MCTS Self-Paced Training Kit (Exam 70-643): Configuring Windows Server 2008 Applications Infrastructure



Fully updated for Windows Server 2008 R2! Ace your preparation for the skills measured by MCTS Exam 70-643 - and on the job - with this official Microsoft study guide. Work at your own pace through a series of lessons and reviews that fully cover each exam objective. Then, reinforce and apply what you've learned through real-world case scenarios and practice ...

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Fully updated for Windows Server 2008 R2! Ace your preparation for the skills measured by MCTS Exam 70-643 - and on the job - with this official Microsoft study guide. Work at your own pace through a series of lessons and reviews that fully cover each exam objective. Then, reinforce and apply what you've learned through real-world case scenarios and practice exercises.

Maximize your performance on the exam by mastering the skills and experience measured by these objectives:

  • Deploying Servers
  • Configuring Remote Desktop Services
  • Configuring a Web Services Infrastructure
  • Configuring Network Application Services

Assess your skills with practice tests. You can work through hundreds of questions using multiple testing modes to meet your specific learning needs. You get detailed explanations for right and wrong answers—including a customized learning path that describes how and where to focus your studies.

For customers who purchase an ebook version of this title, instructions for downloading the CD files can be found in the ebook.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780735648784
  • Publisher: Microsoft Press
  • Publication date: 8/2/2011
  • Edition description: Second Edition
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 640
  • Sales rank: 1,014,734
  • Product dimensions: 7.30 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 1.70 (d)

Meet the Author

Anil Desai is an independent consultant based in Austin, TX. He specializes in evaluating, implementing, and managing IT solutions. He has worked extensively with IT management, development, and database technology. Anil holds many certifications and is a Microsoft MVP (Windows Server – Virtualization). Anil is the author of numerous technical books focusing on the Windows Server platform, virtualization, databases, and IT management best practices. He is also a frequent contributor to numerous IT publications and conferences.

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Table of Contents

Introduction; Hardware Requirements (Hyper-V); Software Requirements; Practice Setup Instructions; Using the Companion CD; Support & Feedback; Preparing for the Exam; Chapter 1: Implementing and Configuring a Windows Deployment Infrastructure; 1.1 Before You Begin; 1.2 Lesson 1: Deploying Windows in a Windows Server 2008 R2 Environment; 1.3 Lesson 2: Configuring Windows Deployment Services; 1.4 Lesson 3: Deploying Virtual Machines; 1.5 Lesson 4: Implementing a Windows Activation Infrastructure; 1.6 Chapter Review; 1.7 Suggested Practices; 1.8 Take a Practice Test; Chapter 2: Configuring Server Storage and Clusters; 2.1 Before You Begin; 2.2 Lesson 1: Configuring Server Storage; 2.3 Lesson 2: Configuring Server Clusters; 2.4 Chapter Review; 2.5 Suggested Practices; 2.6 Take a Practice Test; Chapter 3: Installing and Configuring Remote Desktop Services; 3.1 Before You Begin; 3.2 Lesson 1: Deploying a Remote Desktop Session Host; 3.3 Lesson 2: Configuring a Remote Desktop Session Host; 3.4 Chapter Review; 3.5 Suggested Practices; 3.6 Take a Practice Test; Chapter 4: Configuring and Managing a Remote Desktop Infrastructure; 4.1 Before You Begin; 4.2 Lesson 1: Configuring and Managing Remote Desktop Clients; 4.3 Lesson 2: Deploying Remote Desktop Gateway; 4.4 Lesson 3: Deploying RemoteApp Programs and Virtual Desktops; 4.5 Chapter Review; 4.6 Suggested Practices; 4.7 Take a Practice Test; Chapter 5: Installing and Configuring Web Applications; 5.1 Before You Begin; 5.2 Lesson 1: Installing the Web Server (IIS) Role; 5.3 Lesson 2: Configuring Internet Information Services; 5.4 Chapter Review; 5.5 Suggested Practices; 5.6 Take a Practice Test; Chapter 6: Managing Web Server Security; 6.1 Before You Begin; 6.2 Lesson 1: Configuring IIS Security; 6.3 Lesson 2: Controlling Access to Web Services; 6.4 Chapter Review; 6.5 Suggested Practices; 6.6 Take a Practice Test; Chapter 7: Configuring FTP and SMTP Services; 7.1 Before You Begin; 7.2 Lesson 1: Configuring FTP; 7.3 Lesson 2: Configuring SMTP; 7.4 Chapter Review; 7.5 Suggested Practices; 7.6 Take a Practice Test; Chapter 8: Configuring Windows Media Services; 8.1 Before You Begin; 8.2 Lesson 1: Configuring Windows Media Services; 8.3 Chapter Review; 8.4 Suggested Practices; 8.5 Take a Practice Test; Chapter 9: Configuring Microsoft SharePoint Foundation; 9.1 Before You Begin; 9.2 Lesson 1: Configuring and Managing SharePoint Foundation; 9.3 Chapter Review; 9.4 Suggested Practices; 9.5 Take a Practice Test; Answers; Chapter 1: Lesson Review Answers; Chapter 1: Case Scenarios Answers; Chapter 2: Lesson Review Answers; Chapter 2: Case Scenarios Answers; Chapter 3: Lesson Review Answers; Chapter 3: Case Scenarios Answers; Chapter 4: Lesson Review Answers; Chapter 4: Case Scenarios Answers; Chapter 5: Lesson Review Answers; Chapter 5: Case Scenarios Answers; Chapter 6: Lesson Review Answers; Chapter 6: Case Scenarios Answers; Chapter 7: Lesson Review Answers; Chapter 7: Case Scenarios Answers; Chapter 8: Lesson Review Answers; Chapter 8: Case Scenarios Answers; Chapter 9: Lesson Review Answers; Chapter 9: Case Scenarios Answers; Glossary;

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