70-642: Configuring Windows Server 2008 R2 Network Infrastructure Services eLearning


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Course Description:

The 70-642: Configuring Windows Server 2008 R2 Network Infrastructure Services online training course provides students with the knowledge and skills to configure and troubleshoot Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 Network Infrastructures.

It will cover networking technologies most commonly used with Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 such as DNS, DHCP, IPv4 and IPv6 network addressing, Network Policy server and Network Access Protection and configuring secure network access. It also covers fault tolerant storage technologies, Network Storage and routing and remote access, monitoring and compliance updates as well as other relevant technologies.

Exam Number: 70-642







Course Outline

Chapter 1: Understanding Windows Server 2008 Networking

Understanding the OSI Model
How Microsoft’s Network Components Work with the OSI Model
About Windows Network Models

Chapter 2: TCP/IP

Understanding TCP/IP
Understanding IP Addressing
Subnetting a Network
Understanding IPv6
Configuring IPsec

Chapter 3: Domain Name System (DNS)

Introducing DNS
Introducing DNS Database Zones
New Functionality in Windows Server 2008 DNS
Introducing DNS Record Types
Configuring DNS
Monitoring and Troubleshooting DNS

Chapter 4: Managing Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)

Overview of DHCP
Installing and Authorizing DHCP
Creating and Managing DHCP Scopes
Monitoring and Troubleshooting DHCP

Chapter 5: Managing Routing and Remote Access

Understanding Routing
Installing RRAS
Configuring IP Routing
Configuring TCP/IP Packet Filters
Configuring VPN Packet Filters
Managing IP Routing

Chapter 6: Managing Remote Access Services

Overview of Dial-Up Networking (DUN)
Overview of Virtual Private Networks
Configuring Your Remote Access Server
Installing a VPN
Configuring a VPN
Managing Your Remote Access Server
Integrating RRAS with DHCP
Configuring a RAS or VPN Client
Introduction to Authentication Protocols
Overview of Wireless Access

Chapter 7: Managing Security for Remote Access Services

Remote Access Security
Configuring User Access
Configuring Security
Troubleshooting Techniques

Chapter 8: Managing File and Print Services

Understanding File Servers
Configuring File Servers
Configuring Disk Quotas
Configuring Distributed File System (DFS)
Understanding Printing

Chapter 9: Monitoring and Managing a Network Infrastructure

Configuring Windows Server
Overview of Windows Server 2008 Performance Monitoring
Using Windows Server 2008 Performance Tools
Backup and Recovery
Understanding Shadow Copies

Skills Learned

Plan and configure an IPv4 network infrastructure.
Implement DHCP within their organization.
Configure and troubleshoot DNS.
Configure, transition to, and troubleshoot IPv6.
Configure and troubleshoot Routing and Remote Access.
Install, configure, and troubleshoot the Network Policy Server Role service.
Implement Network Access Protection.
Implement security features within Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2.
Implement security features within Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2 that help to secure network communications.
Configure and troubleshot file and print services.
Enable and configure services to optimize branch office data access.
Control and monitor network storage.
Recover data on Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2 servers.
Monitor Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server R2 network infrastructure services.

Who Should Attend This Course

Those interested in understanding how to use Server 2008 R2 Hyper-V.


You must have an intermediate understanding of Windows Server operating systems such as Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008 or Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 and Windows client operating systems such as Windows Vista or Windows 7. Client operating system knowledge equivalent to the below certifications would be of benefit.
Attended the Configuring Windows 7 (680) online training course and/or have the Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA): Windows 7 certification
You should understand how TCP/IP functions and have a basic understanding of addressing, name resolution (Domain Name System [DNS]/Windows Internet Name Service [WINS]), connection methods (wired, wireless, virtual private network [VPN]).
You should have an awareness of security best practices such as understanding file system permissions, authentication methods, workstation, and server hardening methods, and so forth.
Basic knowledge of Active Directory would also be of benefit


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