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Guide To Operating Systems - With CD (4TH 12 Edition)

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Get the latest theory and technical information for working on Windows, Mac OS, and UNIX/Linuxplatforms with GUIDE TO OPERATING SYSTEMS, 4E. Topics include operating system theory, installation, upgrading, configuring (operating system and hardware), file systems, security, hardware options, storage, resource sharing, network connectivity, maintenance, and troubleshooting. Designed to be easily understood and highly practical, GUIDE TO OPERATING SYSTEMS, 4E is the resource readers need for deepening their understanding of different operating systems. GUIDE TO OPERATING SYSTEMS, 4E prepares readers to understand the fundamental concepts of computer operating systems. The book specifically addresses Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows Server 2003 and Windows Server 2003 R2, Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2, SUSE Linux, Fedora Linux, Red Hat Linux, and Mac OS X (Panther, Tiger, Leopard, and Snow Leopard), and provides information on all network operating subjects.

Synopsis:

Guide to Operating Systems, Enhanced Edition provides the information needed to understand and support the desktop, server, and network operating systems in use today — Windows XP, Windows Vista (the latest Windows version) Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 R2, Windows 2000, SUSE Linux, Fedora Linux, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Mac OS X (Panther and Tiger), and NetWare. Major concepts include operating system theory, installation, upgrading, configuring (operating system and hardware), file systems, security, hardware options, storage, resource sharing, network connectivity, maintenance, and troubleshooting. This book combines theory and technical practice for a stronger understanding, and it is great for training technical professionals who support multiple operating systems.

About the Author

Michael Palmer is an industry consultant and teacher who has written numerous networking and operation systems books, including best-selling books about Windows Server Systems and UNIX/Linux. He is President of CertQuick, which provides computer and networking consulting services, technical authoring services and computer science curriculum development for schools. Mr. Palmer has worked for thirty years in higher education and in industry as a teacher, systems and networking specialist, technical manager and consultant. He holds a Doctorate Degree from the University of Colorado.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Operating System Theory Chapter 2: PC Operating System Hardware Chapter 3: File Systems Chapter 4: Installing and Upgrading Operating Systems Chapter 5: Configuring Input and Output Devices Chapter 6: Using and Configuring Storage Devices Chapter 7: Modems and Other Communication Devices Chapter 8: Network Connectivity Chapter 9: Resource Sharing Over a Network Chapter 10: Standard Operating and Maintenance Procedures Appendix A: Operating System Command-Line Commands Appendix B: Using Fedora with This Book Appendix C: Microsoft Vista Appendix D: Mac OS X Tiger Appendix E: SUSE Linux Appendix F: Windows Server 2003 R2

Product Details

ISBN:
9781111306366
Author:
Palmer, Michael
Publisher:
Course Technology
Author:
Palmer, Michael (Michael Palmer)
Author:
Walters, Michael
Subject:
Networking - General
Subject:
Operating systems
Subject:
Enhanced Edition
Subject:
Windows Vista
Subject:
Windows 7
Subject:
Windows Server 2008
Subject:
Windows Server 2008 R2
Subject:
Fedora Linux
Subject:
Mac OS X Leopard
Subject:
Snow leopard.
Subject:
Operating Systems - General
Publication Date:
20110631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Pages:
688

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"Synopsis" by , Guide to Operating Systems, Enhanced Edition provides the information needed to understand and support the desktop, server, and network operating systems in use today — Windows XP, Windows Vista (the latest Windows version) Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 R2, Windows 2000, SUSE Linux, Fedora Linux, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Mac OS X (Panther and Tiger), and NetWare. Major concepts include operating system theory, installation, upgrading, configuring (operating system and hardware), file systems, security, hardware options, storage, resource sharing, network connectivity, maintenance, and troubleshooting. This book combines theory and technical practice for a stronger understanding, and it is great for training technical professionals who support multiple operating systems.
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