Category Archives: Operating System

Bestselling author Mark Minasi is back!

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

Mastering Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2

 Mark Minasi, Darril Gibson, Aidan Finn, Wendy Henry, Byron Hynes

ISBN: 978-8126526062

Paperback/ 1488 pages/ April 2010, ©2010

 

Wiley India List Price: INR 599/-

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!

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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Mastering Microsoft Windows Small Business Server 2008

Steven Johnson

ISBN: 9788126525881/ Paperback/ 408 pages/ March 2010/

 

Wiley List Price: INR 399/-

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A complete, winning approach to the number one small business solution

Do you have 75 or fewer users or devices on your small-business network? Find out how to integrate everything you need for your mini-enterprise with Microsoft’s new Windows Server 2008 Small Business Server, a custom collection of server and management technologies designed to help small operations run smoothly without a giant IT department. This comprehensive guide shows you how to master all SBS components as well as handle integration with other Microsoft technologies.

  • Focuses on Windows Server 2008 Small Business Server, an integrated server solution for small business, and part of the new Windows Essential Server Solutions
  • Covers the essentials of SBS deployment and setup, as well as integration with Windows Server 2008, Microsoft SQL Server 2008, Microsoft Exchange Server 2007, Windows SharePoint Services 3.0, Windows Update Services 3.0, Web Server technologies, and Windows Live OneCare for Server
  • Walks you step-by-step through instructions and practical applications and provides plenty of real-world examples to reinforce concepts

Get the very most out of Windows Server 2008 SBS with this comprehensive guide.

  

Comdex Linux and Open Office Cource Kit

By  Vikas Gupta

ISBN: 9788177229288 

INR 349.00/  680 Pages/ April 2010

Linux Bible 2010 Edition: Boot Up to Ubuntu, Fedora, KNOPPIX, Debian, openSUSE, and 13 Other Distributions

 By Christopher Negus

ISBN: 9788126525096

INR 599.00/  912 pages/ Januaru 2010

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Fedora Bible 2010 Edition: Featuring Fedora Linux 12

By Christopher Negus, Eric Foster-Johnson

ISBN: 9788126525652

INR 599.00/ 1032 pages/ March 2010

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Mastering Microsoft Virtualization

By Tim Cerling, Jeffrey Buller

ISBN: 9788126525614

INR 699.00/ 576 pages/ March 2010

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Professional Ubuntu Mobile Development

Ubuntu Mobile is quickly being adopted by mobile device manufacturers and provides Web browsing, e-mail, media, camera, VoIP, instant messaging, GPS, blogging, digital TV, games, contacts, dates/calendar, and simple software updates on every mobile device. As the first book on Ubuntu Mobile, this resource is authored by one of the top experts for Ubuntu Mobile who shows how to implement solutions for original equipment manufacturers and independent software vendors wishing to go to market using Ubuntu Mobile. The material also covers setting up Linux for mobile application development, the difference between developing on a mobile Internet device and a regular desktop environment, step-by-step tutorials, and much more.

Professional Ubuntu Mobile Development

Ian Lawrence, Rodrigo Cesar Lopes Belem

ISBN: 9788126524686/ INR 399

Paperback/ 360 pages/ Dec 2009

Ian Robert Lawrence is a Scrum Master at the Instituto Nokia de Tecnologia. He is a founding member of both the Ubuntu Brazil and Debian Amazonas communities.

Rodrigo Cesar Lopes Belem is a freelance software developer and advocate who has contributed to many open source projects such as Enlightenment and Ubuntu. He currently works as a software developer at the Instituto Nokia de Tecnologia.

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The definitive guide to the basics of one of the most popular operating systems in the world

Whether you’re a first-time Linux user or you’re migrating from another operating system, this book is an ideal introductory guide for getting comfortable with the building-block nature of Linux. Written by bestselling author Christopher Negus, this guide is packed with in-depth descriptions on the basics of Linux desktops, servers, and programming tools and gets you up to speed on all the new and exciting features of the newest version: Linux 2010. Negus walks you through transitioning from Windows or Mac and helps you find the Linux distribution that best meets your needs.

Linux Bible 2010 Edition

Christopher Negus

ISBN: 9788126525096 

Paperback/912 pages/ Jan 2009/ INR 599

You’ll explore more than 18 Linux distributions, including the latest versions of Ubuntu, Fedora, Debian, OpenSUSE, Slackware, Knoppix, Gentoo, Mandriva, SLAX, and more. Plus, you’ll discover how to set up secure, fully functioning Linux server systems and get up-to-date installation advice.

  • Servers as an ideal introduction to the newest version of the Linux operating system, and written by the unparalleled, bestselling author Christopher Negus
  • Features valuable examples that show how people have implemented Linux in the real world
  • Shares hands-on instructions on how to install a Linux server system
  • Offers step-by-step descriptions of key desktop and server components
  • Includes more than 18 Linux distributions on the accompanying CD-ROM and DVD

Linux Bible 2010 Edition walks you through the details of the various Linux distributions and updates you on the latest networking, desktop, and server enhancements.

