• The Microsoft logical network structure
• Installing and configuring a Microsoft server
• Configuring clients and network protocols
• How resources are shared on a Microsoft network
• Managing a Microsoft server
• The future of Windows Server 2003
• Introduction to Windows Server 2008
Although not one of the first big players in the Network Operating System (NOS) market, Microsoft has been in the networking business since the early 1980s. Early networking efforts, such as the development of NetBEUI and OS/2, were collaborative efforts with IBM. LAN Manager was an early effort at Microsoft to develop an NOS.
In 1992, Microsoft launched Microsoft Windows NT (New Technology) Server. ...