MCSA/MCSE Self-Paced Training Kit (Exams 70-292 and 70-296): Managing, Maintaining, Planning, and Implementing a Microsoft® Windows Server™ 2003 Environ

MCSA/MCSE Self-Paced Training Kit (Exams 70-292 and 70-296): Managing, Maintaining, Planning, and Implementing a Microsoft® Windows Server™ 2003 Environ
Published:September 24, 2003Language:English
Author:Dan Holme and Orin Thomas, EditorsTechnology:Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Length:1488 PagesISBN 13:9780735619715

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About The BookGet official, all-in-one exam prep, practice, and review for Exams 70-292 and 70-296.

Upgrade your MCSA or MCSE certification—and your job skills—to Windows Server 2003 with this official Microsoft study guide for Exams 70-292 and 70-296. Work at your own pace through a system of lessons, hands-on exercises, troubleshooting labs, and review questions to maximize your performance on the upgrade exams.

The Readiness Review Suite powered by MeasureUp provides 850 challenging questions on CD for in-depth self-assessment and practice. You can choose timed or untimed testing mode, generate random tests, or focus on specific objectives. You get detailed explanations for right and wrong answers—including a customized learning path that describes how and where to focus your studies.

You also get expert exam tips plus a full review section inside the book that covers all objectives and subobjectives for both exams, including:

MCSA/MCSE Exam 70-292

Implement, manage, and maintain:
  • Users, computers, and groups

  • Access to resources

  • Software update services

  • Remote access and Web servers

  • Disaster recovery

  • Name resolution

  • Network security

  • MCSE Exam 70-296

    Plan, implement, and maintain:
  • Server roles and server security

  • Network infrastructure

  • Server availability

  • Network security and security infrastructure

  • Active Directory infrastructure

  • User, computer, and group strategies

  • Group Policy

  • Readiness Review Suite on CD
    Powered by MeasureUp

    Your kit includes:

  • NEW—Fully reengineered study guide covering two exams, two certification tracks. Includes complete objective-by-objective review plus expert exam tips.

  • NEW—Readiness Review Suite featuring 425 questions per exam and multiple testing options.

  • NEW—Case scenarios and troubleshooting labs for real-world expertise.

  • NEW—180-day evaluation version of Windows Server 2003, Enterprise Edition.

  • NEW—Fully searchable eBook.

  • NEW—Microsoft Encyclopedia of Security eBook.

  • Microsoft Encyclopedia of Networking, Second Edition, eBook.
  • About Dan Holme and Orin Thomas, EditorsOrin is a writer, editor and systems administrator who works for the certification advice Web site His work in IT has been varied: he’s done everything from providing first level networking support to acting in the role of systems administrator for one of Australia's largest companies. He has authored several articles for technical publications as well as contributing to The Insider's Guide to IT Certification. He holds the MCSE, CCNA, CCDA and Linux+ certifications. He holds a bachelor's degree in Science with honors from the University of Melbourne and is currently working toward the completion of a Ph.D in Philosophy of Science. Orin would like to thank his beautiful, amazing wife Oksana for being more wonderful and loving than he could ever have dreamed. Orin wants to thank their son Rooslan for making fatherhood so easy and fun. He would also like to thank the following friends and family: Ma, Mick, Lards, Gillian, Lee, Neil, Will, Jon, Alexander, Irina, Stas and Kasia as well as the entire tutor team who offer great free advice to those who are interested in getting certified.

    A graduate of Yale University and Thunderbird, the American Graduate School of International Management, Dan has spent 10 years as a consultant and trainer, delivering solutions to tens of thousands of IT Professionals from the most prestigious organizations and corporations around the world. His clients have included AT&T, Compaq, HP, Boeing, Home Depot, and Intel, and he has recently been involved supporting the design and implementation of Active Directory at enterprises including Raytheon, ABN AMRO, Johnson & Johnson, Los Alamos National Laboratories and General Electric. Dan is the Director of Training Services for Intelliem, which specializes in boosting the productivity of IT professionals and end users by creating advanced, customized solutions that integrate clients' specific design and configuration into productivity-focused training and knowledge management services ( From his base in sunny Arizona, Dan travels to client sites around the world, and then unwinds on his favorite mode of transportation—his snowboard. It takes a village to raise a happy geek, and Dan sends undying thanks and love to those, without whom, sanity would be out of reach: Lyman, Barb & Dick, Bob & Joni, Stan & Marylyn & Sondra, Mark, Kirk, John, Beth, Dan & June, Lena and the entire crazy commando crew.
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