NOTE: This book has been updated for Windows 8.1. You find the revised version at The Microsoft Press Store.

We’re pleased to announce that Exam Ref 70-687: Configuring Windows 8 is available for purchase.

Prepare for Exam 70-687—and help demonstrate your real-world mastery of Windows 8 setup and support. Designed for experienced IT Professionals ready to advance their status—Exam Ref focuses on the critical-thinking and decision-making acumen needed for success at the MCSA level.

Focus on the expertise measured by these objectives:

  • -Install and upgrade to Windows 8
  • -Configure hardware and applications
  • -Configure network connectivity
  • -Configure access to resources
  • -Configure remote access and mobility
  • -Monitor and maintain Windows clients
  • -Configure backup and recovery options