Windows Server 2008 Active Directory Configuration


This course has been replaced by MCSA Windows Server 2016

  • 1

    Validates your skillset

    Validates your skills in designing, implementing and maintaining a Windows Server 2008 Active Directory.

  • 2

    Globally recognised certification

    Recognised across the globe and designed to increase the reliability and flexibility of any server infrastructure, the active directory is integrated with Windows Server 2008 and enables you to manage the identities and relationships that make up your organisation's network.

  • 3

    Great earnings

    With the average Microsoft certified candidate earning a salary of £39,000 this is a lucrative and engaging certification to undertake on your career path.

Your quick course guide

Certification: Windows Server 2008 Active Directory Configuration 

Study time: Full time - one month | Part time - two months 

Vendor: Microsoft

Provider: Skillsoft

Student support: StudentCare™ and expert mentors

Prerequisites: General understanding of basic networking principles 

Assessment: Exam based - 70-640 

Resources: Internet access and email

Ideal for: Systems administrators, desktop support technicians or network administrators

Included in your modules

70–640: Windows server 2008 active directory configuring

  • The active directory infrastructure in Windows server 2008
  • Additional active directory server roles in Windows server 2008
  • Active directory objects in Windows server 2008
  • Group policy objects strategy in Windows server 2008 
  • Configuring DNS in Windows server 2008
  • Active directory certificate services in Windows server 2008
  • Communications and security in Windows server 2008 
  • Monitoring backups and recovery in Windows server 2008

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  • Award winning training used globally by leading corporate clients

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  • All UK students receive an NUS student discount card
  • Your success is our success

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