We’re excited to announce that Craig Zacker and Orin Thomas’s MCITP Self-Paced Training Kit (Exam 70-686): Windows 7 Enterprise Desktop Administrator (ISBN 9780735627178; 592 pages) is now available for purchase!   You can find the book’s Contents at a Glance and as excerpt form the introduction in this previous post . In today’s post, please enjoy an excerpt from Chapter 2, “Designing a Client Life Cycle.”   CH A P T E R 2 Designing a Client Life Cycle When you are designing a client life cycle, you should ensure that your plan reduces the amount of time you have to spend maintaining parts of that life cycle. Your aims can include reducing the amount of time you spend managing operating system activation, configuring the operating system so that the installation is easily transferrable ...read more