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LabConnection on DVD for MCTS Guide to Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure Configuration (exam #70-642), 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1111310165  |  ISBN-13: 9781111310165
  • © 2011 | Published
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Overview

With powerful computer-based exercises, lab simulations and in-depth remediation capabilities, LabConnection® provides a uniquely integrated supplement to hands-on networking courses, and can be used both as a virtual lab and homework assignment tool. LabConnection supports Cengage Learning's MCTS GUIDE TO MICROSOFT WINDOWS SERVER 2008 NETWORK INFRASTRUCTURE CONFIGURATION and MCTS Certification Exam #70-642, and offers remediation towards both. LabConnection, by dti Publishing, is a system that enables exercises and labs to be embedded within the curriculum and instruction. The system is designed for instructor led learning but can also be built into a distance learning course. The standalone DVD version allows use of the simulation product without the necessity of online access. LabConnection is also available as online and institutional versions, with full learning management capabilities.

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Features and Benefits

  • Enhanced Comprehension: All completed labs reflect a complete understanding of the tasks and concepts as they directly relate to the referenced curriculum and the Cengage Learning textbook. Through LabConnection's guidance in the virtual lab environment, the student develops skills that are accurate and consistently effective.
  • Exercises: Includes exercises that assess and prepare the learner for the virtual labs, establishing and solidifying the skills and knowledge required to complete the lab.
  • Virtual Labs: Labs consist of end-to-end procedures performed in a rich simulated environment where the learner can practice the skills required of professionals and on standardized exams.
  • Guided Learning: LabConnection allows learners to make mistakes but alerts them to errors made before they can move on to the next step, sometimes offering demonstration as well as media rich answers, all in a simple, intuitive interface.
  • Video demonstrations: Instructor-led video demonstrations guide the learners step by step through the labs while providing additional insights to solidify the concepts.

Table of Contents

1. An Introduction to Windows Server 2008.
2. Installing Windows Server 2008.
3. Networking with Windows Server 2008.
4. Installing and Configuring the Dynamic Host Configuration.
5. Introduction to DNS in Windows Server 2008.
6. Managing and Administering DNS in Windows Server 2008.
7. Configuring File Services in Windows Server 2008.
8. Introduction to Printers in a Windows Server 2008 Network.
9. Network Policy and Access Services in Windows Server 2008.
10. Securing Windows Server 2008.
11. Managing and Monitoring a Windows Server 2008 Network.

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  • Online Printed Access Card

    ISBN-10: 1111310173  | ISBN-13: 9781111310172

    List Price = $64.95

  • Standard Enterprise Solution

    ISBN-10:  1111310300 | ISBN-13:  9781111310301

    List Price = $57.95

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ISBN-10: 1111615284 | ISBN-13: 9781111615284

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Supplements

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Instructor Supplements

LabConnection Standard Enterprise Solution for MCTS Guide to Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure Configuration (exam #70-642)  (ISBN-10: 1111310300 | ISBN-13: 9781111310301)

With powerful computer-based exercises, lab simulations and in-depth remediation capabilities, LabConnection® provides a uniquely integrated supplement to hands-on networking courses, and can be used both as a virtual lab and homework assignment tool. LabConnection supports Cengage Learning's MCTS GUIDE TO MICROSOFT WINDOWS SERVER 2008 NETWORK INFRASTRUCTURE CONFIGURATION and MCTS Certification Exam #70-642, and offers remediation towards both. LabConnection, by dti Publishing, is a system that enables exercises and labs to be embedded within the curriculum and instruction. The system is designed for instructor led learning but can also be built into a distance learning course. The standalone DVD version allows use of the simulation product without the necessity of online access. LabConnection is also available as online and institutional versions, with full learning management capabilities.

List Price = $57.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $42.25

LabConnection on CengageBrain Printed Access Card  (ISBN-10: 1285777603 | ISBN-13: 9781285777603)

With powerful online exercises, lab simulations and in-depth remediation capabilities, LabConnection® provides a uniquely integrated supplement to hands-on networking courses, and can be used both as a virtual lab and homework assignment tool. LabConnection supports Cengage Learning's Cengage Learning's MCITP GUIDE TO MICROSOFT® WINDOWS SERVER® 2008, ENTERPRISE ADMINISTRATION textbook and MCTS/MCITP Certification Exam #70-640, and offers remediation towards both. LabConnection, by dti Publishing, is a system that enables exercises and labs to be embedded within the curriculum and instruction. The system is designed for instructor led learning but can also be built into a distance learning course. LabConnection is also available on DVD and as an institutional version with full learning management capabilities.

