Free ebook: Introducing Windows 8

Get a headstart evaluating Window 8—guided by a Windows expert who’s worked extensively with the software since the preview releases.

Based on final, release-to-manufacturing (RTM) software, this book introduces new features and capabilities, with scenario-based insights demonstrating how to plan for, implement, and maintain Windows 8 in an enterprise environment.

Get the high-level information you need to begin preparing your deployment now.

Topics include:

  • Performance, reliability, and security features
  • Deployment options
  • Windows Assessment and Deployment Kit
  • Windows PowerShell 3.0 and Group Policy
  • Managing and sideloading apps
  • Internet Explorer 10
  • Virtualization, Client Hyper-V, and Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack
  • Recovery features.