Huge thanks go out to my editor, Brett Bartow, and all the other professionals at Pearson IT Certification. It is my great pleasure to have been associated with you for the past eight years, and I look forward to more exciting projects in the future.
My director at SkillSoft, Dan Young, has been super-supportive of my writing efforts, and I extend my gratitude to him.
Thanks to my technical editors, Michelle Plumb and Theodor Richardson. In a book such as this, with all of its terminology, I’m grateful that you guys were looking over my shoulder and pointing out errors.
In the “Dedication” section, I mentioned my wife, Vivian. I once again want to acknowledge her. Being the parents of two teenage daughters can be time-intensive, ...