New book: Windows Internals, Sixth Edition, Part 2

We’re very pleased to announce that Windows Internals, Part 2, 6th Edition (ISBN 9780735665873) is available for purchase! Written by internationally renowned experts Mark Russinovich, David A. Solomon, and Alex Ionescu, this book takes an in-depth, comprehensive, and hands-on look at the inner workings of the Windows operating system. Many fans of the previous editions of…

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RTM’d today: Windows Internals, Sixth Edition, Part 2

We’re thrilled to announce that the eagerly anticipated Windows Internals, Sixth Edition, Part 2 (ISBN 9780735665873) has been sent to the printer! Some of you already have your hands on Part 1; soon you’ll be able to complete the edition with Part 2, which will be shipped to retailers in the next couple weeks. Preorder…

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Sample chapters: Windows Internals, Sixth Edition, Part 1

Greetings! Today we’d like to share a sampler from Windows Internals, Sixth Edition, Part 1, by Mark Russinovich (@markrussinovich), David Solomon, and Alex Ionescu (@aionescu). The 244-page sampler (9.4 MB) contains two complete chapters—Chapter 5, “Processes, Threads, and Jobs,” and Chapter 6, “Security”—and a complete Table of Contents for both Parts 1 (Chapters 1-7) &…

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By request: Topics covered in Windows Internals, Sixth Edition, Parts 1 and 2

In the week since Windows Internals, Sixth Edition, Part 1 became available for purchase, customers have been asking what topics will be covered in Part 2, which is scheduled for release this fall. Here are the Contents at a Glance of both books: Windows Internals, Sixth Edition, Part 1 Chapter 1  Concepts and Tools Chapter…

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New book: Windows Internals, Sixth Edition, Part 1

We’re happy to announce that Windows Internals, Part 1, 6th Edition (ISBN 9780735648739; 752 pages) is available for purchase! Long considered a classic among Windows enthusiasts, this book was written by some of the most esteemed experts in the internals field today, Mark Russinovich, David Solomon, and Alex Ionescu. This latest edition covers the kernel…

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RTM’d today: Windows Internals, Sixth Edition, Part 1

The wait is almost over. We’re thrilled to announce that Windows Internals, Part 1, 6th Edition (ISBN 9780735648739; 752 pages) shipped to the printer today! Written by some of the most knowledgeable experts in the internals field—Mark Russinovich, David Solomon, and Alex Ionescu—the latest edition of this highly-anticipated book will be delivered to stores in the…

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Christophe Nasarre: Excerpt #2 from Windows Internals 6E

Christophe Nasarre here. I’m the Technical Reviewer of the upcoming sixth edition of Windows Internals, by Mark Russinovich, David Solomon, and Alex Ionescu, which is being released in two parts, the first part this month! My introduction to this series of posts, in which I choose excerpts from the book to share with you, and…

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Christophe Nasarre: Reviewing Windows Internals 6E and excerpt #1

Hello! Christophe Nasarre here. I’m the Technical Reviewer of the upcoming sixth edition of Windows Internals (which is being released in two parts, the first part in March 2012). and I’ve read all previous editions of the book, going back to when it was titled Inside Windows NT. Microsoft Press asked me to comment on…

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Author news: Upcoming seminars by David Solomon

David Solomon, co-author of the Windows Internals book series, is holding a 2-day webinar January 9 & 11, 2012, exploring the internals of key Windows kernel components and mechanisms featuring the Sysinternals tools. Topics include kernel architecture, memory management, thread scheduling, interrupt processing, time accounting, and crash dump analysis. This knowledge will help you help you…

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Author news: Upcoming Windows internals classes by David Solomon

David Solomon, co-author of Windows Internals (Microsoft Press, 2009), is offering the following classes in the coming months: London, September 12-16: Windows OS Internals San Francisco, November 7-11: Windows Troubleshooting & Debugging San Francisco, November 14-18: Windows OS Internals Webinar, November 28 & 30: Windows OS Internals with Sysinternals David says, “Dig into Windows Internals…

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