Windows 2008 Enterprise Edition is considered as Microsoft’s most reliable, scalable and high-performing server operating system. It has been designed to simplify the process of Migration from the previous versions of windows; managing mission critical data with enhanced security technology and provides maximum server uptime for sophisticated business needs.

MCITP: Enterprise Administrator on Windows Server 2008 (5 Modules)

  1. 70-620 (5115, 5116, 5347, 5354) -Windows Vista, Configuring
  2. 70–640 (6424, 6425, 6426) – Windows Server 2008 Active Directory, Configuring
  3. 70-642 (6041) – Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure, Configuring
  4. 70-643 (6041) – Windows Server 2008 Application Infrastructure, Configuring
  5. 70-647 (6435, 6436, 6437) – Windows Server 2008, Enterprise Administrator

 


1. Exam Code 70-620 (5115, 5116, 5347, 5354) – Windows Vista, Configuring:

Installing and Upgrading Windows Vista

  • Identify hardware requirements
  • Perform a clean installation
  • Upgrade to Windows Vista from previous versions
  • Upgrade from one edition of Windows Vista to another edition
  • Troubleshoot Windows Vista installation issues
  • Install and Configure Windows Vista drivers

Configuring and troubleshooting Post-installation system settings

  • Troubleshoot post-installation configuration issues
  • Configure and troubleshoot Windows Aero
  • Configure and troubleshoot parental control
  • Configure Microsoft Internet Explorer

Configuring Windows Security features

  • Configure and troubleshoot User account Control
  • Configure Windows Defender
  • Configure Dynamic Security for Microsoft Internet Explorer 7
  • Configure Security settings in Windows Firewall

Configuring Network Connectivity

  • Configuring networking by using the Network and Sharing Center
  • Troubleshoot connectivity issues
  • Configure remote access

Configuring applications included with Windows Vista

  • Configure and troubleshoot media applications
  • Configure Windows mail
  • Configure Windows Meeting space
  • Configure Windows Calendar
  • Configure Windows Fax and Scan
  • Configure Windows Sidebar

Maintaining and optimizing systems that run Windows Vista

  • Troubleshoot performance issues
  • Troubleshoot reliability issues by using built-in diagnostic tools
  • Configure Windows update
  • Configure data protection

Configuring and troubleshooting mobile computing

Configure mobile display settings
Configure mobile devices
Configure Tablet PC software
Configure power options


2. Exam Code 70 – 640 (6424, 6425, 6426) – Windows Server 2008 Active Directory,Configuring:

Configuring DNS for Active Directory

  • Configuring zones
  • Configuring DNS server settings
  • Configuring zone transfer and Replication

Configuring the AD infrastructure

  • Configuring a forest or a domain
  • Configuring trusts
  • Configuring sites
  • Configuring AD replication
  • Configuring the global catalog
  • Configuring operation masters

Configuring additional AD server roles

  • Configuring AD Lightweight Directory Services (AD LDS)
  • Configuring AD Rights Management Service (AD RMS)
  • Configuring read-only domain controller (RODC)
  • Configuring AD Federation Services (AD FS)

Configuring and maintaining AD objects

  • Automate creation of AD accounts
  • Maintain AD accounts
  • Create and apply Group Policy objects (GPOs)
  • Configure GPO templates
  • Configure software deployment GPOs
  • Configure account polices
  • Configure audit policy by using GPOs

Maintaining the AD environment

  • Configuring backup and recovery
  • Perform offline maintenance
  • Monitor AD

Configuring AD Certificate Services

  • Install AD Certificate Services
  • Configure CA server settings
  • Manage certificate templates
  • Manage Enrollments
  • Manage Certificate revocations


3. Exam Code 70-642 (6041) – Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure, Configuring:

Configuring IP Addressing and Services

  • Configuring IPv4 and IPv6 addressing
  • Configuring Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
  • Configuring routing
  • Configuring IPsec

Configuring Name Resolution

  • Configuring DNS Server
  • Configuring DNS zones
  • Configuring DNS records
  • Configuring DNS replication
  • Configuring name resolution for client computers

