Delaware County Community College, Serving Delaware and Chester Counties

NET 117 - Microsoft Window Server 2008 Active Directory

Course Description

This course is designed for students who support or plan to support Microsoft (MS) Windows Server (currently 2008) Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS). Students will learn to install, configure, and troubleshoot Microsoft Windows Server Active Directory components: Domain Services, Lightweight Directory Services, Certificate Services, Federation Services, and Rights Management Services in a forest or domain.

Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to:

Install and deploy MS Active Directory Services
Configure a Read-Only Domain Controller
Configure Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
Establish and maintain trust relationships
Configure Active Directory replication
Configure the global catalog and operations masters
Create and maintain users, computers and groups
Create an OU Software
Use the Group Policy Management Console to configure Group Policy settings
Plan and configure an Audit Policy and account policies
Manage software through Group Policy
Manage Group Policy Management MMC snap-in
Maintain and Back up Active Directory using the Reliability and Performance Monitor
Create DNS zones and configure additional services-AD RMS & ADFS
Install Active Directory Certificate Services
Configure certificate revocation, certificate templates and certificate enrollments
Configure Certificate Authority Server settings

Credit Hours: 4
Lecture Hours: 3
Lab Hours: 2

Course Prerequisites: NET 116