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Global Address Book, OAB issues with Microsoft Exchange 2010

Previous network admin moved everything over from exchange 03 to exchange 2010. I've noticed since that was done the global address book or offline address book doesn't pull up any of the new users ...
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Book for Forefront Identity Manager 2010

I can't believe it but I am not able to find a book for Forefront Identity Manager 2010. I am looking for a Administrator's Guide or something like that. Any suggestions?
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Inter-networking book for windows and Linux(Ubuntu) [closed]

I have searched some books on inter-networking and most of those books describe theoretical approach. I want to make a small office network and I have never configured it before. So I need such a book ...
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Book about planning computer network [closed]

I'm looking for a book dealing with creation (building, planning, implementing, ... don't know the right word in English) of company computer network (about 1 to few hundreds computers with a few ...
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Can anyone recommend a book on Kerberos that mentions AD 2008?

I've got a nice O'Reilly book on Kerberos from our library, but it was last updated in 2003. I'm pretty sure there have been changes and improvements since then, especially with AD 2008. Are there ...
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Please recommend a book re: Amazon AWS and EC2

Starting to use AWS, setting up a few permanent instances, several temporary ones, maybe some storage, monitoring, DNS - the works. I'm looking for a book geared towards the experienced technical ...
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What is the cover art on this Administrator's companion book? [closed]

I have a copy of Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Administrator's Companion, and I can't figure out what the tool is on the cover. Does anyone know what this is? Cover for Microsoft Windows Server 2003 ...
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Unknown LAN textbook title

I am preparing for my computer networks exam and I stumbled upon this textbook excerpt. I cannot find this book in google, I don't know the author or the title. Do any of you recognize this book?
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Tomcat/java tuning books for sysadmins

Recommend me a good book about tomcat/java performance tuning. I'm a sysadmin and have to take care of several servers running tomcat and I would like to know more about the issue. A decent tutorial ...
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Looking for books to further my training, mainly Cisco ASA and networks [closed]

Work has offered to order books for me to learn new things so I've been googling a bit and now I figured I'd make use of the massive internet collective for help on what books to order. So far I've ...
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Good Books for Solaris [closed]

Can anyone suggest a good book for Learning Solaris 10. I know the Bill Calkins books but they are certification centric. There is Unix and Linux System Administration Handbook as well which covers ...
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What book do you recommend for learning about Linux Servers? [closed]

I'm mainly a developer, who recently took a liking to Servers. Most of my tinkering has been with Microsoft Windows Server 2003/2008, but I'd like to go down the rabbit hole and see what things Linux ...
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Good Books About Scaling Up Databases/Servers/etc.? [closed]

I've applied for an internship at a startup company that expects its user base to grow by a large factor in a small amount of time, and so part of their project is to scale everything up so that ...
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What are some topics you'd like to see covered in an 'Introduction to Network Security' book?

I'm trying to put together a list of topics in Network Security and prioritize them accordingly. A little background on the book - we are trying to gear the text towards college students, as an ...
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Basic book about networks

I am looking for a basic book (introductory text) about networks, preferebly a from a open or free source. Thank you.
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A good book for Storage Networking [closed]

Does anyone know a good book on storage networking?
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Best books/resources to learn about Website server administration [closed]

Well, I am a rails developer. I was deploying one of my apps into slice host vps. I found it damn hard to understand and configure my server. It was time consuming. So I want to spend time on web ...
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Trying to find books [closed]

When I was learning Visual Basic.net 2008 I found a book that not only taught the basics but by the end of the book I had developed a fully working database application. Does anyone know where I might ...
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Where can I download a full .pdf copy of the Cisco Internetworking Technology Handbook, rather than just the chapters?

Cisco publish the Internetworking Technology Handbook on their website but they only provide the individual chapters in pdf. Is there a .pdf of the entire thing available?
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Add shared contacts to Outlook 2007 address book

Hello we just upgraded from exchange 2003 to 2010. 2010 seems to be pushing people to stop using public folders. Public folders had the nice feature that you could see the contacts of the public ...
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Good book on Exchange 2010 (creating a backup solution)

Can anyone recommend a good book on the topic of Microsoft Exchange Server that: Covers Exchange 2010 Give me an understanding of the building blocks of Exchange That will help a developer like ...
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Book recommendation for learning server management and Apache

I'm currently managing a site that I feel could be optimized and utilized to be much faster, however, I'm having difficulty finding reliable information to do it. I find the Apache documentation to be ...
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Recommended IIS 7.5 books [closed]

Can somebody recommend good reading material for administrating IIS 7.5.
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High-availability and load balancing on IIS?

