Mastering Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 [NOOK Book]

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The one book you absolutely need to get up and running with Windows Server 2008 R2.

One of the world's leading Windows authorities and top-selling author Mark Minasi explores every nook and cranny of the latest version of Microsoft's flagship network operating system, Windows Server 2008 R2, giving you the most in-depth coverage in any book on the market.

  • Focuses on Windows Windows Server 2008 R2, the newest ...
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Mastering Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2

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Overview

The one book you absolutely need to get up and running with Windows Server 2008 R2.

One of the world's leading Windows authorities and top-selling author Mark Minasi explores every nook and cranny of the latest version of Microsoft's flagship network operating system, Windows Server 2008 R2, giving you the most in-depth coverage in any book on the market.

  • Focuses on Windows Windows Server 2008 R2, the newest version of Microsoft's Windows' server line of operating system, and the ideal server for new Windows 7 clients
  • Author Mark Minasi is one of the world's leading Windows authorities and has taught tens of thousands of people to design and run Windows networks
  • Covers Windows storage concepts and skills, Windows Server 2008 IP, WINS, NetBIOS, LMHosts, DNS, creating the simple Active Directory, and creating and managing user accounts
  • Explains Group Policy in Active Directory; files, folders and shares; Sysvol, old and new; sharing printers on the network; remote server administration; connecting Windows clients to your network; working the Web with IIS 7.0; and AD maintenance and recovery
  • Provides workarounds for things that don't quite work as they should and how-tos for many undocumented features

Find out everything you want to know-and then some!

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780470619759
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 3/30/2010
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 1512
  • File size: 57 MB
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Meet the Author

Mark Minasi, CS Directory Services MVP, is one of the world's leading Windows authorities. He teaches classes in two dozen countries and is a much sought-after speaker at conferences and industry gathering keynotes. His firm, MR&D, has taught tens of thousands of people to design and run Windows networks. Mark has written over 15 books for Sybex, including the market-leading Mastering Windows Server 2003 and The Complete PC Upgrade and Maintenance Guide.
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Table of Contents

Introduction.

Chapter 1:What’s New in Windows Server 2008 and 2008 R2.

Chapter 2:Installing and Upgrading to Windows Server 2008 R2.

Chapter 3:The New Server: Introduction to Server Core.

Chapter 4:Windows Server 2008 IPv4: What Has Changed?

Chapter 5:DNS and Naming in Server 2008 and Active Directory.

Chapter 6:Creating the Simple AD: The One-Domain, One-Location AD.

Chapter 7:Creating and Managing User Accounts.

Chapter 8:Group Policy: AD’s Gauntlet.

Chapter 9:Active Directory Delegation.

Chapter 10:Files, Folders, and Shares.

Chapter 11:Creating and Managing Shared Folders.

Chapter 12:SYSVOL: Old and New.

Chapter 13:Sharing Printers on Windows Server 2008 R2 Networks.

Chapter 14:Remote Server Administration.

Chapter 15:Connecting Windows Clients to the Server.

Chapter 16:Working the Web with IIS 7.0 and 7.5.

Chapter 17:Watching Your System.

Chapter 18:Windows Server 2008 R2 and Active Directory Backup and Maintenance.

Chapter 19:Advanced IP: Routing with Windows.

Chapter 20:Getting from the Office to the Road: VPNs.

Chapter 21:Adding More Locations: Sites in Active Directory.

Chapter 22:The Third DC: Understanding Read-Only Domain Controllers.

Chapter 23:Creating Larger Active Directory Environments: Beyond One Domain.

Chapter 24:Migrating, Merging, and Modifying Your Active Directory.

Chapter 25:Installing, Using, and Administering Remote Desktop Services.

Chapter 26:Connecting Mac OS X Clients.

Chapter 27:Patch Management.

Chapter 28:File Shares Made Even Better: Windows SharePoint Services 3.0.

Chapter 29:Server Virtualization with Hyper-V.

Chapter 30:Advanced User Account Management and User Support.

Appendix:The Bottom Line.

Index.

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  • Posted April 18, 2010

    The book is not bad at all

    the only problem i had was the command line, i am new to this so the command line is a little hard.

    but the book is a good book. i will recommend it.

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