Windows Server 2012 Inside Out
Dive in - and discover how to really put Windows Server 2012 to work! This supremely organized reference packs the details you need to plan and manage a Windows Server 2012 implementation - including hundreds of timesaving solutions, troubleshooting tips, and workarounds. Learn how the experts tackle Windows Server 2012 - and challenge yourself to new levels of mastery. more »
Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Step by Step
Teach yourself the programming fundamentals of SQL Server 2012 - one step at a time. Ideal for beginning SQL Server database administrators and developers, this tutorial provides clear guidance and practical, learn-by-doing exercises for building database solutions that solve real-world business problems. more »
Windows 8 for Tablets Plain & Simple
Learn the simplest ways to get things done with Windows 8 on tablets!

Enjoy the Windows 8 touch experience on your tablet; Use the Start screen to find everything you need; Explore the web, and send and receive email and messages; Organize your files, photos, and videos in the cloud; Play games, manage your music, and watch movies; Use maps to find directions and set your location. more »
Windows 8 Plain & Simple
Learn the simplest ways to get things done with Windows 8!

Run your apps, and manage your calendar and contacts; Explore the web, and send and receive email and messages; Organize your files on the PC and in the cloud with Microsoft SkyDriv; View, share, and store your own photos and videos; Play games, manage your music, and watch movies; Use maps to find directions and set your location. more »
Introducing Microsoft WebMatrix
Get a running start with Microsoft WebMatrix - the free, downloadable web development solution featuring all the tools you need for server-side programming. This practical book introduces the templates, helper libraries, and other tools in WebMatrix for building and customizing a data-driven site - including techniques for adding video, email, web forms, and other features. Learn how easy it can be to create a dynamic web presence for your small business or organization with WebMatrix. more »
Exam 70-463: Implementing a Data Warehouse with Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Ace your preparation for Microsoft Certification Exam 70-463 with this 2-in-1 Training Kit from Microsoft Press. Work at your own pace through a series of lessons and practical exercises, and then assess your skills with online practice tests - featuring multiple, customizable testing options.

Design and implement a data warehouse. Develop and enhance SQL Server Integration Services packages. Manage and maintain SQL Server Integration Services packages. Build data quality solutions. Implement custom code in SQL Server Integration Services packages. more »
Applied XML Programming for Microsoft .NET
XML is everywhere in the Microsoft .NET Framework, from Remoting to Web services and from data access to configuration. Learn about the extensive XML core classes in .NET and find out how to program against its parser in this in-depth guide - written by a popular programming author and consultant on cutting-edge technologies such as Microsoft ASP.NET and Microsoft ADO.NET. You'll find authoritative explanations of technologies such as schemas, transformations, and XPath, plus extensive discussion of data access issues such as synchronization and serialization, the DiffGram format, and the XML extensions in Microsoft SQL Server. more »
Microsoft Windows Small Business Server 2003
Get your mission-critical network, messaging, and collaboration systems up and running quickly with the essential guide to administering Windows Small Business Server 2003. This reference details the features, capabilities, and technologies for both the standard and premium editions - including Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Exchange Server 2003, Windows SharePoint Services, SQL Server 2000, and Internet Information Services - in one volume. Packed with easy-to-follow procedures, real-world troubleshooting tactics, and under-the-hood insights, this Administrator's Companion delivers the expert information you need for everyday, on-the-job results. more »
Microsoft Windows XP Professional, 3rd Edition
Install, configure, and support Windows XP Professional with definitive technical guidance from the Microsoft Windows team and two industry veterans. This official Resource Kit has been fully updated and revised - with coverage of Windows XP Service Pack 2, featuring Advanced Security Technologies, along with new chapters on managing software updates, the Windows Firewall, and wireless networking. It's everything you need to help maximize the performance and reliability of your business desktops - and help reduce ownership and support costs. more »
First Look: Microsoft Office 2010
Welcome to Office 2010. Whether you work primarily in the office or on the go, you'll find smart tools in this release that enable you to get your work done easier, faster, and more professionally than ever. This book will inspire you and give you a good sense of the exciting features in Office 2010. This book was written while the software was in development, so you may find some variance in screen illustrations and procedures. more »