Microsoft have released a new FREE preview e-Book for IT professionals: Introducing Windows 8 – An Overview for IT Professionals. Now that Windows 8 is generally available, this book is a great way to get quickly up-to-speed on all the new improvements in this latest Windows release. In addition to a re-imagined user interface that provides an immersive experience across touch, pen, keyboard and mouse inputs, Windows 8 also includes significant updates across hardware support, management, security, networking, storage, virtualization, deployment, and recovery – all areas that are critically important to IT Pros!
This 147-page free eBook describes all the new and improved features. It focuses on IT pros, however, so it spend fewer pages talking about the new user interface and more talking about management, deployment, and security. This book is just an introduction—an overview. For more detailed information about any of the features and capabilities you learn about in this book, the one resource you need to know about is the Springboard Series on TechNet. The URL is simply http://www.microsoft.com/springboard.
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