Friday, March 9, 2012

Micrsoft Exam or Interview Question Sample

I. Choose the correct one answer: 20 pts
1.Domain Partition are store

a.Attribute of objects

b. Exchange configuration, policy, IIS configuration

c. contain all exchange server e-mails and mailbox-enabled objects.
2. Exchange Server transaction logs are always

a. 10MB

b. 5MB

c.  2MB
3. Reserved log file are only used

a. if circular logging file is disabled

b. when file are renamed and saved

c. if only drive that maintain the log file run of space
4. Exchange Standard Edition supports

a. up to 4 storage groups

b. up to 5 stores per storage group

c. one mail-box store and one public folder store
5. RPC end point mapper is use port


b. 135

c.  6001/6002/6004
II. True or False statement 20pts

1.Outlook Web Access support and available for offline use

2.RUS is a service that builds and maintains address lists.

3.All store in a storage group use an individual transaction log files

4.Streaming database is used by internet clients

5.NAS is storage solution is any product set up with its own network address rather than being attached to server

III.           Answer the question (40pts)
1.       Compare between Exchange Standard edition and Enterprise Edition.
2.       What are Client protocol that client use to access to exchange server?
3.       What is the purpose of using command NetDiag and DCdiag?
4.       What are Advantages and Disadvantage of OWA?
5.       How exchange online backup are performed?
6.       When we should consider about offline backup? What are advantages of it?
7.       What are backup strategies? Describe about them.
8.       What are file type that we should consider to be backed up for Exchange and Active directory?

IV.          Configuration (20pts)
1.       Configure Exchange front-end server.
2.       Drawing a Diagram Solution for Exchange Server 2003 Clustering with SAN Storage technology.

III. Q & A
1.       Exchange Standard and Enterprise
-          Standard Edition does not support clustering and supports only a single 16GB Mailbox store and 16GB public store
-          Standard Edition with SP2 supports 75GB stores
-          Enterprise Edition supports clustering and up to 20 stores
2.       Client Protocol that use to access to Microsoft exchange server 2003
-          POP, IMAP, MAPI, HTTP, Active Sync
3.       NetDiag and DcDiag are diagnostic utilities that verify Active Directory functionality and network configuration settings.
4.       + Outlook Web Access provide benefits such:
-          A familiar interface, OWA interface is very close in features and functionality to the full of Outlook 2003 product.
-          Support for front-end/back-end server configuration
-          Support for secure messaging, using OWA, an administrator can secure the communication with the exchange server by deploying SSL.
-          Advance message features such Global address list, message setting, Forward/reply to meeting requests, calendar and schedule.
-          Improved performance for client with slow connections.
+ OWA does not support offline use
5.       Exchange online backup perform
-          All service continue to run normally
-          The .edb, .stm, and .log files are backed up and checked for corruption
-          The exchange Server stores is checked for corruption at the file system level
6.       We perform offline backup when
-          Online backup failed
-          Backup software does not support online backup APIs
Disadvantages of perform offline backup are:
-          Stop database services
-          All log files are not purged following the backup
-          The database is not checked for corruption during an offline backup
7.       Backup strategies are:
-          Full backup
§  Gets online backups of the database transaction log files
§  Require only one tape set to recover all the data
-          Full Plus incremental:
§  Captures only the data that has changed since the last backup
§  Requires only one tape sets from the last full backup and all subsequent incremental backups to recover all the data
-          Full plus differential:
§  Copies only the logs files that have changed since the last full backup
§  Requires only one tape set to be added before the log files can be written
-          Copy backups:
§  Performs the same function as a full backups, except that no file marking is performed
§  Allows recovery of data to the time of the backup
8.       File type backup for exchange
-          System state
-          Support software
-          User application software
-          Management script
-          Exchange server 2003 database and log files
-          Exchange server 2003 message tracking logs
-          Active directory database are in system state such NTDS.Dit and SYSVOL directory on DC.
IV. Configuration
1.       Configure a front-end server:
a.        Install the server running exchange server
b.       Configure network connectivity between the front-end and back-end servers and domain controllers
c.        Remove mailboxes or public folder replicas on the front-end servers
d.       Dismount the stores and disable the exchange information store service
e.       Use exchange system manager to configure the server as front-end server
f.         Restart the computer, or restart the required services.

2.       Exchange Server Clustering with SAN Storage

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