Code: 
5047
Duration: 
4-5 Day(s)

Overview

We've extended this course from three to five days to enable our customers to gain the most benefit and skills from the experience that our instructors have gained in Exchange Server 2007. The course will enable customers to learn how to make the most of the new technologies which are needed to optimise the installation and management of Exchange Server 2007. By providing our customers more time to learn the technology in the course, delegates will be more effective when returning to their production environments

At the end of this five-day course, students who are new to Exchange Server will learn how to configure and manage a messaging environment in accordance with technical requirements. Students will learn how to install 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

Audience

IT Professionals, IT generalists, and help desk professionals who want to learn about Microsoft 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

Skills Gained

After completing this course, students will be able to

  • Describe how Exchange Server 2007 and Active Directory 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 message system.

Prerequisites

This course requires that students meet the following prerequisites

Experience using these tools and applications:

  • NTBackup command.
  • NSLookup command.
  • Windows Explorer
  • Microsoft Management Console (MMC)
  • Active Directory Users and Computers
  • Active Directory Sites and Services
  • Internet Information Services (IIS) Admin
  • Outlook
  • 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 (TCP/IP) 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).

Course Specifics

Course Outline

Module 1: Overview of Exchange and Active Directory

After completing this module, students will be able to describe how Exchange Server 2007 and Active Directory work together

Lessons

  • Review of Active Directory
  • Introduction to the Integration of Active Directory and Exchange Server 2007

Lab: Overview of How Active Directory and Exchange Server 2007 Work Together

Discussion: Explaining How Exchange and Active Directory Work Together

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the core components of the Active Directory directory service.
  • Describe the integration of Active Directory and Exchange Server 2007.

Module 2: Installing Exchange Server 2007

After completing this module, students will be able install Exchange Server 2007

Lessons

  • Introduction to the Exchange Server 2007 Server Roles
  • Installing Exchange Server 2007
  • Completing the Exchange Server 2007 Installation

Lab: Managing Recipient Objects

  • Preparing the Environment for an Exchange Server 2007 Installation
  • Installing Exchange
  • Verifying an Exchange Server Installation

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the Exchange Server 2007 server roles.
  • Install Exchange Server 2007.
  • Complete the Exchange Server 2007 installation.

Module 3: Configuring Mailbox Server Roles

After completing this module, students will be able to configure Mailbox Server roles

Lessons

  • Overview of Exchange Server 2007
  • Implementing Mailbox Server Roles
  • Managing Public Folder Databases

Lab: Configuring Mailbox Servers

  • Configuring Storage Groups and Database Files
  • Configuring a Public Folder and Store Referrals

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the Exchange Server 2007 Administration Tools.
  • Implement Mailbox Server roles.
  • Manage Public Folder databases

Module 4: Managing Recipient Objects

After completing this module, students will be able to manage recipient objects

Lessons

  • Managing Mailboxes
  • Managing Other Recipients
  • Overview of Managing Public Folders

Lab: Managing Recipient Objects

  • Modifying Existing Mailboxes
  • Configuring New Mailboxes and Mail-Enabled Objects
  • Managing Resource Mailboxes
  • Managing Mailbox Removal

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Manage mailboxes.
  • Manage other recipients.
  • Manage Public Folders.

Module 5: Managing E-Mail Addresses and Address Lists

After completing this module, students will be able to manage e-mail and address lists

Lessons

  • Configuring E-Mail Address Policies
  • Configuring Address Lists
  • Overview of Bulk Recipient Management Tasks

Lab: Managing E-Mail Addresses and Address Lists

  • Managing E-Mail Address Policies
  • Managing Address Lists
  • Performing Recipient Bulk Management Tasks

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Configure e-mail address policies.
  • Configure address lists.
  • Describe bulk recipient management tasks.

Module 6: Managing Client Access

After completing this module, students will be able to manage client access

Lessons

  • Implementing Client Access Servers
  • Implementing Client Access Features
  • Implementing Outlook Web Access
  • Introduction to Implementing Mobile Messaging

Lab: Managing Client Access

  • Configuring Client Protocols
  • Managing Outlook Web Access Connectivity
  • Managing Mobile Device Connectivity

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Implement client access servers.
  • Implement client access features.
  • Implement Outlook Web Access.
  • Implement Mobile Messaging.

Module 7: Managing Messaging Transport

After completing this module, students will be able to manage messaging transport

Lessons

  • Introduction to Message Transport
  • Implementing Message Transport

Lab: Managing Messaging Transport

  • Troubleshooting Local Message Delivery
  • Troubleshooting Remote Message Delivery
  • Discussion: Troubleshooting Message Transport

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe how Message Transport works in Exchange Server 2007.
  • Implement Message Transport.

Module 8: Managing Availability, Backup and Recovery

After completing this module, students will be able to manage availability, and backup and recovery

Lessons

  • Implementing High-Availability for Mailbox Servers
  • Managing a Backup Solution
  • Managing a Recovery Solution

Lab: Managing Backup and Recovery

  • Backing Up and Restoring Mailbox Databases
  • Restoring Mailbox Databases using Local Continuous Replication (LCR)
  • Restoring Data using the Recovery Storage Group

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Implement high-availability for mailbox servers
  • Manage a backup solution.
  • Manage a recovery solution.

Module 9: Maintaining the Messaging System

After completing this module, students will be able to maintain the message system.

Lessons

  • Overview of Implementing Change Management
  • Overview of Updating Exchange Servers

Lab: Maintaining the Messaging System

  • Obtaining Approval for a Change Implementation

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe implement change management.
  • Describe how to update Exchange Servers.

Thinking about Onsite?

If you need training for 3 or more people, you should ask us about onsite training. Putting aside the obvious location benefit, content can be customised to better meet your business objectives and more can be covered than in a public classroom. It's a cost effective option.

Submit an enquiry from any page on this site, and let us know you are interested in the requirements box, or simply mention it when we contact you.

Upcoming Dates

a Location Cost Days Date  
Belfast 402 Aug 17
Bristol 405 Jun 17
Reading 401 May 17
Manchester 420 Apr 17
Exeter 410 Apr 17
Cardiff 404 Apr 17