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Deploying and Managing Microsoft Commerce Server 2000
(Microsoft Training Course: 2185) - 2 days - £1200 exc VAT



> Target Audience
This course is intended for IT professionals who are responsible for the architecture, installation, deployment, and administration of Commerce Server in an enterprise organization.
> Course outline
  1. Introduction to Deploying and Managing Commerce Server 2000
  2. Installing Commerce Server 2000
  3. Creating a Network Infrastructure for Commerce Server 2000
  4. Managing Product Data by Using Business Desk
  5. Administering Commerce Server 2000
  6. Targeting Users and Managing User Accounts
  7. Designing and Configuring Security for Commerce Server 2000


Module 1: Introduction to Deploying and Managing Commerce Server 2000
  • Introduction to Commerce Server
  • Examining roles in Commerce Server
  • Deploying and managing Commerce Server
Skills
  • Describe Commerce Server and introductory concepts.
  • Describe the business roles and responsibilities in Commerce Server.
  • Describe the tasks the IT professional must perform to deploy and manage Commerce Server.
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Module 2: Installing Commerce Server 2000
  • Examining hardware requirements
  • Installing prerequisite software
  • Installing Commerce Server
  • Installing a packaged site
  • Installing and browsing Commerce Server Business Desk
Skills
  • Install Commerce Server
  • Use Site Packager to package and unpack a Commerce Server site.
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Module 3: Creating a Network Infrastructure for Commerce Server 2000
  • Examining parts of a network infrastructure
  • Creating a network infrastructure
  • Using network devices to enhance performance
Skills
  • Describe the parts of a Commerce Server network infrastructure.
  • Create a network infrastructure by determining the placement of Web servers and by configuring servers.
  • Use network devices to enhance system performance.
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Module 4: Managing Product Data by Using Business Desk
  • Creating a product catalogue
  • Managing orders
Skills
  • Create product catalogue and populate it with products.
  • Manage customer orders for products in your catalogue.
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Module 5: Administering Commerce Server 2000
  • Monitoring and maintaining resources in Commerce Server
  • Importing data to the Data Warehouse
Skills
  • Monitor and maintain resources in Commerce Server.
  • Import data from multiple sources to the Data Warehouse
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Module 6: Targeting Users and Managing User Accounts
  • Managing profiles
  • Using campaigns to target users
  • Creating and scheduling a direct mail campaign
Skills
  • Manage user accounts in Commerce Server
  • Target users with campaigns
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Module 7: Designing and Configuring Security for Commerce Server 2000
  • Securing your network by using firewalls
  • Configuring SQL Server security
  • Configuring databases to store user profiles
  • Securing Commerce Server files and resources
Skills
  • Use firewalls to protect your Commerce Server Web site from malicious users on the Internet.
  • Configure user authentication and login accounts for SQL Server.
  • Configure databases to store the user profile information of the customers who use your site.
  • Secure files and resources that are stored in Commerce Server.
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> Pre-Requisites
Before attending this course, students must have the following pre-requisites:
> Purpose
Install Commerce Server and use Site Packager to package and unpack a Commerce Server site. Design and configure a network infrastructure that supports a Commerce Server deployment. Manage product data in Commerce Server by using Business Desk. Administer a Commerce Server site by using the tools that are included with Commerce Server. Manage and target user data in Commerce Server. Design and configure a security infrastructure that supports a Commerce Server deployment