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(MCTS): Microsoft Windows Small Business Server 2011 Standard, Configuring (70-169) Certification Guide

Book Description

Written by two Microsoft Certified Professionals, this book will prepare you for the Microsoft Windows Small Business Server 2011 Standard, Configuring (70-169) exam. Packed with practical examples to teach you all the key skills.

  • This book and e-book will provide all that you need to know to pass the Microsoft Small Business Server 2011 Standard, Configuring (70-169) exam.
  • Includes a comprehensive set of test questions and answers that will prepare you for the actual exam.
  • The layout and content of the book closely matches that of the skills measured by the exam, which makes it easy to focus your learning and maximize your study time in areas where you need improvement.

In Detail

Microsoft Windows Small Business Server (SBS) 2011 Standard is an affordable, all-in-one solution that reduces complexity and increases manageability of server technology in a small business environment. Microsoft Windows Small Business Server 2011 Standard, Configuring (70-169) is the certification exam for information technology (IT) professionals who work in or consult with small businesses that use Windows Small Business Server Standard 2011.

"(MCTS): Microsoft Windows Small Business Server 2011 Standard, Configuring (70-169) Certification Guide" will show you how to prepare for and pass the Microsoft Windows Small Business Server 2011 Standard, Configuring (70-169) exam and become a Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS).

Packed with practical examples and Q&As, "(MCTS): Microsoft Windows Small Business Server 2011 Standard, Configuring (70-169) Certification Guide" covers the key skills in the exam and starts by showing you how to install and set up Windows Small Business Server (SBS) 2011 Standard. The book then dives into topics such as configuring Remote Access, configuring and managing Messaging and Collaboration, managing Users, Computers, and Printers, managing Health and Security and Advanced Configuration amongst others. Additional practical resources are also included that will enable you to approach the Microsoft Windows Small Business Server 2011 Standard, Configuring (70-169) exam with confidence, including certification test taking tips and tricks.

