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Deploying and Managing Microsoft Mobile Information Server 2002 Enterprise Edition
(Microsoft Training Course: 2517) - 2 days - £1200 exc VAT



> Target Audience
THIS COURSE HAS NOW RETIRED. PLEASE SEE THE SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION FOR DETAILS OF ALTERNATIVE COURSES.
This course provides students with the knowledge and skills necessary to successfully deploy Microsoft Mobile Information Server (MIS) 2002, Enterprise Edition into an existing Microsoft Exchange 2000 organization.
> Course outline
  1. Introduction to Microsoft Mobile Information Server 2002, Enterprise Edition
  2. Installing and Configuring Microsoft Mobile Information Server 2002, Enterprise Edition
  3. Enabling Wireless Access for Mobile Device Users
  4. Configuring User Options
  5. Securing Microsoft Mobile Information Server 2002, Enterprise Edition
  6. Introduction to Troubleshooting Microsoft Mobile Information Server 2002, Enterprise Edition
  7. Planning for a Microsoft Mobile Information Server 2002, Enterprise Edition Deployment

Supplementary InformationThis course has now retired and is no longer available. We suggest you look at Courses [[{http://www.F1Comp.Co.UK/computer_training/Microsoft_Training_Courses/Visual-Studio-.Net/2556.aspx}2556: Developing Mobile Applications Using the Microsoft .NET Compact Framework]], [[{http://www.F1Comp.Co.UK/computer_training/Microsoft_Training_Courses/Windows-Vista/5116.aspx}5116: Configuring Windows Vista Mobile Computing and Applications ]]and [[{http://www.F1Comp.Co.UK/computer_training/Microsoft_Training_Courses/Windows/6066.aspx}6066: Developing Managed Applications for Microsoft Windows Mobile 6]].
Module 1: Introduction to Microsoft Mobile Information Server 2002, Enterprise Edition
  • The MIS Environment
  • The Features of MIS
  • Defining the MIS Editions
  • Examining the MIS Components and Features
Skills
  • Describe the wireless technologies supported by MIS.
  • Describe the features and functions of MIS, Enterprise Edition and MIS, Carrier Edition.
  • Describe the primary components and features of MIS.
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Module 2: Installing and Configuring Microsoft Mobile Information Server 2002, Enterprise Edition
  • Preparing to Install MIS
  • Installing MIS
  • Configuring Exchange 2000 to Support MIS
  • Configuring MIS to Connect to a Wireless Service Provider
  • Verifying the MIS Installation
Skills
  • Install MIS successfully.
  • Configure Exchange 2000 to operate with MIS.
  • Connect to a wireless service provider by configuring an MIS Simple Mail Transport Protocol (SMTP) or an MIS Hypertext Transport Protocol (HTTP) carrier.
  • Verify that the installation and configuration of MIS is successful.
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Module 3: Enabling Wireless Access for Mobile Device Users
  • Configuring User Accounts for Wireless Access
  • Enabling Wireless Access to Intranet Web Sites
Skills
  • Configure MIS to enable users of mobile devices to gain access to an Intranet.
  • Configure MIS to enable users of mobile devices to gain access to Exchange 2000 resources.
  • Configure user preferences by using the preferencing Web site.
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Module 4: Configuring User Options
  • Configuring Outlook Mobile Access and Notification Options
  • Configuring Server ActiveSync Options
Skills
  • Enable access to Exchange resources by users of mobile devices.
  • Configure user options by using the preferencing Web site.
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Module 5: Securing Microsoft Mobile Information Server 2002, Enterprise Edition
  • Securing MIS Virtual Directories
  • Securing MIS Communcations
  • Using ISA to Secure Your MIS Deployment
Skills
  • Securing MIS virtual directories
  • Securing browsing and notification communications.
  • Securing MIS using Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2000 (ISA).
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Module 6: Introduction to Troubleshooting Microsoft Mobile Information Server 2002, Enterprise Edition
  • Describing the Data Flow in an MIS Environment
  • Collecting Troubleshooting Information
  • Determining That a Problem Originates Inside Your Enterprise
  • Troubleshooting Outlook Mobile Access Problems
  • Troubleshooting Notification Problems
  • Troubleshooting Server ActiveSync Problems
Skills
  • Troubleshoot common MIS problems by using a job aid.
  • Describe the data flow in a browse and notification scenario.
  • Determine whether the problem is with the wireless service provider or with the server running MIS.
  • Troubleshoot Outlook Mobile Access problems
  • Troubleshoot notification and Server ActiveSync problems.
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Module 7: Planning for a Microsoft Mobile Information Server 2002, Enterprise Edition Deployment
  • Defining Your Current Network Environment
  • Identifying Deployment Limitations
  • Choosing a Browse Account Topology
  • Logical and Software Considerations for Installing MIS
  • Deciding Where to Place the Servers Running MIS
  • Data Flow and Security Planning Considerations
Skills
  • Select which options to deploy to meet your business needs
  • Select an appropriate Browse account topology that fits your environment.
  • Determine the placement of the servers running MIS.
  • Selecting the appropriate security model to meet your business needs.
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> Pre-Requisites
Before attending this course, students must have the following pre-requisites:
> Purpose
After completing this course, students will be able to describe the functionality and features of MIS, Enterprise Edition and MIS, Carrier Edition; install MIS and verify that the installation was successful; configure MIS to connect to a wireless carrier and configure security for MIS; configure user settings; secure MIS communications; allow users of mobile devices to gain access to Exchange 2000 resources and to an intranet; troubleshoot common MIS problems; plan for an MIS deployment.
> Supplementary Information
This course has now retired and is no longer available. We suggest you look at Courses [[{http://www.F1Comp.Co.UK/computer_training/Microsoft_Training_Courses/Visual-Studio-.Net/2556.aspx}2556: Developing Mobile Applications Using the Microsoft .NET Compact Framework]], [[{http://www.F1Comp.Co.UK/computer_training/Microsoft_Training_Courses/Windows-Vista/5116.aspx}5116: Configuring Windows Vista Mobile Computing and Applications ]]and [[{http://www.F1Comp.Co.UK/computer_training/Microsoft_Training_Courses/Windows/6066.aspx}6066: Developing Managed Applications for Microsoft Windows Mobile 6]].