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

  • Michael Bender Madison Area Technical College
  • ISBN-10: 142390236X  |  ISBN-13: 9781423902362
  • 600 Pages
  • Previous Editions: 2006, 2006, 2004
  • © 2010 | Published
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Overview

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.

Table of Contents

Introduction to Windows Server 2008.
Installing Windows Server 2008.
Networking with Windows Server 2008.
Installing and Configuring the Dynamic Host Configuration.
Introduction to DNS in Windows Server.
Managing and Administering DNS in Windows Server 2008.
Configuring File Services in Windows Server 2008.
Introduction to Printers in a Windows Server 2008 Network.
Network Policy and Access Services in Windows Server 2008.
Securing Windows Server 2008.
Managing and Monitoring a Windows Server 2008 Network.
APPENDIX A: MCTS 70-642 Exam Objectives.
APPENDIX B: A Step-by-Step Guide to Using Server Virtualization Software.
GLOSSARY.
INDEX.

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Instructor Supplements

Lab Manual  (ISBN-10: 1423902742 | ISBN-13: 9781423902744)

Lab Manual for MCTS Guide to Microsoft® Windows Server® 2008 Network Infrastructure Configuration prepares the reader with the hands-on instruction necessary to configure networks using the Microsoft Windows Server 2008 operating system. Focusing on updates to the software and in-depth coverage of the network aspects of Windows Server 2008, this book includes hands-on labs to install, configure, and maintain Windows Server 2008. These labs offer a hands-on approach to learning that is a key component of the Microsoft Windows Server 2008 MCTS exams.

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CourseNotes  (ISBN-10: 1435481682 | ISBN-13: 9781435481688)

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Instructor Resource CD-ROM  (ISBN-10: 1423902734 | ISBN-13: 9781423902737)

LabConnection on DVD for MCTS Guide to Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure Configuration (exam #70-642)  (ISBN-10: 1111310165 | ISBN-13: 9781111310165)

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

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

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Student Supplements

Lab Manual  (ISBN-10: 1423902742 | ISBN-13: 9781423902744)

MCTS Guide to Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Network Lab Manual for MCTS Guide to Microsoft® Windows Server® 2008 Network Infrastructure Configuration prepares the reader with the hands-on instruction necessary to configure networks using the Microsoft Windows Server 2008 operating system. Focusing on updates to the software and in-depth coverage of the network aspects of Windows Server 2008, this book includes hands-on labs to install, configure, and maintain Windows Server 2008. These labs offer a hands-on approach to learning that is a key component of the Microsoft Windows Server 2008 MCTS exams.

List Price = $68.95  | CengageBrain Price = $68.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $52.00

CourseNotes  (ISBN-10: 1435481682 | ISBN-13: 9781435481688)

List Price = $14.95  | CengageBrain Price = $14.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $11.50

LabConnection on DVD for MCTS Guide to Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure Configuration (exam #70-642)  (ISBN-10: 1111310165 | ISBN-13: 9781111310165)

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 = $73.95  | CengageBrain Price = $73.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $54.50

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, 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

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Michael Bender

Michael Bender is an Information Technology instructor at Madison Area Technical College in Microsoft technologies. He has taught Windows Workstation (XP/Vista), Windows Server 2003, and Exchange 2003/2007, and is the lead developer of Windows Server and Exchange curriculum for the Computer Systems Administration Associate Degree program. Mike's background includes over 10 years of experience in System Administration and Technical training covering all Microsoft platforms from Windows 95 to Server 2008. Mike is a Microsoft Certified Trainer, an MCSE on the NT 4.0/2000/20003 platforms, and an MCITP on Windows Server 2008.