The Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE): Messaging teaches students about guidelines, best practices, and considerations that will help them optimize their Exchange server deployment. Also, it will provide the skills and knowledge to install, Exchange infrastructure, and plan, client access, manage the mailbox role, and transport.

Audience:

This exam is designed for candidates who are responsible for the Exchange messaging infrastructure in an enterprise environment. They are the administrators who act as the technical lead over a team of administrators. These candidates provide support between the Exchange Recipient Administrator and the Exchange Server Administrator.

Prerequisites:

One or more years of relevant experience.

Duration of the course: Part Time : 5Months (2 hrs/day)
Full Time : 3Months (4 hrs/day)

Course outline:

70-410: Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012:

  • Deploying and Managing Windows Server 2012
  • Introduction to Active Directory Domain Services
  • Managing Active Directory Domain Services Objects
  • Automating Active Directory Domain Services Administration
  • Implementing IPv4
  • Implementing DHCP
  • Implementing DNS
  • Implementing IPv6
  • Implementing Local Storage
  • Implementing File and Print Services
  • Implementing Group Policy
  • Securing Windows Servers Using Group Policy Objects
  • Implementing Server Virtualization with Hyper-V

Exam 70-411: Administering Windows Server 2012

  • Implement a Group Policy infrastructure
  • Manage user desktops with Group Policy
  • Manage user and service accounts
  • Maintain Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS)
  • Configure and troubleshoot domain name system (DNS)
  • Configure and troubleshoot remote access
  • Install, configure, and troubleshoot the network policy server (NPS) role
  • Implement network access protection (NAP)
  • Optimize file services
  • Configure encryption and advanced auditing
  • Deploy and maintain server images Implement

70-412: Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 Services:

  • Implement advanced network services
  • Implement advanced file services
  • Implement dynamic access control
  • Implement network load balancing
  • Implement failover clustering
  • Implement failover clustering with Hyper-V
  • Implement disaster recovery
  • Implement distributed Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) deployments
  • Implement AD DS sites and replication
  • Implement Active Directory Certificate Services (AD CS)
  • Implement Active Directory Rights Management Services (AD RMS
  • Implement Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS)

70-341: Core Solutions of Microsoft Exchange Server 2013:

  • Deploying and managing Exchange server 2013
  • Planning and configuring Mailbox Servers
  • Managing recipient objects
  • Planning and deploying client Access Servers
  • Planning and configuring client Messaging connectivity
  • Planning and Configuring Message Transport
  • Planning and Implementing High Availability
  • Planning and Implementing Disaster Recovery
  • Planning and Configuring Message Security Options
  • Planning and Configuring Administrative Security and Auditing
  • Monitoring and Troubleshooting Exchange Server 2013

70-342: Advanced Solutions of Microsoft Exchange Server 2013:

  • Overview of Exchange Server 2013 Unified Messaging
  • Designing and implementing Exchange Server 2013 Unified Messaging
  • Designing and implementing site resiliency
  • Planning virtualization for Exchange Server 2013
  • Designing and implementing message transport security
  • Designing and implementing message retention
  • Designing and implementing messaging compliance
  • Designing and implementing administrative security and auditing
  • Managing Exchange Server 2013 with Exchange Management Shell
  • Designing and implementing integration with Exchange Online
  • Designing and implementing messaging coexistence
  • Designing and implementing Exchange Server migrations and upgrades