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Where to go to study for SBSC exam 70-282

I have been asked a couple of times if there has been any updated info on the 70-282 exam and information on it.  While looking through old blog entries I found this:

A free webcast series hosted throughout the month of May by David Fabritius is being offered at MSReadiness.com.  More information is available here - http://msreadiness.com/study70-282r2.

The Official SBS Blog : Studying for 70-282?

This takes you to the MS Web site, where I found out that all the webcasts happened in the past, but the recording and blog are still there for you:

To access the Study Group blog, visit us at http://blogs.technet.com/BackRoom.

Using Self Test Software's great data bank of approved practice exam questions, we will review the material for the week on Fridays and help you check your preparedness for the actual exam. We will not only be looking at why an answer is correct, but also exploring why answers are wrong.

Syllabus for 70-282 Study Group

All of the sessions outlined below will be presented at 10 AM PDT on their respective days. The primary references for this webcast series are:
Small Business Specialist Primer & 70-282 Exam Preparation Guide
by Mulzer and Brelsford
Published by SMB Nation Press, ISBN-10: 0-9748-5803-X, ISBN-13: 978-0974858036
Microsoft Windows Small Business Server 2003 Administrator’s Companion
by Russel, Crawford, and Gerend
Published by MS Press, ISBN-10: 0-7356-2020-2, ISBN-13: 978-0735620209

Session 1, 5/7/2007
Analyzing the Existing Environment &
Designing a Business Technology Solution for a Small- to Medium-sized Company, Part 1
Primer, Chapter 3 & pp. 4-15 to 4-18; Companion, pp. 36-39
Session 2, 5/8/2007
Designing a Business Technology Solution for a Small- to Medium-sized Company, Part 2 &
Expanding the Windows Small Business Server 2003 Network
Primer, Chapters 4 and 9
Week 1 Practice, 5/11/2007
Sample questions and Q&A from sessions 1 and 2, Analysis & Design

Session 3, 5/14/2007
Installing Windows Small Business Server 2003
Primer, Chapter 5; Companion, Chapter 5
Session 4, 5/15/2007
Configuring SBS 2003 for Networking and Remote Connectivity
Primer, pp. 7-6 to 7-21; Companion, Chapters 6 and 15
Week 2 Practice, 5/18/2007
Sample questions and Q&A from sessions 3 and 4, Installation & Configuration

Session 5, 5/21/2007
Configuring SBS 2003 for Messaging and Collaboration
Primer, pp. 7-21 to 7-51; Companion, pp. 90-92, 178-199, 324-363, 444-489
Session 6, 5/22/2007
SBS 2003 Security
Primer, Chapter 6; Companion, pp. 150-197
Week 3 Practice, 5/25/2007
Sample questions and Q&A from sessions 5 and 6, Installation & Configuration

Session 7, 5/29/2007
Managing Small Business Server 2003
Managing SBS Clients / Troubleshooting SBS 2003
Primer, Chapter 8; Companion, pp. 200-231, Chapters 12 and 20
Session 8, 5/30/2007
Using Backup in SBS 2003
Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2003
Primer, pp. 8-32 to 8-38, Chapter 10; Companion, Chapters 13 and 21
Week 4 Practice, 6/1/2007
Sample questions and Q&A from sessions 7 and 8, Support & Maintenance



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Posted Wed, Oct 10 2007 11:21 AM by David Overton


Mark Raborn wrote re: Where to go to study for SBSC exam 70-282
on Thu, Feb 7 2008 2:37 PM

Hi Dave,

We've worked up a 70-282 set of resources on a live.space. The effort is thorough and a good starting point for anyone looking at the 70-282 exam. Two particularly useful URL's are:

http://wigital.spaces.live.com  AND  


You are welcome to contribute and/or comment  if you have time.

Warm Regards,


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