MCTS: Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure Configuration (Exam 70-642)

  • 9h 35m
  • James Chellis, Tylor Wentworth, Will Panek
  • Sybex
  • 2008

Get ready for the new Windows Server 2008 certification track

With Microsoft's release of Windows Server 2008 and a new generation of certification exams, network administrators have more reason than ever to certify their expertise in the world's leading server software. Inside, find the full coverage you need to prepare for Exam 70-642: Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure, Configuring, one of three specializations in the Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS) certification track and a prerequisite for the MCITP certifications in Windows Server 2008. Inside, you'll find:

  • Full coverage of all exam objectives in a systematic approach, so you can be confident you're getting the instruction you need for the exam
  • Practical hands-on exercises to reinforce critical skills
  • Real-world scenarios that put what you've learned in the context of actual job roles
  • Challenging review questions in each chapter to prepare you for exam day
  • Exam Essentials, a key feature in each chapter that identifies critical areas you must become proficient in before taking the exam

About the Authors

William Panek (MCP, MCP+I, MCSA, MCSA W/Security & Messaging, MCSE — NT (3.51 & 4.0), MCSE — 2000 & 2003, MCSE W/Security & Messaging, MCDBA, MCT, MCTS (Windows Server 2008 Active Directory: Configuration, Windows Server 2008 Applications Infrastructure: Configuration, Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure: Configuration, Microsoft Windows Vista: Configuration, SQL Server 2005), MCITP, CCNA, CHFI)

After many successful years in the computer industry and a degree in computer programming, William Panek decided that he could better use his talents and his personality as an instructor. He started teaching for The Associates—instructing at such schools as Boston University, Clark University, and Globalnet, just to name a few. In 1998 William started Stellacon Corporation. Stellacon has become one of New England's leading training companies. He brings years of real world expertise to the classroom and strives to ensure that each and every student has an understanding of the course material. Over his 10 years of teaching experience, William has helped thousands of students get certified.

Tylor Wentworth (MCP, MCP+I, MCSA, MCSA W/Security & Messaging, MCSE — NT (4.0), MCSE — 2000 & 2003, MCSE W/Security & Messaging, MCT, MCTS, CCNA, CCNP, BSEE, FCC RF Licensed)

Tylor Wentworth is a member of the IEEE with membership in the standards committee. Tylor has been involved in computers and networking for over fifteen years. He has worked for large companies such as Computer Associates, Liberty Mutual, Time Warner, Fairpoint Communications, Enterasys, among many others. He has shared his networking knowledge and experience developing and delivering custom curriculum for numerous network infrastructure classes, recently completing VPN, Voice over IP, IPv6, and QoS. He delivers Microsoft Official Curriculum both publicly and privately on a regular basis. Tylor owned Intelligence Quest, a training company which merged with Stellacon Corporation and is now Director of Operations for Stellacon with training locations in Portsmouth and North Conway, New Hampshire as well as Dallas, Texas.

James Chellis, MCSE, has co-authored more than 30 IT certification titles in print. He is currently CEO of Comcourse, Inc., an online education provider.

In this Book

  • Introduction
  • Assessment Test
  • Understanding Windows Server 2008 Networking
  • TCP/IP
  • Domain Name System (DNS)
  • Managing Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
  • Managing Routing and Remote Access
  • Managing Remote Access Services
  • Managing Security for Remote Access Services
  • Managing File and Print Services
  • Monitoring and Managing a Network Infrastructure
  • About the Companion CD