Terminal Services Resource Access in Windows 2008

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The Terminal Services feature included in Windows Server 2008 enables users to remotely access Windows based programs, installed on a terminal server, by using the Internet or from their own corporate network. New Terminal Server role services allow for greater security, flexibility, and productivity. New features such as Terminal Services RemoteApp and Terminal Services Web Access provide users with the ability to access RemoteApp programs and Remote Desktop connections from a Web browser. This course covers Terminal Services resourcing and application logging, along with new Terminal Services load balancing features available in Windows Server 2008. This course is one in a series that covers the objectives for Microsoft exam 70-643: Windows Server 2008 Applications Infrastructure, Configuring. Passing this exam completes the requirements for the MCTS: Windows Server 2008 Applications Infrastructure, Configuration certification, and counts as credit towards the following exams: Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP): Enterprise Administrator.

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The audience for this path includes administrators who are rolling out and supporting Windows Server 2008 in the enterprise. The audience also includes individuals seeking certification on Microsoft's new generation server platform.

As an exam prerequisite, any candidate should have a minimum of one year of experience implementing and administering a network operating system in an environment that has the following characteristics: • 250 to 5,000 or more users • three or more physical locations • three or more domain controllers • network services and resources such as messaging, a database, file and print, a proxy server, a firewall, the Internet, an intranet, remote access, and client computer management • connectivity requirements such as connecting branch offices and individual users in remote locations to the corporate network and connecting corporate networks to the Internet

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Terminal Services Resource Access in Windows 2008

  • configure Terminal Services RemoteApp
  • recognize the benefits of Terminal Services RemoteApp
  • enable an application on RemoteApp for Web Access
  • configure TS Remote Desktop Connection
  • recognize how authentication through the Terminal Server Gateway occurs
  • add the TS Gateway role service
  • configure Terminal Services connection authorization policy (TS CAP)
  • configure Terminal Services resource authorization policy (TS RAP)
  • create a Terminal Services connection authorization policy (TS CAP)
  • publish a RemoteApp Program through TS Web Access
  • connecting to an application stored remotely via TS Web Access
  • configure Terminal Services load balancing
  • add a local group on TS Session Broker
  • configure DNS for TS Session Broker load balancing
  • view Terminal Services application logs
  • configure Terminal Services Session Broker
  • configure the load balancing server farm
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