Guide to Operating Systems, Enhanced Edition

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  • Edition: 4th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 3/14/2006
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning Ptr
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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 supportmultiple operating systems.

Table of Contents

Operating System Theory
PC Operating System Hardware
File Systems
Installing and Upgrading Operating Systems
Configuring Input and Output Devices
Using and Configuring Storage Devices
Modems and Other Communication Devices
Network Connectivity
Resource Sharing Over a Network
Standard Operating and Maintenance Procedures
Operating System Command-Line Commands
Using Fedora with This Book
Microsoft Vista
Mac OS X Tiger
SUSE Linux
Windows Server 2003 R2
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