This course provides students with the knowledge and skills necessary to configure application infrastructure on Windows Server 2008 environment. It focuses on configuring a Terminal Services (TS), a Web Services, a Windows Server Hyper-V and Virtual machines, managing an Internet Information Services (IIS) in Windows Server 2008.
A Student Textbook is provided for on-going reference. There is a final exam upon completion of the course. Participants who receive 75% or higher on their exam will receive a certificate. Due to the dynamic nature of the IT industry, job success mandates that an individual not only learns the theory, but also obtains the skill to locate resources that provide answers and help to solve problems on the job. We encourage our students to develop research and study skills that will help them to make the transition from the classroom to the work environment. Independent thinking is required of anyone considering IT courses and a career in IT.
Module 1: Configuring Windows Deployment Services; Capture and Deploy Windows Deployment Service Images; Configuring Microsoft Windows Activation; Using Windows Deployment Services
Module 2: Failover Clustering; Network Load Balancing; Installing Failover Clustering on Windows Server 2008; RAID Technologies and Mount Points; Fiber Channel Storage Area Networks; IP SAN; Working with Storage
Module 3: Installing Terminal Services; Terminal Services Profiles; Terminal Services Licensing; Connecting Remotely; Configuring Remote Desktop Permissions; Monitoring Terminal Services Sessions; Windows System Resource Manager; Managing Terminal Service Options using Group Policy; Configuring Terminal Services
Module 4: Configuring Terminal Services RemoteApp; Terminal Services Remote Desktop Connections; Configuring Terminal Services Gateway; Configuring Terminal Services Web Access; Terminal Services Load Balancing Techniques; Terminal Services Application Logging; Configuring Load Balancing
Module 5: Virtualization; Installing Windows Server Hyper-V; Creating Virtual Machines; Backing Up Virtual Machines; Taking Virtual Snapshots
Module 6: Installing Web Server Role; Configuring Web Applications Services; Microsoft .NET Components; Configuring Application Pools; SSL Security; Configuring Certificates; Importing and Exporting Certificates; Configuring Security
Module 7: Migrating Sites and Applications; Creating IIS Web Sites; Configuring Virtual Directories; Configuring Virtual Directory Permissions; IIS Configuration Backup; IIS Monitoring and Logging; IIS Configuration
Module 8: Installing FTP Services; Configuring FTP for Users; Installing the FTP Publishing Services; Configuring SMTP; SMTP Security and Authentication; Configuring SMTP Relays; Working with SMTP
Module 9: Configuring Windows Media Server; Configuring a Windows Media Server Proxy; Configuring Digital Rights Management; Configuring a Windows Media Reverse Proxy Server; Configuring Windows SharePoint Services; Configuring Site Permissions; Configuring SharePoint Services E-mail Integration; Configuring SharePoint Services Server Backup Options; Working with SharePoint Services