Wednesday, April 20, 2011
Learn Windows PowerShell in a Month of Lunches is a newly designed tutorial for system administrators. Just set aside one hour a day -- lunchtime would be perfect -- for a month, and you'll be automating administrative tasks in a hurry. Author Don Jones combines his in-the-trenches experience with a unique teaching style to help you master the effective parts of PowerShell quickly and painlessly. Who Should Read It The book is written for administrators, not developers. What's Inside Learn PowerShell 2 from the beginning-no experience required! ...
Monday, December 21, 2009
For a limited time, Microsoft is offering the download of First Look: Microsoft Office 2010 (10.5 MB), by Katherine Murray. Click here to download Office 2010 BETA. Hurry up and get your copy today.
Saturday, December 5, 2009
SAPIEN Technologies has released their Windows PowerShell v.1 TFM eBook (18.4 MB), by Don Jones and Jeff Hicks, as a FREE download on their community tools page, !. The book was one of the first PowerShell books on the market and is a great resource to learn PowerShell.
The second PowerShell book in the TFM series,Windows PowerShell v.2 TFM, covers all the new features and technologies of PowerShell v2.0 and can be pre-ordered.
Tuesday, July 14, 2009
"Mastering PowerShell" by Dr. Tobias Weltner, Windows PowerShell MVP, is now available as a free PDF eBook. You can download it here or read the online version. The book's technical editor is Aleksandar Nikolic, a good friend of mine and a PowerShell skillful scripter. Congratulations Tobias and Alek!
Monday, March 9, 2009
‘Effective PowerShell’ is a series of (must read) blog posts by Keith Hill, Windows PowerShell MVP and PowerShell Community Extensions (PSCX) creator. The updated series, with a v2 touch, is now available as a PDF file (48 pages, 1.13 MB). You can download it here.
Wednesday, January 21, 2009
Microsoft is celebrating its 25th anniversary and you get a free eBook The book, by Mitch Tulloch with the Windows Server Core Team, is available for download here (PDF, 6.1 MB).
Wednesday, December 24, 2008
This is the book for IT professionals who want to learn more about the lat-est Microsoft virtualization technologies, including Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V, System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2008, Microsoft Application Virtualization 4.5, Microsoft Enterprise Desktop Virtualization, and Microsoft Virtual Desktop Infrastructure. The book also examines other virtualization-enabling technologies from Microsoft including Windows Server 2008 Terminal Services, Roaming User Proﬁles, Folder Redirection, and Ofﬂine Files. Download (14.4MB PDF)
Sunday, June 1, 2008
The eBook (4.7 MB PDF), from Microsoft, describes the fundamentals of TCP/IP in Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008, Windows XP, and Windows Server 2003.