Exam Ref 70-687

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Exam Ref 70-687

Configuring Windows 8.1

By Joli Ballew

Microsoft Press, Paperback, 9780735684775, 367pp.

Publication Date: March 25, 2014


Fully updated for Windows 8.1 Prepare for Microsoft Exam 70-687 - and help demonstrate your real-world mastery of configuring Windows 8.1 in the enterprise. Designed for experienced IT professionals ready to advance their status, Exam Ref focuses on the critical-thinking and decision-making acumen needed for success at the MCSA or MCSE level.

Focus on the expertise measured by these objectives: Install and upgrade to Windows 8.1 Configure hardware and applications Configure network connectivity Configure access to resources Configure remote access and mobility Monitor and maintain Windows clients Configure backup and recovery options

This Microsoft "Exam Ref" Organizes its coverage by objectives for Exam 70-688. Features strategic, what-if scenarios to challenge you. Designed for IT professionals who have real-world experience configuring or supporting Windows 8.1 computers, devices, users, and associated network and security resources.

Note: Exam 70-688 counts as credit toward MCSA and MCSE certifications.

About the Author
Joli Ballew, Microsoft MVP, MCSE, MCDST, A+, is the author of over 40 books overall, including for McGraw-Hill "How to Do Everything iPad", "How to Do Everything iPad 2" and "Degunking Windows 7" and for Pearson over a dozen books in the Brilliant and In Simple Steps series including "Brilliant Windows 7 for the Over 50's" and "Computer Essentials with Windows 7".

Beyond her computer book author career, Joli has written articles and given live webcasts for Microsoft's Windows XP Expert Zone, and has written web pages for Microsoft s Malaysia web site for small- to medium-sized businesses. She was the managing editor for BrightHub.com's Home Office channel and still currently writes for the site, teaches classes at 3 different community colleges in Dallas and Collin County, Texas, and has created training videos for Keystone Learning.