Microsoft Small Business Server 2003 Unleashed


book cover
Microsoft® Small Business Server 2003 Unleashed
By Eriq Oliver Neale, -  et al.
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Publisher: Sams
Pub Date: December 13, 2005
Print ISBN-10: 0-672-32805-4
Print ISBN-13: 978-0-672-32805-3
Pages: 696
 



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If you are new to the world of Microsoft Small Business Server 2003, Microsoft Small Business Server 2003 Unleashed can provide you with real-world support experience as you get started or explore your upgraded server. Written and reviewed by Small Business Server MVPs, this book provides valuable coverage of Mac and Linux platform integration, as well as the integration of ISA 2004, SharePoint, FrontPage, Exchange, and SQL Server. You will develop a number of new skills, including:

  • Planning SBS installations.

  • Troubleshooting SBS installation problems.

  • Adding additional servers to the SBS network.

  • Troubleshooting common Exchange problems.

  • Working with ISA 2004 in the SBS environment.

  • Troubleshooting common IIS problems in SBS.

  • Working with SharePoint Team Services and the Companyweb interface.

  • Configuring SBS and Macintosh clients for integrating the two platforms.

Make complex networking accessible with Microsoft Small Business Server 2003 Unleashed.



book cover
Microsoft® Small Business Server 2003 Unleashed
By Eriq Oliver Neale, -  et al.
...............................................
Publisher: Sams
Pub Date: December 13, 2005
Print ISBN-10: 0-672-32805-4
Print ISBN-13: 978-0-672-32805-3
Pages: 696
 



