MCSE Training Guide (70-240) : Windows 2000 Accelerated Exam

MCSE Training Guide (70-240) : Windows 2000 Accelerated Exam

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by Brian Komar
     
 

ISBN-10: 0735709793

ISBN-13: 9780735709799

Pub. Date: 09/22/2000

Publisher: Pearson Education

This exam covers all of Windows 2000. This will be seen by many exam candidates as the first path to take to achieve Windows 2000 certification coming from the Windows NT Server 4 track. Written in keeping with the Training Guide series, you will find pre-chapter quizzes, chapter reviews, case studies, glossaries, and much more, written based on the exam

Overview

This exam covers all of Windows 2000. This will be seen by many exam candidates as the first path to take to achieve Windows 2000 certification coming from the Windows NT Server 4 track. Written in keeping with the Training Guide series, you will find pre-chapter quizzes, chapter reviews, case studies, glossaries, and much more, written based on the exam objectives. To supplement the top-notch content, the Training Guide offers a version of ExamGear which gives you the chance to try your hand at adaptive testing and other new testing technologies—all with the look and feel of the real exams.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780735709799
Publisher:
Pearson Education
Publication date:
09/22/2000
Series:
Microsoft Certified Professional Series
Edition description:
BK&CD-ROM
Pages:
1312
Product dimensions:
9.56(w) x 8.36(h) x 2.40(d)

Table of Contents

(NOTE: <MI>Each chapter concludes with Review Questions and Answers to Review Questions<D>.)
Introduction.

How This Book Helps You. What the Microsoft Windows 2000 Accelerated Exam for MCP'S Certified on Microsoft Windows NT 4.0 (70-240) Covers. Hardware and Software You'll Need. Advice on Taking the Exam. New Riders Publishing.

I. INSTALLING, CONFIGURING, AND ADMINISTERING MICROSOFT WINDOWS 2000 PROFESSIONAL.


1. Installing Windows 2000 Professional.
Introduction. Windows 2000 Products. Before You Begin Installation. Installing Windows 2000 Professional<197>An Overview. Installing Windows 2000 Professional Manually. Automating the Installation Process. Using a Dual-Boot System. Upgrading to Windows 2000 Professional. Service Pack Deployment. Troubleshooting the Installation Process.

2. Implementing and Conducting Administration of Resources.
Introduction. Managing Network Resources. File Resources. Managing File Resources. Print Resources.

3. Implementing, Managing, and Troubleshooting Hardware Devices and Drivers.
Introduction. Installing Hardware. Media Devices. Display Devices. Mobile Computing. Input and Output (I/O) Devices. Maintaining Updated Drivers. Multiple Processor Machines. Network Adapters.

4. Monitoring and Optimizing System Performance and Reliability.
Introduction. Managing andTroubleshooting Driver Signing. Configuring, Managing, and Troubleshooting the Task Scheduler. Managing and Troubleshooting the Use and Synchronization of Offline Files. Optimizing and Troubleshooting Performance of the Windows 2000 Professional Desktop. Managing Hardware Profiles. Recovering System and User Data.

5. Configuring and Troubleshooting the Desktop Environment.
Introduction. Configuring User Profiles. Configuring the Desktop Environment. Installing and Configuring Applications. Securing the Desktop Using Security Policies. Configuring Fax Support. Configuring Internet Options.

6. Implementing, Managing, and Troubleshooting Network Protocols and Services.
Introduction. The Windows 2000 Professional Networking Model. Windows 2000 Networking Versus the OSI Reference Model. Adding and Configuring the Network Components of Windows 2000. Configuring the TCP/IP Protocol. Assigning IP Addresses to Clients. Connecting to Computers by Using Dial-Up Networking. Installing a Dial-Up Networking Connection. Connecting to Shared Resources on a Microsoft Network. Troubleshooting TCP/IP Connections.

7. Implementing, Monitoring, and Troubleshooting Security.
Introduction. User and Group Management. Local Group Policy. Local Account Policy. Monitoring Security Events. Windows 2000 Security Configurations. Encrypting File System (EFS).