Table of Contents

  1. (MCTS): Microsoft Windows Small Business Server 2011 Standard, Configuring (70-169) Certification Guide
    1. Table of Contents
    2. (MCTS): Microsoft Windows Small Business Server 2011 Standard, Configuring (70-169) Certification Guide
    3. Credits
    4. About the Authors
    5. About the Reviewers
    6. www.PacktPub.com
      1. Support files, eBooks, discount offers and more
        1. Why Subscribe?
        2. Free Access for Packt account holders
    7. Preface
      1. Small Business Server versions
      2. Microsoft Certified Professional program
      3. Small Business Specialist Community
      4. What this book covers
      5. What you need for this book
      6. Who this book is for
      7. Conventions
      8. Reader feedback
      9. Customer support
        1. Errata
        2. Piracy
        3. Questions
    8. 1. Installing and Setting Up Windows Small Business Server (SBS) 2011 Standard
      1. Preparing for a Windows SBS 2011 Standard installation
        1. Basic installation
          1. Components of Windows SBS 2011
        2. Hardware requirements
          1. Obtaining the appropriate hardware
        3. Software requirements
        4. Firewall requirements
        5. Configuring hardware for the installation
      2. Installing Windows SBS 2011 Standard
        1. Manual installation
          1. Determining the settings for your installation
          2. Preparing the installation media
          3. Standard installation
        2. Automated installation—answer file
      3. Preparing for a migration
        1. Overview: Migrating defined
        2. Migration
        3. Preparing the source server for migration
          1. Backing up your source server
          2. Installing the most recent service packs and updates
          3. Verifying network configuration
          4. Evaluating the health of the source server
          5. Windows SBS Best Practice Analyzer (BPA)
          6. Running the Preparation Tool
            1. Creating an answer file for migration
      4. Installing and migrating to Windows SBS 2011 Standard
        1. Migrating to Windows SBS 2011 Standard
          1. Migration Wizard tasks
          2. DNS clean-up
          3. Domain clean-up
        2. Configuring the network infrastructure
      5. Test your knowledge
      6. Summary
    9. 2. Configuring Remote Access
      1. Configuring remote client access to internal resources
        1. Virtual Private Network (VPN)
          1. Configuring the SBS 2011 Standard server
          2. Configuring a Windows 7 remote computer for VPN access
          3. Connecting to the VPN
      2. Configuring Remote Web Access (RWA)
        1. Configuring the Windows SBS server to allow RWA access
          1. Windows SBS console
          2. RWA Gadget configuration
          3. Computers
          4. Shared Folders
        2. Configuring RWA to use Remote Desktop Services server
      3. Configuring Remote Desktop Services (RDS)
        1. Configuring RemoteApp applications
        2. Configuring Remote Desktop Session Host
        3. Remote Desktop Web Access
        4. Remote Desktop Gateway (RD Gateway)
      4. Test your knowledge
      5. Summary
    10. 3. Configuring and Managing Messaging and Collaboration
      1. Configuring e-mail
        1. Exchange Server
        2. Configuring Microsoft Outlook on the desktop
        3. POP3 Connector
        4. Configuring e-mail client protocols
          1. POP3 (on client side) / IMAP
          2. SMTP
          3. RPC / HTTPS (also known as Outlook Anywhere)
        5. Configuring Microsoft Outlook settings
        6. Configuring a smart host
      2. Managing Microsoft Exchange Server
        1. Maintaining logging
        2. Database management
        3. Defragmenting the database
          1. Online defragmentation
          2. Offline defragmentation
        4. Quota management
        5. Adding additional e-mail domains
        6. Redirecting e-mail
      3. Configuring folder shares
        1. Using Windows SBS 2011 Standard console
        2. Using native tools
          1. File Server Resource Manager
          2. Quota console
          3. File screening
          4. Reports
        3. Shared folders
      4. Configuring storage
        1. Using the Move Data Wizard
        2. Configuring folder redirection policy
      5. Configuring Microsoft SharePoint
        1. Overview of SharePoint
        2. Adding and deleting information
        3. Other SharePoint components
        4. Creating and modifying SharePoint sites
        5. Assigning user permissions
          1. New team sites
          2. Blog sites
        6. Site Settings
        7. Central Administration
        8. Moving the SharePoint databases
        9. PowerShell console
      6. Test your knowledge
      7. Summary
    11. 4. Managing Users, Computers, and Printers
      1. Creating and managing user accounts
        1. Creating, editing, and deleting user accounts
        2. Assigning permissions to users
        3. Assigning users to computers
        4. Configuring user RWA access using Windows SBS console
        5. Properties and native tools
      2. Creating and managing user roles
        1. Changing user roles
        2. Assigning users to a role
        3. Assigning groups to a role
        4. Assigning quota policy
      3. Creating and managing groups
        1. Creating a distribution group
        2. Deleting a distribution group
        3. Creating a security group
        4. Deleting a security group
        5. Adding/editing/deleting users to/from a group
        6. Mail enabled versus not mail enabled
        7. Archived versus not archived
      4. Joining computers to the domain
        1. Joining client and server computers
        2. Joining an additional server
        3. The Connect wizard
        4. Managing user permissions for domain computers (local administrator versus standard user, remote access)
      5. Creating and configuring shared devices
        1. Faxes and printers
        2. Adding drivers for 32-bit operating systems
        3. Configuring user permissions for a device
      6. Test your knowledge
      7. Summary
    12. 5. Managing Health and Security
      1. Configuring Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
        1. Configuring client exclusions
        2. Maintaining server/client WSUS patching
        3. Server security updates
        4. Client security updates
        5. Changing software update and schedule settings
        6. Configuring included computers
      2. Managing monitoring and reporting
        1. Client
          1. Updating compliancy
          2. Client computer firewall
          3. Antivirus status
        2. Server
          1. Core services
          2. Low disk space
          3. Success or failure
      3. Configuring backups and restoring data on the server
      4. Configuring SSL certificates
        1. Configuring a trusted certificate
        2. Configuring self-signed certificates
        3. Managing certificate packages
        4. Importing and exporting during setup for migration
          1. Self-issued certificates
          2. Trusted third-party certificates
      5. Test your knowledge
      6. Summary
    13. 6. Advanced Configuration
      1. Premium Add-On Packs
        1. What is included in the Premium Add-On Pack
        2. Licensing for Add-On Packs
        3. Add-On Pack scenarios
          1. Line of business applications
          2. Virtualization
          3. Remote Desktop Services
          4. Additional domain controller
          5. Office Web Apps
      2. Hyper-V
        1. Hyper-V basics
          1. Hardware virtualization in BIOS
        2. Hyper-V licensing basics
        3. Installing the Hyper-V role
      3. Using the Best Practices Analyzer
      4. Test your knowledge
      5. Summary
    14. A. Resources
      1. Microsoft
      2. Microsoft Download Center
      3. Microsoft Learning
      4. TechNet
      5. TechNet Wiki
      6. Blogs
      7. E-mail lists
      8. Summary
    15. B. Test your Knowledge Answers
      1. Chapter 1
      2. Chapter 2
      3. Chapter 3
      4. Chapter 4
      5. Chapter 5
      6. Chapter 6
    16. Index