| About this Exam |
This exam will be retired on March 31st, 2011.
This exam is intended for IT professionals who have two or more years of experience in managing a Windows-based network and at least 12 to 18 months of hosting experience.
| Audience Profile |
This exam is intended for IT professionals who have two or more years of experience in managing a Windows-based network and at least 12 to 18 months of hosting experience. We recommend that the candidate have the following skills and experience.
The Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) on Windows Server 2003 credential or equivalent knowledge
Knowledge equivalent to that taught in Course 2576: Implementing and Administering Internet Information Services (IIS) 6.0
Familiarity with operational best practices such as those described in the Microsoft Operations Framework (MOF) or Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
The candidate should have the ability to configure and manage:
Network and Security infrastructures
Windows Server 2003 and Windows Server 2003 R2
Multiple Web sites
Managed and unmanaged servers
Static and dynamic Web sites
Shared and dedicated servers
Automate administrative tasks
| Credit Toward CertificationWhen you pass Exam 70-501: TS: Windows Server 2003 Hosted Environments, Configuration and Management, you complete the requirements for the following certification(s): |
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