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Planning, Implementing and Maintaining a Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Active Directory Infrastructure

This five-day instructor-led course includes self-paced and instructor-facilitated components. It provides students with the knowledge and skills to successfully plan, implement, and troubleshoot a Microsoft Windows Server™ 2003 Active Directory® directory service infrastructure. The course focuses on a Windows Server 2003 directory service environment, including forest and domain structure, Domain Name System (DNS), site topology and replication, organizational unit structure and delegation of administration, Group Policy, and user, group, and computer account strategies.

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Who is the course for

This course is appropriate for individuals who are employed or seeking a position as a systems engineer. This course is also appropriate for individuals who currently support a competitive platform who want to enhance their skills using Windows Server 2003 Active Directory.

What we teach you

  • Describe the logical and physical components of Active Directory.
  • Create and configure a forest and domain structure by using an Active Directory infrastructure design.
  • Plan and implement an organizational unit structure.
  • Plan and implement Active Directory user, group, and computer accounts.
  • Plan and implement a Group Policy strategy to centrally manage users and computers in an enterprise.
  • Deploy, manage, and troubleshoot software that is deployed using Group Policy.
  • Implement sites to manage and monitor Active Directory replication.
  • Plan and implement the placement of domain controllers, global catalog servers, and DNS servers that are integrated with Active Directory.
  • Plan and manage operations masters.
  • Back up, restore, and maintain Active Directory.
  • Plan and implement an Active Directory infrastructure that is based on a directory service design that an enterprise architect provides.

    Required skills

    Course 2278: Planning and Maintaining a Windows Server 2003 Network Infrastructure, or have the equivalent knowledge and skills.

    Teaching methods

    Instructor-led classroom training with self-paced practical exercises in virtual environment

    Teaching materials

    The student kit includes a comprehensive workbook and other necessary materials for this class.

    Course Outline

    Module 1: Introduction to Active Directory Infrastructure
  • The Architecture of Active Directory
  • How Active Directory Works
  • Examining Active Directory
  • The Active Directory Design, Planning, and Implementation Processes
  • Describe the architecture of Active Directory.
  • Describe how Active Directory works.
  • Use command-line tools, scripts, snap-ins, and other methods to examine the components of Active Directory.
  • Describe the Active Directory design, planning, and implementation processes.

    Module 2: Implementing an Active Directory Forest and Domain Structure

  • Creating a Forest and Domain Structure
  • Examining and Configuring Active Directory Integrated DNS
  • Raising Forest and Domain Functional Levels
  • Creating Trust Relationships
  • Create a forest and domain structure.
  • Configure DNS in an Active Directory environment.
  • Raise the functional level of a forest and a domain.
  • Create trust relationships between domains.
  • Secure trusts by using SID filtering.

    Module 3: Implementing an Organizational Unit Structure

  • Creating and Managing Organizational Units
  • Delegating Administrative Control for Organizational Units
  • Planning an Organizational Unit Strategy
  • Create and manage organizational units.
  • Delegate control of an organizational unit.
  • Plan an organizational unit strategy.

    Module 4: Implementing User, Group, and Computer Accounts

  • Introduction to Accounts
  • Creating and Managing Multiple Accounts
  • Implementing User Principal Name Suffixes
  • Moving Objects in Active Directory
  • Planning an Account Strategy
  • Planning an Active Directory Audit Strategy
  • Describe the types of Active Directory accounts and groups.
  • Create multiple user and computer accounts.
  • Implement UPN suffixes.
  • Move objects within a domain and across domains in a forest.
  • Plan a strategy for user computer and group accounts.
  • Plan an Active Directory audit strategy.

    Module 5: Implementing Group Policy

  • Creating and Configuring Group Policy objects (GPOs)
  • Configuring Group Policy Refresh Rates and Group Policy Settings
  • Managing GPOs
  • Verifying and Troubleshooting Group Policy
  • Delegating Administrative Control of Group Policy
  • Planning a Group Policy Strategy for the Enterprise
  • Create and configure GPOs.
  • Configure Group Policy refresh rates and Group Policy settings.
  • Manage GPOs.
  • Verify and troubleshoot Group Policy.
  • Delegate administrative control of Group Policy.
  • Plan a Group Policy strategy for the enterprise.

    Module 6: Deploying and Managing Software by Using Group Policy

  • Introduction to Managing Software Deployment
  • Deploying Software
  • Configuring Software Deployment
  • Maintaining Deployed Software
  • Troubleshooting Software Deployment
  • Planning a Software Deployment Strategy
  • Explain the basic concepts of software deployment by using Group Policy.
  • Deploy software by using Group Policy.
  • Configure software deployment by using Group Policy.
  • Maintain deployed software by using Group Policy.
  • Troubleshoot some common problems with software deployment.
  • Plan a software deployment strategy.

    Module 7: Implementing Sites to Manage Active Directory Replication

  • Introduction to Active Directory Replication
  • Creating and Configuring Sites
  • Managing Site Topology
  • Troubleshooting Replication Failures
  • Planning a Site
  • Explain the components and the process of replication.
  • Create and configure sites.
  • Manage an Active Directory site topology.
  • Monitor and troubleshoot Active Directory replication failures.
  • Plan a site strategy.

    Module 8: Implementing the Placement of Domain Controllers

  • Implementing the Global Catalog in Active Directory
  • Determining the Placement of Domain Controllers in Active Directory
  • Planning the Placement of Domain Controllers
  • Implement the global catalog in Active Directory.
  • Determine the place
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