Configuring Identity & Access Solutions with Windows Server 2008 Active Directory (Exam 70-640)

Course ID: HLT 6426

Course Length: 3 days

Course Description:
This three-day instructor-led course provides in-depth training on configuring and troubleshooting Active Directory Identity and Access (IDA) solutions with Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2.

Target Student:
This course is intended for those who want to learn how IDA solutions are implemented in Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2. It is also intended for those preparing for MCTS: Windows Server 2008 Active Directory certification. This course provides a technology overview of IDA and PKI solutions, and details the implementation of each of the roles in Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2 that implement the IDA solution.

Prerequisites:
To ensure your success, we recommend you first have equivalent knowledge:

  • Technical skills in Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS). This includes technical skills equivalent to 6425: Configuring Windows Server 2008 Active Directory Domain Services.
  • Technical skills in Windows Server 2008 equivalent to 6419B: Configuring, Managing and Maintaining Windows Server 2008 Servers.

Delivery Method:
Instructor led, group-paced, classroom-delivery learning model with structured hands-on activities.

Performance-Based Objectives :
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Describe the fundamental IDA components and Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2 IDA technologies.
  • Configure Active Directory Certificate Services.
  • Deploy, configure, and manage certificates.
  • Deploy, configure, and troubleshoot Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services (AD LDS).
  • Deploy, configure, and troubleshoot Active Directory Federation Services 2.0 (AD FS 2.0).
  • Deploy, configure, and troubleshoot Active Directory Rights Management Services (AD RMS).
  • Maintain Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2 Active Directory IDA Solutions.

Course Content

Module 1: Exploring Identity and Access Solutions
Topic 1A: Overview of Identity and Access Techniques
Topic 1B: Active Directory Identity and Access Solutions Server Roles
Topic 1C: Additional Identity and Access Management Tools and Solutions
Lab : Identifying IDA Roles to Meet Business Requirements

Module 2: Deploying and Configuring Active Directory Certificate Services
Topic 2A: Overview of Public Key Infrastructure
Topic 2B: Overview of Certification Authorities
Topic 2C: Deploying Certification Authorities
Topic 2D: Configuring Certification Authorities
Topic 2E: Troubleshooting Active Directory Certificate Services
Lab : Deploying and Configuring Active Directory Certificate Services

Module 3: Deploying and Configuring Certificates
Topic 3A: Managing Certificate Templates
Topic 3B: Deploying Certificates and Managing Enrollment
Topic 3C: Managing Certificate Revocation
Topic 3D: Configuring Certificate Recovery
Lab : Deploying Certificates and Managing Enrollment

Module 4: Deploying and Configuring Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
Topic 4A: Overview of Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
Topic 4B: Deploying and Configuring Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
Topic 4C: Configuring AD LDS Instances and Partitions
Topic 4D: Configuring Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services Replication
Topic 4E: Troubleshooting Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
Lab : Deploying and Configuring Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services

Module 5: Deploying and Configuring Active Directory Federation Services
Topic 5A: Overview of Active Directory Federation Services 2.0
Topic 5B: Deploying Active Directory Federation Services
Topic 5C: Configuring Active Directory Federation Services Partner Organizations and Claims
Topic 5D: Troubleshooting Active Directory Federation Services
Lab : Deploying and Configuring Active Directory Federation Services

Module 6: Deploying and Configuring Active Directory Rights Management Services
Topic 6A: Overview of Active Directory Rights Management Services
Topic 6B: Deploying and Configuring Active Directory Rights Management Services
Topic 6C: Configuring AD RMS Rights Policy Templates and Exclusion Policies
Topic 6D: Configuring Active Directory Rights Management Services Trust Policies
Topic 6E: Troubleshooting Active Directory Rights Management Services
Lab : Deploying and Configuring Active Directory Rights Management Services

Module 7: Maintaining Windows Server 2008 Active Directory Identity and Access Solutions
Topic 7A: Maintaining Active Directory Certificate Services
Topic 7B: Maintaining Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
Topic 7C: Maintaining Active Directory Federation Services
Topic 7D: Maintaining Active Directory Rights Management Services
Lab : Maintaining Windows Server 2008 Active Directory Identity and Access Solutions