II. INSTALLING, CONFIGURING, AND ADMINISTERING MICROSOFT WINDOWS 2000 SERVER.


8. Installing Windows 2000 Server.
Introduction. Windows 2000 Server and the 70-215 Exam. Preparing for Installation. Attended Installations of Windows 2000 Server. Unattended Installations of Windows 2000 Server. Upgrading a Windows NT 4.0 Server to Windows 2000. Deploying Service Packs. Troubleshooting Failed Installations.

9. Configuring, and Troubleshooting Access to Resources.
Introduction. Local Groups and Users. Giving and Controlling Data Access. Controlling Access to Web Sites. Configuring and Maintaining Printers. Non-Windows Operating System Interoperability.

10. Configuring and Troubleshooting Hardware Devices and Drivers.
Introduction. Hardware and Drivers in Windows 2000. Configuring Hardware Devices. Configuring Driver Signing Options. Updating Device Drivers. Troubleshooting Hardware Problems.

11. Managing, Monitoring, and Optimizing System Performance, Reliability, and Availability.
Introduction Maintaining Windows 32-Bit Applications. Monitoring and Optimizing System Resource Use. Maintaining System Recovery Information. Server, System State, and User Data Recovery.

12. Managing, Configuring, and Troubleshooting Storage Use.
Introduction. Creating and Maintaining User Profiles. Configuring Disks and Volumes. Configuring Data Compression. Monitoring and Configuring Disk Quotas. Recovering from Disk Failures.

13. Configuring and Troubleshooting Windows 2000 Network Connections.
Introduction. Installing and Configuring Network Adapters and Drivers. Configuring Connections. Installing and Configuring NWLink and NetBEUI Protocols. Installing, Configuring, and Maintaining the TCP/IP Protocol Suite. Installing and Configuring Network Services. Installing, Configuring, and Troubleshooting Shared Access. Installing, Configuring, and Troubleshooting Remote Access. Installing, Configuring, and Troubleshooting Terminal Services.

14. Implementing, Monitoring, and Troubleshooting Security.
Introduction. Implementing, Configuring, Managing, and Troubleshooting Local Accounts. Windows 2000 Servers and Policies. Implementing, Configuring, Managing, and Troubleshooting Account Policy. Implementing, Configuring, Managing, and Troubleshooting Local Policy and Group Policies. Implementing, Configuring, Managing, and Troubleshooting Auditing. Encrypting Data Using Encrypting File System. Using the Security Configuration Toolset.

III. IMPLEMENTING AND ADMINISTERING A MICROSOFT WINDOWS 2000 NETWORK INFRASTRUCTURE.


15. Installing, Configuring, Managing, Monitoring, and Troubleshooting DNS in a Windows 2000 Network Infrastructure.
Introducing the Domain Name System (DNS). Managing and Monitoring DNS.

16. Installing, Configuring, Managing, Monitoring, and Troubleshooting DHCP in a Windows 2000 Network Infrastructure.
Introduction. Understanding Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol. Installing, Configuring, and Troubleshooting DHCP.

17. Configuring, Managing, Monitoring, and Troubleshooting Remote Access in a Windows 2000 Network Infrastructure.
Configuring and Troubleshooting Remote Access Managing and Monitoring Remote Access. Configuring Remote Access Security.

18. Installing, Configuring, Managing, Monitoring, and Troubleshooting Network Protocols in a Windows 2000 Network Infrastructure.
Introduction. Installing, Configuring, and Troubleshooting Network Protocols. Working with TCP/IP Packet Filters. Configuring and Troubleshooting Network Protocol Security. Managing and Monitoring Traffic. Configuring and Troubleshooting IPSec.

19. Installing, Configuring, Managing, Monitoring, and Troubleshooting WINS in a Windows 2000 Network Infrastructure.
Installing, Configuring, and Troubleshooting WINS. Troubleshooting WINS Issues. Configuring NetBIOS Name Resolution. Managing and Monitoring WINS.

20. Installing, Configuring, Managing, Monitoring, and Troubleshooting IP Routing in a Windows 2000 Network Infrastructure.
Installing, Configuring, and Troubleshooting IP Routing Protocols: The Theory. Installing, Configuring, and Troubleshooting IP Routing Protocols: The Practice. Managing and Monitoring IP Routing.

