Windows Server 2003: Planning Server Roles and Server Security

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


To outline the processes and considerations for planning server roles and server security

Target Audience

Systems engineers, systems analysts, IT consultants, and support professionals tasked with planning and maintaining a Windows Server 2003 network infrastructure; learners preparing for certification in the Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) program


Experience in implementing and administrating Windows network operating systems with network services, and a proficient working knowledge of networking concepts

Expected Duration

160 min.

Course Objectives

Windows Server 2003: Planning Server Roles and Server Security

  • determine an appropriate placement of operations master roles in a given network scenario.
  • recognize planning considerations for using remote administration and remote assistance with Terminal Services.
  • plan specific server roles in a given scenario.
  • recognize the basic considerations for determining security for a network infrastructure.
  • recognize considerations and processes for implementing security for specific server roles.
  • create and use security templates and import them into Group Policy.
  • recognize default security policy settings.
  • recognize steps for implementing server security in a given scenario.