We’re very excited to announce another free ebook offering in our System Center series from Microsoft Press: These unique (and free) ebooks bring System Center experts together to discuss designing, deploying, and troubleshooting some of the most complex and mission critical aspects of key System Center capabilities.
The second title in this series, Microsoft System Center: Configuration Manager Field Experience (ISBN 9780735683044) by Rushi Faldu, Manish Raval, Brandon Linton, Kaushal Pandey and the System Center series editor Mitch Tulloch, is now available.
Download the PDF here Download the companion content here Download the Mobi file for Kindle here Download the ePub file here Purchase a print copy from our official distributor, O’Reilly Media here
Taken from the book’s Introduction, here's how the authors describe the content of this particular title:
The purpose of this book is to provide System Center 2012 Configuration Manager administrators with helpful and tested real-world guidance from consultants and product experts at Microsoft. We want you to get the most out of using Configuration Manager in your environment regardless of whether the task at hand is querying the Configuration Manager database for system information, creating and customizing reports, or deploying operating system images to client machines.
The book is divided into the following three parts:
The target audience for this book is administrators who have at least three years experienced working with previous versions of Configuration Manager and who have begun deploying and using Configuration Manager 2012 in their environment.
We'll post announcements as other System Center titles are available. Expect more soon!
And if you missed the first title, don’t worry, it is still available.
Title: Microsoft System Center: Designing Orchestrator Runbooks ISBN: 9780735682986 Download the PDF version of this title (186 pgs, 8.77MB) here and the companion content here (296 KB). The EPUB version is here and the MOBI version here. If you prefer a hard copy of the book, you can order it here from our official distributor, O’Reilly Media, for $9.99.
I don't see the link to the download, did I miss something?
The download link is located above, in the part I have copied below.
Download the PDF version of this title (186 pgs, 8.77MB) here and the companion content here (296 KB). The EPUB version is here and the MOBI version here.
I hope this helps.
That is not a SCCM book the link is to Title: Microsoft System Center: Designing Orchestrator Runbooks
We are working on getting the link fixed.
Agree... it only links to the first book in the series so far, not the second.
Would love to be able to download this...
The URL to the new ebook (PDF) is:
And the URL to the new companion files is:
Sorry, gang: we've fixed the post. (And thanks, Les, for helping out!)
Hi - I can't seem to click on the link for the MOBI version - can someone repost the link as I like to read these on my Kindle?
You mean this PDF link - http://aka.ms/683044pdf
No - I mean the MOBI link (i.e. formatted for Kindle) which is mentioned above by Will but doesnt have a link associated with the word 'here'.
This book is good one. I would like to know where I can find out "Microsoft System Center: Troubleshooting Configuration Manager" book?
You should be able to link to MOBI and EPUB now.
@PRASHANT9 Glad you're enjoying this one! The "Troubleshooting Configuration Manager" book will be the next one out. We'll announce the date soon.
Thank you so much for providing us this and other ebooks for free.