Many new features have been introduced with Windows Server 2008 that make managing servers easier. The new Server Manager is an MMC console that integrates several management tools into a single intuitive interface and Windows PowerShell is a new command-line tool that helps you automate system administration. This course discusses system administration with Server Manager and PowerShell as well as system optimization using Event Viewer. Also covered are strategies for delegating authority across an enterprise.
This course is one in a series that covers the objectives for Microsoft exam 70-646 PRO: Windows Server 2008, Server Administration. Passing this exam completes the requirements for the MCITPro: Server Administrator certification.
Windows Server 2008 Administration Tools - recognize the functions of Windows Server 2008 administration tools - create a custom MMC console Managing Windows Server 2008 Event Logs - manage event logs - create an event subscription - configure computers to forward and collect events Working with Windows Server 2008 Management Tools Windows Server 2008 Delegation Policies and Procedures - enable a computer to delegate selected services - delegate control of a group to a user or group - delegate tasks to a user or group Delegation of Windows Server 2008 Administrative Duties
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