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Windows 7 Secrets

Windows 7 Secrets

Paul Thurrott, Rafael Rivera

Tips, tricks, treats, and secrets revealed on the latest operating system from Microsoft: Windows 7

You already know the ups and downs of Windows Vista-now it’s time to learn the ins and outs of Windows 7! Internationally recognized Windows experts, Microsoft insiders, and authors Paul Thurrott and Rafael Rivera cut through the hype to pull away the curtain and reveal useful information not found anywhere else. Regardless of your level of knowledge, you’ll discover little-known facts on how things work, what’s new and different, and how you can modify Windows 7 to meet your own specific needs.

A witty, conversational tone tells you what you need to know to go from Windows user to Windows expert and doesn’t waste time with basic computer topics while point-by-point comparisons demonstrate the difference between Windows 7 features and functionality to those in Windows XP and Vista.

  • Windows 7 is the exciting update to Microsoft’s operating system
  • Authors are internationally known Windows experts and Microsoft insiders
  • Exposes tips, tricks, and secrets on the new features and functionality of Windows 7
  • Reveals best practices for customizing the system to work for you
  • Investigates the differences between Windows 7 and previous versions of Windows

No need to whisper! Window 7 Secrets is the ultimate insider’s guide to Microsoft’s most exciting Windows version in years

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  • Windows 7 Bible

    Windows 7 Bible

    Jim Boyce

    ISBN13 : 9788126523733

    Price INR : 599/ October  2009

     

     

    This comprehensive reference by a Microsoft expert covers all aspects of the new Windows release

    The much-anticipated release of Windows 7 will have numerous changes, and you’ll need a complete guide to take full advantage of all it has to offer. Windows 7 Bible covers navigation changes such as pinning to the task bar, full screen preview with invisible windows, Jump Lists, Home Group, Sticky Notes, and many others. It shows you how to use Internet Explorer 8, including features like Web Slices and Network view changes, and guides you through all the new desktop features.

    This reference thoroughly examines all three parts of the new platform: Windows 7 Core OS, the Windows Live applications, and Windows Live Services. Windows 7 Bible shows you everything you need to know to make the most of Microsoft’s new operating system.

    • Covers Windows Live Essentials, including Windows Live Family Safety, Mail, Messenger, Movie Maker, Photo Gallery, Toolbar, Writer, and Microsoft Office Outlook Connector

    • Shows how to use Windows Live Services, including Hotmail and Spaces

     • Explores new features including Desktop Gadgets Gallery, Desktop Windows manager, updated Fax and DVD Maker, an updated “Devices and Printers” option, and Sticky Notes

    • Explains new features in the Calculator, ribbon features in applets such as Paint and WordPad, the new Media Center, and searching updates

    • Fully covers the first complete overhaul of applets in a decade With Windows 7 Bible at your side, you can learn as much or as little as you need to know for the way you use Windows.

    With Windows 7 Bible at your side, you can learn as much or as little as you need to know for the way you use Windows.

    The perfect guide to the much-anticipated release of Windows 7

    The perfect guide to the much-anticipated release of Windows 7

    Windows For Dummies is the all-time bestselling guide to the Windows operating system. Windows 7 For Dummies answers all your questions about the interface adjustments and all the new tools in Windows 7.

    Whether you’re new to computers or just eager to start using the newest version of Windows, expert author Andy Rathbone will walk you step by step through the most common Windows 7 tasks, including managing files, applications, media, and Internet access. If you’ve never used Windows before, it shows you the things most books assume you already know, like how to navigate the interface, customize the desktop, and work with the file system. Then it helps you get comfortable using all aspects of Windows 7.

    • Nearly ninety percent of the world’s PCs use the Windows operating system
    • Covers basic management of applications, files, and data; creating and printing documents; setting up an Internet connection and e-mail account; and online security
    • Explores using Windows to edit and manage audio, video, and photo files, and how to create CDs, DVDs, and playlists with Media Center
    • Helps you tweak and customize Windows 7 to operate your way and set up user accounts, build a home network, and maintain your PC
    • Provides troubleshooting advice, helps you find missing files and use the Help system, and explains common error messages

    Windows 7 For Dummies will have you up and running on the newest version of Windows quickly and easily.

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    Everything You Need to Master Windows 7

    Windows 7 – the much-anticipated update to Microsoft’s operating system. Written in easy-to-understand language, these guides published by Wiley India will take you through tasks such as managing files, applications, media and accessing the Internet. Whether you are a visual learner, a senior, or just like to learn all the tricks and secrets first — Wiley has all the resources you need to learn the ins and outs of Windows 7.

    The all-time bestselling reference on the Windows operating system, this updated edition of Windows 7 for Dummies covers all the interface adjustments and new tools that have gotten everyone excited about Windows 7. This guidebook will have you up and running on the newest version of Windows quickly and easily.

    The Windows 7 Bible, is written by bestselling Windows author and Microsoft MVP Jim Boyce, and delivers a completely revamped Windows reference, covering all three aspects of the new platform – the core OS, Windows Live Essentials, and Windows Live Services. This step-by-step guide covers every conceivable topic from A-Z and is packed with practical techniques and tips for users of all levels.

    Cutting through the hype while explaining how things works, what’s new and different, and how to best optimize the new OS for your needs and wants, the new Windows 7 Secrets is written by internationally recognized Windows experts and Microsoft insiders. Authors Paul Thurrott and Rafael Rivera help the reader focus on what he needs to know: what’s new and different, little-known facts on how things work, and how one can modify Windows 7 to meet specific needs.