Faculty of Information Technology, BUT

Course details

Microsoft Windows Network Technologies

IW3 Acad. year 2017/2018 Winter semester 5 credits

IPv4, IPv6, DHCP, DNS, NAT, routing, Windows Firewall, multicasting. Services and protocols SMTP, NNTP a POP3. PKI: CA, EFS, email encryption, IIS certificates (HTTPS). IPSec a VPN (PPTP a L2TP), RADIUS (IAS). Remote Desktop Services. Network Access Protection.
NAT, routing, Windows Firewall, multicast. Services and protocols SMTP, NNTP, POP3. PKI: CA, EFS, email encryption, IIS HTTPS. IPSec and VPN (PPTP and L2TP), RADIUS. Remote Desktop Services. Network Access Protection.
Active Directory: sites, services, replication, GC, domain groups, the database and LDAP, partitions and replication, integration with DNS and NetBIOS. SW installation (Service Pack, Office + Office Resource Kit). WDS.
SQL Server: installation, system and user databases, object types, primary and foreign keys, Query Analyzer, Network Libraries, Enterprise Manager, MSDE, security, database structure and system tables, transactions, locks, logs, database files, backup and restore, replication, monitoring, DTS.


Language of instruction




Time span

52 hrs pc labs

Assessment points

60 exam, 40 exercises



Pluskal Jan, Ing. (DIFS FIT BUT)

Subject specific learning outcomes and competences

Ability to implement, manage and troubleshoot network technologies based on MS Windows.

Generic learning outcomes and competences

General insight into problems of computer networks and their implementation

Learning objectives

To obtain a detailed knowledge of Microsoft Windows network environment. Acquire in practice the theory of computer networks and operating systems. Implement and manage and solve problems in network and server technologies based on Microsoft Windows Server 2016. Another goal is to obtain a basic knowledge of SQL Server management.


Prerequisite kwnowledge and skills

Graduation of courses IW1 and IW2.

Study literature

  • Microsoft Learning - Windows Server
  • Dan Holme et al.: MCTS Self-Paced Training Kit (Exam 70-640): Configuring Windows Server 2008 Active Directory (2nd Edition), ISBN: 9780735651937
  • Tony Northrup and J.C. Mackin: MCTS Self-Paced Training Kit (Exam 70-642): Configuring Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure (2nd Edition), ISBN: 9780735651609
  • Orin Thomas and Ian McLean: MCITP Self-Paced Training Kit (Exam 70-646): Windows Server 2008 Server Administrator (2nd Edition), ISBN: 9780735649095
  • William R. Stanek: Mistrovství v Microsoft Windows Server 2008, ISBN: 9788025121580
  • William R. Stanek: Windows Server 2012 Pocket Consultant, ISBN: 9780735666337
  • William R. Stanek: Windows Server 2012 Inside Out, ISBN: 9780735666313
  • Microsoft Learning - MS SQL Server
  • Mike Hotek: MCTS Self-Paced Training Kit (Exam 70-432): Microsoft SQL Server 2008 - Implementation and Maintenance, ISBN: 9780735626058
  • William R. Stanek: Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Pocket Consultant, ISBN: 9780735663763

Fundamental literature

Syllabus of lectures

  1. Routing, DHCP, Windows Firewall
  2. Comparison ICS and NAT, NAT, RIP, WDS, OPSF, DNS, (WINS)
  3. PKI Certificates, CA, EFS, email encryption,
  4. Remote Access Connection, authorization, RADIUS (IAS), demand-dial routing
  5. IPSec a VPN (PPTP and L2TP), Services and protocols SMTP, NNTP and POP3.
  6. Active Directory: introduction, structure, roles
  7. Active Directory: accounts, groups
  8. Active Directory: trusts, replication
  9. Active Directory: kerberos, LDAP
  10. SQL Server: Installation, system and users databases, object types (tables, views, stored procedure, functions, primary a foreign keys, SQL Query Analyzer
  11. SQL Server: Enterprise Manager, Network Libraries, MSDE, security: users and logins
  12. SQL Server: internal structure of database (transactions and logs, locks, files, backup and restore, system tables),
  13. SQL Server: Replication, monitoring, DTS.

Controlled instruction

No requirements.

Exam prerequisites

No requirements.

Course inclusion in study plans

  • Programme IT-BC-3, field BIT, 2nd year of study, Elective
  • Programme IT-BC-3, field BIT, 3rd year of study, Elective
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