Update from Mark Russinovich about Windows Internals

Mark last blogged (I believe) about the book in September – that is, about the coming fifth edition of Windows Internals (Microsoft Press, 2009). Here’s a new update from Mark: We’re coming down the stretch toward the finish line on Windows Internals, 5th edition! 12 of the 14 chapters are complete, we’re sending the networking chapter…


February’s free e-book: Understanding Microsoft Virtualization Solutions

Microsoft Press is celebrating our 25th Anniversary with “Free E-Book of the Month” offers. Understanding Microsoft Virtualization Solutions, by Mitch Tulloch with the Microsoft Virtualization Teams (ISBN: 9780735693371), is available here. (You can review Chapter 1 first if you like.) This guide will teach you about the benefits of the latest virtualization technologies and how…


New book: Windows Group Policy Administrator’s Pocket Consultant

William Stanek strikes again. Windows Group Policy Administrator’s Pocket Consultant (336 pages, ISBN: 9780735626768) will be available on February 11 (and is available for pre-order now). It’s William’s 98th published book and 30th for Microsoft Press. His 99th and 100th books will be Windows 7 Administrator’s Pocket Consultant and Windows Server 2008 R2 Inside Out,…


We get mail

We received an email from Aaron C. asking about Training Kits for Microsoft certification upgrade exams: “Will a book be created for 70-453? I have noticed that some of the upgrade exams are not getting books created. When I was taking 70-648 I needed to read both books for 640 and 642. My next task…


New book: Active Directory Administrator’s Pocket Consultant

The indomitable William Stanek is quicky approaching his 100th published book! Check out William’s amazing publications list. William’s Active Directory Administrator’s Pocket Consultant is available now (ISBN = 9780735626485; 400 pages). Discover how to plan, implement, and manage an Active Directory infrastructure in Windows Server 2008, including how to install domain controllers, configure Active Directory…


Last chance for January’s free e-book offers!

As Joanne mentioned on the “Born to Learn” blog, downloading of this month’s free e-books is about to end: Windows Server 2008 Core Administrator’s Pocket Consultant by Mitch Tulloch with the Windows Server Core Team SQL Server 2005 Integration Services Step by Step by Paul Turley, Joe Kasprzak, Scott Cameron, Satoshi Iizuka, and Pablo Guzman