In recent years Microsoft’s MCSE program has established itself as the premier computer and networking industry certification. For the Windows 2003 implementation and administration, corporate has made it their mission to demand more of Microsoft certified candidates. The depth of technical knowledge required to obtain Microsoft’s Windows 2003 MCSE is staggering.
Audience : Those who are interested to become System/Network Administrator.

Duration of the course : Part Time : 6 Months (2 Hrs/Day)
                                             Full Time : 3 Months (4 Hrs/Day)

Prerequisite : Knowledge of Computer Hardware.

Key Benefits
At the end of the course students will have the skills to support Microsoft Windows 2003 Network environment. MCSE Professionals are responsible for installing, configuring, managing and supporting a network infrastructure that uses the Microsoft Windows 2003 server, Microsoft Exchange Server, SQL Server etc.

MCSE on Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Certification Requirements

Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) candidates on the Microsoft Windows Server 2003 track are required to satisfy the following requirements :

Core Exams : (6 Exams Required)

Four networking system exams
One client operating system exam
One design exam

Elective Exams (1 Exam Required)

Course Contents :-

Exam 70-290 : Managing and Maintaining a
Microsoft Windows Server 2003:
Exam 70-298 : Designing Security for a
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Network:
  • Managing Users, Computers and Groups.
  • Configure access to shared folders.
  • Managing & Maintaining a Server Environment.
  • Manage software update infrastructure.
  • Monitor file and print servers.
  • Manage a Web server using IIS.
  • Manage basic disks and dynamic disks.
  • Install and configure server hardware devices.
  • Managing and Implementing Disaster Recovery.
  • Manage backup procedures and recover from the backup.
  • Recover from server hardware failure.
  • Creating the Conceptual Design for Network. Infrastructure Security by Gathering and Analyzing Business and Technical Requirements.
  • Creating the Logical Design for Network Infrastructure Security.
  • Creating the Physical Design for Network Infrastructure Security.
  • Design a public key infrastructure (PKI) that uses Certificate Services.
  • Design security for network management.
  • Design security for wireless networks.
  • Design user authentication for Internet Information Services (IIS).
  • Design security for communication between networks.
  • Designing an Access Control Strategy for Data.
  • Creating the Physical Design for Client Infrastructure Security.
  • ELECTIVE EXAMS (1 Exam Required)
Exam 70-291: Implementing, Managing and maintaining a Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Network Infrastructure:
Exam 70-227 : Installing, Configuring and Administering Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration (ISA) Server 2000, Enterprise Edition:
  • Implementing, Managing and Maintaining IP Addressing.
  • Configure TCP/IP addressing on a server computer using DHCP.
  • Implementing, Managing and Maintaining Name Resolution using DNS Server.
  • Implementing, Managing and Maintaining Routing and Remote Access.
  • Configure remote access authentication protocols.
  • Implement secure access between private networks.
  • Manage Routing and Remote Access routing interfaces.
  • Maintaining a Network Infrastructure.
  • Installing ISA Server.
  • Install ISA Server. Installation modes include integrated, firewall and cache.
  • Configuring and Troubleshooting ISA Server Services
  • Configure and troubleshoot outbound Internet access
  • Configure H.323 Gatekeeper for audio and video conferencing.
  • Configure and troubleshoot virtual private network (VPN) access.
  • Configuring, Managing and Troubleshooting Policies and Rules.
  • Create and configure access control and bandwidth policies.
  • Manage ISA Server arrays in an enterprise.
  • Deploying, Configuring and Troubleshooting the Client Computer.
  • Monitoring, Managing and Analyzing ISA Server Use
  • Troubleshoot problems with security and network usage.