Microsoft Windows Vista Administration explains how you, the IT professional, can make Vista a part of your network. The authors demonstrate what has changed under the hood, and how to get the most out of these new features. Many chapters explain how you can use those features to improve your own network. It goes into configuration details, how to deploy Vista images, and how to hook it up and troubleshoot. But apart from the normal nuts and bolts, this book goes into depth about Vista's advanced features that Redmond included to increase network performance and stability. If you are tasked with how to roll out Vista or if you are a systems analyst, network architect, desktop and server admin or professionally interested in this latest flavor of Windows, this book is for you.
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Excerpted from Microsoft Windows Vista Administration by Anthony Velte, Dennis Glendenning, and Toby Velte (ISBN: 0071493034 / 9780071493031).
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This was first published in August 2007