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Exam 70-216 became available on March 4, 2002.
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Candidates for this exam operate in medium-sized to very large computing environments that use the Windows 2000 network operating system. They have a minimum of one year of experience implementing and administering network operating systems in environments that have the following characteristics:
Supported users range from 200 to more than 26,000.
Physical locations range from 5 to more than 150.
Typical network services and applications include file and print, database, messaging, proxy server or firewall, dial-in server, desktop management, and Web hosting.
Connectivity needs include connecting individual offices and users at remote locations to the corporate network and connecting corporate networks to the Internet.
When you pass the Implementing and Administering a Microsoft Windows 2000 Network Infrastructure exam, you achieve Microsoft Certified Professional status. You also earn credit toward the following certifications:
Core credit toward Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer on Microsoft Windows 2000 certification
Elective credit toward Microsoft Certified Database Administrator on Microsoft SQL Server 2000 certification
Elective credit toward Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator on Microsoft Windows 2000 certification
In addition to your hands-on experience working with the product, we recommend that you use the following tools and training to help you prepare for this exam.
Course 2151: Windows 2000 Network and Operating System Essentials
Course 2152: Implementing Windows 2000 Professional and Server
Course 2153: Implementing a Windows 2000 Network Infrastructure
MeasureUp: Visit the MeasureUp Web site to take a practice test.
Self Test Software: Visit the Self Test Software Web site to take a practice test.
TechNet: Designed for IT professionals, this site includes how-to instructions, best practices, downloads, technical chats, and much more.
MSDN: The Microsoft Developer Network (MSDN) is a reference for developers. It features code samples, technical articles, newsgroups, chats, and more.
Training and certification newsgroups: There is a newsgroup for every Microsoft certification. By participating in the ongoing dialogue, you take advantage of a unique opportunity to exchange ideas with and ask questions of others, including more than 750 Microsoft Most Valuable Professionals (MVPs) worldwide.
This exam measures your ability to install, manage, monitor, configure, and troubleshoot DNS, DHCP, Remote Access, Network Protocols, IP Routing, and WINS in a Windows 2000 network infrastructure. In addition, this test measures the skills required to manage, monitor, and troubleshoot Network Address Translation and Certificate Services. Before taking the exam, you should be proficient in the job skills listed in the following matrix. The matrix shows which Official Microsoft Learning Products may help you reach competency in the skills being tested in the exam.
|Skills measured by Exam 70-216||Course 2151||Course 2152||Course 2153|
|Installing, Configuring, Managing, Monitoring, and Troubleshooting DNS in a Windows 2000 Network Infrastructure|
Install, configure, and troubleshoot DNS.
Manage and monitor DNS.
|Installing, Configuring, Managing, Monitoring, and Troubleshooting DHCP in a Windows 2000 Network Infrastructure|
Install, configure, and troubleshoot DHCP.
Manage and monitor DHCP.
|Configuring, Managing, Monitoring, and Troubleshooting Remote Access in a Windows 2000 Network Infrastructure|
Configure and troubleshoot remote access.
Manage and monitor remote access.
Configure remote access security.
|Installing, Configuring, Managing, Monitoring, and Troubleshooting Network Protocols in a Windows 2000 Network Infrastructure|
Install, configure, and troubleshoot network protocols.
Configure TCP/IP packet filters.
Configure and troubleshoot network protocol security.
Manage and monitor network traffic.
Configure and troubleshoot IPSec.
|Installing, Configuring, Managing, Monitoring, and Troubleshooting WINS in a Windows 2000 Network Infrastructure|
Install, configure, and troubleshoot WINS.
Configure WINS replication.
Configure NetBIOS name resolution.
Manage and monitor WINS.
|Installing, Configuring, Managing, Monitoring, and Troubleshooting IP Routing in a Windows 2000 Network Infrastructure|
Install, configure, and troubleshoot IP routing protocols.
Manage and monitor IP routing.
|Installing, Configuring, Managing, Monitoring, and Troubleshooting Certificate Services|
Install and configure Certificate Authority (CA).
Issue and revoke certificates.
Remove the Encrypting File System (EFS) recovery keys.
Note This preparation guide is subject to change at any time without prior notice and at the sole discretion of Microsoft. Microsoft exams might include adaptive testing technology and simulation items. Microsoft does not identify the format in which exams are presented. Please use this preparation guide to prepare for the exam, regardless of its format.
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