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Core Solutions of Microsoft Exchange Server 2013

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In this course, you will learn to configure and manage a Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 messaging environment. You will gain the knowledge and skills needed to plan, install, and manage the mailbox role, client access, transport, and Exchange infrastructure. You will also discuss guidelines, best practices, and considerations that will help you optimize your Exchange server deployment.

This course incorporates material from the Official Microsoft Learning Product 20341: Core Solutions of Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 and it can assist you in preparation for Exam 70-341: Core Solutions of Microsoft Exchange Server 2013.

Continue developing your skills after class with 24/7 access to our live remote labs for six months, providing you with valuable extra time for hands-on practice.

Plan and perform deployment and management of Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
Plan a mailbox server deployment and configure the mailbox server role
Create and manage various recipient objects in Exchange Server 2013
Plan and deploy client access servers
Plan and configure client connectivity to Exchange Server 2013 Client Access server
Plan and configure message transport
Plan and implement high availability
Plan and implement disaster recovery for Exchange Server 2013
Plan and configure message security options
Plan and configure administrative security and administrative auditing
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Course Outline

1. Deploying and Managing Exchange Server

  • Server 2013 Prerequisites and Requirements
  • Exchange Server 2013 Deployment
  • Managing Exchange Server 2013

2. Planning and Configuring Mailbox

  • Mailbox Server Role
  • Planning the Mailbox Server Deployment
  • Configuring Mailbox Servers

3. Managing Recipient

  • Managing Exchange Server 2013 Recipients
  • Managing Exchange Recipients
  • Managing Address Lists and Policies on Mailbox Server Role

4. Planning and Deploying Client Access Server

  • Access Servers
  • Planning Client Access Server Deployment
  • Configuring the Client Access Server Role
  • Managing Client Access Services

5. Planning and Configuring Messaging Client Connectivity

  • Client Connectivity to Client Access Server
  • Configuring Outlook Web App
  • Planning and Configuring Mobile Messaging
  • Configuring Secure Internet Access for Client Access Server

6. Planning and Configuring Message Transport

  • Message Transport
  • Planning and Configuring Message Transport
  • Managing Transport Rules

7. Planning and Implementing High Availability

  • High Availability on Exchange Server 2013
  • Configuring Highly Available Mailbox Databases
  • Configuring Highly Available Client Access Servers

8. Planning and Implementing Disaster Recovery

  • Planning for Disaster Mitigation
  • Planning and Implementing Exchange Server 2013 Backup
  • Planning and Implementing Exchange Server 2013 Recovery

9. Planning and Configuring Message Security Options

  • Planning Messaging Security
  • Implementing an Anti-Virus Solution for Exchange Server 2013
  • Implementing an Anti-Spam Solution for Exchange Server 2013

10. Planning and Configuring Administrative Security and Auditing

  • Configuring Role-Based Access Control
  • Configuring Audit Logging

11. Monitoring and Troubleshooting Exchange Server 2013

  • Monitoring Exchange Server 2013
  • Maintaining Exchange Server 2013
  • Troubleshooting Exchange Server 2013



Lab 1: Deploy and Manage Exchange Server 2013

  • Evaluate Requirements and Prerequisites for an Exchange Server 2013 Installation
  • Deploy Exchange Server 2013
  • Manage Exchange Server 2013

Lab 2: Configure Mailbox Servers

  • Plan Storage for Mailbox Servers
  • Configure Storage on the Mailbox Servers
  • Create and Configure Mailbox Databases

Lab 3: Manage Exchange Recipient Objects

  • Plan Recipient Types
  • Manage Recipients
  • Manage Exchange Server E-Mail Address Policies
  • Manage Address Lists and Address Book Policies
  • Manage Public Folder Mailboxes

Lab 4: Deploy and Configure Client Access Server Role

  • Configure Certificates for the Client Access Server
  • Configure Client Access Server Options
  • Configure Custom MailTips

Lab 5: Plan and Configure Messaging Client Connectivity

  • Plan Client Connectivity
  • Configure Outlook Web App and Outlook Anywhere
  • Configure Exchange ActiveSync
  • Publish Exchange Server 2013 through TMG 2010

Lab 6: Plan and Configure Message Transport

  • Configure Message Transport
  • Troubleshoot Message Delivery
  • Configure Transport Rules and Data Loss Prevention Policies

Lab 7: Implement High Availability

  • Create and Configuring a Database Availability Group
  • Deploy Highly Available Client Access Servers
  • Test the High Availability Configuration

Lab 8: Implement Disaster Recovery for Exchange Server 2013

  • Back Up Exchange Server 2013
  • Restore Exchange Server 2013 Data
  • Exchange Server 2013 Disaster Recovery 2013

Lab 9: Plan and Configure Message Security

  • Configure Forefront Security
  • Configure Message Hygiene Features on Exchange Server 2013

Lab 10: Configure Administrative Security and Auditing

  • Configure Exchange Server Permissions
  • Configure Audit Logging
  • Configure RBAC Split Permissions on Exchange Server

Lab 11: Monitor and Troubleshoot Exchange Server 2013

  • Monitor Exchange Server
  • Troubleshoot Database Availability
  • Troubleshoot Client Access Servers
Who should attend
  • IT professionals who are aspiring to be enterprise-level messaging administrators
  • IT generalists and help desk professionals who want to learn about Exchange Server 2013
  • Administrators coming into the course are expected to have at least three years of experience working in the IT field (network administration, help desk, or system administration)
  • Minimum of two years of experience administering Windows Server, including Windows Server 2008 R2 or Windows Server 2012
  • Minimum of two years of experience working with Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS)
  • Minimum of two years of experience working with name resolution, including DNS
  • Experience working with certificates, including PKI certificates