Table of Contents  | Index

   Copyright
   About the Lead Author
   About the Other Authors
   Acknowledgments
   We Want to Hear from You!
   Introduction
   Book Overview
    Part I:  Overview of Microsoft Small Business Server 2003
      Chapter 1.  Understanding SBS Technologies
      The Growth and Maturing of SBS
      Versions of SBS 2003
      Summary
      Chapter 2.  Making the Business Case for SBS
      Definition of a Small Business
      Overlapping Needs of Enterprise and Small Business
      Unique Tendencies
      Prioritized List of Needs
      SBS in the FieldCase Studies
      Specific Small Business Niches
      Summary
    Part II:  SBS 2003 Installation
      Chapter 3.  Planning a New SBS Installation
      Knowing the Client Base
      Planning for Correct Licensing
      Planning the Network
      Planning the Storage Layout
      Summary
      Best Practice Summary
      Chapter 4.  Installing SBS 2003 SP1 on a New Server
      Installing Small Business Server
      SBS ConfigurationTo-Do List Part 1
      Configuring the InstallationTo-Do List Part 2
      Troubleshooting Installation Issues
      Summary
      Best Practice Summary
    Part III:  SBS 2003 Networking
      Chapter 5.  DNS, DHCP, and Active Directory Integration
      Review of Active Directory and DNS Integration
      Configuring DNS for the Internal Network
      Configuring DNS to Resolve Public Internet Addresses
      Configuring DHCP for the Internal Network
      Troubleshooting DNS, DHCP, and Active Directory Issues
      Summary
      Best Practice Summary
      Chapter 6.  Internet Information Services
      IIS and Small Business Server
      Configuring the Default Websites
      Configuring Additional Websites
      Publishing Secure Sites on the Internet Using a Third-Party SSL Certificate
      Troubleshooting IIS Issues
      Summary
      Best Practice Summary
      Chapter 7.  Routing and Remote Access Service, VPN, and Firewalls
      Routing and Remote Access Service Basics
      Using the RRAS Firewall
      Remote Access Basics
      Configuring Remote Access
      Troubleshooting Routing and Remote Access Issues
      Summary
      Best Practice Summary
      Chapter 8.  Terminal Services
      Understanding Terminal Services Operating Modes
      Installing and Configuring the Terminal Server
      Managing Terminal Servers
      Troubleshooting Terminal Service Issues
      Summary
      Best Practice Summary
    Part IV:  Security
      Chapter 9.  Server Security
      Physical Security
      File-Level Security
      Share-Level Security
      Password Security
      Troubleshooting Security Issues
      Summary
      Best Practice Summary
      Chapter 10.  Workstation Security
      Windows XP Service Pack 2
      Local Administrator Access for Users
      Antivirus Tools
      Antispyware Tools
      The Managed Network
      Let's Not Forget About Office
      The Educated End User and Security Review Process
      Protecting Data from the Inside
      Troubleshooting Workstation Security
      Summary
      Best Practice Summary
    Part V:  Exchange
      Chapter 11.  Client Connectivity
      Using Outlook
      Using Outlook Web Access
      Using Outlook Mobile Access (OMA)
      Using ActiveSync
      Troubleshooting Client Connectivity
      Summary
      Best Practice Summary
      Chapter 12.  Exchange Management
      Default Mailbox Management Configuration
      Junk Mail and Viruses
      Microsoft Connector for POP3 Mailboxes
      Receiving Mail with Multiple Domains
      Troubleshooting Exchange Management Issues
      Summary
      Best Practice Summary
      Chapter 13.  Exchange Disaster Recovery
      Understanding the Exchange Database Structure
      Understanding Exchange Backup Methods and Requirements
      Recovering Exchange Databases from Backup
      Repairing a Damaged Exchange Database
      Recovering a 16GB Mail Database
      Troubleshooting Exchange Disaster Recovery Issues
      Summary
      Best Practice Summary
    Part VI:  Web Technologies
      Chapter 14.  SharePoint and the Companyweb Site
      Overview of Windows SharePoint Services
      Overview of the Companyweb Implementation for SBS
      Customizing the Companyweb Interface
      Creating New Sites in SharePoint
      Backing Up and Restoring SharePoint Data
      Extending Companyweb with FrontPage
      Working with Multiple Languages in SharePoint
      Troubleshooting SharePoint Issues
      Summary
      Best Practice Summary
      Chapter 15.  Remote Web Workplace
      Overview of the Remote Web Workplace Interface
      Using Remote Web Workplace
      RWW Behind the Scenes
      Customizing Remote Web Workplace
      Troubleshooting Remote Web Workplace
      Summary
      Best Practice Summary
    Part VII:  Client Connectivity
      Chapter 16.  Users and Computers
      Managing Users in SBS 2003
      Managing Computers in SBS 2003
      Troubleshooting User and Computer Issues
      Summary
      Best Practice Summary
      Chapter 17.  Integrating the Macintosh into a Small Business Server 2003 Environment
      Sharing Files with a Macintosh from an SBS Server
      Secure Website Access
      Accessing Exchange from the Macintosh
      Remote Connectivity Tools for the Macintosh
      Summary
      Best Practice Summary
    Part VIII:  Administration and Management
      Chapter 18.  Backing Up Small Business Server
      Understanding Backup Issues
      Using the SBS Backup Wizard
      Using NTBackup
      Using Third-Party Backup Tools
      Disaster Recovery with SBS Backup Tools
      Troubleshooting Backup Issues
      Summary
      Best Practice Summary
      Chapter 19.  Monitoring and Reporting
      To Monitor, or Not to Monitor? That Is the Question
      Types of Reports and Alerts
      Configuring and Using Monitoring and Alerts
      Getting More Out of Monitoring and Alerts
      Troubleshooting Monitoring and Alerts Issues
      Summary
      Best Practice Summary
      Chapter 20.  Group Policy
      Overview of Group Policy
      Working with the Group Policy Management Console
      Working with Group Policy Modeling and Results
      Default SBS Group Policy Objects
      Creating/Modifying SBS Group Policy Objects
      Troubleshooting Group Policy
      Summary
      Best Practice Summary
      Chapter 21.  Managing Workstations Through Group Policy
      Why Manage Workstations?
      Folder Redirection and Offline Files
      Managing Workstation Access
      Other Group Policy Uses
      Troubleshooting Group Policy Issues
      Summary
      Best Practice Summary
      Chapter 22.  Security Patches and Hotfixes
      The Composition of a Patch and the Notification Process
      The Patch Testing and Risk Analysis Process
      Resources for Security Patches and Vulnerabilities
      Implementing WSUS with SBS
      WSUS on OEM Systems
      Troubleshooting Security Patch Issues
      Summary
      Best Practice Summary
    Part IX:  Premium Technologies
      Chapter 23.  Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2004 Basics
      New Features in ISA 2004
      ISA Concepts
      Summary
      Best Practice Summary
      Chapter 24.  Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2004 Advanced Administration
      Managing ISA
      Modifying ISA
      Creating New Firewall Policy Rules
      Add SSL Tunnel Ports
      Allowing FTP Upload and Download to External Servers
      Troubleshooting
      Summary
      Best Practice Summary
    Part X:  Appendix
      Appendix A.  SBS Resources
      Microsoft Community Resources
      Small Business Community Resources
      Exchange Resources
      Macintosh Resources
      Outlook Resources
      Outlook Web Access Resources
      ActiveSync/PocketPC Resources
      SBS Monitoring and Reporting Resources
      Group Policy Resources
      RRAS, VPN, and Firewall Resources
      Terminal Server Resources
      Workstation Security Resources
      Security and Patching Resources
   Index