|Configuring Addressing and Services|
Configuring Addressing and Services weighs 24% of the exam and includes topics like, configuration of IPv4 and IPv6 addressing, Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP), routing and configuring Windows firewall with advanced security. You have to gain good knowledge in all the topics mentioned above.
|Configuring File and Print Services|
Configuring File and Print Services weighs only 13% and covers concepts of configuring a file server, configuring Distributed File System(DFS), backup and restore configuration and monitoring of print services. It also includes managing file server and resources, volume snapshot services (VSS), FSRM etc.
|Configuring Names Resolution|
Configuring Names Resolution weighs 27% of the Exam 70-642 and covers mainly configuration of Domain Name System(DNS). You must have knowledge on how to configure DNS server, DNS zones, DNS record, DNS replications and also how to configure name resolution for different clients in a network.
|Configuring Network Access|
Configuring Network Access weighs 22% of the exam and includes topics like configuration of direct access, Network Access Protection (NAP), Network Policy Server (NPS), direct access. One must have knowledge of NAT, SSTP, etc. to clear the exam successfully.
|Monitoring and Managing a Network Infrastructure|
Monitoring and Managing a Network Infrastructure category weighs 14% and covers topics like configuring Windows Server Update Services (WSUS) server settings, configuring performance monitoring and event logs. It also covers gathering network data, Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP), Group Policy object (GPO), etc.