CT 143 System Administrator: Server Administrator
(Sys Admin SA)

Students work at their own pace through the lessons and lab exercises utilizing the Microsoft IT Academy Online courses. This course is one of 3 courses required for the Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate: Windows Server 2008 Administrator certification. A server administrator is responsible for the operations and day-to-day management of an infrastructure of Windows Server 2008 R2 servers for an enterprise organization. Windows server administrators manage the infrastructure, Web, and IT application servers. The Windows server administrators use scripts and batch files written by others or those that they occasionally write themselves to accomplish tasks on a regular basis. They conduct most server management tasks remotely by using Remote Desktop Server or administration tools installed on their local workstation. A server administrator’s primary tasks include:

  • Managing the server operating system, file, and directory services
  • Software distribution and updates
  • Profiling and monitoring assigned servers
  • Troubleshooting

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