Enterprise Messaging Administrator Training

Enterprise Messaging Administrator

Job Description

Enterprise messaging administrators facilitate communication by designing, planning, and implementing high-availability servers dedicated to communication as well as by monitoring and reporting on the health of the server environment. Enterprise messaging administrators integrate disaster recovery and messaging security—which are critical to the server environment—in all of their support and planning processes. Though a relatively rare work task, enterprise messaging administrators must also be expert at planning upgrades, migrations, and deployments.

  • General
    Microsoft Exchange Server installation
    Exchange Server infrastructure configuration
  • Beginner
    Active Directory configuration and maintenance
    Mail server monitoring
  • Intermediate
    Messaging services design
    Messaging security design
  • Expert
    Exchange Server planning
    Messaging security planning

Typical required experience
More than two years

Responsibility scope
60 percent operations, 20 percent engineering, and 20 percent support tasks

Possible role names
  • Mail server administrator
  • Messaging administrator
  • E-mail administrator

Typical next positions
  • IT management
  • Other technologies that may or may not be related

Learning Plans: Classroom training

Exchange Server 2007
Comprehensive Learning Plan:

Primary Focus: Exchange Server 2007
Enterprise Messaging Administrator