Manage remote access, from NAT and VPNs to RRAS and RADIUS services

  • Implement secure wireless access using SSID, WEP, WPA, WPA2, and group policies

  • Configure file and print services, including disk quotas, DFS, and EFS

  • Establish efficient automated backups and manage restores

  • Monitor network performance and events

  • Streamline updates with Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)

  • CD Features MeasureUp Practice Questions!

  • Detailed explanations of correct and incorrect answers

  • Multiple test modes

  • Random questions and order of answers

  • Coverage of each 70-642 Exam objective

  • Table of Contents

    1. Title Page
    2. Copyright Page
    3. Contents at a Glance
    4. Table of Contents
    5. Introduction
    6. Self-Assessment
    7. Chapter 1: Managing Windows Server 2008
      1. Server Roles
      2. Windows Features
      3. Configuring and Managing Windows
      4. Administrative Tools
      5. Initial Configuration Tasks
      6. Microsoft Remote Server Administration Tools (RSAT)
      7. Server Core
      8. Exam Prep Questions
      9. Answers to Exam Prep Questions
      10. Need to Know More?
    8. Chapter 2: IP Addressing
      1. Physical Addresses, Logical Addresses, and Logical Names
      2. IP Addressing
      3. IPv6
      4. TCP/IP Ports and Sockets
      5. Configuring IP Addresses in Windows Server 2008
      6. Troubleshooting IP Addressing
      7. Exam Prep Questions
      8. Answers to Exam Prep Questions
      9. Need to Know More?
    9. Chapter 3: Name Resolution
      1. Domain Name System
      2. DNS Services in Windows Server 2008
      3. Monitoring and Troubleshooting DNS Services
      4. Introduction to Windows Internet Name Service
      5. Installing and Managing WINS Server
      6. Deploying a GlobalNames Zone
      7. Exam Prep Questions
      8. Answers to Exam Prep Questions
      9. Need to Know More?
    10. Chapter 4: DHCP Services
      1. Introduction to DHCP Services
      2. Monitoring and Troubleshooting DHCP Services
      3. Exam Prep Questions
      4. Answers to Exam Prep Questions
      5. Need to Know More?
    11. Chapter 5: Routing and Filtering Network Traffic
      1. Routing and Routers
      2. Routing and Remote Access Service (RRAS)
      3. Creating Static Routes
      4. Demand-Dial Routing
      5. Managing RIP
      6. Packet Filters
      7. Windows Firewall
      8. Network Address Translation
      9. Exam Prep Questions
      10. Answers to Exam Prep Questions
      11. Need to Know More?
    12. Chapter 6: Controlling Network Access
      1. Dial-Up Networking
      2. IPSec
      3. VPN Overview
      4. Configuring a VPN
      5. Network Access Protection (NAP)
      6. Wireless Connection
      7. Exam Prep Questions
      8. Answers to Exam Prep Questions
      9. Need to Know More?
    13. Chapter 7: File Services
      1. Rights and Permissions
      2. NTFS Permissions
      3. Sharing Files and Folders
      4. File Encryption
      5. Compression
      6. Distributed File System
      7. Shadow Copies of Shared Folders
      8. Backup and Restore
      9. NTFS Disk Quotas
      10. File Server Resource Manager
      11. Support for UNIX and NFS
      12. Exam Prep Questions
      13. Answers to Exam Prep Questions
      14. Need to Know More?
    14. Chapter 8: Print Services
      1. Printer Terminology
      2. Local Versus Network Printing
      3. Printing Process
      4. Installing a Printer on Windows Server 2008
      5. Printer Properties
      6. Printer Permissions
      7. Internet Printing
      8. Managing the Print Spooler
      9. Printers, Print Devices, and Printer Pools
      10. Managing Print Jobs
      11. Line Printer Daemon (LPD) Service
      12. Redirecting Print Jobs
      13. Looking at the Logs
      14. Auditing Printer Access
      15. Monitoring Print Queue Performance
      16. Print Management Console
      17. Troubleshooting Printing Problems
      18. Exam Prep Questions
      19. Answers to Exam Prep Questions
      20. Need to Know More?
    15. Chapter 9: Monitoring and Managing a Network Infrastructure
      1. Microsoft Updates
      2. Baseline Security Analyzer
      3. Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
      4. Network Monitor
      5. Exam Prep Questions
      6. Answers to Exam Prep Questions
      7. Need to Know More?
    16. Chapter 10: Practice Exam I
    17. Chapter 11: Answers to Practice Exam I
      1. Answers at a Glance
      2. Answers with Explanations
    18. Chapter 12: Practice Exam 2
    19. Chapter 13: Answers to Practice Exam 2
      1. Answers at a Glance
      2. Answers with Explanations
    20. Appendix A: Number Systems
      1. Binary Number System
      2. Hexadecimal Number System
      3. Using Microsoft Calculator
    21. Appendix B: What’s on the CD-ROM
      1. Multiple Test Modes
      2. Attention to Exam Objectives
      3. Installing the CD
      4. Creating a Shortcut to the MeasureUp Practice Tests
      5. Technical Support
    22. Glossary
    23. Index
    24. Appendix Exam Cram: The 70-642 Cram Sheet