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MS-5047 - Introduction to Installing and Managing Microsoft Exchange 2007

Elements of this syllabus are subject to change.

At the end of this three-day course, students who are new to Exchange Server will learn how to configure and manage a messaging environment in accordance with technical requirements. Students will learn how to install Exchange Server 2007 and manage routing, client access, and the backup and restore of databases. They will also learn how to manage addressing and recipient objects such as mailboxes, distribution groups, and contacts.

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This course requires that students meet the following prerequisites: • Experience using these tools and applications: • NTBackup command. • NSLookup command. • Windows Explorer • Microsoft Management Console (MMC) • Active Directory Users and Computers • Active Directory Sites and Services • Internet Information Services (IIS) Admin • Outlook • Working knowledge of Windows server operating system. For example, how storage is configured, basic backup and restore techniques, and what a client/server application interaction means. • Working knowledge of network technologies. . For example, what Transmission Control Protocol (TCP/IP) and Domain Name System (DNS) do and how to use them, basic routing concepts (Wide Area Networks (WAN) vs. Local Area Network (LAN) router vs. switch vs. hub). • Working knowledge of Active Directory. For example, how user objects are managed, what is stored in Active Directory partitions, basic architectures (domain, forest, sites, etc.), and how d

Detailed Class Syllabus

Module 1: Overview of Exchange and Active Directory

After completing this module, students will be able to describe how Exchange Server 2007 and Active Directory work together.
Review of Active Directory
Introduction to the Integration of Active Directory and Exchange Server 2007
Lab: Overview of How Active Directory and Exchange Server 2007 Work Together
Discussion: Explaining How Exchange and Active Directory Work Together

Module 2: Installing Exchange Server 2007

After completing this module, students will be able install Exchange Server 2007.
Introduction to the Exchange Server 2007 Server Roles
Installing Exchange Server 2007
Completing the Exchange Server 2007 Installation
Lab: Managing Recipient Objects
Preparing the Environment for an Exchange Server 2007 Installation
Installing Exchange
Verifying an Exchange Server Installation

Module 3: Configuring Mailbox Server Roles

After completing this module, students will be able to configure Mailbox Server roles.
Overview of Exchange Server 2007
Implementing Mailbox Server Roles
Managing Public Folder Databases
Lab: Configuring Mailbox Servers
Configuring Storage Groups and Database Files
Configuring a Public Folder and Store Referrals

Module 4: Managing Recipient Objects

After completing this module, students will be able to manage recipient objects.
Managing Mailboxes
Managing Other Recipients
Overview of Managing Public Folders
Lab: Managing Recipient Objects
Modifying Existing Mailboxes
Configuring New Mailboxes and Mail-Enabled Objects
Managing Resource Mailboxes
Managing Mailbox Removal

Module 5: Managing E-Mail Addresses and Address Lists

After completing this module, students will be able to manage e-mail and address lists.
Configuring E-Mail Address Policies
Configuring Address Lists
Overview of Bulk Recipient Management Tasks
Lab: Managing E-Mail Addresses and Address Lists
Managing E-Mail Address Policies
Managing Address Lists
Performing Recipient Bulk Management Tasks

Module 6: Managing Client Access

After completing this module, students will be able to manage client access.
Implementing Client Access Servers
Implementing Client Access Features
Implementing Outlook Web Access
Introduction to Implementing Mobile Messaging
Lab: Managing Client Access
Configuring Client Protocols
Managing Outlook Web Access Connectivity
Managing Mobile Device Connectivity

Module 7: Managing Messaging Transport

After completing this module, students will be able to manage messaging transport.
Introduction to Message Transport
Implementing Message Transport
Lab: Managing Messaging Transport
Troubleshooting Local Message Delivery
Troubleshooting Remote Message Delivery
Discussion: Troubleshooting Message Transport

Module 8: Managing Availability, Backup and Recovery

After completing this module, students will be able to manage availability, and backup and recovery.
Implementing High-Availability for Mailbox Servers
Managing a Backup Solution
Managing a Recovery Solution
Lab: Managing Backup and Recovery
Backing Up and Restoring Mailbox Databases
Restoring Mailbox Databases using Local Continuous Replication (LCR)
Restoring Data using the Recovery Storage Group

Module 9: Maintaining the Messaging System

After completing this module, students will be able to maintain the message system.
Overview of Implementing Change Management
Overview of Updating Exchange Servers
Lab: Maintaining the Messaging System
Obtaining Approval for a Change Implementation