The main goal of this course is to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of networking infrastructure supported by the Microsoft Windows 2008 Server. The course focuses on implementing routing; implementing, managing, and maintaining dynamic host configuration protocol (DHCP), domain name system (DNS), file services, print services and securing data and transmissions using IP security (IPSec). Another goal is to prepare students for the Windows 2008 Server certification exam 70-642.
Date First Offered:
Total Hours: 45
Lecture Hours: 45
This course is offered online:
ICT 114 Networking
- Networking concepts.
- Installing Windows Server 2008
- Configuring and managing DHCP
- Configuring and managing DNS
- Configuring RRAS and wireless networking
- Configuring file services
- Configuring print services
- Maintaining and updating Windows Server 2008
- Securing data transmission and authentication
- Maintaining network health
- Maintaining Windows 2008 file services using certificates and NAP
Upon successful completion of this course students will be able to:
- Implement and configure a Windows 2008 Server using DHCP, DNS, Routing and Remote Access and Print services
- Monitor the network using a variety of tools to ensure that the server is function in an optimized manner
- Secure data and transmissions using IPSec.
- Install and configure Certificate Services and Network Access Protocol to ensure network security
- Install and configure File services within a small to medium-sized network.
Final Exam: 40 %
Quizzes and Tests: 30 %
Assignments: 30 %
Percentage of Individual Work:
Course Offered in Other Programs:
Students registered in the Northern Collaborative Information Technology Program are guided by the policies and procedures of their registering college. You are encouraged to review the policy definitions and guidelines of the college at which you are registered. You can view these policies and procedures by visiting your college's website or by contacting the Program Coordinator.
The letter grade will be determined by the college at which you are registered.
- The instructor will advise the student in writing if plagiarism is suspected; a copy of this letter should be sent to the coordinator at the registering college; this should be done in a timely manner.
- If a student in Network Infrastructure commits plagiarism, the policy of the registering college prevails.
Required - N/A, Microsoft Official Academic Course, Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure Configuration, Package 70-642. ISBN: 978-0-470-22515-8.