Validate your skills in SharePoint, achieve your MCTS certification, and enhance your IT career when you pass Microsoft's newest SharePoint exam, Microsoft SharePoint 2010, Configuring (Exam 70-667). This in-depth study guide prepares you with thorough coverage of all exam objectives, including installing, deploying, configuring, and upgrading SharePoint Server 2010—and much more. Inside, you'll find:
Full coverage of all exam objectives in a systematic approach, so you can be confident you're getting the instruction you need for the exam
Practical hands-on exercises to reinforce critical skills
Real-world scenarios that put what you've learned in the context of actual job roles
Challenging review questions in each chapter to prepare you for exam day
Exam Essentials, a key feature in each chapter that identifies critical areas you must become proficient in before taking the exam
A handy tear card that maps every official exam objective to thecorresponding chapter in the book, so you can track your examprep objective by objective
MCTS Microsoft SharePoint 2010 Configuration Study Guide
James Pyles, A+, Network+, works as a freelance consultant, technical writer and editor. He has been involved in numerous Ethernet rollout projects, software and hardware installations and upgrades, as well as Windows and UNIX operating system upgrades. He has provided support services for a city government IT department and a wireless network vendor, supported a usability lab for Hewlett-Packard (HP), and served as the technical writer for EmergeCore Networks, Aquent Studios, iAnywhere/Sybase, and was a Developmental Editor for Global Support Content Operations at Hewlett-Packard (HP).
His most recent book is MCTS: Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 Configuration Study Guide: Exam 70-630 (Sybex, March 2008). He has also authored SharePoint 2007: The Definitive Guide (O'Reilly, September 2007) and PC Technician Street Smarts (Sybex, November 2006). Additionally, he was the Technical Editor for SharePoint for Project Management (O'Reilly, October 2008) and Essential SharePoint 2007 (O'Reilly, July 2008).
James has also written numerous eLearning courses such as Wireless Networking Solutions, Small Business Servers and Networking, Securing Windows XP, and Senior Network Administrator Best Practices, for hardware vendors such as HP, eMachines, and Gateway. James has Bachelors degrees in Psychology and Computer Network Support and a Masters degree in Counseling. He currently works at Keynetics.