I need to study about high-availability and load balancing of a web server. My choice was IIS, cause of I'm familiar with it. I have some questions to ask: Which is the first version of IIS that ...
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Good/Recommended books on Load Balancing?

Any good/recommended books on Load Balancing? Say how to deploy a cluster and have a load balancer to help distributing load and scaling. EDIT: I'm looking for answers for linux/unix 32 or 64 bits. ...
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ASA firewall newbie tutorial

I am new to managing routers/firewalls and now need to manage a ASA 5510 in a small enterprise. I used to just demand settings from our network provider, thus I am familiar with the basic concepts, ...
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Suggestions requested on what to cover in seminar on `Recent Trends in Virus & Anti-virus Stratagies`

I'm going to give a seminar on "Recent Trends in Virus & Anti-virus Strategies" as a part of my course work in my Post Graduation. I got two months of time. So, I want to fully utilize this ...
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Good shell scripting guide

I have the Orielly's "Learning bash". I also refer to Advanced Bash-Scripting Guide(tldp.org/LDP/abs ). Any other good books on the subject ?
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Is there any Enterprise Project books using main features of 2008 server

Just Like we have books available in market for Websites building where all the necessary techniques like php javascript css are applied to one BIG website project. So that we can know how those ...
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Best book for learning linux shell scripting?

I normally works on Windows machines but on some occasions I do switch to development on linux. And my most recent project will be written entirely on a certain linix platforms (not the standard ...
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book to learn how to admin a debian box?

I want to learn the ins/outs of debian, in order to provide hosting for customers (I don't plan on doing it actually, but I want to know how its done etc). So can you guys recommend a book that goes ...
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Networking and network security book

i am in the early stages of producing a thesis 'Network security: Cost Vs Security', are there any books that can give me an insight to real world setups and costing of such systems, as I am purely ...
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What is good book for administration & configuration of Storage logical arrays?

I am looking for a book which can explain pros and cons of different combination of configurations/policies of storage Arrays and may also suggest some best practices for certain scenarios for e.g. ...
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Good Oracle book for MySQL users?

Just started using Oracle, no previous experience. I do have a good amount of experience with MySQL (and played a little with PostgreSQL). Could you recommend me a good introductory book to Oracle ...
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What is “The” book for database design? [closed]

In programming, there is often a canonical book for a particular topic, like the dragon book for compilers, K&R for C, etc. Is their a book regarding modern database design that simply must be ...
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Recommend a CCNA course / book / set of books to me

My employer wants me to get a CCNA certification in the near future. I know the networking basics pretty well, but I don't have any experience with Cisco gear. We're willing to pay for one of the ...
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Book for learning how to administrate a public-facing Windows Server (2008)?

Is there any book you'd recommend to learn how to administrate a public-facing (IIS7, SQL Server 2008) Windows Server (2008 in this case)? I've searched for books in this matter and I've found ...
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List of freely available system administrator books

On the lines of http://stackoverflow.com/questions/194812/list-of-freely-available-programming-books, I'm trying to create a wiki of system administrator books with open source licenses, like Creative ...
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Good beginners books on databases? [closed]

I am looking for recommendations on database books. Ideally, I would like a book spending no more than 1/4 covering the basics of the abstract / theoretical stuff, and then delves into the practical ...
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Book recommendations for Linux experts on the “Windows way” of system administration?

I run a mostly-Linux hosting company with many staff who are Linux experts. I'm looking for some good books to shorten my learning curve so I can help our customers administer their Window systems. ...
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Can anyone recommend a good book about virtualisation? [closed]

Can anyone recommend a good book about virtualisation, including the Popek and Goldberg virtualization requirements? I mean a book that doesn't necessarily focus on x86 but also does comparisons to ...
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any good networking book recommended? [closed]

i have wanted to learn about networking and how they work. Are there books or websites that are good for them? Some things I wanted to learn about: how to write a program that works like ...
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Good book for a software developer doing part-time (Linux) system administration work [closed]

In many smaller organisations, developers often end up doing some system administration work (for obvious reasons). A lot of the time, they have great developer skills, but few system administration ...