First Look: Getting Started with Branch Office Management in Windows Server 2008

Code: 6402
Course duration: 1 days

6402: First Look: Getting Started with Branch Office Management in Windows Server 2008 (1 Day)

About This Clinic

This one and one-half–hour clinic provides in-depth knowledge on the following Windows Server 2008 Branch Office functionality: Branch Office Server Deployment and Administration, Branch Office Security

Audience Profile

IT professionals currently experienced on the technologies included in Windows Server 2000 and/or Windows Server 2003, and who hold an MCSE or MCSA certification and/or equivalent knowledge.

Clinic Outline

Module 1: Branch Server Deployment and Administration

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • List the improvements that have been made to Active Directory in Windows Server 2008 and identify the benefits.
  • Describe Restartable AD and understand why to use it.
  • Describe a Read-Only Domain Controller and determine when to use one.
  • List the new server roles that exist in Windows Server 2008 that will benefit a branch office environment and understand how are they implemented.
  • List the changes that have been made to DNS that support the new AD capabilities of Windows Server 2008.
  • Understand how to improve file system management in branch office environments.
  • Describe print service improvements that exist in Windows Server 2008 that benefit a branch office environment.
  • Understand how the enhancements to Terminal Services in Windows Server 2008 assist administrators in better managing their server and network environments.
  • Describe the Next Generation TCP/IP Stack. Understand how it benefits the branch office environment.
  • Describe Server Virtualization in Windows Server 2008 and list the benefits it brings to the branch office environment.

Module 2: Branch Office Security

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the special challenges branch office environments face with regard to physically securing servers and data.
  • Understand the challenges that exist in protecting network communications with the branch.
  • Understand how Windows Server 2008 mitigates these challenges.
  • Understand how an RODC benefits a branch office environment.
  • Describe BitLocker. Understand how it benefits a branch office environment.
  • Describe Network Access Protection and understand how it benefits a branch office environment.
  • List the improvements that have been made to Windows Firewall and describe how this simplifies the configuration of IPSec for the branch.
  • Understand the benefits of using IPSec.

Guaranteed to Run

2018-03-07 09:00 to 2018-03-09 17:00
Fort Lauderdale, Florida (Virtual Instructor-Led)
2017-12-11 09:00 to 2017-12-15 17:00
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2017-12-04 09:00 to 2017-12-08 17:00
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2017-12-04 09:00 to 2017-12-08 17:00
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2017-11-27 09:00 to 2017-12-01 17:00
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2017-11-27 08:00 to 2017-12-01 17:15
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