Windows Server 2008 Application Servers and Services

Windows Server administrators who are rolling out and supporting Windows Server 2008 in an enterprise organization; Windows Server administrators who manage infrastructure, web, and IT application servers for an enterprise organization; individuals seeking certification on Microsoft’s new generation server platform.

Any candidate should have taken and passed the following MCTS level exams: 70-640: TS: Windows Server 2008 Active Directory, Configuring70-642: TS: Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure, Configuring

Expected Duration
60 minutes

The Windows Server 2008 Application Server role provides an environment for deploying and running server based applications. This course covers installation and configuration of the Application Server role and Microsoft System Center family of products – formerly known as Systems Management Server. 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.


Application Servers

  • install the Application Server role
  • identify the functions of the Application Server role services
  • use Group Policy to deploy software packages
  • recognize how resiliency functions in applications
  • sequence the steps to deploy software using System Center Essentials
  • install the Application Server role
  • use Group Policy to deploy a software package





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