Hands-On Novell Open Enterprise Server for Netware and Linux, 4th Edition

  • Ted Simpson University of Wisconsin
  • ISBN-10: 1418835315  |  ISBN-13: 9781418835316
  • 656 Pages
  • © 2007 | Published
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This new edition covers installing, configuring, and managing Novell Open Enterprise Server, which incorporates both the NetWare 6.5 and SUSE Linux Enterprise Server network operating systems. This book features extensive hands-on projects with real-world scenarios to help students apply new concepts and sharpen problem-solving skills and an ongoing set of case study projects that lead students through applying and configuring NetWare 6.5 and SUSE Linux administrative features. In addition, hands-on and case projects allow students to see how software components work together to build a functioning network systems.

Features and Benefits

  • Includes free software: Novell Open Enterprise Server NetWare and Linux installations, as well as SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 9.
  • Maps completely to the Certified Novell Adminstrator (CNA) 050-686 exam with indepth coverage of all exam objectives. Additional coverage of many Certified Linux Professional (CLP) objectives.
  • Contains complete coverage of installation and management of NetWare 6.5 and SUSE Linux operating systems, basic Linux concepts and commands, eDirectory, and Novell OneNet services.
  • Hands-on activities are integrated into the chapter text for immediate reinforcment of topics and are designed to be compatible with virtual machines, allowing students to run their own servers and work on activites outside the computer lab.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction to Network Administration
2. Installing Novell NetWare 6.5 Open Enterprise Server
3. Working with the NetWare File System
4. Novell eDirectory Services
5. Creating and Securing User and Group Objects
6. Working with NetWare File System Security
7. Managing eDirectory Security and Operations
8. Implementing and Maintaining Network Printing
9. Managing Desktop Environments with Novell Client
10. Implementing Novell OneNet User Services
11. Implementing and Securing Internet Services
12. Installing and Working with SUSE Linux
13. Managing Linux Environments
14. Planning and Implementing Novell OES on Linux

Appendix A: Certification Exam Objectives for Open Enterprise Server
Appendix B: Integrating SUSE Linux Clients
Appendix C: Working with VMware Workstation

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Ted Simpson

Ted Simpson is a long-time Course Technology author. He has been working, teaching, and writing about computers for over 20 years. In 1990, Simpson wrote one of the first books in the Course Technology Networking series, Hands-On Netware 3.11. Ted has used virtualization software to aid in teaching computer lab classes for several years, and has given presentations on virtualization for Course Technology conferences. Ted is currently a certified Novell and Microsoft instructor at Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College, and the author of many books, including Hands-On Novell Open Enterprise Server, Guide to Novell Netware Administration Enhanced Edition, 70-270, 70-290: MCSE/MCSA Guide to Installing and Managing Microsoft XP Professional and Windows Server 2003, and Virtual Machines Companion, all of which are written for use with virtualization. In addition to classroom teaching and industry training, Ted has been developing curricula for microcomputer related courses since the 1980s and holds the following certifications: A+, Network+, NetWare 6 CNE and CNI, and MCSE.