21. Installing, Configuring, and Troubleshooting Network Address Translation (NAT).
Installing Internet Connection Sharing. Installing NAT. Configuring NAT Properties. Configuring NAT Interfaces.

22. Installing, Configuring, Managing, Monitoring, and Troubleshooting Certificate Services.
Introduction. Installing the Certification Authority. Issuing and Revoking Certificates. Using the Encrypting File System (EFS) Recovery Keys.

IV. IMPLEMENTING AND ADMINISTERING A MICROSOFT WINDOWS 2000 DIRECTORY SERVICES INFRASTRUCTURE.


23. Configuring DNS for Active Directory.
Introduction. Introduction to DNS. Installing DNS. Roles for DNS Servers. Integrating DNS and Active Directory. Transferring Zone Information. Troubleshooting DNS.

24. Building Your Active Directory Structure.
Introduction. Understanding Active Directory's Logical Structure. Installing the First Domain. Other Installations. Working in the Physical Network. Replicating Active Directory Information.

25. Administering Active Directory Services.
Introduction. Performing Basic Administration. Other Tools for Managing Objects. Groups in Windows 2000. Locating Objects in Directory Services. Creating an Organizational Unit. Where to Create OUs. Permissions in Active Directory Services. Managing Shares. Publishing Printers. Moving Objects Within the Directory.

26. Managing Servers.
Introduction. Server Roles. Backing Up and Restoring Servers. Other Administrative Functions.

27. Using Group Policy to Manage Users.
Introduction. Introduction to Group Policy. Group Policy Components. Group Policy Scope. Creating and Managing Group Policy. Group Policy Security. Managing User Environments Using Group Policy. Troubleshooting Group Policy.

28. Software Distribution Using Group Policy.
Introduction. The Software Distribution Life Cycle. Preparing Software for Deployment Using Group Policy. Software Deployment Using Group Policy. Maintaining Software Packages Using Group Policy. Managing Software Deployment.

29. Managing Security Using Group Policy.
Introduction. Security Settings Available in Windows 2000 Group Policy. Implementing Security Policies. Configuring and Implementing an Audit Policy.

30. Deploying Windows 2000 Using Remote Installation Services.
Introduction. Overview of Remote Installation Services. Installing and Configuring a RIS Server. Creating Remote Installation Services Images. Performing a Remote Installation. Troubleshooting Remote Installation Services.

V. APPENDICES.


A: What's on the CD-ROM.
ExamGear, Training Guide Edition. Exclusive Electronic Version of Text. Copyright Information and Disclaimer.

B: Using the ExamGear, Training Guide Edition Software.
Exam Simulation. Study Tools. How ExamGear, Training Guide Edition Works. Installing and Registering ExamGear, Training Guide Edition. Using ExamGear, Training Guide Edition. Obtaining Updates. Contacting New Riders Publishing. License Agreement. License. Software and Documentation. Title. Updates. Limited Warranty and Disclaimer. Limitation of Liability. Miscellaneous. U.S. Government Restricted Rights.

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MCSE Windows 2000 Accelerated Exam ¿ Training Guide Exam 70-240 AUTHOR: Brian Komar, MCSE+I, MCT PUBLISHER: New Riders REVIEWED BY: Barbara Rhoades BOOK REVIEW: One CD and 1300 pages later, you will be prepared to pass the MCSE Windows 2000 Accelerated Exam! This ¿light reading¿ book is divided into four parts. Each part focuses on installing, configuring and administering a different part of Microsoft Windows 2000. Part I is on Professional, Part II on Server, Part II on Network Infrastructure and Part IV is on Directory Services Infrastructure. There are exam tips and notes set off in a box in the margins so the reader will be sure to take careful note. There are few illustrations but the print is in a size that doesn¿t cause the reader to squint to read the words. There are case studies, chapter summaries, key terms, review questions and, best of all, THE ANSWERS to the questions at the end of each chapter. Armed with the knowledge this book provides, you should pass your MCSE Windows 2000 accelerated exam with flying colors.