List Price = $70.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $52.50

LabConnection on CengageBrain, 1 term (6 months) Printed Access Card  (ISBN-10: 128577762X | ISBN-13: 9781285777627)

List Price = $70.00  | CengageBrain Price = $70.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $52.50

LabConnection Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1285462483 | ISBN-13: 9781285462486)

List Price = $70.00  | CengageBrain Price = $70.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $70.00

MCTS Guide to Configuring Microsoft® Windows Server® 2008 Active Directory (Exam #70-640)  (ISBN-10: 1423902351 | ISBN-13: 9781423902355)

MCTS Guide to Microsoft®Windows Server® 2008 Active Directory Configuration prepares students to develop the skills needed to manage a Windows Server 2008 system and to prepare to pass the MCTS 70-640 certification exam. While the focus of topics is on the configuration of Active Directory and related services, coverage of Windows foundational topics such as the file system and networking are also included. Extensive coverage begins with an introduction to Windows Server 2008 and goes on to active directory design, account management, group policy management and configuration, certificate services, AD LDS, AD RMS, AD FS, server core, Windows Hyper-V virtualization, and server management.

List Price = $208.95  | CengageBrain Price = $208.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $156.75

Hands-On Microsoft® Windows® Server 2008 Administration  (ISBN-10: 1423902343 | ISBN-13: 9781423902348)

Hands-On Microsoft Windows Server 2008 is the perfect resource for learning Windows Server 2008 from the ground-up! Designed to build a foundation in basic server administration, the book requires no previous server experience. It covers all of the critical Windows Server 2008 features, including the features unique to this new server operating system, from Windows Server 2008 features and versions to installing, configuring, and using Hyper-V virtual server capabilities. Like other books in the widely successful Hands-On series, a variety of hands-on projects are located throughout each chapter, which can be completed in server console, remote connection, Internet, and virtual server environments.

List Price = $155.95  | CengageBrain Price = $155.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $117.00

MCITP Guide to Microsoft® Windows Server 2008, Server Administration, Exam #70-646  (ISBN-10: 1423902386 | ISBN-13: 9781423902386)

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.

List Price = $192.95  | CengageBrain Price = $192.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $145.25

MCITP Guide to Microsoft® Windows Server 2008, Enterprise Administration (Exam # 70-647)  (ISBN-10: 1423902394 | ISBN-13: 9781423902393)

MCITP GUIDE TO MICROSOFT WINDOWS SERVER 2008, Enterprise Administration (EXAM #70-647) prepares learners to develop the skills necessary to manage Windows Server 2008 in an enterprise environment and to successfully take the MCITP 70-647 certification exam. Comprehensive coverage includes designing Active Directory domain services, DNS, group policy, remote access, security, business continuity, and virtualization. Extensive hands-on activities and review questions reinforce concepts and prepare readers for the real-world challenges of network administration in an enterprise environment.

List Price = $192.95  | CengageBrain Price = $192.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $145.25

MCTS Guide to Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure Configuration (exam #70-642)  (ISBN-10: 142390236X | ISBN-13: 9781423902362)

MCTS Guide to Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure Configuration (Exam 70-642) prepares the reader to configure networks using the Microsoft Windows Server 2008 operating system and to pass the MCTS 70-642 certification exam. Focusing on updates to the software and in-depth coverage of the network aspects of Windows Server 2008, this book includes topics such as networking in a Windows environment; configuring DHCP; implementing DNS; and securing a Windows Server 2008 network. 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.

List Price = $212.95  | CengageBrain Price = $212.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $159.75

Student Supplements

LabConnection Standard Enterprise Solution for MCTS Guide to Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure Configuration (exam #70-642)  (ISBN-10: 1111310300 | ISBN-13: 9781111310301)

With powerful computer-based exercises, lab simulations and in-depth remediation capabilities, LabConnection® provides a uniquely integrated supplement to hands-on networking courses, and can be used both as a virtual lab and homework assignment tool. LabConnection supports Cengage Learning's MCTS GUIDE TO MICROSOFT WINDOWS SERVER 2008 NETWORK INFRASTRUCTURE CONFIGURATION and MCTS Certification Exam #70-642, and offers remediation towards both. LabConnection, by dti Publishing, is a system that enables exercises and labs to be embedded within the curriculum and instruction. The system is designed for instructor led learning but can also be built into a distance learning course. The standalone DVD version allows use of the simulation product without the necessity of online access. LabConnection is also available as online and institutional versions, with full learning management capabilities.

List Price = $57.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $42.25

LabConnection on CengageBrain Printed Access Card  (ISBN-10: 1285777603 | ISBN-13: 9781285777603)

With powerful online exercises, lab simulations and in-depth remediation capabilities, LabConnection® provides a uniquely integrated supplement to hands-on networking courses, and can be used both as a virtual lab and homework assignment tool. LabConnection supports Cengage Learning's Cengage Learning's MCITP GUIDE TO MICROSOFT® WINDOWS SERVER® 2008, ENTERPRISE ADMINISTRATION textbook and MCTS/MCITP Certification Exam #70-640, and offers remediation towards both. LabConnection, by dti Publishing, is a system that enables exercises and labs to be embedded within the curriculum and instruction. The system is designed for instructor led learning but can also be built into a distance learning course. LabConnection is also available on DVD and as an institutional version with full learning management capabilities.

