It’s finally time to get serious about preparing for Windows Vista. As you do, William Stanek’s Introducing Windows Vista will be your perfect companion.
Stanek starts by touring Vista’s interface (and there’s plenty new here, from Start menu changes to Windows Flip View, which gives you thumbnails of all your open windows). There’s a full chapter on Internet Explorer 7, and another on Vista’s new collaboration and sharing features.
Are you an IT professional planning an enterprise deployment? You’ll appreciate Stanek’s preview of changes to Windows desktop rollout and support, and his detailed coverage of Windows Vista security -- including Trusted Platform Module Services and BitLocker Drive Encryption.
One more nifty feature: dozens of “From the Experts” tips throughout -- not just from Stanek, but from other top Windows experts too. Bill Camarda, from the September 2006 Read Only