Comprehensive hands-on introduction to multi-user, multi-tasking server operating systems and networked operating systems. Topics include: active directory (AD) installation and configuration, server/domain promotion, group policy implementation and management, trusts, server security configuration, user and group management, server roles, domain naming system (DNS), certificate authority service (CAS), lightweight directory service (LDS), rights management service (RMS), federated service (FS) and read-only domain controller (RODC), troubleshooting and disaster recovery. Course maps to the Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist exam for server active directory.
Prerequisite: "C" grade or higher or "Pass" in CIS 190 or
equivalent or current Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS) 70-680
Recommended Preparation: None
2 UNITS : 1 hour lecture, 3 hours laboratory