MCSA 70-742 Cert Guide Identity with Windows Server 2016

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  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2017-06-05
  • Publisher: Pearson IT Certification

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Learn, prepare, and practice for MCSA 70-742 exam success with this Cert Guide from Pearson IT Certification, a leader in IT certification.
  • Master MCSA 70-742 exam topics
  • Assess your knowledge with chapter-ending quizzes
  • Review key concepts with exam preparation tasks
  • Practice with realistic exam questions
MCSA 70-742 Cert Guide is a best-of-breed exam study guide. Leading technology trainer and exam development consultant Benjamin Finkel shares preparation hints and test-taking tips, helping you identify areas of weakness and improve both your conceptual knowledge and hands-on skills. Material is presented in a concise manner, focusing on increasing your understanding and retention of exam topics.

The book presents you with an organized test preparation routine through the use of proven series elements and techniques. Exam topic lists make referencing easy. Chapter-ending Exam Preparation Tasks help you drill on key concepts you must know thoroughly. Review questions help you assess your knowledge, and a final preparation chapter guides you through tools and resources to help you craft your final study plan.

The companion website contains the powerful Pearson Test Prep practice test software, complete with hundreds of exam-realistic questions. The assessment engine offers you a wealth of customization options and reporting features, laying out a complete assessment of your knowledge to help you focus your study where it is needed most.

Well-regarded for its level of detail, assessment features, and challenging review questions and exercises, this study guide helps you master the concepts and techniques that will enable you to succeed on the exam the first time.

The study guide helps you master all the topics on the MCSA 70-742 exam for Windows Server 2016, including:
  • Installing and configuring Active Directory Domain Services, including domain controllers, users, computers, groups, and OUs
  • Managing and maintaining Active Directory Domain Services, including configuration of service authentication and account policies, and challenges of complex enterprise environments
  • Creating and managing Group Policy: objects, processing, setting, and preferences
  • Implementing Active Directory Certification Services: installation, configuration, and management
  • Implementing Identity Federation and Access Solutions, including Web Application Proxy and Rights Management Services

Author Biography

Benjamin Finkel has had his hands on a keyboard since his father brought home the original Compaq portable when he was just four years old. He began professional consulting in 1997 directly out of high school. Ben spent the next 17 years developing and supporting systems in a wide variety of industries, from health care to finance to medical research, before becoming a full-time trainer with CBT Nuggets. Today he lives near Niagara Falls, New York, with his wife and two children. When he’s not busy learning about the next big thing in IT, he enjoys snowboarding, reading, and dissuading his wife from adopting yet another cat.

Table of Contents

Part 1 - Install and Configure Active Directory Domain Services
Chapter 1 - Introducing Active Directory
Chapter 2 - Install and Configure Domain Controllers
Chapter 3 - Create and Manage Active Directory Users and Computers
Chapter 4 - Create and Manage Active Directory Groups and Organizational Units

Part 2 - Manage and Maintain Active Directory Domain Services
Chapter 5 - Configure Service Authentication and Account Policies
Chapter 6 - Maintain Active Directory
Chapter 7 - Configure Active Directory in a Complex Enterprise Environment

Part 3 - Create and Manage Group Policy
Chapter 8 - Create and Manage Group Policy Objects
Chapter 9 - Configure Group Policy Processing
Chapter 10 - Configure Group Policy Settings
Chapter 11 - Configure Group Policy Preferences

Part 4 - Implement Active Directory Certification Services
Chapter 12 - Install and Configure Active Directory Certificate Services
Chapter 13 - Manage Certificates

Part 5 - Implement Identity Federation and Access Solutions
Chapter 14 - Install and Configure Active Directory Federation Services
Chapter 15 - Implement Web Application Proxy
Chapter 16 - Install and Configure Active Directory Rights Management Services

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