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Microsoft Windows Server 2008: A Beginner's Guide [NOOK Book]

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Get up and running on Microsoft Windows Server 2008 with ease



This hands-on guide covers all the essentials of deploying and administering the latest release of Microsoft's powerful, versatile network operating system. Using clear screenshots and step-by-step instructions, Microsoft Windows Server 2008: A Beginner's Guide shows you how to set up the server, migrate from earlier versions, and handle ...

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Microsoft Windows Server 2008: A Beginner's Guide

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Overview

Get up and running on Microsoft Windows Server 2008 with ease



This hands-on guide covers all the essentials of deploying and administering the latest release of Microsoft's powerful, versatile network operating system. Using clear screenshots and step-by-step instructions, Microsoft Windows Server 2008: A Beginner's Guide shows you how to set up the server, migrate from earlier versions, and handle networking, administration, storage, and security. You'll also get details on the new Web tools and management utilities available in Windows Server 2008.



  • Install, configure, and deploy Windows Server 2008


  • Set up and manage a network


  • Work with Active Directory and Domains


  • Set up communications features and an Internet connection


  • Install, customize, and maintain Internet Information Services (IIS) 7


  • Configure a VPN server and client


  • Set up Terminal Services and Remote Desktop


  • Manage storage and file systems


  • Secure your Windows Server environment


  • Set up and manage printing and faxing


  • Use the built-in management tools, including Server Manager and group policies




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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780071596459
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
  • Publication date: 3/6/2008
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 592
  • Sales rank: 862,435
  • File size: 22 MB
  • Note: This product may take a few minutes to download.

Meet the Author

Martin Matthews has more than 40 years of experience as a programmer, systems analyst, and president of a software firm. He is the author of Windows Server 2003: A Beginner's Guide and is the cocreator of the bestselling QuickSteps series.

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments

Introduction

Part I: The Windows Server 2008 Environment

Chapter 1. Exploring Windows Server 2008

Part II: Deploying Windows Server 2008

Chapter 2. Preparing for Installation

Chapter 3. Installing Windows Server 2008

Chapter 4. Windows Deployment Services

Part III: Networking Windows Server 2008

Chapter 5. Windows Server 2008 Networking Environment

Chapter 6. Setting Up and Managing a Network

Chapter 7. Using Active Directory and Domains

Part IV: Communications and the Internet

Chapter 8. Communications and Internet Services

Chapter 9. Internet Information Services Version 7

Chapter 10. Virtual Private Networking

Chapter 11. Terminal Services and Remote Desktop

Part V: Administering Windows Server 2008

Chapter 12. Managing Storage and File Systems

Chapter 13. Setting Up and Managing Printing and Faxing

Chapter 14. Managing Windows Server 2008

Chapter 15. Controlling Windows Server 2008 Security

Index

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