GUIDE TO OPERATING SYSTEMS, 4E provides the theory and technical information professionals need as they work with today’s popular operating systems, such as Windows, Mac OS, and UNIX/Linuxplatforms. Topics include operating system theory, installation, upgrading, configuring (operating system and ha... more
Provides an in-depth survey of modern operating systems, enabling the reader to understand how they work and to compare them feature-by-feature (or topic by topic).
Includes two appendices covering operating system command-line commands and using Fedora with this book.
"From the Trenches" stories ... more
Expanded information on operating system features and new hardware for most operating systems.
All-new information with complete steps for installing and upgrading Windows Vista, 7, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2, Fedora Linux, and Mac OS X Leopard and Snow Leopard ensures that everyt... more