Microsoft - Windows Small Business Server 2008 Implementing / Administering



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24/6/2024 (Monday)


This course is for IT professionals who plan and implement Windows Small Business Server 2008. This course provides students with the necessary knowledge to be able to install, migrate, monitor, secure and backup Windows Small Business Server 2008.


Other accelerated training providers rely heavily on lecture and independent self-testing and study.

Effective technical instruction must be highly varied and interactive to keep attention levels high, promote camaraderie and teamwork between the students and instructor, and solidify knowledge through hands-on learning.

Firebrand Training provides instruction to meet every learning need:

  • Intensive group instruction
  • One-on-one instruction attention
  • Hands-on labs
  • Lab partner and group exercises
  • Question and answer drills
  • Independent study


Our accelerated Microsoft Small Business Server 2008 course is the most effective, efficient way to get certified.

We’ve designed our curriculum to prepare you for Exam 70-653 (TS: Windows Small Business Server 2008, Configuring), which you will sit at the end of the course.

The course covers the following content:

Module one

  • Planning a Small Business Server 2008 Implementation
  • Installing Windows Small Business Server 2008
  • Managing a Small Business Server Environment
  • Adding Client Computers and Devices

Module two

  • Manage and Configure Collaboration
  • Manage and Configure Messaging
  • Manage and Configure Remote Access
  • Manage and Configure Security
  • Manage Folders and Backups

Module three

  • Monitoring and Maintaining Small Business Server 2008
  • Migrating from Small Business Server 2003
  • Administering Internet Information Services (IIS) 7.0
  • Working with DNS in Small Business Server 2008
  • Working with Windows Server 2008 Terminal Services

Module four

  • Working with Group Policy and Small Business Server
  • Deploying additional servers

Exam Track

We’ll prepare you for, and test you in the following exam:

  • Exam 70-653 TS: Windows Small Business Server 2008, Configuring

What's Included


  • MCTS Self-Placed Training Kit (Exam 70-653): Configuring Windows Small Business Server 2008 Book/CD Package
    ISBN: 9780735626782

Microsoft Official Curriculum

  • MOC 6445A - Implementing and Administering Windows Small Business Server 2008

Your accelerated course includes:

  • Accommodation *
  • Meals, unlimited snacks, beverages, tea and coffee *
  • On-site exams **
  • Exam vouchers **
  • Practice tests **
  • Certification Guarantee ***
  • Courseware
  • Up-to 12 hours of instructor-led training each day
  • 24-hour lab access
  • Digital courseware **
  • * For residential training only. Accommodation is included from the night before the course starts. This doesn't apply for online courses.
  • ** Some exceptions apply. Please refer to the Exam Track or speak with our experts
  • *** Pass first time or train again free as many times as it takes, unlimited for 1 year. Just pay for accommodation, exams, and incidental costs.


Candidates should have knowledge of the following:

  • Windows Networking
  • Implementing DNS
  • Installing Microsoft clients
  • Providing Internet Connectivity
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Exchange Server

Unsure whether you meet the prerequisites? Don’t worry. Your training consultant will discuss your background with you to understand if this course is right for you.


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"Training was very good, explanation was very clear and teacher detailed a lot, so for a 3 day course and to have a first understanding of POWER BI is good."
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"The instructor and the structure of the course were very clear."
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"Very intense and professional experience."
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