The FreeBSD Corporate Networker's Guide
by Ted Mittelstaedt
|Publisher: Addison-Wesley Longman, Inc|
About the book The FreeBSD Corporate Networker's Guide
The FreeBSD Corporate Networker's Guide is a COMPUTER ENGINEERING book which was published by Addison-Wesley Longman, Inc . Ted Mittelstaedt is the author of this book. .
The FreeBSD Corporate Networker's Guide gives everything IT professionals need to know to develope and manage FreeBSD in applications from the desktop to high availability enterprise servers. It start with an overview of how FreeBSD compares with Windows NT, and the roles a FreeBSD server might play in an enterprise network. Next, review server planning, hardware selection, and infrastructure preparation; then walk through the steps involved in a successful FreeBSD installation. Master every aspect of FreeBSD Internet connectivity and services -- including TCP/IP, DNS, security, Apache, email, and more. Learn the fundamentals of FreeBSD system administration; use FreeBSD systems as firewalls and routers; configure Samba to support Windows workstations; deliver efficient print services, and more.The book concludes with a "manifesto" explaining why companies should consider migrating all their business-critical applications to FreeBSD, whatever they're using now.