(Retired) Planning and Implementing Windows Server 2008


This five-day course is intended for IT Professionals who are interested in the knowledge and skills necessary to plan and implement a Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2 environment. It incorporates both the planning of the server infrastructure and key aspects of the implementation, management and maintenance of Active Directory and Network Infrastructure. It is the primary training resource for Exam 70-646 preparation (MCITP: Server Administrator certification). It covers the most important job tasks for Server Administrators who are responsible for the planning, operations, and day-to-day maintenance of Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2 servers in the enterprise.
The course covers Windows server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows Server 2008 R2 Sp1.


After completing this course, students will gain the skills to:

  • plan Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008  R2 Sp1 deployments and upgrades
  • plan server management and delegated administration strategies
  • plan for network addressing with IPv4 and IPv6 and also the provisioning of DNS services
  • plan and provision Active Directory Domain Services
  • plan and implement Group Policy strategy
  • plan and implement Active Directory Certificate Services
  • plan and provision Application servers including Web services, presentation virtualisation and application virtualisation
  • plan and implement file and print server roles
  • plan and implement secure network access policies such as VPNs, Network Access Protection (NAP) and Direct Access
  • plan and provision data and storage
  • plan and implement an update management strategy using Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
  • plan and implement high availability
  • plan for server performance and event monitoring
  • plan and implement a backup and recovery strategy.


Onsite training?

If you need training for three or more people, ask us about training at your site. You can enjoy the convenience of reduced travel cost and time, as well as a familiar environment for your staff. Additionally, we can customise the course for your business needs.

User Reviews

Not yet rated. You will need to follow this course before you can write a review.

Course Info

Next Step

Enquire Now
Tell a Friend
Email Course Outline