Windows 2000: Core Technologies – Internet Fundamentals

This course is included in our On-demand training solution.


To provide an overview of Internet technologies and how they are implemented in Windows 2000

Target Audience

Students preparing for Microsoft exam 70-221; personnel in medium to very large computing environments who use the Windows 2000 network operating system


Experience in designing network infrastructures in environments that support 200-26,000+ users and 5-150+ physical locations using typical network services and applications including file and print, database, messaging, proxy server or firewall, dial-in server, desktop management, and Web hosting

Expected Duration

175 min.

Course Objectives

Windows 2000: Core Technologies – Internet Fundamentals

  • list the different services available on the Internet, and summarize the basic principles of IP addressing and TCP/IP.
  • differentiate between top-level, second-level and sub-domains, and distinguish between DNS and WINS.
  • use client technologies, such as newsreaders and web browsers, to access newsgroups, web pages, and FTP sites in Windows 2000.
  • access a web site and an FTP site from Windows 2000.
  • list the main Internet protocols and summarize their uses.
  • identify scenarios where Network Address Translator and Internet Connection Sharing can be used.
  • distinguish between firewalls and proxy servers, and summarize the characteristics of both.
  • summarize the characteristics and advantages of virtual private networks and list the protocols that they use.
  • summarize the issues you need to consider when setting up a web server in Windows 2000.
  • list the features available in Internet Information Services and run the Web Site Creation Wizard in Windows 2000.
  • use the Web Site Creation Wizard to create a web site in Windows 2000.