1. Introduction2. Home Networking3. Planning a Network Environment4. Network Layer Architecture5. Network Service Architecture6. Network Support Plan7. Server Hardware Strategy8. Physical vs. Virtual Server Environments9. Data Storage Tech and User Data Strategy10. Directory Services and Central Account Mgmt11. DNS, DHCP, IP v4 and IP v612. Deploying Workstations and Printers13. Antivirus and Security Management14. Intranet, Internet Support Services.
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Understand the concepts, processes and technologies that will aid in your professional development as a new system administrator. While every information technology culture is specific to its parent organization, there are commonalities that apply to all organizations. The Accidental SysAdmin Handbook, Second Edition looks at those commonalities and provides a general introduction to critical aspects associated with system administration. It further acts to provide definitions and patterns for common computer terms and acronyms. What You Will Learn Build and manage home networking and plan more complex network environments Manage the network layer and service architectures as well as network support plans Develop a server hardware strategy and understand the physical vs. virtual server ecosystem Handle data storage, data strategies and directory services, and central account management Work with DNS, DHCP, IP v4 and IP v6 Deploy workstations and printers Manage and use antivirus and security management software Build, manage and work with intranets and Internet support services Who This Book Is For It is assumed that the reader has little to no experience in a professional information technology environment. (source: Nielsen Book Data)