Configuring Network Access

  • Configure remote access
  • Configure Network Access Protection (NAP)
  • Configure network authentication
  • Configure wireless access
  • Configure firewall settings

Configuring File and Print Services

Configure a file server
Configure Distributed File System (DFS)
Configure shadow copy services
Configure backup and restore
Manage Disk Quotas
Configure and monitor print services

Monitoring and Managing a Network Infrastructure

Configure Windows Server Update Services (WSUS) server settings
Capture performance data
Monitor event logs
Gather network data


4. Exam Code 70-643 (6041) – Windows Server 2008 Application Infrastructure, Configuring:

Deploy Servers

  • Deploy images by using Windows Deployment Services
  • Configure Microsoft Windows Activation
  • Configure high availability
  • Configure storage

Configuring Terminal Services

  • Configure Windows Server 2008 Terminal Services RemoteApp (TS RemoteApp)
  • Configure Terminal Services Gateway
  • Configure Terminal Services load balancing
  • Configure and monitor Terminal Services resources
  • Configure Terminal Services Licensing
  • Configure Terminal Services client connections
  • Configure Terminal Services server options

Configuring a Web Services Infrastructure

  • Configure Web applications
  • Manage Web sites
  • Configure a File Transfer Protocol (FTP) server
  • Configure Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP).
  • Manager Internet Information Services (IIS)
  • Configure SSL security
  • Configure Web site authentication and permissions

Configuring Network Application Services

  • Configure Windows Media Server
  • Configure Digital Rights Management (DRM)
  • Configure Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services server options
  • Configure Windows SharePoint Services e-mail integration.

5. Exam Code 70-647 (6435, 6436, 6437) – Windows Server 2008, Enterprise Administrator:

Planning Network and Application Services

  • Plan for name resolution and IP addressing
  • Design for network access
  • Plan for Terminal Services

Design Core Identity and Access Management Components

  • Design AD forests and domains
  • Design the AD physical topology
  • Design the AD administrative model
  • Design the enterprise-level group policy strategy

Designing Support Identity and Access Management Components

  • Plan for domain or forest migration, upgrade and restructuring
  • Design the branch office deployment
  • Design and implement public key infrastructure
  • Plan for interoperability

Design for Business Continuity and Data Availability

  • Plan for business continuity
  • Design for software updates and compliance management
  • Design the operating system virtualization strategy
  • Design for data management and data access

Exam Code 70-648 (covers 70-640 and 70-642) (6415, 6416)

Upgrading your MCSA on Windows Server 2003 to Windows Server 2008, TS

Configuring Network Access

  • Configure remote access
  • Configure Network Access Protection (NAP) components
  • Configure network authentication
  • Configure data transmission protocols
  • Configure wireless access
  • Configure certificate services
  • Configure DHCP
  • Configure IPv4 and IPv6
  • Configure routing

Configuring the Domain Name System (DNS)

  • Configure DNS
  • Configure zone resolution
  • Configure DNS client settings
  • Configure DHCP and WINS for DNS

Deploying Servers

  • Configure Windows Deployment Services (WDS)
  • Capture WDS images
  • Deploy WDS images
  • Configure Windows Activation
  • Create virtual computers
  • Configure virtual server settings
  • Install Windows Server Enterprise
  • Install Server core

Configuring Server roles

  • Implement server roles by using server manager
  • Configure AD LDS
  • Configure AD RMS
  • Configure the AD server role
  • Configure the read-only domain controller (RODC)
  • Configure AD certificates services and PKI
  • Configure AD Federation Services (AD FS)

Maintaining the Active Directory Environment

  • Configure backup and recovery
  •  Perform offline maintenance
  • Configure custom application directory partitions
  • Configure AD DS auditing
  • Configure audit policy by using Group Policy objects (GPOs)
  • Monitor Active Directory

Configuring the Active Directory Infrastructure

  • Configure communication security for AD
  • Configure authentication