Hello, and welcome to Pro SharePoint 2013 Administration. In the next sixteen chapters of this book, you will discover administration of the latest version of SharePoint.
SharePoint administration can be intimidating to anyone looking at the platform for the first time, and so this book was written to cover all the major areas and demonstrate configuration in a systematic fashion. Chapter 1 kicks off with an overview of the new SharePoint 2013 platform, changes from the previous version, and what you can expect of the new features.
In this book, you will read about the installation of SharePoint Server 2013 on a new Windows Server. Chapter 1 highlights the prerequisites for the installation and minimal hardware and operating system ...