The qualified candidate for Exam 70-236 TS: Exchange Server 2007, Configuring, typically:
- Installs and manages Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
- Manages messaging security by using Exchange Server 2007
- Recovers messaging servers and databases by using Exchange Server 2007
- Monitors and troubleshoots Exchange Server 2007
Credit Toward CertificationWhen you pass Exam 70-236: TS:Exchange Server 2007, Configuring, you complete the requirements for the following certification(s):
- Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS): Microsoft Exchange Server 2007, Configuration
- Exam 70-236: TS:Exchange Server 2007, Configuring: counts as credit toward the following certification(s):
- Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP): Enterprise Messaging Administrator
About this Course
At the end of this three-day course, students who are new to Microsoft Exchange Server will learn how to configure and manage a messaging environment in accordance with technical requirements. Students will learn how to install Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 and manage routing, client access, and the backup and restore of databases. They will also learn how to manage addressing and recipient objects such as mailboxes, distribution groups, and contacts.
IT Professionals, IT generalists, and help desk professionals who want to learn about Exchange Server 2007 are the audience for this course. IT Professionals, IT generalists and help desk professionals should have at least 3 years experience working in the IT field—typically in the areas of network administration, help desk, or system administration. No experience with Exchange Server is necessary.
- Working knowledge of Windows Server operating system. For example, how storage is configured, basic backup and restore techniques, and what a client/server application interaction means.
- Working knowledge of network technologies. For example, what Transmission Control Protocol (TCPIP) and Domain Name System (DNS) do and how to use them, basic routing concepts (Wide Area Networks (WAN) vs. Local Area Network (LAN) router vs. switch vs. hub).
- Working knowledge of Active Directory. For example, how user objects are managed, what is stored in Active Directory partitions, basic architectures (domain, forest, sites, etc.), and how domain controllers are managed. Also, site and site connector configuration, schema and configuration partitions, and Global Catalogs.
- Conceptual understanding of e-mail technologies For example, that Simple Mail Transport Protocol (SMTP) is a protocol used for e-mail and the differences between transport protocols and client access protocols (Post Office Protocol (POP), Internet Access Message Protocol (IMAP), SMTP).
At Course Completion
After completing this course, students will be able to:
- Describe how Exchange Server 2007 and the Active Directory directory service work together.
- Install Exchange Server 2007.
- Configure Mailbox server roles.
- Manage recipient objects.
- Manage e-mail and address lists.
- Manage client access.
- Manage Messaging Transport.
- Manage availability, backup and recovery.
- Maintain the messaging system.