List Price = $70.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $52.50

LabConnection on CengageBrain, 1 term (6 months) Printed Access Card  (ISBN-10: 128577762X | ISBN-13: 9781285777627)

List Price = $70.00  | CengageBrain Price = $70.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $52.50

LabConnection Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1285462483 | ISBN-13: 9781285462486)

List Price = $70.00  | CengageBrain Price = $70.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $70.00

MCTS Guide to Configuring Microsoft® Windows Server® 2008 Active Directory (Exam #70-640)  (ISBN-10: 1423902351 | ISBN-13: 9781423902355)

MCTS Guide to Microsoft®Windows Server® 2008 Active Directory Configuration prepares students to develop the skills needed to manage a Windows Server 2008 system and to prepare to pass the MCTS 70-640 certification exam. While the focus of topics is on the configuration of Active Directory and related services, coverage of Windows foundational topics such as the file system and networking are also included. Extensive coverage begins with an introduction to Windows Server 2008 and goes on to active directory design, account management, group policy management and configuration, certificate services, AD LDS, AD RMS, AD FS, server core, Windows Hyper-V virtualization, and server management.

List Price = $208.95  | CengageBrain Price = $208.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $156.75

Hands-On Microsoft® Windows® Server 2008 Administration  (ISBN-10: 1423902343 | ISBN-13: 9781423902348)

Hands-On Microsoft Windows Server 2008 is the perfect resource for learning Windows Server 2008 from the ground-up! Designed to build a foundation in basic server administration, the book requires no previous server experience. It covers all of the critical Windows Server 2008 features, including the features unique to this new server operating system, from Windows Server 2008 features and versions to installing, configuring, and using Hyper-V virtual server capabilities. Like other books in the widely successful Hands-On series, a variety of hands-on projects are located throughout each chapter, which can be completed in server console, remote connection, Internet, and virtual server environments.

List Price = $155.95  | CengageBrain Price = $155.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $117.00

MCITP Guide to Microsoft® Windows Server 2008, Server Administration, Exam #70-646  (ISBN-10: 1423902386 | ISBN-13: 9781423902386)

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.

List Price = $192.95  | CengageBrain Price = $192.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $145.25

MCITP Guide to Microsoft® Windows Server 2008, Enterprise Administration (Exam # 70-647)  (ISBN-10: 1423902394 | ISBN-13: 9781423902393)

MCITP GUIDE TO MICROSOFT WINDOWS SERVER 2008, Enterprise Administration (EXAM #70-647) prepares learners to develop the skills necessary to manage Windows Server 2008 in an enterprise environment and to successfully take the MCITP 70-647 certification exam. Comprehensive coverage includes designing Active Directory domain services, DNS, group policy, remote access, security, business continuity, and virtualization. Extensive hands-on activities and review questions reinforce concepts and prepare readers for the real-world challenges of network administration in an enterprise environment.

List Price = $192.95  | CengageBrain Price = $192.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $145.25

MCTS Guide to Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure Configuration (exam #70-642)  (ISBN-10: 142390236X | ISBN-13: 9781423902362)

MCTS Guide to Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure Configuration (Exam 70-642) prepares the reader to configure networks using the Microsoft Windows Server 2008 operating system and to pass the MCTS 70-642 certification exam. Focusing on updates to the software and in-depth coverage of the network aspects of Windows Server 2008, this book includes topics such as networking in a Windows environment; configuring DHCP; implementing DNS; and securing a Windows Server 2008 network. 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.

List Price = $212.95  | CengageBrain Price = $212.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $159.75

Meet the Author

Author Bio

dti Publishing

Pierre Askmo, president of dti Publishing, has extensive experience in the IT certification field. Mr. Askmo's deep involvement in the IT industry is testified to by his involvement as a Cornerstone Founding Partner of the A+ Certification program at the Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA). Mr. Askmo went on to sit on the A+ Executive committee that designed the A+ certification program and to participate in the Network+ and Server+ Advisory panels. As a former member of the IT Skills Curriculum Group of the U.S. Department of Labor, Mr. Askmo contributed to define the mix of skills deemed necessary to succeed in the IT professions. Mr. Askmo has co-authored the Course Technology book A+ Q&A, is an item writer for IT certifications and has worked on CertBlaster test preparation titles for MCSE, MCSA, and now MCTS and MCITP. Mr. Askmo is also the designer of the new powerful and user-friendly dtiMetrics™ assessment system solution that helps students master essential computer concepts and prepare for IT certification.