We’re happy to announce that MCTS Self-Paced Training Kit (Exam 70-643): Configuring Windows Server 2008 Applications Infrastructure (2nd Edition) (ISBN 9780735648784; 640 pages) shipped to the printer today! This Training Kit, authored by J.C. Mackin, has been updated to cover Windows Server 2008 R2.
See below for the book’s contents and an excerpt from the Introduction. You can preorder the book here, here, or here.
Chapter 1 Implementing and Configuring a Windows Deployment Infrastructure Chapter 2 Configuring Server Storage and Clusters Chapter 3 Installing and Configuring Remote Desktop Services Chapter 4 Configuring and Managing a Remote Desktop Infrastructure Chapter 5 Installing and Configuring Web Applications Chapter 6 Managing Web Server Security Chapter 7 Configuring FTP and SMTP Services Chapter 8 Configuring Windows Media Services Chapter 9 Configuring Microsoft SharePoint Foundation
This training kit is designed for information technology (IT) professionals who support or plan to support Windows Server 2008 R2 networks and who also plan to take the Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS) 70-643 exam. It is assumed that before you begin using this kit, you have a solid, foundation-level understanding of Windows client and server operating systems and common Internet technologies.
The material covered in this training kit and on the 70-643 exam relates to the technologies in a Windows Server 2008 R2 network that support remote access to operating systems, web content, media, and applications. The topics in this training kit cover what you need to know for the exam as described on the Skills Measured tab for the exam, which is available at http://www.microsoft.com/learning/en/us/Exam.aspx?ID=70-643&locale=en-us#tab2.
By using this training kit, you learn how to do the following:
Refer to the objective mapping page in the front of this book to see where in the book each exam objective is covered.