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Overview

Guide to Operating Systems, Third Edition provides the information needed to understand and support common desktop and network operating systems in use today. Major concepts such as installation, upgrading, file system organization, security, and network connectivity, as they apply to Microsoft Windows, Linux, Novell NetWare, and Apple Mac OS, are covered in detail. Each chapter offers extensive learning aids, including review questions, hands-on projects, and case studies that reinforce concepts and help students apply them to real-world applications.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780619213473
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
  • Publication date: 5/26/2004
  • Edition description: Older Edition
  • Edition number: 3
  • Pages: 624
  • Product dimensions: 7.44 (w) x 9.26 (h) x 1.35 (d)

Meet the Author

Michael Palmer

Michael Palmer is an industry consultant and teacher who has written numerous networking and operating systems books, including best-selling books about Windows Server systems and UNIX/Linux. He holds a Ph.D. degree from the University of Colorado and has worked over 25 years in higher education and in the industry as a teacher, systems and networking specialist, technical manager, and consultant. He is president of CertQuick, which provides computer and network consulting services, technical authoring services, and computer science curriculum development for schools. Dr. Palmer is the author of many other books in the industry.

Michael Walters is the Vice President of Information Technology at Laramie County Community College in Cheyenne, Wyoming.

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Table of Contents

1. Operating System Theory 2. PC Operating Hardware 3. File Systems 4. Installing and Upgrading Operating Systems 5. Configuring Input and Output Objectives 6. Using and Configuring Storage Devices 7. Modems and Other Communications Devices 8. Network Connectivity 9. Resource Sharing over a Network 10. Standard Operating and Maintenances Prodedures Appendix A: Operating System Command-Line Commands Appendix B: Using Fedora with this Book

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