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Windows Server 2003 (Exam 70-297) Design Active Directory

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This course material maps directly to Microsoft’s® MCSE required exam 70-297. Learn to describe the process of designing an Active Directory infrastructure and a network infrastructure that supports Active Directory; and design a forest and domain infrastructure, a site infrastructure, a Group Policy structure, an administrative structure, a physical network structure, a Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) structure, network connectivity, a name resolution strategy, and a network access infrastructure that support Active Directory.

3 levels - 52 training modules


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Course Instructor: Joe Tucker

Joe Tucker, a consultant/trainer for Intelligent Concepts, Inc. has extensive experience in technologies such as DNS, DHCP, VPNs and TCP/IP routing and configuration. He has trained many clients on use of Technology and trains in a classroom and lecture environment on how to install and administer Windows NT/2000/2003. His experience in the deployment of operating systems and applications as well as controlling and maintaining user environments and data is extensive. Joe has taught at Microsoft Authorized Technical Education Centers throughout the United States. Joe’s certifications include: CTT Certified Technical Trainer, Cisco Certified Network Associate – CCNA, Microsoft Certified Product Specialist Certification, Microsoft Certified Trainer, and Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer.

Course Outline

Lesson 1: Network Design Principles
Active Directory & Network Infrastructure
  • Design Principles
  • Active Directory
  • Designing Active Directory
  • Network Infrastructure
  • Designing Network Infrastructure
Designing a Domain & Forest Structure
  • Gathering Data
  • Conceptual Forest Design
  • Conceptual Domain Design
  • Designing DNS
  • Trusts
  • Migrating
  • Schema Management
Designing Site Infrastructure
  • Gathering Site Data
  • Creating the Site Design
  • Site Design & Replication
  • Placing Domain Controllers
  • Global Catalog Placement
  • Operations Masters
Lesson 2: Designing Administrative Structure & Group Policy
Designing Administrative Structure
  • Gathering Information
  • Administration Model
  • Organizational Unit Structure
  • Account Strategies
Group Policy Design
  • Gathering Information
  • Designing a Group Policy Structure
  • OUs and Group Policy
  • Managing Group Policy
Physical Network Design
  • Gathering Information
  • Connection Types
  • Connectivity Infrastructure
  • Change Management
Lesson 3: Designing Network Connectivity
Gathering Information
  • IP Addressing Design
  • Intranet Design
  • Extranet Design
  • DHCP Infrastructure
Designing a Name Resolution Strategy
  • Gathering Information
  • DNS Strategy
  • WINS Replication
  • Name Resolution for Clients
Network Access Infrastructure
  • Gathering Information
  • Network Access Security
  • Remote Access Methods
  • Remote Access Infrastructure
  • Wireless Access Infrastructure