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Overview

MCITP GUIDE TO MICROSOFT WINDOWS SERVER 2008, Server Administration (Exam 70-646) prepares the reader to administer networks using the Microsoft Windows Server 2008 operating system and to pass the MCITP 70-646 certification exam. Focusing on updates to the software and in-depth coverage of the administration aspects of Windows Server 2008, this book includes topics such as installing, configuring, managing and troubleshooting. In addition, the book includes fundamental coverage of topics from other MCTS certifications. This full-color book also features a series of activities and readings designed to engage readers and offer real-world operating system experiences to users at any level.

Michael Palmer,

Michael Palmer, Ph.D., is an industry consultant and educator who has written numerous networking and operating systems books, including best-selling books about Microsoft® Windows® Server systems and UNIX®/Linux®. He is president of CertQuick, which provides computer and networking consulting services, technical authoring services, and computer science curriculum development for schools. Dr. Palmer has worked for 30 years in higher education and industry as an instructor, professor, systems and networking specialist, technical manager, department head, and consultant. He holds bachelor's, master's, and doctorate degrees from the University of Colorado at Boulder.
  • Full-color content maps fully to MCITP Certification Exam #70-646: Windows Server 2008, Server Administration.
  • Hands-on activities are interspersed throughout each chapter for a balance of conceptual material and hands-on reinforcement.
  • Case projects encourage readers to review and apply key concepts through real-world set up and administrative scenarios.
  • Includes a new appendix with a step-by-step guide to using virtualization software.
  • Contains full coverage of the new features in Windows Server 2008 including new administrative, security, virtualization, reliability, and monitoring features as well as Windows 7 as a server client.
  • Comes with a 120-day evaluation version of Microsoft Windows Server 2008.
1. Introduction to Windows Server 2008.
2. Installing Windows Server 2008.
3. Configuring The Windows Servers 2008 Environment.
4. Introduction to Active Directory and Account Management.
5. Configuring, Managing, and Troubleshooting Resource Access.
6. Configuring Windows Server 2008 Printing.
7. Configuring and Managing Date Storage.
8. Managing Windows Server 2008 Network Services.
9. Deploying Internet Information Services and Certificate Authority.
10. Configuring Remote Access Services.
11. Windows Server 2008 Virtualization.
12. Application and Data Provisioning.
13. Securing Windows Server 2008.
14. Server and Network Monitoring.
15. Managing System Reliability and Availability.
APPENDIX A: MCITP 70-646 Exam Objectives
APPENDIX B: Windows Server 2008 R2 Enhancements.
APPENDIX C: A Step-by-Step Guide to Using Virtualization Software.
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