Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 – Core Solutions: Message Transport

Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 relies on a variety of components and services to ensure reliable message transport. This course covers how message flow and message routing works, and discusses the role of the transport pipeline in Exchange Server 2013. This course is one of a series in the SkillSoft learning path that covers the objectives for the Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 exam 70-341 Core Solutions of Microsoft Exchange Server 2013. This exam is one of the requirements for the MCSE: Messaging certification path.

Target Audience
Senior Exchange administrators responsible for enterprise level Exchange messaging environments. Candidates with a minimum of 3 years experience administering, deploying, managing, monitoring, upgrading, migrating, and designing Exchange servers.


Expected Duration (hours)

Lesson Objectives

Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 – Core Solutions: Message Transport


  • identify the services that are involved in message transport
  • recognize the different types of delivery groups in Exchange Server 2013
  • describe how to configure a hub site using the cmdlet
  • identify the tools used for troubleshooting SMTP message delivery
  • identify the options available when creating a new accepted domain
  • recognize how SMTP Receive Connectors
  • describe transport rules in Exchange Server 2013
  • demonstrate how to: Configure an accepted domain, Verify SMTP using Telnet, Create a SMTP connector

Course Number: