Windows 7 Desktop Support and Administration

Real World Skills for MCITP Certification and Beyond (Exams 70-685 and 70-686)
Author: Darril Gibson
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780470900819
Category: Computers
Page: 672
View: 4081
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A manual for Windows 7 desktop technicians and administrators It is estimated that 90 percent of the world’s computers run Windows. Desktop technicians and administrators need this comprehensive manual to guide them through their daily work with Windows 7. While this Sybex guide is packed with information you’ll need to know for the MCITP certification exam, it is equally valuable in real-world situations you will encounter on the job. Covers troubleshooting, hardware and software applications, large-scale desktop environment management, and planning and configuring the desktop infrastructure using Windows 7 Provides plenty of relevant information for those seeking MCITP certification, including full coverage of the exam objectives for both Desktop Support Technician and Desktop Administrator exams Includes a CD with valuable study tools for the MCITP exams including video walkthroughs, flashcards, and two practice exams. Windows 7 Desktop Support and Administration provides knowledge that will be needed on certification exams and remains a valuable reference for support and administrative personnel on the job. Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.

Windows 7 Desktop Support and Administration

Real World Skills for MCITP Certification and Beyond (Exams 70-685 and 70-686)
Author: Darril Gibson
Publisher: Sybex
ISBN: 0470900792
Category: Computers
Page: 672
View: 2666
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A manual for Windows 7 desktop technicians and administrators It is estimated that 90 percent of the world’s computers run Windows. Desktop technicians and administrators need this comprehensive manual to guide them through their daily work with Windows 7. While this Sybex guide is packed with information you’ll need to know for the MCITP certification exam, it is equally valuable in real-world situations you will encounter on the job. Covers troubleshooting, hardware and software applications, large-scale desktop environment management, and planning and configuring the desktop infrastructure using Windows 7 Provides plenty of relevant information for those seeking MCITP certification, including full coverage of the exam objectives for both Desktop Support Technician and Desktop Administrator exams Includes a CD with valuable study tools for the MCITP exams including video walkthroughs, flashcards, and two practice exams. Windows 7 Desktop Support and Administration provides knowledge that will be needed on certification exams and remains a valuable reference for support and administrative personnel on the job. Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.

Windows 7 Desktop Support and Administration

Real World Skills for MCITP Certification and Beyond (Exams 70-685 and 70-686)
Author: Darril Gibson
Publisher: Sybex
ISBN: 9780470597095
Category: Computers
Page: 672
View: 2209
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A manual for Windows 7 desktop technicians and administrators It is estimated that 90 percent of the world’s computers run Windows. Desktop technicians and administrators need this comprehensive manual to guide them through their daily work with Windows 7. While this Sybex guide is packed with information you’ll need to know for the MCITP certification exam, it is equally valuable in real-world situations you will encounter on the job. Covers troubleshooting, hardware and software applications, large-scale desktop environment management, and planning and configuring the desktop infrastructure using Windows 7 Provides plenty of relevant information for those seeking MCITP certification, including full coverage of the exam objectives for both Desktop Support Technician and Desktop Administrator exams Includes a CD with valuable study tools for the MCITP exams including video walkthroughs, flashcards, and two practice exams. Windows 7 Desktop Support and Administration provides knowledge that will be needed on certification exams and remains a valuable reference for support and administrative personnel on the job. Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.

MCDST: Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician Study Guide

Exams 70-271 and 70-272
Author: Bill Ferguson
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0782151078
Category: Computers
Page: 480
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Here's the book you need to prepare for Microsoft's new MCDST exams—70-271: Supporting Users and Troubleshooting a Microsoft XP Operating System; and 70-272: Supporting Users and Troubleshooting Desktop Applications on a Microsoft Windows XP Operating System. This two-in-one Study Guide was developed to meet the exacting requirements of today's certification candidates. In addition to the consistent and accessible instructional approach that earned Sybex the "Best Study Guide" designation in the 2003 CertCities Readers Choice Awards, this book provides: In-depth coverage of all exam topics Practical information on supporting users and troubleshooting applications Hundreds of challenging review questions Leading-edge exam preparation software, including a test engine and electronic flashcards Authoritative coverage of all exam objectives, including: Exam 70-271: Installing a Windows Desktop Operating System Managing and Troubleshooting Access to Resources Configuring and Troubleshooting Hardware Devices and Drivers Configuring and Troubleshooting the Desktop and User Environments Troubleshooting Network Protocols and Services Exam 70-272: Configuring and Troubleshooting Applications Resolving Issues Related to Usability Resolving Issues Related to Application Customization Configuring and Troubleshooting Connectivity for Applications Configuring Application Security Note:CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.

Windows 7 Portable Command Guide

MCTS 70-680, 70-685 and 70-686
Author: Darril Gibson
Publisher: Pearson Education
ISBN: 0132603020
Category: Computers
Page: 384
View: 2779
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Windows® 7 Portable Command Guide MCTS 70-680, and MCITP 70-685 and 70-686 Darril Gibson All the MCTS 70-680, and MCITP 70-685 and 70-686 Commands in One Compact, Portable Resource Maximize your efficiency as a Windows 7 administrator, and master all the commands, keywords, command arguments, options, and prompts covered on Microsoft’s MCTS 70-680, MCITP 70-685, and MCITP 70-686 exams! This easy, handy reference brings together all the techniques, tips, tools, and examples you’ll need. It’s your perfect take-anywhere guide to running Windows 7 environments–and passing Microsoft’s three key Windows 7 administration exams. Covers all the commands you need to score higher on your MCTS 70-680 and MCITP 70-685/70-686 exams! Use Windows 7’s maintenance and monitoring tools Troubleshoot Windows 7 reliability and network connectivity Manage security in Windows 7 Manipulate files, folders, and disks Create and schedule batch files Configure Windows 7 with netsh Recover damaged Windows 7 systems Administer Windows 7 remotely Work from the WMI command line Plan, create, and manage images for automated installation Use Imagex and DISM Work with WinPE and Setup Migrate user data to Windows 7 systems with USMT Master PowerShell and the Integrated Scripting Environment (ISE) Manage group policy from the command line Your Perfect Take-Anywhere Windows 7 Command Resource! Covers all commands on the MCTS 70-680, MCITP 70-685, and MCITP 70-686 exams Includes important administration commands that aren’t on the exams Packed with realistic scenarios, high-efficiency examples, and expert tips Category: Microsoft Certification Covers: Microsoft Windows 7 Exams (MCTS 70-680, and MCITP 70-685 and 70-686) pearsonITcertification.com

MCTS 70-680 Cert Guide

Microsoft Windows 7, Configuring
Author: Don Poulton
Publisher: Pearson Education
ISBN: 0131390163
Category: Computers
Page: 960
View: 8858
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This is the eBook version of the print title. Access to the PDFs on the CD and the practice test engine is available through product registration at Pearson IT Certification - or see instructions in back pages of your eBook. Start-to-finish MCTS 70-680 preparation from top Microsoft technology consultant, trainer, and author Don Poulton! Windows 7 installation, upgrades, and deployment User and application migration Windows 7 deployment Physical and virtual hard disk configuration and management Windows Update Device and application configuration Internet Explorer configuration Networking, including TCP/IP configuration Firewall settings Mobile and remote computing Secure access control for local and shared resources System performance management and monitoring Backups, system recovery, and file recovery Test your knowledge, build your confidence, and succeed! Packed with visuals to help you learn fast Dozens of troubleshooting scenarios Real-world MCTS 70-680 prep advice from experts Easy-to-use exam preparation task lists From Don Poulton, professional Microsoft technology consultant, IT training expert, and best-selling exam guide author

Windows 7 Administrator's Pocket Consultant


Author: William Stanek
Publisher: Microsoft Press
ISBN: 0735636869
Category: Computers
Page: 704
View: 5644
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Portable and precise, this pocket-sized guide delivers immediate answers for the day-to-day administration of Windows 7—from desktop configuration and management to networking and security issues. Zero in on core support and maintenance tasks by using quick-reference tables, instructions, and lists. You’ll get the precise information you need to solve problems and get the job done—whether at your desk or in the field!

Microsoft Windows Security Essentials


Author: Darril Gibson
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118114575
Category: Computers
Page: 336
View: 6821
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Windows security concepts and technologies for IT beginners IT security can be a complex topic, especially for those new to the field of IT. This full-color book, with a focus on the Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) program, offers a clear and easy-to-understand approach to Windows security risks and attacks for newcomers to the world of IT. By paring down to just the essentials, beginners gain a solid foundation of security concepts upon which more advanced topics and technologies can be built. This straightforward guide begins each chapter by laying out a list of topics to be discussed, followed by a concise discussion of the core networking skills you need to have to gain a strong handle on the subject matter. Chapters conclude with review questions and suggested labs so you can measure your level of understanding of the chapter's content. Serves as an ideal resource for gaining a solid understanding of fundamental security concepts and skills Offers a straightforward and direct approach to security basics and covers anti-malware software products, firewalls, network topologies and devices, network ports, and more Reviews all the topics you need to know for taking the MTA 98-367 exam Provides an overview of security components, looks at securing access with permissions, addresses audit policies and network auditing, and examines protecting clients and servers If you're new to IT and interested in entering the IT workforce, then Microsoft Windows Security Essentials is essential reading.

Cisco Networking Essentials


Author: Troy McMillan
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1119092124
Category: Computers
Page: 480
View: 9278
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Start a career in networking Cisco Networking Essentials, 2nd Edition provides the latest for those beginning a career in networking. This book provides the fundamentals of networking and leads you through the concepts, processes, and skills you need to master fundamental networking concepts. Thinking of taking the CCENT Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician ICND1 Exam 100-101? This book has you covered! With coverage of important topics and objectives, each chapter outlines main points and provides clear, engaging discussion that will give you a sound understanding of core topics and concepts. End-of-chapter review questions and suggested labs help reinforce what you've learned, and show you where you may need to backtrack and brush up before exam day. Cisco is the worldwide leader in networking products and services, which are used by a majority of the world's companies. This book gives you the skills and understanding you need to administer these networks, for a skillset that will serve you anywhere around the globe. Understand fundamental networking concepts Learn your way around Cisco products and services Gain the skills you need to administer Cisco routers and switches Prepare thoroughly for the CCENT exam If you're interested in becoming in-demand, network administration is the way to go; if you want to develop the skillset every company wants to hire, Cisco Networking Essentials, 2nd Edition gets you started working with the most widespread name in the business.

MCTS 70-680 Exam Cram

Microsoft Windows 7, Configuring
Author: Patrick Regan
Publisher: Pearson Education
ISBN: 0132603209
Category: Computers
Page: 504
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MCTS 70-680: Microsoft Windows 7, Configuring is the perfect study guide to help you pass Microsoft’s MCTS 70-680 exam. It provides coverage and practice questions for every exam topic. The book contains an extensive set of preparation tools, such as quizzes, Exam Alerts, and a practice exam, while the CD provides real-time practice and feedback with two complete sample exams. Covers the critical information you’ll need to know to score higher on your MCTS 70-680 exam! . Understand how Windows 7 differs from previous versions . Install, upgrade, and migrate to Windows 7 . Configure basic and advanced Windows networking . Enforce security with Windows Firewall and Windows Defender . Administer users, systems, disks, and printers . Manage and safely share files and folders . Work with Windows applications and Internet Explorer 8 . Support mobile computers . Remotely manage Windows systems . Optimize Windows 7 system performance . Efficiently back up systems and reliably recover them CD FEATURES 2 complete sample exams The test engine gives you an effective tool to assess your readiness for the exam . Detailed explanations of correct and incorrect answers . Multiple test modes . Random questions and order of answers . Coverage of each MCTS 70-680 exam objective

MCTS Windows 7 Configuration Study Guide

Exam 70-680
Author: William Panek
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780470637388
Category: Computers
Page: 720
View: 8754
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Prepare for certification in Windows 7 configuration with this all-new study guide This comprehensive book guides readers through preparation for Microsoft's brand new MCTS: Windows 7, Configuring exam (70-680). You'll find 100% coverage of all exam objectives; practical, real-world scenarios; hands-on exercises, and challenging review questions, both in the book and on the CD included with the book. Prepares you for the new exam 70-680, the Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist certification for Windows 7; Windows 7 is Microsoft's new operating system releasing in late 2009 Shows you how to install, configure, and maintain Windows 7 for the exam Covers upgrading and migrating; deploying Windows 7; configuring hardware applications, network connectivity, access to resources, and mobile computing; monitoring and maintaining; handling backup and recovery, and more This is the ideal guide to prepare you for Microsoft's new Windows 7 certification.

IT Career JumpStart

An Introduction to PC Hardware, Software, and Networking
Author: Naomi J. Alpern,Joey Alpern,Randy Muller
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118232992
Category: Computers
Page: 334
View: 955
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A practical approach for anyone looking to enter the IT workforce Before candidates can begin to prepare for any kind of certification, they need a basic understanding of the various hardware and software components used in a computer network. Aimed at aspiring IT professionals, this invaluable book strips down a network to its bare basics, and discusses this complex topic in a clear and concise manner so that IT beginners can confidently gain an understanding of fundamental IT concepts. In addition, a base knowledge has been established so that more advanced topics and technologies can be learned over time. Includes a discussion of the key computer components, such as the processor and memory Covers the basics of data storage as well as the input/output process Zeroes in on basic hardware configuration including how to install hardware and software drivers Introduces various computer operating systems, including the Windows OS family, Linux, and Mac. Looks at basic networking concepts and design IT Career JumpStart is an ideal starting point for anyone looking for a career in IT but doesn't know where to start.

McItp Self-Paced Training Kit (Exam 70-686)

Windows 7 Enterprise Desktop Administrator
Author: Craig Zacker,Orin Thomas
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780735627178
Category: Computers
Page: 560
View: 1521
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Each chapter begins with a list of things to do to complete the exercises in the practice session of the chapter and ends with a chapter review, including summary, key terms, case scenarios, suggested practices, and a practice test.

MCTS 70-680 Rapid Review

Configuring Windows 7
Author: Orin Thomas
Publisher: Pearson Education
ISBN: 0735671184
Category: Computers
Page: 228
View: 8705
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Assess your readiness for MCTS Exam 70-680—and quickly identify where you need to focus and practice. This practical, streamlined guide walks you through each exam objective, providing "need to know" checklists, review questions, tips, and links to further study—all designed to help bolster your preparation. Reinforce your exam prep with a Rapid Review of these objectives: Installing, Upgrading, and Migrating to Windows 7 Deploying Windows 7 Configuring Hardware and Applications Configuring Network Connectivity Configuring Access to Resources Configuring Mobile Computing Monitoring and Maintaining Systems That Run Windows 7 Configuring Backup and Recovery Options

CompTIA Network+ Deluxe Study Guide, 3rd Edition (Exam: N10-006)


Author: Todd Lammle
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1119021278
Category: Computers
Page: 816
View: 1977
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The ultimate Network+ exam prep The CompTIA Network+ Deluxe Study Guide is your CompTIA Authorized resource for preparing for the Network+ exam N10-006,. Bestselling author and networking Guru Todd Lammle guides you through 100% of all exam objectives.. Coverage includes network technologies, installation and configuration, media and topologies, security, and much more, plus practical examples drawn from real-world situations. This Deluxe edition is packed with bonus study aids, including a DVD with practice exams, flashcards, the exclusive Network+ stimulator, and e-book files in multiple formats. Practice without buying expensive equipment, and review exam material on the go. CompTIA's Network+ certification covers advances in networking technology and reflects changes in associated job tasks. The exam emphasizes network implementation and support, and includes expanded coverage of wireless networking topics. This guide is the ultimate in Network+ prep, with expert insight, clear explanation, full coverage, and bonus tools. Review 100% of the Network+ exam objectives Get clear, concise insight on crucial networking maintenance topics Study practical examples drawn from real-world experience Practice on the exclusive Network+ simulator The CompTIA Network+ Deluxe Study Guide gives you the guidance and tools you need to prepare for the exam

CCNA Security Exam Cram (Exam IINS 640-553)


Author: Eric Stewart
Publisher: Pearson Education
ISBN: 0768686830
Category: Computers
Page: 552
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In this book you’ll learn how to: Build a secure network using security controls Secure network perimeters Implement secure management and harden routers Implement network security policies using Cisco IOS firewalls Understand cryptographic services Deploy IPsec virtual private networks (VPNs) Secure networks with Cisco IOS® IPS Protect switch infrastructures Secure endpoint devices, storage area networks (SANs), and voice networks WRITTEN BY A LEADING EXPERT: Eric Stewart is a self-employed network security contractor who finds his home in Ottawa, Canada. Eric has more than 20 years of experience in the information technology field, the last 12 years focusing primarily on Cisco® routers, switches, VPN concentrators, and security appliances. The majority of Eric’s consulting work has been in the implementation of major security infrastructure initiatives and architectural reviews with the Canadian Federal Government. Eric is a certified Cisco instructor teaching Cisco CCNA, CCNP®, and CCSP® curriculum to students throughout North America and the world. informit.com/examcram ISBN-13: 978-0-7897-3800-4 ISBN-10: 0-7897-3800-7

CompTIA Network+ Rapid Review (Exam N10-005)


Author: Craig Zacker
Publisher: Pearson Education
ISBN: 0735669716
Category: Computers
Page: 300
View: 3976
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Assess your readiness for CompTIA Network+ Exam N10-005—and quickly identify where you need to focus and practice. This practical, streamlined guide walks you through each exam objective, providing "need to know" checklists, review questions, tips, and links to further study—all designed to help bolster your preparation. Reinforce your exam prep with a Rapid Review of these objectives: Network Concepts Network Installation and Configuration Network Media and Topologies Network Management Network Security This book is an ideal complement to the in-depth training of the Microsoft Press Training Kit and other exam-prep resources for CompTIA Network+ Exam N10-005.

CCNA Routing and Switching Portable Command Guide


Author: Scott Empson
Publisher: Cisco Press
ISBN: 013338134X
Category: Computers
Page: 320
View: 1822
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Here are all the CCNA-level Routing and Switching commands you need in one condensed, portable resource. The CCNA Routing and Switching Portable Command Guide, Third Edition, is filled with valuable, easy-to-access information and is portable enough for use whether you’re in the server room or the equipment closet. The guide summarizes all CCNA certification-level Cisco IOS® Software commands, keywords, command arguments, and associated prompts, providing you with tips and examples of how to apply the commands to real-world scenarios. Configuration examples throughout the book provide you with a better understanding of how these commands are used in simple network designs. This book has been completely updated to cover topics in the ICND1 100-101, ICND2 200-101, and CCNA 200-120 exams. Use this quick reference resource to help you memorize commands and concepts as you work to pass the CCNA Routing and Switching certification exam. The book is organized into these parts: • Part I TCP/IP v4 • Part II Introduction to Cisco Devices • Part III Configuring a Router • Part IV Routing • Part V Switching • Part VI Layer 3 Redundancy • Part VII IPv6 • Part VIII Network Administration and Troubleshooting • Part IX Managing IP Services • Part X WANs • Part XI Network Security Quick, offline access to all CCNA Routing and Switching commands for research and solutions Logical how-to topic groupings for a one-stop resource Great for review before CCNA Routing and Switching certification exams Compact size makes it easy to carry with you, wherever you go “Create Your Own Journal” section with blank, lined pages allows you to personalize the book for your needs “What Do You Want to Do?” chart inside back cover helps you to quickly reference specific tasks

A Guide to Service Desk Concepts


Author: Donna Knapp
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1285063457
Category: Computers
Page: 416
View: 4691
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Translate technical expertise into an effective career in computer user support with the help of Knapp’s A GUIDE TO SERVICE DESK CONCEPTS, 4E. This trusted, contemporary guide introduces the latest developments, research, resources and trends as they happen in computer user support. Readers explore the various types of service desks and gain a solid understanding of the diverse roles and skills required. This edition also reviews the processes and technologies that ensure the service desk is operating efficiently and examines how today’s leading organizations measure service desk success. The author references the very latest ITIL 2011 best practices, leading quality and IT service management frameworks and standards to ensure this edition presents the most recent information regarding the role of outsourcing and certification in the service desk. New case studies and case projects provide on-the-job practice, while updated chapters highlight the evolving role of the service desk to relationship managers and how technology trends, such as cloud computing, virtualization, mobile technology and consumerization, are impacting the service desk. New material also examines the current emphasis on self-help and the effects of self-healing capabilities within newer generation technologies. A GUIDE TO SERVICE DESK CONCEPTS, 4E provides the overview needed for success in computer user support today. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Essential SharePoint® 2013

Practical Guidance for Meaningful Business Results
Author: Scott Jamison,Susan Hanley,Chris Bortlik
Publisher: Addison-Wesley
ISBN: 0133120694
Category: Computers
Page: 784
View: 589
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The Only Book That’s 100% Focused on Maximizing the Business Value of SharePoint 2013 Essential SharePoint® 2013 approaches Microsoft SharePoint 2013 from a strict business value perspective, helping you plan and implement solutions that achieve effective business results. Leading SharePoint experts draw on their unsurpassed experience to provide business-focused guidance on strategy, governance, planning, deployment, and more. You’ll find in-depth insights for success with collaboration, knowledge and content management, governance, and user adoption. The authors help you choose features, organize information, define security models, and launch your solution. They present best practices for search, workflow, business intelligence, and integrating information from Office 2013 and beyond. Each chapter includes a section introducing new SharePoint 2013 capabilities, from improved site branding to native iPhone mobile apps. Throughout, the authors identify success factors, intangibles, and “gotchas,” helping you reduce risk and time-to-value. Learn how to • Ask the right questions to craft a plan that maximizes business value • Efficiently deploy either “green field” solutions or upgrades • Integrate web, Office, and mobile devices into a comprehensive collaboration solution • Plan effective governance of content, operations, and applications • Deliver enterprise content management, integrating documents, data, web content, and rich media • Use search to help find the right knowledge and people • Measure and optimize user adoption to increase ROI • Evaluate the cloud-based SharePoint Online option • Use social tools to promote deeper user interaction • Collaborate and communicate with customers, partners, and suppliers • Quickly create agile solutions with mashups and composites Whether you’re a business leader, IT manager, architect, analyst, developer, or consultant, this book will help you tightly align SharePoint projects with business strategy to deliver outstanding results.