Windows Server 2003 Pocket Administrator
Your On-the-Job Quick Reference
Pocket-size guide provides troubleshooting information for handling a wide variety of tasks on-the-spot. Carry essential Windows Server 2003 administration and troubleshooting information right in your back pocket so you can handle a wide variety of tasks on-the-spot. This handy resource describes 160+ tasks including recommended task frequencies. It covers key management topics, with an emphasis on system administration, and gives you quick solutions in an easy-to-find format.
Don’t leave your desk without it!
Get details on:
* General server administration activities
* File and print Servers
* Network infrastructure servers
* Active Directory
* DNS servers
* Dedicated Web servers
* Application servers
* Terminal servers
* DHCP and WINS servers
* Remote access and VPN servers
Deploying Virtual Private Networks with Microsoft Windows Server 2003
This is the essential reference for any IT professional deploying virtual private networks (VPNs) using Windows Server 2003 and Windows XP. The book thoroughly details how to implement remote access and site-to-site VPN connections and their related authentication technologies for a Windows environment. You’ll learn how to deploy VPN solutions that use the latest Internet-standard VPN protocols and security technologies including Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol (PPTP) and Layer Two Tunneling Protocol with Internet Protocol security (L2TP/IPSec) and authentication infrastructure components such as Remote Authentication Dial-In User Service (RADIUS) using the Windows Internet Authentication Service (IAS), the Active Directory directory service, public key infrastructure (PKI), and Extensible Authentication Protocol-Transport Layer Security (EAP-TLS) for certificate authentication. The book also includes a detailed summary of deployment best practices and four different step-by-step test lab configurations so that you can get a working configuration up and running quickly, from which you can experiment and adapt configuration options to best suit your production deployment of Windows-based VPNs.
Microsoft Windows Group Policy Guide
Get the in-depth information you need to use Group Policy to administer your enterprise system direct from industry experts and the Microsoft Group Policy team. With Group Policy and Active Directory directory service, administrators can take advantage of policy-based management to streamline the administration of users and computers throughout the enterprise from servers running Windows Server 2003 or Windows 2000 Server to workstations running Windows XP Professional or Windows 2000 Professional. This essential resource explains how to simplify and automate administrative tasks, including policy enforcement, system updates, and software installations, as well as how to centralize the management of network resources. It s everything you need to help increase your efficiency while bolstering user productivity, security services, and system reliability.
Microsoft® Windows Server 2003 Inside Out
Take your Windows Server 2003 knowledge to the next level! Designed for Windows system administrators, this definitive resource delivers in-depth information about installing and configuring Windows Server 2003, performing upgrades and migrations, automating deployments, implementing security features, managing software updates and patches, administering users and accounts, managing Active Directory® directory services, and more. With INSIDE OUT, you’ll discover the best and fastest ways to perform core administrative tasks, with an award-winning format that makes it easy to find exactly the tips, troubleshooting solutions, and workarounds you need.