MCTS: Windows Server 2008 R2 Complete Study Guide (Exams 70-640, 70-642 and 70-643)

  • 20h 29m
  • William Panek
  • Sybex
  • 2011

This comprehensive study guide prepares you for all three of Microsoft's new Windows Server 2008 R2 Active Directory, Configuring (Exam 70-640); Windows Server 2008 R2 Network Infrastructure, Configuring (Exam 70-642); and Windows Server 2008 R2 Applications Infrastructure, Configuring (Exam 70-643).

The book covers all exam topics including Domain Name System (DNS), Active Directory, security, remote access, web services, Windows SharePoint Services, virtualization, and much more.

Inside, find:

  • Full coverage of all exam objectives for all three exams 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 exams

About the Author

William Panek, MCT, MCTS, MCITP, MCSA+ Security and Messaging, MCSE+ Security and Messaging, MCDBA, CCNA, CHFI, is founder of Stellacon Corporation, a Microsoft Certified Gold Partner and a Certified Learning Solutions Provider, and leading training provider on the East Coast. He has authored numerous Microsoft certification books, including MCTS: Windows 7 Configuration Study Guide, MCTS: Windows Server 2008 Active Directory Configuration Study Guide, and MCTS: Windows Server Network Infrastructure Configuration Study Guide, all from Sybex.

In this Book

  • Overview of Active Directory
  • Domain Name System (DNS)
  • Active Directory Planning and Installation
  • Installing and Managing Trees and Forests
  • Configuring Sites and Replication
  • Configuring Active Directory Server Roles
  • Administering Active Directory
  • Configuring Group Policy Objects
  • Planning Security for Active Directory
  • Active Directory Optimization and Reliability
  • Understanding Windows Server 2008 R2 Networking
  • Configuring TCP/IP
  • Managing DHCP and DNS
  • 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
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 Storage Services
  • Remote Desktop Services in Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Configuring Web Services Infrastructure
  • Advanced Web Infrastructure Configuration
  • Configuring Additional Communication Services
  • Configuring Windows SharePoint 2010 Foundation
  • Using Virtualization in Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Deploying Servers
  • Configuring High Availability in Windows Server 2008 R2
  • MCTS—Windows Server 2008 Exam Objectives