MCITP Self-Paced Training Kit (Exams 70-640, 70-642, 70-646): Server Administrator Core Requirements

MCITP Self-Paced Training Kit (Exams 70-640, 70-642, 70-646): Server Administrator Core Requirements
Published:May 28, 2008Language:English
Author:Dan Holme, Nelson Ruest, Danielle Ruest, Tony Northrup, J.C. Mackin, Ian McLean, and Orin ThomasTechnology:Windows Server 2008
Length:2480 PagesISBN 13:9780735625082

List Price:

$ 159.99
About The BookYour all-in-one kit for the required exams

Get in-depth training and practice with the skills measured by the core exams for Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP): Windows Server 2008 Server Administrator certification—all in one box! Covering exams 70-640, 70-642, and 70-646, these three training kits include exam prep and practice tests to help you maximize your performance. You get official Microsoft® study guides, plus practice tests on CD to help you assess your skills. They come packed with the tools and features that exam candidates want most—including in-depth, self-paced training based on final exam content; rigorous, objective-by-objective review; exam tips from expert, exam-certified authors; and customizable testing options. They also provide case scenarios and exercises for skills and expertise that you can apply to the job.

Focusing on administering Windows Server 2008, these official study guides cover topics such as configuring, managing, and supporting user and computer accounts, groups, Domain Name System (DNS) zones, client settings, and group policy objects; the new Active Directory® Lightweight Directory Services and Active Directory Rights Management Service; configuring remote access, Network Access Protection (NAP), network authentication, IPv4 and IPv6 addressing, and DNS replication; creating virtual machines; installing server core; planning server roles; maintaining server security; planning data storage, network load balancing, and server backups; managing software deployment and versioning; and scheduling server deployments.

Work at your own pace through the lessons and hands-on exercises. Then assess yourself by using more than 900 practice and review questions on the CD, featuring multiple, customizable testing options to meet your specific needs. Choose timed or untimed testing mode, generate random tests, or focus on discrete objectives or chapters. You get detailed explanations for right and wrong answers—including pointers back to the book for further study. You also get a 120-day evaluation version of Windows Server 2008 and discount vouchers for all three exams—making this kit an exceptional value and a great career investment.
About Dan Holme, Nelson Ruest, Danielle Ruest, Tony Northrup, J.C. Mackin, Ian McLean, and Orin ThomasDan Holme, MVP, is a Windows technologies expert with 10+ years of experience as a consultant and trainer. He is the author of WINDOWS ADMINISTRATION RESOURCE KIT: PRODUCTIVITY SOLUTIONS FOR IT PROFESSIONALS.

Nelson Ruest, MCSE+Security, MCT, MVP, is a senior architect focused on systems management and administration. He has coauthored several books on Windows Server, Windows client, and other server technologies.

Danielle Ruest, MVP, is a senior enterprise workflow architect and consultant with 20+ years’ experience in project implementations. She has coauthored several books, including MICROSOFT WINDOWS SERVER 2008: THE COMPLETE REFERENCE.

Tony Northrup, MCTS, MCSE, CISSP, MVP, is a consultant and author who’s written several Self-Paced Training Kits. He is coauthor of WINDOWS SERVER 2008 NETWORKING AND NETWORK ACCESS PROTECTION (NAP).

J.C. Mackin, MCITP, MCTS, MCSE, MCDST, MCT, is a writer, editor, and consultant with a decade’s experience with Microsoft networking technologies. He’s written several SELF-PACED TRAINING KITS, including Exams 70-622 and 70-643.

Ian McLean, MCITP, MCSE, MCT, has 40 years’ experience as an author, consultant, and instructor. He’s written 21 books, including SELF-PACED TRAINING KITS for Windows Server, Windows Vista, Microsoft SQL Server.

Orin Thomas, MCSE, MCITP, Linux+, is a systems administrator, MVP for Security, author of several SELF-PACED TRAINING KITS on Windows technologies, and contributing editor for Windows IT Pro magazine.
Other Books By Tony NorthrupOther Books By Ian McLeanOther Books By Orin ThomasOther Books By Dan HolmeOther Books By J.C. Mackin
Looking for training resources, events and advice from peers? Join the Microsoft Training and Certification Community. Preparing for an exam now? Find your Microsoft Certification Study Group. Talk to us on these social networks:
What do you think of this book?Your feedback is important in helping us create books that serve your needs and meet your expectations. Please take our survey at www.microsoft.com/learning/booksurvey

Note: You will need this book's 13-digit International Standard Book Number (ISBN) to take the survey. The ISBN 13 can be found above.
To report or search for corrections in this book or companion content,
please go to www.microsoft.com/learning/support/books/