Download: Introducing Windows Server 2008 R2 Free eBook by Microsoft

Microsoft is offering comprehensive guides to End Users, IT Professionals and Developers to access information that will help them embrace the new platforms, Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 and this time Windows Server 2008 R2.

Microsoft is introducing a free eBook “Introducing Windows Server 2008 R2” by Charlie Russel and Craig Zacker with the Windows Server Team.

Introducing Windows Server 2008 R2

Here is the book’s Content at a Glance:

Chapter 1 What’s New in Windows Server R2
Chapter 2 Installation and Configuration: Adding R2 to Your World
Chapter 3 Hyper-V: Scaling and Migrating Virtual Machines
Chapter 4 Remote Desktop Services and VDI: Centralizing Desktop and Application Management
Chapter 5 Active Directory: Improving and Automating Identity and Access
Chapter 6 The File Services Role
Chapter 7 IIS 7.5: Improving the Web Application Platform
Chapter 8 DirectAccess and Network Policy Server
Chapter 9 Other Features and Enhancements

Who This Book Is For-
This book is targeted primarily at Windows server administrators who are responsible for hands-on deployment and day-to-day management of Windows-based servers for large organizations. Windows server administrators manage file and print servers, network infrastructure servers, Web servers, and IT application servers.

They use graphical administration tools as their primary interface but also use Windows PowerShell commandlets and occasionally write Windows PowerShell scripts for routine tasks and bulk operations. They conduct most server management tasks remotely by using Terminal Server or administration tools installed on their local workstation.

The eBook can be downloaded here (XPS file, 28 MB) and here (PDF file, 11 MB).

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