50404 Overview of Active Directory Rights Management Services with Windows Server 2008 R2

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Students will gain the knowledge to understand the role that Microsoft Active Directory Rights Management Services (AD RMS) plays in a wider infrastructure, and how it interacts with other Microsoft technologies.


After completing this course, students will be able to:
  • Understand AD RMS architecture, and the role the product plays as part of a wider infrastructure.
  • Understand the AD RMS interaction model with other Microsoft technologies.
  • Understand how several other Microsoft technologies use AD RMS to protect documents and email messages.
  • Understand how to use AD RMS on server applications such as Microsoft Office SharePoint Server and Microsoft Exchange Server.
  • Create, manage, and distribute rights policy templates as an AD RMS administrator.
  • Understand the different trust relationships that can extend AD RMS protection beyond your infrastructure


This course is intended for experienced systems administrators who have working experience and background knowledge of Windows Server 2008, and basic understanding of Active Directory, IIS, Microsoft SQL Server, and Microsoft Exchange Server technologies. Basic knowledge of DNS, general networking, and PKI principles is also helpful.


Why Rights Management

  • A Bit of History
  • Business Reasons for AD RMS
  • What AD RMS Does
  • AD RMS Usage Scenarios
  • AD RMS Technology Overview
  • Lab : AD RMS Demonstration

AD RMS Architecture, Installation, and Provisioning

  • AD RMS Components Overview
  • AD RMS Bootstrapping Process
  • AD RMS Publishing and Licensing Process
  • AD RMS Service Connection Point (SCP)
  • AD RMS Topology
  • AD RMS Prerequisites
  • Installing and Provisioning AD RMS
  • Lab : Creating the AD RMS Service Account
  • Lab : Installing and Provisioning AD RMS

Active Directory Rights Management Clients and Information Rights Management on Desktop Applications

  • OS Versions and AD RMS Clients
  • Microsoft Office IRM
  • Rights Management Add-on for Internet Explorer and Rights-managed HTML
  • Office Viewers and AD RMS
  • Lab : Protecting and Consuming AD RMS Protected Documents
  • Lab : Creating and Consuming AD RMS Content Using Microsoft Office Outlook 2007
  • Lab : Protecting and Consuming Content Using XPS

Rights Policy Templates and the Super Users Group

  • Introduction to Rights Policy Templates
  • Creating Rights Policy Templates
  • Protecting Content Using Templates
  • Consuming Content Protected by Templates
  • The Super Users Group
  • Lab : Creating and Using a Rights Policy Template
  • Lab : Modifying Existing Templates
  • Lab : Distribute a Rights Policy Template
  • Lab : Configuring the Super Users Group

Information Rights Management on Server Applications

  • Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 IRM
  • Email Protection in Exchange Server 2007
  • New AD RMS Features in Exchange Server 2010
  • AD RMS Bulk Protection Tool and File Classification Infrastructure
  • Lab : Integrating AD RMS and Microsoft SharePoint Server 2007
  • Lab : Integrating AD RMS and Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
  • Lab : Integrating AD RMS with Bulk Protection Tool
  • Lab : Protect Information Automatically Integrating AD RMS with FCI

Managing Trust

  • Introduction to AD RMS Trust Policies
  • Trusted User Domains
  • Trusted Publishing Domains
  • AD RMS and Active Directory Federation Services
  • Windows Live ID Trust
  • Lab : Configuring Trusted User Domains
  • Lab : Configuring AD FS Trust and User Experience and Bulk Protection Tool

Training provider

Teaching mode:
Online - Self paced
Classroom - Instructor Led
Online - Instructor Led
Duration: 2 days
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