New book: Exam Ref 70-412: Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 R2 Services

cover for Exam Ref 70-412 for Windows Server 2012 R2We’re pleased to announce the availability of Exam Ref 70-412: Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 R2 Services (9780735673618), by J.C. Mackin and Orin Thomas.

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Fully updated for Windows Server 2012 R2! Prepare for Microsoft Exam 70-412—and help demonstrate your real-world mastery of advanced configuration tasks for Windows Server infrastructure. Designed for experienced IT professionals ready to advance their status, Exam Ref focuses on the critical-thinking and decision-making acumen needed for success at the MCSA or MCSE level.

Focus on the expertise measured by these objectives:

· Configure and manage high availability

· Configure file and storage solutions

· Implement business continuity and disaster recovery

· Configure network services

· Configure the Active Directory infrastructure

· Configure access and information protection solutions

This Microsoft Exam Ref:

· Organizes its coverage by objectives for Exam 70-412.

· Features strategic, what-if scenarios to challenge candidates.

· Designed for IT professionals who have real-world experience configuring Windows Server 2012 R2 services in an enterprise environment.

Note: Exam 70-412 counts as credit toward MCSA and MCSE certifications

About the Authors

J.C. Mackin, MCITP, MCSE, MCT, has 10+ years' experience with Microsoft networks and is an IT consultant, trainer, and author.

Orin Thomas is a consultant, writer, and Microsoft MVP whose books include the Microsoft Press Training Kits for Exams 70-646, 70-647, 70-662, and 70-680. He is also a contributing editor for Windows IT Pro magazine.

Comments (4)

  1. Jason says:

    "This product currently is not for sale" on

  2. KimSpilker says:

    @Jason – thanks. I took that link off the post until it's ready to be distributed by our partner. It should be soon. We're working out the kinks from the transition.

  3. Daniel says:

    When can we expect to see the ebooks back on the kindle store for recently published books?

  4. Chrisopher says:

    When is the corresponding Training Guide going to be released?

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