The 70-662 & 70-663: Designing, Deploying and Administrating Exchange Server 2010 online training course will provide you with the knowledge and skills to configure and manage a Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 messaging environment. This does not require previous Exchange Server experience, but does require that students have significant experience in managing Windows Server and Active Directory services or Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS).

This course provides training to configure Microsoft Exchange Server 2010, as well as provide guidelines, best practices, and considerations that will help you optimize your Exchange Server deployment.

Course Instructor: Doug Bassett

Course Outline

01. Chapter 1: Introduction to Microsoft Exchange Server 2010

  • Brief History of Exchange Servers
  • New Features in Exchange Server 2010
  • Improvements in Exchange Server 2010
  • Discontinued Features
  • Comparison between Exchange Server 2007 and
  • Client Benefits to Exchange Server 2010

02. Chapter 2: Installing and Configuring Exchange Server 2010

  • Understanding the Administrator’s Job Role
  • Installing Exchange Prerequisites
  • Preparing the Infrastructure for Exchange Server 2010
  • Preparing the Infrastructure for Exchange Server2010 Deployment
  • Introducing the Server Roles
  • Installing Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
  • Understanding Role Based Access Control

03. Chapter 3: Configuring Connectors, Routing and Transport, and Connectivity

  • Configuring Connectors
  • Configuring Message Routing and Transport
  • Configuring Client Access for Exchange Server 2010

04. Chapter 4: Managing Exchange Server 2010

  • Mail-Enabled Objects
  • Understanding Databases in Exchange Server 2010
  • Creating Mailboxes
  • User Mailbox Properties
  • Creating Resource Mailboxes
  • Modifying Resource Mailbox Properties
  • Configuring Mail-Enabled Groups
  • Modifying Mail-Enabled Group Properties
  • Configuring Mail Contacts
  • Moving Mailboxes
  • Using the Exchange Control Panel and Outlook Web App
  • Managing Myself in the Exchange Control Panel
  • Managing an Organization with the Exchange Control Panel
  • Managing Another User’s Inbox with the Exchange

05. Chapter 5: Configuring and Managing Public Folders

  • Creating Public Folders
  • Managing and Configuring Public Folders
  • Replicating Your Public Folders

06. Chapter 6: Configuring Security, Compliance, and Policies

  • Configuring Role Based Access Control
  • Introducing Message Compliance and Record Management
  • Configuring Transport Rules
  • Managing Policies and Address Lists
  • Configuring Antivirus and Antispam Solutions

07. Chapter 7: Configuring High-Availability Solutions for Exchange Server

  • Introducing High Availability in Exchange Server 2010
  • Understanding Database Availability Groups
  • Managing a Database Availability Group
  • Managing Database Copies
  • Availability for Client Access, Hub Transport, and Edge Transport Roles

08. Chapter 8: Disaster Recovery Operations for Exchange Server

  • What Is Disaster Recovery?
  • Avoiding Disasters and Reacting to Them
  • Configuring Backups
  • Recovering Messaging Data
  • Backing Up and Recovering Server Roles

09. Chapter 9: Monitoring and Reporting with Exchange Server 2010

  • Monitoring Databases
  • Performing Message Tracking
  • Monitoring Client Connectivity
  • Creating Server Reports
  • Creating Usage Reports

10. Chapter 10: Planning the Exchange Server 2010

  • Migration and Infrastructure
  • Understanding the Messaging Professional’s Job Role
  • Using a Framework for Deploying Exchange Server 2010
  • Preparing Exchange Server 2010 for Deployment
  • Planning Namespaces
  • Planning Your Migration and Coexistence

11. Chapter 11: Designing and Deploying Mailbox Services

  • Designing Mailbox Services
  • Deploying the Mailbox Server Role

12. Chapter 12: Designing Routing and Client Connectivity

  • Getting to Know Exchange 2010 Server Transport and Routing Features
  • Planning Exchange Server 2010 Routing
  • Defining Transport Server Hardware
  • Deploying the Exchange Server 2010 Infrastructure
  • Exchange 2010 Client Access and Connectivity
  • Deploying Exchange Server 2010 Client Access Servers
  • Choosing Hardware and Sizing
  • Deploying the Exchange Server 2010 Client Access Server Role

13. Chapter 13: Designing Security and Compliance

  • Designing Messaging Security and Compliance
  • Planning Exchange Permissions Models
  • Designing Message Hygiene
  • Designing Client Access Security
  • Designing Message Archival and Discovery

14. Chapter 14: Designing High Availability and Recovery

  • High Availability Overview
  • Designing and Deploying Exchange 2010 High Availability
  • Designing Exchange Backup and Recovery

Skills Learned

After completing this online training course, students will be able to:

  • Install and deploy Exchange Server 2010
  • Configure Mailbox servers and mailbox server components
  • Manage recipient objects
  • Configure the Client Access server role
  • Manage message transport
  • Configure the secure flow of messages between the Exchange Server organization and the Internet
  • Implement a high availability solution for Mailbox servers and other server roles
  • Plan and implement backup and restore for the server roles
  • Plan and configure messaging policy and compliance
  • Configure Exchange Server permissions and security for internal and external access
  • Monitor and maintain the messaging system
  • Transition an Exchange Server 2003 or Exchange Server 2007 organization to Exchange Server 2010
  • Configure Exchange Server 2010 integration with Exchange Online
  • Configure the Unified Messaging Server role and Unified Messaging components
  • Understand appropriate command-line, PowerShell and applicable management shell commands